Southern Alps Air

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Southern Alps Air Logo Why Choose to Fly to Milford Sound from Lake Wanaka - Because of where Wanaka is located in relation to Milford Sound you will fly further and see more glaciers, waterfalls and other spectacular sights than flying from another location during the 1.5 hr circular flight.Save time - it's 10hrs return by road. View huge chunks of Mt Aspiring & Fiordland World Heritage National Parks.It's simply the best location to choose to see the best views. Enjoy stunning vistas of rugged untouched wilderness, glaciers galore, mountains, snow, ice, rivers, valleys & rainforest. Alpine highlights too numerous to mention. Fly the full length of Milford Sound before landing and taking in the views from the water on a scenic boat cruise.

All passengers enjoy window seats and inflight commentory from experienced and friendly pilots.

Other scenic flight options:
Milford Sound Fly Over
Mt Cook & Franz, Fox & Tasman Glaciers
Mt Aspiring
Fly-Walk-Jetboat Adventures
Siberia Experience
Blue Pools Nature Experience
-allow 4 hrs - excellent value for money


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How to find us

To find Southern Alps Air - Follow the Wanaka Airport signs from Wanaka travelling on SH6 towards Cromwell, approx 10 minutes drive from the town centre past "Puzzling World". We are the blue building directly ahead of you once you turn in to the Airport Entrance. Free all day parking. Allow 1 hour from Queenstown and Makarora, 2 hours from Haast or 3 hours from Fox Glacier.

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Mt Aspiring & Glaciers Mitre Peak Milford Sound

Contact Details

Contact: Paul & Anne Cooper

Phone: +64 3 443 4385

Free Phone: 0800 345 666
(NZ Only)

Mobile: +64 21 405 1733

Fax: +64 3 443 8666

Address: Wanaka Airport
12 Lloyd Dunn Ave
SH6 Wanaka Airport
Wanaka 9382
New Zealand

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