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30 Minute - Twin Glacier

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  • Easy to book – easy to cancel – easy to change
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  • Price same or lower than local rates
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  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?



    30 minutes

    Start time

    Your chosen time
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meeting Point

    Hotel pick up not included.

    Ending Point

    Tour finishes at the point of origin

  • Overview & Itinerary


    The two famous glaciers of the South Island's West Coast is Fox and Franz Josef. View them up close - from the air! Enjoy a scenic helicopter flight over these rivers of ice before landing at the head of one of them. Step out into the snow and marvel at the magnificent vistas before heading back to base. One of the must see attractions of the West Coast.


    Enjoy a scenic helicopter flight over these rivers of ice before landing at the head of one of them.

    A Helicopter Line vehicle will pick you up from your Fox Glacier accommodation for your transfer to The Helicopter Line office, Main Road, Fox Glacier, the departure point of your tour. Start your tour and fly over two of New Zealand's most famous glaciers. Land at the head of either Franz Josef Glacier or Fox Glacier and view the incredible natural phenomenon of the glacier as it winds slowly down the carved valleys from its origin in the mountains high above.

    At the end of the tour you will be dropped back to your hotel.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Transfer to helibase
    • Commentary by pilot
    • 30 minutes helicopter flight
    • Landing fees and permit charges
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.