A big thank you to the team at Aspiring Helicopters for a fantastic experience. After not being able to fly on our originally booked day due to poor weather the staff made every effort to accomodate us on another day that suited us. Our trip...More
From booking, communication on weather conditions , checking in and flying, the staff were excellent. As others have stated this is an awesome experience, There were only 3 of us on Christmas eve in a 4 seater, but the ride was not twitchy and virtually...More
Aspiring Helicopters is about 25mins outside of Wanaka, and as we neared it, we could see paragliders up near the mountains. The kids took turns to sit in front of the helicopter (to and from the glacier landing). As we ascended up to the mountains,...More
My wife and I took the 1-hour Mt Aspiring tour with two landings. The Aspiring Helicopters team is extremely well organized and really nice. We called in the morning to check regarding the weather conditions, were called back by Michelle an hour later and booked...More
I took my 2 kids on a 25 minute helicopter flight, landing on coromandel peak. Mike, our pilot was so lovely, and extremely helpful. It was a bit cloudy intermittently but we still had wonderful views. I thoroughly recommend the trip and would love to...More
This was my first helicopter ride but James the pilot was wonderful. He explained the details of what to expect and gave a great commentary when we were flying over the glaciers. The whole experience of being in the helicopter and landing on the glaciers...More
The team at Aspiring Helicopters really looked after us and provided a fabulous experience that was totally worth the money spent. Honestly it could not have gone better... Highly recommended.
My girlfriend and I chose the 30 minutes flights over the mountains with the glacier landing on the Isobel glacier. To say she had mixed feelings about going on a helicopter would be an understatement; she was terrified. Michelle who welcomed us on arrival was...More
We recently got married at Coromandel Peak and then flew over to Isobel Glacier. This was all arranged by Heli Weddings. From the moment we arrived the team at Aspiring Helicopters made us feel welcomed and comfortable as we hadn’t been in a helicopter before....More
Thanks so much for your positive feedback team, your comments are appreciated and have been passed on to Pilot Tim. It's always a pleasure to be involved with weddings in this beautiful part of the country.
My wife and I did the 1 hour trip with two snow landings. From start to finish all staff from the check in to pilot displayed high levels of professionalism. Also a genuine desire to insure that you enjoyed the experience. The weather was perfect...More