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Mount Cook Pilot's Choice

Pricing

Adult $295.00

15yrs & over

Child $207.00

4 - 14yrs

Infant $207.00

0 - 3yrs


  • Children must accompany a paying adult.
  • Infants (Under 4 years and under 15kgs) are required to sit on an adults knee. Infants over 15kgs will require their own seat. 
  • Current prices are valid from 1st Oct 2019 - 30th Sep 2020.

Highlights

  • Take in the grandeur of the surrounding mountains on this breathtaking scenic flight. 
  • Touchdown high in snow fields and breathe in the fresh alpine air.
  • Informative pilot commentary.

What's included

  • Scenic helicopter flight.
  • Alpine landing (seasonal snow landing)
  • Informative pilot commentary.

Overview

Let your pilot choose the best flight path for the day and enjoy a 30 minute experience with a landing. This flight will take you into the Southern Alps with views of Mt Cook and the surrounding peaks.

  • Get ready! Here’s what you should know

    Duration

    • 30 minute total trip duration including alpine landing.

    Departure Locations

    Departure Times and check in

    • Check In closes 30 minutes snowfield departure time.

    • Please call 0800 650 651, 24-hours prior to departure for a weather check and to reconfirm your booking.

    Weather

    • Your flight is subject to favourable weather conditions; if cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.

    • We recommend booking your 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 price 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.

  • 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 does not charge your credit card. 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

Adult $295.00

15yrs & over

Child $207.00

4 - 14yrs

Infant $207.00

0 - 3yrs


  • Children must accompany a paying adult.
  • Infants (Under 4 years and under 15kgs) are required to sit on an adults knee. Infants over 15kgs will require their own seat. 
  • Current prices are valid from 1st Oct 2019 - 30th Sep 2020.

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