Top currencies
All currencies
Within the United States +1-833-896-0077 English: 24/7
Global Access Number +86 21 3210 4669 English: 24/7
Download the App for Free
Mount Cook Private Day Tour via Lake Tekapo including LunchActivity ID16094565
5.0/51 Review
Available from 05-28
Conditional Cancellation

Options and Pricing

Activity Details
Experience dramatic glacier lakes, snow-capped mountains, and beautiful alpine walks on a private day trip from Christchurch. Home to Southern Alps, Aoraki/Mount Cook is the highest mountain in New Zealand at a height of 3724 meters.
After pick-up from your hotel, journey to Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park, located a 4 hours' drive though spectacular and breathtaking landscapes. Stretch your legs at the historic town of Geraldine and treat your taste buds at an artisan cheese shop, or browse for Merino and Alpaca fleece clothing. Visit the heart of Mackenzie Country, the captivatingly turquoise Lake Tekapo, the iconic Church of Good Shepherd, and the well-recognized statue of Sheepdog. Travel through Lake Pukaki and admire stunning views of Mt. Cook from a distance.
Arrive at your final destination of Mount Cook where you'll savor a scrumptious buffet lunch at Hermitage Hotel. Enjoy 3 hours of free time to explore Mount Cook village, take on one of the many walks, enjoy an optional scenic flight (at your own cost), or visit Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre. Then, rejoin your guide for the return scenic journey to Christchurch.
Duration: 12 to 13 hours
Departure Time: 8:00 AM
Departure Point: Traveler pickup is offered


Private tour (i.e. only for one party)

Professional guide.

Transport by air-conditioned late model Mercedes Benz vans.

Buffet lunch at Hermitage Hotel.

Hotel Pick up and Drop Off.

Complimentary Hotspot WIFI provided.

Complimentary light refreshments provided.



Bottled water



Change & Refund Policies

Free cancellation at or before 00:01 at least 2 days before the date of use

Cancellations made after 00:01 at least 2 days before the date of use will incur a cancellation fee of 100%

Partial cancellation of this booking is not permitted

If you need to change your booking, please cancel your order and rebook

Trip.com only provides the booking service for this travel product. The specific cancellation policies are strictly in accordance with the supplier's standards. Trip.com respects and protects user rights. Please read carefully before placing your order

How to Use It

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Important Information

Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults.
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
A small amount of walking is involved.
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate


Options and Pricing
Activity Details
Terms & Conditions