Tekapo Helicopters

Flightseeing in Canterbury
Price range:
$215.00 - $525.00


We operate from Lake Tekapo, offering scenic Helicopter flights with Snow Landings or Alpine Landings on all flights. Our flights land for approx 8-10 minutes for everyone to take in the majestic beauty of the southern alps and Mackenzie Basin.
We operate modern aircraft with good views from all seats. we have professional pilots that will give you a commentary as you are flown around the area.


#1 - Mountain High

Soar alongside magnificent Lake Tekapo, New Zealand. We take you high into the Joseph mountain range, landing on top of Mt Joseph and taking in panoramic views of the Southern Alps, the Mackenzie Basin and the turquoise waters of Lake Tekapo and Lake Pukaki. We then descend past the contrasting colours of Lake Alexandrina and Lake Tekapo before heading back to the Mackenzie Heliport.

*With seasonal snow landing

#2 - Mount Cook Adventure

Take in the amazing views of the turquoise waters of Lake Pukaki and Lake Tekapo. Pass over high country sheep stations, before soaring through Mt Cook National Park, for a snow landing on the panoramic Liebig Dome, with breath-taking views of Mt Cook, the Tasman and Murchison Glaciers, and the Southern Alps. The return trip takes you through rugged mountain tops as you take in the panoramic vistas of Lake Tekapo and the Mackenzie basin.

#3 - The Alpine Adventure

Fly over the panoramic Mackenzie Basin taking in the views and turquoise colours of Lake Pukaki and Lake Tekapo, before turning and heading towards the rugged Mount Cook National Park and the some of New Zealand's highest mountains. Here you will land on the snow to take in the panoramic views of Mount Cook and the Southern Alps, before descending back through the rugged mountain tops towards Lake Tekapo.

*With snow landing

#4 - The Mount Cook Safari

Fly to the heart of Aoraki Mount Cook national park and experience spectacular views of the Tasman and Hooker Glaciers. Cross the main divide of the Southern Alps flying past Mount Cook and onto the West Coast, circling the Fox Glacier and taking in the ice formations and giant crevasses from above, before crossing back to the East Coast to land on the spectacular Liebig Dome. Here you will look to the eastern side of Mt Cook, and the Southern Alps and have views of the Murchision Glacier, before descending through the rugged mountain tops to Lake Tekapo.

#5 - Mt Cook Fox Franz Safaris

Take in the amazing views of the turquoise waters of lake Pukaki and Lake Tekapo on your way to the heart of New Zealand the Aoraki Mt Cook and Westland national parks, you will take in amazing sights of the Tasman and Hooker Glaciers, majestic Mt Cook and the spectacular Fox and Franz Josef glaciers taking in the large neve's and the rugged flowing glaciers, Before crossing back to the east coast for your snow landing on the magnificent Liebig Dome looking into the eastern Side of Mt Cook and the Southern Alps. before descending back down through the rugged rock formations of the mountain tops that have been gouged out by glaciers thousands of years ago



If a cancellation is made within 24 hours of arrival day, loss of 100% of the total booking price.