While you’re here, you won’t want to miss – Nelson – Activities & Events Abel Tasman National Park Golden Bay / Farewell Spit Nelson Lakes Region A hotspot for creativity, recreation and golden weather… The Nelson – Tasman region enjoys some of the best weather in New Zealand with plenty of sunshine hours. It’s well-known…read more >>>
South Island Vacations
Discover New Zealand's South Island - beyond the ordinary - on your vacation. Choose from boutique wineries, breathtaking mountain vistas, endangered wildlife, high octane adventures and much, much more. You'll find it hard to decide where to travel with so many new adventures around every corner.
Click on the name of a region on the map, below, for more on what you'll discover in the South Island on your New Zealand vacation.
While you’re here, you won’t want to miss – Marlborough Sounds – Scenic Drive & Walks Pelorus Sound Mail Boat Cruise Havelock – Seafood / Souvenirs Blenheim – Wineries / Restaurants Marlborough Food & Wine Festival Sun, seafood and Sauvignon Blanc… With one of the most diverse landscapes in New Zealand, sunny Marlborough is the…read more >>>
While you’re here, you won’t want to miss – Whale-Watching Wildlife Walks Kaikoura Coast Eateries Alpine Pacific Triangle Guaranteed to give you a whale of a time… In June and July each year, migratory whales head north from Antarctica to the tropics. On the way, they like to stop-off for a feed at a little…read more >>>
While you’re here, you won’t want to miss – Hanmer Springs Alpine Village St James Walkway Waipara Valley Wine Region Inland Scenic Route 72 – Amberley to Oxford Discover all the beautiful diversity… Hurunui is a rural district just north of Christchurch on the east coast of the South Island. You could easily spend a…read more >>>
While you’re here, you won’t want to miss – The City Rebuilds Traditions Continue Dining Out More to See in Canterbury The phoenix is rising… although from rubble rather than ashes… Two devastating earthquakes in September 2010 and February 2011 have not daunted the people of Christchurch, NZ’s second-largest city. Much of the neo-gothic architecture…read more >>>
While you’re here, you won’t want to miss – Things to Do in Akaroa Banks Peninsula Scenic Reserves Scenic TranzAlpine Railway to Arthur’s Pass Arthur’s Pass Village & Activities A scenic wonderland… The Banks Peninsula and Selwyn are two of the Canterbury region’s most enigmatic and scenic districts – with many popular tourist attractions. Banks…read more >>>