Aoraki/Mount Cook & Tasman Glacier
Mount Cook is an incredibly beautiful, scenic two-hour drive away – home of the highest mountain and longest glacier in New Zealand. Mount Cook has so much to offer with 4WD safaris, boating on the glacier lakes, fishing, scenic flights (with snow landing available!) and a number of walks and hikes suited to all ages and abilities.
Travel time by car
The following are approximate travel times from Allandale Lodge Bed & Breakfast. We recommend hiring or using your own vehicle during your stay, to experience the highlights of the Mackenzie Region.
2.5 hours to Christchurch Airport
3.5 hours to Queenstown Airport
45 minutes to Timaru Airport
45 minutes to Lake Tekapo
2 hours to Mount Cook
1.5 hours to Twizel