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Snow Adventure Food And Wine

Ultra Luxe Winter Adventure

Dive into a winter wonderland with our Ultra Luxe Winter Adventure Itinerary in New Zealand's stunning South Island. From the moment you touch down in Queenstown, you'll enjoy cozy, luxurious accommodations, delicious gourmet meals, and thrilling experiences. Ski pristine slopes, sip on world-class wines, and explore breathtaking landscapes. Every detail is carefully planned to make your trip as memorable and enjoyable as possible, blending elegance with fun in a truly spectacular setting.

Day 1 | Arrive in Queenstown

Touch down in New Zealand’s adventure capital, Queenstown, where you will spend the next three nights in unparalleled comfort. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by a Touch of Spice representative at your luxurious villa, Black Cottage. They will guide you through the property and ensure all your questions are answered.

Day 1 | Snowmoto Experience

Kick off your adventure with a half-day Snowmoto experience, the ultimate in thrilling snow adventures. As New Zealand's only guided snowbike expeditions, this adrenaline-filled day out lets you control your fun, riding powder-filled ranges and basins with a smile from ear to ear. Get ready to twist the throttle of a late-model purpose-built snow motorbike and enjoy an unforgettable winter day.

Day 2 | Private Ski Package at Cardrona

Cardrona offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, perfect for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Explore wide-open beginner trails, pristine groomers, fun freeride terrain, and world-class parks and pipes. Our Private Ski Package includes a six-hour full-day private lesson with expert instructors from Cardrona and Treble Cone ski areas. Enjoy the luxury of lift-line priority, a two-course lunch at Mezz or the Southern BBQ Experience, and a dedicated locker for your belongings. Benefit from priority lines for on-mountain rentals and a private driver for return luxury transfers, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable skiing adventure.

Day 3 | Indulge in Food and Wine

Black Cottage is conveniently located near the internationally recognized winery restaurant, Amisfield, as well as several other renowned Central Otago wineries. Spend the day on a private wine tour, guided by an expert who will tailor the experience to your wine preferences. End your day with a "Trust the Chef" meal at Amisfield, perfectly paired with exquisite wines.

Day 4 | Overnight Mt Cook Encounter

Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the Tasman Glacier on an unforgettable overnight adventure. This unique experience combines a helicopter-accessed journey, the cozy comfort of a Nordic tipi, gourmet dining, snowshoeing, and stargazing. Your adventure begins with a scenic helicopter flight over snow-capped peaks and glacial valleys. After landing on the Tasman Glacier, you’ll be equipped with ice axes and crampons to explore ice caves, crevasses, and sparkling blue ice formations with your guide. As the afternoon approaches, head to an exclusive alpine camp beneath Mt Cook. Enjoy a gourmet dinner prepared by a private chef, complemented by the region’s finest wines and craft beers. Unwind in front of a roaring fire, taking in the breathtaking mountain views. Snuggle into your cozy sleeping bag for a night under the stars, with the distant sound of the glacier as your lullaby.

Day 5 | Arrive at the Lindis

In the pristine Ahuriri Valley, a unique luxury boutique hotel awaits. The Lindis blends seamlessly with its natural surroundings, offering guests absolute seclusion on 6,000 acres of rugged mountain country, wetlands, tussock lands, and beech forest.

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