Mount Cook Village
The Aoraki Mount Cook National Park is the ultimate explorer's playground and the official starting point to the Alps 2 Ocean Trail
A stunning piece of New Zealand, Mt Cook Village is surrounded by snow capped peaks in every direction. Alpine walks, scenic flights, Tasman Glacier tours, boat trips and star gazing are a great way to make the most of the epic surroundings.
"A must-do, the Hooker Valley track is a spectacular walk that follows the mountain stream up towards the Hooker Glacier Lake - approx 3hrs return"
Walking and Tramping
There are plenty of alpine walks near Mt Cook village offering stunning views of Mt Cook and native bush.
- Governors Bush Walk - 1hr Return
- Bowen Bush Walk - 10min Return
- Glencoe Walk - 30min Return
- Red Tarns Track - 2hr Return
Glacial Sea Kayaking
Get up close and paddle below the sky scraping Southern Alps. A whole new way to experience the icebergs, glaciers and summits. With several tour options available, don't miss out!
Scenic Heliflight to the Tasman Glacier
Choose from a number of local tour operators for the ultimate way to view the Southern Alps and the Tasman Glacier
Food and Drink
Old Mountaineers Cafe - Mt Cook Village
The Hermitage Coffee Shop - Mt Cook Village