Million Dollar Cruise in Queenstown

This multi award winning family owned and operated business is acknowledged as New Zealand’s number one lake cruise.

Small and personal, only taking up to 60 passengers, these true blue locals will share a wealth of knowledge offering a very enjoyable experience, with you as their guest.

Incredibly The Million Dollar Cruise is one of the most affordable activities in Queenstown.  The cruise sales in 90% calm waters and is enjoyed by all age groups and nationalities.

This 90 minute cruise will take you across Lake Wakatipu right to the end of the lake, viewing stunning homes, rare birds and other birdlife, Historic Dam and Willow Islands and all the magnificent scenery of Queenstown from the water.

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Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • What's included :
    • 90 minute Queenstown Lake Cruise.
    • Restroom on board
    • Bottled water - An Honesty Bar is available
    What's excluded :
    • Transportation to/from attractions.
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown New Zealand

    Travel on Queenstown's Lake - Lake Wakatipu for the whole journey right to the end of the lake and back.

    Pass By: Queenstown, Queenstown, Otago Region, South Island

    The trip starts off in Queenstown Bay, as you sail out you will pass Queenstown Gardens and see Queenstown Central along the shoreline.

    Pass By: Queenstown Golf Club, 759 Peninsula Road Kelvin Heights, Queenstown New Zealand

    Next you will get to see the wonderful Queenstown Golf Course which sits right on the Kelvin Heights Peninsula overlooking the delightful Lake Wakatipu. There shores are a common place for the locals to go boating and swimming. You will then proceed down the 90% calm waters perusing the million dollar homes along the shoreline.

    Pass By: Kawarau River, New Zealand

    As you sail past willow islands and see local birdlife we make our way right down to the historic Kawarau Falls Dam which marks the start of the famous Kawarau River.

    Pass By: The Remarkables Ski Area, Queenstown New Zealand

    Once at the famous historic Kawarau Falls Dam we turn the boat to take the best photographic opportunity possible for our passengers - the Dam with the majestic Remarkables Mountain Range in the background!

    Pass By: Frankton Trail, Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown 9300 New Zealand

    We then edge our way along the opposing shoreline where you can see the Frankton Arm shoreline where locals often frequent to enjoy the waters in summer and then back along the Frankton Arm Trail that takes us back safely to Queenstown Bay.

  • Departure Point :
    50 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Honesty cash bar available.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 61 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Million Dollar Cruise

Activity ID: V-71002P1

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