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Southern Spectacular

10 Day New Zealand South Island Tour from Christchurch to Queenstown

Journey from the Pancake Rocks of Punakaiki to picture-perfect Lake Te Anau. Tuck into a taste of country life with the Taylors, board the TranzAlpine train and cruise the Milford Sound.

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9 nights


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17 Meals

9 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 7 dinners

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Included Highlights that will delight you

Connect with Locals

Join your hosts Angie and Stan Taylor in their home for afternoon tea and hear about a lifetime spent farming in New Zealand. (Day 2)

Local Specialist

For included sightseeing with a jade (greenstone) carver in Hokitika (Day 8) and at a brewery in Greymouth (Day 9).

Make a Difference

Join Trafalgar in the quest for Sustainable Tourism when we plant trees in the hills near Christchurch, an area ravaged by wildfires. (Day 2)

Stays with Stories

Stay on the South Island's wild west coast at eco-friendly Punakaiki Resort. Designed in harmony with the environment, your stay gives you a unique insight into local ecology and nature. (Day 8)

Sightseeing highlights

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CITY TOUR in Dunedin and Christchurch

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CRUISE on Milford Sound and Lake Wakatipu

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SEE spectacular sights in Fiordland National Park en route to Milford Sound

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VIEW the Southern Alps from the TranzAlpine train

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VISIT Franz Josef Glacier, historic Arrowtown, and the Pancake Rocks and Blowholes at Punakaiki


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