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Half-Day Routeburn Track Guided Walk from Queenstown

Get introduced to one of New Zealand’s Great Walks with a 2.5-hour hike on the Routeburn Track. This half-day tour departs Queenstown for the awe-inspiring scenery of Mt Aspiring National Park. Walk across a swing bridge and follow your guide at a relaxed pace through a beech forest lush with ferns and mosses. Experience the tranquility of the Routeburn River and its waterfalls while you learn about native birdlife and cultural history.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation

The Real Beauty of Glenorchy & Paradise - Full day Tour from Queenstown

There’s more stunning country to see in Otago and Southland than what you can see from your hotel in Queenstown. On this full day tour to Glenorchy, get off the State Highways and see some of those untouched landscapes – all without the hassle of navigating the winding country roads yourself. Visit scenic filming locations from 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' movies and take advantage of panoramic photo stops at lookouts in Glenorchy and beyond.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Queenstown Super Saver: Milford Sound Nature Cruise plus Walter Peak High Country Farm Tour

Board a Milford Sound cruise and ride a vintage steamship across Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak High Country Farm on this Queenstown Super Saver. Take your tours on two separate days, soaking up the breathtaking alpine landscapes of the South Island. First, spot marine life as your experienced skipper navigates the serene waters of the UNESCO-listed Fiordland. The next day, enjoy typical New Zealand hospitality at a rural farm with wool spinning, sheep sheering and either morning or afternoon tea.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation

Full-Day Doubtful Sound Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

See the dramatic landscape of the Fjordland National Park by air, water, and land on a full-day sightseeing trip from Queenstown to Doubtful Sound. Enjoy panoramic views on two 35-minute scenic flights, explore Lake Manapouri by ferry, cross Wilmot Pass, and cruise Doubtful Sound itself on a 3-hour wilderness boat trip. This 9-hour tour includes all activities, lunch and snacks, as well as round-trip transport from your Queenstown hotel.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Milford Sound Walking Tour with Round-Trip Scenic Flight from Queenstown

Tramp along part of the popular Milford Track on this 6-hour tour from Queenstown, including a round-trip scenic flight. You'll fly straight over the Fiordland to Milford Sound, then transferred by ferry boat to one of New Zealand's Great Walks. Hike for up to 2 hours with your guide on a moderately easy path that leads to lovely Giant Gate Falls. Lunch and hotel transfers are provided.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Milford Sound Overhead Flight with Landing from Queenstown

Milford Sound is one of New Zealand’s most impressive natural wonders, but the fjord’s remote location is around four hours by road from Queenstown. Instead, maximize your time on this tour by plane; enjoy spectacular aerial views of Skippers Canyon, Sutherland Falls, and the Fiordland National Park; and touch down to experience the fjord up close.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

High Country Discovery Tour from Queenstown

Go off the beaten track on a 4WD tour outside Queenstown and traverse the private farmland of Mt Earnslaw Station. Your informative guide offers a variety of options for exploring the high country, including a visit to the gold-mining town of Glenorchy in Paradise Valley. Numbers are limited to a maximum of four passengers on this small-group, customizable tour to ensure personalized attention.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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3-Day Hollyford Track Guided Walk with Scenic Helicopter Flight

Embark on a 3-day guided trek on the Hollyford Track, one of New Zealand’s most renowned hiking trails, located in the UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park. An experienced guide leads you past the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps through native rainforest to the rugged west coast. You’ll backpack through the Hollyford Valley, ride a jet boat and take a helicopter flight into magnificent Milford Sound. Enjoy personalized service, world-class cuisine and comfortable lodge accommodation during this small-group tour, limited to 16 participants.
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  • 3 days
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  • 3 days

Zipline with Kiwi Birdlife Park Combo Tour from Queenstown

Combine an adventurous zipline tour with admission to Kiwi Birdlife Park with a Queenstown experience that explores spectacular native forest from the air and on the ground. When booking, you'll have the choice between two zipline courses that range from beginner-friendly to high-adrenaline, and independent time at the Kiwi Birdlife Park means you can explore the destination on your own schedule, without being limited by a group itinerary.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
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  • 3 to 5 hours
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Milford Sound & Big Five Glaciers Scenic Flight

Soar above the clouds and majestic mountain peaks of Mt. Aspiring and Fiordland National Park for a truly bird’s-eye perspective of New Zealand’s celebrated alpine scenery. On this compact scenic flight from Queenstown, enjoy views of at least five major glaciers, each lesser-known than the heavily-visited Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers further north. This flight also showcases the deep, densely-forested fiords of Milford Sound.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 1 hour
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Tour with the Mountain Shredder Queenstown

Experience the Mountain Shredder Queenstown, a DTV (dual-track vehicle) hybrid that combines elements of a skateboard and a tank. You'll go off road like never before as you traverse mountain terrain at high speeds, meeting challenges and obstacles in an outdoor playground.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

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Wilderness Experience - Helicopter Access Hut in Greenstone Valley

