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9 Day - South Island Tour (all inclusive with activities) - Kiwi Experience
9 days

9 Day - South Island Tour (all inclusive with activities)

Start and end in Christchurch
Tour Operator:
Kiwi Experience
Max group size:
16
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
178254
Private available:
From
US $1,222
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Travel, Your Way

Good reasons for travelling privately:

  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Itinerary

Start and end in Christchurch! With the Adventure tour 9 Day - South Island Tour (all inclusive with activities), you have a 9 days tour package taking you through Christchurch, New Zealand and 7 other destinations in New Zealand. 9 Day - South Island Tour (all inclusive with activities) includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Christchurch to Lake Tekapo
  2. Day 2: Lake Tekapo to Mount Cook
  3. Day 3: Mt Cook to Queenstown
  4. Day 4: Queenstown free time
  5. Day 5: Queenstown to Glenorchy return trip
  6. Day 6: Queenstown to Wanaka
  7. Day 7: Wanaka to Franz Josef
  8. Day 8: Franz Josef free time
  9. Day 9: Franz Joseph to Christchurch via Arthurs Pass National Park
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Optional Extras
  • Flights
  • Insurance

Where You'll Stay

Hostel
Berth / Cabin
Lodge

Customer Reviews

  • A
    · January 5th, 2021
    I really enjoyed the tour. Everything was well planned and our guide Tim gave us plenty of options for activities. I booked the things I really wanted to do in advance like skydiving, heli hike and onsen pools; luckily the weather played along and was... Show more
    Trip date: December 2020
  • IJ
    · February 6th, 2020
    Its a lot of fun compared to the big tour bus, on this small group tour you really get to know people and connect. You travel a lot of ground on this tour, see lots of things and Kiwi Experience provides lots of activities to do, paid and free.... Show more
    Kiwi Experience commented on this review
    Thanks for the great review Isabella. Really glad to hear you had a great time.
    Trip date: February 2020
  • E
    · February 6th, 2020
    Usually I travel on my own and it was a first time I was traveling with an organized tour and I must say that it was a really good choice - we were following some plans but also had a lot of time for ourselves and a lot of options what we wanna do and... Show more
    Kiwi Experience commented on this review
    Thanks for the great review. We're really happy to hear that you had a great time.
    Trip date: February 2020
  • K
    · January 23rd, 2020
    Definitely do it! You will not regret travelling with the small group and the great guides!
    Kiwi Experience commented on this review
    Thanks Kyla :)
    Trip date: January 2020
  • 9 Day - South Island Tour (all inclusive with activities) reviewer 5
    · January 3rd, 2020
    A lot of driving but worth it with the right weather and people. It's a great company that does all the heavy lifting for you so you can just relax and sleep
    Kiwi Experience commented on this review
    Thanks for the feedback Chun. All the best from the Kiwi Experience Crew
    Trip date: December 2019

Dates & Availability

9 days
9 Day - South Island Tour (all inclusive with activities)
From Christchurch to Christchurch
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    New Zealand
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, South Africa you will need an adaptor for type I.

    Type I
    New Zealand
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before July 6th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after July 6th, 2021, a minimum payment of 10% is required to confirm your booking with Kiwi Experience. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Kiwi Experience will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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