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Wilderness Wings

Hokitika, New Zealand
About Wilderness Wings
Wilderness Wings invites you on a once in a lifetime New Zealand scenic flight experience. We are a premier operator of specialising in world class scenic flight tours and exceptional wilderness adventures throughout the beautiful alpine regions of the Southern Alps. Our highly experienced freindly pilots offer informed inflight commentary while you relax and enjoy breathtaking views of our highest peaks including Mt Cook and largest glaciers including Franz Josef and Fox glaciers. We operate all year from the beautiful town of Hokitika.
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Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

Ben Patterson makes seeing New Zealand from the sky an experience that one will not soon forget! Such a beautiful plane! Ben knows every inch of his mystical Southern Island. He took us to see the glaciers, Mount Cook, Tasmin Sea, sea lions, got to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Take a flight with Ben and Experience the beauty and the awe inspiring perspective from a bird's eye view. The flight will blow you away to see so much scenery in this amazing landscape!!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Hokijack
Reviewed April 8, 2019

Wow what a flight!!!! This is one of the best tourist attractions we have done, Ben the pilot was so so good, so nice and a great pilot. the views are fantastic and well worth the money. Would do it again when we come back!!!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

If you have the time and budget, flying with wilderness wings over the glaciers and Aoraki/Mt Cook is a must do . Ben, our pilot was a real gem. He was an incredible source of information which added to a spectacular trip. The weather was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank taniam473
Reviewed January 5, 2018

A scenic flight with Wilderness Wings is a must if it's within your budget and you have the time and weather on your side. Ben - our pilot - is a mine of information and such a gent! The scenery is truly stunning; flying over...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Staying in Greymouth and wanting to see the glacier this has to be the best option and great value for money. Greymouth Taxis were helpful in getting us to the airport and back. Ben was an excellent guide and exceptionally helpful and knowledgeable about the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Y128JSjasonl
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

This was just another spectacular routine maintenance trip Hokitika - Wanaka - Hokitika for CEO (Don) and Chief Pilot (Ben).

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank 22Don
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

No words can adequately describe this experience. Simply amazing. Our pilot was so informative and skilled too.

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Shane V
Reviewed December 10, 2017

What more can I add to all the wonderful reviews that have preceded mine. Like others our helicopter trip to the glaciers was cancelled due to bad weather. After waiting all morning, the flights were cancelled for the day and we set off north to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank UKTravellers89
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

Just had the most amazing experience with Ben yesterday. It was a clear sunny morning and he flew us over Mount Cook and both Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers. The views were simply stunning and we got so close to Mount Cook it was almost...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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January 23, 2015|
Response from deukerens | Reviewed this property |
My trip cost around $300 for 2 of us. Took 2 hours and we went where the views were. Ben is a great pilot, loves the mountains and obviously wanted us too. Given the chance I'd go again tomorrow, just loved the trip. If you... More