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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Starts
Wellington
Finishes
Christchurch
Transport Type
Coach
Duration
12 Days
Accommodation
3 & 4 Star Accommodation

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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Starts
Wellington
Finishes
Queenstown
Transport Type
Coach
Duration
12 Days
Accommodation
3.5 to 4 Star Hotels

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

Starts
Wellington
Finishes
Queenstown
Transport Type
Coach
Duration
11 Days
Accommodation
4.5 Star Accommodation

On this sensational Trafalgar Tours 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.

Starts
Wellington
Finishes
Queenstown
Transport Type
Coach
Duration
11 Days

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.

Starts
Wellington
Finishes
Christchurch
Transport Type
Coach
Duration
11 Days
Accommodation
4.5 to 5 Star Hotels

20 Seat Luxury Coach, A Premium Business Class Tour... Explore the rolling hills and incredible mountain and coastal scenery on this ultimate South Island adventure. Experience a selection of boutique hotels with individual style or a larger hotel where it's spirited ambiance suits the lively location. Receive a premium level of comfort, extensive guest facilities and thoughtful touches that create a lasting experience.

 

Now from $6227
Save $692
Was $6919
per person twin share

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