Welcome aboard

Operating from the majestic Lake Pukaki, in the heart of the Mackenzie District, South Island, New Zealand.

We are New Zealand’s only commercial hovercraft operation and the only tourism venture on Lake Pukaki. Our craft offers an exciting start to your Alps2Ocean cycle trip or a leisurely way to experience the majestic scenery around Aoraki/Mt Cook.

Scenic Journey

This is the only way to experience Lake Pukaki’s famed scenic beauty. Our hovercraft can travel to areas that until now have been largely inaccessible. The scenery is guaranteed to take your breath away.

The Hovercraft

Our hovercraft offers a first-class ticket around Lake Pukaki. Brand new, this hovercraft is the only one of its kind in New Zealand. The hovercraft has the unique ability to travel between water and land, ensuring it does not disturb the natural river bed and shore line.

Alps 2 Ocean

This is a cruise from the bottom of Lake Pukaki to the top, where your cycle journey begins. Our hovercraft will provide transport for you to the top of the lake. The hovercraft can seat up to 6 people, plus a pilot.

You can relax in comfort and drink in the beautiful scenery around you. Arriving at the Top will leave you refreshed and ready to Begin your cycle trip.

Book a Ticket now!

Bookings are essential if you need a specific time slot for a specific day. We look forward to welcoming you aboard!

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