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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 1 week ago

Highly recommend this trip. The farm visit is an excellent add-on. Very informative and professional. Thank yo Duncan Lou and Ella.

Thank Franz S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a high end, low cost tour of Lake Wakatipu made all the more enjoyable by the open door policy of the skipper Steve (seen in the photograph below with me) who welcomes passengers to witness & hear first hand, his extensive knowledge of...More

Thank Hendosplace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We re-did this cruise almost three years later - the previous time it was the first activity we did in Queenstown on the weekend I fell in love with my lovely lady. The obvious comparison is to the Earnslaw trip as both head west from...More

Thank glennomeister
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Southern Discoveries last cruise of the day was recommended as it was said that they went a little further than the other cruises, giving you a view of the glacier at the end of the lake, however this is not true, the cruise went to...More

Thank skyerow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

goes further up the lake hugging the right shore up to cecil peak sheep ranch good informative commentary and in winter you can virtually have the boat to yourself with lower prices and free coffee

Thank chris c
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My wife and I went on the farm cruise in July 2017. It was very relaxing, a much longer cruise than the competitors with our total time on the boat and farm was approximately 4 hours. The Captain of the boat whose name was Steve,...More

Thank 614max
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Myself and my family (7 Adults and one toddler) chartered a boat to go fishing. Josh and Eddie were fantastic - recommend getting food catered as this was really good. amazing day and wish we had longer :)

Thank andrea772017
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Staff are excellent, views to die for, Long cruise , value for money, great commentary, kids were bored,

Thank gazzz1
Reviewed 23 June 2017 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 21 June 2017

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

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