Recent Searches
Clear
icon_solid_phone
Questions? (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785

To limit the spread of the coronavirus, attractions may be closed or have partial closures. Please consult government travel advisories before booking. The WHO is closely monitoring the coronavirus and more information can be found here.

South Island Tours, Tickets, & Activities

Category
Filter
Select Dates
Today
Tomorrow




All Experiences

1,169 Tours and Tickets in South Island

Sort by:Featured

Did you know?You can reserve your spot today and pay when you're ready.
Learn more
Did you know?
You can reserve your spot today and pay when you're ready.Learn more

Half-Day Milford Sound Flight and Cruise from QueenstownDay Cruises

Half-Day Milford Sound Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

star-5
The glacial waters, soaring cliffs, and thundering waterfalls of Milford Sound are spectacular from all angles, and this half-day tour takes in all the highlights. Enjoy thrilling aerial views of the Fiordland National Park on a round-trip flight from Queenstown, and marvel at Mitre Peak, Bowen Falls, and Mount Pembroke on a scenic Milford Sound cruise. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
...  More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD367.93 
From  
USD367.93 
Learn More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Milford Sound Experience Full Day from QueenstownDay Cruises

Milford Sound Experience Full Day from Queenstown

star-5
Arguably the most scenic destination in New Zealand, Milford Sound offers a sweeping landscape of jagged snow-capped mountains, shimmering fjords and lakes, towering waterfalls and emerald greenery. Travel with a small group by coach from Queenstown to Fiordland National Park to explore this lush wilderness, including a boat cruise on the Milford Sound. You also see The Remarkables mountain range, Lake Wakatipu—New Zealand's longest lake, and Lake Te Anau—the South Island’s the largest lake.
...  More
  • 13 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD126.35 
From  
USD126.35 
Learn More
  • 13 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise with Scenic Round-Trip Flight from QueenstownDay Cruises

Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise with Scenic Round-Trip Flight from Queenstown

star-5
Take a window seat for a scenic round-trip flight from Queenstown to Milford Sound, and see the splendor of Fiordland National Park from the air and sea. Board a cruise and pass dramatic waterfalls and Mitre Peak as you travel to the Tasman Sea. Then soar over the Southern Alps on your return.
...  More
  • 5 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD365.08 
From  
USD365.08 
Learn More
  • 5 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Reserve Now & Pay Later
Secure your must-do activities without being locked in
Milford Sound Fly, Cruise and Helicopter Tour from QueenstownDay Trips

Milford Sound Fly, Cruise and Helicopter Tour from Queenstown

star-5
Take your Milford Sound visit to ‘new heights’ thanks to this half-day adventure trip combining a scenic plane flight, boat cruise, and helicopter ride. Experience the majesty of Fjordland National Park during a scenic plane ride before landing in Milford Sound for a leisurely boat cruise. Cap it all off with a helicopter ride back to Queenstown, including an alpine snow landing.
...  More
  • 5 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD612.33 
From  
USD612.33 
Learn More
  • 5 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Te Anau Glow Worm Caves TourNature & Wildlife

Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour

star-4.5
See the glowworm caves of Te Anau on an underground adventure sure to charm visitors of all ages. An informative guide joins you on the 2hour and 15 minute Te Anau glowworm caves tour, starting with a cruise across Lake Te Anau. Then marvel at the shimmering illumination of thousands of glowworms as you glide through the quiet darkness of this magical underground world.
...  More
  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD65.40 
From  
USD65.40 
Learn More
  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Dinner at Walter Peak High Country Farm and Cruise from QueenstownDay Cruises

Dinner at Walter Peak High Country Farm and Cruise from Queenstown

star-4.5
Board the TSS "Earnslaw," a vintage steamship, for an evening cruise on Queenstown’s scenic Lake Wakatipu. Arriving at Walter Peak High Country Farm, you’re treated to a sumptuous barbecue dinner at the Colonel’s Homestead. Sink your teeth into roasted meats and seafood, homemade desserts, and a New Zealand cheeseboard. After dinner, see farm demonstrations or purchase a drink and simply relax in the bar.
...  More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD81.90 
From  
USD81.90 
Learn More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Franz Josef Glacier Heli-HikeHiking & Camping

Franz Josef Glacier Heli-Hike

star-4.5
On this Franz Josef Glacier helicopter tour and hike, land atop the glacier and explore ice caves and pinnacles with a small group. Soar above New Zealand’s Southern Alps during a scenic flight, then grab your crampons and make your way through dramatic ice formations during a moderately difficult hike. After your return flight, rejuvenate with a complimentary blissful soak at Glacier Hot Pools. Numbers are limited to 11 to ensure personalized attention from your expert guide.
...  More
  • 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD307.93 
From  
USD307.93 
Learn More
  • 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Shore Excursion: Dunedin City Highlights, Coastal Train and Castle GardenFull-day Tours

