GLACIER & COASTAL WONDER  

8 days / 7 nights

Christchurch - Dunedin - Queenstown - Milford sound - Glacier region 

 

TOUR ENQUIRY

 

Itinerary

DAY 01: ARRIVE IN CHRISTCHURCH

On arrival in Christchurch, 'The Garden City', seat in coach passengers will be met by our local representative and privately transferred to your hotel. Self drive passengers will collect your rental car at the airport and drive to your hotel.

 

DAY 02: CHRISTCHURCH - DUNEDIN (B)
Travel south across the Canterbury Plains to reach Scottish influenced Dunedin, renowned for the local wildlife and Otago University 

 

DAY 03: DUNEDIN - QUEENSTOWN (B)

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Dunedin city this morning. Travel to Queenstown this afternoon.  

 

DAY 04: MILFORD SOUND (B)

Follow the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden, and onward to Lake Te Anau. Enter the Eglinton Valley and travel through the breath taking man made Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sound. Enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord, dominated by Mitre Peak and the cascading Bowen Falls. Return to Queenstown.

 

DAY 05: QUEENSTOWN (B)

A free day to explore the endless optional attractions available. Queenstown offers bungy jumping, jetboating, white water rafting, gondola rides and much more. Optional activities not included in the tour price.   

 

DAY 06: QUEENSTOWN - GLACIER REGION (B)

Travel along the shores of Lakes Wanaka and Hawea to the Haast Pass. Continue up the West Coast past spectacular mountain ranges, native forests and lakes to the glacier region of Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers. For Self Drive clients, entry to the Glacier Hot Pools is included.

 

DAY 07: GLACIER REGION - CHRISTCHURCH (B)

Travel north to Greymouth today and board the Tranz Alpine train (seat in coach passengers only). Ascend through lush beech forests past the alpine village of Arthur’s Pass before crossing the spectacular Southern Alps. Travel over the Canterbury Plains to reach ‘the garden city’ of Christchurch.

 

DAY 08: DEPARTURE (B)

Your arrangements conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car. We trust you enjoyed your SWV Vacation! 

 

Please note:

Accommodation is based on Run of House rooms unless otherwise stated. Seaview and lakeview rooms will incur a supplementary charge. If any of these properties are unavailable at the time of booking, similar accommodation will be provided and a surcharge may apply. SWV will endeavor to provide accommodation of a similar standard as requested, however as the choice of accommodation is limited in remote areas, we will use the best available options

 

Transport

 

Seat in Coach basis

With all seat in coach packages including a private meet and great on arrival,you will be transferred by private car to your hotel and not have to think about finding your way through the airport or driving directions after your long flight!

 

The remainder of your Seat in Coach holiday will be using a premier fleet of high quality, tourist coaches with driver/guides and commentary of most routes.  Majority coach services include hotel pickups and drop off's so you do not have to arrange any further transfers.

 

HOTELS AND PRICING

 

 

Available throughout the year

 

  • Christchurch - Queenstown

  • Lake Tekapo 

  • Lake Wakatipu

  • Lake Te Anau

  • Homer tunnel

  • Milford Sound cruise

  • Bowen falls

  • Lake Pukaki

  • Aoraki Mt Cook

 

What's Included

  • Mildford day tour

  • Transfers

  • Daily breakfast

What's Not Included

  • Return Airfare with taxes.

  • Visa Fees if applicable.

  • Medical Insurance.

  • Peak season surcharges if applicable.

  • Any compulsory Room Supplements on tour.

  • Meals other than specified.

  • Items of personal nature.

  • Tipping and Portage.

  • Entrance fees if applicable.

  • G.S.T @ 3.65%

  • Bank charges

  • Anything not specified in the Inclusions List

Tour Dates

Tour Highlights

Optional Tours: Queesntown  
 
  • Puzzling world

  • Queesntown rafting

  • Challenge rafting

  • Skyline Gondola

  • AJ Hackett bungy 

  • Shotover Canyon swing

  • Shotover jet

  • Ziptrek Ecotours

  • Goldfields mining center

 

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