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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 15 August 2016 via mobile

Really relaxed trip with a knowledgeable skipper. Great photo opportunities and good value for money.

Thank David L
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Booked for a cruise in the morning, checked with them again an hour before departure physically at the dock directly with them only to find they had cancelled the cruise without consideration to us or letting us know. When we complained they did not own...More

1  Thank dakism
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We enjoyed our cruise around the lake and the uninterrupted view. Our skipper was friendly and knowledgable. It was all enjoyable; the scenery, the waterfall, the stories, the 99% pure water tasting straight from the lake and the free tea and coffee! We went with...More

Thank jayne32016
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This was a great little 90 minute trip, and because kids were free we decided to give it a go. Great way to see the lake from on the lake, and a nice little boat. Would definitely recommend being on the top for the great...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Lake Wakatipu is huge so I actually thought this cruise might take us a little further where it is not as accessible by foot. Nonetheless, the scenery is still awesome, especially of the remarkables as a backdrop in your photos. We went in winter so...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Scored more tickets from Bookme for $27.50 each and headed out on the water. The day was amazing and the water so calm and sparkling in the afternoon sun. We cruised gently out whilst commentary played over the speakers. I decided to go snooping and...More

Thank Lsas26
Reviewed 11 July 2016

take this cruise , its worthed while we are unwinding and enjoying the lake and view sorrounding has to offer. nice comfortable rides in a new big catamaran boat

Thank Travelle99bandung
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We took the later boat cruise at 2.30pm & it was wonderful. The skipper knew his stuff & gave us a fantastic commentary throughout the entire ride. Would definitely recommend this when you are in Queenstown.

Thank Mandy T
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We had a 2 pm cruise on May 16 this year. Even though the weather was not great and there were only 4 people for this lake cruise, Southern Discoveries still provided great service. Our captain was very knowledgeable, experienced and friendly. He didn't take...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We took this and were not disappointed with the beauty of the scenery taken around in this cruise. The Remarkable range of mountains were remarkably beautiful and astonishing. The guide - Anthony, the skipper of the vessel was excellent and gave an insight into the...More

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