DAY 01 ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH
Arrive at Christchurch International airport and shuttle bus transfer to your hotel. The rest of today is free on your own.
DAY 02 CHRISTCHURCH - DUNEDIN (B)
Depart Christchurch for Dunedin -the city with a rich Scottish heritage with scenic stops en route to view the unique scenery that only New Zealand can offer. Stop at the "white stone city" of Oamaru to see variety of 19th century buildings.
DAY 03 DUNEDIN - QUEENSTOWN (B)
This morning Dunedin city sightseeing includes walk through New Zealand's oldest University see Baldwin Streetthe World's steepest street visit spectacular lookouts and gardens. Taking in stunning architecture and local history discover Dunedin's unique place in NZ. Afternoon you will travel to the picturesque holiday resort of Queenstown and view beautiful Lake Wakatipu.
DAY 04 QUEENSTOWN - MILFORD SOUND - QUEENSTOWN (B)
Depart for a spectacular journey to Milford Sound. View the Mirror Lakes and continue through the Eglinton Valley to the Homer Tunnel and on into the Cleddau Valley. Hop on to the cruise as we give you unforgettable experience while exploring the wonder ofthis majestic fiord. Return back to Queenstown. Overnight.
DAY 05 QUEENSTOWN - MT COOK - CHRISTCHURCH (B)
Take a day trip from Queenstown to Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park, home to New Zealand's highest mountain.Leaving Queenstown, we travel north through the historic gold mining region of the ruggedKawarau River Gorgeand pastCromwell, famed for its fruit-growing. Skirting the shores of Lake Dunstan, we cross theLindis PasstoOmaramafor morning tea (own expense). Continue through the rugged high country landscape of theMackenzie Basinto arrive at Mount Cook Village, where you can gaze up at the 3,754metre-high mountainAoraki / Mount Cook, an important landmark in Māori mythology.Enjoy the views from the iconicHermitage Hotelas you eat a delicious lunch(optional extra).There is also the chance to take off on a scenic flight over the park with its snowcapped mountains and ancient glaciers (additional cost, weather permitting –this flight can be arranged with your driver/guide on the day).Following ourlunchstop, we depart Mount Cook Village and retrace our journey to Queenstown, arriving in the early evening. Overnight.
DAY 06 DEPART CHRISTCHURCH (B)
Transfer to Christchurch International Airport for your flight bound for home, taking with you unforgettable and pleasant memories of a wonderful of New Zealand.