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Scenic helicopter flights over the Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers including Mount Cook and Mount Tasman. We offer departures from Franz Josef AND Fox Glacier. Currently under the company name of Fox & Franz Heliservices.
Main Road Franz Josef Village, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
We took the 30 minute helicopter flight up Fox Glacier, across the face of Mount Cook, then landed on the top of Fox Glacier. Immediately after takeoff the experience seemed surreal as we cruised up the snow covered mountain ridges. The weather was fantastic with...More
Thank you very much for wonderful memory.
This is the place we recommend to every one. Very nice and polite people they know how to respect their customers.
We definitely will see you next year.
Mike N, General Manager at Alpine Adventure Centre Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018
Thank you so much aurel00 for our great review. We are pleased you have wonderful memories of your heli tour and also great to hear your comments about us "Very nice and polite people they know how to respect their customers"
Best helicopter ride to the top of the world!
An Experience we will never forget, flights are on tap at fox glacier. we booked 1/2 hour before and wanted to get up straight away as we could see the clouds rolling in from a distance....More
We weren’t sure if we should spend the money for what would be a short flight up a hill ... well it was worth every cent. One of those moments that you don’t get to experience every day. Bill was a lovely guide and the...More
We had a fantastic ride here. It's expensive but worth every dollar .
We were lucky to go on a sunny day with no clouds in the sky.
The heli company is very professional. The pilot was great. He even took photos of us in...More
These guys were the most engaging in the months leading up to our visit...the other companies didn’t respond to the emails we sent asking questions regarding bad weather cancellations (this one offers full refund).
While we had booked a two glacier plus snow landing, weather...More
Depending on the weather, helicopter flights to the Franz Josef and Fox glaciars take 30 to 40 minutes. The organization is top from start to finish, very professional !
The pilots are very, very good : they take their time to 'show you around' in...More
While on a recent Lions Tour of NZ we decided to hire some cars, drive down the west coast and visit Franz Joseph..Fox Glacier.. one of the best decisions we made. The scenery was amazing and the quaint little place was awesome. Once in a...More
The helicopter ride over Fox Glacier was a fantastic experience. It gave you a good perspective of the enormity of the glacier and fantastic views. The pilot was very professional and knowledgeable. It was a very worth while experience and would recommend this to anyone