For more specific details on attractions in each city, check all the individual cities/sites posts under Destinations-Oceania-New Zealand.

Best Time To Visit: Seasons are opposite to the Northern Hemisphere and most people who visit New Zealand choose to come during the summer season, which is December through February.

Day 1-2: Queenstown

To Do: Gondola, Shotover Jet Boat, Bungee at Kawarau Gorge Suspension Bridge, TSS Earnslaw Steamship Cruise on Lake Wakatipu, Peregrin Winery

Eat: Atlas Beer Cafe, Flame Bar & Grill (make a reservation), Fergburger
Day 3: Milford Sound
Day 4:  Mount Cook, Lake Pukaki, Tasman Glacier

To Do: Hooker Valley Trek, Glacier Explorers Boat Tour

Eat: Old Mountaineers' Cafe, Bar and Restaurant
Day 5: Lake Tekapo 

To Do: Church of the Good Shepherd 

Eat: Reflections Restaurant
Day 6: Fox Glacier

To Do: Skydive

Eat: Cook Saddle Cafe & Saloon
Day 7: Franz Joseph Glacier

To Do: Helicopter Ride, Hike FJ Glacier  

Eat: The Landing
Day 8: Drive to Christchurch 

To Do: Arthur's Pass
Day 9: Christchurch 

To Do: Botanic Gardens, 185 Empty White Chairs, Gondola, Tram City Tour, Punting on the Avon

Eat: Pedros House of Lamb
Day 10: Sumner Beach

To Do: Beach!

Eat: Beach Bar, Cave Rock

 

 

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