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After pickup from your hotel, transfer to Aoraki Mount Cook Airport to meet your pilot.

Get seated in the retractable ski aircraft and receive a safety briefing from your pilot, then don the provided radio headset so that you can hear the pilot's informative commentary during your flight.

As your plane lifts off, take in sweeping views of the towering Southern Alps, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, Tasman Valley, Hochstetter Icefall, and Tasman Glacier. Go down for a gentle landing on the glacier snowfield, which allows for an intimate experience of this alpine environment.

Your 45-minute flight ends with return to the airport and transfer back to your hotel.
Locations visited
Aoraki/Mt. Cook
Tasman Glacier
Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite
Overview
See the stunning landscapes of Aoraki Mt Cook National Park during a 45-minute scenic flight by ski plane. View the Southern Alps, Hochstetter Icefall, and land on the snowfield of the Tasman Glacier. Choose from three departure times on a tour that includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
Highlights
  • 45-minute scenic ski plane flight to the Tasman Glacier, from Mount Cook
  • Fly over the Southern Alps, Tasman Valley, Hochstetter Icefall, and Tasman Glacier
  • Get out on the snowfield of the Tasman Glacier when the ski plane makes a brief landing
  • Includes hotel pickup and drop-off
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent

Excellent flight, really good views of the mountains and glacier. And getting out on the glacier is an experience. The difficulty is in knowing whether to gamble on the weather. We were in the area for a few days so when the weather was good,...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018
Worth every penny and more

Very friendly and informative pilot showing us an amazing time both in the air and on the glacier. Stunning.

Thank KiwiJohnH
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile
Epic time !

What an amazing experience, highly recommend this to anybody who isn’t shy on small plane flights! Hannah had awesome customer service, Shoutout to Lisa and the pilots :)

Thank wilukekirir
Reviewed 23 April 2018
An amazing trip up the Glaciers on a stunning day.

It is around 30 years since we last visited Mt Cook and took a plane up to the Glaciers. Since the day was perfect we decided to do it once more and to our amazement the 2 pilots decided to land the plan at the...More

Thank Christine B
INFLITENZ, Manager at Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

What a wicked surprise for you!! So cool that you were able to revisit this place after such a long time. Such a nice review read - and so glad you were able to make some incredible memories!

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile
Superb flight with excellent service

Excellent hospitality provided by counter staff. Great flying experience with superb views of Mount Cook and Lake Tasman. Soft landing of ski plane on the glacier. True fun for friends!

Thank Zoe Suthida C
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