4 nights accommodation
TSS Earnslaw Walter Peak Farm cruise
UTC Sight Saver Voucher Booklet
All transfers (except the one to TSS Earnslaw) and
coach travel as per itinerary (seat-in coach)
4 days rental car with basic insurance, unlimited mileage
and road maps (self-drive)
DAY 1 - ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH
On arrival at Christchurch Airport you will be met and transferred
to your hotel. (Self-drive passengers collect your rental
car for your exclusive use until the end of the tour package).
DAY 2 - CHRISTCHURCH QUEENSTOWN (500 KMS)
Travel across the Canterbury Plains, then pass through the
rural towns of Geraldine and Fairlie to reach Lake Tekapo.
Continue south to the small town of Twizel and pass through
the Kawarau Gorge to arrive in Queenstown in the early evening.
DAY 3 - QUEENSTOWN
Today you will cruise on the vintage Old Lady,
the TSS Earnslaw, to Walter Peak High Country Farm for an
excursion of the Colonels Homestead. (The TSS
Earnslaw is on annual service in June and July and will
be replaced with an alternative activity).
DAY 4 - QUEENSTOWN MT COOK CHRISTCHURCH (600
This morning we travel over the Lindis Pass to reach Mt Cook
around lunchtime. A rare opportunity to take an optional scenic
flight to view Mt Cooks snow fields and glaciers. We
continue through to Lake Tekapo and across the Canterbury
Plains to Christchurch.
DAY 5 - DEPART CHRISTCHURCH
Early this morning a tour on the Hot Air Balloon
is suggested if time permits. Transfer to the airport for
your departure flight. (Self-drive passengers return your
car directly at the airport)