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Experience an awesome Air Safaris Grand Traverse flightseeing tour of the Aoraki Mount Cook and Westland World Heritage Parks.
See Mount Cook, the Tasman & Murchison glaciers plus the Franz Josef and Fox glaciers on every flight!
The Air Safaris "Grand Traverse" is recognised as the premier Aoraki Mount Cook flightseeing experience and is still the longest and most comprehensive flightseeing tour of Mount Cook and glaciers available in the area!
This incredibly diverse and comprehensive flight encompasses two World Heritage National Parks in a tour of 200 kms amongst New Zealand's highest mountains and largest glaciers.
- From the golden tussock lands, turquoise glacial lakes and ancient glacial valleys of the Mackenzie Basin to the vast snowfields and dramatic icefalls of the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers - cascading down to the coastal plains and rainforests of Westland.
- Around Aoraki Mount Cook (3754m), and Mount Tasman, and over the 29 km long Tasman Glacier.
Flights depart 1/2 - 1 hourly all day from Lake Tekapo.
Courtesy van available between airport and accommodation within the township is available.
Established in 1970 and flying from their Airport at Lake Tekapo Air Safaris is well known for their friendly, personal service and modern aircraft fleet with guaranteed window seats.
Approximately 50 minutes flying time, allow one hour total duration.
502a Wairakei Road, Harewood