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.
Mind. Blown. My partner and I actually did this trip with the reviewer immediately below, and I wholeheartedly echo his comments. Our... read moreKMJUK14/01/19
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
Awesome Experience! we took the Franz Josef and Fox Glacier loop on the helicopter and had a landing to take pics. ... read morePigletau12/12/18
20min scenic plus landing WOW..outstanding!!Bill the pilot was great!Don’t go anywhere else, use these guys!!!!2 adults, 3 kidsBest money ever spent!wullieboylan12/01/19
Awesome! Amazing views over the mountains and shoreline. Loved every minute of it, worth every dollar. Friendly and professional service made... read moreTeemuTa17/02/18
Fantastic Fantastic helicopter ride, for both the thrill of a helicopter ride and to be on top of the Franz Josef... read moreTraceyMorgan_2623/04/18
Simply the best ! we had an absolutely fantastic trip with these guys. They were very professional, giving a good safety briefing and a... read moreMartin and Sue C15/04/18
Stunning trip - amazing view of the glaciers Staying near the top end of Lake Wanaka in Makaroa I was a three-hour drive from Franz Josef but couldn't... read moreBrisbanegirl2210/02/19