New Zealand - Natural South Island
Luxury Holidays to New Zealand 2017 / 2018
This South Island loop takes you along the coast between the South’s two largest cities, Christchurch and Dunedin. In Dunedin you have time to explore the unique wildlife of the Otago Peninsula, before continuing south to Te Anau for a glowworm cave adventure. This 9 day tour wouldn’t be complete without 2 nights in the ‘Adventure Capital’ of Queenstown before you follow the Southern Alps north to Mt Cook National Park and back to Christchurch.
Depart UK for indirect flight to Christchurch
Arrive into the 'Garden City' of Christchurch
Travel south through the Canterbury Plains where you'll join the coastline which takes you to Dunedin.
Explore the historic city of Dunedin or venture out to the Otago Peninsula and discover the local wildlife
Travel through the rich farmland of South Otago and Southland to reach Te Anau, gateway to Fiordlan
Travel through rolling Southland countryside then follow Lake Wakatipu to Queenstown
Make the most of your day in Queenstown and try one of the many adventure activities
The Kawerau Gorge leads you to Central Otago, before you cross the Lindis Pass towards the MacKenzie Country
Today you'll enjoy a scenic drive past Lake Tekapo and through rural Canterbury
Return to Christchurch before your pricate transfer to airport for your onward flight