This comfortable hut is in an exclusive location with helicopter access only. Purpose built for our guests, here people can enjoy a Wilderness experience with home comforts nearby. A completely guided experience, you hosts will accompany you through your choice of activities, be it hiking, fishing or light hunting. The river is at your doorstep for summer swim. Enjoy the serenity and the quiet in spectacular valley with no digital connection or cell coverage. The hut is well appointed with power, electricity, hot water, a full kitchen and a cosy fireplace in the living area. Sit back and relax while you are whisked away on a completely organised trip. Snacks and dinner is included on the first night, cooked breakfast on the morning of return journey.
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  • 6 to 24 hours
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  • 6 to 24 hours
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Mount Cook and Southern Alps Discovery with Optional Milford Sound Cruise

Visit two spectacular natural wonders—Mount Cook, New Zealand’s highest mountain, and the UNESCO-listed Milford Sound—in one day from Queenstown. Maximize your time with a thrilling flight through the Southern Alps, a glacier landing in the shadows of Mount Cook, and an onward flight along the West Coast to Milford Sound. Upgrade to include a scenic cruise around Milford Sound and look out for wildlife such as seals, penguins, and dolphins.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 6 hours
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Zipline with Arrowtown and Gibbston Valley Bike Tour Combo from Queenstown

Tick off two popular outdoors activities at a savings with a package that combines ziplining on a mountain above Queenstown with a bike tour along Lake Wakatipu. Ride the Skyline Gondola (ticket not included) up Bobs Peak to the zipline headquarters, then glide through the air on your choice of zipline courses. The bike tour takes you through historic towns and spectacular trails in the heart of the Wakatipu Basin.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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Half Day Luxury Private Tesla Scenic Tour

Travel to the pristine World Heritage sites of the Southern Alps region in the comfort and knowledge that you truly are leaving only footprints. Using electricity from renewable resources, our electric vehicles are 100% zero emissions. Take a scenic tour into the heart of New Zealand high country in a luxury Tesla Model X ESUV unique to Nomad Safaris. These vehicles offer unrivaled visibility with a huge glass roof and ultra-luxurious seating. Take in the landscapes in this whisper-quiet car driven by your personal local guide. On a private half day tour, the options are endless: explore Skippers Canyon, Glenorchy and Paradise, the Wakatipu Basin ,or Wanaka, amongst others. You can “Trust the Guide” and enjoy a tailored, bespoke adventure or create your own itinerary. Allow us to create a magical day for you. Trust the Guide with your expectations and we will deliver a day to remember.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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Glenorchy Sightseeing Private Charter from Queenstown

The private tour begins with a breath-taking journey along the shores of Lake Wakatipu. This is one of New Zealand’s most famous scenic road journeys with spectacular views around each bend. After passing through the sleepy township of Glenorchy at the base of the lake we enter the awe-inspiring Mt Aspiring World Heritage area where Middle Earth comes to life. You will literally arrive in Paradise to enjoy some refreshments with the glacial lakes, ancient forests and neck stretching peaks of the film trilogy as your backdrop. Throughout the tour our experienced local guides will give you great insight into why the region was an inspiration for so many movies and how it has brought the vision of Jackson and Tolkien to life on the big screen.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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Milford Sound BBQ Experience Full Day from Queenstown Incl. Scenic Flight

Milford Sound is arguably the most scenic destination in New Zealand, and a must-see for any traveler. Whether seen in sunshine or rain, the incredible views are guaranteed to leave you awe-struck. This is a small group tour for travelers seeking an all-inclusive, uniquely-kiwi, personalized trip to Milford Sound. Travel in unparalleled style and comfort in a fully air-conditioned luxury Mercedes van fully equipped with WIFI, large panoramic windows and leather reclining seats so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning scenery. On the journey to Milford Sound, explore the quaint lakeside town of Te Anau and stop to enjoy the amazing array of scenery and photo opportunities Fiordland has to offer. Enjoy a gourmet Kiwi-style BBQ lunch on our small uncrowded cruise while taking in the incredible beauty that Fiordland and Milford Sound have to offer! After your cruise, board a once in a lifetime scenic flight back to Queenstown.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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Golden Hills Horse Treks

Experience the beautiful landscape of Central Otago on horseback!Golden Hills Horse Treks offer stunning views of Lake Dunstan and Mount Pisa range, great horses and personalised treks.Riding in a small group we always match the pace to your individual experience and confidence level.We also offer lead rides for younger kids.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Milford Sound Day Trip and Cruise from Queenstown by Luxury Coach

Cruise Milford Sound and explore New Zealand’s Fiordland on a full-day trip from Queenstown by luxury coach. You’ll see some of the South Island’s most dramatic scenery through the glass roof of the coach, then cruise past towering waterfalls and seal colonies to the Tasman Sea, choosing between open decks and cabins that are comfortable in any weather. With pickup and drop-off at selected hotels in Queenstown, this Milford Sound trip is a spectacular day of scenery and wildlife in Fiordland National Park.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation


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