Spirit of Queenstown Scenic Cruise with complementary tea and coffee
Mt Nicholas Farm Experience with a New Zealand cheese platter
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Lake Wakatipu Cruise
Cruise into untouched wilderness on our Spirit of Queenstown Scenic Cruise to discover Lake Wakatipu’s hidden gem – Mt Nicholas. Sit back, relax and enjoy the spectacular scenery of The Remarkables mountain range and up the lake towards Glenorchy township. Take panoramic photos from our open-top viewing deck accompanied by a lively and informative commentary from your skipper with FREE tea and coffee.
This cruise will then be followed by an interactive experience at Mt Nicholas Farm.
Mt Nicholas Farm
Mt Nicholas farm invites a behind-the-scenes visit to an authentic merino sheep farm. Mt Nicholas is home to 29,000 merino sheep and produces merino wool, the highest quality of wool. This wool is used to create clothing for the world-renowned clothing company Icebreaker.
The farm is surrounded by breathtaking landscapes surrounded by mountains, thousands of glaciers, ice-carved fjords, forests, alpine lakes and vast snowfields. Indulge in a farmers cheese platter lunch whilst soaking in the panoramic views of middle earth.
About Merino wool:
Merino sheep are one of the most historically relevant and economically influential breeds of sheep that are much prized for its wool. These sheep have lived through extreme environments which resulted in the production of the strong yet luxuriously soft fleece that is highly demanded today.
This tour includes the Spirit of Queenstown Scenic Cruise + Mt Nicholas Farm Experience + Farmers Platter Lunch
The cruise has comfortable indoor seating and a spacious outdoor deck with 360 degrees view
Interactive and hands-on environment from mustering sheep through to the creation of Icebreaker clothing
Plenty of photo stops of the breathtaking views of the Southern Alps
Meet and learn about the animals on the farm including watching sheep being moved by the farm guide and dog
Informative commentary by experienced local drivers in English with multi-lingual commentary available
Enjoy a freshly prepared Farmers Platter Lunch at the Mt Nicholas Station woolshed
Tour Length: half day
Minimum Number: From 1 person. If you would like to book a group as a charter, please contact us for a quote.
11:00 - Departs Queenstown 14:45 - Arrives in Queenstown
What to Bring: For the most enjoyable experience, we recommend that you bring-
Lightweight jacket (in winter) or sun hat (in summer)
$66.00 NZD / person
$29.00 NZD / Child under 11 years old
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