Alpine Wonderland

Planes Sightseeing

A spectacular 45 minute scenic flight over the spectacular Southern Alps. Fly over the mighty Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers and around the towering peaks of Aoraki/Mount Cook and Mount Tasman.

This is one of the best flights to view the unbelievable scenery of the Westland and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Parks.

Mount Cook Ski Planes offer the traveller excellent views of Aoraki/Mount Cook, Mt Tasman, the Fox, Franz Josef and Tasman Glaciers. This day tour is an excellent addition to your itinerary on your next holiday to New Zealand.


  • Scenic Flight
  • Fox & Franz Josef Glaciers
  • Southern Alps and Mount Cook


  • Scenic Flight
  • Complimentary shuttle transfers between Mt Cook village and airport
  • N.B. This flight does not include a glacier landing


Departs: Daily, weather permitting from Mount Cook Village
Duration: 45 minutes

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Children: 3-14 years are charged at the child rate **From 1 October 2023 the child rate will apply to 3 - 12 years**
Flight Map: Follow the red line
Operated By: Mount Cook Ski Planes

Sunny afternoon on the glacierTasman GlacierMap