Southern Wonders

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US $ 2,161
Cost/day $240
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Southern Wonders - AAT Kings
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+16 Destinations
New Zealand South Island


  • Relax on a cruise on mystical Milford Sound.
  • Discover the fascinating icy Franz Josef Glacier.
  • Explore the Southern Alps on the TranzAlpine Train.
  • Journey past crystal clear lakes and towering mountains.
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus, Plane
Travel style
Discovery, Wildlife, Coach / Bus, Christmas & New Year
Start and end in Christchurch! With the discovery tour Southern Wonders, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through Christchurch, New Zealand and 16 other destinations in New Zealand. Southern Wonders includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
  • William Paterson's review about another AAT Kings tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Good balance to tour and guides/ drivers were excellent.

  • Hiep Do's review about another AAT Kings tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    Fantastic! We love the country, view much more , it amazing

  • Denyse Demers's review about another AAT Kings tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    We would prefer hanging name tag instead of pinning.

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Welcome to Christchurch
  2. Day 2: Christchurch – Franz Josef
  3. Day 3: Franz Josef – Queenstown
  4. Day 4: Queenstown Free Time
  5. Day 5: Queenstown – Te Anau
  6. Day 6: Te Anau – Dunedin
  7. Day 7: Dunedin – Omarama
  8. Day 8: Omarama – Christchurch
  9. Day 9: Farewell from Christchurch

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services


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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Is tipping my Travel Director or Driver Guide compulsory?

      Tipping is not compulsory in Australia or New Zealand however if you are happy with the service you received from your Travel Director or Driver Guide you can feel free to leave them a tip at your own discretion.

    • How can I pay for the Optional Experiences?

      All your Optional Experiences can be organised directly with your Travel Director whilst on the tour and you can choose to either pay in either local cash or by credit card.

    • What is the maximum luggage allowance?

      Due to strict Government vehicle weight restrictions you are allowed one medium size suitcase per person, with dimensions not to exceed H76cm x W46cm x D25cm. The maximum weight of all luggage must not exceed 23kg (50lbs).
      You are also allowed one piece of hand luggage on-board the coach: however it must be able to fit in the overhead compartments or under the seat in front of you if required.

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    • Eleanor G4th February 2018
      We were so pleased to have been able to get the tour we wanted at an amazing price!



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    Start and end in Christchurch.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request AAT Kings to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this AAT Kings booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 July 2019 the full payment of $2,161 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2161 for Southern Wonders, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 1,391 km.
    • Christchurch (New Zealand)
    • 163 km
    • Hokitika (New Zealand)
    • 96 km
    • Franz Josef (New Zealand)
    • 100 km
    • Thunder Creek Falls (New Zealand)
    • 57 km
    • Lake Wanaka (New Zealand)
    • 17 km
    • Lake Hawea (New Zealand)
    • 56 km
    • Lake Dunstan (New Zealand)
    • 8 km
    • Cromwell (New Zealand)
    • 30 km
    • Arrowtown (New Zealand)
    • 17 km
    • Queenstown (New Zealand)
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