Scenic Gondola Ride over Queenstown



  • Experience panoramic views from a gondola over Queenstown
  • Views stretching from Coronet Peak to Lake Wakatipu
  • Take advantage of the viewing decks at the summit

Experience spectacular views high above Queenstown by gondola. The best views in the region are found here, spread out in an awe-inspiring 220 degree panorama from Coronet Peak and The Remarkables, over Queenstown and across Lake Wakatipu to Cecil and Walter Peaks!

  • 1 person
  • Duration - Less than 1 Hour
  • Location - View Map
Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Scenic return gondola ride over Queenstown
  • Access to vieweing decks found at the top complex

After presenting your voucher to the operator at the gondola base, you'll receive your ticket to board the gondola for a scenic ride high above Queenstown.

Once on the gondola, you're in for the ride of your life as you experience stunning views over Queenstown and beyond. From Coronet Peak and The Remarkables and across Lake Wakatipu to Cecil and Walter Peaks!

Upon arrival at the top terminal, you will exit the gondola and make your way into the complex at the top. You are free to look around at your leisure, including access to numerous viewing decks overlooking Queenstown and the surrounding lakes and mountains.

After you have viewed the stunning scenery at the top of the complex, you are welcome to re-board the gondola at the top terminal and enjoy the descent back down to the gondola base.

On the Day

Session Length

  • The gondola is open all year round, from 9am to late
  • The ride takes between 4 – 10 minutes (one-way) to rise 450 metres to the complex high above Queenstown

Numbers on the Day

The price quoted is for one person. We can cater for up to 1100 people per hour in 4 person cabins on the gondola and up to 330 people in the restaurant at one time.


This experience is not affected by the weather, although poor weather may obscure the views. Refunds will not be provided in the event of poor weather.

Dress Code

Smart casual

Other Info

This experience includes a return trip on the gondola for one person.

... and Importantly


  • Minimum age is 5 years


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.