Mt Cook and Glaciers Scenic Helicopter Flight

Mount Cook


  • Scenic helicopter flight
  • High alpine landing in a stunning snowfield
  • Amazing views of Mount Cook and the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers

Our premier flight over Mt Cook National Park and its vast glaciers and snowfields. Fly the length of the Tasman Glacier, New Zealand's longest glacier. Enjoy the views and fresh air during a high alpine snow landing. Cross to the West Coast to view Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier.

Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Scenic helicopter flight with views of glaciers and NZ's highest mountain
  • Alpine snow landing
  • Safety briefing and in flight headset
  • Courtesy transfers to and from central locations

This incredible 50 minute adventure will take you on an unforgettable journey, providing stunning scenic views of Mount Cook, Tasman Glacier, Fox Glacier, and Franz Josef Glacier, as you fly high above the scenery. Mount Cook is New Zealand's highest peak, boasting a stunning alpine environment, featuring Mt Cook National Park and its vast glaciers, snowfields, and alpine lakes. Situated next to Mt Cook is the Tasman Glacier, the longest glacier in New Zealand which you will fly along, taking in views of the Tasman Glacier Lake along the way.

Experience what it feels like to stand in snow amongst the mountains as you take in a spectacular view of New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook, during a snow landing. Back on board the helicopter, you will then fly across to the West Coast, to view the formidable Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers before completing your journey with uninterrupted views of the summit ridge of Aoraki/Mt Cook.

On the Day

Session Length

  • This experience lasts 50 minutes, including the alpine landing
  • This experience is available 365 days a year

Numbers on the Day

Minimum numbers are required for trips to operate. Please call 24 hours before departure to reconfirm your booking.


This experience is weather dependant.

Dress Code

Sunglasses, sturdy footwear, and a camera are recommended.

... and Importantly


  • This helicopter flight is suitable for all ages
  • Please advise at the time of booking if you are travelling with an infant or toddler
  • Please advise at the time of booking if wheelchair access is required


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:


  • Over 24 hours prior to the experience date: No charge
  • Within 24 hours of the experience, No Shows and Late Arrivals: Participants forfeit their experience and are not entitled to a refund or re-book. Participants are advised to make their own insurance provisions in case of unforeseen circumstances