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Journey through the natural beauty of the New Zealand on one of our New Zealand South Island tours. Our holiday packages can be customised to curate the perfect South Island itinerary to suit you. From thrill-seekers looking to enjoy some jet boating to those looking to just take in the incredible beauty of locations such as Queenstown, Wanaka, Fox Glacier, and much more along the way, there is a South Island self-drive or coach tour for you. As Pure New Zealand specialists, the team at Pure Journeys have designed New Zealand South Island tours to include the must-see attractions and locations as well as some of those off-the-beaten track experiences that life long memories are made of. Throughout the booking process, you will also get to enjoy our famous & uncompromising dedication to excellent service.

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8 days Map
  • 8 days/7 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$2,044pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Hotel 4 star
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
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One of our most popular tours this 8 day scenic route will give you a wonderful 'taste' of the South Island’s beauty and diversity. Visit its two largest cities, Christchurch and Dunedin, Mt Cook National Park and Te Anau the gateway to Fiordland National Park. You then experience the excitement of Queenstown before heading north to the unique West Coast Glacier region. The finale to this tour is crossing the Southern Alps on board the TranzAlpine Scenic Train as you return to Christchurch.

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NZD$2,346
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11 days Map
  • 11 days/10 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$1,924pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touring

This South Island loop takes you along the coast between the South’s two largest cities, Christchurch and Dunedin. In Dunedin you have time to explore the unique wildlife of the Otago Peninsula, before continuing south to Te Anau, gateway to Milford Sound where you’ll cruise the length of the fiord.  This 11 day tour wouldn’t be complete without 2 nights in the ‘Adventure Capital’ of Queenstown before you follow the Southern Alps north to Mt Cook National Park and back to Christchurch.

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10 days Map
  • 10 days/9 night Journey from Christchurch to Queenstown
  • Prices start from NZD$1,828pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringFood & wineWildlife & nature

Taking you south from Christchurch, this 10 day includes the majestic scenery of the lower South Island.  Beginning with the large open spaces of the McKenzie Country and Mt. Cook National Park, you then travel to the coast and the Scottish influenced city of Dunedin with its nearby wildlife havens.  In Fiordland there is a full day to explore Milford Sound including a Real Journeys Nature Cruise, before you continue to the mountains and lakes of the Southern Lakes region.

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NZD$1,828
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25 days Map
  • 25 days/24 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$5,188pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringFood & wineThe Hobbit & LOTRWalking & hikingWildlife & nature

This comprehensive tour carves a figure eight through spectacular South Island scenery.  You'll experience all New Zealand's south has to offer, from wildlife and wilderness to vineyards and heritage.

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9 days Map
  • 9 days/8 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$4,024pp (low season, specific configuration)
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  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringFood & wineLuxury touringWildlife & nature

This itinerary is one of our most popular South Island tours. In just 9 days capture the essence of the South Island's cities, lakes, mountains, fiords, glaciers and many more attractions.

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10 days Map
  • 10 days/9 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$1,903pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringFood & wineWildlife & nature

Visit the less explored upper South Island, home to amazing wildlife, including whales in Kaikoura and the delightful seal colony in Abel Tasman National Park.  In Blenheim, you’ll sample the region’s best known export, the Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc before heading south to the West Coast and Punakaiki Rocks.  You return to Christchurch via Arthur’s Pass National Park, an amazing place to discover natural New Zealand including the cheeky Kea which is regularly seen in the park.

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14 days Map
  • 14 days/13 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$3,075pp (low season, specific configuration)
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  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringWalking & hikingWildlife & nature

Self drive this classic South Island route and enjoy some of the finest day walks in New Zealand. Plus of course, time to enjoy everything else the region has to offer.

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NZD$3,917
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15 days Map
  • 15 days/14 night Journey from Queenstown to Queenstown
  • Prices start from NZD$3,527pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringFood & wineThe Hobbit & LOTRWildlife & nature

Starting and finishing in the 'adventure capital' of Queenstown This comprehensive South Island itinerary visits every South Island must see location including Milford Sound, Mt Cook National Park, Christchurch, Abel Tasman National Park and Nelson, and the West Coast Glaciers.

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NZD$3,527
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10 days Map
  • 10 days/9 night Journey from Wellington to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$2,831pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Hotel 4 star
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringFood & wineWildlife & nature

From the North Island you’ll cruise across the Cook Strait, passing through the picturesque Marlborough Sounds to Picton.  From here you’ll journey south for an exploration of mountains, glaciers and coastlines that are home to a range of marine wildlife.  Highlights of this tour include, Mt. Cook National Park, the spectacular West Coast and the grand finale which takes you across the Southern Alps on board the Tranz Alpine Scenic Train.

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NZD$2,831
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8 days Map
  • 8 days/7 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$2,943pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Boutique lodges & hotels
  • NZ South Island Self Drive
Family touringFood & wineLuxury touringWildlife & nature

Explore the South Island on this 8 day circumnavigation. Visit Mt Cook National Park, Queenstown, Te Anau, the gateway to Fiordland National Park and the West Coast Glaciers. Complete your trip with a train journey across the Southern Alps back to Christchurch

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NZD$2,943
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