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Fox or Franz Josef Glacier including snow landing (allow 20 minutes) Fly from our Franz Josef or Fox Glacier Heliport to the top of the Fox or Franz Josef icefall and land on the snow for a fantastic photographic opportunity. This entry level flight will show you why so many are impressed by the sheer crevasses and pinicles that form the ice scapes of the Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers. Be sure to book from the correct departure location (Fox or Franz Josef) - book for a Franz Josef departure if you are overnighting at Franz Josef OR book for a Fox Glacier departure if you are overnighting at Fox Glacier.

Flights depart daily from our Franz Josef and Fox Glacier bases (departures and snow landings subject to suitable weather conditions and safety decisions from your pilot). The Franz Josef Glacier is included for departures from our Franz Josef Heliport, and the Fox Glacier is included for departures from our Fox Glacier Heliport. During the Summer period departures are available from 7.30AM to 8.30PM or during the Winter period from 8.30AM to 4.00PM. Autumn and Spring departures can be flexible depending on the time of year and weather conditions as the days become longer into the Summer, or less leading into the Winter period.


    Location: Franz Josef & Fox Glacier, New Zealand

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Voucher Redembtion: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity. 

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    «July, 2019»
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    Additional Information

      Operates: See Availability

      Departure Point:
      Alpine Adventure Centre, 29 Main Road, FRANZ JOSEF and Fox Guides Building, 44 Main Road, FOX GLACIER. Be sure your are reporting to the correct location for your flight booking departure point (Franz Josef or Fox Glacier)

      Departure Time: 8.30AM, 9.00AM, 9.30AM, 10.00AM, 10.30AM, 11.00AM, 11.30AM, 12.00PM, 12.30PM, 1.00PM, 1.30PM, 2.00PM, 2.30PM, 3.00PM, 3.30PM, 4.00PM, 4.30PM, 5.00PM, 5.30PM, 6.00PM.

      Departure Time Comments:

      All flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.

      Valid from the time you exchange your voucher, for the duration selected.

      Return Details:
      Same as departure locations

    • Inclusions:

      • Exclusions:
        • Transportation to/from attractions

      • Other Information:
        • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
        • Wheelchair accessible
        • Infants must sit on laps
        • Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 300 travelers

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