The Southern night sky of Aoraki Mackenzie has been rightly designated an International Dark Sky Reserve.
Our stargazing tour caters for small groups and individual interests with a personal friendly atmosphere. Travel with us into the Aroki-Mackenzie International Dark Sky Rerve for world class stargarzing. We have exclusive night time access to the major film location for The Lord Of The Rings movies.
Adult: $85 Child: $50 (8-12yrs)
Group (4 plus): $75 per person
Minimum 3 people to confirm a tour.
Minimum rate: $200 for 1-2 people.
Private group tours and larger group tours by prior arrangement.
Pick up point: Mackenzie Country Hotel reception. For group bookings we can transport to and from accommodation.
Wear your warmest clothing and walking shoes. Bring hat and gloves if you have them.
For chilly nights we provide extra insulated jackets, long pants, hats and gloves.
Start time varies seasonally with hours of darkness. Please confirm your tour start time when booking.
Earliest Winter start time 6:30pm, latest Summer start time 11:30pm.