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Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic

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Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic - Flying Kiwi
Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic - Flying Kiwi
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Starts
Christchurch
+7 Destinations
New Zealand South Island
Ends
Queenstown
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Highlights

  • Whale watching
  • Milford sound
  • White water rafting
  • Glow-worm walks
Age range
18 to 65 year olds
Accommodation
Camping, Berth / Cabin
Max Group Size
27
Transportation
Coach / Bus
Start in Christchurch and end in Queenstown! With the adventure tour Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic, you have a 9 day tour package taking you from Christchurch to Queenstown and through Christchurch, New Zealand and 8 other destinations in New Zealand. Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic is a small group tour that includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals and more.

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  • Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 1
    Written on April 5, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The scenery is amazing. Not the usual tourist track which makes is more relaxing and quiet. Very very please overall!!
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Thanks Irina and exactly what we try and do - "beyond the tourist trail!" :)
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  1. DAY 1: CHRISTCHURCH - RANGITATA
  2. DAY 2: RANGITATA - LAKE PUKAKI
  3. DAY 3: LAKE PUKAKI - AORAKI NATIONAL PARK - MOERAKI
  4. DAY 4: MOERAKI - DUNEDIN
  5. DAY 5: DUNEDIN - FIORDLAND NATIONAL PARK
  6. DAY 6: FIORDLAND NATIONAL PARK - MILFORD SOUND - TE ANAU
  7. DAY 7: TE ANAU - QUEENSTOWN
  8. DAY 8: QUEENSTOWN
  9. DAY 9: QUEENSTOWN

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  • Accommodation

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  • Guide

  • Meals

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  • Optional Extras
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Questions & Answers

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

    • October 1, 2016

      Which airport will this tour leave from and end?

      The Southern Light tour you are interested in departs Christchurch and finishes in Queenstown.

    • July 13, 2016

      Part of the trip involves outdoor camping. What are some of the additional/special items that travellers will need to bring for a comfortable trip?

      This is an outdoor camping tour and included in the tour price is shared tent accommodation, 2 people per tent. If you are travelling alone you will be paired with someone of similar age and same gender. You can hire a single tent for the duration of the tour for an additional $60.

      You can bring your own sleeping bag or hire one from us for $50. Foam camping pads to sleep on are provided. All cooking and eating utensils are provided you just need to bring your own pillow and personal clothing/items. Once your tour is booked you will also receive a suggested packing list.

    • July 1, 2016

      Are travelers expected to be able to cycle or trek continuously for hours as part of the trip?

      Everything is optional and whether you would like to participate in a certain hike, optional activity (additional costs) or cycle ride (if you have hired a bike) it is up to you.

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    • Victoria8th April 2018
      Website was very straight forward and easy to use, I was able to tick exactly where I wanted to go which I was unable to do with other websites. very reasonably priced trips.

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    Christchurch is the starting point and Queenstown is the endpoint.
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    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 $1611 for Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,003 km.
    • Christchurch (New Zealand)
    • 119 km
    • Rangitata (New Zealand)
    • 96 km
    • Lake Pukaki (New Zealand)
    • 35 km
    • Mount Cook (New Zealand)
    • 241 km
    • Dunedin (New Zealand)
    • 223 km
    • Te Anau (New Zealand)
    • 84 km
    • Milford Sound (New Zealand)
    • 95 km
    • Fiordland National Park (New Zealand)
    • 111 km
    • Queenstown (New Zealand)

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