Milford Sound Scenic Flight from Queenstown New Zealand

Milford Sound Scenic Flyover

Enjoy incredible views on this 80 minute scenic flight out to Milford Sound ex Queenstown, flying across the Southern Alps, Mt. Aspiring National Park and Fiordland National Park before returning to Queenstown. With guaranteed windows seats you will have lots of opportunities to see rugid peaks and majestic mountain lakes and waterfalls.


  • Mitre Peak

  • Milford Sound

  • Guaranteed window seats

  • Mt. Aspiring National Park

  • Fiordland National Park


Full Description

Enjoy this spectacular scenic flight to Milford Sound departing from Queenstown Airport. With Complimentary pick ups and drop off, you can sit back and relax as we take care of the whole experience for you. 

Our flight departs out of Queenstown airport and our standard route will fly over Skippers Canyon around the front side of Coronet Peak, Queenstown's oldest commercial ski field. From there we take you over past Mt. Earnslaw and Pluto Peak famous for the parts they play in the Lord of the Rings films. On this spectacular flight, we go all the way out to the Olivine Ice Plateau and the Barrier range before heading towards Mt. Tutoko and into Milford Sound. We fly right out to the coast before coming back in and over Milford Sound showing you amazing views of Mitre Peak, Lady Bowen Falls, Stirling Falls to name a few. From here we depart South West and over to Sutherland Falls and Lake Quill, the iconic lake and waterfall off the Milford Track. We then go back via lake Erskine a beautiful blue lake seen only from the sky. Finally we head up one of the multiple valley's that lead back onto lake Wakatipu and follow that back to Queenstown airport. We promise you will not be disappointed in this 80 minute flight with us. 


modern aircraft

complimentary transfers

guaranteed window seats

Meeting Point

Please advise if you wish to take advantage of our complimentary transfers. Transfer's are available from all central Queenstown, Hotels, Motels, Hostels & Holiday Parks as well as main bus stops. 

Pick ups start 55minutes before departure, and specific times will be provided on the Glenorchy Air email confirmation you will receive. 

There is also the option to drive out to Queenstown Airport, you can park at Queenstown Airport car park A (short stay) where parking is $8-10 for the duration of the time you are with us. 

Our desk for check in, is inside Queenstown Airport main terminal building opposite Avis car hire down by domestic baggage claim. 



Additional Information

We recommend bringing sunglasses, sensible footwear for getting in and out of the plane.

Cancellation policy

Full refund if cancelled up to 24 hours before activity starts.

Good weather is required for this experience. If we need to cancel due to poor weather, you'll be offered a different date or a full refund.

There is a minimum number of travellers for this experience. If the minimum isn't met and we need to cancel, we will offer a different date/experience or a full refund.

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NZ$ 399

per person

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All bookings require a current COVID-19 Vaccine Pass to be shown on the day (for ages 12yrs 3mths and above)

Milford Sound Scenic Flyover

Enjoy incredible views on this 80 minute scenic flight out to Milford Sound ex Queenstown, flying across the Southern Al...Show More
Adult: $399
(15+ years)
Child: $299
(3 - 14 years)
Infants Free
Duration: 1.3 Hours

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