(VNCZ 01)

DAY 1: Arrive Christchurch
Meet and greet on arrival and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day free ar leisure.

DAY 2: Christchurch-Queenstown (B)
Join Newmans’ coach for journey across Canterbury Plains and climb the mountains to picturesque Lake Tekapo. Take in the view of the stone church and Sheep Dog Monument set against the backdrop of the alpine range beyond. Continue across rabbit ravaged Mackenzie Country and scenic Lindis Pass  to arrive Queenstown late afternoon.

DAY 3: Queenstown-Milford Sound  (B/D)
Follow the Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden and then onward to Lake Te Anau. Enter the spectacular Eglington Valley and travel through Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sounds. Board the up-market Milford Mariner  cruise on the spectacular world famous fiords dominated by Mitre Peak and Bowen Falls. Travel the full length of the fiord and weather permitting, experience sailing in the Tasman Sea for a period before returning to anchor overnight at sheltered Harrison Cove. Activities includes kayaking and exploring the shoreline. Hearty buffet dinner served on board.

DAY 4: Milford Sound-Queenstown  (B)
Following breakfast, there is further cruising before returning to Milford Wharf. Coach back to Queenstown arriving mid afternoon. Rest of the day free.

DAY 5: Queenstown-Mt Cook-Christchurch  (B)
Pick up by Great Sights coach and return to Christchurch via Mt Cook National Park travel through the Central Otago region to Lake Pukaki and Mount Cook National Park Village. Set at the foothill of the alps, you have a close up view of Mt Cook.
the highest mountain  in the country. Descend the mountains and re-cross the Canterbury Plains to arrive in Christchurch in the evening.

DAY 6:  Christchurch  (B)
Pick up by Canterbury Leisure Tour coach for  morning city tour covering Cathedral Square, Bridge of Remembrance, Avon River Art’s Centre and museum. See beautiful Mona Vale Garden, Hagley Park and from the Sign of the Takahe, you have a spectacular view over the city, Canterbury Plains to the Alps. Afternoon free.

DAY 7:  Depart Christchurch  (B)
Pick-up and transfer to the airport by shuttle service.

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