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50-Minute Glacier Explorer Flight from Queenstown provided by Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters

50-Minute Glacier Explorer Flight from Queenstown

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Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    35 Lucas Place
    35 Lucas Place, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    See address & details
  • 1
    Mount Aspiring National Park
    Stop: 10 minutes
    Enjoy a landing on top of a snowy glacier .
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  • You'll end at
    35 Lucas Place
    35 Lucas Place, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
35 Lucas Place, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Duration
50m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Headsets to hear the pilot clearly
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat (0-3 years old sit on adults lap)
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers must supply accurate weights upon booking.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Stephanus Na wrote a review Dec. 2020
33 contributions
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Very breathtaking and magnificent views especially landing on glacier. Truly enjoyable 50 minutes ride. Highly recommend.
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Response from GlacierSouthernLakes, Manager at 50-Minute Glacier Explorer Flight from Queenstown
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi Stephanus, Thank you for your review. Looks like you had an awesome time with Pilot Jeremy - epic photos! We hope to see you again one day. Kind regards, Claudia
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Karen H wrote a review Nov. 2020
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This was an awesome trip. Luke the pilot is experienced and provides great commentary and information about the area we are covering. The scenery is fantastic and landing on the glacier in the snow was amazing. Totally recommend this company and trip.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from Jet64758409426, Front Office Manager at 50-Minute Glacier Explorer Flight from Queenstown
Responded Dec. 18, 2020
Hi Karen, Thank you for taking your time to write a review. We are very glad to hear you had such an awesome flight with Luke. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, LIV
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Janelle M wrote a review Nov. 2020
Auckland, New Zealand24 contributions2 helpful votes
This would have to be one of the best tourist experiences I have had in all of the places I’ve been around the world. The staff were really friendly, and our pilot Luke was very knowledgeable about the geography and history of the area. However the real star of the trip was the
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from GlacierSouthernLakes, Manager at 50-Minute Glacier Explorer Flight from Queenstown
Responded Nov. 11, 2020
Hi Janelle! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We are so pleased to hear your first experience in a helicopter was unforgettable and you got to experience the magnificent scenery! We do hope to see you again in the future!
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RonicaAuckland wrote a review Oct. 2020
Birkenhead, New Zealand44 contributions21 helpful votes
We had an awesome trip and were thrilled to be able to land on Clarke Glacier. Our pilot was Jeremy who is a very experienced and friendly pilot. He told us so much information about the area as we flew over awesome scenery . It was not our first visit to Queenstown but without
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Response from GlacierSouthernLakes, Manager at 50-Minute Glacier Explorer Flight from Queenstown
Responded Oct. 26, 2020
Kia Ora Ronica Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review! We are delighted to hear you had such a memorable experience! It really is a fantastic way to see the incredible view here in Queenstown! We do hope to welcome you back in the future!
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sarebeareinc wrote a review Oct. 2020
Waimauku, New Zealand85 contributions10 helpful votes
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This was an absolutely amazing experience! We had Matt as our pilot, he was an excellent pilot and very knowledgeable, he pointed out interesting landmarks to look at! The views are amazing! Highly recommend this trip! Matt also took photos for us up at the Glacier, so that
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Response from GlacierSouthernLakes, Manager at 50-Minute Glacier Explorer Flight from Queenstown
Responded Oct. 12, 2020
Kia Ora! Thank you for leaving a wonderful review, we are so pleased to hear you had a fantastic trip with Matt on our Glacier Explorer Flight! We do hope to welcome you back soon!
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DebT398
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Remarkables are just that!!
10/10 for These guys were fantastic - Darren was a knowledge of information on must do's in the south Island much a
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Erya419
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Amazing experience
Amazing experience. Staff and crew were incredibly friendly, professional and helpful. 10/10 recommend
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EnigmaTraveller11
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Amazing experience
What an awesome experience! Super friendly staff. Breathtaking and magnificent helicopter ride. Truly enjoyable rid
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NJTito
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Amazing experience
Such an awesome experience! Our first time in Queenstown. We had booked as part of a deal with KJet jetboating so w
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Robina S
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THE BEST Experience we have had in New Zealand!
What a life memory WOW experience! A Sooooper pilot- thank you Jeremy, and the most mind-blowing scenery in the wor
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Robina S
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A Once in a Lifetime WOW experience!! WOW WOW WOW!!
This was one of THE most beautiful experiences of our lives!! Yes this a mind-blowing scenic experience, and yes th
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thehulk034
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Amazing trip!!
Loved every bit of it😄. You’re in good hands if you choose these guys to fly with👍🏽.Very helpful and friendly st
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nitinasar
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Perfect
Very nice ride. Had fun. Everything was smooth and nice . Fantastic team 👌👌 Very very welcoming staff and Matt -
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Kiwi1955
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To Milford Sounds and Back
This is a must ‘DO’ - only way to go to Milford Sounds and back when in Queenstown!! Excellent 4hr trip including c
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rebekah-bruce
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The Remarkables flight
First helicopter flight. Views were amazing. Staff were super friendly. Chance to take a few photos and have a drin
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LenaRipley
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Fabulous family holiday experience
The team were very professional and super friendly and knowledgeable and gave our family memories that will last a
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f3fallin2
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Awesome! - Milford Sound 2.5 hrs
An amazing experience offered by Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters well worth the spend - the scenery will take yo
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209blairc
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This is awesome!!!
Best tour we have ever done, well worth the money. We would do it again in a heartbeat. We couldn't do the cruise
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vickil507
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Fantastic experience
What a fabulous experience with great pilot Matt. We landed in Milford sounds, a beach and glacier. Highly recommen
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KBLBAuckland
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Amazing Helicopter flight
Had a great flight, loved the Glacier landing. Milford Sound is stunning. Jeremy was a brilliant Pilot with a grea
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Key Details
  • Duration: 50m
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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