4 Day Winter Package Queen Charlotte Track

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15% OFF Classic Winter Package for 2020

Includes all accommodation (en suite, private rooms) daily luggage transfers, all water taxi transfers, daily packed lunches, private land track passes and a full information kit. We will even pick you up from you accommodation in Picton and take you back there when you finish your walk.
Your lunch is included every day and the lodges have restaurants for evening meals and breakfasts which you can purchase at your own cost.

DAY 1 - Picton - Ships Cove to Furneaux Lodge
Approx walking time- 16Km's - 5.5 hours
Pick up from local accommodation 8.30am.
Boat cruise from Picton- A full commentary is given as you make your way along the Queen Charlotte Sound. Begin the walk at Ships Cove. Fabulous 360 degree vistas as you walk among the tree ferns and Nikau palms to your accommodation for this evening at Furneaux Lodge, an historic lodge that has been greeting guests for many years.

DAY 2 - Furneaux Lodge to Punga Cove Resort
Approx walking time- 11Km's - 4.5 hours
After a relaxed breakfast you make your way around the bay to Punga Cove Resort.
Discover the fascinating antimony mining history of this area.
The highlight of this afternoons walk is the abundance of native bird life along this section of the track.

DAY 3 - Punga Cove to Portage Hotel
Approx walking time- 23Km's - 7.5 hours
Today's section of the track involves expansive ridge top walking with stunning views for the majority of the day. Considered the most challenging day of the trip yet extremely well rewarding.
For those that feel like a rest, the option of taking a water taxi to lodge to lodge is available (extra cost).

DAY 4 - Portage Resort to Anakiwa - Picton
Approx walking time - 20km's - 7 hours
A mixture of established native beech trees and regenerating forest makes up today's walk. In the afternoon it is an easy stroll down to Anakiwa where you water taxi will take you back to Picton returning about 4pm.


Upmarket accommodation

daily luggage transfers

unguided walking package

11 Hampden Street, Picton

Phone: 0212688879

Email: info@natural-encounters.com

Web: http://www.natural-encounters.com

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