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Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters

Your Aoraki/Mt Cook Adventure Awaits

We are New Zealand’s premier provider of scenic flights and charters, offering both ski plane and helicopter tours with glacier landings!

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Award-winning, Qualmark Gold, Carbonzero certified aviation operator

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Mount Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters are an official trial guardian, responsible for maintaining the section of the trail that passes by our doorstep at Aoraki/Mt Cook Airport.

Our sustainability initiatives are a driving force behind our brand. The INFLITE group is committed to reducing our impact on the environment and making the business a more sustainable one. Here at Mount Cook Ski & Helicopters we do a number of things to help with this, customers can donate online for the Kea Trust when making an online booking, trying to stay as paperless as we can.

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Ultimate Alpine Experience

Experience spectacular views flying in both a Ski plane and Helicopter.

Land on New Zealand’s longest glacier – the Tasman Glacier.

Enjoy beautiful views of the Tasman Terminal Lake, Grand Plateau, Hochstetter Icefall and cloud-piercing Aoraki/Mt Cook.

Picnic Amongst The Peaks

Indulge in the silent serenity of the Southern Alps with a private exclusive Helicopter flight including a Tasman glacier landing with a delicious private picnic.

Fly over the Main Divide to the West Coast and view the breathtaking landscape of the Fox and Franz Josef Glacier.

Ski & Board The Tasman

This incredible day combines the breathtaking views of the Southern Alps and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park, with the once-in-a-lifetime experience of actually skiing or snowboarding on the famous Tasman Glacier, New Zealand’s longest glacier.

From NZ$1400

Fully immerse yourself in the New Zealand Southern Alps and explore the incredible ice formations and caves of the Tasman Glacier as you ski down New Zealand’s longest glacier.

  • Intro into backcountry skiing
  • A unique NZ Skiing/Boarding adventure for all ages & abilities
  • Exploring the Ice Caves/Seracs
  • Bucket List Item

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Day Tours From Queenstown

Live For the Journey
Not Just the Destination

Enjoy the expansive ice lands and breath-taking clean glaciers from the comfort of your luxurious helicopter or ski plane. These scenic tours sweep you over the best alpine views New Zealand has to offer.

Treat yourself and a special someone to a scenic flight up the stunning Tasman Valley. Hike or climb a glacier in New Zealand’s big mountain country. Alternatively, you may choose to experience the ultimate in alpine adventures, with our world-exclusive tour.

Live For the Journey, Not Just the Destination

Enjoy the expansive ice lands and breath-taking clean glaciers from the comfort of your luxurious helicopter or ski plane. These scenic tours sweep you over the best alpine views New Zealand has to offer.

Treat yourself and a special someone to a scenic flight up the stunning Tasman Valley. Hike or climb a glacier in New Zealand’s big mountain country. Alternatively, you may choose to experience the ultimate in alpine adventures, with our world-exclusive tour.

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