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Mt Cook Experience

Mt Cook Experience

Embark on a breathtaking private day tour from Christchurch to the glacier wonderland of Mount Cook with Limousine South. 

Experience the majestic beauty of New Zealand's highest mountain Aoraki Mount Cook as you traverse the scenic Canterbury Plains. Passing by iconic alpine landscapes and azure lakes that beckon you to stop, you’ll have the flexibility to indulge in many photo opportunities.

Your knowledgeable driver will skilfully navigate the country roads, tailoring the itinerary to your preferences and adapting to the day's weather conditions, ensuring a relaxing and comfortable experience. 

The tour includes pick-up and drop-off services at your Christchurch hotel or the airport, catering to your preferred convenience. 

Sit back, relax, and let us take care of all the details for a truly unforgettable journey.

Tour highlights

Depart from Christchurch and embark on a picturesque drive across the captivating Canterbury Plains, offering splendid views of the Southern Alps.

Make a delightful coffee stop in Geraldine, renowned for its arts and crafts, and savour the delectable Barkers preserves.

Arrive at the stunning Lake Tekapo, framed by a majestic alpine backdrop and boasting turquoise blue waters. Capture memorable photos at the iconic Church of The Good Shepherd and the charming sheepdog statue.

Continue the journey to Lake Pukaki, where you'll be treated to shimmering reflections of Mount Cook Aoraki. Marvel at the grandeur of New Zealand's highest mountain. Known as 'Cloud Piercer' in the local Māori language, it stands tall at an impressive 3,754 metres above sea level. 

For lunch we’ll stop at The Hermitage Hotel, immersing yourself in a delectable dining experience amidst the stunning mountainous surroundings.

Optional activities in the afternoon include taking a scenic flight with Mount Cook Ski Planes, booking a helicopter tour around Mount Cook, or enjoying an invigorating short walk in the Hooker or Tasman glacier valleys.

  • Simon was a top-notch guide. Friendly, organized and knowledgeable. He gave us a regional tour, plus two vineyard stops. Would use him again.
  • We did the Queenstown highlights tour. Steven, our guide was knowledgeable and friendly. We enjoyed the whole experience. Great value for money and we would highly recommend.
  • Do not hesitate to hire this company if you need to see Queenstown and the surrounding areas! Stephen our driver/guide spent two days with us teaching us so much about this beautiful country! He was prompt, He catered to our needs, was a wonderful, safe driver, and made us laugh! He was also so patient to put up with our endless questions and stories! If you’re lucky enough to get Stephen than you’re lucky enough! Thanks for an awesome two days!
  • We had Ian take us for a full day of sightseeing. He was warm, funny, an excellent driver and made sure we had a terrific day.
    Highly recommend!