New Zealand Ski & Snowboard

Sample Itinerary

Summary Itinerary

Included below is a brief itinerary, upon booking a far more detailed itinerary will be provided including all timings, booking information, driving directions, maps, contact numbers, recommendations and more.

Day 1
Upon arrival in Queenstown you will be transferred to your accommodation near Wanaka. Spend the afternoon at your leisure. Options from your accommodation include fly fishing, guided horse trekking, regional sightseeing and wine tasting tours. 
Accommodation: Piwakawaka Point Estate

Day 2
Spend the day skiing or snowboarding at Treble Cone. This ski area is famous for its legendary off-piste and backcountry terrain, as well as unrivalled views over Lake Wānaka and the Southern Alps.
Accommodation: Piwakawaka Point Estate

Day 3
Heliski or heliboard pristine snow with highly experienced guides and pilots in the Southern Alps 
Accommodation: Piwakawaka Point Estate

Day 4
Enjoy today at your leisure.
Accommodation: Piwakawaka Point Estate

Day 5
Head to Cardrona for another day of skiing/snowboarding
Accommodation: Piwakawaka Point Estate

Day 6
Today you will be transferred to your accommodation in Queenstown. This afternoon, soak up breath taking views on the Dart River Wilderness Jet Experience
Accommodation: Matakauri Lodge

Day 7
Snowmobile Adventure – An epic winter experience only accessible by helicopter.
Accommodation:Matakauri Lodge

Day 8
Skiing/Snowboarding on Coronet Peak. Tonight relax at Onsen Hot Pools in your own private tub.
Accommodation: Matakauri Lodge

Day 9 – Departure
Enjoy the morning in Queenstown before being transferred to Queenstown airport for your flight home

Luxury Adventures 8 Night New Zealand Ski & Snowboard Vacation is one of a kind. Spend 8 nights in the South Island skiing and heli-skiing with fantastic powder skiing and world class accommodation! Heli-ski the back country of the South Islands Southern Alps along with the best ski fields New Zealand has to offer.  This sample itinerary can be further tailored to meet your specific needs – please contact us with your requirements. 


Includes all accommodation as follows:

  • 5 nights exclusive use of Piwakawaka Point Estate
  • 3 nights in the Deluxe Suite at Matakauri Lodge

Accommodation Inclusions:

  • Piawakawaka Point Estate – A Private Chef is included for your entire stay, creating your personal preference for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks served ‘family sytle’ , picnic or barbeque.
  • Matakauri Lodge – Pre dinner drinks-dinner-breakfast-lunch-excluding wine and liquor-complimentary non alcoholic minibar


Includes all activities as follows:

  • Full day skiing / snowboarding on Treble Cone
  • Heliski/heliboard with Southern Lakes Heliski
  • Full day skiing / snowboarding on Cardrona
  • Dart River Wilderness Experience
  • Snowmobile Adventure
  • Full day skiing / snowboarding on Coronet Peak
  • Onsen Hot Pools


All transfers as follows:

All airport and activity transfers