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Original Wine Tour
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Original Wine Tour

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Discover some of the vineyards and wineries for which New Zealand’s fertile South Island is famous on this 4-hour wine tour from Queenstown. Travel from Queenstown into the South Island’s rolling hills with your guide. Visit a total of three wineries such as Gibbston Valley Winery, Mt Rosa, Waitiri Creek Winery or Chard Farm Winery. During your visits sample some of the delicious wines and cheese produced in the region, and gain insight into the delicate balances of scent and flavour at play in your glass.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Milford Sound Scenic Fly-Cruise-Fly departing Queenstown
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Milford Sound Scenic Fly-Cruise-Fly departing Queenstown

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Round-trip flights between Queenstown and Milford Sound take you deep into the spectacular Southern Alps. Following a scenic flight with views of snow-covered peaks, remote valleys, and waterfalls, touch down for a boat cruise on Milford Sound. Traveling by both air and water takes you to the dramatic places that you'd miss by sticking to the road.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Milford Sound Day Tour and Cruise from Queenstown

Milford Sound Day Tour and Cruise from Queenstown

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Receive a passport to some of New Zealand’s most dramatic scenery on this full-day excursion to Milford Sound. Part of the UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park, the region features a glacier-carved fjord, soaring mountains, and tumbling waterfalls. Explore via glass-topped bus, go for a cruise along the sound’s waters, stroll the Mirror Lakes Walk, enjoy lunch along the way, and much more.
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  • 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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TSS Earnslaw & BBQ Buffet Lunch
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TSS Earnslaw & BBQ Buffet Lunch

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Depart Queenstown aboard the TSS ‘Earnslaw’ for a cruise across Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak High Country Farm. Travel round-trip by vintage steamship and dig into a gourmet barbecue lunch at the Colonel’s Homestead. Enjoy chef-prepared Central Otago specialties accompanied by salads, desserts, and local cheeses. Don’t miss the sheep shearing demonstration or showmanship by the farm’s sheepdogs.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Small Group, Award Winning, Full Day Milford Sound Experience from Queenstown
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Small Group, Award Winning, Full Day Milford Sound Experience from Queenstown

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Arguably the most scenic destination in New Zealand, Milford Sound offers a sweeping landscape of jagged snow-capped mountains, shimmering fjords and lakes, towering waterfalls and emerald greenery. Travel with a small group by coach from Queenstown to Fiordland National Park to explore this lush wilderness, including a boat cruise on the Milford Sound. You also see The Remarkables mountain range, Lake Wakatipu—New Zealand's longest lake, and Lake Te Anau—the South Island’s the largest lake.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Milford Sound Coach Tour with Lunch from Queenstown

Milford Sound Coach Tour with Lunch from Queenstown

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Upon reaching Milford Sound, board a luxurious catamaran. Peer through panoramic windows of a luxury coach while you travel through the UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park with a guide, before a memorable sightseeing cruise by Mitre Peak and the magnificent cliff-side waterfalls of Milford Sound.
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  • 12 hours 30 minutes
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Queenstown 60-minute Jet Boat Ride on the Shotover & Kawarau Rivers

Queenstown 60-minute Jet Boat Ride on the Shotover & Kawarau Rivers

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Experience heart-racing fun on an exhilarating Queenstown jet-boat ride. The expert captain races across Lake Wakatipu, navigates tricky turns on the Kawarau River and speeds through the milky waters of the Shotover River. Grab hold of your seat as the jet boat makes 360-degree spins and fishtails on a rollercoaster ride over the water.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise with Scenic Round-Trip Flight from Queenstown
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Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise with Scenic Round-Trip Flight from Queenstown

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Take a window seat for a scenic round-trip flight from Queenstown to Milford Sound, and see the splendor of Fiordland National Park from the air and sea. Board a cruise and pass dramatic waterfalls and Mitre Peak as you travel to the Tasman Sea. Then soar over the Southern Alps on your return.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride in Queenstown, New Zealand
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Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride in Queenstown, New Zealand

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Take a jet boat ride on the Shotover River during an extreme ride, and make use of transport from Queenstown. Experience adrenaline-fueled fun as the jet boat skims the water’s surface at high speed and fishtails into 360-degree spins. Hold on tight as the captain maneuvers the jet boat over rapids and through narrow canyons during one heart-pounding adventure you won’t soon forget.
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  • 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Shotover River Rafting Trip from Queenstown
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Shotover River Rafting Trip from Queenstown

