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Fox or Franz Josef Glacier including snow landing (allow 20 minutes)

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    What to Expect
    Flights depart daily from our Franz Josef and Fox Glacier bases (departures and snow landings subject to suitable weather conditions and safety decisions from your pilot). The Franz Josef Glacier is included for departures from our Franz Josef Heliport, and the Fox Glacier is included for departures from our Fox Glacier Heliport. During the Summer period departures are available from 7.30AM to 8.30PM or during the Winter period from 8.30AM to 4.00PM. Autumn and Spring departures can be flexible depending on the time of year and weather conditions as the days become longer into the Summer, or less leading into the Winter period.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Alpine Adventure Centre, 29 Main Road, FRANZ JOSEF and Fox Guides Building, 44 Main Road, FOX GLACIER. Be sure your are reporting to the correct location for your flight booking departure point (Franz Josef or Fox Glacier)
    Departure Time
    8.30AM, 9.00AM, 9.30AM, 10.00AM, 10.30AM, 11.00AM, 11.30AM, 12.00PM, 12.30PM, 1.00PM, 1.30PM, 2.00PM, 2.30PM, 3.00PM, 3.30PM, 4.00PM, 4.30PM, 5.00PM, 5.30PM, 6.00PM.
    Duration
    20m
    Return Details
    Same as departure locations
    Exclusions
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 300 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I totally enjoyed the 20-minute scenic flight! Thanks to the good weather I’ve had a very clear view of the Franz Joseph glacier, which was absolutely awe-inspiring! The flight was a little bit pricey but it was worth every penny spent. I was deeply impressed...More

    Thank llmAgnes
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you llmAgnes for your fantastic 5 star rating and “fantastic experience”review. I am so pleased we were able to take you on such an awe inspiring experience. Thank you so much for recommending the helicopter flight as a must do for everyone travelling to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We did the 20-minute flight and it was truly an amazing experience! Highlights include a close-up view of the Franz Joseph glacier and we took lots of great photos during the snow landing. We did the glacier walk on the same day but the breathtaking...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank cylamcy
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you cylamcy for your awesome review and 5 star rating. Thank you for definitely recommending the helicopter flight to anyone visiting Franz Josef. HeliServices.NZ thanks you for flying with us.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We took our 3 Children up with us on this flight, felt very safe. They were in awe of the Franz Josef glacier just as much as we were. The landing on the top is the highlight and I felt we had ample time to...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank 5464LisaB
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Wow, such a great 5 star rating and awesome review thank you Q6647... I am pleased you felt your 20 minute flight was absolutely worth it and you would totally recomend us. Thank you from HeliServices.NZ

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    went for the heli trip for snow landing. Jason is very informative and attentive. he took us to the best snow landing so far, and provide us with lots of information along the trip. Fully recommend this people if you looking for a heli trip.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank narusse
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much narusse for your wonderful 5 star rating and fantastic review. Thank you for recomending HeliServices.NZ

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    This is an absolute must do if you are coming to see the glacier! We initially went to the walking paths but decided it wasn't going to be close enough view. We then went into town and decided to ask what flights were available -...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank MKKCDF
    Michael N, General Manager at HeliServicesNZ Fox & Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much MKKCDF for your wonderful 10 stars!! So pleased you enjoyed the experience with HeliServices.NZ Fox & Franz

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    Response from Kerry W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, yes warm winter clothes but have waterproof shoes.
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