It's peak viewing time!
Glaciers are one of nature’s most breathtaking spectacles. Fox Glacier and Franz Josef are internationally-renowned glaciers that attract visitors from around the world every year.
Fly up over the ice, and see pinnacles, crevasses, seracs, and the deep blue ice of glacier country. Choose your Scenic Flight departing Fox Glacier below. Walk-ins welcome.
The Fox Glacier flight office
Our Fox Glacier office is located in the Fox Glacier Guides’ building on State Highway 6 right in the centre of Fox township. It has a gift store and café, as well as guided walks onto the Fox Glacier. The heliport is just a short ride by courtesy vehicle from our Fox Glacier office.
Fox Glacier flight office: +64 (0)3 751 0866
Summer (November-March) 7.00AM to 9.00PM
Winter (April-October) 8.00AM to 6.00PM.
Please note: Snow landings are subject to weather conditions and are at the pilot’s discretion.
Check-in time is 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time. This allows time for payment processing and aircraft allocation.
Flight duration is only approximate. Pricing is in New Zealand dollars and includes GST. Minimum numbers apply.
Best experience ever Best experience in NZ, heli flight over the Fox glacier & Mt Cook with a landing on Fox & time... read moreVegasBIS05/02/19
Bucket List ticked We chose to do the Flight 4- Grand Tour and so glad we did.From the moment we checked in we... read moreKaren1909201430/05/18
Awesome If you only do one thing, try and get up in a helicopter over the glacier. It's the best way... read moreLisa C29/09/18
Great trip down the coast After staying overnight in Haast we wandered down to the office and asked for tour options . We choose to... read morePaul A22/01/18
Memorable, amazing, a must do activity! We waited 3 days for the weather to improve and then we went on an incredible adventure in a helicopter... read moreExcursion56445320/11/18
Amaze-balls! After a few failed attempts earlier in the year due to bad weather we decided to try our luck whilst... read moreHoolieNorwich30/06/18
Once a lifetime experience! If you plan to see the glacier by flying in a helicopter, you will need to make sure you give... read morefishh201604/02/19
Fantastic experience! Took a short flight with two friends along the coast to see seals basking, then back over the bush. Felt... read moreWendy B25/02/19
'Simply the Best' We stayed in Haast en route from Wanaka to Franz Josef. On the morning of our departure we decided to... read moreJohn G11/02/16