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Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite

Mount Cook Rd | Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7999, New Zealand
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45-Minute Mount Cook Ski Plane and Helicopter Combo Tour
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55-Minute Southern Alps Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook
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35-Minute Valley and Glacier Ski Plane Tour from Mount Cook
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Exclusive to the Southern Hemisphere, Aoraki Mt Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters is the only company to offer glacier landing flights in both fixed wing aircraft and helicopters. Experience the natural quiet of the Tasman Glacier and absorb the ever changing glacial landscape of the New Zealand Southern Alps. Aoraki Mt Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters have been sharing the breathtaking scenery of the Southern Alps with travelers for 60 years. With snow present all year round, this impressive alpine environment creates an unforgettable adventure for people of all ages. Flights depart from Aoraki Mt Cook Airport, only a 5 minute drive from Aoraki Mt Cook Village. With our company base location within the Aoraki Mt Cook National Park it allows us to guarantee captivating scenery from the moment you board your flight. Experience the Ultimate Alpine Adventure with a Helicopter / Ski Plane Combo. For group bookings of 8 or more, fly half of your trip in a Helicopter and the other in a Ski Plane. Ideal for families and large group bookings. This Ultimate Alpine Adventure Combo is available in our entire range of scenic flight options at no additional cost. For climbers and skiers interested in transfers to the various hut locations within the Aoraki Mt Cook and Westland National Parks, we have both Ski Planes and Helicopters available for charter.
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Mount Cook Rd | Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7999, New Zealand
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"glacier landing"
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"grand circle"
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"franz josef glacier"
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"plane flight"
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"amazing experience"
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"fixed wing"
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"mount cook"
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"excellent pilot"
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"weather was perfect"
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"small plane"
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"worth every cent"
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"helicopter ride"
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"new zealand"
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"experienced pilot"
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"combo tour"
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"at no extra cost"
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An unforgettable experience and the highlight of our entire trip! Highly recommend Mt Cook Helicopters and Skiplanes to anyone who gets the opportunity to use them..great service at the time of booking right through to even after the flight.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently flew with Mount Cook ski planes and helicopters to the upper Tasman Glacier. Flew by plane to the glacier where we landed and then back by helicopter. Initially I was very nervous as I have a fear of flying, my husband along with the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a flight to the top of the Tasman Glacier with Inflite. I cannot describe the feeling of being at the top of the Southern Alps with the Tasman Glacier going down one side and the Fox and Franz Joseph Glaciers going down the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing experience with Inflite Ultimate Experience. We took a ski plane up onto the Tasman Glacier and then a helicopter back down. The staff were all very efficient and professional but also v personable. The glacier landing was something very special...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

It was a spectacular day out on Mt. Cook during a GreatSights bus tour from Christchurch to Queenstown so I decided to do a flight up to the glaciers. The driver arranged at 35 min Tasman Experience ski plane ride while everyone else on the...More

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George N
July 23, 2015|
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Response from MicheleJaneM | Reviewed this property |
I agree with David N's itinerary. The time you arrive in ? Christchurch will dictate how far you go on the first day. It's a 5 hr trip to Mt Cook, but there are some lovely places es to stop on the way - Tekapo, and stop to... More
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