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Southern Glacier - Christchurch / Glaciers / Queenstown / Christchurch (06 Nights / 07 Days)
 
Holiday Highlight
Glacier Tranz Alpine Train Milford Sound Excursion
Bob’s Peak Gondola Visit to Famous Mt Cook    
 
 
Day 01 :

Christchurch
Arrive and transfer to the hotel. Day free for personal activity. Optional Visit to Antartic Centre and Willow bank Wildlife. 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.

 
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 / Mt Cook / Christchurch
Today travel north, to Mount Cook National Park. Consider a scenic flight over some of New Zealand’s finest alpine scenery.  Continue across the Canterbury Plains, and through the Mackenzie country via Lake Tekapo where you can view the solitary Church of the Good Shepherd. Reaching Christchurch and have the option to visit Casino, city at night. 2 nights accommodation.

 
Day 07 :

Christchurch
Last Minute shopping before departing for the Airport.

 
Self Drive Option Available for the Tour – Check with us
Holiday Includes

06 Nts Accommodation

06 Breakfast

Tranz Alpine Train

Full Day Excursion to Milford Sound

Gondola, Luge Ride in Queenstown

Airport Transfers
All Transfers and Sightseeing SIC
Visit to Mt Cook
Cost Motels Deluxe Premium
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Wakefiled
Wakefiled
Autumn Scenery Lake Dunstan
Autumn Scenery Lake Dunstan
Christchurch
Christchurch
 
Tasman ski
Tasman ski
 
Southern Lakes
Southern Lakes
 
 
Overlander On Board seating
Overlander On Board seating
 
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