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Shoot the rapids on the Shotover River on this half-day tour from Queenstown, a great choice for thrill seekers. Under the supervision of a guide, you'll brave the wild rapids, raft through the Oxenbridge Tunnel, and drop into the Cascade Rapid. Instruction and all necessary equipment (wetsuit, life jacket, spray jacket, booties, helmet) are included.
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  • 5 hours
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Premium Milford Sound Small Group Tour, Cruise & Picnic Lunch from Queenstown
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Premium Milford Sound Small Group Tour, Cruise & Picnic Lunch from Queenstown

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Travel from Queenstown to the much-loved UNESCO-listed Milford Sound. Your guide will ensure you make the most of your trip with commentary along the way—pointing out scenic viewpoints and areas where Lord of the Rings was filmed. Once you reach Milford Sound, you won’t have to worry about waiting in visitor lines as entrance tickets are included. Enjoy a Milford Sound Discovery Cruise where you’ll see stunning views of waterfalls and Mitre Peak. You’ll also have free time to explore the waterfalls of Lake Marian on foot.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Half-Day Milford Sound Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

Half-Day Milford Sound Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

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The glacial waters, soaring cliffs, and thundering waterfalls of Milford Sound are spectacular from all angles, and this half-day tour takes in all the highlights. Enjoy thrilling aerial views of the Fiordland National Park on a round-trip flight from Queenstown, and marvel at Mitre Peak, Bowen Falls, and Mount Pembroke on a scenic Milford Sound cruise. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Dinner at Walter Peak High Country Farm and Cruise from Queenstown
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Dinner at Walter Peak High Country Farm and Cruise from Queenstown

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Board the TSS "Earnslaw," a vintage steamship, for an evening cruise on Queenstown’s scenic Lake Wakatipu. Arriving at Walter Peak High Country Farm, you’re treated to a sumptuous barbecue dinner at the Colonel’s Homestead. Sink your teeth into roasted meats and seafood, homemade desserts, and a New Zealand cheeseboard. After dinner, see farm demonstrations or purchase a drink and simply relax in the bar.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lord of the Rings Scenic Half Day Tour
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Lord of the Rings Scenic Half Day Tour

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Fans of the Lord of the Rings movies won’t want to miss this fun half-day tour to various filming locations in the Southern Alps. You’ll enjoy exclusive access to private Arcadia Station and will also visit the beautiful Mt. Aspiring National Park. Be amazed by the natural beauty while reliving your favorite movie scenes. Don an LOTR costume and sword too, if you like.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Queenstown Kawarau River Rafting and Jet Boat
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Queenstown Kawarau River Rafting and Jet Boat

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Combining two of Queenstown's most iconic activities, this trip is second to none! Starting on the Queenstown Jet Boat, you'll get to experience those famous 360 degree spins and speed. Discover the Kawarau River and its pristine wilderness as we race you down the river to your next mode of transport. Then jump straight into a raft with the Queenstown Rafting team to complete the last section of river, where the Jet Boats fear to go. Spend your morning or afternoon paddling through the historic Kawarau gorge, famous for its gold mining, wineries and it’s stint in The Lord of the Rings franchise. Paddle and swim your way through grade 2-3 whitewater rapids with a brand new cliff jumping section added for the adventure junkies (optional). Complete your journey by tackling the famous 400m Dog Leg rapid – the longest commercially rafted rapid in New Zealand. Then head back to Rafting Base for a hot shower.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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TSS Earnslaw Steamship Cruise from Queenstown
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TSS Earnslaw Steamship Cruise from Queenstown

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Cruise Lake Wakatipu on a vintage Edwardian steamship with tickets for a cruise aboard TSS Earnslaw from Queenstown. Watch the stokers feed the TSS Earnslaw’s coal fires and enjoy views of the mountains. This scenic cruise departs from a central location in Queenstown, with multiple sailings throughout the day.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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TSS Earnslaw & Walter Peak Farm Experience with Afternoon Tea
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TSS Earnslaw & Walter Peak Farm Experience with Afternoon Tea

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Cruise across Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak High Country Farm aboard the TSS ‘Earnslaw,’ a vintage steamship. Stroll the lakeside gardens and enjoy a traditional morning or afternoon tea and take a walking tour of the farm. You’ll watch sheepdogs in action and see sheep shearing demonstrations. Treat yourself to home-baked goods and alpine views of the Remarkables mountain range. Savor a delicious afternoon tea and an amble through lakeside gardens before heading back to Queenstown by boat.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Tasman Glacier Heli-Hike (Mount Cook)
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Tasman Glacier Heli-Hike (Mount Cook)

