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Fly, Trek & Dine - Fox Glacier

Pricing

Fly, Trek & Dine $219.00


  • 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.
  • Children under 5 years are unfortunately not permitted to take part in the horse trek. 
  • Minimum numbers apply for flights. Bookings will be coordinated to achieve this where possible. 
  • Special offer valid until 30th Nov 2021. Please contact us for availability fropm Dec onwards. 

Highlights

  • Take in the grandeur of Fox Glacier on a 20-minute trip.
  • Land on the snow plains of the Fox Glacier, jump out and take it all in.
  • Site views of the stunning West Coast Glaciers.
  • You will be introduced to the joys of horse riding on this one-hour ride, showcasing the stunning Fox Glacier scenery
  • A discount voucher for food & beverages at Lake Matheson Cafe

What's included

  • Scenic helicopter flight.
  • Snow landing atop the Glacier.
  • Informative pilot commentary.
  • 1hr Horse Trek through native New Zealand bush, over farmland and on a clear day, you will have views towards the magnificent Te Tiritiri-o-te-Moana/Southern Alps, including New Zealand’s highest peak, Aoraki/Mt. Cook.
  • Discount of food & beverage at Lake Matheson Cafe

Overview

Our scenic flight, horse trek and dining package offers you the chance to experience a spectacular scenic flight with a snow landing departing from Fox Glacier. This 20 mins Fox Neve Discoverer flight provides stunning views of the stunning glaciers from above before experiencing a snow landing on either the Fox or Franz Josef Glacier.

Your horse trek is also located in Fox Glacier and you will be introduced to the joys of horse riding on this one-hour ride, showcasing the stunning Fox Glacier scenery. Listen carefully to your experienced guide as you learn how to ride your horse safely, which will build your confidence quickly. You will get to know your horse’s personality as each one has its own story to tell.

Get ready! Here’s what you should know

  • Get ready! Here’s what you should know

    Duration

    • 20-minute total trip duration including snow landing for your scenic flight.
    • The horse trek is for 1hr
    • The dining discount voucher is for 10% off food and beverages at the fantastic Lake Matheson Café.

    Departure Locations

    Departure Times and check in

    • Check In for the scenic flight closes 30 minutes prior to departure time.
    • Please call 0800 807 767, 24-hours prior to departure for a weather check and to reconfirm your booking.
    • Check in for the horse treks is 15min prior to departure time stated in your confirmation email.  

    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!
    • The Horse Trek is also weather dependant and Experience Fox Glacier will advise upon check in for any cancellations.
  • 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 and horse treks. 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 the Helicopter flight for safety.
    • Yes you can book additional passengers direct with the operator’s but this is not part of the package deal.
    • Bookings for flights and horse treks are subject to availability.
    • 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.
    • The Horse Trek has a weight limit of 110kg per person and children must be 5 or older at time of ride.
    • Children under 5 years are unfortunately not permitted to take part in the horse trek. 
  • What to bring
    • Warm clothing.
    • Sturdy covered shoes (snow on your toes is not nice!)
    • Sunglasses and sunscreen.
    • Your phone/camera, and a sense of adventure!
  • Cancellation policy
    • Booking online takes a deposit but does not charge your credit card for full amount. Credit card details are only required to guarantee your booking.
    • 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, Trek & Dine $219.00


  • 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.
  • Children under 5 years are unfortunately not permitted to take part in the horse trek. 
  • Minimum numbers apply for flights. Bookings will be coordinated to achieve this where possible. 
  • Special offer valid until 30th Nov 2021. Please contact us for availability fropm Dec onwards. 

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