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Milford Sound Helicopter Flight

The spectacular spectacle of New Zealand's wonderful Milford Sound will be enhanced to even greater effect with a scenic helicopter flight high above!
Milford Sound Helicopter Flight


  • 90 Minute scenic helicopter flight

  • One of Earth's most spectacular flights

  • Experience an alpine snow landing

  • Incredible Southern Alps scenery

  • Courtesy transfers from Queenstown

  • Operates daily on demand

The highly-acclaimed scenery of New Zealand's amazing Fiordland region is exemplified to the fullest by Milford Sound - the proverbial "jewel in the crown" of this wonderfully natural area of the South Island. This amazing scenic helicopter flight over Milford Sound will give you the most spectacular views of the fiord and its many natural features, including the mountains, lakes and waterways that make the region so special. Departing from Queenstown, you'll fly directly into the heartland of this world-famous destination and soak in some pure nature from on high, experiencing unmatched views of both the Sound and Mitre Peak before landing and getting a taste of it all on foot.

After you've had a chance to get up close with Milford Sound's nature, the homeward helicopter flight commences, during which you'll get to experience an alpine snow landing to cap off this wondrous encounter with NZ's nature before returning to Queenstown with memories that will last a lifetime!

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  • 90 minute scenic helicopter flight over Milford Sound
  • An alpine snow landing
  • Courtesy transfers from central locations in Queenstown


  • Fly into the heartland of Fiordland National Park experiencing unparalleled views of world famous Milford Sound and Mitre Peak before landing. Homeward, experience an alpine snow landing before returning to Queenstown
  • Journey through New Zealand's most dramatic scenery
  • This captivating flight takes you over secluded alpine lakes, lush rainforest, and past rugged peaks
  • Experience the grandeur of the Southern Alps enroute to landing at The Divide


  • 90 minute round trip

Departure Location

  • Flights depart from The Helicopter Line Base, Lucas Place, Queenstown, unless a pick-up has been arranged

Hotel Pickup

Note: pick-ups generally take place 1 hour before your scheduled flight time, however are determined closer to the time. Upon completion of your booking, you will be required to call the supplier directly to confirm the exact pick-up time, 24 hours before your flight

  • Mercure Queenstown Resort
  • YHA Lakefront
  • Millennium Hotel
  • The Hilton
  • Heritage Queenstown
  • Azur Lodge
  • Rydges Lakeland Resort
  • Peppers Beacon
  • Crowne Plaza
  • Sofitel Queenstown and Soa
  • Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
  • Nomads Queenstown
  • Heartland Hotel Queenstown
  • Scenic Suites Queenstown
  • Blue Peaks Lodge
  • Blue Peaks Apartments
  • Copthorne Hotel and Resort Queenstown Lakefront
  • Copthorne Hotel & Apartments Queenstown Lakeview

What To Bring

  • Sunglasses, sturdy footwear and a camera are recommended

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