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When soaring in a fixed-wing plane from Queenstown to Franz Josef or Tasman Glacier, you may think the one-hour scenic flight is the highlight of this tour. But the best is yet to come. Switch to a helicopter and fly up to a landing point high on the glacier, where you’ll embark on a hike on the snow and ice. Wearing crampons, you’ll explore caves and see remarkable landscapes inaccessible any other way.
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  • 6 hours
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Milford Sound Day Trip by Land, Sea and Air from Queenstown with Nature Cruise

Milford Sound Day Trip by Land, Sea and Air from Queenstown with Nature Cruise

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See Milford Sound from aboard a coach, a nature cruise, and an aircraft on this full-day tour from Queenstown. Take in the stunning scenery from three different modes of transport and listen to informative commentary from your guide. Buffet lunch and round-trip hotel transportation from Queenstown included.
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  • 8 to 13 hours
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Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Bus Tour
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Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Bus Tour

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Enjoy uninterrupted views of glacier-carved cliffs on a Milford Sound cruise aboard the Maiden of Milford, a 3-deck vessel. This sightseeing cruise through one of the South Island’s most stunning natural wonders takes you past vivid waterfalls to frolicking dolphins and New Zealand fur seals. Meet at the pier or opt for a round-trip coach tour of UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park from Queenstown, and stop for photographs and some short nature walks en route to Milford Sound.
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  • 2 to 12 hours
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Milford Sound Coach and Scenic Cruise with Buffet Lunch from Queenstown

Milford Sound Coach and Scenic Cruise with Buffet Lunch from Queenstown

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Enjoy uninterrupted views of the mountain scenery on the way to Milford Sound in a glass-roofed coach. Your driver will provide commentary along the way, to keep you informed. At Milford Sound, embark on a cruise on the water, all the way out to the Tasman Sea. Interesting commentary is available in several languages. Relax and take in the views as you enjoy a buffet lunch on board.
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  • 12 hours 30 minutes
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Milford Sound Fly Cruise Fly ex Queenstown
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Milford Sound Fly Cruise Fly ex Queenstown

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Take in the vast scale of Milford Sound from the air and water with a half-day trip that includes round-trip flights and a catamaran cruise. You’ll board a small plane that accommodates up to 7 passengers, lift off above the ridges and lakes of Fiordland National Park, then cruise Milford Sound all the way to the Tasman Sea. Watch for fur seals and penguins, and pass through the mists of Stirling Falls before meeting the pilot for the return trip to Queenstown.
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  • 4 hours
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Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown - 202

Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown - 202

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Located in the heart of Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound forms part of the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage site. Explore the stunning fiord by air and water during a half-day excursion. The exhilarating, round-trip helicopter flight from Queenstown includes a glacier landing on Mt. Tutoko. Perhaps spot dolphins, seals, and penguins during an unforgettable cruise.
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Pilot's Choice Scenic Flight from Queenstown

Pilot's Choice Scenic Flight from Queenstown

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Soar to new heights on a 20-minute helicopter tour and alpine landing in the Remarkables, a mountain range that dominates the eastern skyline of Queenstown. Hover up close to the eponymous peaks and land 5,046 feet (1,538 meters) above Lake Wakatipu with unparalleled views stretching all the way to the Southern Alps. Your six-passenger helicopter flight includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
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Family Adventures Rafting and Sightseeing Trip in Queenstown, New Zealand