Shore Excursion: Dunedin City Highlights, Coastal Train and Castle Garden

star-5
Combine top Dunedin experiences into a single day of sightseeing on a Port Chalmers shore excursion that includes a city tour, Larnach Castle Garden, and a 90-minute ride on a coastal train through the scenic Otago Peninsula. A flexible mix of guided and independent activities gives you the best of both worlds: you’ll get a fascinating, guided introduction to Dunedin highlights, but enjoy the freedom to explore on your own.
...  More
  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD117.22 
From  
USD117.22 
Learn More
  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Franz Josef Heli Hiking Guided Tour Ski & Snow

Franz Josef Heli Hiking Guided Tour

star-4.5
Experience a Franz Josef Glacier heli-hike as you explore ice caves and other glacial terrain with a professional guide.  Then don provided boots, jacket and ice axe for a guided hike past deep crevasses and towering ice-blue pinnacles before the return chopper ride down. Choose from seasonal departure times to suit your schedule.
...  More
  • 3 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD315.83 
From  
USD315.83 
Learn More
  • 3 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from QueenstownNature & Wildlife

Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

star-5
Located in the heart of Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound forms part of the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage site. Explore the stunning fiord by air and water during a half-day excursion. The exhilarating, round-trip helicopter flight from Queenstown includes a glacier landing on Mt. Tutoko. Perhaps spot dolphins, seals, and penguins during an unforgettable cruise.
...  More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD701.58 
From  
USD701.58 
Learn More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise from Te AnauDay Trips

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise from Te Anau

star-5
Embark on a cruise of Doubtful Sound in New Zealand, starting from Te Anau or Manapouri. Travel by coach to Manapouri Lake for a short boat ride, followed by a bus trip over Wilmot Pass. En route, stop for alpine views of the UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park, before taking in the dramatic landscapes, soaring peaks, and wildlife of Doubtful Sound.
...  More
  • 9 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD176.90 
From  
USD176.90 
Learn More
  • 9 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Day Cruise from ManapouriDay Cruises

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Day Cruise from Manapouri

star-5
Explore Fiordland National Park's Doubtful Sound on this full-day cruise from Manapouri. Aboard a luxury catamaran, take in the scenery and keep an eye out for fur seals, bottlenose dolphins, and crested and little blue penguins while listening to commentary from your naturalist guide.
...  More
  • 8 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD168.25 
From  
USD168.25 
Learn More
  • 8 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride from QueenstownOther Water Sports

Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride from Queenstown

star-5
Take a jet boat ride on the Shotover River during an extreme ride, and make use of transport from Queenstown. Experience adrenaline-fueled fun as the jet boat skims the water’s surface at high speed and fishtails into 360-degree spins. Hold on tight as the captain maneuvers the jet boat over rapids and through narrow canyons during one heart-pounding adventure you won’t soon forget.
...  More
  • 25 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD88.25 
From  
USD88.25 
Learn More
  • 25 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Akaroa Shore Excursion: Banks Peninsula and Christchurch City Sights TourPorts of Call Tours

Akaroa Shore Excursion: Banks Peninsula and Christchurch City Sights Tour

star-4
Travel from Akaroa Harbour on this shore excursion through the Banks Peninsula to Christchurch, whose city center was devastated by the 2011 earthquake. Drive past city landmarks in the old CBD and stroll the Christchurch Botanic Gardens with a knowledgeable guide. En route, take in the scenic splendor of the Southern Alps and the Canterbury Region.
...  More
  • 6 hours
From  
USD55.35 
From  
USD55.35 
Learn More
  • 6 hours

Milford Sound Coach Tour with Lunch from QueenstownDay Cruises

Milford Sound Coach Tour with Lunch from Queenstown

star-4.5
Upon reaching Milford Sound, board a luxurious catamaran. Peer through panoramic windows of a luxury coach while you travel through the UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park with a guide, before a memorable sightseeing cruise by Mitre Peak and the magnificent cliff-side waterfalls of Milford Sound.
...  More
  • 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD156.82 
From  
USD156.82 
Learn More
  • 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Milford Sound Glacier Flight & Cruise from WanakaDay Cruises

Milford Sound Glacier Flight & Cruise from Wanaka

star-5
Experience the rugged beauty of remote Milford Sound from Wanaka, all in half-a-day. With a choice of morning or afternoon flight departures, fly over lush national parks, epic glaciers, and alpine lakes, before touching down in the Sound. Enjoy a scenic cruise, keeping an eye out for some of the local inhabitants including seals, penguins, and dolphins, before returning to Wanaka by plane.
...  More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD377.70 
From  
USD377.70 
Learn More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Mt Cook Helicopter Flight and Tasman Glacier WalkNature & Wildlife

Mt Cook Helicopter Flight and Tasman Glacier Walk

star-4.5
Experience an exhilarating Tasman Glacier heli-hike adventure. Soar over the Southern Alps and UNESCO-listed Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park, then land atop New Zealand’s largest glacier for a guided walk. Ice axe in hand, follow your guide over this frozen natural wonder to get up close to pinnacles, ice caves, crevasses and seracs. Choose from multiple departure times per day to suit your schedule.
...  More
  • 3 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD387.46 
From  
USD387.46 
Learn More
  • 3 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Arthur's Pass Full-Day Tour Includes TranzAlpine Express Train from ChristchurchDay Trips

