Experience the magnificent scenery around Queenstown from the air with a scenic helicopter flight!
Taking off from Queenstown airport, your helicopter flight will take you to some of the most spectacular sites that Queenstown and its surrounds has to offer. Depending on the flight that you select, you can fly over the high points of Lake Wakatipu, The Remarkables, Coronet Peak, Kawarau Gorge, Shotover River and Skippers Canyon. Experience the thrill of landing on snow and glaciers deep within the alpine ranges .... and there's plenty of Middle Earth to see!
Check out the following scenic helicopter flights - book your seat online with us today!
The Remarkables (20 minutes): Experience the best view in town. Land on the Remarkables spur, overlooking Queenstown and the Wakatipu basin with Coronet and Cecil Peaks in the distance. It offers a sensational photo opportunity at 5,000 feet.
Skippers Express (30 minutes): Fly over Coronet Peak and land high above historic Skippers Canyon. Return via Ben Lomond saddle for magnificent views of Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu and Frankton arm.
Alpine Scenic (35 minutes): Spectacular alpine scenery including Skippers Canyon and the Queenstown basin as well as the chance to land in the snow on one of the regions stunning peaks whatever the season.
Glacier Explorer (50 minutes): Head west over the Queenstown basin and Paradise Valley and into Mt Aspiring National Park. Enjoy an exhilarating flight past spectacular mountains and blue-green ice falls before landing on one of the many glaciers within the Forbes Mountains.
Address: 35 Lucas Place, Queenstown Airport, Frankton, Queenstown
Transfers are available for certain hotels, please enter your hotel name when booking.
Please wait outside your hotel/pick-up location at least 10 minutes in advance of your scheduled pick-up time.
Child ticket: Ages 0 - 11 years
Flight time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm, every hour
The aircraft has capacity for 6 passengers per flight.
Please provide your weight when booking. This is important as availability for depends on the total weight of passengers on a flight. Passengers weighing over 83kg need to inquire of our customer service.
What to bring:
Enclosed walking shoes
Upon booking this product, you will receive confirmation in the form of a tour voucher.
Please present the voucher on your mobile device on the day of the tour.
Your tour operator's contact details are included on the tour voucher.