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Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic - Flying Kiwi
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Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic

From Picton to Queenstown
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Flying Kiwi
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Age range:
18 to 65
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
76603
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Highlights

  • Whale watching
  • Milford sound
  • White water rafting
  • Glow-worm walks

Itinerary

Start in Picton and end in Queenstown! With the adventure tour Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic, you have a 10 day tour package taking you through Picton, New Zealand and 11 other destinations in New Zealand. Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. DAY 1: PICTON - KAIKOURA
    Start point Picton Train Station, Picton, Picton, Marlborough Region, New Zealand 11:00
  2. DAY 2: KAIKOURA - CHRISTCHURCH - RANGITATA
  3. DAY 3: RANGITATA - LAKE TEKAPO
  4. DAY 4: LAKE TEKAPO - AORAKI NATIONAL PARK - MOERAKI
  5. DAY 5: MOERAKI - DUNEDIN
  6. DAY 6: DUNEDIN - FIORDLAND NATIONAL PARK
  7. DAY 7: FIORDLAND NATIONAL PARK - MILFORD SOUND - TE ANAU
  8. DAY 8: TE ANAU - QUEENSTOWN
  9. DAY 9: QUEENSTOWN
  10. DAY 10: QUEENSTOWN
    End point Corner of Shotover and Camp Street, The Station, Queenstown, Otago Region 9300, New Zealand 14:30
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Where You'll Stay

Camping
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Food
    Excellent
    5.0
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  • Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 1
    · March 11, 2020
    Such a good experience never forgotten
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Thanks Craig and so pleased you enjoyed the experience.
    Trip date: February 2020
  • JS
    · February 05, 2020
    My Southern Light Tour was great. We covered a lot of ground and stayed in some fantastic out of the way places. The guide was fantastic and looked after a large group of people of differing ages well. The driver and guide had a good sense of humour and... Show more
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Great to hear you loved your tour Julianne. :)
    Trip date: January 2020
  • Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 3
    · April 25, 2019
    This tour was truly amazing; I don't good enough words to describe how awesome everything was. Charlene and Genna (our tour guide and tour driver) were above and beyond wonderful; they were taking care of every small detail and always there for you. The... Show more
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Fantastic! That's wonderful to hear thank you Federica, we're so pleased you had such a great time on tour with us. If you're ever down our way again please get in touch, we would love to show you another special corner of NZ. All the best, Brenda & the... Show more
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    Trip date: April 2019
  • D
    · January 16, 2019
    Fantastic experience, I would highly recommend
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Great to hear, thank you for the review David :)
    Trip date: December 2018
  • MR
    · March 10, 2018
    I wanted a tour which covered much of the South Island in a relatively short time which this did. It meant a lot of travelling but there were frequent stops at interesting places as there is so much to see. The driver and guide were well suited for the... Show more
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    great to hear you had a good trip Marian - you are right and it is action packed but we are proud to take more time than alternative tours and so pelased you enjoyed the experience - if you fancy heading back for the north don't forget our repeat... Show more
    Trip date: February 2018
  • Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 6
    · January 08, 2017
    My trip was better than expected! I loved every day of it! First of all, the group was really nice, average age was around 30 and everyone loved the outdoors. The camping and the places we visited were amazing!
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Wonderful thanks for the great review Irene, time for another trip maybe? ;)
    Trip date: December 2016

Dates & Availability

10 days
Southern Light from Picton - Top rated by National Geographic
From Picton to Queenstown
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