South Island Itineraries and Tours

 

Looking for an unforgettable South Island road trip experience, that also comes with comprehensive 24/7 in-country support?

With our COVID-19 booking flexibility, you can trust the locals at First Light Travel to create an amazing South Island experience.

Take a look at our South Island self drive tours below and select from a variety of driving routes, durations, and tour themes to experience your dream NZ holiday.

Then enquire with our team who can tailor any of these itineraries or create a bespoke one just for you. 

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Starts
Christchurch
Finishes
Christchurch
Transport
Car
Duration
14 Days
Accom
Motels

You and your family will fall in love with the South Island's magnificent mountains, giant glaciers, untouched wilderness, and delectable cuisine. With comfortable accommodation, jaw-dropping views, and welcoming locals, this unique holiday destination is guaranteed to win your heart.

Price on Application
Starts
Christchurch
Finishes
Christchurch
Transport
Car
Duration
14 Days
Accom
4.5 Star Accommodation

Fall in love with the South Island's magnificent mountains, giant glaciers, untouched wilderness and delectable cuisine. With comfortable hideaways, jaw-dropping views and welcoming locals, this unique holiday destination is guaranteed to win your heart.

Price on Application
Starts
Christchurch
Finishes
Christchurch
Transport
Car
Duration
13 Days
Accom
A Mix of 5 Star Hotels & Luxury Lodges

This premium Self-Drive tour highlights the extraordinary treasures and dramatic extremes of the South Island. Get up close to icebergs on your Tasman Glacier boat expedition in Mt Cook National Park. Further South, get on a discovery cruise and Milford Sound and stroll on the Milford Track and get up close to Franz Josef Glacier.Enjoy a couple of nights on the exclusive Minaret Station and enjoy splendid isolation- and much much more..

Price on Application
Starts
Christchurch
Finishes
Christchurch
Transport
Car
Duration
12 Days
Accom
Self Contained Accommodation

Discover the iconic South Island of New Zealand, drive around the Southern Alps to the Pacific Ocean. From stunning glacial lakes to golden sand beaches, snow-capped mountains to lush green forests, to delicious local food and Wine. This New Zealand’s South Island itinerary truly has it all.

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Starts
Christchurch
Finishes
Christchurch
Transport
Car
Duration
10 Days
Accom
4 Star Accommodation

Incredible scenery with bespoke guided experiences and great accommodation. These experiences link the stretch of New Zealand between cosmopolitan Christchurch and the alpine beauty of Queenstown on this unparalleled ten-day self-drive journey of the spectacular South Island.

From $3499
per person low season

Want Your Very Own Custom Itinerary?

We can customise any of our online itineraries or create your own from start to finish

Pricing terms

The price is based on current exchange rates but is only an approximation. Please contact us for a final price