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Franz Josef Tour from Queenstown

Depart from Queenstown in the morning and drive through stunning scenery including mountain peaks & blue lakes while headed for the township of Franz Josef.

Highlights

Incredible NZ alpine environment
High mountain peaks; gorgeous lakes
One way full day tour
Guided tour from Queenstown to Franz Josef
East and West coasts of the South Island
Haast Pass

What you need to know

This tour from Queenstown to Franz Josef will take you through some amazing scenery on New Zealand's West Coast. Join in on a journey that showcases why NZ's alpine west coast regions are widely regarded as one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Throughout the duration you'll have the chance to view a series of towering mountain peaks, the deep azure blue lakes of Wakatipu, Dunstan, Wanaka, and Hawea, a landscape of vast rainforests and crystal clear waterfalls, and much, much more.

Once arriving at our destination you can explore the region with one of the many local guiding companies or choose to opt for a flight seeing tour via helicopter or plane! Please note that this is a one way tour from Queenstown to Franz Josef; return trip will need to be arranged separately.

More info

Inclusions

  • Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off available
  • One way tour to Franz Joseph departing Queenstown or One Way tour to Queenstown departing Franz Josef
  • Stops along the way for toilet and refreshment breaks as well as photo opportunities

Highlights

  • Luxury coach travel
  • South Island lakes
  • Haast Pass
  • West Coast scenery

Operating Times

__ One way tour to Franz Joseph departing Queenstown__

  • Departs Queenstown at 8:10am from Athol Street in the middle of the car park
  • Returns at 4:10pm to Franz Josef Bus Stop, Main Road

One Way tour to Queenstown departing Franz Josef

  • Departs Queenstown at 8:00 am, Franz Josef Bus Stop, Main Road
  • Returns: 4:14 pm, Athol Street in the middle of the car park

Hotel Pick Up

  • A complimentary hotel-pick up is included in this day tour. At the time of booking, please select your designated accommodation property to book this in and obtain your pick-up time. Please ensure you are waiting 10 minutes prior at your designated pick-up location

If you have booked a hotel

  • Select your hotel name and pick up time from the location drop down list provided. If your hotel is not listed, select an alternative hotel in close proximity and make your way to that hotel on the day of the tour. Alternatively, choose Athol Street from the location drop down list and make your way to that location on the day of the tour, as this is the main departure point

If you have not yet booked a hotel

  • Select Athol Street or Franz Josef Bus Stop from the location drop down list provided as this is the main departure point for the tour. Once your hotel arrangements have been finalised, you can contact the local tour operator to change your pick up details. Local tour operator's contact details will appear on your tour voucher

If your hotel is not listed or you do not require a hotel pick up

  • Select Athol Street or Franz Josef Bus Stop location from the drop down list provided as this is the main departure point for the tours. Make your way to this location at least 15 minutes prior to the tour departure time

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Franz Josef Tour from Queenstown

102 Hobson Street, Auckland, NZ 1010