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Alpine Explorer - Top rated by National Geographic - Flying Kiwi
9 days

Alpine Explorer - Top rated by National Geographic

From Christchurch to Christchurch
Tour Operator:
Flying Kiwi
Max group size:
18
Age range:
18 to 65
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
99604
From
$1,640
-30%
US $1,148
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Highlights

  • Explore Lake Tekapo
  • Go to the base of Mt Cook
  • Get acquainted with Queenstown
  • Stay at the village of Franz Josef

Itinerary

Start and end in Christchurch! With the ski, snowboard & snow tour Alpine Explorer - Top rated by National Geographic, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through Christchurch, New Zealand and 7 other destinations in New Zealand. Alpine Explorer - Top rated by National Geographic includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. DAY 1: CHRISTCHURCH - METHVEN
    Start point Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Avenue, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand 16:00
  2. DAY 2: METHVEN - LAKE TEKAPO
  3. DAY 3: LAKE TEKAPO - MT COOK
  4. DAY 4: MT COOK - OHAU
  5. DAY 5: OHAU - QUEENSTOWN
  6. DAY 6: QUEENSTOWN
  7. DAY 7: QUEENSTOWN - FRANZ JOSEF
  8. DAY 8: FRANZ JOSEF
  9. DAY 9: FRANZ JOSEF - CHRISTCHURCH
    End point Outside the Canterbury Museum, Central Christchurch City, Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave, Christchurch, Canterbury Region 8013, New Zealand 18:30
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Optional

Where You'll Stay

Hostel
Lodge

Customer Reviews

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  • Itinerary
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  • Guide
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  • Transport
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  • Accommodation
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  • Food
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  • 4.5
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    · August 27, 2018
    The Alpine Explorer tour was full of awesome outdoor activities which showcased the amazing New Zealand South Island mountains and lakes. My wish list of skiing, hiking, and horse riding were ticked off but unfortunately the optional Franz Josef Heli... Show more
    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Thank you Nan we're so pleased you had a great time!
    Trip date: August 2018

Dates & Availability

9 days
Alpine Explorer - Top rated by National Geographic
From Christchurch to Christchurch
No credit card fees
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