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Queenstown Lake Cruise - Southern Discoveries

St Omer Wharf, | 110 Beach Street, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1137
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Cruise spectacular Lake Wakatipu on the Queenstown Discovery. See the towering Remarkables mountain range, Cecil Peak and the Frankton Arm. The Queenstown Lake Cruise focuses on the history, local legends and stunning vistas. Be greeted in Maori and enjoy the 'sound of silence' at Kelvin Heights, five main photo stops and two 360 degree turns for uninterrupted views. This cruise also includes free admission to the Queenstown Underwater observatory and complimentary tea & coffee.
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St Omer Wharf, | 110 Beach Street, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1137
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went out at 1pm on a 2 hour lake cruise. From beginning to end we enjoyed a fabulous trip, it certainly delivered and represented great value for money. The scenery from the boat is jaw dropping amazing. Jamie our captain was very friendly and...More

Thank Terry R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stunning, comfortable cruise with fantastic team to guide you through the cruise. The views are like nothing you can get on the roads and totally unique to the boat. Great value, would recommend for a clear day, the mulled wine was dellicious and gets you...More

Thank pspw1604
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Check in at the office at the Wharf Building was easy but quite a few guest were not aware they had to check in there first to get a boarding pass. Cruise was clean. Plenty of viewing area. Crew on board was friendly but the...More

Thank trawellguru
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Excellent value for money. A fantastic way to see the mountains that you cannot see by road. Stunning views of the mountains, Queenstown and surrounding areas. It was a beautiful autumn day - calm lake, sunny sky, slight chill in the air - beautiful day...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Went for a beautiful cruise out to Mt Nicholas Station. Very comfortable boat with heaps of space outside. Free coffee and tea to keep you warm. The skipper shares his huge Knowledge on the area. Bob's cove is a highlight, I immediately decided to go...More

Thank Mausl2014
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This trip was just the right length and the views were stunning especially with the commentary from the Captain. There was only one problem. We decided on the cruise after seeing the advertisement on the opening page of the May-June 2017 AA Traveller. We are...More

Thank collinmellors
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We went on this cruise 4 May beginning of winter. I have been on the Earnslaw which was great so was interested in what I would expect. I absolutely loved it! The catamaran has lovely high windows for excellent viewing of the scenery and you...More

Thank LauraLa1
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Lovely cruise across the lake with free tea/coffee/hot choc. We also chose to do the Mt Nicholas farm as an extra which we were glad about as the cruise alone probably wouldn't have been worth the money, despite the views. The guys at the farm...More

Thank JohnWatts123
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This 90 minutes lake voyage is a must do if you're visiting Queenstown. It's a great activity for couples, family with children, or if you want to enjoy your own company. On this trip, you can expect to see amazing views & many modern and...More

Thank 653dana
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Did this cruise as an alternative to the very expensive LOTR half day tours. The cruise itself is very enjoyable with super friendly staff and a coffee/tea/hot chocolate included. The tour goes across the lake to the Mt. Nicholas Farm (and you can include a...More

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