Mt Nicholas High Country Farm
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  • Address: St Omer Wharf, 110 Beach Street, Queenstown-Central
  • +64 3 441 1137
  • 0800 264 536 (NZ only)

Mt Nicholas High Country Farm - Queenstown

100,000 acres of stunning scenery, accessed via a 45-minute scenic cruise across Lake Wakatipu.


Unique trips to this remote, historic sheep station in Queenstown. 100,000 acres of stunning scenery, accessed via a 45-minute cruise across Lake Wakatipu.

Mt Nicholas Farm Experience

This is an exclusive behind-the-scenes visit to a truly authentic, family-run merino sheep farm that produces the highest quality wool for world-renowned Icebreaker clothing company. Depart from the centre of Queenstown and cruise across Lake Wakatipu on board Spirit of Queenstown to Mt Nicholas High Country Farm. Soak up the tranquillity of this stunning area as you take in panoramic views while visiting one of New Zealand's most rugged and remote high country farms.

Winter Pricing: (1 May - 30 September)

- Daily departure time: 11.00am, 1.00pm. Duration: 3hrs 45mins
- Prices: Adult $75, Child $25

Summer Pricing: (1 October - 30 April)

- Daily departure time: 9.00am, 11.00am, 1.00pm
- Prices: Adult $75, Child $25

Mt Nicholas 4WD Wilderness Experience

Journey deep into the heart of New Zealand's high country on our exclusive 4WD Wilderness Experience. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience where you'll discover a remote and rugged part of New Zealand rarely seen by locals or visitors, yet it's just a short scenic cruise from the bustling heart of Queenstown. Your experienced guide will give you a real insight into high country farming life and is happy to answer any questions, while towering mountains, beautiful lakes, clear rivers and stunning views will simply take your breath away.

Daily departure time: 9.00am*, 1.00pm (* Departs summer only)

Duration: 3hrs 45mins

Prices: Now on special - Adult $125, Child $55 

Budget: Budget

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  • All Ages

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  • A View To Die For
  • Nature
  • Off The Beaten Path
Address: St Omer Wharf, 110 Beach Street , Queenstown View Larger Map