3 Day Queenstown Explorer Tour
A chance to enjoy the excitement and charm of our most famous resort town. With a free day in Queenstown, you have the chance to take part in any number of activities including: jetboating, rafting, wine tours, bungy jumping, lake cruises, Milford or Doubtful Sound day tours, shopping in Queenstown or relax in one of the many cafes.
|Christchurch to Christchurch|
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- All transport & transfers
- 2 nights accommodation
- Superior accommodation includes breakfast
- Mt Cook Village & lunch at Hermitage Hotel
NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE
Expenses of a personal nature such as meals (except where stated in the itinerary), beverages, travel insurance, laundry and optional sightseeing are not included in the tour cost.
TOUR TYPE - INDEPENDENT TOUR
Independent Tours are not escorted group tours - they are for independent travellers. What this means is that it is not the same group of people travelling on their own coach with a tour leader/escort looking after you. You are travelling independently. However, you are picked up and dropped off at your accommodation each morning and evening and interesting commentary is provided on many sectors.
Day By Day Itinerary
DAY 1 - CHRISTCHURCH / QUEENSTOWN
Travel south from Christchurch experiencing great scenery during the journey to Lake Tekapo. Continue south via the Lindis Pass before arriving into Queenstown.
DAY 2 - QUEENSTOWN AT LEISURE
A full day at leisure for you to enjoy this exciting year round holiday resort. There are many optional activities – jetboating, white water rafting, bungy jumping, lake cruises, wine tasting, golf, fishing, tramping and many more. We are happy to book any activities for you, please ask at time of booking.
DAY 2 - QUEENSTOWN / MOUNT COOK / CHRISTCHURCH
Today you travel through the Kawarau Gorge to the township of Cromwell and up over the Lindis Pass to the Mt Cook National Park. Mt Cook is Australasia’s highest mountain at 3654 metres and with ten other mountain peaks over 3000 metres, this region is spectacular. Free time at Mt Cook village including a delicious lunch at Hermitage Hotel before continuing onto Tekapo and the “Garden City” of Christchurch.