Stunning driving routes not to be missed in New Zealand's South Island
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Charming driving routes not to be missed in New Zealand's South Island
New Zealand has some of the most spectacular driving routes in the world. Imagine cruising along the west coast of the South Island, stopping to admire the Pancake Rocks and Franz Josef Glacier. Or drive from Christchurch to Queenstown, passing by attractions such as Lake Tekapo and Lake Pukaki. Or take the Twin Coast Discovery Highway to the top of the North Island.
The South Island is home to 10 of New Zealand's 14 national parks, renowned for jaw-dropping alpine scenery, glaciers and interesting wildlife experiences.
Here are some suggested routes:
1. Wellington to Queenstown via Aoraki Mount Cook
On a journey of approximately 4 days from Wellington to Queenstown, you will be treated to some of New Zealand's most impressive landscapes.
2. South Island Wonders Itinerary
Embark on an unforgettable three-week journey to the South Island. You'll travel through glaciers, mountains and dramatic landscapes, with plenty of thrilling activities along the way.
3. Mountains and Glaciers South Island Itinerary
Enjoy some of the South Island's most stunning natural scenery on this 10-day alpine and glacier tour.
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