1. New Zealand
  2. Otago
  3. Queenstown
  4. Walter Peak

TSS Earnslaw: Queenstown Cruise & Walter Peak Gourmet BBQ

Product ID: 129952
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Combine a lake cruise with a lakeside gourmet BBQ lunch or dinner. See a demonstration of New Zealand sheep shearing and sheep dogs at work.
About this activity
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Duration: 3.5 hours
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  • Take in Queenstown's scenic beauty on a cruise
  • Enjoy a lakeside gourmet BBQ lunch or dinner at Walter Peak
  • Experience New Zealand's farming life with sheep shearing and working dogs
  • Queenstown

  • 45 minutes

  • Walter Peak (BBQ)

  • Walter Peak (farm experience)

  • 45 minutes

  • Queenstown

2 hours

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Full description
This 3.5-hour activity begins with a cruise across Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak High Country Farm.

Overlooking Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown's alpine scenery, the Colonel’s Homestead at Walter Peak High Country Farm is the perfect place to spend a few hours. Its colonial architecture and sweeping grounds evoke the elegance of a bygone era.

The BBQ includes salads, vegetables and succulent meat cooked on the outdoor rotisserie or grill. There will be delectable desserts on offer as well. After the BBQ, join an entertaining farm demonstration or explore the beautiful lakeside gardens.
  • Round-trip steamship cruise on Lake Wakatipu
  • Gourmet BBQ lunch or dinner (depending on option selected)
  • Farm show
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks

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Meeting point

Steamer Wharf, 88 Beach Street, Queenstown

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Important information
What to bring
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Jacket
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Know before you go
• Upon check-in, you must exchange your voucher for a boarding pass at the visitor center
• Your cruise departure time may be different from the one requested. The local operator will confirm your cruise details by email after booking
• Please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
• TSS Earnslaw is undergoing annual maintenance between the 2 June and 3 July, 2020. If you are traveling between these dates, your cruise will be held on a different boat
• Cruise is subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
• Non-slip shoes are recommended
• Suitable for all ages
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Product ID: 129952