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Mount Cook and Glaciers

Explore New Zealand’s highest peak, ancient glaciers, icefalls, clear alpine lakes, rivers and more on the Mount Cook and Glaciers Scenic Flight.

Highlights

Fly over crystal clear lakes, rivers and the rugged Southern alpine terrain
1 Hour 40 minutes
Ancient glaciers, crystal clear lakes, rivers and more.
Fly over the Southern alpine terrain
New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook
eExplore spectacular Tasman, Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers

What you need to know

No trip to New Zealand’s south island is complete without visiting Mount Cook and the ideal way to explore this largely inaccessible alpine region is from above. On the Mount Cook and Glaciers Scenic Flight, you discover the unique characteristics that make this region so popular, such as its ancient glaciers, crystal clear lakes, rivers and more.

Board the well-appointed Cessna aircraft and fly over the Southern alpine terrain to New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook and explore the spectacular Tasman, Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers. As an optional extra, you can actually land on one! As the aircraft has high wings, large windows and window seats, you enjoy clear views of these magnificent sights throughout the entire 1 hour and 40 minute scenic flight!

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Includes

Fly over crystal clear lakes, rivers and the rugged Southern alpine terrain on your way to New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook.

Discover the stunning Tasman, Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers. This flight also offers glacier landings by helicopter or skiplane as an optional extra.

Departs

On demand

Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

Please Note

Minimum numbers apply

Prices are per person and include GST. Child 4-14 years of age. Infants (3 years and under) free of charge.

Children must be accompanied by a fare paying adult.

Mount Cook and Glaciers

PO Box 767, Queenstown, NZ 9382