Christchurch to Queenstown via Mount Cook One-Way Tour

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Christchurch to Queenstown via Mount Cook One-Way Tour information and booking

12 hours
Departs from
Bus Exchange terminal on Lichfield St – Platform L OR selected Christchurch hotels
Returns to
Concludes at The Station in Queenstown at 6:30pm
Time of departure
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Tour description provided by Viator

Experience the beauty and grandeur of the Southern Alps on a sightseeing day tour from Christchurch to Queenstown via Mt Cook. Take in the spectacular sights of the glacier-fed Lake Tekapo, Canterbury Plains farmland and New Zealand's tallest mountain Aoraki (Mt Cook), situated in a national park and UNESCO World Heritage Site.

On this fascinating one-way day trip from Christchurch to Queenstown via Mt Cook, witness the majestic beauty that is the South Island. Leaving Christchurch in the morning, travel through the fertile farmland of the Canterbury Plains and towards the shores of the stunning, glacier-fed Lake Tekapo, where you can view the solitary Church of the Good Shepherd.

What's included

  • Buffet lunch (if options selected at time of booking)
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach

What isn't included

  • Scenic flight
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)