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Fiordland Helicopters

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"The Ata Whenua Helicopter Experience"...Join us on a spectacular scenic flight into the heart of the Fiordland National Park. Fly over breathtaking scenery as you learn about Fiordland's rich history and culture. Land amongst the dramatic...more
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6 Milford Crescent, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 3-249 7575
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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went on a flight for our anniversary. We knew it would be out of our comfort zone but it was one of those things that we always wanted to do! My husband loved it but unfortunately my nerves got the better...More

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KimHollows, Owner at Fiordland Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your flight (even with the nerves) and service with us :)

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Why get on a boat when you can see so much more from a helicopter? Unbelievable life experience, we couldn’t all stop saying “wow”. While the weather wasn’t so good, still a breathtaking simply beautiful part of the world, both Dusky and Doubtful sounds. Our...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

We were lucky enough to have crystal clear skies and glorious sunshine. Our pilot Kim was knowledgeable and passionate about the fiords, we flew over Doubtful and Dusty sound. We had two stops and were just totally overwhelmed by how stunning it was! We also...More

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Tara S, other at Fiordland Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your flight with us!

Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I flew over Doubtful and Dusty Sound. A couple of stops along the way for photos. Two hours. Worth every cent. Mark the pilot is very knowledgeable and experienced. He definitely made sure to show us the beautiful parts of Fiordland National...More

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FiordlandHeli, Owner at Fiordland Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review Melissa! It was such a pleasure showing you & Darren our backyard and hope to see you back here in the future :-)

Reviewed August 13, 2017

We flew over Milford Sound and around the area today and the view was simply incredible. Out pilot, Mark, was so knowledgeable about the area and took us to some amazing spots around the Fiordland's, including some ice lakes around the highest peaks of the...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Flew from Milford to Te Anau. Amazing view of the Sound, and a complete new prospective on the size and shape of Fiordland. Clearing the lip at 6000ft over Sutherland Falls was just something else. Pilot was both informative and courteous throughout.

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Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

The trip took us over forest, rugged alpine terrain and lakes to the West Coast at Doubtful Sound. The landscape has to be seen to be believed and much of it is only accessible by air.

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Reviewed November 24, 2016

I took the Doubtful and Dusky Sound flight on November 7 and it was AMAZING!!!!! There were just two of us plus our wonderful pilot, Mark, and we all fit in the front seat (bench seat) so we both got great photos. Had a bit...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2016

I recently took the Dusky & Doubtful Sound tour with Fiordland Helicopters. What a great choice. I have exhausted the adjectives in describing this trip to others. This tour was just exceptional. To get out and view areas that are just inaccessible otherwise is incredible....More

Thank Jack C
Reviewed April 18, 2016

We went on a helicopter tour of the fjords around Doubtful and Dusky sounds. It lasts about an hour and half and costs a fortune. It is in a small four guest helicopter, with the pilot providing a running commentary. It is an incredibly exciting...More

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