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.
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.
Could Not Have Asked for More Although the sales and administration of the company was very laid-back, the actual trip lived up to all expectations and... read more01/06/15
So much fun! Well worth it.We took our 18 month old who loves choppers and he fully enjoyed he whole experience - as... read more11/08/18
Awesome! Amazing views over the mountains and shoreline. Loved every minute of it, worth every dollar. Friendly and professional service made... read more16/02/18
😮 awesome A fantastic trip to Mount Cook and the two associated Glaciers. Jamie the pilot was outstanding and made sure our... read more11/03/18
Fantastic Fantastic helicopter ride, for both the thrill of a helicopter ride and to be on top of the Franz Josef... read more23/04/18
One of the nicest experiences! My family have never sat on a helicopter so imagine the joy when we saw the possibility. There were quite... read more21/06/13
Shayne WOW !! What a Fantastic flight ! We were unable to get up with another company and went to Scenic... read more18/05/18
Once in a life time experience Originally we wanted to do a glacier hiking, but I have a doubt whether I am physically fit as I... read more21/05/13
Amazing & Stunning It was really amazing trip that I ever joined! The views were stunning! Definitely will bring more families & friends... read more27/09/18