—  Luxury Queenstown Adventures with a Private Guide  —


Alpine Adventures operates luxury tours with a private guide for people like you who dream big and expect the best. Whether you’re searching for a unique day tour in Queenstown or the right private guide to accompany you throughout the South Island, you’ve found it.


you're in good hands

Hi, I’m Lee Saunders, the owner/head guide. For a truly seamless experience, I personalise each tour to suit and guide you personally whenever I can.

our story

why us

We combine warm Kiwi hospitality and personal attention with local connections and exclusive access to thoughtfully craft your trip of a lifetime. Discover how hiring a private guide in New Zealand is the ultimate way to experience our beautiful country, without crowds or compromises.

how we're different

Choose from our most popular tours

  • middle earth waterfalls
    Heli Picnic at Middle Earth Waterfalls
  • Routeburn Track Hike
  • milford sound fiordland
    Milford Sound Private Tour
  • Queenstown personal tour
    Queenstown Personal Tour
  • Milford Sound waterfalls heli tour
    Milford Sound, Glacier and Waterfalls Heli Tour
  • Central Otago Wine Tour
  • Queens Drive Remarkables
    Queenstown Wilderness Personal Tour
  • Queenstown Exclusive & Private Ski Experience
  • Queenstown Wine & Cardrona Distillery Tour

We definitely recommend.

"Mark was able to provide much more than we expected. He was a low-key guy but extremely knowledgeable and pleasant. He can give you extensive information on Queenstown and you will feel like a local."

- Kyle S. from Virginia, USA
Jan 2015

Make your Queenstown stay unforgettable!

Traveling with a good local guide by your side is a game changer. It's my mission to make your holiday fun, effortless and completely 'you'. If you're not sure which Queenstown tour is right for you, I can help. 

Lee Saunders

Owner and Guide, Alpine Adventures