Cities covered: Christchurch, Kaikoura, Blenheim, Nelson, Punakaiki
Duration: 07 nights / 08 days
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Day 1 – Christchurch
Arrive in Christchurch, largest city of New Zealand’s South Island known for its English Heritage. Enjoy a half day tour of Christchurch. Hangout with the little blue penguins and experience the real snow and ice at Antarctic Centre. Board the Gondola and enjoy a spectacular 360 degree view of the city and harbor.
Day 2 – Christchurch – Kaikoura
You will be driven to Kaikoura, a town known for profuse wildlife. Embark on cruise for a marine mammal encounter – sperm whale, hectors dolphin, fur seals and royal albatross.
Day 3 – Kaikoura – Blenheim
Today you will be driven to Blenhein, one of the sunniest towns in the country known as a gateway to the wineries of Wairau Valley. Balance day at leisure.
Day 4 – Blenheim – Nelson
Experience the Marlborough Wine region by visiting a winery including tasting. Continue your exploration with a scenic Greenshell Mussel Cruise and witness the natural beauty of Marlborough Sound. Later dive to Nelson, a town known for its arts and craft.
Day 5 – Nelson
Full day free to explore the city on your own.
Day 6 – Nelson – Punakaiki
Today you will be driven to Punakaiki, known for its Pancakes Rocks and Blowholes. Balance day at leisure.
Day 7 – Punakaiki – Greymouth – Christchurch
Proceed to Greymouth, the largest town on the west coast of New Zealand to board the train to Christchurch. Balance day is at leisure.
Day 8 – Christchurch – International Flight
This morning, you will be driven to Airport for your International Flight.
02 nights stay at Christchurch
01 night stay at Kaikoura
01 night stay at Blenheim
02 nights stay at Nelson
01 night stay at Punakaiki
Guided Tour: Christchurch
Christchurch: Antarctic Centre, Gondola Ride
Blenheim: Winery Tour with tasting, Greenshell Mussel Cruise
TranzAlpine train from Greymouth to Christchurch
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