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Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights

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“cecil peak”(26 reviews)
“pilot dave”(10 reviews)
Exciting scenic flights and exclusive helicopter excursions to Milford Sound, remote locations in Fiordland and Mt Cook. We are the only helicopter company licensed to land on the Tasman Glacier at Mt Cook. Fly with the pilots who filmed the Lord of...more
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Tex Smith Ln | Frankton, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On our last morning in Queenstown we treated ourselves to the 75 min LOTR flight and had an amazing trip. The weather was beautiful and clear and the flight was smooth. The views were breathtaking and our two landings gave us some wonderful photo shots...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi All Bailey and I had an amazing trip with you. First we had the pleasure of meeting Sir Richard ”Hannibal” Hayes and touring the Antarctic beast of a chopper. Then Scott (awesome pilot and snow ball thrower) flew us through God’s own country. Many...More

Thank kbechly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently proposed to my girlfriend. Everyone on the team was so helpful. they provided carefully thought out recommendations and planned every minute detail. She was truly surprised and loved it! The best thing was that everyone genuinely cared about making sure our experience was...More

Thank Saneet P
Reviewed 7 September 2018

The team at Heliworks team at Queenstown were awesome in helping me plan my proposal. They had great information available to assist me in making my decision of location, they gladly liaised with the photographer on the day. They did a fantastic job and could...More

Thank Taryn O
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The flight exceeded our expectations. Matt our pilot was awesome! And a very good photographer 😆👌 Will 100% be returning again

Thank Chantelle J
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We took a Heliworks flight up to Cecil Peak for our Wedding Photos and the experience was second to none. Thank you Heliworks for making everything so easy, fun and unforgettable! x

Thank Emilia W
Heliworks, Offive Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hi Milly, Thank you for your review, we are happy to have been a part of your special day. Kind Regards Heliworks Queenstown Team

Reviewed 12 August 2018

This was a highlight of our trip to New Zealand. Heliworks provide an amazing service. Staff were excellent and very friendly from start to finish. Our pilot and guide, Richard Mills, was extremely knowledgable and experienced. He was happy to answer any questions we had...More

Thank JennyG3176
Heliworks, Offive Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hi there, Thank you for this amazing review, I will pass this onto Richard as well. We hope to see you again next time you are in Queenstown. Kind Regards Heliworks Queenstown Team

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Fast responses from the staff. Everyone is extremely friendly. Pilot is knowledgable of the areas you are visiting. You are well taken care of.

Thank Donovan_Wayne
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to post a review! We hope you had a great flight and hope to welcome you back to Queenstown again in the near future! Kind regards, Heliworks Queenstown

Reviewed 22 May 2018

We took the "Best of LOTR Scenic Flight." It was AWESOME! Our pilot, Dave, was an excellent guide. The trip was even better than the description listed on the website, in part because we got 5 landings instead of 3. It was expensive, but totally...More

Thank AngelaM8893
Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Hi Angela and Brett, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review! It was a pleasure taking you both on a flight with our fabulous pilot Dave and the weather was absolutely perfect on the day of your flight! We hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

We took a trip to Mt Nicholas and Earnslaw Burn in early May 2018. Just sensational. I was a little nervous - first time in a helicopter, but there was no need. Our pilot Charlotte was fantastic - seemed effortlessly professional, very knowledgeable about the...More

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Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopter Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Hi there, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review! The Earnslaw Burn is truly our favorite exclusive location (we're in awe of it every single day..) and we're very glad you had a lovely flight with our pilot Charlotte. Perhaps we could...More

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6 September 2017|
Response from James B | Reviewed this property |
Not much at all. The helicopter lands 30m from the edge
14 March 2016|
Response from Heliworks | Property representative |
Hi there, We have a couple of different options in regards to our LOTR flights. We have the Best of the Lord of the Rings which is $1940.00 pp , Great Forest flight $935.00 pp and the Flight to the Ford $500.00pp. If you... More
Jason S
24 December 2014|
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Response from herefishyfishy123 | Reviewed this property |
We went on the "ultimate paradise picnic'. Landed on a snow capped mountain nearby (they asked us if we would like to land on the snow or grass somewhere). We were up there for about an hour and a half, awesome experience!