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TSS Earnslaw & Walter Peak High Country Farm

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Experience a taster of New Zealand's farming life at Walter Peak with a return cruise on the TSS Earnslaw vintage steamship. Cruise on board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw and view stunning south island alpine scenery.

During your cruise across Lake Wakatipu explore the decks, watch the stokers fuelling the fire boxes, or simply enjoy food from the Promenade Cafe or a drink from the bar.

If you choose to disembark the TSS Earnslaw at Walter Peak High Country Farm, located on the western shores of beautiful Lake Wakatipu, you can relax and experience New Zealand high country farming life. Choose between
- Walter Peak Farm Tour with afternoon tea
- Gourmet barbecue lunch or dinner) at the Colonel's Homestead Restaurant.
- Alternatively, saddle up for a horse trek across the stunning countryside (Oct - Apr),
- Choose a independent cycling through the beautiful tussock back country roads.

All Walter Peak excursions include a return cruise on Queenstown's iconic vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw*.

See our website for further details of each excursion.

*The TSS Earnslaw will undergo annual maintenance from early June 2019 - early July 2019 and travel across Lake Wakatipu is by a smaller boat in our fleet...

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Colonel's Homestead Restaurant, Walter Peak Visit website

Cruise across Lake Wakatipu on board the TSS Earnslaw Vintage Steamship to Walter Peak and the Colonel's Homestead Restaurant. Set in beautiful gardens, the Homestead . . . More . . . 

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