We'll fly in from Canberra/Sydney on a Saturday in early and fly back to Sydney on the Friday. With this model, we'd get a car for the last 3 days to go to Wanaka/Mt. Aspire and use Queenstown-based excursions for transport the first 3 days.
We do not plan on an overnight at the sound or air tours.
But going to both Milford and Doubtful Sounds seems appealing--for the scenery on the drive to Milford and for the experience of getting to and seeing Doubtful.
If we were to do that, we'd need to skip one of the following:
Would doing BOTH sound trips be worth skipping one of the following--and which? Feedback on these excustions would also be welcomed.
Walter Peak/TSS Earnslaw trip
Dart River Jet Safari
Skipper Canyon Wine Tour