Ultimate South Island – 15 Days
Day 1: Christchurch
On arrival in Christchurch, 'The Garden City', seat in coach passengers will be met by local representative and privately transferred to their hotel. Overnight.
Day 2: Christchurch – Dunedin
Breakfast. Travel south across the Canterbury Plains to reach Scottish influenced Dunedin, renowned for the local wildlife and Otago University. Overnight.
Day 3: Dunedin - Te Anau
Breakfast. This morning is free for optional activities before departing to cross the Southland Plains through the towns of Balclutha and Gore to Te Anau. This evening enjoy a guided glowworm caves tour. Overnight.
Day 4: Te Anau – Milford Sound – Queenstown
Breakfast. Enter the Eglinton Valley and travel through the breathtaking man made Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sound. Enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord, dominated by Mitre Peak and the cascading Bowen Falls. Return to Queenstown. Overnight.
Day 5: Queenstown
Breakfast. The day is free to explore optional attractions like bungy jumping, jetboating, white water rafting, gondola rides and more. Optional activities not included in the tour price. Overnight.
Day 6: Queenstown – Wanaka
Breakfast. Depart this morning to enjoy a free afternoon in the smaller lakeside town of Wanaka. You might like to visit Puzzling World or The Big Picture for a wine tasting experience like no other! Optional activities not included in the tour price. Overnight.
Day 7: Wanaka – Glacier Region
Breakfast. Travel through Hawea to the Haast Pass, continuing up the West Coast past spectacular mountain ranges and native forests to arrive in the Glacier Region. Overnight.
Day 8: Glacier Region
Breakfast. A full day at leisure to explore this region. Optional activities include a scenic flight or guided walk on one of the glaciers. Optional activities not included in the tour price. Overnight.
Day 9: Glacier Region – Greymouth - Punakaiki
Breakfast. Follow the rugged West Coast north through Greymouth to reach Punakaiki, home to the famous Pancake Rocks. Overnight.
Day 10: Punakaiki – Nelson
Breakfast. Time free to explore before travelling through the rugged Buller Gorge and popular Nelson lakes district to arrive in Nelson. Overnight.
Day 11: Nelson
Breakfast. Day at leisure to relax or to visit the Abel Tasman National Park or take a local guided walking tour. Nelson is also famous for its art and artists, and you can explore their studios at your leisure. Optional activities not included. Overnight.
Day 12: Nelson - Blenheim
Breakfast. Travel from Nelson to Blenheim this morning. This afternoon enjoy a half day winery tour with tastings included. Overnight.
Day 13: Blenheim – Kaikoura
Breakfast. Continue south to Kaikoura this morning. The afternoon is at leisure - optional activities include scenic flights, walking tours and swimming with the dolphins. Optional activities not included. Overnight.
Day 14: Kaikoura – Christchurch
Breakfast. This morning enjoy a whale watch cruise before continuing to Christchurch this afternoon. Overnight.
Day 15: Christchurch
Breakfast. Departure transfer for your flight back home.
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