8D7N South Island Discovery
VALID UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER 2015
DAY 1 : ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH
On arrival into Christchurch seat in coach passengers will be met and transferred to their accommodation. Self-drive clients will collect their vehicle at the airport and make their own way to their hotel.
DAY 2: CHRISTCHURCH–TEKAPO
Travel today to Tekapo, the location of the world’s largest International Dark Sky Reserve. You will arrive with time to explore the region and perhaps take a scenic flight over the Southern Alps in the afternoon and in the evening you have the option of visiting the Mt John Observatory on a guided tour with Earth and Sky (pre booking essential).
DAY 3 : TEKAPO – MOUNT COOK – QUEENSTOWN
On the way to Queenstown visit the Mount Cook Village. We have included a visit to the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Center. In the afternoon travel to the lakeside resort of Queenstown where you will stay for 2 nights.
DAY 4 : QUEENSTOWN AT LEISURE
A full day to explore the many sight and activities in the Queenstown region. Perhaps a jet boat ride with Shotover Jet or dinner across the lake at historic Walter Peak Sheep Station travelling on TSS Earnslaw. We have included a ride on the Gondola to the Skyline Complex which will give you wide reaching views across the Wakatipu Basin and beyond.
DAY 5 : QUEENSTOWN – MILFORD SOUND – TE ANAU
A day trip to Milford Sound is a touring highlight while in New Zealand. Milford Sound is regarded as one of our most scenic locations with dramatic high mountain sides plunging into the depths of the Sound. It is even more spectacular when it is raining, as hundreds ofwaterfalls descend over the craggy rocks. Following the included cruise you will travel back along the Milford Highway stopping at the small lakeside town of TeAnau for the evening.
DAY 6 : TE ANAU – DUNEDIN
A half day journey will take you to Dunedin, an historic city with beautiful old buildings including the Dunedin Railways Station building. You will arrive in time to partake in an optional Speight’s Brewery Tour or an excursion to visit the wildlife on the Otago Peninsula. We suggest you visit ‘Natures Wonders’ were you will experience a genuine New Zealand Sheep farm which includes penguin sightings and seals. To get to Natures Wonders we recommend you pre book a tour with Awesome Wildlife Eco-tours (optional).
DAY 7 : DUNEDIN – CHRISTCHURCH
Return to Christchurch along the eastern coast of the South Island passing through the towns of Omaru and Timaru. Overnight in Christchurch before your departure.
DAY 8 : DEPART CHRISTCHURCH :
Today you will be transferred from your hotel to the Christchurch airport or return your rental car before departing.
SEAT IN COACH
|Hotel||Price per Person (RM)|
|Standard Hotel (3* Hotel)||6,875||4,901||4,611|
|Superior Hotel (4* Hotel)||7,627||5,319||5,070|
|Number of Pax||Price per Person (RM)|
|Standard (3* Hotel)||Superior (4* Hotel)|
|Compact Auto (Toyota Corolla or similar)|
|Intermediate Auto (Toyota Camry or similar)|
|8 Seaters (Hyundai iMax or similar)|
- Daily breakfasts
- Church of the Good Shepherd
- Lake Tekapo
- International Dark Sky Reserve
- Sir Edmond Hillary Alpine Centre
- Skyline Gondola, Queenstown
- Milford Sound Cruise
- Dunedin City
- 7 nights accommodation
- All transfer as per itinerary (Seat In Coach)
- 7 days rental car hire (self drive)