Tasman Experience

Tasman Glacier
Tasman Valley
Ski Plane Runway

Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters offer the most spectacular alpine scenic flight in the world, as you fly through the Southern Alps and over the Tasman Glacier which is covered in snow.

This 35 minute scenic flight offers fantastic close up views of Mount Cook, Mt Tasman & the Tasman Glacier plus a short glacier/snow landing.

Experience the thrill of flying over one of the longest glaciers in the world on your next New Zealand holiday with the Tasman Experience.


  • Scenic Flight
  • Aoraki/Mt Cook
  • Tasman Glacier
  • Hochsetter Icefall
  • Grand Plateau and Plateau Hut
  • Glacier/Snow landing


  • Scenic Flight


Departs: Daily, weather permitting from Mount Cook Village
Duration: 35 minutes

Additional Info

Children: 4-12 years are charged at the child rate
What to wear: Jacket, sunglasses, closed in shoes, camera
Important Note: Ski Plane option requires a minimum of 2 adults & the Helicopter option requires a minimum of 4 adults to operate
Operated By: Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters