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SOUTH ISLAND TOP TO TOE

INCLUDES TRANZ ALPINE

15 Day Fully Hosted Small Group Tour.

Discover this journey to New Zealand’s third and southernmost island – Stewart Island.  Each day will bring something new – drive over the rugged Kaikoura Ranges, see the White Stone City in Oamaru and the gigantic Moeraki Boulders, enjoy wildlife encounters, a guided tour through the Whitestone Cheese Factory and much more.

 

Following your voyage from Bluff, you’ll explore Stewart Island’s eastern shoreline, including the renowned wildlife sanctuary of Ulva Island.  Enjoy relaxing amidst the sensations, scenes and moods as we travel back to the mainland to continue our journey with an excursion through lush rainforest in the Fiordland National Park to Milford Sound.  Pass through Kingston at the southern tip of Lake Wakatipu to the lakeside resort town of Queenstown. 

 

We enjoy the panoramic views of Coronet Peak and The Remarkables, traveling through the rugged Southern Alps, up the West Coast to Franz Josef Glacier.  We take a scenic rail journey on the Tranz Alpine Train through the heart of the Southern Alps to Christchurch, before we head home to the Kapiti Coast stopping in the sunny Nelson region along the way.

Departs 28 February 2021

from $6,995 per person twin share (single supplement available)

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Heritage of Oamaru

  • Steampunk HQ

  • Tour of Whitestone Cheese Factory

  • Blue Penguin Colony

  • Moeraki Boulders

  • The Catlins Forrest Valleys

  • E Hayes Motorworks Collection including the legendary Burt Munroe

  • Queens Park – a New Zealand Garden of National Significance

  • Bill Richardson Transport World (Optional)

  • Cruise on a Catamaran Ferry to Stewart Island

  • Village and Bays Tour of Stewart Island

  • Cruise to Ulva Island enjoying an Explorer Tour

  • Milford Sound Excursion

  • Fiordland National Park – a Unesco Southwest New Zealand World Heritage Site

  • Scenic Cruise around Milford Sound

  • Scenic ride up the Braided Channels of the Dart River and see “Lord of the Rings” Movie Trilogy locations

  • Tour New Zealand’s largest Wine Cave

  • Travel through the Southern Alps

  • Scenic flight to the Franz Josef Glacier (Optional at an additional cost)

  • World of Wearable Arts and Classic Car Museum

  • Nelson Saturday Market

  • Able Tasman National Park excursion (Optional)

  • Greenstone Studios in Hokitika

  • Tranz Alpine Train Journey

  • Fully hosted by a YOURTravel host

  • Premium & boutique accommodation 

  • Meals as per itinerary 

  • Sightseeing and entrance fees as indicated on our itinerary

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