TOUR OVERVIEW

New Zealand
Snow sports
jun - sept
all ages

New Zealand has a booming snow industry that boasts stunning landscapes, scenery and an incredible range of world-class ski resorts. 

Starting in Christchurch and ending in Queenstown, this itinerary is perfect for school and university groups that want to step up their ski or snowboard skills and get off the beaten track.

With six days on the snow across five different ski resorts in the South Island, to include non-commercial ski fields, fresh tracks and progression can be almost guaranteed!

 

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DAY ONE

Depart your hometown and fly to Christchurch, arrive and transfer by bus to accommodation based in Methven and check in.

DAY TWO

Hit the slopes at Mt Hutt Ski resort for your first day of ski or snowboarding today (ski pass, lesson and hire included each day).

DAY THREE

Today we have another day on the snow, either at Mt Hutt or if conditions allow, we'll check out different local ski resort.

 

DAY FOUR

Depart Methven today and travel onwards to Lake Ohau. Enjoy plenty of sightseeing stops en route on this stunning iconic drive. Arrive and check in to Lake Ohau Lodge.

 

DAY FIVE

Explore Ohau Ski Resort today, this playful resort boasts some of the best snow pockets in NZ!

 

DAY SIX

Depart Lake Ohau and travel onwards to Wanaka, check in and enjoy free time

DAY SEVEN

Check out Treble Cone today, Wanaka's ski field, which is home to the longest vertical rise in the Southern Lakes District - a leg burner that’s totally worth it!

 

DAY EIGHT

Today explore Cardrona’s dry and high terrain with some of the best snow and world class facilities that attract the top pro athletes every year. Transfer to Queenstown later for the last stop of the tour.

DAY NINE

For the final snow day of the tour, choose between Coronet Peak or The Remarkables ski field, conditions will also be a part in terms which ski field we choose.

DAY TEN

Enjoy free time this morning before transferring to Queenstown airport for your flight home.

INCLUSIONS

Flights, transfers and transport

Upmarket backpacker multi-share accommodation
(upgrades available)

Daily breakfast, lunch and evening meals

Expert Haka Educational Tours guide

Ski resort passes, equipment rental and lessons

Additional activities available, tailored for each group

Credit: Destination Queenstown

LEARNING

  • Acquire new ski or snowboard skills
  • Develop mobility, balance, strength & agility
  • Gain leadership, teamwork and communication skills
  • Learn organisational skills and independence
  • Develop social and emotional development
  • Experience a unique culture and environment

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