Queenstown to Greymouth
Enjoy the stunning scenery of the west coast of the South Island.
Passing through 11, Queenstown, for 4 days
Day: 1 - Queenstown
If adventure and adrenalin are what you're looking for then Queenstown is your place! Sky-diving, bungy jumping, jet boating, white water rafting and heli-skiing, activities that are gauranteed to get your heart racing.
For the more laid back travellers, take a swim in the crystal clear waters of Lake Wakatipu or take a wander through the busy town centre for some retail therapy.
Day: 2 - Queenstown to Te Anau
Base yourself in Te Anau for the day and night and take a drive to Milford Sound or Lake Manapouri.
This area has stunning scenery and walks that will make for fantastic holiday photos. Just remember to take insect repellent where ever you go!
Day: 3 - Te Anau to Franz Josef
Drive to north to Wanaka and head west past the Southern Alps. Stop for a photo opportunity at one of the many rivers that have originated from the alpine terrain.
Once in Franz Josef acquaint yourself with the small township and head down to one of the local bars or information centre.
Day: 4 - Franz Josef to Greymouth
Spend the morning on a guided tour up the Franz Josef glacier. There are all types of different walks to suit fitness levels and is well worth the experience!
Warm up in one of the local bars after your morning and then head towards Greymouth along the west coast making sure to stop off where possible for spectacular scenery photos.