The Helicopter Line is privileged to work with some great tourism businesses and the list of our friends below represents our recommendations for companies that deliver outstanding products and outstanding service.
Our Queenstown & Milford Friends
Queenstown Combos - Save money and time by bundling up your fun and booking an action packed day full of Queenstown's most exciting activities and attractions. Choose from white-water rafting and bungy jumping to jet boating, the Skyline Gondola and so much more. The more you do, the more you save!
Skyline Queenstown - If you are looking for a day out with your family and friends then Skyline Queenstown has to be at the top of your Queenstown must-do list. There's more to enjoy with the Gondola, Luge, Café, Restaurant, Bar, Star Gazing, Mountain Biking access, walking tracks and Souvenir Store... all with the most stunning views in Queenstown!
The Station - The expert staff at The Station provide visitor information, itinerary planning and bookings for Queenstown accommodation, attractions and adventure activities to help you get the most out of your stay. Get the best advice on things to do in Queenstown from the team that have experienced the town's most popular activities first hand, from wine tours, beauty or spa treatments, outdoor adventures or the best places for hiking, skiing and golf.
Challenge Rafting - Go rafting in Queenstown on New Zealand's most popular whitewater rafting trips. Challenge Rafting offers a variety of exciting half day white water rafting trips on the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers. Raft through the Shotover River's 180m long Oxenbridge Tunnel or try NZ's longest commercially rafted rapid, the Kawarau River's 400m Dog Leg. Are you up to the challenge?
Mitre Peak Cruises - The best way to see Milford Sound. Smaller boats allow you to get up close and personal with the natural wonderland of Milford Sound. Operating daily cruises (approx. 2 hours in duration) with commentary, you ventures up the fiord out to the Tasman Sea, stopping frequently to explore cascading waterfalls, towering cliffs, rugged peaks, lush rainforest, and encounter seals and penguins.
Milford Sound Scenic Flights - One of the regions most experienced flightseeing operators with daily tours available from Queenstown & Milford Sound. Fly-cruise-fly packages also available.
Blue Peaks Lodge & Apartments - Multiple accommodation options in a great location, just a few minutes walk from the bustling centre of Queenstown. Choose a more budget conscious motel unit or opt for one of the luxurious apartments. Great quality and outstanding service.
Friends from the rest of the South Island
Harris Mountains Heli-Ski - This Queenstown and Wanaka based operator is the premium supplier of heli-ski adventures in New Zealand. With expert guides and concessions to the most unique locations, a heli-ski experience with Harris Mountains Heli-Ski is unsurpassed.
Glacier Helicopters - Offers a range of scenic helicopter flights from 20 minutes to 40 minutes. Flights depart from Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier.
Wanaka Flightseeing - Fantastic scenic flight operator based in Wanaka, with flights to Mt Cook, Mt Aspiring and Milford Sound. A friendly service and quality planes make a great experience.
Mercure Leisure Lodge - Dunedin provider of accommodation. Nestled next to the beautiful Dunedin Botanical Gardens and just a short walk from the City Centre, the Forsyth Barr Stadium and Otago University and Hospital - it's perfectly located for your stay in Dunedin.
Christchurch Casino - Events, entertainment, restaurants and bars... plus 500 slot machines and 36 gaming tables, all under one roof. The Christchurch Casino is Christchurch's premier entertainment destination.
Our friends in the North Island
Skyline Rotorua - Gondola, Luge, Café, Restaurant, Bar, Wine Tasting, Jelly Belly concept store, walking trails and the list goes on. It's easy to see why they say 'Rotorua Starts Here.'