Please may you tell me if this is Possible we will be visiting you in November.
We are a couple living in brisbane originally from cairns and this is our first time to visit New Zealand, We are 24 and 26, good health and reasonably fit. We will be having a Motorhome and will share the driving.
South Island Part
Day 1 - Arrive in Christchurch (From Brisbane AU - 2 NIGHTS
Day 2 - Day trip to Akaroa (Penguin tour or sea kayaking)
Day 3 - Lake Tekapo- Star gazing and hot pools -1 NIGHT
Day 4 - Mount cook - Snowboarding - 1 NIGHT
Day 5 - Drive to Queenstown- Jet boating - 3 NIGHTS
Day 6 - Explore and maybe bunjy jump
Day 7 - possible day tour to milford sound, or is there another day tour we should take ?
Day 8 - Drive to Wanaka- puzzling world, dinner at lake - 1 NIGHT
Day 9 - Franz Josef Glaciers- Glacier Tour - 1 NIGHT
Day 10 - Drive to Greymouth - forest walk - 2 NIGHTS
Day 11- Day trip to Pancake rocks and explore the coastal areas
Day 12 - Drive Arthurs pass to Christchurch 1 Night - do luge and gondola experience
Day 13 - Early morning drive to Blenheim ( stop in Kaikoura to do whale or dolphin watching, lunch at kaikoura peninsula and visit Ohau point Seal colony on the way) - 2 nights in Blenheim
Day 14- Winery tour have dinner on the paddle boat down by the river.
Day 15 - Drive to Nelson Via State Highway 56 and stop at Lake Rotoiti on the way - 3 NIGHTS NELSON
Day 16 - Farewell spit tour
Day 17 - Explore
Day 18 - Drive to Picton and catch Ferry to Wellington. (2 Nights in Wellington)
North Island part
Day 19 - Explore (Museum, cafes, wharf, zoo ??)
Day 20 - Drive to Napier Via State highway 2 - 2 NIGHTS
Day 21 - Do the cape kidnappers tour
Day 22 - Drive to Taupo - Lake walk, prawn farm, parasailing (1 Night)
Day 23 - Drive to Tongoriro national park and do the crossing walk (spend night here ??)
Day 24 - Drive to Waitomo, do caving/glow worm tours and then drive to Rotorua. - 3 NIGHTS
Day 25 - See geothermal activity and visit Rainbow springs to see a kiwi.
Day 26 - Maori Culture experience and Zorb
Day 27 - Breakfast at Lake, drive to hobbiton tour (LOTR) in Matamata on way to Whitianga - 2 NIGHTS
Day 28 - Explore (Hot water beach, Cathedral cove)
Day 29 - Drive to Auckland Via Coromandal town and the pacific coast highway (Stay in Auckland)
Day 30 - Morning boat tour to Waiheke island, visit one of the museums, spend night before early flight home.
Please can you tell me if these driving times and distances are okay ?
Any other advice would be nice
Ellie and James