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Scenic helicopter flights and snow landings above Fox and Franz Josef glaciers.


$195 - $495


Daylight hours. Summer 7AM to 9PM / Winter 8am to 6PM

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Fox & Franz Heliservices is an experienced helicopter flightseeing company.

We provide visitors with a diverse range of South Island scenic helicopter flights and private charters in some of New Zealand's most spectacular alpine and coastal regions.

For over 30 years we have operated with a modern fleet of 4 and 6 passenger helicopters.

The only 100% locally owned and operated helicopter company licenced to land within the Westland Tai Poutini National Park.

  • Franz Josef, Fox and Tasman Glaciers.
  • Mount Cook and Mount Tasman.
  • Also available as transport for skiers, climbers, hunters, film crew and photography.

Winter special

HeliServices.NZ Fox & Franz are offering a special deal on a 10-minute scenic flight over the Franz Josef or Fox Glacier for $150 per person (retail price $195pp) (only valid for Franz Josef and Fox Glacier departures).

Terms and conditions:

  • Special scenic helicopter flight, the Fox or Franz Josef Alpine Explorer offering a 10 minute explore flight across the Fox or Franz Josef glaciers to 6,000ft for spectacular views then descending back over the glacier to our Fox or Franz Josef heliport where you departed.
  • Minimum three adult fares (if there are less people Heliserivces.NZ will endeavor to join flight bookings for the same tour in order to create the minimum numbers required).
  • Depart from Franz Josef town – view the Franz Josef Glacier from above / depart from Fox Glacier town – view the Fox Glacier from above.
  • Book a group of four or more paying passengers (must be a group of 4 or more traveling and booking together at the same time) and receive the equivalent number of free entry tickets to our Westland Wonderland spectacular 35-minute Helimax movie.
  • Offer valid to 30 September 2020.


Alpine Adventure Centre, 29 Main Road, Franz Josef Glacier 7886, West Coast, New Zealand

We are easy to find on the Main Road. We are located in the Alpine Adventure Centre, Main Road, Franz Josef.

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