Ski South Island NZ - 5 of the Best Skifields

  • STOPS
  • 1. Christchurch Airport
  • 2. Methven
  • 3. Wanaka / Lake Hawea
  • 4. Queenstown
  • Ski 5 of the Best South Island (NZ) Ski Fields

    This itinerary may also be travelled in reverse - start in Queenstown and return to Christchurch

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  • Fly into Christchurch Airport and rent a car or van stay a night or two. Then drive to Methven. The journey from Christchurch to Methven is about 100 km and takes about 75 minutes

    Check in with one of our Methven accommodation suppliers. Accommodation choices are plentiful in Methven, with over 2000 beds available, but, it is advisable to book ahead during peak periods.

    • Mt Hutt Ski Season for 2012 -  9 June to 7 October 2012

    Ski Mt Hutt for a few days and then wake up nice and early for a 4-5 hour drive to Wanaka & Queenstown where you can choose from a wide range of Queenstown & Wanaka accommodation and activities. Spend a few days skiing the slopes of the Remarkables, Coronet Peak, Treble Cone and Cardrona skifields.

    You can then drop off you rental vehicle and fly home from the Queenstown International Airport either to your international or domestic location. new zealand driving times


    South Island Ski Areas Ski Season for 2012

    Dates are subject to weather & snow conditions

    • Coronet Peak - 9 June to 7 October 2012
    • The Remarkables - 16 June to 7 October 2012
    • Treble Cone - 28 June to 30 September 2012
    • Cardrona - 22 June to 7 October 2012


    South Island Ski Information

    An epic trilogy in the heart of the Southern Alps of Aotearoa New Zealand, Coronet Peak, Mt Hutt and The Remarkables. Majestic mountains, high alpine skiing and riding, thriving resort towns.

    Good-to-be-alive inspiration. Magic in the clean, crisp mountain air. Excitement and fun with friends and family, on and off the slopes. These are the ingredients of a legendary winter holiday. And you'll find the perfect mix in the resort towns of Methven and Queenstown, each snuggled into the magnificent snow covered Southern Alps of New Zealand's South Island.

    Three boutique ski areas, Coronet Peak and The Remarkables near Queenstown and Mt Hutt near Methven offer glorious scenery, awesome skiing and snowboarding terrain, first-class facilities, beginner and family experiences to create lifetime memories and fun filled apr├Ęs ski - all within easy reach of Australian and New Zealand main centres

     

     

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    Christchurch Airport

    The Christchurch/Canterbury region boasts a spectacular array of accommodation. From the many motels, historic B&B's and holiday parks in Christchurch, to the more unique lodges and farmstays in the outskirts of the city and rural towns. Visitors to this region are spoilt for choice for activities which include authentic Maori experiences, white water rafting, wildlife tours, fishing, scenic flights and guided tours.

    Click on one of the categories below to show a list of operators you would like to make enquiries too
    Bed and Breakfast & Homestays
    6 total
    Luxury Lodges & Apartments
    4 total
    Motels
    9 total
    Self Contained Accommodation
    10 total
    Backpackers & Holiday Parks
    3 total
    New Zealand Wide Chains
    6 total
    Holiday Homes
    3 total
    Farmstay
    4 total
    Hotels
    5 total

    Enquire about Christchurch Airport Accommodation

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    Next stop: Methven


    Itinerary Instructions

    These instructions apply to each stop in your itinerary. Each stop has 5 categories of Tourism Operators that you can make enquiries to.

    1. Firstly, choose a Tourism category (Accommodation, Transportation, Activities, Dining & Functions, Tours) in the horizontal tab menu

    2. Next you can select the various tourism operators you would like to make enquries to by selecting the checkbox next to their name. Also each provider has an info link. Click this link to view more info about that provider

    3. Each Tourism category has sub-categories that appear horizontally. For example, Accommodation has Bed & Breaksast, Luxury Lodges etc. To select a sub-category simply click on it's name.

    4. Under each Tourism Category ie (Accommodation, Transportation, Activities, Dining & Functions, Tours) there is an enquiry form for you to fill out.

    5. Each category has a different form relating to that category. For example, the Accommodation form is sent to Accommodation operators only. The Tours enquiry form goes to Tour Operators and so on.

