The magnificent scenery and views around Queenstown can only truly be experienced from the air via a scenic helicopter flight. Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters offer a selection of scenic flights which can fly you over the highpoints 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 is plenty of Middle-earth to see for Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit fans also.

The Remarkables with Landing

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 – a truly sensational photo opportunity. A courtesy coach is available to pick up and drop off passengers from their accommodation in the Queenstown area.
Duration: 20 minutes
Landing: Alpine Landing

Year round Adult Child
1 October 2016 – 30 September 2017 $235 $165 book now!

 

Alpine Scenic Flight with Landing

A winning combination. 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. The route is dependent on snow conditions. A courtesy coach is available to pick up and drop off passengers from their accommodation in the Queenstown area.
Duration: 35 minutes
Landing: Snow Landing

Summer Adult Child
1 October 2016 – 30 September 2017 $330 $230 book now!

 

Because you’ll be outdoors in an alpine environment, you will need

  • Comfortable walking shoes or boots
  • Windproof jacket
  • Warm clothing
  • Camera, sunglasses, hat, sunblock and any personal items

Terms & Conditions

  • Prices include return flights to/from Queenstown and hotel transfers from central Queenstown
  • Flights are dependent on weather conditions. Times are approximate and flight paths/landings may change at the pilots discretion
  • Maximum 6 passengers
  • Weight is required to be stated at time of booking if passenger exceeds 83 kilograms
  • More terms and conditions can be found here