1. New Zealand
  2. Otago
  3. Queenstown
  4. The Remarkables

Queenstown: Snowmobiling Experience with Helicopter Flight

Product ID: 258412
Enjoy a thrilling experience in the Garvie Mountain Range, combining a scenic helicopter flight from Queenstown with exhilarating snowmobiling. Admire spectacular views of New Zealand's wilderness on a fully-guided tour.
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Experience a unique snowmobile adventure in the Garvie Mountains
  • Enjoy a return scenic helicopter flight from Queenstown
  • Marvel at stunning scenery and views
  • Make plenty of photo stops to capture your memories
  • Benefit from a fully-guided experience and included hotel pickup and drop-off
Full description
Set off on an action-packed and adrenaline-pumping adventure on snow. Ride a snowmobile through stunning scenery and amazing views. Enjoy a full-guided tour with stops along the way for amazing photo opportunities of the spectacular landscape.

As well as your snowmobile ride, delight in a return scenic helicopter flight across the Western face of the Remarkables mountains, over the Hector mountains, and across the Nevis River Valley to a snowy plateau on the Garvie Mountain Range. Marvel at the breathtaking scenery as you take a flight exclusively available to the local partner.
  • Protective clothing (overalls, helmets, gloves & boots will be provided)
  • Snowmobile equipment
  • Return helicopter flight
  • Hotel pickup/drop-off from Queenstown
What’s Not Included
  • Protective clothing for children (can be arranged)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters, 35 Lucas Pl, Frankton, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand. Free parking is available at the location. Please ensure you arrive at least 20 minutes before the experience starts. A courtesy coach is available for pickup/drop-off from Queenstown accommodation. The local partner's reservation team will let you know where exactly to be and when.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
Know before you go
• Minimum of 4 and maximum of 6 passengers per tour
• You must be 17 years old or over to ride your own snowmobile (proof of age may be required)
• Participants aged 4 – 16 years ride as pillion passengers with an accompanying adult. Regardless of experience, passengers aged 16 years and under are not able to ride their own snowmobile
• This is a winter-only activity running from June to October each year, subject to conditions
• You will not fly or snowmobile if the weather makes it unsafe. Please call the local partner to check the weather beforehand. At the time of your weather call, you will be offered an alternative day and time to join the tour again if it cannot take place at your booked time. If you are unable to reschedule to another day, a full refund will be given
• Free parking is available at the meeting point location, though a courtesy shuttle also runs from Queenstown accommodation
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Guided Walks New Zealand

Product ID: 258412