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Mountain Helicopters

Main Street Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
+64 3-751 0045
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Local pilot with 6000hrs flying

Highly recommend this company. Altered time to give us best views of the day. Did 40min glaciers... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2015
Ricki H
,
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
must must do!!!

you need a higher score higher than excellent for this one, we did the 40min flight with Nathan... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
Thommo1965
,
Taree, Australia
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“minute flight” (23 reviews)
“snow landing” (26 reviews)
“mt cook” (17 reviews)
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Main Street Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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+64 3-751 0045
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Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Highly recommend this company. Altered time to give us best views of the day. Did 40min glaciers & Mts with snow landing. Booked special deal through book.co.nz

1  Thank Ricki H
Reviewed 26 October 2015

you need a higher score higher than excellent for this one, we did the 40min flight with Nathan from Fox and it is without doubt the best thing we have ever done brilliant, scenic, breath taking and value for money. Commentary was excellent, snow landing...More

1  Thank Thommo1965
Reviewed 6 October 2015

A heli tour with a snow landing is a must do on the West Coast. Mountain Helicopters offered great service and a very safe flight. We will go back next time to do the Glacier Walk

1  Thank Cam S
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I took the 1 hour helicopter flight with a quick landing on the glacier. It was excellent. I booked the same day and since I was a single they were able to put me in with a group of 3 and it worked out perfectly....More

1  Thank SunKissingMoon
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Our family of four took the 30 minute helicopter flight with mountain landing. The entire experience from friendly pilot to the views and sensation of being up on top of the world was like something out of a dream! Lots of time to take in...More

2  Thank OFiona
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

I don't know what heaven is like, obviously, but I do hope it's a bit like this amazing experience! We put our lives, not in the hands of God, but in the hands of Simon and Adrian, who did a marvellous job of not only...More

3  Thank Jan R
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

I was nervous about this due to the price and the fact I'm scared of heights, but wow! Very glad we did it! Walked in off the street and the two men who served us said they'd be able to get us in the air...More

2  Thank MaddyRB
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Great flight very scenic worth every dollar , very professional and safe. Landed on the snow stayed 20 minutes great photo opportunity. Very accommodating one of our party was sick the morning of the flight gave us a full refund

2  Thank dylan5211
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Having flown in many helicopters before this one was by far the best. Massive windows and small chopper giving you a real feeling of flying. The ride was long and thanks to the pilot we had magnificent view of mt cook and mt Tasman. They...More

2  Thank MarikaZak
Reviewed 29 May 2015

When my husband and I visited New Zealand earlier this year one of the things he wanted to do was take a Helicopter flight to Mount Cook and the Glaziers. When we arrived in Fox we went to Mountain Helicopters to book the 30 minute...More

4  Thank Pamela T
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Carcajou301
You mentioned you flew on a twin engine Squirrel Helicopter. Mountain Helicopters doesn't list that kind of aircraft. Maybe you flew with a different company?
15 September 2016|
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Response from HoraceWalker | Property representative |
Mountain Helicopters operates AS355F1 ZK-HKY
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