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Franz Josef Heli Hiking Guided Tour

Franz Josef Heli Hiking Guided Tour

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Experience a Franz Josef Glacier heli-hike as you explore ice caves and other glacial terrain with a professional guide.  Then don provided boots, jacket and ice axe for a guided hike past deep crevasses and towering ice-blue pinnacles before the return chopper ride down. Choose from seasonal departure times to suit your schedule.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$307.98
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$307.98

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
  • Free Cancellation
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$113.67
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$113.67

Queenstown Heli-Snowmobiling Adventure

Queenstown Heli-Snowmobiling Adventure

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Experience the thrill of a helicopter ride and snowmobile tour on the only snowmobile wilderness tour available in New Zealand. Enjoy exclusive access to backcountry trails that can only be accessed via helicopter, ensuring that you won’t see another tourist for miles around! Your highly skilled guide will adapt the snowmobile ride to varying levels of ability, to ensure everyone’s comfort and safety.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$577.85
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$577.85

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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$158.12
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$158.12

Discover Christchurch Tour

Discover Christchurch Tour

This is a wonderful way to see Christchurch City. We showcase the best of the city to you and include some of the best local attractions. With food tastings, gondola rides, punting, trams, lunch at a stunning pub this is a unique experience and one not to be missed. Excellent local guides, small group tour so you will be personally well looked after throughout
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$158.12
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$158.12

Cardrona Ski Pass & Rental Package

Cardrona Ski Pass & Rental Package

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Bundle & save! Make life simpler & grab your lift pass & rental gear in one easy package with Cardrona! We have a huge range of ski & snowboard gear available to rent. You can collect your rentals for this package in Queenstown, Wānaka, or at Cardrona Alpine Resort. Treble Cone has performance rentals only available to collect on mountain. Collect rentals in town before you head up Treble Cone instead otherwise extra charges will apply. Includes ski lift pass & ski/snowboard rental giving access to all lifts from 9am until 4pm.  Valid for use at Cardrona Alpine Resort (June 11- October 16) & Treble Cone (June 25- Sept 25) during 2022 winter season.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.49
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$120.49

Dunedin and Otago Peninsula Wildlife Tour with Optional Larnach Castle Visit

Dunedin and Otago Peninsula Wildlife Tour with Optional Larnach Castle Visit

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Dunedin is a city full of culture and history and also conveniently close to wildlife reserves and unspoilt nature. See both sides of the city in one day on this small-group tour. Take in the central sights, such as the Railway Station and the steepest street in the world, Baldwin Street. Stroll through the manicured gardens of Larnach Castle on the way to the Otago Peninsula, home to albatross, seals, penguins, and sea lions.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.58
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$155.58

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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  • 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$104.78
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$104.78

Premium Milford Sound Cruise

Premium Milford Sound Cruise

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Cruise the spectacular waters of Milford Sound, passing colonies of fur seals, tumbling waterfalls, and soaring cliffs. You’ll explore on a boat whose viewing decks and glassed-in cabins are ideal for sightseeing in any weather, traveling all the way from Mitre Peak to the Tasman Sea. Make your own way to Milford Sound, or opt for round-trip transport from Queenstown by glass-roofed coach, with sightseeing, short hikes, and narration along the way.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.87
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$62.87

Remarkables Alpine Guided Snowshoeing

Remarkables Alpine Guided Snowshoeing

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Enjoy the ultimate alpine adventure by going on a guided snowshoeing experience in the Remarkables Mountain Range. You won’t have to worry about buying special equipment as snowshoes, walking poles, and all technical equipment is provided. You’ll have fun and hike along picturesque areas such as Jagged Edge Ridge. Going on a guided tour is a safe and enjoyable experience, as you won’t get lost and can focus on the stunning views.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$129.86
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$129.86
Price varies by group size

Jimmy’s Classic Marlborough Wine tours

Jimmy’s Classic Marlborough Wine tours

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This tour is the perfect way to explore Marlborough's world-renowned wine region. Led by a guide with over 20 years of experience in the industry, you'll get an inside look at some of the area's most iconic wineries. From tastings and tours to behind-the-scenes access, this is a comprehensive way to discover all that Marlborough wine has to offer.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$158.75
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$158.75

Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula

Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula

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Swap the cruise port for the Dunedin countryside on a half-day shore excursion that includes the Otago Peninsula. Your sightseeing tour covers highlights of the city center such as the Dunedin Railway Station, then travels to several village suburbs, stopping en route at scenic lookouts and for a beachside view of basking sea lions. Enjoy the personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 19 people.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.87
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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin

Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin

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Venture to Dunedin and escape the crowds when your ship pulls into port. You'll visit beaches on the scenic coastline and learn about the impressive architecture of New Zealand's oldest city on this shore excursion. Stop at several lookouts and search for wildlife in the Otago Peninsula.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.87
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$62.87

Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula Wildlife Tour

Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula Wildlife Tour

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Peer at rare yellow-eyed penguins and visit nesting grounds of the northern royal albatross during a full-day tour of the Otago Peninsula and Dunedin. Spend your morning sightseeing in Dunedin’s city center, including highlights of the Octagon, followed by a visit to the gardens of Larnach Castle, with the option to go inside and buy lunch. In the afternoon, immerse in the natural beauty of the Otago Peninsula and the scenic coast along Taiaroa Head. Numbers are limited to 19 people to allow for personalized attention from your informative guide.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.58
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Shore Excursion: V8 Trike, Peninsula and City Tour

Shore Excursion: V8 Trike, Peninsula and City Tour

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Take in the sights, sounds, and smells of New Zealand's most beautiful city while experiencing the thrill and excitement of being on a V8 trike. This informative tour will travel past Dunedin's most iconic heritage building's before heading out on to the Peninsula where you will enjoy breathtaking views of the Otago Harbour and Dunedin's beaches. The tour stops on the Peninsula to allow for photos of the scenery and the trike. This tour is a fun and exciting way to escape the crowds and get a feel for City and the Peninsula. It will also sure to make you the envy of your other cruise ship passengers.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.80
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Cardrona Winter Gondola 1-Day Sightseeing Pass

Cardrona Winter Gondola 1-Day Sightseeing Pass

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McDougall’s Express Chondola is the perfect way to see the mountain by foot. We have 10 gondola cabins on the new 'combined' lift of gondola cabins & chairs, to get you headed to the top of the mountain in comfort & style! Passes are open-dated and valid for use at Cardrona Alpine Resort from June 11- October 16, 2022.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$22.80
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$22.80

Cardrona First Timer Package

Cardrona First Timer Package

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Kids and adults can learn to ski or snowboard at Cardrona Alpine Resort in Queenstown. Spend your ski holiday upright on the slopes with two group 2- to 2.5-hour lessons, perfect for first-timers. This package includes a beginner lift pass with a ski or snowboard equipment rental. Upgrade to include clothing, helmets, goggles, and gloves for one day.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$113.98
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Ski Transfer To Coronet Peak (Round Trip)

Ski Transfer To Coronet Peak (Round Trip)

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Ski and ride at Coronet Peak with round-trip transport from Queenstown to 692 acres (280 ha.) of great terrain and 1,578 feet (481 meters) of vertical drop. With 25 hotel pickup locations in Queenstown, you’ll be whisked straight from the city to the hill in a comfortable minibus, then meet back up with the driver after a day on the slopes.
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  • 30 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.45
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Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Bus Tour

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
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.87
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Willowbank Wildlife Reserve Day Entry

Willowbank Wildlife Reserve Day Entry

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Book advance tickets to Willowbank Wildlife Reserve for guaranteed kiwi sightings and up-close access to native New Zealand species. Booking Willowbank Wildlife Reserve tickets online combines the convenience of advance planning with the flexibility to arrive at any time of day, making it easy to fit this wildlife experience into a full day of travel or sightseeing.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.64
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$20.64

Ski Transfer To Remarkables Ski Area (Round Trip)

Ski Transfer To Remarkables Ski Area (Round Trip)

Ski and ride The Remarkables Ski Area with convenient, round-trip transport from Queenstown by minibus during the snowy season of June through October. With 25 hotel pickup locations in Queenstown, you’ll be whisked straight from the city to 951 acres (385 ha.) of skiable terrain, then meet a driver for the return trip to Queenstown after a day on the slopes.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Short Tour of Picton and Blenheim Wine Regions

Short Tour of Picton and Blenheim Wine Regions

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From Blenheim or Picton, arriving from Wellington on the Ferry at 12:15 pm or staying at one of the local accommodations join a local chauffeur/guide on a scenic drive throughout Marlborough. Your tour includes an option to do wine tasting and have a relaxing time to enjoy a winery, gourmet treats and chocolates in Blenheim. A small group tour is perfect to catch three wineries, delicious chocolate treats and perhaps a cheese platter and a tour around the town seeing all we have to offer in Marlborough.. Relax and enjoy the scenic beauty of the region, a custom tour offering the things you enjoy most.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.87
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V8 Trike Shore Excursion: Dunedin City, St Clair and Brighton Tour

V8 Trike Shore Excursion: Dunedin City, St Clair and Brighton Tour

This unique and exciting ride will allow you experience Dunedin like no other tour. Enjoy the the freedom of travelling on a V8 trike and get a true feel for Dunedin City and the surrounding areas. This tour will take you to parts of the city that no other shore excursion will cover. Enjoy uninterrupted views of Dunedin's architecture and the smell of salt air at St Clair beach. This is an experience that will overload your senses and is sure to be a highlight of your holiday.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$203.20
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Milford Sound Coach and Scenic Cruise with Picnic Lunch from Queenstown
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Milford Sound Coach and Scenic Cruise with Picnic 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
  • Free Cancellation
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$132.72
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