7 & 12 Day South Island Snow Safaris

From
$1,799
per person
Solo snowboarder on snow tour

Overview

The 7 Day South Island Snow Safari and 12 Day South Island Snow Odyssey are the ultimate New Zealand snow tours! Ski/ ride 6 different mountains over 7 days on the Safari Tour or 8 mountains over 12 days on the Odyssey Tour. On both tours our expert Tour Manager will show you the best runs and powder-stashes whilst offering advice to help improve your technique. The 7 Day Safari has options for all skill levels from beginners through to experts whilst the 12 Day Odyssey is aimed at more experienced individuals.

South Island Snow Safari journey route from Mount Hutt to The Remarkables via Lake Ohau Treble Cone Cardrona and Coronet Peak

Overview

The 7 Day South Island Snow Safari and 12 Day South Island Snow Odyssey are the ultimate New Zealand snow tours! Ski/ ride 6 different mountains over 7 days on the Safari Tour or 8 mountains over 12 days on the Odyssey Tour. On both tours our expert Tour Manager will show you the best runs and powder-stashes whilst offering advice to help improve your technique. The 7 Day Safari has options for all skill levels from beginners through to experts whilst the 12 Day Odyssey is aimed at more experienced individuals.

Schedule

Snow Safaris 

7 Day Starts from

26 June 

12 Day Starts from

03 July 

To see departure dates, click "Check Availability" below

  • What's Included
  • Other Activities
  • Additional Information

7 Day South Island Snow Safari includes:

  • 6 x nights' accommodation (max 6 share, private upgrades available)
  • 6 x lift passes for 6 of NZ's best ski fields
  • Expert Tour Manager who will show you the best runs of each mountain
  • All transport and mountain transfers
  • Breakfast
  • Hot pools entry in Lake Tekapo on Day 1
  • Enjoy après-ski environments of Wanaka and Queenstown
  • Free day in Queenstown with optional adventure activities!

12 Day South Island Snow Odyssey includes:

  • 11 x nights’ accommodation (quad share, upgrades available)
  • 9 x full day ski passes for 8 of NZ's best ski fields
  • Expert Tour Manager who will show you the best runs of each mountain
  • All transport and mountain transfers
  • Breakfast
  • 4 x Dinners consisting of 2 x Group Meals at Craigeburn Lodge and 2 x “High Country Fare” Dinners at Ohau Lodge
  • Rope tow gloves and nut-crackers

7 Day Beginner Package, NZ$1,999

  • 2 x beginner Lessons
  • Hire gear (ski’s, poles, boots or snowboard and boots)
  • Perfect for beginners who want to accelerate their skill level over the course of a week

7 Day Lift Pass and Hire Pack, NZ$1,899

  • Hire gear (ski’s, poles, boots or snowboard and boots)
  • Option to add heli-skiing in Queenstown

7 or 12 Day Lift Pass Only Pack, NZ$1,799*/ NZ$2,699**

  • For those that want to bring their own gear
  • Option to add heli-skiing in Queenstown

* 7 Day price

** 12 Day price

Top 5 Highlights

  • Explore 6 different mountains over 7 days (Mt. Hutt, Ohau, Treble Cone, Cardrona,  Coronet Peak and The Remarkables)
  • 3 nights in Queenstown – the “Adventure Capital of the World”
  • Ski / Ride Ohau, a remote ski field far off the beaten track
  • Soak in hot pools whilst gazing up at the stars in Lake Tekapo, an International Dark Sky Reserve
  • Get lots of extra sking or snowboarding ideas from our expert tour managers on the best trails

Most Popular Add-ons

  • Heli-skiing, Queenstown (NZ$ 920 4 runs, NZ$ 1,190 8 runs)
  • Nevis bungy, Queenstown (from NZ$ 50, half day)
  • Canyon swing, Queenstown (NZ$ 215)
  • Queenstown (NZ$ 199, 3 hours)
  • Jet boating, Queenstown (NZ$ 129 half day)
  • Sound, Queenstown (NZ$ 119 coach-cruise-coach full day, NZ$ 469 fly-cruise-fly half day)

Accommodation

4-6 share in hostels, lodges and motels.

Need extra accommodation for before or after your tour with us? Tour leaves at 6:30am from Christchurch and ends 10pm at the same place. 90% of our customers add one night before the tour and one night after the tour at our lodge for NZ$31 (dorm style – sleep 7) or NZ$79 (price per private room – twin/double with balcony access and flatscreen TV). This allows them to be at the same location where the tour starts or ends.

When staying in Christchurch you will be at a locally operated Lodge. There is a Sky TV lounge, kitchen and dining room, wifi/ internet and garden area. 

Upgrade to a private room from $499 for the whole 7 day tour period. Please let us know during the booking process.

Email Us

0800 787 386

​+64 (0)9 828 0426