Are you up for it?
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 Franz Josef below. Walk-ins welcome.
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Choose any scenic flight below, and enter the Promo Code 2020offer on the booking details page.
Offer valid to 24 December 2020
The Franz Josef flight office
Our helipad is at Franz Josef Heliport and is within easy walking distance (200m) of our office. Our ground crew will make sure you are at the heliport in plenty of time for your flight.
Franz Josef flight office: +64 (0)3 752 0792
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.
Fantastic Fox, Franz and Mount Cook! We only decided the night before that we were even going to book a helicopter flight over the glaciers.
If... read moreranidkny13/04/18
Snow Angel This was simply the best experience of our trip to New Zealand. It was my first experience with snow and... read morelindamZ2903BR17/11/18
An unbelievable experience Came to Fox Glacier specifically for the glaciers (obviously!) but decided to not do the 4 hour trek as I... read moreMJJC_198206/06/13
FANTASTIC Richard was great at introduction and getting us on an earlier flight. Jamie’s flying was top notch. Great landing on... read moreDrew A29/07/18
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
Awesome, amazing, trip of a lifetime This is better than you could imagine. Fantastic scenery and smooth ride so even if afraid of helicopters or heights... read moreOakmead109/02/19
Amazing!! Could not recommend this any higher, we took a quick flight along the coast to see a seal colony and... read moreJames R24/02/18
Awesome experience Kia ora Ellajeans,
Thanks for taking the time to leave us a 5 star review! We are so pleased to hear... read moreEllajeans04/12/19