South Island Group Tours

 

Te Waipounamu is the Māori name for the larger of New Zealand's two main islands.  The South Island, affectionately referred to as the Mainland by its inhabitants, is nearly one third larger than the North however less than one quarter of the population lives there. Read more about how you can experience the South Island on a New Zealand Group Tour.

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South Island
3.5 Star Accommodation
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Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
This 9 day trip showcases the breathtaking scenic wonders of the South Island. Travel in a comfortable coach and explore Franz Josef National Park, glide along the waters of Milford Sound, experience the TranzAlpine train journey, renowned as one of the great train journeys of the world.
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South Island
4 Star Hotels
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Affordable Coach
Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
Begin your journey across the South Island's best regions with a magical ride on the famous TranzAlpine railway. Soaring peaks, ribbon-like rivers of emerald green and deep, rocky gorges set a precedent for a truly unforgettable Kiwi touring holiday. Travel by luxury coach across the South Island's best region.
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South Island
4 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
This itinerary is for guests seeking a relaxing holiday. It is a fully escorted tour showcasing the majestic South Island's beautiful nature. This is accompanied by superior commentary from Tour Directors with rich cultural and historical knowledge. Our experienced drivers focus on getting you where you’re going safely.
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South Island
3 to 3.5 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Affordable Coach
Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
Enjoy a relaxing 9 day escorted tour around the South Islands hot spots. Explore the Southern Alps on the TranzAlpine train, cruise down wonderful Milford Sound, experience a high country farm and see the West Coast Glaciers with plenty of time in between to experience many great optional tours and activities on the way.
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South Island
4 Star Accommodation
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Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
Explore the top of the South Island New Zealand on this unique 11-day tour. Enjoy short walks to really explore the areas of natural beauty. Benefit from 3 two-night stays, 8 sumptuous dinners with all your accommodation, breakfast and transport included.
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South Island
3 to 3.5 Star Hotels
Tour Type
Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
Characterised by soaring peaks, pastel-coloured lakes and unspoiled forests, the landscapes of New Zealand’s South Island are nothing short of spectacular. Enjoy stunning scenery and experience some of the south island's most amazing places in the company of like-minded people.
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South Island
Tour Type
Escorted Tours
Starts
Wellington
On this sensational AAT Kings South Island coach journey, you'll find natural marvels, cultural delights and perfect landscapes at every turn. Leaving the culinary & cultural hub of Wellington, you'll cross to the South Island for some unmissable NZ experiences led by local experts: discover the wonder of Tasman Glacier, explore the & meadows of Fiordland, and cruise the spectacular Milford Sound. We take it slow with plenty of two-night stays allowing you to immerse yourself in the culture and cuisine of each wonderful destination.
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South Island
3 to 3.5 Star Hotels
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Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
This is the ultimate South Island tour - no stone is left unturned. Experience the high-country Lake Tekapo and Mt Cook National Park, an overnight cruise in Fiordland National Park. See the West Coast Glaciers and the Pancake Rock formations of Punakaiki and sail through the Marlborough Sounds - and that's only the start!
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North Island
South Island
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Premium Tours
Small Group Tours
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Cairns

This 22 day Australia & New Zealand expedition will delight your every sense as you encounter ancient cultures, indulge in delicious foodie flavours and admire an exquisite natural setting that is simply out of this world. Take in Tropical North Queensland, the Red Centre, Sydney and its surrounds; then fly to New Zealand and discover Rotorua's...

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Location
South Island
4 Star Accommodation
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Independent Coach
Starts
Christchurch
This 13 Day independent coach tour brings you the most beautiful spots of the South Island. Experience wide beaches, lakes and the majestic Southern Alps & Glaciers. Cruise on the Milford Sound and in the Abel Tasman National Park and enjoy a three night stopover in the adventurous Queenstown. Many unforgettable highlights on this journey are waiting for you on this journey!
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Location
South Island
4 Star Hotels
Tour Type
Escorted Tours
Starts
Christchurch
Experience the South Island like never before on our 13 Day New Zealand Expedition, designed to showcase the most uniquely beautiful destinations. This off-the-beaten-track small group tour allows you to explore the South Island in a more relaxed and less structured way. Highlights include the Marlborough Sounds, Abel Tasman, Doubtful Sound, West Coast, Catlins and Queenstown.
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Location
South Island
4 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Premium Tours
Small Group Tours
Starts
Christchurch
This tour incorporates the great outdoors whilst enjoying the beauty of nature with fun friendly people just like you. You`ll experience New Zealand's best hikes and activities in the stunning Southwest World Heritage New Zealand area, comfortably staying in premium accommodation and enjoying excellent food and wine.
From $10499
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Location
South Island
3 & 4 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Small Group Tours
Adventure Tours
Starts
Wellington

Spend 12 glorious days in New Zealand's South Island on a small group tour with an expert local guide. Leaving from Wellington, you'll cross the Cook Strait to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds, then venture into the majestic Southern Alps and the adventure playground of Queenstown.


Created for travellers in their mid-thirties and upwards, this...

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Location
South Island
3.5 to 4 Star Hotels
Tour Type
Small Group Tours
Adventure Tours
Starts
Wellington

A TOUR TO SATISFY THE MOST ARDENT OF FANS

Welcome to Middle-earth! Many people have dreamed about Middle Earth, and these Lord of the Rings tours takes the dream and makes it a reality. This Lord of the Rings tour will take you from the capital Wellington to New Zealand’s adventure capital Queenstown. On the way, you will discover captivating...

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