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8 or 9 Day Wild West Tour

8 or 9 Day Wild West Tour

Tour Type: South Island Tour 

Duration: 8 or 9 days

Tour Starts: Christchurch or Queenstown

Ends: Picton

Winter Option Available? Yes

Prices NZD$1,685

Ice cave on Fox Glacier

 The scenic drive along the South Island's rugged West Coast recently received acknowledgement as one of the top ten drives in the World.

Wild West Tour Map

 Hugging a dramatic coastline, the drive showcases some of New Zealand's finest scenery and is the perfect introduction to the South Island.

The West Coast's diverse landscape is the perfect environment for a wide range of adventure activities and is also the ideal setting for some stunning hikes and bike rides.

Home to some of NZ's best National Parks, the rugged West Coast is an outdoor enthusiasts heaven and will leave you amazed with its beauty. 

Experience huge glaciers, amazing sunsets, pristine bays and beaches, and so much more.

You can commence your New Zealand camping adventure in either Christchurch or Queenstown. Buses run from Christchurch to Queenstown every day except for Xmas day so please let us know if you would like to spend a few days sampling Queenstown's delights prior to the start of your tour.

Why not extend your New Zealand adventure tour with a North Island extension:

Here are some great North Island add on tours:

 Hot Rocks Tour

This full loop of the North Island takes in all of the "must see" parts of this beautiful island. Explore Rotorua's thermal wonders, the pristine Coromandel Coast, the "winterless" Bay of Islands, and walk the famous Tongariro Crossing.

Northern Express Tour

  This whistle stop tour takes you north from Wellington to Auckland. Along the way we camp at a great spot and take time to visit the popular Waitomo caves.

Southern Light Tour

This action packed adventure is the perfect addition to your South Island holiday. Beginning in either Christchurch or Picton we sample some great spots before finishing in the "Adventure Capital" Queenstown!

Come and join us.

Wild West Tour Highlights

  • Choose from a wide range of adventure options including bungy jumping, rafting, skydiving, glowworm caves and lots more
  • Explore some of New Zealand's best National Parks
  • Bike sections of the New Zealand Cycle Trail plus lots of optional rides through amazing landscapes
  • Look for the elusive flightless Kiwi
  • Watch the sun set over the ocean from our West Coast accommodation
  • Sleep overnight on a boat in the pristine Abel Tasman National Park
  • Experience kiwi culture
  • Join us as we visit some hidden gems that the other tour companies don't visit
  • Enjoy the stunning Fox Glacier with a hike or optional heli hike
  • Hike through ancient forests, home to the mighty Kauri tree
  • Camp and dine at some stunning locations


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