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Queenstown Lake Cruise - Southern Discoveries
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USD 54.00*
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Lake Wakatipu Cruise and Mt Nicholas High Country 4WD Tour
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Owner description: 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.
2 reviews
“Great Trip!”
Reviewed 10 December 2011

We''ve been on board of the beautilful Queenstown Lake Cruise and we just loved every moment. The crew were amazing and so friendly. Beautiful views...the trip starts from Queenstown bay and runs for 1.5hrs. We've tried the most clear and clean water in NZ when the "captain" stoped in one of the most stunning points of the lake! Great trip!!! Look forward to do it again!

Visited December 2011
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Queenstown, New zealand
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“We live in paradise”
Reviewed 10 December 2011

We had the pleasure of a famil on the Princess. Lovely boat and staff. I would highly recommend this cruise. The cruise over Lake Wakatipu to Cecil Peak reminded me why I live in Queenstown. Fantastic boat for a function with the 3 bbq's and friendly staff to make it all work, we are already thinking about hiring it for our next xmas party.

Visited December 2011
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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
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“Wonderful Cruise”
Reviewed 29 October 2011

Excellent trip. Cruise guide Rowan was very entertaining, genuine, and a great storyteller. Views were magnificent. All at a good price, and we were pleasantly surprised that the cruise was still operating even with only the three of us on board. Would recommend for families, couples, singles and everyone in between.

Visited October 2011
Thank SBCM
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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
“Stunning Trip”
Reviewed 27 October 2011

This was an awesome and infomational trip around lake wakatipu. The skipper was very knowledgable about the area and gave us a great tour. Its the perfect length of time and price and i thoroughly enjoyed sitting in the sun with a wine enjoying this cruise. My kids also enjoyed it, getting a very yummy biscuit to nibble on while on the trip. Would very much recommend this to anyone vising the area or even any local. A great time was had by tghe whole family!

Visited October 2011
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