The best way to experience Franz Josef and New Zealand’s glacier country is on a scenic helicopter flight with Glacier Country Scenic Flights.
Perfectly based in the Whataroa valley 70 mins drive south of Hokitika, our location allows us to offer Helicopter flights with more Scenic variety on offer than in Franz & Fox townships. The Whataroa valley offers stunning Southern Alps views and quick access to both the Mt Cook & Westland national parks, both hosting over 800 glaciers. Jet turbine Helicopters, Wide window views and friendly personal service ensure your scenic flight will be a life time memory .
Choose from 3 glacier scenic flights including glacier landing flights as well as a selection of heli-hike options to suit your time and your budget.