5 days in New Zealand Itinerary

5 days in New Zealand Itinerary

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Te Anau
— 2 nights
2
Queenstown
— 2 nights

2
nights
Te Anau

Te Anau ©
Set among the picturesque peaks and glacially carved fiords of Fiordland National Park, Te Anau offers those wishing to explore the park a great place to stay and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of a small town in an enviable location.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): trek along The Chasm Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Milford Sound, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Gunn. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Lake Te Anau and then contemplate the waterfront views at Doubtful Sound.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Te Anau trip website.

Melbourne, Australia to Te Anau is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) is 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Queenstown.

Things to do in Te Anau

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Gunn
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Doubtful Sound ©
Doubtful Sound
Milford Sound ©
Milford Sound
Lake Te Anau ©
Lake Te Anau

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nights
Queenstown

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
On the 16th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at William Gilbert Rees Statue, get interesting insight from Tours, then learn about winemaking at Peregrine Wines, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Kiwi Birdlife Park, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Queenstown trip builder site.

Traveling by bus from Te Anau to Queenstown takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Queenstown

Tours · Outdoors · Fun & Games
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Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown
Spas
Speed Boats Tours

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