Milford Sound Helicopter Tour from Queenstown

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Milford Sound Helicopter Tour from Queenstown information and booking

2 hours
Departs from
The Helicopter Line Base
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
Departures are on demand and flights are operated from 8:00am - 5:00pm, all year round.
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Tour description provided by Viator

Soar over captivating Milford Sound on a 1.5-hour helicopter flight from Queenstown. You'll fly over New Zealand's most dramatic scenery, from secluded alpine lakes and rugged mountain peaks to lush rainforest and deep bush-lined valleys.

Your helicopter flight from Queenstown takes you into the heart of New Zealand's Fiordland, providing unparalleled views of world-famous Milford Sound and iconic Mitre Peak before landing at the Sound. On your return flight to Queenstown you'll fly over the spectacular Tukuko Glacier.With its ability to hover, land and provide access to some of the country's most remote areas, a helicopter is the ideal choice for sightseeing in New Zealand. You'll have up-close views of towering peaks, crevasse-filled glaciers and sparkling waterways. You'll also learn about the stunning landscape from your professional pilot, who will provide an entertaining and informative commentary en route.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • 1.5-hour scenic helicopter flight with three landings
  • Pilot guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Gst (goods and services tax)

What isn't included

  • Food and drinks