Alpine Luxury Adventure in New Zealand

Unlock a hidden world on this luxury alpine adventure across New Zealand's South Island at it's most magnificent.

Journey Overview

Unlock a hidden world on this luxury alpine adventure. Marvel at Milford Sound from the skies. Witness wild fur seal colonies. Linger in cellars of world-class wineries. Find solitude at a luxury alpine resort accessible only by helicopter and see the South Island at its most magnificent.

Journey Highlights

  • Witness majestic Milford Sound from above on a private helicopter tour
  • Land amongst the ancient ice floes of the Fiordland glaciers
  • Savour world-class wines in Gibbston Valley
  • Indulge in New Zealand’s premier alpine experience, Minaret Station

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Queenstown.

Welcome to beautiful Queenstown and transfer to Azur Lodge with its magnificent view over the Remarkables mountain range and Lake Wakatipu. Evening at leisure.
Azur Lodge

Day 2: Milford Sound.

Journey into the heart of Fiordland to Milford Sound for a two-hour private helicopter flight along the Southern Alps into the Sound. Sweep the full length of the fiord to a remote West Coast beach to see the wild fur seal colonies. Land on top of the world amongst the ancient ice floes.
Azur Lodge  |  BL

Day 3: Queenstown.

Enjoy a full-day tour of Queenstown including a visit to Gibbston Valley Winery. Tour the Remarkable Wine Cave, enjoy tastings and lunch. Spend time with a renowned local artist inside their studio before settling back into your private villa.
Azur Lodge  |  BL

Day 4: Minaret Station.

Venture by helicopter deep into the mountains to Minaret Station, New Zealand’s 50,000-acre luxury alpine resort. Accessible only by helicopter, Minaret Station is nestled at the head of a striking glacial valley in the untouched landscape of the Southern Alps. This afternoon take a guided tour of the working high-country farm, home to some 18,000 deer, sheep and cattle.
Minaret Station Alpine Lodge  |  BLD

Days 5-6: Minaret Station.

Enjoy two full days at leisure to explore this region. You may like to visit the otherwise inaccessible wilderness of the Southern Alps with an exclusive heli-adventure. Other activities may include fly-fishing, jet-boating or mountain biking.
Minaret Station Alpine Lodge  |  BLD

Day 7: Depart Queenstown.

Bid farewell to your alpine hideaway and soar by helicopter back to Queenstown for your departing flight.

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Azur Lodge, Queenstown

Alpine Luxury Adventure in New Zealand

Azur is a contemporary luxury lodge overlooking some of the most spectacular scenery in New Zealand, and consists of nine private villas, ... Read more

Minaret Station

Alpine Luxury Adventure in New Zealand

Accessible only by helicopter, and located at the head of a stunningly picturesque glacial valley in the heart of the Southern Alps, Mina ... Read more

Journey Dates & Prices

As this Private Journey can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey


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