10 Day New Zealand Southern Highlights
Discover the spectacular South Island of New Zealand, taking the loop from Christchurch down the central spine of the Southern Alps, and then to the east and west coasts.
During the course of this self-drive tour you will also have ample time to experience unique optional sightseeing activities, including Taieri Gorge Railway or Cadbury World in Dunedin, Nomad Safaris 4WD safari in Queenstown, a helicopter flight in the glacier region, as well as many more options for those wishing to explore further.
The following are included in your package tour:
Conditions: Prices are per person, twin-share and subject to availability. Prices were correct at the time of submission, but are subject to change without notice. Offer only available to new bookings made between 1 – 30 Nov 17 on the 10 Day Southern Highlights itinerary. For travel 21 Feb – 2 Mar 18 only.
Full payment for the airfare portion of this package is required six days after booking. The ‘buy one get one free’ flight offer is ONLY valid for two people travelling together on the entire journey and are booked on Air New Zealand. The free economy class fare on X-class seats does not include taxes of up to $200pp. Taxes are payable at time of booking. The ‘buy one get one free’ flight offer is ONLY valid ex Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane when booking the 10 Day Southern Highlights itinerary. Offer is valid for sale until 30 Nov 17. For travel 21 Feb – 2 Mar 18 only. Flight bookings are subject to X-class seat availability. Other terms and conditions apply, please contact ANZCRO for more details.
Car hire is with Hitch Rentals. Blackout periods and surcharges may apply. Car hire excess fee of AU$550 applies. This will be imprinted on a credit card upon collecting the vehicle. Excess reduction options are available at an additional cost per day. Car parking fees may apply in some locations.
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Day 1: Arrive Christchurch
Day 2: Christchurch, Tekapo, Omarama, 312km (3 hrs 40 mins)
Day 3: Omarama to Dunedin, 233km (2 hrs 55 mins)
Day 4: Dunedin to Te Anau, 290km (4 hrs 10 mins)
Day 5: Free day to visit Milford or Doubtful Sound
Day 6: Te Anauto Queenstown, 175km (2 hrs)
Day 7: At Queenstown
Day 8: Wanaka to Franz Josef, 283km (4 hrs 5 mins)
Day 9: Franz Josef to Christchurch, 486km (6 hrs 55 mins)
Day 10: Depart Christchurch