Activities across the South Island, New Zealand. Across South Island, NZ Activities types include: Air, Helicopter & Balloon, Cruises, Sailing & Water, Cultural & Theme, Day Trips & Excursions, Food, Wine & Nightlife, Multi-day & Extended, Outdoor Activities, Shows, Concerts & Sports, Tours & Sightseeing.

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South Island (24)

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Air, Helicopter & Balloon (3)
Cruises, Sailing & Water (7)
Cultural & Theme (8)
Day Trips & Excursions (6)
Food, Wine & Nightlife (2)
Multi-day & Extended (3)
Outdoor Activities (11)
Shows, Concerts & Sports (1)
Tours & Sightseeing (3)
Transportation (1)
Walking & Biking (6)
Water Sports (6)

Activity Listings (1-10 of 24)

3 Day Southern Highlights Scenic Tour

3 Day Southern Highlights Scenic Tour

Multi-day Coach Tour - South Island

A three day tour offering the best the South Island has to give. Travel to Mount Cook, Queenstown, Milford and Dunedin before returning to Christchurch More...

Kawarau River Rafting from Queenstown

Kawarau River Rafting from Queenstown

White Water Rafting - South Island - Starting from $199.00 per person

Enjoy this great introduction to white water rafting. The four rapids on the Kawarau River are exciting and the scenery is superb. This grade 2-3 rafting trip is perfect for first time rafters, families and school groups. It provides a great taste of white water action with plenty of opportunities to splash around, try a cliff jump or even swim through a rapid! More...

Half Day Small Group Mavora Lakes 4WD Expedition from Te Anau

Half Day Small Group Mavora Lakes 4WD Expedition from Te Anau

4WD Tour - South Island - Starting from $175.00 per person

Enjoy a half day small group expedition around Mavora Lakes, one of the gems of the Southern Lakes district. You will be driving the famous Wild Rides ‘Wilder Beast’ comfortable 4WD vehicle. There will be plenty of water crossings and will even spend time driving through the lake itself when the water level is high. A true off-road experience in one of New Zealand’s most beautiful areas. Stop for a snack in the wilderness at Carey’s hut where the only other people you may see are explorers... More...

Private Tour: Waiatoto Jet Boat River Safari from Haast

Private Tour: Waiatoto Jet Boat River Safari from Haast

Private Tour - South Island - Starting from $1500.00 per person

Have an exclusive experience for up to 8 people on this 3-hour private Waiatoto River Safari from Haast. With many tours in New Zealand to choose from, why not try something incredibly different and special on this jet boat adventure. You will be in the surrounds of extraordinary nature with the option to bring your own lunch. This is the only mountain to sea jet boat tour in New Zealand.
This private tour includes the boat and local owner who is also your driver and personal guide for up to... More...

Hovercraft Ethereal Evening Experience Cruise on Lake Pukaki from Twizel

Hovercraft Ethereal Evening Experience Cruise on Lake Pukaki from Twizel

Sightseeing Cruise - South Island - Starting from $120.00 per person

Join us on a 40- minute scenic trip around Lake Pukaki. Sit back and enjoy the beautiful views and informative commentary from your crew member of the iconic Aoraki Mount Cook and surroundings, as you hover over the turquoise lake past Morgans Island, Tekapo Power Station and Lake Town, were the Hobbit was filmed. On way back experience the thrill of our horizontal slides. Your hover experience also includes a free transfer courtesy van from the Twizel township. More...

Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Kayak Tour

Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Kayak Tour

Sightseeing Cruise - South Island - Starting from $74.00 per person

An all-inclusive nature experience with excellent wildlife viewing, the package gives you the longest, best value daytime cruise experience in Milford Sound. This cruise option enables you to really explore the beauty of the fiord. With a delicious Picnic Lunch and visit to the Milford Sound Underwater Observatory included, it’s the complete cruise experience.
If you want to get up close to nature double the adventure and add an hour of relaxed kayaking around sheltered Harrison Cove to your... More...

Milford Sound Coach & Nature Cruise with Buffet Lunch from Te Anau

Milford Sound Coach & Nature Cruise with Buffet Lunch from Te Anau

Day Tour - South Island - Starting from $169.00 per person

Journey in comfort on one of our brand new, glass-roof coaches and take in incredible, panoramic views on the road to Milford Sound. Enjoy entertaining commentary, and let us show you the best stops along the way as you connect seamlessly to your Milford Sound cruise.
Discover native wildlife, towering waterfalls and majestic mountains on our extended Milford Sound Nature Cruise. Get within touching distance of impressive rock walls and close enough to feel the full force of the powerful... More...

Day Trip to Arthur's Pass including TranzAlpine Train from Christchurch

Day Trip to Arthur's Pass including TranzAlpine Train from Christchurch

Day Tour - South Island - Starting from $350.00 per person

Experience the South Island's remarkable natural landscapes by taking a journey on the TranzAlpine train from Christchurch to Arthur's Pass, which is considered one of the world's greatest train journeys for the scenery through which it passes. Enjoy breathtaking views of Canterbury Plains, Southern Alps, ice-fed Waimakariri River, lush beech forests and stunning landscapes. Explore walking tracks in Arthur's Pass National Park with spectacular mountain views & pristine waterfalls. Capture... More...

Hovercraft Amphibious Afternoon Adventure Cruise on Lake Pukaki from Twizel

Hovercraft Amphibious Afternoon Adventure Cruise on Lake Pukaki from Twizel

Sightseeing Cruise - South Island - Starting from $120.00 per person

Join us on a 40- minute scenic trip around Lake Pukaki. Sit back and enjoy the beautiful views and informative commentary from your crew member of the iconic Aoraki Mount Cook and surroundings, as you hover over the turquoise lake past Morgans Island, Tekapo Power Station and Lake Town, were the Hobbit was filmed. On way back experience the thrill of our horizontal slides. Your hover experience also includes a free transfer courtesy van from the Twizel township. More...

3-Day Landsborough Rafting Tour from Queenstown

3-Day Landsborough Rafting Tour from Queenstown

Multi-day Tour - South Island - Starting from $1999.00 per person

Immerse yourself in the rugged wilderness of the West Coast on a 3-day guided rafting adventure.  Paddle grade 3-4 rapids of the Landsborough Valley, through dense rain forest, taking in hanging glaciers and wildlife.  Three course meals, NZ wine and helicopter transfers included. A perfect mix of tranquility and pure adventure waiting for you! More...

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Attic BackpackersAttic Backpackers - Hostel.

Located in Auckland and with Aotea Centre reachable within 200 metres, Attic Backpackers provides a tour desk,...

Taste of Fiordland Scenic Helicopter Flight from Te AnauTaste of Fiordland Scenic Helicopter Flight from Te Anau - Helicopter Tour - South Island. Starting from $258.75 per person.

Admire New Zealand’s natural beauty from the air on this 20-minute scenic helicopter flight over Fiordland from Te...

 

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