Your New Zealand Holiday Experts
15 Days Southern Scenic Route Itinerary

Highlights

  • The braided rivers of the Canterbury plains
  • The quarried stone buildings of Oamaru
  • The spherical boulders of Moeraki
  • The Scottish heritage of Dunedin
  • The raw beauty & rugged coastline of the Catlins region
  • Meet the locals on Stewart Island, NZ’s 3rd largest island and home to its newest National Park
  • Deer farming
  • Cruising on Doubtful Sound & Milford Sound
  • The glow-worms of Te Anau
  • The alpine resort town of Queenstown, the adventure capital of NZ
  • Tranquil Lake Wanaka and its world famous autumn colours at Glendhu Bay
  • Scenic flights and walking on the very accessible glaciers of the West Coast
  • The lush, ancient beech forests
  • Greenstone & gold galleries of Greymouth
  • Traversing the Southern Alps enroute to Christchurch.
Day Itinerary
01 Christchurch to Dunedin 360 kms (5 hrs)
02 Dunedin to The Catlins 170 kms (2 hrs)
03 The Catlins to Invercargill 90 kms (1 hrs 15 min
04 Invercargill to Stewart Island (fly or ferry)
05 Stewart Island to Invercargill (fly or ferry)
06 Invercargill to Te Anau via Tuatapere 240 kms (3 hrs)
07 Day trip to Doubtful Sound (coach & cruise)
08 Day trip to Milford Sound 240 kms (4 hrs)
09 Te Anau to Queenstown 186 kms (2 hrs 30 min)
10 At Queenstown
11 Queenstown to Wanaka 110 kms (1 hr)
12 Wanaka to Fox Glacier 260 kms (4 hrs)
13 Fox Glacier to Greymouth 220 kms (3 hrs)
14 Greymouth to Christchurch 255 kms (3 hrs 45 min)
15 At Christchurch