Luxury South Island Mountains & Lakes
Experience New Zealand's South Island like never before!
Traverse across magnificent mountains and lakes, enjoying enormous and mystical snow-capped peaks, viewing nature in its purest, all while enjoying the comfort and service of our top secluded lodges. Lakestone Lodge in Mount Cook which has some of the most spectacular views on the mountain, then Mahu Whenua in Wanaka, a ranch-style isolated property that has some amazing conservation projects and hiking trails, followed by Azur in Queenstown with its perfect lake views and far enough to avoid the crowds in the main township.
Each lodge has a range of onsite activities that we can pre-arrange for you and the most perfect views of the surrounding mountains and lakes.
More time? Let us tailor-make the perfect self-drive for you
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Be wowed by the Southern Alps from the air as you take a scenic flight to Milford Sound
A fantastic week in the South Island that can be customized to suit your interests, horseriding on a high country station, hiking, ebikes and more
"One of my favourite walks is Hooker Valley in Mount Cook National Park, also a must for keen photographers" Tara, Team Viva