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Over The Top - The Helicopter Company

10 Tex Smith Lane, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 2233
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OVER THE TOP – more than a helicopter flight. With the latest helicopters available, our interpretive excursions take you over Queenstown, Milford and the Fiords of southern New Zealand. We shut down the helicopter on all of our landings to enjoy quiet beauty of this incredible part of the world. Fly with Over The Top to experience alpine glaciers and remote lakes with gourmet picnics, hiking, boating, extreme golfing, wine tours, fly fishing or skiing. Our selection of relaxed experiences distils the essence of New Zealand’s most dramatic scenery whilst immersing you in the natural history of the area. Meet, friends of ours, local photographers, artists, high country farmers, wine makers, skippers all of whom are delighted to share their expertise and friendliness. Safety is paramount and continued investment has seen our fleet grow to include the Eurocopter EC130, the worlds most advanced flight seeing helicopter with its enhanced safety features and incredible viewing.
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10 Tex Smith Lane, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 2233
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived they were professional and personal. I get motion sickness and they offered me wrist bands, which worked by the way. Our pilot was Jason and he was so nice and seemed happy to take us up not like it was...More

Thank TexasPenny99
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous way to see the stunning scenery in New Zealand. We had a private trip and it was one of the best things we've ever experienced. Well worth the money. Landing on the Franz Josef Glacier, the Pink Beach and the ridge on...More

Thank LJaneW
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best tours we have ever taken. Everyone was extremely friendly. The helicopter ride over the mountains to Milford Sound was spectacular. Viewing Milford Sound from the air was truly amazing, waterfalls, cliffs. Then we landed on a beach that could...More

Thank Jorge V
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We did an awesome flight recently. Took off from Queenstown and firstly landed on a Glacier.....WOW! incredible to be on top of the world. From there we landed on a beach on the west coast and then flew into Milford sound from the coast. the...More

1  Thank Craig H
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We did the Milford Ultimate Experience with friends from Germany. One of our friends had never been in a helicopter before and although initially apprehensive ,was quickly convinced that this is the ultimate way to travel. The first stop was lunch at Lake Erskine where...More

Thank Darcie704
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My wife and I were recommended Over the Top Helicopters and have to say we were not disappointed. Friendly, helpful staff, superb pilots and great "gear". Landed on the Jura glacier in our Eurocopter. Chopper Dan was informative during our flight and knew his stuff....More

Thank mcivorlive8
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Our experience with Over the Top Helicopters couldn't have been better. The pilots were awesome and the places they took us to were beyond beautiful. Thanks so much for making our big day one that we'll never forget!

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We took a private 3 hours tours, with 4 stops, it was a great experience. It's incredibly that you can land on a glacier and in a beach, in a lake on the mountains and in a valley, 4 different landscapes. We had a very...More

Thank Karina L
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We took a 1.5 hour flight from Queenstown over the glaciers and Milford Sound. We landed on a glacier and had the most spectacular views with perfect weather. Our pilot was very informative and the trip went above our expectations. I would highly recommend this...More

1  Thank physiegirl
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Today my wife and I had the ultimate Queenstown experience and took a scenic helicopter trip the top of a mountain for a Fergburger. The pilot James was a brilliant guide and and made the whole trip incredible. The best way of seeing the town...More

Thank Lance W
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