Milford Sound Highlights
No trip to New Zealand is complete without a scenic flight to Milford Sound.
This heli experience will take you past the head of Lake Wakatipu, over the Livingstone and Earl mountain ranges to Lake Quill the source of New Zealand’s second highest waterfall, the Sutherland Falls. Your flight will continue to the glacial beauty of Milford Sound, including a spectacular view of Mitre Peak before heading to Mount Tutoko, the highest peak in Fiordland National park.
Finally return to Queenstown via the Hollyford Valley and the Humboldt mountain range before landing back at our hangar.
Minimum of 2 persons.
Trip duration: 90 minutes
Fly with the pilots who filmed the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters was contracted exclusively by Peter Jackson for aerial filming and transportation of cast to Lord of the Rings film locations in & around Queenstown and Fiordland, New Zealand. Our helicopter pilots have an intimate knowledge of the area and can transport you into Middle Earth.
The following Lord of the Rings Scenic Flights have been designed by the principal filming pilots for the series and Ian Brodie, author of The Lord of the Rings Official Location Guide Book. Click on the packages below for more details, images and maps.