Queenstown Lake Cruise

Experience the wonders of Lake Whakatipu aboard our modern catamaran. Aboard the Queenstown Lake Cruise, you will discover mountains, forests, and hidden coves as our skipper shares tales of the lake's history. Admire Bob's Cove, Mt Earnslaw and the Southern Alps during our 1 hour and 30-minute cruise. Whether with family, friends, or a special someone, join us to uncover Queenstown's natural beauty. Relax onboard with our café and bar. 

What you will experience:

  • Enjoy a 1 hour 30-minute cruise on Lake Whakatipu
  • Ideal for couples, families and groups of friends
  • Sit back, relax and discover the special landscapes of Queenstown
  • Onboard café and bar: upgrade your experience by adding a cheese or charcuterie board
  • Learn the history and highlights of Lake Whakatipu from your skipper’s commentary
  • Pause at Bob’s Cove turquoise water and native bush
  • Enjoy the scenes towards Glenorchy, Mt Earnslaw and the Southern Alps
  • Cruise from $59 per adult

More Information

Departure Location

RealNZ Visitor Centre, Steamer Wharf, 88 Beach Street, Queenstown.

What to bring

  • Shoes/boots (non-slip)
  • Warm clothing/jacket
  • Sunscreen/sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Personal medication including for asthma and allergies


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