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Itinerary
Your tour begins with pickup from your hotel in Aoraki Mount Cook Village and a short transfer to Aoraki Mount Cook Airport to begin your aerial adventure. After meeting your pilot and listening to the safety briefing, jump aboard either a ski plane or a helicopter and take off over the Mount Cook National Park.

Marvel at the spectacular scenery as you soar over Tasman Terminal Lake, swoop around the Hochstetter ice fall, and spot the mighty peak of Mount Cook, New Zealand’s highest mountain. After gazing out over the vast Tasman Glacier, New Zealand’s longest glacier, touch down on one of the mountain peaks and step out to walk across the snowy landscapes.

On the return journey, switch to either a ski plane or a helicopter to complete your aerial adventure and enjoy a different perspective of the dramatic national park.

Back at the airport, a driver will be waiting to take you back to your hotel.
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Aoraki/Mt. Cook
Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite
Overview
The Mount Cook National Park is home to New Zealand’s longest glacier and highest mountain, and the stunning scenery is even more impressive from above. This 45-minute tour includes a thrilling aerial tour by both ski plane and helicopter, soaring over the Tasman Glacier and Hochstetter icefall, and touching down on a snow-covered mountaintop. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
Highlights
  • 45-minute Mount Cook National Park ski plane and helicopter tour
  • Combine a ski plane flight and a helicopter flight for the ultimate thrill!
  • Enjoy spectacular aerial views of the Mount Cook National Park
  • Soar over the Tasman Glacier and Hochstetter icefall
  • Touchdown to experience the snow-covered landscapes up close
  • Live commentary ensures you don’t miss anything
  • Choice of departure times throughout the day
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off is included
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Bucket List trip!

This trip is one for the Bucket List! It was amazing! The views of course are stunning, playing in fresh knee deep snow for 10 minutes was really fun. I took hundreds of photos and every where we looked just blew us away. We are...More

Thank TriciaB623
Reviewed 8 July 2018
Spectacular

An experience not to be missed - the website has a great glimpse of what you will see. Apparently it was too windy up top for us to do the plane return so had helicopter both ways. The helicopter takes 6 passengers so it is...More

Thank nlhere
Reviewed 13 June 2018
Great Experience and Great view

Had a great time and great view in both aircrafts. will recommend this. staff was helpful and informative.

Thank jkchhua
Reviewed 23 April 2018
Amazing memories made :-)

What an amazing experience! Life is about making memories not collecting possesions and this is a memory my family will never forget! Absolutely breath taking scenery

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile
Fantastic experience!

We arrived early in morning to do our 45 min heli tour landing on glacier. Unfortunately the weather was not the best and we were provided with many other options. We decided on the plane/heli combo later the day. The staff were exceptional- giving us...More

1  Thank peterandjosiek
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