South Island Adventurer

South Island Adventurer

A 13-day New Zealand relaxed adventure vacation provides unspoilt landscapes and unique and memorable experiences.

South Island Adventurer

New Zealand > South Island > Abel Tasman National Park > Nelson & Marlborough > Glaciers & West Coast > Queenstown & Wanaka 

13 Days, 12 Nights

Relax and enjoy and overnight stay in Nelson before you transfer to the Abel Tasman National Park. Kayak the sheltered southern coast between Tonga Island Marine Reserve and Kaiteriteri, then walk the isolated between on a three-day Abel Tasman guided kayak and walk.

Continue down the West Coast of the South Island and relax beachfront in Punakaiki. View the Pancake Rocks and blowhole before traveling on to Franz Josef for a heli-ice climb followed by time at the Glacier Pools.
Transfer to the alpine village of Queenstown where you will enjoy a half-day self-guided bike ride around the wineries. Join a full-day guided walk on the famous Routeburn Track and board an overnight cruise on the magnificent Milford Sound.


  • Nelson
  • Abel Tasman National Park
  • Punakaiki
  • Franz Josef
  • Queenstown
  • Milford Sound
  • Routeburn Track 


  • Two nights Nelson, Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments
  • Two night /three day Abel Tasman Guided Walk and Kayak including accommodation and meals
  • One night Punakaiki Resort
  • Two nights Glenfern Villas, Franz Josef
    • Heli Ice Climbing including Glacier Pools
  • Four nights (2 pre / 2 post cruise) Kamana Lakehouse
    • Half Day Bike the Wineries Self-Guided Tour
    • Routeburn Track Guided Walk
  • One night Milford Mariner Overnight Cruise /Fly including accommodation and meals whilst onboard
  • Arrival transfer in Nelson
  • One way transfer Nelson to Punakaiki
  • One way transfer Punakaiki to Franz Josef
  • One way transfer Franz Josef to Queenstown
  • Departure transfer in Queenstown


Departure Dates Price Per Person from*
Based on Double Occupancy
January 15, 2020 - March 31, 2020 4189
April 1, 2020 - April 30, 2020 4099
May 1, 2020 - September 15, 2020 Overnight cruise does not operate
September 16, 2020 - October 31, 2020 4249
November 1, 2020 - December 10, 2020 4589
January 15, 2021 - March 15, 2021 4589

Group Size

Independent Vacation


April 1, 2020 - April 30, 2020


From $4099 per person based on double occupancy*

Trip Terms

*Prices are quoted in USD and are ‘from’, per person, based on twin share. Single supplements apply.  Black-out dates apply. Pricing is subject to availability and all prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change without notice. Prices are current at the time of posting (11/20/2019) and may differ when you book your travel. Please call for our current pricing and itinerary details. NZETA Visa is required to travel to New Zealand. CA CST: 2076233-40 | WA ID: 601 684 531 | PC-1282498.

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