2 days in South Island Itinerary

2 days in South Island Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Queenstown
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Queenstown
— 1 day
Fly + Bus:  5 h 15 min
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Blenheim
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Queenstown

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Queenstown

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then push the limits with an extreme tour, and then have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Queenstown trip maker tool.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Queenstown International Airport. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Blenheim.

Things to do in Queenstown

Fun & Games Tours Outdoors
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Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Spas

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Blenheim

Blenheim ©
Enjoy a heady holiday in Blenheim, the most populous town in the wine-growing region of Marlborough.
Explore Marlborough Wine Tours has been added to your itinerary. On the 27th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Hunter's Wines Cellar Door & Wine Shop, awaken your taste buds at Explore Marlborough Wine Tours, and then examine the collection at Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Blenheim route planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Queenstown to Blenheim in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March in Blenheim, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Blenheim

Tours Museums Wineries
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Explore Marlborough Wine Tours ©
Explore Marlborough Wine Tours
Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre ©
Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre
Hunter's Wines Cellar Door & Wine Shop ©
Hunter's Wines Cellar Door & Wine Shop

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