Scenic Flights & Adventures
Southern Alps Scenic
Fly from Hokitika airport over farm land for a short time then climb into the
Land on a range with 360 degree views of the Tasman Sea & Southern Alps. Have a stroll in the alpine environment & perhaps see a Chamois.
Return to Hokitika overflying the famous Hokitika gorge with its turquoise water.
Flight Time: 30 minutes Tour Duration: 1.0 Hours. Alpine Landing: Yes
Wilkinson Glacier & Whitcombe Valley
Fly Southeast from Hokitika Airport, climbing gently before heading into the
Take in views of remote rivers, sheer cliff faces with hanging glaciers.
Overfly the stunning snowfields of Southern Alps wilderness areas.
We land in a special spot where you can take in this alpine environment. Return to Hokitika via the Southern Alps taking in views of more glaciers before descending to Hokitika.
Flight Time: 45 minutes Tour Duration: 1.2 Hours. Alpine Landing: Yes
Mt Cook & Glaciers
Fly Southeast from Hokitika Airport, climbing gently before heading into the Southern Alps.
Take in views of remote rivers, sheer cliff faces with hanging glaciers. Overfly the stunning snowfields of the Garden of Eden & Garden of Allah wilderness areas.
Continue south to get a an upclose view of Aoraki/Mt Cook & Mt Tasman. Overfly the stunning Franz Joseph Glacier Neve & Geike Snowfields. Descend down Fox Glacier before returning to Hokitika along the rugged West Coast coastline.
Flight Time: 1hr 20 minutes Tour Duration: 2.0 Hours. Alpine Landing: Yes
Depart Hokitika airport to the South East. Overfly remote rivers before climbing into the Southern Alps. Overfly alpine huts & stunning mountain scenery. Descend into our special secret spot hidden in the alps; Ivory Lake. Descend into this hidden valley & land at the lakes edge.
Take a stroll around the lake & check out the recently restored Ivory Lake Hut. Return to the helicopter & fly down the Waitaha River before heading north to return to Hokitika.
Flight Time: 50 minutes Tour Duration: 1.3 Hours. Alpine Landing: Yes