1 Day Fiordland Heli-Hike - Southern Lakes Helicopters

Merge air, land and lake with this fantastic Fiordland experience.  


Make a booking with your preferred option.


  • Departing from our Te Anau lakeside base, the journey begins by soaring over Lake Te Anau.
  • Soak up views of the Hidden Lakes before flying above the local’s playground.
  • We land at a mountain tarn – take a breath of crisp alpine air and enjoy rugged mountain views over the Main Divide.
  • Once airborne again, you’ll fly over the remote Kepler Mountains before getting dropped off at the Luxmore Hut.
  • Enjoy stunning views over the South Arm of Lake Te Anau before beginning your hike on the Kepler Great Walk trail.


  • Scenic Flight
  • Boat transfers back to Te Anau.
  • Luxmore Hut landing fees.

Day 1 : Fiordland Heli-Hike

Soar high above the Kepler Mountains and view the Kepler Track from the air. Land beside a pretty mountain tarn with views of the Main Divide View the ‘Hidden Lakes’ from the air. Enjoy a taste of the well-formed Kepler Track Explore fascinating limestone caves (optional). Combine air, land, and lake for a fantastic experience amidst the Fiordland wilderness.

Meals: None


Departs: Daily all year round - tough all flights are subject to weather conditions on the day.

Pickup/Return: Boat trip back to town centre, Te Anau - 10min

Option 1 for hike: Luxmore Hut to Brod Bay.
The well-formed track winds through native beech forest and is all downhill to Brod Bay, onto the shores of Lake Te Anau.
Duration of hike: 2.5-3 hours

Option 2 for hike: Luxmore Hut – Luxmore Summit – Brod Bay
We highly recommend this option so you can soak up the amazing views from Luxmore Summit, before descending onto the shores of Lake Te Anau.
Duration of hike: 5-6 hours including additional Summit Track.

What to Bring:

Insect repellent
Sun lotion
Good footwear

Extra Costs:

No extra costs with the flight unless you would like to include our picnic add on.


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