New Zealand Travellers – Southern Alps & Fiordland Escape

Last Rooms-BOOK NOW!
Last Rooms-BOOK NOW!
Full Name*
Email Address*
Your Enquiry*
* I agree with Terms of Service and Privacy Statement.
Please agree to all the terms and conditions before proceeding to the next step
Save To Wish List

Adding item to wishlist requires an account


Why Book With Us?

  • We are a family owned and run Business, so we are friendly, approachable and dedicated to making your holiday a success.
  • We have had 27 years of successfully designing great holidays for people just like you. Our people are highly experienced and passionate about making your holiday something to remember.
  • We provide flexibility and can customize itineraries for the individual, family, small or larger groups.
  • Our holidays are carefully researched and handpicked and we are highly selective in what we offer.

Got a Question?

Please feel free to call or email us for further information on any of our unique packages, or alternatively have your travel agent contact us. . We are an expert team and are happy to explore your travel options with you.

0800 500 732

7 Nights / 8 Days
Departures : 22 - 29 September 2022
Start: Chirstchurch
End: Queenstown

Exclusive Small Group Departure

22 to 29 September 2022

This unique and very special package is a celebration of the seven wonders of the deep south: food, wine, nature, adventure, wildlife, scenery and history. From glowworms, gourmet feasts, an internationally acclaimed garden and the Hermitage – this package has many highlights, and not least the overnight cruise on Fiordland Navigator on Milford Sound, some unique Exclusive Encounters, including a 2 hour guided walk on the Milford Track. This is a touring package exploring the Southern Alps region and misty, magical Fiordland with loads of gold nugget experiences included. Limited numbers, Book now!

Limited Availability, BOOK NOW

Package Highlights
  • Shared arrival Transfer from Christchurch Airport to Hotel Montreal, Christchurch City
  • Private motor coach transport with driver/guide
  • 2 Course dinner at the at The Tannery, Woolston Christchurch
  • 1-night accommodation at Hotel Montreal, including continental breakfast
  • Trott’s Garden, Ashburton – entry and visit
  • Exclusive Encounter! – Private hosted visit to Barkers Food Store & Eatery, Geraldine; entry to Barkers Museum; included lunch
  • 2 nights at Hotel Hermitage, Mt Cook, including 2 course dinner & cooked breakfast
  • Unique Encounter! Tasman Glacier Terminal Lake Cruise & Walk, Mt Cook
  • Afternoon Planetarium tour at the Hermitage
  • Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre and Museum
  • Cloudy Bay Wine Tasting Tour, and lunch
  • Mount Iron, Wanaka scenic walk
  • 1-night Edgewater Hotel, Wanaka including 2 course dinner & buffet breakfast
  • Tour of Arrowtown
  • Lunch at the Brown Trout Café, Athol
  • 1-night Luxmore Distinction Hotel, Te Anau, including 2 course dinner, and buffet breakfast
  • Glowworm Cave tour, Te Anau
  • Exclusive Event! Fiordland Cinema – private viewing of ‘Ata Whenua – The Shadowlands’
  • Transfer to Milford Sound including picnic box lunch
  • Exclusive Encounter! 2 hour Guided Milford Track Walk with boat transfers.
  • Unique Encounter! Overnight cruise on Milford Sound, onboard Fiordland Navigator including dinner & breakfast
  • Fiordland Jet Wilderness Tour – Wairau River, top of Lake Manapouri and nature walk
  • Lunch en-route to Queenstown
  • TSS Earnslaw Cruise and Walter Peak Gourmet Dinner
  • 1-night Heritage Hotel, Queenstown including continental breakfast
  • Transfer from hotel to Queenstown airport

Start & Finish Location

Christchurch to Queenstown

Arrival & Departure Info

Own arrangements to Christchurch Airport & from Queenstown Airport


Day 1Christchurch Airport - Christchuch City (D)

  • Shared group transfer to your hotel
  • Included dinner at the Tannery Christchurch
  • Overnight accommodation at Hotel Montreal

Day 2Christchurch - Mount Cook (B,L,D)

  • Scenic drive from Christchurch to Mt. Cook
  • Included entry and visit to Trott’s Garden, Ashburton
  • EXCLUSIVE ENCOUNTER! Guided tour of Barkers Food Store, Geraldine
  • Overnight accommodation at Hotel Hermitage, Mount Cook

Day 3Mount Cook National Park (B,L,D)

  • A Unique Encounter! Tasman Glacier Terminal Lake – glacial lake cruise & walk experience
  • Afternoon Planetarium and Sir Edmund Hillary visit at the Hermitage
  • Overnight accommodation at Hotel Hermitage, Mt Cook

Day 4Mt. Cook - Wanaka (B,L,D)

  • Lunch and visit to the Cloudy Bay Winery
  • Overnight accommodation at Edgewater Wanaka

Day 5Wanaka - Te Anau (B,L,D)

  • Scenic drive from Wanaka to Te Anau
  • Te Anau Glow Worm Cave experience
  • EXCLUSIVE EVENT! Private viewing of Ata Whenua – The Shadowlands
  • Overnight accommodation at Luxmore Distinction Hotel

Day 6Te Anau - Milford Sound (B,L,D)

  • EXCLUSIVE ENCOUNTER! Guided Milford Track Walk
  • Experience the stunning scenic drive to Milford Sound
  • UNIQUE ENCOUNTER! Overnight cruise on Milford Sound

Day 7Milford Sound - Queenstown City (B,L,D)

  • Scenic drive from Milford Sound back to Te Anau
  • UNIQUE ENCOUNTER! Fiordland Jet Wilderness Tour
  • Evening cruise on TSS Earnslaw to Walter Peak including gourmet dinner
  • Overnight accommodation at Heritage Hotel, Queenstown

Day 8Queenstown City - Queenstown Airport

  • Included transfer from your hotel to Queenstown Airport

Package Terms and Conditions

Sales by 31 July 2022

Early booking discount of $100 per person until 30 June 2022

Guests on this private tour are required to be Fully Vaccinated for the Covid-19 virus.

Sales and Early booking Discount of $100pp until 17 Dec 2021. Package fares are NZD, per person, share twin, subject to minimum group size to operate (confirmed 60 days prior to departure). Package is based on specially negotiated fares for accommodation, exclusive encounters, group transport, and other inclusions based on minimum group size.  

  • Contact New Zealand Traveller for full details of this specific itinerary, inclusions and area highlights.
  • Package fares are NZD, per person, share twin, based on current promotional fares which are subject to change without notice, based on two people travelling together and share accommodations.
  • Package fares are made up of individual components from multiple suppliers and each component is subject to availability at the time of booking.
  • Deposit required: $250 per person at time of booking
  • Final payment: Due 35 days prior to departure
  • Terms & Conditions may vary by package and/or have specific requirements. Full details provided at the time of quoting/booking confirmation.
  • All New Zealand Traveller packages are subject to General Terms & Conditions.
  • Cancellation:
  1. Deposit is refundable less a $50 per person admin fee up to 35 days prior to departure.
  2. Final payment is due 35 days prior to departure all monies paid are non-refundable
  • Passenger information form to be completed.

Covid 19 policy

Where cancellation is due to NZ Government restriction on travel because of Covid-19 outbreaks either nationally or regionally, the following cancellation policy applies: 

If Covid-19 is present within the NZ community, and NZ Government travel restrictions result in the guest being unable to travel, the booking will be postponed and rescheduled where possible. Refunds are subject to approval from the suppliers with a handling fee of $50 per person for the booking.  NB: Covid-19 policy does not apply for voluntary cancellations by individuals.