Offering guided wine and craft beer tours in their fleet of luxury Mercedes vehicles, Altitude Tours is a Queenstown-based operator. In addition to their gastronomic adventures, they offer scenic drives along the shores of Lake Wakatipu to the picturesque settlement of Glenorchy.
Stop at four different wineries as you explore the viticultural landscapes of Central Otago along the half-day Wine Sampler Tour, which includes a visit to the famous Gibbston Valley wine cave. Alternatively, opt for the Twilight Wine and Craft Beer Tour that visits three cellar doors, where you can sample wine and craft beer, antipasto platters and wood-fired pizzas.
“Lord of the Rings” fans shouldn’t miss the Glenorchy and Paradise Explorer Tour, which explores scenic locations where the Hollywood blockbuster films were shot. Learn about the area’s rich Maori heritage as you discover some of New Zealand’s most spectacular natural landscapes, including towering mountain ranges and native beech forests.
Getting around Queenstown
Altitude Tours is in the heart of Queenstown, a short stroll from Queenstown Bus Station. Queenstown Airport is a 20-minute drive from the city centre and has flights from destinations across New Zealand and Australia.