Day 16: Queenstown to Auckland Wanaka
Enjoy breakfast in the hotels restaurant, proceed to Queenstown City Sightseeing. Today you may choose to travel around Queenstown and visit many of the citys highlights including Lake Hayes, AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge, Historic Arrow town and Edith Cavell Bridge. Skyline Queenstown gondola ride. Marvel at the stunning views as you ride the Skyline Queenstown Gondola - the steepest cable car lift in the Southern Hemisphere! Sit back and relax as the best views in the region unfold before your eyes and the Gondola carries you 450 meters above Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu to the top of Bobs Peak. En route, you will enjoy a spectacular 220-degree panorama, with breathtaking views of Coronet Peak, The Remarkable, Walter Peak, and Cecil Peak and over Queenstown. On arrival, the purpose-built viewing platforms and outdoor terraces provide great photo opportunities. Depart Queenstown and drive north to Wanaka (68.80km, 1hr 5mins approx.) for Indian lunch. Proceed to Puzzling World. When you arrive at Puzzling World, you will immediately notice the crazy architecture. One building has four eccentric Tumbling Towers. Another one is called the Leaning Tower of Wanaka. This tower has been pulled out of the ground and is balanced on one corner at an unbelievable 53 degrees! The Leaning Tower of Pisa only leans six degrees. The first of the worlds modern-style mazes, designed to be a fascinating and enjoyable puzzle. 1.5km of passages - allow 30 minutes to one hour to achieve. Emergency doors for those with limited time, patience or energy! Adults, this maze is a lot of fun. It is designed to intrigue people of all ages. Queenstown Indian dinner.