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Queenstown to Christchurch

SELF-DRIVE, 4 DAYS,3 NIGHTS, 454 MI / 731 KM
A breathtaking road trip from Queenstown to Christchurch via the West Coast, have your camera ready!
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The West Coast Heritage Tour

If you love to discover gems and tales of old, there's plenty of history and heritage to soak up on the West Coast. The region ...
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

6 DAYS

DISTANCE

349 mi / 562 km

BEST TIME

ANY TIME

Sunset Motels Guide Fox Glacier to Christchurch

Drive from Fox Glacier to Christchurch. A local's tips to driving along the West Coast, through Arthurs Pass to finish in Christchurch.
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

3 DAYS

DISTANCE

251 mi / 405 km

BEST TIME

SPRING

Christchurch – Queenstown 3day 2nights

3 Days 2 nights of Untamed Natural Wilderness where time has no limit.
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS

DISTANCE

476 mi / 767 km

BEST TIME

ANY

Queenstown to Nelson via the West Coast

The West Coast of New Zealand is an untamed natural wilderness, with scenery so stunning it takes your breath away and sunsets so impressive even ...
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

4 NIGHTS 5 DAYS

DISTANCE

525 mi / 845 km

BEST TIME

ANY

Christchurch to Nelson 3 day 2 nights

Best to do this trip in the Winter for snow capped mountains. Plenty of photo opportunities on the TranzAlpine!
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SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS

DISTANCE

352 mi / 567 km

BEST TIME

WINTER

Ocean - Alpine- Sea

Mountains, forests and beaches, wildlife, art and wine meet to create magic at the Top of the South Island. We invite you to discover some ...
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

5 DAYS

DISTANCE

593 mi / 955 km

BEST TIME

ANY

Top of the South

Mountains, forests and beaches, wildlife, art and wine meet to create magic at the Top of the South Island. We invite you to discover some ...
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

9 DAYS

DISTANCE

748 mi / 1205 km

BEST TIME

ANY

3 Day Trip

A mega glory-filled three day power trip for those with an unhealthy obsession for nature, wilderness and untamed craziness.
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

3 DAYS

DISTANCE

230 mi / 371 km

BEST TIME

ANY TIME

Nelson to Christchurch via Karamea

Heading south? Head west on this epic road trip journey from Nelson to Christchurch via the West Coast.
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SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

4 DAYS,3 NIGHTS

DISTANCE

489 mi / 788 km

BEST TIME

ANYTIME

Queenstown to Christchurch

A breathtaking road trip from Queenstown to Christchurch via the West Coast, have your camera ready!
CATEGORY

SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

4 DAYS,3 NIGHTS

DISTANCE

454 mi / 731 km

BEST TIME

ANYTIME

Freshwater fishing on the West Coast

If you're after a chance to fish for wild trout, the lakes of the West Coast are perfect for you. Take a leisurely paced journey ...
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SELF-DRIVE

DURATION

5 DAYS

DISTANCE

331 mi / 533 km

BEST TIME

OCTOBER - APRIL