This Franz Josef Scenic Flight & Accommodation Package is the perfect way to explore the glaciers!


This package is $199pp (minimum of 2 people required) and includes:

  • See what most people never get the chance to and journey into the largely inaccessible heart of the majestic Southern Alps with Glacier Helicopters. Explore the ice falls and experience a 20 minute scenic flight and snow landing before returning to Franz Josef township.
  • One nights accommodation at  Alpine Glacier Motel, which is centrally located in the heart of Franz Josef.


Stay can be extended to 2 nights, please enquire on booking.

Terms and Conditions:

Departure time and check-in

  • Check in is 30 minutes before departure and closes 15 minute before flight time.
  • Please ensure you are at the Franz Josef township Helicopter Base on time – we don’t want to leave without you!
  • Pricing is from $199 per person. Minimum of 2 people required for each booking ($398.00). For 3 people the total is $575.00. More than 3 people and an additional room is required.
  • Please call 0800 800 732, 24-hours prior to departure for a weather check and to reconfirm your booking.
  • Check in for the accommodation is 2pm on day of arrival.


  • Your flight is subject to favourable weather conditions; if cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given a partial refund.
  • We recommend booking flights early in your trip with flexibility for weather changes. We don’t want you to miss out!

What to bring

  • Warm clothing.
  • Sturdy covered shoes (snow on your toes is not nice!)
  • Sunglasses and sunscreen.
  • Your phone/camera