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Fly, Relax & Dine - Franz Josef

Pricing

Fly, relax & dine (20 mins) per person $199.00

Fly, relax & dine (30 mins) per person $299.00


  • Children must accompany a paying adult.
  • Infants (Under 4 years and under 15kgs) are required to sit on an adult's knee. Infants over 15kgs are required to have their own seat on the helicopter. 
  • Pricing is from $199 per person on the 20 minute scenic flight or $299 for the 30 minute scenic flight option. 
  • Special offer valid until 2nd May 2021. 
  • Note that the hot pools are available Friday to Monday (closed Tuesday to Thursday).

Highlights

  • Explore the ice falls and experience a 20 or 30 minute scenic flight and snow landing.
  • Experience Franz Josef Glacier from the sky.
  • Land on the snow plains of the Franz Glacier, jump out and take it all in.
  • Relax and enjoy the Franz Josef Hot Pools. 
  • Dine at The Landing Bar & Restaurant with your 20% discount voucher. 

What's included

  • Scenic helicopter flight. 
  • Snow landing atop the Glacier.
  • Informative pilot commentary.
  • Franz Josef Hot Pools (see below for open days).
  • 20% discount voucher for The Landing Bar & Restaurant. 

Overview

Experience the best of Franz Josef with our Fly, Relax & Dine package. 

You will experience a stunning scenic helicopter flight (20 or 30 minute option) over the Franz Josef Glaciers with a snow landing included with plenty of time for photos. Once back, head to the Franz Josef hot pools to soak and relax before finally finishing your experience at The Landing Bar & Restaurant for a delicious meal using your 20% discount voucher. 

  • Get ready! Here’s what you should know

    Duration

    • 20 minute or 30 minute total trip duration including snow landing for your scenic flight depending on which option you choose. 
    • Franz Josef Hot Pools & The Landing Bar & Restaurant is at your own leisure. 

    Departure Times and check in

    • Check in is 30 minute prior to flight time, and closes 15 minutes prior to departure time.
    • Please call 0800 807 767, 24-hours prior to departure for a weather check and to reconfirm your booking.
    • Note that the hot pools are available Friday to Monday (closed Tuesday to Thursday).

    Weather

    • Your flight is subject to favourable weather conditions; if cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given a partial refund.
    • We recommend booking flights early in your trip with flexibility for weather changes. We don’t want you to miss out!
  • Additional information
    • Confirmation will be received within 48-hours of booking, subject to availability.
    • Flights, landings and routes may vary due to weather and at the pilot’s discretion. Flight times are approximate and include your landing.
    • Minimum passenger numbers apply for flights. Bookings will be coordinated to achieve this where possible.
    • The package includes landing and concession fees as our flights land in conservation areas and special locations.
    • iPads or selfie sticks are not allowed on board for safety.
    • All of our helicopter trips are weather dependant and unfortunately are sometimes cancelled due to poor weather.  
    • We will accommodate you on a later trip or on tomorrow’s trip if space allows and you wish to try again.
    • Upon check in you will receive your Franz Josef Hot Pools voucher & The Landing discount vouchers.
    • Note that the hot pools are available Friday to Monday (closed Tuesday to Thursday).
  • What to bring
    • Warm clothing.
    • Sturdy covered shoes (snow on your toes is not nice!)
    • Sunglasses and sunscreen.
    • Swimwear & towel for the hotpools. 
    • Your phone/camera, and a sense of adventure!
  • Cancellation policy
    • Your card will be charged a deposit at time of booking and the balance upon arrival and prior to flight departure.  
    • Should you fail to check-in on time or notify us of changes less than 24-hours prior to departure, your credit card will be debited with the total amount of the booked activity.

Pricing

Fly, relax & dine (20 mins) per person $199.00

Fly, relax & dine (30 mins) per person $299.00


  • Children must accompany a paying adult.
  • Infants (Under 4 years and under 15kgs) are required to sit on an adult's knee. Infants over 15kgs are required to have their own seat on the helicopter. 
  • Pricing is from $199 per person on the 20 minute scenic flight or $299 for the 30 minute scenic flight option. 
  • Special offer valid until 2nd May 2021. 
  • Note that the hot pools are available Friday to Monday (closed Tuesday to Thursday).

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