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Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights

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Exciting scenic flights and exclusive helicopter excursions to Milford Sound, remote locations in Fiordland and Mt Cook. We are the only helicopter company licensed to land on the Tasman Glacier at Mt Cook. Fly with the pilots who filmed the Lord of...more
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Tex Smith Ln | Frankton, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed October 9, 2009

My wife and I are fortunate enough to visit Queenstown a couple of times a year. This year we took my mum and dad who are 78 and 84 yrs old. I managed to convince them to come on a scenic flight with us as...More

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Heliworks, Office Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your great review, we are happy you enjoyed your flight. Hopefully we can take you on another flight next time you are here. Kind Regards Heliworks Queenstown

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the most perfect experience flying to coromandel peak for some wedding photos! Service was fantastic, flight was amazing and added such a special aspect to our wedding dayMore

Thank Stay42052
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, Thanks for taking the time to post a review - it was our pleasure taking you all out and we hope to welcome you back again soon! Perhaps we can take you both to the Earnslaw Burn next time you're in Queenstown! Kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the highlight of my trip in queenstown new zealand! I’ve never been to a place that is so surreal! Super amazing!!! Creation is very beautiful and our pilot Scott was very accommodating and niceMore

Thank Carla P
Heliworks, Front Office Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Carla, Thanks for taking the time to post a review on your Ultimate Paradise Picnic up at Earnslaw Burn. Earnslaw Burn is certainly a stunning place to visit, and we're so glad we got to share it with you! We're glad you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our last morning in Queenstown we treated ourselves to the 75 min LOTR flight and had an amazing trip. The weather was beautiful and clear and the flight was smooth. The views were breathtaking and our two landings gave us some wonderful photo shots...More

Thank Michael G
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Michael, Thanks very much for taking the time to post a review on your LOTR scenic flight. We're glad you had a great time with Davey and it was certainly our pleasure! We hope to welcome you back to Queenstown again in the near...More

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Hi All Bailey and I had an amazing trip with you. First we had the pleasure of meeting Sir Richard ”Hannibal” Hayes and touring the Antarctic beast of a chopper. Then Scott (awesome pilot and snow ball thrower) flew us through God’s own country. Many...More

Thank kbechly
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kristen and Bailey, Thanks very much for taking the time to post a review. We're glad you had a great time with Scott - plus the added bonus of meeting Sir Richard Hayes! We hope to welcome you two back to Queenstown again in...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018

I recently proposed to my girlfriend. Everyone on the team was so helpful. they provided carefully thought out recommendations and planned every minute detail. She was truly surprised and loved it! The best thing was that everyone genuinely cared about making sure our experience was...More

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Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Saneet, Thanks very much for taking the time to post a review. We're glad to have made an memorable experience for the two of you - the weather was perfect for your proposal flight! We hope to welcome you two back to Queenstown again...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018

The team at Heliworks team at Queenstown were awesome in helping me plan my proposal. They had great information available to assist me in making my decision of location, they gladly liaised with the photographer on the day. They did a fantastic job and could...More

1  Thank Taryn O
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Taryn, Thanks very much for taking the time to post a review. We were more than happy to help plan the perfect proposal for you and glad it went as planned! It was our pleasure taking you out on this special flight and hope...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The flight exceeded our expectations. Matt our pilot was awesome! And a very good photographer 😆👌 Will 100% be returning again

Thank Chantelle J
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chantelle, Thanks for posting a review. We will be sure to pass your comments onto our pilot and glad you had a great time! We hope to welcome you back to Queenstown again in the near future. Kind regards, Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters.

Reviewed August 13, 2018

We took a Heliworks flight up to Cecil Peak for our Wedding Photos and the experience was second to none. Thank you Heliworks for making everything so easy, fun and unforgettable! x

1  Thank Emilia W
Heliworks, Offive Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Hi Milly, Thank you for your review, we are happy to have been a part of your special day. Kind Regards Heliworks Queenstown Team

Reviewed August 12, 2018

This was a highlight of our trip to New Zealand. Heliworks provide an amazing service. Staff were excellent and very friendly from start to finish. Our pilot and guide, Richard Mills, was extremely knowledgable and experienced. He was happy to answer any questions we had...More

Thank JennyG3176
Heliworks, Offive Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Hi there, Thank you for this amazing review, I will pass this onto Richard as well. We hope to see you again next time you are in Queenstown. Kind Regards Heliworks Queenstown Team

Reviewed June 25, 2018

Fast responses from the staff. Everyone is extremely friendly. Pilot is knowledgable of the areas you are visiting. You are well taken care of.

Thank Donovan_Wayne
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to post a review! We hope you had a great flight and hope to welcome you back to Queenstown again in the near future! Kind regards, Heliworks Queenstown

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JennyT3097
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Response from P9714QGjamesb | Reviewed this property |
Not much at all. The helicopter lands 30m from the edge
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Tonythebedouin
March 14, 2016|
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Response from Heliworks | Property representative |
Hi there, We have a couple of different options in regards to our LOTR flights. We have the Best of the Lord of the Rings which is $1940.00 pp , Great Forest flight $935.00 pp and the Flight to the Ford $500.00pp. If you... More
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Jason S
December 23, 2014|
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Response from herefishyfishy123 | Reviewed this property |
We went on the "ultimate paradise picnic'. Landed on a snow capped mountain nearby (they asked us if we would like to land on the snow or grass somewhere). We were up there for about an hour and a half, awesome experience!
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