Mt. Cook Fly | Explore | Fly ex Queenstown

Tour info

Duration
7 hours
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Why take this tour?

Experience unparalleled aerial views of New Zealand's Southern Alps, the spectacle that is Aoraki / Mt. Cook plus three of the country's most spectacular glaciers, all in one breathtaking flight. Enjoy unparalleled views from the window seat of our fixed-wing aircraft your knowledgeable, highly skilled local pilot providing interesting and informative commentary. Orbit the summit ridge of Mount Cook and marvel at the most remarkable glaciers New Zealand has to offer - Fox and Franz Josef glaciers on the west coast and the Tasman glacier within Aoraki / Mt. Cook national park. Touching down on the outskirts of Mt. Cook Village spend up to 4 hours on the ground exploring. Enjoy lunch at The Hermitage Hotel, check out the Sir Edmund Hillary Centre, walk the Hooker Valley Track, or, in partnership with our friends at Mt. Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters by INFLITE add on the 'Tasman Experience' and land on New Zealand's largest glacier.

What’s included?

  • Departures from Queenstown Airport and Glenorchy Airstrip

  • Child/booster seats available on request, baby earmuffs also provided

  • Your knowledgeable, highly skilled local pilot will provide interesting and informative commentary

  • Complementary Shuttle from Central Queenstown by 11 seater van

  • Glacier landing not included, available to add on an additional cost

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Before you book

  • Duration: 7h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

All passengers aged over 12 years and 3 months are required to present their vaccine certificates. Failure to do so will prevent you from travelling with Glenorchy Air. If a passenger is not able to show a valid vaccination certificate on check-in, they will not be eligible for a refund.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

About operator:

Under new ownership since July 2019. Discover Milford Sound and Beyond. Glenorchy Air operates awe-inspiring, intimate scenic flights from Queenstown and Glenorchy to Milford Sound, Mt Cook and Beyond, flown by knowledgeable, highly skilled local pilots who strive to exceed your expectations and deliver you a once in a lifetime experience. All our Aircraft have exclusively window seats, headsets to hear the pilot’s commentary and modern safety features. Professional and Personal Service is Guaranteed from this Family owned and operated, Queenstown based company. Your window seat awaits.

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