Air Safaris, Franz Josef

(70+ reviews on the web)
National Park
Marvel at New Zealand's glaciers from above with Air Safaris, operating from three airports in the Lake Tekapo area. Established in 1970, the charter company takes clients to view New Zealand's highest peaks and biggest glaciers. You can fly over 200 km (124 mi) and observe ice and snow fields, deep ravines, and steep cliffs plunging into the Tasman Sea. The operator's fleet consists of several single- and twin-engine aircraft and a helicopter. By using our Franz Josef trip itinerary maker, you can arrange your visit to Air Safaris and other attractions in Franz Josef.
map
Create a full Franz Josef itinerary

Plan your trip to Franz Josef

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Franz Josef by other users

14 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in South Island BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND December, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM HONG KONG January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in South Island BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, outdoors, relaxing, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in South Island BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in South Island BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in South Island BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This is an excellent way to see glaciers, snowcapped peaks, ice flows and many other sights. It takes 50mins. Pilot is very knowledgeable and gives a running commentary.  more »
  • This is once in a lifetime experiece one must do. 15 minutes flight takes you to fantastic glaciers. Wish they allow us more than 10 minutes at the top  more »
  • If you are lucky with the weather, don t skip this safari. Expensive, certainly but efficient if you want see great and gorgeous vieuws...exceptional. The pilot is really professional, good airplane, ...  more »