An amazing encounter with Tasman Glacier and its terminal lake. Depart from The Hermitage Hotel. The bus will take you to the Tasman Valley, followed by a 30 minute alpine walk through the moraine and National Park. Board your custom built MAC boat, and enjoy the ever changing scenery, view the Tasman Glacier ice face from a safe distance and icebergs of all shapes and sizes with the opportunity to touch and taste the 300-500 year old ice crystals.
From September to Late May
Daily departures at : 8.00am, 9.30am, 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3.30pm & 5pm. Glacier Explorers generally operates from the middle of September to late May - the glacier lake freezes over winter so the start of the season is subject to the lake thawing.
Where:Please check-in 30mins prior to your departure at the activities desk located inside The Hermitage Hotel, Terrace Road, Aoraki Mount Cook Village.
2.5 Hours total per trip
until 31st August 2015
from 1st September 2015
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Book your tickets :
CLICK HERE to buy your tickets online.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to limited spaces we recommend prebooking this activity prior to arrival.
PHONE: +64 3 435 1809
FREEPHONE (inside NZ) 0800 68 68 00