Franz Josef Heli – Hike

    When most people speak about Franz Josef they immediately think of the Glaciers and the opportunity to get to experience these from the air and then to be immersed in the middle of this amazing landscape.

     

    Why we love the Heli Hike

    This is an adventure based activity from start to finish. From the moment you step on board the chopper, your experience the jaw-dropping landscape. You’ll enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, and with plenty of photo opportunities, and the chance to learn more about this magnificent glacier which is an invaluable experience.

     

    About the activity

    The trip begins when you check in ad are given all the gear that you will need for your adventure, including all your waterproofs, warm clothing and crampons. After a thrilling flight, high above the rugged terrain, you will land on the glacier, ready to undertake a three hour guided glacier hike. Your friendly guide will lead you through some of the most pristine and awe-inspiring glacier scenery in the world. Your guide will choose your route carefully as you go and, with an eye for the most spectacular ice formations, you’ll soon be making your way through an extraordinary land of towering peaks and glistening blue ice.

     

    Once your trip is over you will be able to bask in the beautiful hot pools and reminisce on what an awesome day you have just had at one of NZ’s must do activities.

    WILD KIWI FACTOR

    Relax and Chill
    60%
    Heart Pounding
    60%
    Scenery
    100%