Glenorchy Air: Mount Cook, Fox & Franz Josef with a landing at Fox Township
New Zealand's highest mountain, Mount Cook and its glaciers, experiencing living remnants of the last Ice Age.
This scenic flight offers an unforgettable adventure into the heart of the Southern alps and around New Zealand's tallest mountain.
From Queenstown along the main divide to the Aoraki Mount Cook national park, your pilot will point out New Zealand's highest mountains, largest glaciers, vast snow fields, beautiful turquoise glacial lakes, intricate river systems, glacial formed valleys and towering above it all, at over 12,000ft, Aoraki-Mount Cook.
All seats aboard our aircraft are window seats.
After landing at the Fox Glacier airstrip your pilot will accompany you on the short (5 minutes) walk to the township where you can relax for 30 minutes and have a coffee before the return flight back to Queenstown along the West Coast above beaches and rain forest and surf breaking against the rocks.
- Southern Alps
- Aoraki Mount Cook national park
- Largest glaciers
- Beautiful turquoise Lakes
- Fox Glacier Township
- Queenstown Airport
- Duration: 3 hours
- Departure Time: On demand
- Courtesy transport to and from most Queenstown accommodation included if required
Helicopter snow landings on the glacier neve can also be arranged at an additional cost.
If you are interested in taking this Mount Cook scenic flight and combining it with a helicopter glacier landing, please call us to arrange.