Southern Spectacular

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Southern Spectacular - AAT Kings
Southern Spectacular - AAT Kings
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+15 Destinations
New Zealand South Island


  • Cruise on the magical waters of Milford Sound.
  • Journey over the Southern Alps on the TranzAlpine Train.
  • Discover the icy landscape of Franz Josef Glacier.
  • Immerse yourself in the cultural city of Dunedin.
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Hotel, Villa, Resort
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 Spectacular, you have a 10 day tour package taking you through Christchurch, New Zealand and 15 other destinations in New Zealand. Southern Spectacular includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • HD
    Written on January 9, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

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

    AAT Kings commented on this review
    Hi Hiep, thanks so much for sharing your feedback. We are so glad that you enjoyed seeing New Zealand with AAT Kings. We hope to see you again soon on another of our tours! Many thanks, AAT Kings
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Welcome to Christchurch
  2. Day 2: Christchurch – Twizel
  3. Day 3: Twizel – Dunedin Included Choice
  4. Day 4: Dunedin – Te Anau
  5. Day 5: Te Anau – Queenstown
  6. Day 6: Queenstown Included Choice
  7. Day 7: Queenstown – Franz Josef
  8. Day 8: Franz Josef – Punakaiki
  9. Day 9: Punakaiki – Christchurch
  10. Day 10: Farewell from Christchurch

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

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services


  • AAT Kings
  • AAT Kings - Meet Mark and New Zealand
  • Explore Australia and New Zealand with AAT Kings
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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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    • Debra24th November 2018
      The site has so many different tours that it's easy to find one that suits you. After l booked the communication was very fast and accurate. It's so good l have booked a second trip with them.



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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 $200 to confirm this AAT Kings booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 July 2019 the full payment of $3,451 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 $3451 for Southern Spectacular, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for AAT Kings tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express


    Covering a total distance of approx 1,478 km.
    • Christchurch (New Zealand)
    • 182 km
    • Lake Tekapo (New Zealand)
    • 25 km
    • Lake Pukaki (New Zealand)
    • 24 km
    • Twizel (New Zealand)
    • 116 km
    • Oamaru (New Zealand)
    • 94 km
    • Dunedin (New Zealand)
    • 249 km
    • Fiordland National Park (New Zealand)
    • 28 km
    • Te Anau (New Zealand)
    • 84 km
    • Milford Sound (New Zealand)
    • 40 km
    • Mirror Lakes (New Zealand)
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