Southern Wanderer Rail & Road Tour

South Island Tour Packages

11th - 24th August 2019

From East to West, an experience with the Best! An adventure by rail and road around the South Island is the only way to discover the heritage of our early settlers and the grand scenic beauty of the south. Travel through spectacular gorges, over viaducts, bridges and engineering feats and traverse the Southern Alps by train.
Coordinated and managed exclusively by Shavourn Jones and Twilight Travel & Tours professional tour leaders.

Highlights include: TranzAlpine crossing through the Southern Alps, Westport and Denniston Plateau. Southern main trunk line from Christchurch to Bluff. Taieri Gorge Excursion Train. Central Otago, Queenstown and Milford Sound Scenic Cruise. Two night stays in Christchurch, Greymouth, Dunedin, Queenstown, Te Anau.

Tour Includes:
  • Home collection & drop off within Auckland(Whangaparaoa to Papakura), Tauranga, Wellington & Christchurch (metropolitan areas)
  • Return flights Christchurch/Dunedin
  • Airport transfers Christchurch/Dunedin
  • Railway station transfers
  • Charter train on rail sectors
  • Touring coach on non rail sectors
  • 13 nights accommodation
  • Daily cooked breakfast
  • Daily buffet or 3 course dinners
  • 6 lunches
  • Morning/afternoon teas onboard train
  • Taieri Gorge Train Excursion
  • Milford Sound Excursion
  • Sightseeing as specified in itinerary
  • Luggage handling between hotels
  • Hotel porterage and driver gratuities
  • Professional tour leaders


14 Days From:
  • Auckland or Wellington $5415.00
  • Hamilton or Tauranga $5620.00
  • Christchurch $5200.00
  • 12 days from Christchurch $4800.00
  • Prices are in NZ$ per person twin share
  • Single room supplement $1210.00
  • Prices from other towns/regions on application, please phone 0800 999 887.
  • Twin share guaranteed.
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Twilight Travel & Tours is a New Zealand owned boutique tour operator providing small group tours within New Zealand since 2005.
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