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Glenorchy and Paradise Explorer

Glenorchy and Paradise Explorer

A magical half-day journey to Glenorchy and beyond. Take in some of the most famous and scenic sights of the region, tuck into a classic Kiwi morning tea and be entertained by the local stories and film history from your expert guide.

Join us for a magical half-day journey to Glenorchy and beyond. Located on the north shores of Lake Wakatipu, this small settlement is full of character and charm, both of the local and Middle Earth variety. Take in some of the most famous and scenic sights of the region, tuck into a class Kiwi morning tea and be entertained by the local stories and film history from your expert local guide.

Visit all of the best local and secret spots. Get a photo with the famous Glenorchy red shed, pretend to be a Hobbit in Paradise, take in the incredible snow-capped views over the Dart and Rees Rivers and Diamond Lake, and hear stories of the early Maori settlers. This is a truly iconic New Zealand destination, combining all of the top things which make the South Island what it is - all you need to add is a rugby player and it’ll be about as Kiwi as it could get!

Travel in style in luxury Mercedes vans with unique onboard videos and complimentary water and Wi-Fi. Just sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning scenery and secret local sights.

The 4 hour Glenorchy & Paradise Explorer Tour departs Queenstown daily at 9 am and returns at 1 pm.

  • Visit Glenorchy, taking in the iconic sights and learn about the local history
  • Go beyond and visit Paradise, Diamond Lake and Lord of the Rings film locations
  • Enjoy a Kiwi style morning tea including cheese rolls, lolly cake, L&P and Whittakers chocolates
  • Enjoy Kiwi music onboard (download our Spotify playlist!)
  • Complimentary bottled water and Wi-Fi onboard
  • Complimentary central Queenstown transfers

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From NZD $169.00

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Mount Cook Experience

Mount Cook Experience

On this Mt Cook Day Tour from Queenstown, you will experience the unique alpine landscapes as you travel through Mackenzie Country and into Aoraki Mount Cook National Park. Enjoy approx. 3.5 hours of free time in Mt Cook Village to explore.

On this Mt Cook Day Tour from Queenstown, you will experience the unique alpine landscapes of the Southern Alps as you travel with us from Queenstown through Mackenzie Country and into Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, home to snow-capped mountains, impressive glaciers and New Zealand’s highest peak, Aoraki Mt Cook (‘Cloud Piercer’).

Departing from Queenstown at 7.30am, start the tour off with pick up from your Queenstown accommodation in one of our premium vehicles. Travel in comfort and style in a Mercedes van fully equipped with panoramic windows for superior viewing with complimentary wifi and bottled water so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning scenery.

Visit iconic central South Island locations such as Cromwell, Lindis Pass, Omarama, Twizel and the bright turquoise waters of Lake Pukaki before entering Aoraki Mount Cook National Park. Enjoy 3.5 hours (approx.) in Mt Cook Village. Take this time to enjoy one of the many optional activities or walk available in the area.

Altitude Mt Cook tours are limited to a maximum of 16 passengers, ensuring small groups so everyone can enjoy the best New Zealand hospitality that we have to offer, as well as enjoying lots of fun and informative commentary from your local guide and plenty of off-the-beaten-track visits away from the crowds.

The 12 hour Mt Cook tour departs Queenstown on Friday and Sundays at 7:30am and returns around approximately 7:30pm

  • Unique day-tour allowing you to experience Mt Cook from Queenstown
  • Luxury transport in a Mercedes Sprinter van
  • A personal small group tour (max 16 passengers)
  • Multiple scenic stops throughout the spectacular central South Island
  • Informative and entertaining commentary from an experienced guide
  • Approximately 3.5 hours in Mt Cook Village to enjoy optional activities or local short walks
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi and water on board
  • Complimentary Queenstown hotel transfers

  • Duration : 13 Hours (approx.)
From NZD $229.00

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