Go all out and explore Franz Josef Glacier with this heli hike option - a scenic helicopter ride and guided glacier hike in one!
Franz Josef Glacier is one of the main stop offs on New Zealands South Island and this frozen attraction offers some amazing insights into the history of this beautiful country.
If you’re looking to make the most of your time exploring Franz Josef Glacier or want to treat yourself then this Heli Hike with the team from Franz Josef Glacier Guides is the perfect option.
You’ll start your trip with a scenic flights over the glacier, gaining an incredible aerial perspective of the ice formation and surrounding landscape.
Landing towards the top of the glacier means your guided glacier hike will be amongst some of the most pristine parts of this natural wonder and you’ll explore incredible ice caves, caverns and gorges whilst your experienced guide tells you some more about the glaciers history.
After returning to the town via helicopter you’ll also have access to the Glacier Hot Pools – the perfect way to wind down and relax after this amazing experience!