Based in Lake Tekapo, Alpine Recreation organises high-altitude guided treks, as well as mountaineering courses and ski touring. Also on...
From Glentanner Park, the Helicopter Line does 20-minute Alpine Vista flights ($215), an exhilarating 30-minute flight over the Ben Ohau...
Chamois Bar & Grill
Chamois Bar & Grill is upstairs in Mt Cook Backpackers, 500m from the YHA, where it entertains with a pool table, big-screen TV and...
Lonely Planet review
NZ's southern sky is introduced by a 30-minute presentation in the Alpine Centre's digital planetarium, before participants venture outside to study the celestial real deal with telescopes, binoculars and an astronomy guide.