Christchurch To Mount Cook Day Tour: One Way
- 5 hours 20 minutes
- Hotel pickup/drop-off offered
- Offered in: English and 1 more
Take a scenic half-day tour from Christchurch to spectacular Mount Cook.
Our tour departs Christchurch in the morning and travels through the lush farmland of the Canterbury Plains to Lake Tekapo, where you can see the iconic Church of the Good Shepherd as it stands in solitude next to the vibrant blue waters. Leaving Tekapo, we continue into the Southern Alps towards Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park, home to New Zealand’s tallest mountain. Along the way your driver guide will keep you entertained and informed with commentary on the area’s history and sites of interest.
The tour concludes on arrival at Mount Cook Village, where you can choose to enjoy lunch (optional extra) at the famous Hermitage Hotel. Explore the village and soak up the views of Aoraki / Mount Cook as it towers above. You’ll also have the chance to take a scenic flight over this breathtaking alpine region (additional cost, weather permitting – this flight can be arranged with your driver guide on the day). You have the rest of the day at leisure.
The following day you can choose to continue to Queenstown or return to Christchurch.
- Operates daily
- Free WiFi is available on this tour
- Comfortable leather reclining seats
- Canterbury Plains
- Lake Tekapo and Lake Pukaki
- Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park
6:40 amHotel pickups commence
7:15 amArrive at Coach Terminal and check in
7:30 amTour departs Lichfield St, Christchurch
11:00 amStop at Church of the Good Shepherd and Lake Tekapo village
12:50 pmArrive at Mount Cook, Aoraki Hermitage Hotel
Available from selected inner-city hotels.
Change or cancel your booking FREE up to 2 hours before departure.
Reference tour code: GS61
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