Can anyone offer advice as we are on a limited budget, as to places to freedom camp whilst visiting the South Island of NZ.
Below are our planned destinations over the 12 day period.
Appreciate any feedback.
Day 3. AM - Pick up MotorHome. Farmers Markets open til 12pm.
Dep Dunedin. Travel to Te Anau via Gore. Approx 4 hr - travel time.
Glow worm cave -5.45Pm tour?
Overnight in Te Anau.
Day 4. Travel to Milford Sound – (Coach Tour Package)
Return overnight in Te Anau
Day 5. Te Anau/ Queenstown. Approx 2.5 hr – travel time.
Day 6. Visit Queenstown. Gondola Skyline and Luge/Steamship Cruise. Stay Overnight or alternatively at Wanaka?
Day 7. Visit Wanaka (Puzzling World). Travel to Lake Tekapo via Arrowtown/Twizel– (Set of LOTR).
Visit Alpine Springs and Spa Winter Park???
Approx 3 hrs - travel time. Overnight in Lake Tekapo.
Day 8. Dep. Lake Tekapo via Ashburton/Methven/Mt Hutt/Arthurs Pass. Overnight in Methven? Approx. 2.5 hr – travel time.
Day 9. Travel to Hokitika. Stay overnight.
Home of Greenstone/Jade.
Approx 5 hr – travel time.
Day 10. Travel to Hanmer Springs via Greymouth. Overnight in Hanmer Springs via Lewis Pass.
Approx 3.5 hr – travel time.
Day 11. Hanmer Springs Visit Thermal Pools. Dep for overnight stay at Kaikoura time permitting?
Day 12. Travel to Kaikoura/Blenheim/Picton.
Overnight preference at Kaikoura. – (Home of Crayfish) or Picton.
Approx 4 hr – travel time.
Day 13. Travel to Nelson. Sightseeing.
overnight in Nelson.
Approx 1.5 hr – travel time.
Thank you once again.