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Walter Peak Gourmet BBQ Lunch

From US$77.10
Highlights
  • Vintage steamship cruise across Lake Wakatipu
  • Chef-prepared barbecue lunch with meats, cheeses, salads, and desserts
  • Watch a sheepdog and sheep-shearing demonstration
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Walter Peak Gourmet BBQ Lunch
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10am
10am departure - all year (except survey period) The TSS Earnslaw will be on survey 28 May - 29 June 2018, during this period a launch will substitute).
From US$77.06
12.00noon
12pm departure - all year (except survey period) The TSS Earnslaw will be on survey 28 May - 29 June 2018, during this period a launch will substitute).
From US$77.06
Overview

Cruise Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak High Country Farm for a barbecue lunch served with spectacular views of the Southern Alps. Take a tour that bundles a scenic trip on a vintage steamship, a meal on the homestead's terrace, and demonstrations of traditional farming skills. The menu showcases local cuisine food from the Central Otago region.

What to Expect

Make your way to a wharf on the Queenstown waterfront to board the TSS Earnslaw, a vintage steamship that’s more than a century old. Check out the engine room to see how the twin-screw propellers are powered, or just enjoy the view from the open deck—bring your camera for panoramic shots of the mountains.

Upon arrival at Walter Peak High Country Farm, sit down to a barbecue lunch on the terrace. Sample salads, local cheeses, and meats, with the option to add for-fee wine pairings from Central Otago.

Before or after lunch, watch farm show demonstration that includes working sheepdogs and sheep shearing, then board the TSS Earnslaw for the return trip to Queenstown.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Walter Peak gourmet barbecue luncheon steamship

Wonderful way to spend several hours in Queensland. Bring a big appetite. Lots of very good food.Even vegetarians or find enough food to eat.

Thank Art S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Vacation

Lunch at Walter Peak was fantastic. Everything is cooked over a wood fire and they have lamb, chicken, pork, beef and other smoked foods which were cooked perfectly and when paired with a nice New Zealand Pinot Noir, even better. We took the TSS Earnslaw...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great half Day

The TSS Earnslaw is a really good example of how to preserve historical vessels by keeping them in commission (working). Your able to go below to see them working the Steam engine. Not to busy on our trip so able to enjoy the ride. The...More

Thank henshawgn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Exceptional lunch

Taking the TSS Earnslaw out to Walter Peak was a great experience even if it was super crowded. Firstly there needs to be some commentary on the boat about what would happen when we got to shore - felt as though we weren’t sure on...More

Thank Kele-Jane
Reviewed 1 week ago
Cruisy day out on lake Wakatipu

We took the tour on a beautiful autumn day in March and enjoyed the entire experience. The cruise across lake Wakatipu on TSS Earnslaw was very rewarding, by choosing to sit outside we were able to enjoy the fantastic central Otago scenery without the hustle...More

Thank Stuart M
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