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Air Safaris

Main Road Franz Josef, State Highway 6, New Zealand, 7999 - View the map

Experience New Zealand's spectacular alpine scenery on the famous "Grand Traverse" flight of a lifetime. Every seat has a window - get the big picture! The award-winning 'Grand Traverse' of Mount Cook and the glaciers is one of New Zealand's most spectacular alpine flights. A 50-minute experience covering two World Heritage National Parks, over 12 major glaciers including the Franz Josef, Fox and Tasman Glaciers plus a breathtaking traverse of Mount Cook and the rugged scenery of South Westland.
Regular departures from Lake Tekapo, Glentanner Park (Mt Cook) and Franz Josef on the West Coast. One of New Zealand's largest alpine scenic flight operations. Air Safaris operate 7 aircraft offering up to 71 seats per departure. Every passenger has a window seat and all aircraft have wings-above to ensure optimum viewing below. Our friendly pilots provide a full and informative commentary with multi language commentary brochures supplied.
Special 'inter-airport' flights for passengers on coaches and scheduled tours - saves valuable travelling time. Air Safaris also operates personalised charter flights throughout the South Island, excursions to Milford Sound and Tranz-Divide half day excursions between Tekapo and Franz Josef. We also offer exciting helicopter flights from Tekapo with an alpine landing and an incredible Combo Flightseeing Experience featuring the MacKenzie Explorer heli-flight plus Grand Traverse fixed wing. The best of both worlds!
See it all - with AIR SAFARIS..

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