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Address: Whataroa, New Zealand
Phone Number: 0800 423 463
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Excellent Service! Excellent Experience!

The people working at Glacier Country could not have been more friendly and helpful. The flight was spectacular and landing on the actual glacier was a unique and memorable... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The people working at Glacier Country could not have been more friendly and helpful. The flight was spectacular and landing on the actual glacier was a unique and memorable experience. Highly recommend going with these guys. The price is right too!

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Singapore River, Singapore
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

My 6-year old son and I took the longest trip offered with the glacier landing. Kevin and his team were awesome to work with and the pilot for our trip was great. We had a clear day and Kevin made sure we all took off at the optimal time of day to minimize shadows and sun glare. Kevin's flights are... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Well, I was sceptical. After 3 weeks in NZ, we'd decided to spend a few extra days around the Glaciers at Fox and Franz J. The weather had been terrible but we stuck it out. We had planned a trip with Kevin (just the short one) and as the weather was bad he was very flexible and we pushed it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We saw all the positive reviews for this flight on trip advisor back in England and so decided this was the company we were going to use and planned our itinerary around it. On the day we had planned to go the weather was not good and so after several phone calls and emails to Kevin, the trip was off.... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We had the most superb morning to fly over the glaciers & Mt Cook, while this business may only be small, it provided all that we were looking for at a lesser cost than the flights out of Fox or Franz Josef. Safety was a priority & we were accommodated within the time frame that we wanted. Great experience!

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Flemington, New Jersey
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We chose the 30 minute overflight and could not have been more amazed with the experience. The flight up the valley was amazing, but the flight over and around the glaciers and Mt. Cook exceeded our expectations. The pilot went out of his way to explain what we were seeing and chose routes to take advantage of the sunny weather.... More 

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Matamata, New Zealand
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We stopped to take some scenic photos and came across these guys. The customer service was fantastic, we did a 30 minute flight with amazing views of Mt Cook and Franz Joesph glacier as well as much much more. Cannot speak highly enough of this trip and company!

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Paeroa, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

What an adventure from start to finish, The customer service was awesome, We shared our trip with 2 girls from Austria. Brad our pilot was fantastic telling us all there was about which glacier was which and what was where during our 30 minute flight in the Helicopter, The views and photos we took we great. It was the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Didn't plan on this bit when approached and we had missed a glacier boat tour we jumped at the chance. Staff and pilot were fantastic and the flight was second to none. Great value for money and a must do!

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Reading, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We hadn't planned to do a helicopter trip - we'd only stopped to use the toilets which were signed from the main road! However, when approached by the man from his office, it got us thinking. We were able to negotiate a bit of a discount and were SO glad we did it! We opted for the 'Middle Earth' overflight.... More 

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Address: Whataroa, New Zealand
Phone Number: 0800 423 463
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Whataroa

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