For an experience not to be missed Tekapo Helicopters offer a range of scenic flights over the spectacular alpine scenery of the Mount Cook region, one of the top New Zealand attractions, viewing glaciers, lakes and snow capped peaks, the majority of flights including a snow landing. Experience the beauty of this area up close with flights ranging from 20 to 60 minutes.
This scenic flight lasts approximately 20 minutes and takes you high into the Joseph mountain range where you will land on top of Mount Joseph and take in the panoramic views of the Southern Alps, the turquoise waters of Lake Pukaki, Lake Tekapo and the Mackenzie Basin and returning past Lake Alexandrina and its contrasting colours.
This scenic flight lasts approximately 30 minutes and takes in views of the stunning Mackenzie Basin, the turquoise colours of Lake Pukaki and Lake Tekapo before heading into the Mount Cook National Park. Fly amongst the tallest mountains in New Zealand before landing on the snow where you have time to appreciate the panoramic views of Mount Cook and the Southern Alps.
This scenic helicopter flight lasts approximately 40 minutes beginning by flying over the stunning lakes of Pukaki and Tekapo with their beautiful turquoise hues, over high country sheep stations and onto Mount Cook National Park where you will soar through the snow capped peaks before landing on the panoramic Liebig Dome. Marvel at the breathtaking views of Mount Cook, the Southern Alps and the Tasman & Murchison Glaciers before returning through rugged mountain tops and the Mackenzie Basin.
This scenic 50 minute helicopter flight takes you right into the heart of the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park offering amazing views of the Tasman & Hooker Glaciers before crossing the main divide and flying past the face of Mount Cook. The flight then continues to the West Coast to orbit the Fox Glacier where you can view the giant crevasses from the air and back to the East Coast where we land on the Liebeg Dome from where you can view Mount Cook, the Southern Alps and the Murchison Glacier.
With an approximate flight time of 60 minutes takes you into the heart of New Zealand, the Aoraki Mount Cook and Westland National Parks seeing the superb turquoise colours of Lake Pukaki and Lake Tekapo en route. View the Tasman & Hooker Glaciers, get up close and personal with Mount Cook, take in the rugged flowing glaciers that are the Fox and Franz Josef followed by a magnificent snow landing on the Liebig Dome back on the East Coast. return through the rugged formations of the mountain tops that have been gouged out by glaciers thousands of years ago.