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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Southern Spirit Escorted Tour Small Map
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Location
South Island
3 to 3.5 Star Hotels
Tour Type
Escorted Tours
Departing from
Christchurch

This is the ultimate South Island tour - no stone is left unturned, with a bonus two night stay to explore Wellington the capital at the journeys end. 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, time to venture in to the Abel Tasman National Park and sail through the Marlborough Sounds - and that's only the start!

 

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Now from $5328
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Was $5920
per person twin share
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Location
South Island
4 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Independent Coach
Departing from
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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From $3547
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13 Day Southern Expedition Small Map
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Location
South Island
4 Star Hotels
Tour Type
Escorted Tours
Departing from
Christchurch

Experience the South Island like never on this showcase of the most uniquely beautiful destinations. This 13 Day journey, begins in Christchurch and travels anticlockwise through Marlborough, the Abel Tasman and down the West Coast, across through Southland via Queenstown and returns up the east coast to Christchurch. The highlights include the Coastal Pacific Train ride, a cruise in Abel Tasman National Park and a Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise and the spectacular West Coast.

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From $5495
per person twin share
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Location
South Island
4 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Premium Tours
Small Group Tours
Departing from
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.

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From $10499
per person twin share
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Location
South Island
3 & 4 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Small Group Tours
Adventure Tours
Departing from
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.

Designed for those 35+ with 3-4 star accommodation

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

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 scenery, visit unique filming locations, meet characters involved in the making of the films, and experience a whirlwind adventure through Middle-earth.

**this tour now returns to travel via the Kaikoura coast rather than Hanmer Springs

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12 Day Southern Drift Small Group Tour Small Map
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Location
South Island
4 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Premium Tours
Small Group Tours
Departing from
Christchurch

A Maximum of 20 Guests to Share your Journey... Discover New Zealand on this Inspiring Journey through the natural treasures of the South Island. From the still waters of Milford Sound and snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps to the rolling hills of Central Otago, delve into the beauty of landscapes that have remained unchanged for millennia.

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Now from $7980
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Was $8867
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