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New Zealand South Island Explorer

From £1536 for 11 days
Trip Overview
The scenic South Island of New Zealand is part explorer, part thrill-seeker, and full of spectacular highlights. With an 11-day exploration of the best of the south, you’ll be able to choose your own adventure and see what you want to see at a pace that suits you. Cruise the splendid fjords of the Milford Sound? Tick. View New Zealand’s highest peak at Mt Cook? Tick. Go wild in Queenstown and have one of the country’s most scenic dinners at Skyline? Tick. Bungy jump off a bridge, or take a heli-hike on the Franz Josef Glacier? Well, that’s up to you. Let the thrills, spills, chills and… hills? of adventure-packed New Zealand get you exploring the best that this region can serve you on a small-group trip. The only question left is when to go.
Essential Info
Starts: Christchurch
Ends: Christchurch
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: IPTOSU
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: New Zealand
What's Included

Meals

3 Breakfasts included
1 Lunches included
2 Dinners included

Transport

Van

Accommodation

Lodge (10 nts)

Trip Highlights

•   Spend the night aboard a boat among the spectacular scenery of the Doubtful Sound. Cruise through fjords and take in the natural beauty of this remote wilderness area

•   Share amazing moments with your fellow travellers. As you'll be in a small group, the trip retains a fun, personalised atmosphere throughout

•   Spend several nights in Queenstown, New Zealand's adventure capital, where's you'll have tonnes of time to explore

•   Stunning Abel Tasman National Park is best explored on foot. Trek along walking trails through lush forest to beautiful coves, kayak on the blue water or relax on the beach

•   Franz Josef Glacier is every adventurer's dream. Take a guided hike across the glacier, get your blood pumping on a quad bike ride around the area or enjoy unrivalled views on a scenic flight

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 23rd Nov 2019
Returning: 3rd Dec 2019
£1,866pp
£1,536pp
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Departing: 4th Dec 2019
Returning: 14th Dec 2019
£1,866pp
£1,536pp
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Returning: 27th Dec 2019
£1,976pp
£1,536pp
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Departing: 28th Dec 2019
Returning: 7th Jan 2020
£2,085pp
£1,756pp
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Departing: 11th Jan 2020
Returning: 21st Jan 2020
£2,195pp
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£2,195pp
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Returning: 14th Feb 2020
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Returning: 25th Feb 2020
£2,195pp
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Departing: 29th Feb 2020
Returning: 10th Mar 2020
£2,195pp
£2,085pp
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Itinerary & Notes
Kia ora! Welcome to Christchurch, New Zealand. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm, where you’ll meet your group leader and new travel crew. If you arrive early into the city, you could go exploring – Christchurch has so much to explore and today is a great chance to get your bearings around this city on the Avon River. Your evening is the free to do as you wish, and with a whole new range of pop up cafes, restaurants and bars check out, why not get a group of your travel pals together and get to know each other over a meal.
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