Ten things you must do in New Zealand's South Island

Ten things you must do in New Zealand's South Island

9 February 2017

1.   Cruise Milford Sound

Experience one of the most stunning natural attractions New Zealand has to offer and cruise through mirror like water reflecting mountainous horizons

2.   Hike on a Glacier

Take in the breaktaking ice formations for an experience to remember.

3.   Skip Rocks at Lake Rotoiti

With views of towering mountains and perfectly still water this one is a must for walking in picturesque scenery

4.   Ski or Snowboard in Wanaka

Incredible ski resorts such as Treble Cone and Cardrona great for both beginners and more advanced of those in snow sports

5.   Take a trip on the Tranz Alpine

One of the most scenic train rides you will ever take you will be pinching yourself the whole time! 

6.   Visit Mount Cook National Park

Home to one of the highest mountain and longest glaciers, if mountain climbing isn't your kind of fun then the park provides for some of the best star-gazing opportunities

7.   Experience Doubtful Sound

Bigger than Milford Sound, a must do for those who enjoyed the sights of Milford Sound

8.   See the Blue Penguin Colony

See these adorable little legends waddle, surf and nest at a rock quarry area in Oamaru 


9.   Swim with Dolphins

An incredible experience with such smart and gentle creatures in the wild!


10.   Picnic at Lake Wanaka

New Zealand's fourth largest lake boasts crystal clear water and truly is a tranquil place to host a picnic

Have we got you inspiread yet? Want to visit New Zealand yourself to see what all the fuss is about? Contact Us today and we will sort you out! We have a great range of flexible bus passesoverland tours and activities in the South Island and so can plan you the perfect trip!