Christchurch to Mount Cook Half Day Tour

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What To Expect

Enjoy this half day tour from Christchurch to the spectacular Mount Cook!


Tours around Mount Cook
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Hotel pick-up or Christchurch Bus Interchange
Approximately 6 hours
daily at 7:30 AM
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Our tour departs from Christchurch in the morning, and travels through the lush farmland of the Canterbury Plains to Lake Tekapo. Here, you can see the iconic Church of the Good Shepherd as it stands in solitude next to the vibrant blue waters.

Leaving Tekapo, we will continue into the Southern Alps towards Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park, home to New Zealand's tallest mountain. Along the way, your driver/guide will keep you entertained and informed with commentary on the area's history and sites of interest.

The tour concludes on arrival at Mount Cook Village, where you can enjoy a three course lunch at the famous Hermitage Hotel.

You have the option to explore the village and soak up the views of Aoraki / Mount Cook as it towers above. You will have the rest of the day at leisure.


  • Hotel pick-up from select hotels or Armagh Street (View Hotel Pick-up List)

  • Driver/guide

  • Three course lunch

  • Goods and services tax


  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activities

  • Personal expenses

  • Hotel drop-off

Available Languages

  • All tours include a comprehensive English commentary by the driver guide while headsets are provided in Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese.

Please Note

  • Children below 3 years old are free of charge provided no seat is occupied.

  • The tour ends at Hermitage Hotel.

  • Pick-up is available at select hotels only.

  • If your hotel is not included in the list, you may choose to proceed to Christchurch Bus Interchange in Lichfield St. Please indicate your choice upon booking.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 8 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 20% Cancellation Fee (80% reimbursement): between 4 to 7 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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