Glentanner: 25-Minute Ben Ohau Mountains Helicopter Flight

Glentanner: 25-Minute Ben Ohau Mountains Helicopter Flight

From US$ 194.64 per person

Enjoy a 25-minute, scenic helicopter flight from Glentanner to a snowfield nestled in the Ben Ohau Mountain Range. Step onto the snow before flying back to your take-off point in Glentanner.

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Duration 25 minutes
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Take in the splendor of the Ben Ohau Mountain Range peaks from the skies
  • Touchdown in the mountains, breathe in the alpine air, and step in the snow
  • Learn about the facinating area with informative commentary from your pilot
  • Expereince the exhilaration of taking off and landing in a helicopter
  • Feel confident as you fly with a detailed safety briefing before your flight
Full description

Feel the wonder of soaring high over the Ben Ohau Mountain Range on this helicopter flight from Glentanner. Take in the mountain peaks from above and stop at a snowy spot high in the mountains before returning. Enjoy live commentary from your pilot as you fly.

Start your experience from the activity provider's office. Get check-in, meet your pilot, and receive a safety briefing before experiencing the thrill of take-off. Sweep through the rugged high country landscape of the Ben Ohau Mountain Range.

Capture pictures New Zealand's famed mountain landscapes on the way to a landing site on the snowfield high in the mountains. Enjoy the fantastic vista from this alpine setting as gaze out at mountains, glaciers, and glacier-carved valleys.

Hop back into the helicopter for your return flight to your meeting point.

  • Scenic helicopter flight
  • Alpine landing
  • Pilot commentary
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Check-in at the front desk of 'The Helicopter Line, Mount Cook.'

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Selfie sticks
  • Tablets/iPads

Know before you go

  • Flights, landings, and routes may vary due to weather and at the pilot’s discretion
  • Flight times are approximate and include your landing
  • Minimum passenger numbers apply for flights
  • It is recommended that you wear sturdy, covered shoes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

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The blue sky was a gift after 2 previous cancellations, but now it was great in one word! See Mount Cook in the snow on top of a mountain. Heli was excellent, the safety measures and guidance as well. Compliments!

December 13, 2022

January 22, 2023

Product ID: 428484