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Cardrona Summer Gondola Sightseeing Pass

Cardrona Alpine Resort

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McDougall’s Express Chondola is the perfect way to see the mountain by foot. We have 10 gondola cabins on the new 'combined' lift of gondola cabins & chairs, to get you headed to the top of the mountain in comfort & style!

McDougall’s Express Chondola starts right beside our Base area and in under 4mins you’ll be at the top of the mountain.

Take the lift & explore our walking trails for a true alpine adventure with 360 views at every turn!

- NZ's most accessible summit

- 2 minute hike to the summit lookout

- Stunning views over the Queenstown/Wakatipu Basin

- Access 3 walking trails ranging from an easy downhill stroll to an alpine adventure across the ridge tops lasting a couple of hours

- Snap a selfie on our summit chairlift

- Watch the down hill action below as your cabin glides overhead


Single sightseeing uplift on McDougall's Chondola

What You'll Get


A short drive from both Queenstown & Wanaka, come and explore our alpine playground as you take in the incredible views across the Southern Alps, the Cardrona Valley & the Wakatipu Basin.

A sightseeing ticket includes a return trip on McDougall's Chondola. Make sure you hop out at the top & take some time to explore our alpine hiking trails or even treat yourself to a glass of Mumm Champagne!

Duration: 2 hours

Location: Cardrona Alpine Resort, Wanaka, Cardrona 9382 New Zealand

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Kids under 6 & Seniors over 75yrs sightsee for free! Pick up an RFID card from our on-mountain Ticket Office
  • Sightseeing runs dependent on weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Sightseeing passes are open dated & valid on any day of the 2019/20 summer season
  • Make sure your camera batteries are charged!
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 999 travelers
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entry/Admission - Cardrona Alpine Resort

  • Transportation to/from resort

Departure Point
Cardrona Alpine Resort, Cardrona Valley Rd, Cardrona 9305, New Zealand

Departure Time
2/3/2020 - 3/22/2020
Monday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tuesday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wednesday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thursday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Friday:10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Saturday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Sunday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

30 to 120 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Cardrona Alpine Resort in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.