Family Adventures Rafting and Sightseeing Trip in Queenstown, New Zealand

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Enjoy wet and wild adventure in Skippers Canyon on this 4.5-hour Queenstown rafting and sightseeing adventure. Take a scenic drive into Skippers Canyon as a guide sheds light on the region’s rich gold-mining heritage. On arrival at base, strap into your safety kit and paddle onto the Shotover River’s swirling Class I and II rapids. During your descent, tackle the river’s swirling twists and turns with a guide and enjoy sweeping views over New Zealand’s beautiful countryside. Then, finish your adventure with a swim or a rock-jump.
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  • 5 hours
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Milford Sound Scenic Fly-Cruise-Fly departing Queenstown
"An awesome experience flying in the mountains topped by a lovely cruise of Milford Sound. Waterfalls were spectacular!"..."
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Milford Sound Day Tour and Cruise from Queenstown
"David, the driver, made the long road trip from Queenstown to Milford sound enjoyable. We had a unusual “blue sky“ day that made sitting on the top of the boat for the nearly 2 hour tour are inspiring! David made stops about four or five times on our way to get there, providing nice times to stretch our legs and enjoy the scenery."..."
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TSS Earnslaw & BBQ Buffet Lunch
"We had the most amazing time. The staff were fantastic and catering for my mums allergies was made simple"..."
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Small Group, Award Winning, Full Day Milford Sound Experience from Queenstown
"It was great! We saw a kea and a seadoggo and magnificent waterfalls of Milfordsound and our driver Rich was a hoot!"..."
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Milford Sound Coach Tour with Lunch from Queenstown
"Great experience! Driver, skipper and crew on the catamaran were excellent! Milford Sound itself spectacular!"..."
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Queenstown 60-minute Jet Boat Ride on the Shotover & Kawarau Rivers
"The driver was educating us on information about the lakes and rivers. He also warned us prior to doing nearly 360° turns."..."
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Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise with Scenic Round-Trip Flight from Queenstown
"The most incredible part of our 2 week trip! The flight was epic, the cruise was out of this world. Don’t miss it! Pro-Tip: try to stand at the front of the boat, in the middle"..."
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Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride in Queenstown, New Zealand
"Definitely worth the money. The whole team esp the Jet driver is very experienced and professional. The various twists and turns are just thrilling."..."
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Shotover River Rafting Trip from Queenstown
"Our Guides Gabe and Will were Amazing! They gave us plenty of training to get through the rapids without any issues, They knew how to navigate the water and especially the BIG water (rapids) we had the best time. We worked as a team and had a ball, Will definately do this again and recommend this to everyone!"..."
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Premium Milford Sound Small Group Tour, Cruise & Picnic Lunch from Queenstown
"Now this was a great trip!! Our driver was very knowledgeable and made a long day really exciting. The tour was a small group from different countries and backgrounds and the interaction was great. I would highly recommend this trip."..."
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Half-Day Milford Sound Flight and Cruise from Queenstown
"Unbelievable experience from the moment we got airborne to return. Tommo our pilot was very informative and friendly. Weather was really good and make the flight magical. Milford sound is a natural wonder and flying is the best way to experience that. Air Milford is highly recommended."..."
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Dinner at Walter Peak High Country Farm and Cruise from Queenstown
"Dinner was great. Boat ride was fun. Met a lovely couple that helped us with the rest of our New Zealand trip!"..."
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Lord of the Rings Scenic Half Day Tour
"Tour operator picked us up on time from our hotel. He explained well and showed all places as per the plan. Best part of the tour was access to Lord of the Rings Swords and Costumes."..."
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Queenstown Kawarau River Rafting and Jet Boat
"Good one and well arranged. Recommended for friends and also don’t forget to take extra inner clothes."..."
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TSS Earnslaw Steamship Cruise from Queenstown
"This was a great way to see a bit of the lake and experience part of Queenstown’s history. This is well worth the money and time."..."
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TSS Earnslaw & Walter Peak Farm Experience with Afternoon Tea
"We loved feeding Dougal and the other animals!! Our tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. The steamship cruise was wonderful. We enjoyed visiting the engine room and listening to the pianist with a glass of wine in the salon. The scenery was spectacular."..."
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Tasman Glacier Heli-Hike (Mount Cook)
"Excellent experience! Once in a lifetime! I loved every bit of the experience! It was fantastic, and I recommend the heli-hike to everyone!!"..."
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Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Bus Tour
"One of the highlights of living in NZ for the past year. Got really lucky in terms of weather and wildlife spotting; saw a rare penguin, a pod of bottle nose dolphins, some fur seals and a LOT of waterfalls. Great staff on board with entertaining commentary. Lots of great photo ops too!"..."
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Milford Sound Coach and Scenic Cruise with Buffet Lunch from Queenstown
"Had a good trip to Milford Sound. The driver Ben was very knowledgeable and shares his stories often with a bit of humour. The Sound was very good and the boat and coach were great."..."
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Milford Sound Fly Cruise Fly ex Queenstown
"Lucked out with awesome weather. Not a cloud in the sky and light winds. Made for an exception flight to and from Milford Sound. We did not select a meal and found the boat had limited options (chips and chocolates) but the beer and wine were good."..."
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Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown - 202
"Amazing experience, thank you so much to our pilot Lukey (what a legend). One of the worlds true wonders. So beautiful. A must do !!!"..."
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Pilot's Choice Scenic Flight from Queenstown
"Ben is Very experienced pilot. Kids love the helicopter experience and the views. Will try the longer ride next time!"..."
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Family Adventures Rafting and Sightseeing Trip in Queenstown, New Zealand
"Our guides of Mark, Holly & Claudia were awesome in their knowledge of the area and of the rafting experience. We felt safe and reassured each step of the way. Clear instructions on what to do whilst on the shotover ! Great morning out with great people."..."
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