Pricing and Conditions

Adult $35.00
(16 year(s) and under)
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Mountain biking lift passes and mountain carting available at extra cost.

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Cardrona Summer Season: December 15 - March 3, 2024.

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All summer season passes are non-refundable, non-transferable and must be used during the 2023/24 Summer Season. For full T&C’s see

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Sightseeing and walking at Cardrona lets you immerse yourself in a beautiful alpine environment at over 1800m above sea level. Ride in a gondola cabin on the McDougall's Chondola and take in the stunning 360-degree views of the Southern Alps, Lake Whakatipu and Lake Hawea. Pop up to the Skyline viewing platform or take a more strenuous hike on the Captain's Circuit. If walking's not your thing, you can take the gondola back to base and grab a bite to eat. Absolutely anyone can ride in a gondola cabin, so come on up for a whole new alpine experience at Cardrona this summer.

Opening times

Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Dec


50 Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka, Cardrona, New Zealand.

decisions Proximity to town:
Wanaka – 34km Queenstown – 58km Arrowtown – 37km.

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