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South Island : Day Trips & Excursions

Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch

60 reviews

Immerse yourself in the magic of the Lord of the Rings trilogy on this 9-hour adventure to Edoras  (Mount Sunday)  from Christchurch. Explore ...  More info

  • Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: 9 hours (approx.)
From CAD215.15

Arthur's Pass National Park with TranzAlpine Train Small Group Tour from Christchurch

22 reviews

In the heart of the Southern Alps, Arthur's Pass National Park has an incredible diversity of flora and landscape. Experience a breathtaking journey aboard ...  More info

  • Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: 9 - 9.5 hours
From CAD440.67

Milford Sound Full-Day Tour from Queenstown

98 reviews

Discover Milford Sound on a full-day trip from Queenstown. You'll travel through beautiful Fiordland in a luxury coach with panoramic windows and take an ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Duration: 12 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From CAD201.33

Waipara Wine Trail Tour from Christchurch

36 reviews

Enjoy a 5.5-hour wine trail tour exploring four of North Canterbury's boutique vineyards including Mud House, Torlesse, Pegasus Bay and Waipara Springs, all ...  More info

  • Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: Varies
From CAD85.54

Milford Sound Full-Day Tour from Queenstown to Te Anau

Travel through the World Heritage listed Fiordland National Park and enjoy a Milford Sound cruise on this full-day one-way trip departing Queenstown and ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, concludes Te Anau, New Zealand
  • Duration: 10 hours (approx.)
From CAD177.13

Explore Mount Cook from Christchurch

18 reviews

Travel by road on a full day tour from Christchurch to Mount Cook, Australasia's highest mountain. Along the way you'll pass through the spectacular scenery ...  More info

  • Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: 13 hrs
From CAD298.10

Small-Group Milford Sound Day Trip and Cruise from Te Anau

15 reviews

Discover Milford Sound on a full-day excursion that takes you to popular scenic spots around Fiordland National Park before the crowds arrive. Travel to ...  More info

  • Location: Te Anau, New Zealand
  • Duration: 8 hours (approx.)
From CAD85.54

Glenorchy Movie Locations Tour: The Lord of the Rings

32 reviews

If you’re a movie fan or lover of beautiful landscapes, take the opportunity to see film locations from ‘The Lord of the Rings’ films on this Middle-earth tour ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
From CAD151.21

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise from Queenstown

39 reviews

Be struck by the beautiful silence of Doubtful Sound as you cruise the crystal waters and take in the breathtaking scenery. Journey across Lake Manapouri, ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
From CAD213.42

Kaikoura Whale Watch Tour from Christchurch including TranzCoastal Rail Journey

8 reviews

Spend the day getting close to nature on this Kaikoura Whale Watching tour from Christchurch. Travel by road through the rolling hill country of North ...  More info

  • Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: 10.5 hours
From CAD354.27

Milford Sound Cruise and Optional Coach Tour

31 reviews

Admire the spectacular sights of Milford Sound on a scenic cruise! As you marvel at one of the world’s most incredible natural wonders, see dolphins, seals and ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Duration: Varies
From CAD38.88

Walter Peak High Country Farm Tour and Cruise from Queenstown

45 reviews

Experience rural New Zealand as you're taken on a walking tour of the farm. Learn about traditional farming practices and the significance of the various ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From CAD64.81

Akaroa Shore Excursion: Banks Peninsula and Christchurch City Sights

44 reviews

While your ship is in port in Akaroa Harbour, take a shore excursion to tour the scenic Banks Peninsula and visit the city of Christchurch. You’ll see how ...  More info

  • Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From CAD73.45

Skippers Canyon 4WD Tour from Queenstown

15 reviews

Discover the beauty of Skippers Canyon on this half-day 4WD tour from Queenstown. Leave behind the hustle and bustle of Queestown and travel 32 kilometers by ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
From CAD138.25

Milford Sound Full-Day Tour from Queenstown including Helicopter Flight

10 reviews

Treat yourself to the ultimate Milford Sound experience on this day trip from Queenstown that allows you to see this world-famous fiord region by land, sea and ...  More info

  • Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Duration: 10 hours (approx.)
From CAD834.69