Day 1: Queenstown. Kick start your Queenstown adventure by going on a scenic helicopter flight over Queenstown, the Remarkables, Kawarau River, Shotover Gorge & Skippers Canyon. A brilliant way to start your adventure! Take your time & explore Queenstown & Arrowtown, an incredibly picturesque old mining town. Overnight in our partner accommodation in Queenstown.
Day 2: Queenstown. Take the Gondola to Bob’s Peak for sensational views of the Remarkables & Wakatipu Basin. Stroll around the Queenstown Gardens. In the afternoon experience a vineyard tour of New Zealand’s premier Pinot Noir region. Lunch included. Overnight in our partner accommodation in Queenstown.
Day 3: Queenstown—Milford Sound—Te Anau. Meander your way south through stark changes in landscape to Milford Sound, ‘the 8th wonder of the World’. Take a nature cruise on the sound. Breathtaking! Overnight in our partner accommodation in Te Anau.
Day 4: Te Anau—Southern Fiordland—Te Anau. Do an all day jet boating trip down the remote Wairaurahiri River taking in the magnificent scenery. This is not to be missed!! Lunch included. Overnight in our partner accommodation in Te Anau.
Day 5: Te Anau—Doubtful Sound. Take an overnight cruise on the untouched Doubtful Sound. Be amazed by the majestic scenery. Here you have the opportunity to go kayaking, fishing or diving. All meals included.
Day 6: Doubtful Sound—Glenorchy. Wake up in paradise. Enjoy the solitude of one of the world’s most remote locations before returning back to Manapouri. Make your way to peaceful Glenorchy. Overnight in our partner accommodation in Glenorchy.
Day 7: Glenorchy—Queenstown. Spend your last morning at leisure in Glenorchy. There are a number of different activities you could do here including: horse riding, farm tours, kayaking, canyoning, walks/tramps & 4WD tours. (optional). Enjoy the beautiful drive back to Queenstown before boarding your flight back home.
Note: Your local Kiwi travel expert will customize this itinerary to suit your preferences & budget.
- Accommodation & transport ONLY: from $1095NZD per person
- Full Package w/3-4 star accom.: from $1995NZD per person
- Full Package w/5 star accom.: from $3685NZD per person
- 4-day abbreviated excursion (total package including 3-4 star accommodation): from $1295NZD per person.
Airfare not included in packages listed above. Round trip from L.A., pricing starts at $1255NZD pp plus a total of approx. $245NZD in taxes. Air New Zealand is part of the 'Star Alliance', meaning you can apply any air miles you have from other Star Alliance members (ex: Continental Airlines). Prices are based on double occupancy and are subject to change until paid in full. Quotes on Premium Economy or Business Class airfare are available upon request.
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