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Mt Cook Fly Explore Fly

By Glenorchy Air
Price was undefined, price is now NZ$609


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  • Scenic flight departing Queenstown

  • Panoramic views of the stunning Tasman Glacier

  • Orbit the summit ridge of Mt. Cook

  • Small group of just seven passengers per aircraft

  • Every seat a window seat in our fixed-wing aircraft

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Complementary Queenstown Transfers Available

  • What's included

    Child/booster seats available on request, baby earmuffs also provided

  • What's included

    Departures from Queenstown Airport and Glenorchy Airstrip

  • What's included

    Your knowledgeable, highly skilled local pilot will provide interesting and informative commentary

  • What's excluded

    If you are interested in a heli landing on the glacier this would be at an addition cost

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability

  • Infants 0-2 and under 15kg travel for FREE and must sit on laps

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required to confirm a trip

  • Given alpine flying conditions, Glenorchy Air reserves the right to alter the flight paths or cancel flights due to weather and safety considerations. Full refunds would be processed

  • Clients cancelling within 24 hours of a confirmed trip will be charged in full

What you can expect

Enjoy unparalleled views from the window seat of our fixed-wing aircraft and marvel at the most awe-inspiring aerial views of the summit ridge of Mt. Cook and the Tasman Glacier before landing in Mt. Cook National Park. Your knowledgeable, highly skilled local pilot providing interesting and informative commentary during this flight of a lifetime.

With a flight time or approx 60/70 minutes, our preferred route heads directly up the spine of the South Island for you to enjoy panoramic views of Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea one way and arguably New Zealand's most beautiful lake, Lake Pukaki, the other.

Touching down at Aoraki/Mt. Cook Airport on the outskirts of Mt. Cook Village spend up to 3 hours on the ground to explore. Enjoy lunch at The Hermitage Hotel, check out the Sir Edmund Hillary Centre, walk the Hooker Valley Track or, in partnership with our friends at Mt. Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters by INFLITE add on the 'Tasman Experience' and land on New Zealand's largest glacierin either a helicopter or plane with skis.

If you have any questions regarding this experience feel free to get in touch with us.


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Activity Location

  • Aoraki Mount Cook Village Canterbury 7999

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Queenstown airport
    • Sir Henry Wigley Drive
    • Queenstown Otago 9300
    • Hotel pick-ups available
    • Queenstown Otago

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