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Mount Cook & Lake Tekapo Day Tour from Christchurch

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Enjoy a small-group day tour to Aoraki Mount Cook. Visit the picturesque Church of Good Shepherd on the shores of the stunning turquoise Lake Tekapo, and enjoy a scenic walk to see the Tasman Glacier.


  • Enjoy a day trip from Christchurch to discover incredible glaciers, lakes and rivers
  • Sample award-winning cheese at a local cheese factory in Geraldine
  • Visit the stunning Lake Tekapo and discover the famous Church of Good Shepherd
  • Admire Lake Pukaki, the largest lake in Mackenzie region, and its alpine scenery
  • Go on a hike to see the immense Tasman Glacier and enjoy scenic views


Experience dramatic glacier lakes, snow-capped mountains, and beautiful alpine walks on a small-group day trip from Christchurch. After pick-up from your hotel, journey to Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park, located a 4 hours' drive through spectacular and breathtaking landscapes. Visit the historic town of Geraldine. Then discover 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. Enjoy a short scenic hike in the National Park to view the 23.5kms long Tasman Glacier which is the longest glacier in New Zealand before returning to Christchurch.


Pickup and drop-off from Central Christchurch Hotels Transport by air-conditioned late-model Minivan Small-group tour Professional guide All taxes, fees, and handling charges Bottle Water National Park fees

Important Information

  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately A small amount of walking is involved Note that the pick-up time may be earlier than the tour start time Tour requires a minimum of 4 participants to operate; there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements; in the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund You will have approximately 3 hours of free time in Mount Cook to savor lunch and enjoy a scenic walk in the National Park

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