7 Day - South Island Tour (All inclusive)

This small-group guided tour of the South Island will redefine the meaning of mind-blowing. Head across the Cook Strait before cruising through the vineyards of the Marlborough region (stopping off along the way of course!), before marine spotting in Kaikoura and then hitting up the diverse city of Christchurch. From here, visit even more iconic destinations including Lake Tekapo, Wanaka and the adrenaline pumping Queenstown. With accommodation and some activities included (see below), our all-inclusive tours are hassle-free, authentic experiences for those short on time.

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Duration 7 days
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  • What's included :
    • 7x Breakfast
    • Accommodation included: 6 nights
    • Accommodation x7
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Private transportation
    • Dinner x1
    • Entry/Admission - Wellington
    • Entry/Admission - FROMM Winery
    • Entry/Admission - Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve
    • Entry/Admission - Skyline Queenstown
    What's excluded :
    • Entry/Admission - AJ Hackett Kawarau Bungy Centre
    • Entry/Admission - Shotover Jet Queenstown

  • Day 1: Wellington to Kaikoura

    Stop At: Wellington Ferry Terminal,District of Freedom#8573311~!#, 1 Aotea Quay, Pipitea, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
    Interislander ferry service is New Zealand's original Cook Strait ferry. Sailing between Wellington and Picton, the Interislander journey is considered one of the most beautiful ferry journeys in the world and one of New Zealand's most iconic experiences.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: FROMM Winery, 15, Godfrey Road, Blenheim 7272 New Zealand
    Wine tour and tasting along with cheese platters in the heart of the Marlborough wine region
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Ohau Point Seal Colony, State Highway 1, Ohau Point, Kaikoura New Zealand
    Check out one of NZ's most populated seal colonies on your way to the marine capital of NZ, Kaikoura.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Dusky Lodge or similar

    Day 2: Kaikoura to Christchurch

    Stop At: Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway, 40 Fyffe Quay West End, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand
    Check out the beautiful peninsula walkway finishing in south bay before making your way further south to the south island's most populated city.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: All Stars Inn or similar

    Day 3: Christchurch to Lake Tekapo

    Stop At: The Church of the Good Shepherd, Pioneer Drive, Lake Tekapo 7999 New Zealand
    The most photographed church in NZ, sitting on the picturesque shores of the stunning lake Tekapo. You will soon see why this church is a photographers dream.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Mount John University Observatory, 422 Godley Peaks Road, Lake Tekapo 7999 New Zealand
    Hike to the top of Mt John to get stunning 360 degree views of the lake below and the towering southern alps. This hike will not disappoint.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve, Lake Tekapo 7945 New Zealand
    Enter the world of the "Dark sky project," where your guide will take you on a journey into the universe and a chance to learn more about our stars and moons
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Lakefront Lodge Tekapo or similar

    Day 4: Lake Tekapo to Mount Cook National Park

    Stop At: Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu), Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu), Mackenzie District, Canterbury Region, South Island
    Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park is a rugged land of ice and rock, with 19 peaks over 3,000 metres including New Zealand's highest mountain, Aoraki/Mount Cook.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Hooker Valley Track, Hooker Valley Road, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) New Zealand
    Walk this track
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: YHA Mt Cook or similar

    Day 5: Mt Cook to Queenstown

    Stop At: Skyline Queenstown, Brecon St Top OF Street, Queenstown 9348 New Zealand
    Eat a buffet dinner overlooking Queenstown

    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Nomads Queenstown or similar

    Day 6: Queenstown free day

    Stop At: AJ Hackett Kawarau Bungy Centre, Gibbston Valley, Queenstown 9384, New Zealand
    Ever since 1988, Aj Hackett has been in the business of fueling people with courage and adrenaline. Take an opportunity to Bungy/swing or catapult at one of the three sites located in Queenstown.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Shotover Jet Queenstown, 3 Arthurs Point Road, Arthurs Point, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
    Adventurous boat ride through the Shotover River Canyons, at 85km/hour, with spins & spraying water.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Nomads Queenstown or similar

    Day 7: Queenstown to Glenorchy tour (return to Queenstown)

    Stop At: Glenorchy, Glenorchy, Otago Region, South Island
    Road trip out the head of lake Wakatipu in the small town of Glenorchy. Here you take some walks and soak up the picturesque scenes before making your way back to Queenstown
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Nomads Capital Hostel Wellington, 118/120 Wakefield Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time :
    7:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Nomads Queenstown Hostel, 5/11 Church Street, South island, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.



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Activity ID: V-35584P18

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