Hi My husband and I are travelling to NZ for the first time and I am going to be the solo driver. We have temporarily planned an itinerary for the South Island and would like to hear your ideas or suggestions regarding it. We arrive in Christchurch airport at 23.45 on Feb 5th from Sydney.
: Christchurch 3 nights Feb 5th - Feb 7th to explore area. Leave for long drive to Dunedin.
: Dunedin for 2 nights Fri 8th Feb -Feb 9th . Leave and drive to Te Anau.
: Te Anau for 2 nights Sun Feb 10th -11th Leave to drive to Queenstown.
: Queenstown for 2 nights Feb 12th -13th . Leave to drive to Fox Glacier.
: Fox Glacier 1 night Thurs Feb14th. Leave to drive Hokitaka
:Hokitaka 1 night Friday Feb 15th . Lave to drive to Nelson
: Nelso 3 nights Feb16th . Leave !8th for ferry from Picton.
We are willing to change if we hear of better routes and also are any of the roads we travel on tricky mountainous ones? Grateful of all advice Thank you