12-day photography tour capturing landscapes of the Te Wahipounamu, UNESCO World Heritage area and 6 national parks. Lead by Richard Young along with Shaun Barnett and Rob Brown, the tour offers a chance to explore some of New Zealand's finest Alpine, coastal and forest landscape from Mt Cook along the West Coast.
Starting in Queenstown the tour will first head to Mt Cook National Park to photograph some of the amazing alpine scenery around New Zealand’s highest peak. We will cross back through Central Otago to the South Island’s West Coast. With excellent opportunities to capture the wild beaches of the area, its forests and waterfalls, as well as views of the snow-covered Southern Alps. The South Island’s West Coast boasts more forests, mountains and protected lands than any other region of New Zealand. Here, wild and remote coastlines are flanked by primeval rainforests, with the high peaks and glaciers of the Southern Alps rising beyond.