Duration Duration: 1hr 30mins

CRUISE WITH US THIS QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY WEEKEND!

We’re super excited to be cruising again and have an awesome Queen’s Birthday weekend special for you. Join us on our Spirit of Queenstown Scenic Cruise on Lake Wakatipu, only $29 for adults and kids go FREE. Come and explore Lake Wakatipu with us!

Why choose Spirit of Queenstown Scenic Cruise experience?

  • Adults cruise for only $29 and kids go FREE on all Queen’s Birthday weekend cruise departures
  • Cruise departs 1.15pm and 3.15pm daily during Queen’s Birthday weekend
  • New on-board cafe and bar serving refreshing tap beer, award-winning wines, hot beverages and snacks 
  • Enjoy comfortable cruising on a spacious and modern catamaran
  • Skipper gives commentary on the history and highlights of Lake Wakatipu
  • Visit Bob’s Cove to see its remarkable turquoise water and native bush up-close
  • Enjoy stunning views up the lake towards Glenorchy, Mt Earnslaw and the Southern Alps
  • Take panoramic photos from our open-top viewing deck
  • Departs from St Omer Wharf, downtown Queenstown

Please note: due to Covid-19 our regular weekly Spirit of Queenstown Scenic Cruise schedule will be on hold for a little longer.

Summer
Winter

Summer

1 October 2019 - 30 April 2020

Check-in
closes
DepartsOptionIncludesReturnsAdultChildOnline Special 
10.45am11.00amSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise
12.30pm$49$30SAVE 10%
10.45am11.00amSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise Wine
& Cheese package
Glass of Akarua wine &
Gibbston Valley cheeseboard
12.30pm$69$30*SAVE $5
1.00pm1.15pmSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise
2.45pm$49$30SAVE 10%
1.00pm1.15pmSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise Wine
& Cheese package
Glass of Akarua wine &
Gibbston Valley cheeseboard
2.45pm$69$30*SAVE $5
3.00pm3.15pmSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise
4.45pm$49$30SAVE 10%
3.00pm3.15pmSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise Wine
& Cheese package
Glass of Akarua wine &
Gibbston Valley cheeseboard
4.45pm$69$30*SAVE $5
6.15pm6.30pmSpirit of Queenstown
Dinner Cruise
Set Menu**8.30pmFrom $119From $119

*Child price does not include Wine & Cheese package
**Reservations are essential

Winter

1 May 2020 - 30 September 2020

Check in closesDepartsOptionReturnsAdultChildOnline Special 
10.45am11.00am*Spirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise
12.30pm$49
$29
$15Save $20 &
Kids Go
FREE
1.00pm1.15pmSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise
2.45pm$49
$29
$15Save $20 &
Kids Go
FREE
3.00pm3.15pmSpirit of Queenstown
Scenic Cruise
4.45pm$49
$29
$15Save $20 &
Kids Go
FREE

*11.00am departure available Saturday 30 May and Sunday 31 May only

Cruise Map

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SD-Website-Queenstown-Cruise-Map

Food Options

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Wine & Cheese Platter

Wine & Cheese Platter

Included when you travel on the 1.15pm or 3.15 pm Spirit of Queenstown Wine & Cheese Cruise.
Includes:

  • Gibbston Valley Cheeses
  • Cured Meats
  • Chutneys and dried fruits

What to Bring

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What to bring for cruises

It’s a good idea to bring a warm jacket and wear comfortable, non-slip shoes. Don’t forget insect repellent, sunscreen and plenty of memory card space on your camera.