Fiordland & Stewart Island Experience

Price per person:

$4,195.00

(Single costs are available on request)

10 Days-With Tour Leader Thelma Lockery


For a holiday with a difference, join our special autumn tour to the southern South Island. Highlights include an overnight Milford Sound cruise, a Doubtful Sound wilderness cruise, an excursion to Stewart Island plus the Caitlins and Queenstown sightseeing.

Tour Departs: 20-Apr-2020
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INCLUDED IN YOUR TOUR COST
  • Home pick up and return within the Auckland metropolitan area (if applicable).
  • Services of Travelwise Holidays Tour Leader throughout.
  • Airfares Auckland to Dunedin and Queenstown to Auckland flying Air New Zealand.
  • Quality accommodation on a share twin basis.
  • Dinners and breakfasts daily plus two lunches.
  • Overnight ‘Mariner’ Cruise Milford Sound with twin/double ensuite cabin accommodation.
  • All coach touring and sightseeing as indicated.
  • All sightseeing excursions and admission costs as per tour itinerary.
  • Porterage at hotels. 

ITINERARY

MON 20 APR - AUCKLAND/DUNEDIN  (D)

Fly Air New Zealand, depart Auckland 12.25 pm, arrive Dunedin 2.15 pm. Stay Southern Cross Hotel, Dunedin (2 nights).

TUE 21 APR - DUNEDIN SIGHTSEEING  (B,D)

City sightseeing tour including visits to Larnach Castle, Otago Settlers Museum and Olveston.

WED 22 APR - DUNEDIN/CATLINS/INVERCARGILL  (B,D)

Depart Dunedin, travel to Invercargill via the Catlins for sightseeing. Stay Kelvin Hotel, Invercargill (2 nights).

THU 23 APR – STEWART ISLAND EXCURSION  (B,L,D)

Transfer to Bluff. Depart ferry for Stewart Island at 9.30 am.Stewart Island sightseeing including Village and Bays tour followed by Ulva Island cruise with picnic lunch. Depart ferry for Bluff at 5.00 pm. Transfer to Invercargill.

FRI 24 APR – INVERCARGILL/TE ANAU  (B,D)

Travel via the Southern Scenic Route to Te Anau.  Stay Distinction Luxmore Hotel, Te Anau (2 nights).

 

 

 

SAT 25 APR DOUBTFUL SOUND WILDERNESS CRUISE (B,L,D)

Includes cruise across Lake Manapouri, coach over Wilmot Pass, 3 hour Fiord cruise and picnic lunch.

SUN 26 APR – TE ANAU/MILFORD SOUND (OVERNIGHT CRUISE)  (B,D)

Morning, Te Anau Glowworm caves excursion.  Afternoon travel via scenic alpine route to Milford Sound.  Milford Sound Overnight ‘Mariner’ Cruise. 

MON 27 APR – MILFORD SOUND/QUEENSTOWN/CROMWELL (B,D)

Visit Arrowtown, Gibbson Valley Winery and Kawarau River Bungy bridge en route.  Stay Harvest Hotel, Cromwell (2 nights).

TUE 28 MAY – WANAKA SIGHTSEEING (B,D)

Excursion to Wanaka for sightseeing including visits to Cardrona Distillery, Wanaka Lavender Farm and 'Warbirds & Wheels' Museum.  

WED 29 MAY – WANAKA/QUEENSTOWN/AUCKLAND (B)

Transfer to Queenstown for 'TSS Earnslaw' steamship cruise across Lake Wakatipu. Visit  Frankton Shopping Centre en route to Queenstown Airport, fly Air New Zealand depart 2.30 pm, arrive 4.30 pm.

 

Key: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner


   

Need Assistance?

Office hours are 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday. An answer phone takes care of calls after hours and during the weekends.

Phone Toll Free

0800 11 60 60

Phone Within Auckland

(09) 414 4488