NZ Trains, Fiords & Glaciers
Spoil yourself with a trip to beautiful fiords, stunning glaciers and the best scenic rail routes in New Zealand.
- DURATION 6 DAYS
- TYPE INDEPENDANT TOUR
- OPERATES DAILY
- DEPARTS CHRISTCHURCH
1 Christchurch - Dunedin
Enjoy the scenery as you travel through the Canterbury Plains to seaside Timaru and on to the very Scottish City of Dunedin. Afternoon free for optional tours.
2 Dunedin - Taieri Gorge - Queenstwon
Join the historic Taieri Gorge train to Pukerangi. Continue to Queenstown by coach.
Note: The Taieri Gorge train does not operate daily in winter if the train is not going we will either change the order of the tour or if no train is possible we will use a coach instead.
3 Full Day Excursion to Milford Sound
Regarded as one of the world’s most scenic journeys. Follow the shores of Lake Wakatipu to Te Anau, continue through the Homer Tunnel & on to Milford Sound for a majestic cruise. Including a buffet lunch.
4 A Full Day at Leisure in Queenstwon
A day of leisure in Queenstown. We have included the Skyline Gondola in your tour. Ask us about optional day tours.
5 Queenstown - Glaciers
Travel through the rugged Kawarau Gorge and over the
Haast Pass to the West Coast before heading north through dense rainforest to the Glacier region.
Overnight: Fox or Franz Josef Glacier.
6 Glaciers - Queenstown
Continue north along the rugged West Coast to Greymouth. Transfer to the famous TranzAlpine™ train for the 4 hour journey across the Southern Alps via the Otira tunnel, descending on to the Canterbury Plains before arriving early evening.