Walter Peak High Country Farm - Real Journeys

Cruise across Lake Wakatipu on the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw, enjoy a farmyard tour and see sheep shearing demonstrations. Traditional morning or afternoon tea included and it is served at the historic Colonel's Homestead.

$77.00 - $79.00

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Cruise across Lake Wakatipu on our vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw and disembark at Walter Peak High Country Farm.

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Enjoy a walking tour of the farmyard, help feed sheep and get close to deer and Scottish Highland cattle. Watch the sheep dogs in action, a shearing display and maybe try your hand at wool spinning.

There's plenty of time to relax in the Colonel's Homestead gardens and enjoy a country-style morning or afternoon tea in the lakeside setting.

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Physical address

Walter Peak High Country Farm - Real Journeys, Real Journeys Visitor Centre, Steamer Wharf, Queenstown Central, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Real Journeys Visitor Centre, Steamer Wharf, 88 Beach Street, Queenstown. Open 7 days per week.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $77.00 - $79.00
(14 year(s) and under)
Other charges:
Café-style food and drinks are available for purchase from the Promenade Café on board the TSS Earnslaw. Souvenirs are available to purchase from the “Woolshed Gift Shop" at Walter Peak.
Further pricing information:
Prices are valid from 1 November 2015 – 30 September 2017 and are per person based on a Walter Peak High Country Farm Tour departing from Queenstown. Infants (0-4 years) carried free of charge. TSS Earnslaw will undergo annual maintenance mid May 2017 – late June 2017. During this time travel to and from Walter Peak is by launch. If cancelling/amending a booking, a refund will only be granted when Real Journeys receives notification 24 hours prior to departure.

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Traditional) YES NO
German YES NO
Japanese YES NO
Korean YES NO

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