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Milford Sound and the Glaciers Helicopter Tour including Landing from Queenstown provided by Over The Top - The Helicopter Company

Milford Sound and the Glaciers Helicopter Tour including Landing from Queenstown

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2 adults
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Important Information
Duration
1h 30m
Inclusions
  • Scenic Helicopter tour
  • Bose noise cancelling headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional pilot / guide
  • Applicable landing and facility fees
  • National Park fees
  • Complimentary Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Milford Sound
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Pricing is based either per person or per helicopter at one rate
  • Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Minimum passenger numbers apply for Shared flights
  • There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements on shared flights. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended as you will be walking in uneven terrain
  • A warm layer is recommended to bring with you or wear
  • You will be contacted either the day prior or the day of your booking to confirm based on weather conditions
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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knight2play wrote a review Feb 2020
Southampton, United Kingdom27 contributions1 helpful vote
Two hour trip, excellent pilot Dan made us feel very safe and gave us a really good commentary on what we were flying across. Three landings, glacial lake, Milford sound and glacier. Quite spectacular.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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SIG56 wrote a review Jan 2020
Chappaqua, New York24 contributions12 helpful votes
A truly amazing experience. Flying over mountain tops, landing on a glacier, lunch at a glacier lake and touring Milford Sound. We saw and interacted with some of the most gorgeous scenery anywhere. Out pilot Ryan was a terrific pilot and great guide. The helicopter was clean
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Jane wrote a review Oct 2019
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The most amazing adventure and a lifetime experience we will never forget. The most exhilarating breath taking views and to land and walk on the glacier was very special. Michael our pilot was amazing and professional and made me very comfortable on my first time in a
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Milford Sound and the Glaciers Helicopter Tour including Landing from Queenstown
Responded 23 Nov 2019
Thank you ZumbawithjaneA. We appreciate your feedback, It was certainly a pleasure having you both on board with us and sharing our beautiful backyard. We are lucky to have a great fleet of luxury helicopters and amazing pilots. We hope now that you've experienced your first helicopter flight, it won't be your last! I will be sure to share your kind words with Michael and our crew, Best wishes, Katie Over The Top Helicopters
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Brooke wrote a review Sep 2019
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We took a tour with Over the top helicopter tours to Milford sound while we were in Queenstown NZ for our honeymoon. Hands down the coolest and most amazing experience ever. We had a beautiful sunny day and when we landed on the glacier we were the only ones up there! Totally
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Milford Sound and the Glaciers Helicopter Tour including Landing from Queenstown
Responded 24 Sep 2019
These days are simply amazing with beautiful blue skies, the snow capped Southern Alps and stunning mountainous terrain, it sounds like you hit the jackpot with some amazing weather. Thanks for sharing your experience, let me know in 2029 when you are coming back for your vow renewal and i'll make sure Dan is rostered on :) Best wishes, Katie Over The Top Helicopters
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clarinettenea wrote a review Aug 2019
6 contributions2 helpful votes
Such a wonderfull surprise I was given for my birthday! Our tour down to Milford Sound + 3 totally different landings was just breathtaking. A big thank to our pilot René who was very kind, professionnal + made wonderfull pictures! He was very informative but not intrusive at
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Milford Sound and the Glaciers Helicopter Tour including Landing from Queenstown
Responded 24 Sep 2019
Thank you clarinettenea, what a great way to spend your birthday. We really appreciate your amazing review, we are certainly lucky to fly our passengers to some of the most stunning locations in the world on a daily basis and we're glad you have some super photos that have captured these magic moments. It was a pleasure having you on board with us and sharing our beautiful backyard, thank you for choosing us. Best wishes, Katie Over The Top Helicopters
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rachb0611
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Absolutely Amazing!!
I knew our experience was going to be great right from the first email, Katie was amazing with our booking and guid
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170marlenep
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Over the Moon with Over the Top
Choppy and her team gave us an unparalleled experience here in Queenstown. Our pilot Dan gave us a succinct preflig
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kgsrenChicago
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The best time of all!
We took a 4 hour helicopter ride over the mountains with Over The Top Helicopter Company. We landed on a glacier,
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Bobby B
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Trip of a lifetime
We had an incredible experience! Ryan was the best tour guide and smoothest helicopter flyer ever. From check in
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Sherpa792365
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awesome
once in a lifetime experience- amazing trip- our pilot Ryan was fantastic- landed on a glacier and had a snowball f
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beisner58
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Milford Sound and Glacier
Fabulous flight over majestic snow capped mountains. Made three stops and saw Milford Sound. Highlight was landin
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Geoff21056
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Best view in the world?
Modern helicopters, friendly knowledgeable staff, flexible itinerary, clear sky, 25C, chilled champagne at 5,000ft
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Julia B
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The best way to travel!
Fantastic flight with Ryan who transported us all the way from Queenstown to Kaikoura. Very safe, comfortable and
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mmkeenan5
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Top Notch
We had this tour planned for the day after we arrived in Queenstown but because of the forecast it was rescheduled
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Claudia C
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Amazing experience
We were supposed to fly to Milfoird Sounds and to return by cruise but because due to weather conditions we had to
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Cat_Abbott
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Great tour
Had a terrific half-day tour in an immaculate Airbus helicopter flown by Ryan. Very knowledgable about the area an
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Garyvh1
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Fantastic Tour
Our pilot Ryan was skillful and knowledgeable. First time in a helicopter but put at ease. These helicopters are
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Nigletti
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Wowza!
Amazing tour with Ryan. Gob smacked at the scenes we were seeing on our flight. Very safe flying. You see views of
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Alison H
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Another great experience off the Bucket List.
We had a fantastic trip with Dan over the Alps, into Milford sound, landed on a glacier, and then home to Queenstow
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nzpen
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Helicopter ride to the edge of infinity
This was the most amazing thing we have ever done! Walked in off the street and they went out of their way to arran
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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