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Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers - Lake Tekapo

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Overview

Let Air Safaris take you on an unforgettable aerial journey aboard Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers from Lake Tekapo, a leading Aoraki Mount Cook flight-seeing experience where you’ll witness two World Heritage National Parks and 200 kms. of the most stunning New Zealand scenery.  Air Safaris operates an aircraft best suited to New Zealand conditions, with wings-above for optimal and unhindered viewing below, and every passenger seated by the window. Multi-language flight guides are given to all Air Safaris passengers, in addition to informative and entertaining commentary provided by your friendly and experienced pilot.

The highlights of the Grand Traverse flight include:

  • Beautiful turquoise glacial lakes, golden tussock lands, and the braided river systems of the Mackenzie basin
  • Remote High Country Sheep Stations, glacial valleys, and landforms
  • The Aoraki Mount Cook National Park – a magical world of permanent ice and snow
  • New Zealand’s highest mountains and largest glaciers – including Aoraki Mount Cook and the Tasman Glacier
  • The Westland Tai Poutini National Park encompassing the magnificent Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers spilling down to the rainforests of the west coast

Please set aside one hour for the entire duration of the tour as flying time for the Grand Traverse takes about 50 minutes. Up to seven passengers are onboard Air Safaris’ aircraft at Lake Tekapo at any one time.

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Grand Traverse Scenic Flight of Mt Cook & Glaciers, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

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