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Scenic Helicopter Flight with Milford Sound Landing

Departing from Glenorchy, you’ll fly across the Southern Alps to discover spectacular glaciers, hidden lakes of Milford Sound and Mitre Peak.
Scenic Helicopter Flight with Milford Sound Landing


  • Scenic helicopter flight from Glenorchy

  • Landing at Milford Sound

  • Spectacular views of Milford Sound

  • Fly across the Southern Alps

  • Discover native beech forests

  • Short stroll towards Mitre Peak

This remarkable Glenorchy scenic helicopter flight is set to be a highlight of your holiday in New Zealand. Take to the skies and fly across the Southern Alps to discover the vast, towering peaks, spectacular glaciers, cascading waterfalls and hidden lakes nestled within the Milford Sound and Mitre Peak.

Touching down on the edge of the fiord, embark on a short stroll towards the towering Mitre Peak. A Milford Sound helicopter flight is a great addition to any itinerary with unforgettable memories and glorious views straight from a postcard. Allow up to 90 minutes for the entire experience. Departures are available at 10.30am and 1.30pm.

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  • Scenic helicopter flight
  • Landing at Milford Sound


  • Experience the 'Eighth Wonder of the World' by air
  • Fly over the magnificent fiord, carved by ancient glaciers
  • Soar above Mitre Peak and the famous waterfalls of Milford Sound
  • Take a short stroll towards the towering Mitre Peak


  • This experience departs at 10:30am and 1:30pm


  • Please allow approximately 90 minutes for this experience

Departure Location

  • All flights depart from Heli Glenorchy on 35 Mull Street, Glenorchy, New Zealand

What To Bring

  • Wear sensible comfortable covered shoes
  • Bring along or wear warm clothing, including a jacket
  • Remember to bring your camera, sunscreen, sunglasses and insect repellent

Additional Information

  • Minimum passenger numbers apply
  • Tour operator reserves the right to up-grade passengers or merge flights for operational reasons or flight management purposes if required
  • Occasionally flight paths or landing locations may alter at the pilot’s discretion
  • Flights are also weather dependent
  • For the purpose of aircraft weight and balance and in accordance with the Civil Aviation Authority rules and regulations, we require all passenger weights at the time of booking. Once we have received and reviewed this information we will be able to confirm the booking

Cancellation Policy

  • A minimum of 24 hours notice is required if you chose to cancel your booking.
  • Any cancellations made with less than 24 hours notice will incur a 50% fee.
  • If no notice is given and passengers ‘no-show’ for the flight, 100% of the fare will be charged.
  • If we have to cancel your flight due to bad weather, no fees are incurred.

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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