From Christchurch cross the Southern Alps on board the Tranz Alpine Scenic Train. Explore the magnificent glaciers and rainforest and enjoy a scenic helicopter flight with a snow landing. Continue south to the resort town of Queenstown for 3 nights. Enjoy a trip on the TSS Earnslaw crossing Lake Wakatipu, a Nomad Safari 4WD trip and a Shotover Jet Boat ride. A highlight is a full day trip to Doubtful Sound before you head north to Mt Cook National Park and the glacier lake. Your adventure ends with a relaxing visit to the French settlement of Akaroa, including a cruise on the beautiful Akaroa Harbour.
South Island Self Drive
This suggested tour costs from NZD$3,331 per person (twin share, low season)
Starts in Christchurch, finishes in Christchurch
10 days/9 nights
Rental car insurance included: Fully inclusive with variable excess/deductible
Rental car inclusions: GPS navigation, unlimited kms, airport/ferry terminal fees, additional drivers
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