Queenstown to Christchurch via Mount Cook Full-Day Tour
This is a typical itinerary for this productPass By:
GreatSights, Carpark 9-11 Athol Street, Queenstown 9300 New Zealand
Tour Begins from hereStop At:
Mrs Jones Fruit Orchard, 489 Kawarau Gorge Road, Cromwell 9384 New Zealand
Duration: 15 minutesPass By:
Lake Pukaki, New Zealand
Lake Pukaki is the largest of three roughly parallel alpine lakes running north-south along the northern edge of the Mackenzie Basin on New Zealand's South Island. The others are Lakes Tekapo and Ohau.Stop At:
The Church of the Good Shepherd, Pioneer Drive, Lake Tekapo 7999 New Zealand
o The majestic setting of the Church of the Good Shepherd attracts visitors from all over the world. We encourage you to take a few quiet minutes to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the lake and mountains; in our opinion it is God's greatest cathedral.
Duration: 10 minutesStop At:
Aoraki/Mt. Cook, Mt. Cook Road, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) New Zealand
o We are now entering the Mt Cook National Park, one of 14 National Parks in New Zealand. The area of the park is 70,696 hectares and has the highest mountains and largest glaciers in New Zealand it was established as a National Park in 1953. The Maori name for Mt Cook is Aoraki which means ‘Sky Piercer’. It is a rugged land of ice and rock with 19 mountain peaks over 3,000 metres including Mt Cook which is 3,753 metres the highest mountain in New Zealand, however, Mt Cook used to be 3,763 metres.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Kiwi Country Visitor Centre, 38 Waihi Terrace, Geraldine 7930 New Zealand
o Geraldine is a popular little town for arts and crafts and market days and has a reputation as a home for gifted artists and talented people such as Austen Deans and John Badcock who have their studios in the township. There are edible creations as well such as the local Geraldine cheese maker, chocolatier and the internationally recognised Barkers fruit products all have outlets in the town. We stop at the Kiwi Country Visitor centre for morning and afternoon tea breaks along with a comfort stop
Duration: 30 minutes
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"All tours are operated by luxury 5 star coaches, equipped with air conditioning, rest-room facilities and reclining seats"
"Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers"
Duration: 12 Hours
Athol Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Traveler pickup is offered
Hotel pick ups in most cases will be earlier. Please check with provider open til 8pm - Toll free within NZ 0800744487
If your pick up location is not on the supplied list please contact our reservations team 24 hours prior
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.