Ship under Mitra Peak in Fiordland National Park on South Island, New Zealand

South Island Romance Tour: New Zealand’s Intimate Excellence

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited

New Zealand

Places Visited

Queenstown, Doubtful Sound, Kaikoura, Christchurch

Suggested Duration

7 Days

Celebrate in style with the most romantic one-week tour of New Zealand’s South Island. Handcrafted with exquisite private activities and five-star accommodations, these seven days offer very personal experiences in majestically wild landscapes. Get ready to wander hand in hand through the finest New Zealand nature, from fjords to glaciers and plains.

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Trip Highlights

  • Cruise around Fiordland on a private helicopter tour, touching down on glaciers and mountains for some very personal time in the wild
  • Lose yourself in the misty wonder of Doubtful Sound on an overnight cruise that will cut you off from the everyday world
  • Escape to South Island’s finest accommodation, where there is all the space you need for romance to flourish
  • Take a private yacht to the Pacific for some close-up encounters with migratory whales
  • Indulge in the fine flavors of Central Otago, which is the world’s southernmost wine region
  • Gasp at the Canterbury Plains on a beautiful hot air balloon ride and a Champagne breakfast
  • Wander hand in hand through Middle Earth as part of a private 4WD tour, beginning in Queenstown
  • Enjoy South Island spas, explore winding cliffs, take a picnic on a private mountaintop, and dine at some of the island’s finest restaurants

Starting Price

$2,270 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.

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