Routeburn Track Encounter Day Walk

Take a day trip from Queenstown and walk the Routeburn Track with Ultimate Hikes. All inclusive of transport and lunch with a friendly and informative guide with you all the way.. Experience New Zealand's inspiring National Parks in one day.


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Spend a day in on the Routeburn Track in New Zealand's World Heritage Area. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery, learn about the unique flora, fauna and history of the area and leave the planning to us.

Our guided day walks have been designed for people who want to walk for a single day. The Routeburn Track day walk is a round trip from Queenstown with experienced guides, lunch and transport to and from the Track along the picturesque Lake Wakatipu. Choose this as a safe, informative and easy way to sample the magic of the New Zealand wilderness.

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Physical address

The Station Building, Duke Street, Central Queenstown, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $179.00
(15 year(s) and under)
Age restriction:
Cancellation policy:
Cancellation fees for all Day Walks are charged on the following basis per person: Outside 24 hours prior to walk departure: No fee; or Within 24 hours prior to walk departure: 100% of full fare. The date and customer name, for which the walk has been booked, once confirmed by the Operator providing the services and activities described, is non-transferable. These cancellation fees are not negotiable, therefore we strongly recommend that you purchase travel insurance.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Queenstown airport is 10 mins drive from our Queenstown office
Proximity to coach terminal:
5 mins
Proximity to town:
our walks depart from the Station Building, Duke Street Entrance, Queenstown, or we can collect from Queenstown hotels

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Opening times

Business hours:
7 days
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Nov, Dec

Language support

  Written Spoken
Japanese YES YES

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