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Doubtful Experience Private Helicopter Charter from Queenstown provided by Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters

Doubtful Experience Private Helicopter Charter from Queenstown

Doubtful Experience Private Helicopter Charter from Queenstown
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
3h 30m
Hotel pickup offered
Wheelchair accessible
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    3h 30m
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Experience the vastness of Doubtful Sound, three times longer and ten times larger than Milford Sound by flying out to the Tasman Sea on route to a gourmet lunch and wine in remote alpine wilderness before returning to Queenstown via even more outstanding scenery from Fiordland National Park.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • Choose a 9:30am, 10am, or 10:30am tour time, and meet your guide during a pickup at your Queenstown hotel. Then, transfer out to the helicopter base to begin your 3.5 hour tour. Fly west from Queenstown over Lake Wakatipu, above the famous Walter Peak Station and onwards to the stunning waters of Lake Manapouri offering views up the Iris burn, home of the Kepler Track. Across the Wilmot Pass, Doubtful Sound appears, remote and spectacular, landing amongst the beautiful inlets and dramatic views. Experience the vastness of Doubtful Sound, three times longer and ten times larger than Milford Sound by flying out to the Tasman Sea on route to a gourmet lunch and wine in remote alpine wilderness before returning to Queenstown via even more outstanding scenery from Fiordland National Park. When your helicopter flight comes to an end, return to base then transfer back to your Queenstown hotel to conclude your tour. Please note: Glacier landings are subject to weather and flight paths, and landings may change at the pilot’s discretion.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Choose a 9:30am, 10am, or 10:30am tour time, and meet your guide during a pickup at your Queenstown hotel. Then, transfer out to the helicopter base to begin your 3.5 hour tour. Fly west from Queenstown over Lake Wakatipu, above the famous Walter Peak Station and onwards to the stunning waters of Lake Manapouri offering views up the Iris burn, home of the Kepler Track. Across the Wilmot Pass, Doubtful Sound appears, remote and spectacular, landing amongst the beautiful inlets and dramatic views. Experience the vastness of Doubtful Sound, three times longer and ten times larger than Milford Sound by flying out to the Tasman Sea on route to a gourmet lunch and wine in remote alpine wilderness before returning to Queenstown via even more outstanding scenery from Fiordland National Park. When your helicopter flight comes to an end, return to base then transfer back to your Queenstown hotel to conclude your tour. Please note: Glacier landings are subject to weather and flight paths, and landings may change at the pilot’s discretion.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 9180P15
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Headsets
  • Private Helicopter flight
  • Gourmet lunch & wine
  • Lunch
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
Duration
3h 30m
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Queenstown Snowmobiles, 35 Lucas Place, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat (infants aged under three years old sit on adult's lap)
  • Due to comfort and weight/balance of the aircraft, passengers must supply accurate weights upon booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Headsets
  • Private Helicopter flight
  • Gourmet lunch & wine
  • Lunch
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Queenstown Snowmobiles, 35 Lucas Place, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
3h 30m
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat (infants aged under three years old sit on adult's lap)
  • Due to comfort and weight/balance of the aircraft, passengers must supply accurate weights upon booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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SveaSteel
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Fantastic day out with these guys. Great customer service, very friendly and accommodating. Had the most amazing day. Would highly recommend them. Faultless service
Written 6 February 2021
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Jet64758409426
Hi Sveasteel, It looks like you had an amazing day out, you definitely booked one of our most spectacular trips so I'm glad you loved it. Thank you for your lovely feedback.
Written 12 February 2021
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This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters
nate_spieler
nate_spieler
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Must do
We did the 2pm flight on Thursday 07-Jan-22 - this flight was the highlight of our Queenstown trip! The pilot was a
S9457YGvanessac
S9457YGvanessac
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Remarkable view & Remarkable experience
It was our first time in a helicopter and we had a blast! We landed near the top of the Remarkable range and the vi
DainaW965
DainaW965
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A once in a lifetime of experience
I’ve always dreamed of doing a helicopter flight through the Milford Sound and it turns out dreams do come true! It
TripAdvisoorMod
TripAdvisoorMod
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Good experience
For my 1st helicopter ride it was cool because I got to see some amazing scenery and the driver was nice to.
Sue L
Sue L
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Magic and Memorable
Superb, absolutely recommended. Our pilot Kurt was fantastic and very safety conscious. His local and historic know
Vacationer597118
Vacationer597118
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Once in a lifetime trip, an absolute must do.
This trip is literally a once in a lifetime outstanding thing to do. Whether it is a bucket list or a "hell no not
caroh457
caroh457
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AMAZING !! A total must for all Kiwis & tourists !
If you thought flying into Queenstown on a normal plane gives you what you think is a great view ... wrong !! This
DorisPrenter
DorisPrenter
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Unforgettable experience
A spur of the moment decision we'll never forget, to fly over beautiful Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu and suddenly l
D2354IXianh
D2354IXianh
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Tu meke.
What an amazing experience. It was our first time up in a helicopter and our pilot Matt made it an enjoyable exper
Chardonaydiner
Chardonaydiner
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Milford Sound and glacier flight
Weather was perfect. Flight to Milford Sound via a Glacier landing and bubbles a superb experience. The whole ope
Q6276YKpaulh
Q6276YKpaulh
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Awesome experience with spectacular views
We had the most amazing experience and we couldn’t have asked for this to be on a better day or with a better pilot
Kimberleeinskip
Kimberleeinskip
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Great experience
Overall really great experience friendly staff, the pilot was amazing super informative and made for a great trip.
Vikavityaaa
Vikavityaaa
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The best you could do in Queenstown
First time on a helicopter, and I think, so far, the best one that we'll ever experience! Beautiful views and very
TraceSteve
TraceSteve
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A holiday highlight
My husband and I were recently on holiday in Queenstown and both had a helicopter ride at the top of our list. We c
Changi11
Changi11
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Fantastic trip
Fantastic trip, really worth going. Loved the alpine landing although should have worn snow boots. Crew were friend
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