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Milford Sound: 1.5-Hour Helicopter Tour with Two Landings

Milford Sound: 1.5-Hour Helicopter Tour with Two Landings

From US$ 562.62 per person

Take the hassle out of driving and fly to Milford Sound. Soar above waterfalls, rainforest, glaciers, and rugged peaks. Experience the thrill of two landings, one in the fjord and another in a remote alpine location before the return flight to Queenstown.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Discover the enormity of the Southern Alps and Fiordland National Park
  • Admire unparalleled aerial views of the legendary Milford Sound
  • Experience two landings in both the fjord and a remote alpine location
  • Benefit from your local insights with inflight commentary from your pilot
Full description
Experience the breathtaking scenery of Milford Sound on a roundtrip scenic helicopter flight from Queenstown. Land in Milford Sound and also experience the thrill of a landing in a remote alpine location. After pickup from your central Queenstown hotel, it's a short drive to the airport helicopter base. Check in and meet the friendly crew who will ensure you make the most of your aerial experience. Take to the skies and marvel at the epic scale of the Southern Alps and The Divide en route to Milford Sound. Your experienced pilot will share local insights and point out areas of interest. You'll fly over secluded alpine lakes, sky-high waterfalls, lush pristine rainforest, ancient glaciers, and rugged peaks. Touch down in Milford Sound to enjoy 15 minutes on the ground to admire the majestic fjord. You will also land in a remote alpine location with a high likelihood of snow. Your scenic tour concludes with the return flight to the helicopter base and transfer back to your hotel.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Roundtrip scenic helicopter flight from Queenstown
  • Landing in Milford Sound
  • Landing in remote alpine location
  • Inflight commentary
  • Department of Conservation landing and concession fees
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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    • All flights are subject to favorable weather conditions. It is recommended to book for your first available day in Queenstown so that you have maximum flexibility to roll on to the next available date
    • Your flight date and/or time may be different to the one requested. Your exact flight details will be confirmed by the local operator via email after booking
    • Children and infants must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infant pricing applies for children ages 0 - 3
    • Children 4 - 14 years and over 15 kilograms will have their own seat
    • Infants (under 4 years and 15 kilograms) travel free of charge and must sit on an adult’s lap. Infants that weigh more than 15 kilograms on the date of travel require their own seat.
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements and you'll be offered an alternative or full refund
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    Fantastic trip. Awesome views, great service. This helicopter thing is addictive. Can’t rave enough about it.

    December 24, 2019

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    Product ID: 189387