Arthur's Pass Full-Day Tour Includes TranzAlpine Express Train from Christchurch

star-4.5
Explore the Canterbury Plains and Southern Alps on this Arthur’s Pass day tour from Christchurch. Travel through the pastureland of the Canterbury Plains to Springfield with your guide. Hop aboard your TranzAlpine train and journey through the Waimakariri Gorge. Explore the alpine village of Arthur’s Pass in the Otira Gorge and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant. Visit a sheep farm, and admire native birdlife in the foothills of the Southern Alps. Upgrade to include a hair-raising jet-boat ride on the mighty Waimakariri River!
...  More
  • 9 hours 30 minutes
From  
USD238.09 
From  
USD238.09 
Learn More
  • 9 hours 30 minutes

Milford Sound Fly | Cruise | Fly ex QueenstownHalf-day Tours

Milford Sound Fly | Cruise | Fly ex Queenstown

star-5
Take in the vast scale of Milford Sound from the air and water with a half-day trip that includes round-trip flights and a catamaran cruise. You’ll board a small plane that accommodates up to 7 passengers, lift off above the ridges and lakes of Fiordland National Park, then cruise Milford Sound all the way to the Tasman Sea. Watch for fur seals and penguins, and pass through the mists of Stirling Falls before meeting the pilot for the return trip to Queenstown.
...  More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD349.20 
From  
USD349.20 
Learn More
  • 4 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Queenstown Skyline Gondola and Luge Adventure Combo4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Queenstown Skyline Gondola and Luge Adventure Combo

star-4.5
Though not as adrenaline-packed as the Olympic sport, the Queenstown luge winds downhill with stunning 220-degree views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range beyond. Ride the Skyline Gondola up to the top of Bob’s Peak where you’ll experience the Skyline Luge Queenstown on five rides — sure to satisfy any thrill-seeker. The Blue Track is a leisurely ride with a gentle gradient, easy bends, tunnels and dips. The Red Track has a steeper gradient and is a more adventurous ride with the thrill of banked corners, tunnels, dippers and cuttings.
...  More
  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD38.10 
From  
USD38.10 
Learn More
  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Grand Tour of Christchurch Including Botanic Gardens Gondola Punting and Hop-On Hop-Off TramHalf-day Tours

Grand Tour of Christchurch Including Botanic Gardens Gondola Punting and Hop-On Hop-Off Tram

star-4.5
Spend your time in Christchurch with tickets and transport to four top attractions. Enjoy a punt ride down the Avon River, a shuttle tour of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens, a Christchurch Gondola ride to the Port Hills, and an independent hop-on hop-off tour of the city center aboard the Christchurch Tram. Visit the affluent coastal suburbs of Sumner and Redcliffs, or hop off at any of the 17 stops that showcase the highlights of New Zealand’s second-largest city.
...  More
  • 5 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD81.90 
From  
USD81.90 
Learn More
  • 5 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Milford Sound Nature Cruise from Queenstown, Te Anau or Milford SoundDay Trips

Milford Sound Nature Cruise from Queenstown, Te Anau or Milford Sound

star-5
Travel to the Tasman Sea on a Milford Sound cruise aboard the ‘Milford Mariner’, 'Milford Sinbad', or ‘Milford Wanderer.’ Pass by the world-renowned Mitre Peak and drift alongside rushing waterfalls as you search for wildlife including New Zealand fur seals, dolphins, and Fiordland-crested penguins. An onboard nature specialist provides expert commentary. Hotel pickup and drop-off are available from Milford Sound, Queenstown, and Te Anau by luxury coach.
...  More
  • 2 to 12 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD58.02 
From  
USD58.02 
Learn More
  • 2 to 12 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Waipara Wine Trail Afternoon Tour from ChristchurchDay Trips

Waipara Wine Trail Afternoon Tour from Christchurch

star-4.5
Visit four boutique wineries of North Canterbury on a half-day wine-tasting tour with optional lunch. Departing Christchurch, you’ll taste a quality selection of wines in the up-and-coming Waipara wine region, including stops at Pegasus Bay, Waipara Hills, Torlesse Wines and Waipara Springs. Learn from a knowledgeable guide about Waipara’s unique terroir as you sip a range of superior reds and whites.
...  More
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
From  
USD63.49 
From  
USD63.49 
Learn More
  • 5 hours 30 minutes

Christchurch to Queenstown via Mount Cook Sightseeing Tour: One-WayFull-day Tours

Christchurch to Queenstown via Mount Cook Sightseeing Tour: One-Way

star-4.5
Ride a coach from Christchurch to Queenstown during a fully narrated sightseeing tour via Mount Cook village, situated at the base of New Zealand's tallest mountain. Other South Island highlights include the fertile farmlands of Otago’s Canterbury Plains, glacier-fed Lake Tekapo and the grandeur of the Southern Alps in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Opt for an included 3-course buffet lunch at the Hermitage Hotel. If you’d like, take a helicopter or ski-plane flight (own expense).
...  More
  • 11 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation
From  
USD207.62 
From  
USD207.62 
Learn More
  • 11 hours
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best tours in South Island?

icon_solid_phone
Book online or call
(888) 651-9785
(888) 651-9785