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'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days)

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'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days) - Contiki
'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days) - Contiki
Nadjaliette "Overall this tour was good. Most of the accommodation was good except for Queenstown where you stay in Jucy Snooze pods for 4 nights which was incredibly cramped and uncomfortable. However, the breakfast there was good. More quick photo opportunities along the way would have been appreciated and I wish we would have been given more cultural/historical information. It sometimes just seemed like acc..."
Excellent
117 reviews
Starts
Wellington
+14 Destinations
New Zealand South Island
Ends
Christchurch
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Highlights

  • Spark up your #insta with snow-capped mountains
  • Let loose in the adventure capital of Queenstown
  • Challenge yourself with a hike up Franz Josef Glacier
  • Meet the locals at the cultural hub of Christchurch
Age range
18 to 35 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Lodge
Max Group Size
52
Transportation
Train & Rail
Travel style
Adventure, Coach / Bus, Christmas & New Year
Start in Wellington and end in Christchurch! With the adventure tour 'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days), you have a 10 day tour package taking you from Wellington to Christchurch and through Wellington, New Zealand and 14 other destinations in New Zealand. 'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days) includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • 'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days) reviewer 1
    Written on March 14, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    This trip was amazing! I'd highly recommend everyone doing a Contiki at some point in their life. I met some amazing people from all over the world, we shared some unforgettable experiences and our tour manager was an absolute champ!

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  • RM
    Written on February 27, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    Awesome tour. Would reccomend

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  • 'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days) reviewer 3
    Written on February 27, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    It was a fantastic tour experience and also they were responsible guide manager and driver.

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  • NH
    Written on December 19, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    Overall this tour was good. Most of the accommodation was good except for Queenstown where you stay in Jucy Snooze pods for 4 nights which was incredibly cramped and uncomfortable. However, the breakfast there was good. More quick photo opportunities along... Read more

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  • SK
    Written on December 10, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Met some amazing people and loved Rae and Josh on the trip who were our guides. Definitely would go back with them again! Had so much fun!

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  • 'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days) reviewer 6
    Written on April 14, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Unbelievably amazing tour. Everything was extremely professional and well organized. I had the time of my life. I highly recommend this tour.

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  • B
    Written on October 26, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    It was everything i expected plus more our guide ed was really good at his job and raf the driver was the best bus driver iv ever experienced

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  • JD
    Written on March 28, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    My trip with Contiki was absolutely amazing! Susie and Pat are brilliant. The tour was really organised and we'll run. Definitely recommend doing a tour with Contiki.

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  • KB
    Written on March 16, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Susie is f*****g amazing!!! So helpful, kind, informative and fun! She made the trip awesome!

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  • KH
    Written on March 10, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    The trip was amazing. It was my first contiki so I didn't know what to expect. But our trip leader and driver were more than amazing ! They made it a trip of a life time and I've been on two contikis since and neither come close to the New Zealand. The... Read more

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Wellington to Christchurch
    Start point Wellington, Wellington, Wellington Region, New Zealand
  2. Day 2: Christchurch to Franz Josef
  3. Day 3: Franz Josef Glacier
  4. Day 4: Franz Josef Glacier to Queenstown
  5. Day 5: Queenstown
  6. Day 6: Queenstown
  7. Day 7: Queenstown
  8. Day 8: Queenstown to Te Anau via Milford Sound
  9. Day 9: Te Anau to Lake Ohau
  10. Day 10: Lake Ohau to Christchurch via Lake Tekapo
    End point Christchurch, Christchurch, Canterbury Region, New Zealand

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    Rated Excellent by past passengers
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  • Meals

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  • Transport

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  • Contiki Experiences
  • Contiki Munch
  • Europe Summer Team
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Wellington is the starting point and Christchurch is the endpoint.
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TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Contiki booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 14 July 2019 the full payment of $1,263 is necessary.
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No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1263 for 'Sweet As' South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, Latest, 10 Days), but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,464 km.
  • Wellington (New Zealand)
  • 65 km
  • Picton (New Zealand)
  • 126 km
  • Kaikoura (New Zealand)
  • 151 km
  • Christchurch (New Zealand)
  • 100 km
  • Arthur's Pass National Park (New Zealand)
  • 67 km
  • Hokitika (New Zealand)
  • 96 km
  • Franz Josef (New Zealand)
  • 109 km
  • Haast (New Zealand)
  • 91 km
  • Wanaka (New Zealand)
  • 52 km
  • Queenstown (New Zealand)
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