Aoraki/Mount Cook is the highest mountain in New Zealand. It lies in the Southern Alps range, which runs the length of the West Coast of the South Island. A popular backpacker destination, it is also a favourite challenge for mountain climbers. The Tasman Glacier and Hooker Glacier flow down its slopes.
The coach winds its way through the picturesque lakeside towns and villages of Lake Te Anau and ancient alpine beech forests with plenty of photo opportunities and stops along the way. Throughout this visual feast, your local professional driver will provide an informative commentary on the major attractions and natural phenomenon of this awe-inspiring region.