King Tut

2603 Camino Ramon Suite 419 San Ramon, CA 94583
Tel: 1-800-398-1888
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7 Day South Island Tour (SI3)

CHRISTCHURCH → PICTON → MOTUEKA → FRANZ JOSEF/FOX GLACIER → QUEENSTOWN → CHRISTCHURCH

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive at Christchurch International Airport where you will be met by your South Island driver then enjoy city sights of “The Garden City”

Highlights Include:

  • Mona Vale Rose Gardens
  • Cathedral Square
  • Arts Centre
  • Cashmere Hills Lookout
  • Bridge of Remembrance (subject to available time).
  • Overnight in Christchurch.

Day 2

Depart Christchurch for Kaikoura travelling through Canterbury vineyards and along the rugged east coast. Continue up the coast line to the Marlbourgh Sounds township of Picton

Highlights Include:

  • Stopover in Kaikoura
  • Picton city sights

Optional Extras:

  • Whale watch
  • Overnight in Picton

Day 3

Depart Picton for Motueka via the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sounds

Highlights Include:

  • Stopover in “The Sunshine City” Nelson including city sights
  • Visit the golden sands of Kaiteriteri Beach set in the Able Tasman National Park
  • Overnight in Motueka.

Day 4

Depart Motueka for Franz Josef / Fox Glacier via the wild and beautiful coastline of the West Coast

Highlights Include:

  • Visit to a Jade Factory in Hokitika
  • Travel through the wetlands of theWestland National Park.
  • Walk to either Franz Josef or Fox Glacier.

Optional Extras Include:

  • Scenic helicopter flight including a landing on the Glacier
  • Overnight Fox / Franz Josef.

Day 5

Depart Fox/Franz Josef for Queenstown passing through the native forests of the Westland National Park.

Highlights Include:

  • Lake Wanaka
  • Cromwell Orchard shop and sampling the delightful fruits of Central Otago
  • Visiting the world famous Hackett Bungy Jump
  • Queenstown city sights.
  • Overnight in Queenstown

Day 6

Spend the day in Queenstown

Optional Day Activities Include:

  • Day trip to Milford Sound
  • Jet boating
  • Gondola Ride
  • Para Gliding
  • Overnight in Queenstown.

Day 7

Depart Queenstown for Christchurch traveling through the spectacular MacKenzie Basin and the beautiful farmlands of the Canterbury Plains.

Highlights Include:

  • Visit Lake Tekapo and the most photographed church in New Zealand, “The Church of the Good Shepherd”
  • Pass through Mount Cook National Park with photo stop at Lake Pukaki
  • Depart from Christchurch International Airport.

Tour Conditions

  • All tours include your own driver/guide with modern air con vehicle
  • 3 or 4 star accommodation with breakfast included
  • the Milford Sound Boat Cruise & buffet lunch is included
  • all airport taxes included.

Prices

Double Room   $1,950 / person