Full-Day Small-Group Routeburn Valley Walk

8 hr

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Pickup Service

Meals Included

Group Tour

After being picked up from your hotel in Queenstown, you will take one of the most beautiful road journeys in New Zealand to the Western end of Lake Wakatipu, led by a knowledgeable local guide.The world-renowned Routeburn Track provides stunning variation in vegetation, bird species, and topography as it climbs 6.5 kilometers one way, on a moderate fitness trail through gorges and valleys. This is small group tour with a maximum of 6 people that...
After being picked up from your hotel in Queenstown, you will take one of the most beautiful road journeys in New Zealand to the Western end of Lake Wakatipu, led by a knowledgeable local guide.The world-renowned Routeburn Track provides stunning variation in vegetation, bird species, and topography as it climbs 6.5 kilometers one way, on a moderate fitness trail through gorges and valleys. This is small group tour with a maximum of 6 people that you will be spending the 7 hour day with. Your lunch sandwich, wrap or bread roll is an additional cost, afternoon tea / coffee fruit and cookies are included.
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Itinerary Details

Walking through ancient Red Beech forest amidst lush ferns lichens and mosses, we follow the turquoise Routeburn River reaching the Flats hut located within a mountain amphitheatre. At this point you will get to rest up, soak in the natural beauty, and enjoy your picnic lunch while listening for native birdsong.

This trail is well formed, we cater to your level of fitness and there will be no more than 6 people to a group. The duration of the walk, altitude and alpine conditions will determine the distance and time we will walk. This walk enables you to experience the diversity of natural beauty, lakes, river valleys, waterfalls, mountains views and bird life with numerous photography opportunities.

Itinerary for the day:
• 8.30 am pick up from accommodation in Queenstown
• Photo stop at Bennett’s bluff
• Glenorchy village, jetty walk, refreshments.
• Routeburn Shelter start of trail
• Picnic...
Walking through ancient Red Beech forest amidst lush ferns lichens and mosses, we follow the turquoise Routeburn River reaching the Flats hut located within a mountain amphitheatre. At this point you will get to rest up, soak in the natural beauty, and enjoy your picnic lunch while listening for native birdsong.

This trail is well formed, we cater to your level of fitness and there will be no more than 6 people to a group. The duration of the walk, altitude and alpine conditions will determine the distance and time we will walk. This walk enables you to experience the diversity of natural beauty, lakes, river valleys, waterfalls, mountains views and bird life with numerous photography opportunities.

Itinerary for the day:
• 8.30 am pick up from accommodation in Queenstown
• Photo stop at Bennett’s bluff
• Glenorchy village, jetty walk, refreshments.
• Routeburn Shelter start of trail
• Picnic lunch at Routeburn Flats
• Drop off in Queenstown 4.30 - 5pm

Important Details

Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • National Park fees
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Professional guide
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Afternoon tea & cookies
  • Fresh fruit
Not Included
  • Lunch is not included, a stop is made at a local bakery for you to select a bread roll, wrap or salad.
Departure Point
Your Accommodations in Queenstown
8:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Minimum age is 15 years
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately, bring rain jacket, additional layers of clothing, casual & practical, sturdy walking shoes or boots
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Voucher Requirements

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

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.