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Doubtful Sound Scenic Helicopter Flight - 70 Minutes

Te Anau, NZ - Show on map
Southern Lakes Helicopters

Doubtful Sound Scenic Helicopter Flight - 70 Minutes


  • Enjoy stunning bird's eye views of Doubtful Sound, the 'Sound of Silence'
  • Soak up the beauty of Campbell's Kingdom - a fairytale-like hanging valley
  • Two remote alpine landings, one atop scenic Mount Kidd

This scenic helicopter flight to Doubtful Sound, "The Sound of Silence" will take you into the very heart of Fiordland, providing fantastic views of the rugged mountains, rainforest and hidden inlets before making a high alpine landing at remote Mt Kidd.

What's Included?

  • 70 minute scenic helicopter flight
  • Two landings

Setting off from the Te Anau base, you will soar high above the Iris Burn Valley and Lake Manapouri, also known as the "Lake of Many Islands". Here you will be able to spot the infamous West Arm Power Station before flying up and over the Wilmot Pass into Doubtful Sound. This long and winding fiord is one of Fiordland’s deepest and is home to a number of stunning waterfalls. If the weather is suitable, your helicopter will detour into the magical Campbell’s Kingdom, a beautiful hanging valley encompassing a lake and a waterfall which really is the stuff of fairy tales brought to life. From here, you will glimpse Bradshaw Sound before soaring over the Main Divide of the Southern Alps for a second remote landing at the scenic Mount Kidd. Make sure you have your camera or phone well charged for this flight, you’ll want to re-visit the scenes and landscapes you visit over and over again!

Session Length

  • This experience is 70 minutes in duration
  • This flight is available Monday to Sunday


  • There are no age restrictions however, a child under four travels for free on parents lap and safety belts are provided
  • Children over four legally require their own seat


  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Numbers on the Day

Minimum numbers do apply - two persons per flight - subject to aircraft availability, but we will always do our best to combine bookings in order to accommodate our customers.


You can watch the aircraft take off however space in office is limited, there is a toilet available on site.


The pilots make a weather call each morning. Passengers are welcome to call the office for an update. If we have concerns regarding weather, we usually try and give booked passengers a call the day before to talk through options.

Dress Code

Sturdy shoes, pants, and a light jacket. Wearing warm layers is a good idea since it can be a little colder up in the mountains at our landing location but nice and warm inside the helicopter.

Other Info

All our flights are shared with others. If you would prefer to book an exclusive flight, please let us know at the time of booking and we will confirm the cost with you. The number of passengers and weight will determine the most the suitable aircraft.

This experience takes place in Fiordland, NZ.

For 1 person
60 minutes
$965 each
$965 each
$965 each

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