Christchurch/ Mt Cook/ Queenstown ( Milford Sound) Tour with Private Guide (South Island ,New Zealand)

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Tour Number

Activity Level

35323


Categories

Other, Nature and Wildlife, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (basic), English (fluent)

A 4 Day Tour of the best of the South Island


Experience the beauty of the South Island on a private tour. . . . . . feel the moods of the mountains and lakes. . . . absorb the many shades of green, blue and other colors of nature ! Many speak of the amazing warm light in the mornings and evenings. Christchurch-Mt Cook-Wanaka-Queenstown-Milford Sound-Queenstown (optional return to Chch) as in the itinerary with lots of stops at places of interest and for photos.
I can create a customized tour for you in case you have any special requests or if you are more than 11 and need a larger vehicle.

Itinerary

DAY 1 : Airport pickup. Christchurch city tour. Christchurch - Lake Tekapo (walk up or drive up Mt John-great views)
- Mt Cook (total 5 hours drive)
OPTION Edmund Hillary Centre , Planetarium, 3d Mt Cook movie

DAY 2: Mt Cook - Wanaka - Queenstown (3. 5 hours drive)
OPTION : Puzzling World

DAY 3: Queenstown/Arrowtown sight-seeing OR
OPTION 1: Real Journeys. . . . Queenstown - Milford Sound (with Scenic Cruise)- Queenstown Tour
OPTION 2: Real Journeys. . . . Queenstown - Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise - Queenstown Tour

DAY 4: Local Tour (Kawarau Bungy- Bridge etc. )
Drop-off at Queenstown Airport before 12 noon (or Christchurch as driver/guide returns to Chch in minibus)

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel

Duration: 4 days

Transportation

Our vehicle is a modern 2013 Toyota Hiace Minibus with 11 passenger seats and a microphone for commentary. We have air-conditioning and the seatbacks can be adjusted. The seat configuration is 2+1 passengers along the back two rows with 2 passengers per row in the front 2 rows. There is one seat next to the driver (great for those who love photography).IE from the rear 1+2,1+2, 2, 2 and 1 passenger seat (front). Your baggage is safely stored in a trailer unit.

What’s Included

Other: The services of your guide and transport are included. Our LTNZ licenced vehicle is a modern 2013 Toyota Hiace Minibus with 11 passenger seats and a microphone for commentary. We have air-conditioning and the seatbacks can be adjusted. The seat configuration is 2+1 passengers along the back two rows with 2 passengers per row in the front 2 rows. There is one seat next to the driver (great for those who love photography).IE from the rear 1+2,1+2, 2, 2 and 1 passenger seat (front). Single seats are 42 cm wide (approx. 14 inches) and double seats are 89 cm wide (approx. 30 inches for 2 pax)
We are licenced to operate under both a SPSL (small pax service licence) and a LPSL (large pax service licence...over 11 pax) if needed.
Our insurance is with Lowe, Schollum and Jones (including standard industry $10,000,000 liability insurance) and my vehicle is FULLY compliant to be operated on tours as required by NZ law (Certificate of Fitness AND Certificate of Loading). Your baggage is safely stored in a trailer unit.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 NZD - Please see List of options in What Extra for possible expenses that are not included in the Price of the tour. Its always a good idea to have some cash on hand for personal purchases.

What’s Extra

Other: Meals

Accommodation (contact me to discuss options)

Optional Activities such as :

Edmund Hillary Centre , Planetarium, 3d Mt Cook movie ($26NZ), Mt Cook Village

Puzzling World ($15NZ), Wanaka - a maze and puzzle rooms, optical illusions etc.

Real Journeys Day Tour and Cruise on Milford Sound ($220USD)- world famous cruise with optional buffet lunch ($40USD)which must be pre-booked

Real Journeys Day Tour and WQilderness Cruise on Doubtful Sound ($250USD)

Queenstown : Jet-boating, Earnslaw lake cruise, sky-diving, bungy-jumping, Maori Culture Show/Gondola etc.

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    3750 USD(for up to 10 people) (duration: 4 days) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    35323


    Categories

    Other, Nature and Wildlife, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Japanese (basic), English (fluent)

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