Operating from Wanaka & Queenstown, our extensive local knowledge, experienced pilots, modern helicopter fleet, as well as more than 40 years of heritage, makes Alpine Helicopters the perfect choice for scenic helicopter flights.


Southern Lakes Highlights

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Experience beautiful Wanaka or Queenstown from above with panoramic views of snow-capped mountains and glacier fed rivers and lakes.

Time: 20 mins

Landings: 1

Price Per Person: $240

Alpine Experience

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Fly over rivers and lakes, high country sheep and cattle stations, deep into the mountains of the Southern Alps and the world-famous Mt Aspiring National Park.

Time: 40 mins

Landings: 1

Price Per Person: $350

Mt. Aspiring Glacier Discovery

Mt. Aspiring Glacier Discovery

Experience the magic of the spectacular Mt Aspiring National Park. Get up close to glaciers, crystal blue ice walls, sheer rock faces and waterfalls.

Time: 1 hour

Landings: 2

Price Per Person: $610

Minimum passenger numbers apply. Departures ex Wanaka or Queenstown


Milford Sound Fly Over

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Take in the inspiring Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park. Fly through the contrasting landscapes of the ice-clad Southern Alps and the rain forests and fiords of this World Heritage Area.

Time: 1.5 hours

Landings: 1

Price Per Person: $910

Milford Sound Highlights

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Discover Milford Sound on an incredible flight that traverses both Mt Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks. View the famous Mitre Peak and enjoy a short bush walk showcasing the natural beauty of Fiordland.

Time: 1.5 - 2 hours

Landings: 1

Price Per Person: $1,095

Milford Sound Experience

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Experience the Grandeur of Milford Sound and Fiordland and the Southern Alps. View the breathtaking ice carved cliffs rising sheer from the sea; the wild, cascading waterfalls and unparalleled scenery.

Time: 2.5 - 3 hours

Landings: 2

Price Per Person: $1,395

Minimum passenger numbers apply. Departures ex Wanaka or Queenstown


West Coast Discovery

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Fly across the mountains and glaciers of Mount Aspiring National Park to the beautiful and rugged West Coast. Multiple landings allow you to explore and experience this incredibly diverse landscape - the native beech forests, glaciers, high mountain and wild coastlines.

Time: Half Day

Landings: Multiple

Price Per Person: $2,115

Fiordland Heli Traverse

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Explore this famously remote and untouched part of New Zealand by helicopter. Pass through majestic fiords, get up close to huge waterfalls. Forage for fresh lobster for lunch and land in the snow for photographs. See the region’s unique wildlife in its otherwise inaccessible natural habitat.

Time: Full Day

Landings: Multiple

Price Per Person: $2,865

Dusky Sound Experience

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A unique experience in Fiordland’s pristine, remote wilderness. Traverse the incredible South West corner of New Zealand’s South Island. Arrive at our floating helipad and transfer to our custom-built boat to explore Dusky Sound, one of Fiordland’s most isolated and remote inlets.

Time: Full Day

Landings: Multiple

Price Per Person: $3,490

Minimum passenger numbers apply. Departures ex Wanaka or Queenstown