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Take your adrenaline to wild new heights!

The stunning Haast World Heritage Area is one of New Zealand's top attractions and provides a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience stunning and incredible views of New Zealand’s last frontier.

We specialise in scenic flights over this region’s spectacular and varied scenery, including alpine areas, waterfalls, hidden lakes and the stunning West Coast of the South Island.  Haast has a temperate climate so hunting is available all year round. We specialise in hunting and fishing trips and we customise every trip to meet your needs and offer guided trips.

Choose your Scenic Flight departing Haast below. Walk-ins welcome.

The South Westland and Fiordland regions are within reach for us, and Red Deer, Chamois and Tahr are accessible in these areas. The Haast area has an abundance of chamois which makes for successful and enjoyable hunting, or a good opportunity for amateur hunting trips.

We offer premium flight packages that include a 60-minute tour to Mount Dechen or a premium two-hour Milford Sound excursion. HeliServicesNZ Haast also offers four-hour private fishing tours into remote wilderness areas only accessible by helicopter.

We work with rafting and kayaking companies who will organise your rafting adventure down our local rivers, such as the Landsborough River, including overnight camping.

From October-April our professional fishing guide can provide every opportunity for the fishing connoisseur to experience the Haast World Heritage area while casting for the elusive freshwater Brown Trout at one of our exclusive, secluded river sites.

We provide one of the most breathtaking ways to make the most of your visit here. Our pilots provide you with an informative commentary on the area, and a landing that allows you to experience the beauty of the area up close. Our fleet of three-seater and four-seater helicopters ensure every passenger has a stunning view of this ever-changing landscape.

Our Haast office is also available for charters, filming, lifting, heli-picnics, weddings, aerial photography, remote tramping and search and rescue. Contact us to enquire.

Scenic flights departing Haast

The Haast flight office

Our Haast flight office is on the main street of Haast township, in the wooden building on the corner of State Highway 6 and Marks Road (next to the Hard Antler Bar and Restaurant). This is your first stop to check in for a flight or make a booking. Our helipad is at the same location. Flights depart every day of the year subject to weather conditions.

Important information

Haast flight office: +64 (0)3 7500 111
Summer (November-March)  8.30AM to 7.00PM
Winter (April-October) 9.00AM to 5.00PM. 

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.

 

  • 5 star ratingFantastic experience!!! Thank you llmAgnes for your fantastic 5 star rating and “fantastic experience”review. I am so pleased we were able to... read more

    llmAgnes
    12/10/19

    5 star ratingFantastic Fox, Franz and Mount Cook! We only decided the night before that we were even going to book a helicopter flight over the glaciers.

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    ranidkny
    13/04/18

    5 star ratingSo much fun! Well worth it.
    We took our 18 month old who loves choppers and he fully enjoyed he whole experience - as...
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    Brooke K
    11/08/18
  • 5 star ratingA must do, go for it!! We booked the one hour Mt Cook and glaciers tour with a glacier landing and the whole experience was fantastic.
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    Daiseaview
    17/12/18

    5 star ratingGet exhiliarted!! Get Emotional!! Get on it!! I was so very humble to be ‘given’ the opportunity to be amongst the beautiful Tai Poutini National Park in... read more

    MargDee
    29/02/20

    5 star ratingMy first flight in a helicopter and I absolutely loved it! We were so lucky to find Haast Heli as it was a very personal experience, tailored to our interests! The... read more

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    Ina R
    11/08/17
  • 5 star ratingAmazing!! Could not recommend this any higher, we took a quick flight along the coast to see a seal colony and... read more

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    James R
    25/02/18

    5 star ratingawesome experience!! Absolutely fantastic experience! This was seriously one of the best days of my life. Beautiful scenery, excellent company and amazing... read more

    michellita a
    25/10/19

    5 star ratingBest Heli Ride ever with Haast Heli ! It was sheer serendipity as we stumbled on Haast Heli on our way from Fox Glacier to Wanaka. The Helicopter... read more

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    26/12/17