Tour Description :
||Four Days QUEENSTOWN & FIORDLAND 4 Day 3 Nights
A four day tour from Christchurch visiting some of the best destinations and attractions of the South Island by scheduled service.
Visit Mount Cook and Milford Sound, see magnificent alpine scenery and spend three nights in Queenstown on the shores of Lake Wakatipu where a wide range of optional adventure activities unique to the area await you (at own cost).
Places of Interest:
Day 1 - Christchurch to Queenstown
Travel through the CANTERBURY PLAINS a fertile farmland to the foot hills of the Southern Alps and Lake Tekapo. We recommend a scenic flight from Tekapo rejoining your coach near Mount Cook (at extra cost). On arrival in MOUNT COOK your choice to have lunch at a village cafe (own arrangements), or explore the walks in and around Mount Cook village (1 hour approx.). Continue to Queenstown across the MACKENZIE HIGH COUNTRY a rugged tussock terrain first settled by Scottish immigrants. Arrive late afternoon at QUEENSTOWN a famous resort area on the shores of beautiful Lake Wakatipu. Transfer to your accommodation for the next two nights.
Day 2 - Milford Sound Day Excursion
Follow the shoreline of the lake WAKATIPU before travelling to Te Anau. After morning tea (own arrangements) continue towards the Eglinton Valley rich in native forest. Travel the road to Milford via magnificent valleys and passes with huge snow-clad peaks, before travelling through the HOMER TUNNEL carved out of solid rock and descending into Milford. Depart on your 11/2 hr cruise to MILFORD SOUND passing Mitre Peak that rises dramatically one mile from the ocean floor to its snowcapped summit. Cruise by spectacular waterfalls, or look out for dolphins, seals and penguins. Return to Queenstown by coach arriving early evening.
Day 3 - Queenstown free day
ull day at leisure for you to enjoy this amazing year round holiday resort. There are many optional activities - jetboating, white water rafting, bungy jumping, lake cruise, wine tasting and golf. Call at the Queenstown Visitor Centre under the Clock Tower for advice and reservations.
Return to the Garden City of CHRISTCHURCH via Dunedin and Oamaru arriving approx 6.45pm.
Link this tour with our Two Day Glazier Express (Tour 52) returning to Christchurch via the unspoilt west coast.
Tour Operates Daily
- Subject to availability
- From 123 Worcester St, Christchurch
- Departs: 8:10 am Day One.
- Terminates: 6:40 pm Christchurch
- Fare includes: Selected Hotel/Motel pickups, accommodation three nights, Milford Sound Cruise, coach and tax.
Tour TTCCQMD 54T - 4 Day Queenstown Fiordland
Standard Accommodation Price
Single Room - NZ$ 1594.00 per person
Share Twin - NZ$ 1198.00 per person
Share Triple - NZ$ 1102.00 per person
Exclusive Accommodation Price
Single Room - NZ$ 1776.00 per person
Share Twin -NZ$ 1284.00 per person
Share Triple - NZ$ 1198.00 per person