South Island Highlights – Self Drive

08 Nights/ 09 Days


Day 1: Arrive Christchurch
On arrival to Christchurch Airport, collect your car and drive to your hotel.
Evening at leisure, overnight at hotel.

Day 2: At Christchurch
After breakfast, depart for city orientation tour of Christchurch. Evening at leisure.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 3: Christchurch-Queenstown
Today after breakfast we depart for the beautiful city of Queenstown, upon arrival check into hotel, remaining day at leisure.

Day 4: At Queenstown
After having an early breakfast, we depart for the famous Milford Sound cruise at 0700hrs.
Described as the 8th wonder of the world, Milford Sound is a journey, not just a destination. Embark on a day trip through Fiordland National Park and the Te Wai Pounamu World Heritage Site.
Depart Queenstown for a scenic journey south between The Remarkable mountain range and Lake Wakatipu.
Enjoy 2 hours on the fiord and experience the spray of the waterfalls from the safety of inside the boat – or be brave and get right under it. Then, it’s time to get back to your car for the return journey to Queenstown.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 5: At Queenstown
Today after breakfast we depart to enjoy the Luge Rides and Skyline Gondola.
Remaining day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Queenstown -Franz Josef
Today we depart for the beautiful glacier town of Franz Josef.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 7: At Franz Josef
Day free for optional activities.

Day 8: Franz Josef- Christchurch
Today we depart back to Christchurch.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 9: Depart Christchurch
After breakfast, leave for the airport; drop off your car, and take your flight back to India.


Hotel Category USD
3* Accommodation + Compact Sedan 755 per person
4* Accommodation + Premium Sedan 1005 per person

Inclusions & Exclusions


3 nights’ accommodation at Ibis 3*/Novotel 4* in Christchurch incl breakfast

3 nights’ accommodation at Rydges Lake town 3*/Novotel Lakeside 4* in Queenstown incl breakfast.

2 nights’ accommodation at Franz Alpine Resort 3*/ Scenic Hotel Franz Glacier in Franz Josef 4*

Half day city tour in Christchurch.

Milford sound cruise, Skyline Gondola and Luge ride in Queenstown.

Self drive car for the entire trip Compact Sedan/Premium Sedan


Airfare, Visa, Travel Insurance; Car Fuel; Road Taxes if any

Tips & Gratuities

Any expense of personal nature

Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

G.S.T. @5%

Note:     Prices are per person on Double Sharing basis.

Hotel Check in usually at 1400 hrs. and check out 1100 hrs.

Prices are based on the lowest run of the house rates at designated hotels.

Surcharges may apply during peak season or high occupancy periods.

Date Specific price will be quoted based on clients travel dates.

Rental for self drive car is based on 4 person travelling in 1 car.