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The Helicopter Line Queenstown

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Set against a backdrop of The Remarkables Mountain Range and nestled on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown is a picture perfect alpine paradise, recognised internationally. The many exciting activities available in this natural playground have...more
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Lucas Place | Queenstown Airport, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved our flight with Ben. He was really friendly and had great banter. An amazing pilot for sure, felt really safe, landings were solid and flying with him was a great experience

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Couldn’t be happier with our helicopter ride up to Remarkables. Our pilot Ben was a great guy who made the trip the best thing we’ve done. Definitely the highlight of our holiday and worth every cent!!! Thanks so much for such a sensational experience. Highly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trip we took took in some sensational scenery including a landing on the snow on the mountain top. However after having done trips in the Grand Canyon and elsewhere this is grossly overpriced. Over $600 for 2 of us for 30 minutes can’t be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the 20 minute trip up to the Remarkables for a landing up on a snowy peak and loved every second. The staff were all friendly and professional in the booking process, the checking in and the pilot himself was also a great guy....More

Thank edwardwarrenok
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have flown a few times with this professional business and each time it seems to surpass in amazingness!! Today we flew to Milford Sound, a piece of extraordinary beauty tucked within the Fiordland - North West of Queenstown.... Our pilot Pete Saxton has had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At first we wanted to go by heli in mount cook,but it was very expensive and also full booked,and after that we tried to book online for heli in queenstown. Although Queenstown is really different with Mount Cook,but we were happy and very excited too,especially...More

Thank chrysantha
TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chrysantha, Awesome that you flew with us the other day and that you had an unforgettable moment on your flight up the Remarkables. The photo looks fantastic up on the snow. We hope your time here in Queenstown was enjoyable.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Helicopter line Queenstown are a well oiled machine. There is nothing they could do to improve this excursion,from the free pick up in town to your return. The staff were very accommodating and the pilot very entertaining. The view from the top of the Remarkables...More

Thank Rick T
TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rick, Great to hear that your time with us was fantastic. We appreciate you choosing to fly with us here at The Helicopter Line. We hope that you enjoyed all your time in Queenstown.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you happen to get a nice clear day in Queenstown, I highly recommend taking this tour to the top of the Remarkables with "Helicopter Line Queenstown." We did the 20 minute tour and it was plenty of time to take some video and photos...More

Thank JohnN59
TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John, Thanks for the review, awesome to hear that you had such a great experience with us. The photos that you took look amazing. We hope that you enjoyed all your time in Queenstown.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time in a helicopter - views were amazing of Queenstown and we landed on top of remarkables - I think if I was to book again I would book a longer trip as it seemed very quick - we went up...More

Thank sophie41
TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sophie, awesome to hear that the views were amazing and the photos from your flight look great. Our Remarkables 20 minute flight, like all our scenic flights here in Queenstown, include a 10 minute landing. We are sorry to hear that you felt this...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018

We headed up to the glacier so our 93 year old mum could see the snow for the first time on her birthday. Our pilot Phil was amazing. He went beyond the call of duty to ensure she had a wonderful time on the snow....More

Thank mckric
TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this review, we have passed on your kind words to your pilot Phil. It sounds like you had an incredible day in the sky and on the snow whilst here in Queenstown. We hope that you enjoyed the rest of your time...More

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Larry M
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This company seems to operate all over the South Island so I imagine they do. I recommend you contact them direct, their customer service is spot on.
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