Walter Peak Eco Experience from Queenstown

Discover the charm of Walter Peak Station in Queenstown on an unforgettable 3.5 hour eco experience, including a cruise on the famous TSS Earnslaw.
Walter Peak Eco Experience from Queenstown


  • Unique eco-tourism experience in Queenstown

  • Scenic cruise on the famous TSS Earnslaw

  • Plant a native tree or shrub

  • Learn about New Zealand conservation efforts

  • Delicious Ploughman’s Platter with local produce

  • Say hello to friendly farm animals

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  • Express morning cruise on Lake Wakatipu on a motorised vessel
  • Learn about Walter Peak Station's reforestation project
  • Plant a native tree or shrub
  • Learn about native wildlife and conservation from local guides
  • Tour of the Restaurant Garden
  • Say hello to the farm animals, such as cows, sheep, alpacas and farm dogs
  • Rustic Ploughman's Platter lunch including local produce
  • Cruise back to Queenstown on the TSS Earnslaw steamship
  • Licensed cafe on board the TSS Earnslaw for refreshments
  • Informative commentary throughout the day


  • This experience departs at 9am and 3pm daily
  • Please ensure you check-in at least 20 minutes prior to departure


  • This experience will take approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes.

Departure Location

  • This experience departs from the RealNZ Visitor Centre on Steamer Wharf, 88 Beach Street, Queenstown
  • Pre-purchased ticket holders meet in front of the TSS Earnslaw on Steamer Wharf Dock
  • Parking in Queenstown centre can be challenging, please ensure you allow ample time to park your car and check in for your departure

What To Bring

  • Non-slip shoes or boots
  • Warm clothing and a jacket
  • Sunscreen and sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Personal medication, such as for asthma and allergies

Additional Information

  • Infants 0 - 4 years carried free of charge but MUST be added to your booking
  • The TSS Earnslaw is under maintenance from 15 May - 26 June and will not operate during this time

Cancellation Policy

  • Change your booking up to 24 hours before the start time of your experience​
  • Changes are not permitted within 24 hours of your experience​
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience​

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
  • Cruise vessel subject to change without notice
  • 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
  • Prices are seasonal and are constantly changing. The from price displayed may not always be the price you are going to pay, as once you click on your specified date, the price will change to reflect the price for that date/season. Please note that in some cases where you cannot click on a date to obtain the price, please call us so we can assist you

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