Ride From The Sky
Fly - Cycle - Dine - Cruise

Experience the very best of Southland and the Southern Lakes with this flight, ride and dine combo on the iconic around the mountains cycle trail.

After your Queenstown hotel pick up, we fly you over Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains to a beautiful alpine setting in the Von Valley.  The 32km trail traverses the rolling hills and shores of Lake Wakatipu as you ride from the Von hill, past Mt Nicolas station to the Walter Peak Homestead.  Choose to use your own bike or add an E-bike hire and / or local guide to your package.

Once you arrive at the homestead, you will enjoy a delicious gourmet BBQ meal at the Walter Peak homestead in a stunning lakeside setting.  To finish you will cruise on board the historic TSS Earnslaw on your return to Queenstown central.

Ride From the Sky Queenstown
  • Full pre-flight briefing with your pilot
  • Live in-flight commentary on Wakatipu’s scenic highlights
  • Take in awesome Queenstown views of our lakes and surrounding mountains from the skies
  • One way flight
  • Gourmet BBQ Lunch, lakeside at Walter Peak’s historic homestead
  • One way cruise back to Queenstown onboard the historic TSS Earnslaw Vintage Steamship


01 April – 30 September 2023
Adult: $499* NZD | Child: $299* NZD

01 April – 30 September 2024
Adult: $529* NZD | Child: $370* NZD

*Flight operates on demand, minimum numbers apply.
*Pricing is based on a self guided, ‘bring your own bike’ basis.
*E-bike hire and Guide are additional please enquire

Please note : This flight is unavailable over our Peak season
(01 October 2022 – 31 March 2023)

Allow 7 hours for this experience

Because of the weather dependent nature of flying, we recommend booking in for your first available day in Queenstown. So that, should the weather be unfavorable for flying on the first day, you will have maximum flexibility to roll your excursion on to a following fine weather day.

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