The Mt. Cook Explorer departs daily and connects Aoraki/Mt. Cook with Twizel and Tekapo. Perfect for Kiwi Experience and InterCity customers, travel up to Aoraki/Mt. Cook where we stop at Mt. Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters, YHA Mt. Cook and the Hooker Valley Track.
Mt. Cook Explorer
Mt. Cook Explorer has two distinctly unique offerings. Mt. Cook Explorer – Connect joins Twizel and Tekapo/Takapo with our Skydive Mt. Cook and Mt. Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters bases. With a scheduled departure from Twizel, customers have the option of hopping on/off at a number of stops, including the Hooker Valley Track.
The Mt. Cook Explorer Experience
Mt Cook Explorer – Exclusive offers day trips to Aoraki/Mt. Cook from Queenstown and Wanaka. Travelling in private luxury in our fleet of luxury vehicles, guests will be guided throughout the day, with a range of activities on offer including wine tasting, helicopter flights, heli hiking, skydiving – or all of the above!
Register as an Agent
As a registered agent or tour guide, you’ll receive access to our wholesale rates, preferential availability, resources and 24/7 support from one of NZ’s largest privately owned tourism operators.
INFLITE Charters is New Zealand’s largest private air travel and aviation solutions company with an industry leading reputation for excellence in charter aircraft including private jets and helicopters, transfer and freight services.
INFLITE Charters can provide bespoke private travel solutions around New Zealand, Australia and the South Pacific and are the GSA (General Sales Agent) representing Air Chatham’s NZ fleet.
Nelson Tasman Air
Experience the breathtaking Abel Tasman National Park with a helicopter or plane flight with Nelson Tasman Air.
Flying from Motueka with a AS350 and a Cessna 172, Nelson Tasman Air can access many lodges and beautiful destinations including Nelson, Marlborough Sounds, Blenheim, Picton, Awaroa Lodge and the Heaphy Track.
Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters
Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters offer stunning scenic flights and experiences into the Aoraki/Mt. Cook National Park.
The most popular way to experience the Tasman Glacier is on the Ultimate Alpine Experience which includes trips in both a ski plane and a helicopter with a landing on the glacier. In 2020, Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters is celebrating 65 years of flying.
Skydive Abel Tasman
New Zealand’s most scenic skydive – Skydive Abel Tasman operates from Motueka on the border of the Abel Tasman and Kahurangi National Parks.
Skydivers get views of both NZ’s North & South Islands and on a clear day, they might even be able to see Aoraki/Mt Cook and Mt Taranaki.
Skydive Franz & Fox
Skydive Franz Josef & Fox Glacier are NZ’s original high altitude skydivers who pioneered the 20,000ft skydive commercially in New Zealand. Their signature skydive featured in Red Bull’s list of Top 9 Insane Places to Skydive.
In 2019, Skydive Fox was acquired by INFLITE and merged to create to Skydive Franz Josef & Fox Glacier.
Skydive Mt. Cook
NZ’s most spectacular skydive, Skydive Mt. Cook operates from a purpose-built facility at Pukaki Airport.
Skydivers enjoy incredible views of Aoraki/Mt. Cook, Lake Pukaki, Lake Tekapo and Te Wāhipounamu World Heritage Area.
Mt. Cook Explorer
Mt. Cook Explorer connects Aoraki/Mt. Cook with Queenstown, Twizel and Takapo/Tekapo.
With professional driver guides, the Mt. Cook Explorer utilises a fleet of modern vehicles and includes stunning scenic photo opportunities and combos with Mount Cook Ski Plane and Helicopters and Skydive Mt. Cook.
Mt. Cook Glacier Guiding
Discover the magnificent Aoraki/Mount Cook region by experiencing heli-hiking, snowshoeing or ice climbing in and around the imposing Haupapa/Tasman Glacier with Mt. Cook Glacier Guiding.