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Southern Experience - Christchurch / Glaciers / Queenstown / Dunedin / Christchurch (07 Nights / 08 Days)
 
Holiday Highlight
TranzAlpine Train Glacier Milford Sound Excursion Bob’s Peak Gondola Taieri Train
 
Day 01 : Christchurch
Arrive and transfer to the hotel. Day free for personal activity. Overnight in Hotel.
 
Day 02 :

Christchurch / Glaciers
Cross the Canterbury Plains on the TranzAlpine train. Following the banks of the Waimakariri River reach the Southern Alps and Arthur’s Pass. Exiting the Otira Tunnel its on to Greymouth. Farewelling the train board your coach. Drive through stands of native forest and over swift flowing rivers to arrive at the Glaciers. 1 Nights will be at either Fox or Franz Josef Glacier.

 
Day 03 :

Glaciers / Queenstown
Pass by pristine lakes and forests. Cross the Haast River before climbing alongside lofty peaks and cascading waterfalls to Haast Pass. Descending to Otago hug the shores of Lakes Wanaka, Hawea and Dunstan to reach Cromwell. The Kawarau Gorge with its thundering river preludes Lake Hayes and the beautiful resort of Queenstown. 3 Nights  in Queenstown.

Christchurch Tramway
Christchurch Tramway
 
Coastal Pacific
Coastal Pacific
Day 04 :

Queenstown
A free day to explore this premier resort with its extensive range of attractions. Suggested activities include a Skippers Canyon excursion, a Lake cruise on the Earnslaw and a ride on the Shotover Jet. The daring may consider white water rafting, parapenting off Bob’s Peak, or a thrilling bungy jump. Included is the Bob’s Peak  gondola ride for magnificent alpine and Lake Wakatipu views.

 
Day 05 :

Milford Day Excursion
Travel along the shores of Lake Wakatipu to Te Anau, gateway to the Fiordland National Park. View the Mirror lakes as you continue through the Eglinton Valley.  From the Homer Tunnel emerge into the Cleddau Valley.  Join your  Milford Sound Red Boat cruise, for an unforgettable experience, and explore the wonder of this majestic fiord. Journey to the mouth of the Sound and see the seals and dolphins which inhabit this part of the world. Return to Queenstown.

 
Day 06 :

Queenstown / Dunedin
Depart Queenstown via the Kawarau Gorge with its thundering river to Cromwell. Join the Taieri Connection. Pass the impressive Clyde Dam and cross the wilds of the Maniototo. Board the Tairei train and enjoy a spectacular rail journey over historic viaducts and bridges as you travel through the rugged Mt. Allen region to arrive in Dunedin. Overnight in Dunedin.

 
Day 07 :

Dunedin / Christchurch
The morning is free. This afternoon the highway north climbs over Mt. Cargill and the Kilmog Hill prior to arriving at the seaside village of Waitati. Continue along the coast passing the beautiful Blue Skin Bay and Katiki Beach to arrive in Oamaru. Catch a glimpse of the towns famous stone buildings before cro,ssing the Canterbury.  Arrive approximately 6.30pm Overnight in hotel in Christchurch.

 
Day 08 : Christchurch
Morning check out and rest of the day free and to take return flight to destination.
 
Self Drive Option Available for the Tour – Check with us
 
Parabungy Over Queenstown
Parabungy Over Queenstown
Spring in Hagley Park
Spring in Hagley Park
 
Holiday Includes

07 Nts Accommodation

07 Breakfast

TranzAlpine Train

Full Day Excursion to Milford Sound

Bob’s peak Gondola, Luge Ride in Queenstown

Taieri Train
Airport Transfers All Transfers and Sightseeing SIC
Cost Motels Deluxe Premium
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