    6. Once you have finished with a particular stop you then click the red "NEXT STOP" button above to go to the next stop

    7. Repeat the process for each stop until you get to the last stop.

    8. Once all stops are completed you are presented with a confirmation screen for you to check before you make your bulk enquiry to the Tourism Operators. You need to fill in appropriate contact information ie name, email etc so that the Tourism Operators can provide pricing to you

    9. After you have made your enquiry you will receive an email summarising your enquiry

    Driving Times Chart

    Click on one of the categories below to show a list of operators you would like to make enquiries too
    Rental Cars, Mini Vans & 4WD Hire
    22 total
    Motorhome Rentals
    14 total
    Campervan Rentals
    14 total
    Motorcycle Tours & Rentals
    5 total
    Buses, Taxis & Shuttles
    9 total
    Charter Flights
    3 total
    Ferries & Water Taxis
    4 total

    Enquire about Christchurch Airport Transportaion

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    Next stop: Methven


    Itinerary Instructions

    These instructions apply to each stop in your itinerary. Each stop has 5 categories of Tourism Operators that you can make enquiries to.

    1. Firstly, choose a Tourism category (Accommodation, Transportation, Activities, Dining & Functions, Tours) in the horizontal tab menu

    2. Next you can select the various tourism operators you would like to make enquries to by selecting the checkbox next to their name. Also each provider has an info link. Click this link to view more info about that provider

    3. Each Tourism category has sub-categories that appear horizontally. For example, Accommodation has Bed & Breaksast, Luxury Lodges etc. To select a sub-category simply click on it's name.

    4. Under each Tourism Category ie (Accommodation, Transportation, Activities, Dining & Functions, Tours) there is an enquiry form for you to fill out.

    5. Each category has a different form relating to that category. For example, the Accommodation form is sent to Accommodation operators only. The Tours enquiry form goes to Tour Operators and so on.

    6. Once you have finished with a particular stop you then click the red "NEXT STOP" button above to go to the next stop

    7. Repeat the process for each stop until you get to the last stop.

    8. Once all stops are completed you are presented with a confirmation screen for you to check before you make your bulk enquiry to the Tourism Operators. You need to fill in appropriate contact information ie name, email etc so that the Tourism Operators can provide pricing to you

    9. After you have made your enquiry you will receive an email summarising your enquiry

    Driving Times Chart

    Click on one of the categories below to show a list of operators you would like to make enquiries too
    Adventure Activities
    13 total
    Scenic Flights
    4 total
    Leisure & Family Activities
    12 total
    Horse Treks
    4 total
    Fishing and Hunting
    6 total
    Boat & Yacht Charters
    4 total
    Heritage and History
    5 total
    Spas & Health Resorts
    5 total
    Golf Tours
    4 total
    White Water Rafting & Sledging
    4 total
    Cycle Trails
    0 total
    Scenic Trains & Railways
    0 total

    Enquire about Christchurch Airport Activities

    Please fill in your details

    Next stop: Methven


    Itinerary Instructions

    These instructions apply to each stop in your itinerary. Each stop has 5 categories of Tourism Operators that you can make enquiries to.

    1. Firstly, choose a Tourism category (Accommodation, Transportation, Activities, Dining & Functions, Tours) in the horizontal tab menu

    2. Next you can select the various tourism operators you would like to make enquries to by selecting the checkbox next to their name. Also each provider has an info link. Click this link to view more info about that provider

    3. Each Tourism category has sub-categories that appear horizontally. For example, Accommodation has Bed & Breaksast, Luxury Lodges etc. To select a sub-category simply click on it's name.

    4. Under each Tourism Category ie (Accommodation, Transportation, Activities, Dining & Functions, Tours) there is an enquiry form for you to fill out.

    5. Each category has a different form relating to that category. For example, the Accommodation form is sent to Accommodation operators only. The Tours enquiry form goes to Tour Operators and so on.

    6. Once you have finished with a particular stop you then click the red "NEXT STOP" button above to go to the next stop

    7. Repeat the process for each stop until you get to the last stop.

    8. Once all stops are completed you are presented with a confirmation screen for you to check before you make your bulk enquiry to the Tourism Operators. You need to fill in appropriate contact information ie name, email etc so that the Tourism Operators can provide pricing to you

    9. After you have made your enquiry you will receive an email summarising your enquiry

    Driving Times Chart

    Click on one of the categories below to show a list of operators you would like to make enquiries too
    Restaurants
    5 total
    Venues and Functions
    6 total
    Shopping and Services
    3 total

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