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Lakes & Mountains – 05 Days / 04 Nights

5 Day Seat in Coach itinerary covering the following places of interest in the South Island of New Zealand including Christchurch, Queenstown, Milford Sound, and Mount Cook. Daily departures and choice of 3, 4, 5 star hotel accommodation.

Includes Meet & Greet on arrival at Christchurch Airport and private vehicle for arrival transfer and SIC for departure airport transfer; seat in coach transport for all touring and sightseeing, a choice of 3 standards of hotel accommodation, sightseeing and entrances fees, and daily buffet breakfast at the hotel.


Lakes & Mountains – 05 Days / 04 Nights Itinerary

DAY 01: ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH: view detail >
DAY 02: CHRISTCHURCH / QUEENSTOWN: view detail >
DAY 03: QUEENSTOWN / MILFORD SOUND / QUEENSTOWN: view detail >
DAY 04: QUEENSTOWN / MOUNT COOK / CHRISTCHURCH: view detail >
DAY 05: DEPART CHRISTCHURCH: view detail >

Lakes & Mountains – 05 Days / 04 Nights Itinerary Detail

DAY 01: ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH:

Meet & greet on arrival at Christchurch International Airport.
Transfer by private vehicle to your hotel in the “Garden City”.


DAY 02: CHRISTCHURCH / QUEENSTOWN:

Transfer by SIC on the scheduled coach service to Queenstown today. Depart Christchurch and travel across the flat Canterbury Plains to Geraldine and over rolling hill country to Fairlie before climbing up the Burkes Pass and into the MacKenzie High Country. Stop at the “Church of the Good Shepherd”on the shores of Lake Tekapo. Continue on past Lake Pukaki and Twizel and through the small settlement of Omarama before climbing over the Lindis Pass and into the province of Central Otago.Cross Lake Dunstan and pass through the fruit growing region around Cromwell. Drive through the Kawarau Gorge and arrive at Queenstown set on the shores of Lake Wakatipu. The rest of the day is at leisure to relax.


DAY 03: QUEENSTOWN / MILFORD SOUND / QUEENSTOWN:

Full day SIC excursion to Milford Sound. Travel alongside the shores of Lake Wakatipu beneath the towering Remarkables mountain range and across the flat Southland Plains to Te Anau, gateway to the Fiordland National Park, a World Heritage Park. Pass through Beech forests, glaciated valleys, the Homer Tunnel with 1:10 gradient, and stunning scenery to reach the majestic Milford Sound. Enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord which is dominated by Mitre Peak and the Bowen Falls. Return to Queenstown afterwards.


DAY 04: QUEENSTOWN / MOUNT COOK / CHRISTCHURCH:

Travel by SIC through the Kawarau Gorge to the fruitgrowing region of Cromwell once more and through Central Otago to the Lindis Pass and into the MacKenzie High Country and on to New Zealand’s highest mountain – Mount Cook. Depart Mt Cook and follow the shores of Lake Pukaki and on to Lake Tekapo and the “Church of the Good Shepherd” before descending Burkes Pass to Fairlie and through gentle rolling hillcountry to Geraldine before reaching the flat expanses of the Canterbury Plains with its straight roads, to the “Garden City” of Christchurch. The rest of the day is at leisure.


DAY 05: DEPART CHRISTCHURCH:

Your arrangements conclude with a departure transfer by SIC to Christchurch Airport. We trust that you have enjoyed your New Zealand holiday with Adventure Pacific.


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