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Mount Cook and Fox Glacier including snow landing (allow 30 minutes)

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    What to Expect
    This flight option is the most popular departing from our Fox Glacier base, check in time starts 30 minutes prior to departure and will require a quick weigh in, wristband and full name details. Once payment is confirmed at check in time (if you have booked and paid via Viator we will already know however be sure to have your voucher available - printed or on your smartphone - so we can double check details). After a short waiting period we will collect passengers for transport to our heliport, safety briefing and flight departure. Seat placement will be managed by our ground crew (and Pilot following the snow landing).   

    There are weight limitations per helicopter so please inform us when booking of any passengers above 75kg and we will ensure to allow space for everyone's comfort and safety.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Centrally located right in the Fox glacier CBD - NOTE: this flight option only departs from our Fox Glacier Base
    Departure Time
    On demand and during daylight hours in suitable weather conditions
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or refund
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    Reviews (7)
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We loved our experience and Heliservices were amazing. The weather was changing fast so we had our course changed. We instead saw Fox Glacier and Mt Cook. We landed for as long as we could getting many photos then we took off out of there....More

    Thank Sarahmaree1113
    Reviewed 1 September 2019

    We were passing thru Franz on our way to the ferry, the staff were amazing and went out of their way to help us get on a flight before we had to leave given our time schedule. We had popped into a couple of companies...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Hdiwnala
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you Hdiwnala for such a wonderful review and 5 star rating. Fantastic your pilot was able to recomend places to visit especially Lake Matheson with winderful views of Mount Cook and Mount Tasman. Thank you so much for your high recomendation of HeliServices.NZ Fox...More

    Reviewed 20 May 2019 via mobile

    We took the 30 mins ride just today morning. We were a family of 4 people with kids, about which they knew beforehand. We were to share our ride with two other gentlemen, for which we did not have any problem at all. When being...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank Bhavmetravel
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2019

    Thank you Bhavm… for your rating and review. I am truly shocked your scenic flight for your family was not to your expectations. We cater for a very wide and varied (and diverse) range of international customers and we practice customer service training regularly. First...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2019

    This is a must-do and with this company. So my wife and I arrived late to Franz Joseph the day we did it and felt compelled to take a helicopter ride. We walked around Franz Joseph and two lovely gentlemen at HeliServices were willing to...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank rnohr
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2019

    Thank you rnohr for your wonderful review. I am pleased we made your honeymoon so special and even more pleased you made the last flight of the day for your special experience. We promote great customer service with our staff and work hard to constantly...More

    Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

    Highly recommended. The view is awesome. Snow landing is an unforgettable experience as well. We had sufficient time taking photos and playing in the snow, surrounded by some amazing views.

    Thank Yvonne N
    MichaelN5544, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2018

    Wow thank you Yvonne N for your kind review and high recommendation. We are certainly surrounded by some amazing views and scenery.

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