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Contiki "Sweet as" South Tour
from £878 pp
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  • Location
    New Zealand, Australasia and Pacific
  • Board Basis
    Selected Meals Included
  • Duration
    9 Days
  • Holiday Type
    Escorted Tours
  • Brochure/Itinerary
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From Lake Ohau to Queenstown to Christchurch you see the most beautiful and experience the most thrilling parts of New Zealand.  Start off on a scenic flight over Mt. Cook then head to Dunedin! Later, get ready to hit Queenstown, the adventure Capital of the World. Try bungy, or you can opt to take a day trip to stunning Milford Sound.  In Franz Josef you'll hike a glacier before your tour ends in Christchurch.

What's Included?

8 Nights Accommodation
Contiki Team; Driver and Tour Manager
11 Meals
Included Entrance and tours
Transport - Contiki Coach


Contiki "Sweet as" South Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Christchurch to Lake Ohau via Lake Tekapo

New Zealand's South Island is the home to adventure and adrenalin. Stop off to see the intense milky blue waters of glacially-fed Lake Tekapo.Oh Lake Ohau how you impress with your glorious views of Mt. Cook. Yet another swoon-worthy location where you'll have to pick that jaw up off the ground. 

Day 2: Lake Ohau to Dunedin

Departing Lake Ohau you will stop by a farm to experience true country NZ life. Envisage - Horseback farmers, mustering sheep using dogs.The time has come to travel the beautiful lakeside town of Te Anau.

Day 3: Dunedin to Queenstown

It's time to make tracks to the spectacular natural wonder of Milford Sound, a magical combination of mountain peaks, forest-clad cliffs and deep dark waters.

Day 4: Queenstown

First stop is the legendary Kawarau Bungy Bridge, get your morning adrenaline hit with a heart-pounding jump at the world home of the bungy. Later, take a stroll around beautiful Queenstown, nestled in the Southern Alps this stunning town has plenty to offer other than adventure activities.

Day 5: Queenstown

Explore Queenstown your way.

Day 6: Queenstown

Free time in Queenstown.

Day 7: Franz Josef Glacier via Wanaka

Enjoying your scenic drive you'll stop for lunch in Wanaka, a pretty ski resort town situated on a lakefront and dwarfed by mountains. Your first piece of NZ eye-candy comes in the form of Haast Pass, beautified by ancient rainforests, small glaciers and waterfalls. Playing host tonight is the town of Franz Josef, home to some of NZ's finest natural beauty with bushlands and glaciers that almost reach the sea. 

Day 8: Franz Josef Glacier

Discover the Franz Josef Glacier.

Day 9: Franz Josef Glacier to Christchurch via Hokitika

In the gold rush town of Hokitika, you'll watch authentic carvers get to work on green jade and take a look at traditional Maori art.

Arriving into Christchurch marks the end of your adventure. 

Price Information

Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 1 person sharing and doesn't include any additional supplements.

Please call for single supplement prices. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote. 

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