Neve Discoverer - 20 Minute Helicopter Flight

Take to the skies on a thrilling helicopter flight over the Franz Josef or Fox Glaciers!

Highlights

  • 20 minute scenic flight
  • Snow landing

The rugged West Coast is home to some of the most dramatic landscapes in New Zealand where the mountains meet the Tasman Sea and where rainforests make way to Glaciers.

Only here can glaciers be found in such a majestic setting, in such close proximity to the Sea, making Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers truly unique.

Feel the anticipation build as you board our state of the art helicopter with large viewing windows and gently lift off on your adventure.

You'll experience awe-inspiring views from the get-go as we make our way to either the Fox or Franz Josef Glacier.

This exclusive flight also includes a snow landing allowing you to play in the snow or simply soak up the stunning views of this untouched wilderness.

Come and experience with us a truly magical alpine wonderland...

 

Adult $280.00
Child $196.00 (4- 14 years)
Infant $140.00 (0 - 3 years)

Location

  • Departs from Franz Josef, Main South Road SH6, Franz Josef

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Bad Weather Refunds

  • If your experience is cancelled by the operator (because of the weather or anything else out of your control) you will be entitled to a full refund.

Notes

  • Minimum number of 4 persons for the flight to be confirmed, single bookings are wait listed to confirm. Your exact time to fly will be as close to the time indicated in your booking and will be confirmed by our base

Available Bookings from October 25 to October 31

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Sun 25 Oct
Mon 26 Oct
Tue 27 Oct
Wed 28 Oct
Thu 29 Oct
Fri 30 Oct
Sat 31 Oct

8spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

8spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

8spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$196.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

8spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$280.00
  • Child$196.00
  • Infant$140.00

6spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

5spaces priced from:

  • Adult$185.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$140.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

4.8

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Nava from Israel wrote on 12 March 2020

The highlight of my trip

What an awesome thing to do. Beautiful sight from the air and a great landing on the glacier.

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Simon from New Zealand wrote on 28 February 2020

Neve discover flight

Amazing flight great pilot knew he’s stuff would definitely recommend this

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David Beech from Canada wrote on 19 January 2020

Fantastic Ride!

This was a last minute decision to do this, and I’m glad I did. What a thrill to ride up and see the full glacier from on top! Landing and the short time on the glacier was worth it. Thrilled is all I can say.

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From Neve Discoverer - 20 Minute Helicopter Flight

Hi David, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so thrilled you had a wonderful experience with us and thank you for sharing your beautiful photos. We hope you enjoyed the remainder of your New Zealand Adventure. Kind Regards, The Helicopter Line, West Coast

Sharon Hart from Australia wrote on 03 September 2019

A M A Z I N G

A must do! Staff were great, pilot excellent and experience was extraordinary. Don’t miss it!

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From Neve Discoverer - 20 Minute Helicopter Flight

Hi Sharon, Thank you for your wonderful review. We really enjoyed having you fly with us. Our flights are a fantastic way to see the glaciers and the expanse of our national park. Wishing you a safe journey home. Kind Regards, The West Coast Team

Aidan Bryers from New Zealand wrote on 03 September 2020

Amazing!

Well worth every cent! Must come back and do the heli hike!

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