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You love road trips..!! South Island in New Zealand is a varied and stunning landscape, an ideal choice for a road trip, covering lakes, mountains, lush lands, stunning buildings and more. This well-planned itinerary offers the best of experiences of this region of New Zealand. During the span of 6 nights and 7 days, you visit places like Christchurch, Dunedin, Te Anau, Milford Sound and Queenstown. Adventure activities and sightseeing is the highlight of this package.

Additional Information

Package Location International

    What to Taste

  • Seafood
  • Roast Lamb
  • Maori hangi
  • Fish and Chips
  • Sweets and candies
  • New Zealand Desserts

    What to Shop

  • Rugs
  • Wool
  • Sculpture
  • Art
  • Wine

    Best Month to travel

  • December - February

Inclusion

Meal Plan :
CP - Breakfast

Room Category :
Delux

Services :

Accommodation   Pick-up   Drop   Sightseeing

Exclusion

What ever not mentioned in an above package

Day1

Arrival in Christchurch

Arrive in Christchurch, popular as the 'Garden City' of New Zealand. It is also the 'Gateway to South Island'. Meet our representative who would help you in assisted transfer to the hotel in a chauffeur-driven car. Complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. After this, you are now free to spend the day as per your own liking. This lovely place is a delight to visit and is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on one side and the hills on the other. You can do so much just in few hours. Indulge in adventure activities like mountain biking, bungy jumping, skiing, hiking, golfing, surfing, dolphin and seal viewing, and swimming. Do not forget to shop at the famous parks and, visit the stunning gardens and the wineries.This is the largest city of South Island.Stay overnight in Christchurch.

Attractions :
Adventure activities

Hotels :
Le Petit Hotel

Day2

Christchurch - Dunedin

After breakfast you begin moving southwards across the Canterbury Plains passing Timaru and Oamaru towns in order to arrive at Dunedin. The lovely and lush green Canterbury Plains offer a remarkable site of a variety of crops. This road journey is going to be a treat for you. Timaru and Oamaru are popular heritage towns. The destination of the day, Dunedin is a city with Scottish influence, it is quite popular for its natural history and Otago University. On arrival, check-into the hotel. The city houses a number of striking structures of Victorioan architecture. During leisure hours, you can visit the historic public buildings, extravagant houses, decorative hotels and impressive churches.Stay overnight.

Attractions :
Timaru and Oamaru towns
Historic public buildings
Extravagant houses
Decorative hotels and Churches

Hotels :
Ocean Beach Hotel/Similar

Day3

Dunedin- Te Anau

Post breakfast, the morning is free for optional activities. You can visit the popular attractions of Dunedin such as Dunedin Railway Station. Votanic Garden, Otago Peninsula, Toitu Otago Settlers museum, Tunnel beach, Chinese Garden and more. Later on, you depart from Dunedin crossing the Southland Plains. Treat your eyes to the lovely views of the surroundings while you are driving past the towns of Gore and Balclutha.You arrive at Te Anau town that is places on the shores of Te Anau Lake. After completing the check-in, your day is at leisure. It is an ideal stopover for those who are visiting Milford Sound. Food and shopping experiences are great here. You have opt for Glowworm tour tonight, which is going to an amazing experience. Take a boat from the Lake and travel across it to arrive at 12000-yr-old limestone caves, etched into twirling shapes because of the force of the river that flows through these caves. Tourists travel through these caves, by boot and on foot. The case has a space where you can spot thousands of shining glow worms, seen only in New Zealand. This is a superb experience for all age-groups. This tour doesn't take more than two and a half hours.Overnight stay.

Attractions :
Votanic Garden
Otago Peninsula
Toitu Otago Settlers museum
Tunnel beach
Chinese Garden and more

Hotels :
Parklands Motel/Similar

Day4

Te Anau - Milford Sound - Queenstown

After breakfast, get all set to move forward. You cross the Eglinton Valley with a flat floors and steep sides. While you enjoy the scenery, drive past the spectacular man- made Homer Tunnel, an engineering marvel. Finally you arrive at Milford Sound, known for its scenic beauty and colorful hues. Milford Sound, a World Heritage Site,its been described by Rudyard Kipling as the 'eighth wonder of the world'. A must thing-to-do here is a cruise on the very popular fiord, flanked by Mitre Peak and the gushing Bowen Falls. Treat your eyes to the lovely views of cliffs rising from the sea water and the seals, enjoying sunbathing. Do not forget to take pictures. If you are lucky, you might spot dolphins and penguins. Later, continue with your journey. Arrival at Queenstown Chek in and Overnight in Queenstown.

Attractions :
Eglinton Valley
Cruise

Hotels :
Shotover Lodge/Similar

Day5

Queenstown

After breakfast, explore this beautiful place called Queenstown, an alpine resort with breathtaking and exciting scenery. The options are endless. You can partake lot of adventure activities like horse trekking, bungy jumping, river surfing, jet boating. Gondola rides, boat riding, fishing, hiking, and rafting. The food, wine, golfing experience and spa therapies are extremely luxuries. It is also the Adventure Capital of the World. Placed on the shores of Wakatipu Lake, this place is bounded by mystical mountains and is a must-visit during your tour to South Island of New Zealand. You can partake in adventure activities and can also enjoy sightseeing here. Coronet Park, Lake Wakatipu, Lake Wanaka, Shotover River, Hollyford Track etc. are lot of the attractions in Queenstown that can be explored. Stay overnight in Queenstown.

Attractions :
Lake Wakatipu
Lake Wanaka
Shotover River
Hollyford Track and more

Hotels :
Shotover Lodge/Similar

Day6

Queenstown - Mt Cook - Christchurch

Today, after breakfast, you begin driving through the Central Otago region towards Lake Pukaki- one of the largest alpine lakes in South Island and Mount Cook, also known as Aoraki, the cloud piercer. It is the highest mountain in New Zealand. Your visit here is going to be a memorable one. Later on, next you visit the Church of the Good Shepherd on the banks of Lake Tekapo, this place is not only a place of worship but is popular as a wedding venue due its breathtaking location. Now, you cross the Canterbury Plains to return back to Christchurch. Next day Departure On the last day of the tour, after breakfast, depart for your home destination.

Attractions :
Lake Pukaki
Mount Cook
Lake Tekapo

Hotels :
Le Petit Hotel/Similar

For all the services contracted, certain advance payment should be made to hold the booking, on confirmed basis & the balance amount can be paid either before your departure from your country or upon arrival in INDIA but definitely before the commencement of the services. Management personnel's hold the right to decide upon the amount to be paid as advance payment, based on the nature of the service & the time left for the commencement of the service.

Apart from above in some cases like Special Train Journeys, hotels or resorts bookings during the peak season (X-Mass, New Year), full payment is required to be sent in advance.

In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows :

  • 45 days prior to arrival: 10% of the Tour / service cost;
  • 15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Tour / service cost;
  • 07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Tour / service cost;
  • 48 hours prior to arrival OR No Show: No Refund

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