Christchurch International Airport (CHC)
Queenstown Airport (WLG)

South Island, New Zealand is a place where towering Alps and rugged coastlines merge with sleepy plains. Here, the landscapes are famous and the locals are down-to-earth and friendly. From amazing snow-capped mountains and pristine glacial lakes to idyllic white- and black-sand beaches, the South Island is the ultimate adventure destination. Christchurch is the gateway to the spectacular natural wonders, while Queenstown is a cosmopolitan town that inspires travelers to get out and experience a smorgasbord of outdoor activities.

Explore Christchurch & Queenstown

Known for its English heritage, Christchurch is an energetic city where creativity and innovation thrive. From amazing street art and state-of-the-art architecture to a booming dining scene, Christchurch has a traditional English feel to it that is perfect for a relaxing inner-city escape. Explore the city by double-decker bus or take a vintage bike ride to discover the many eateries, bars and boutique shops.

For adrenaline-pumping action, head to Queenstown for extreme sports or total relaxation. Bungee jump from the historic Kawarau Bridge. Take a day trip to Milford Sound to discover the wonders of the area on land or via a cruise. Or, feel the rush of a riverboarding adventure on Kawarau River. With a smorgasbord of outdoor activities, Queenstown offers something for everyone.

Christchurch is home to an incredible breadth and depth of restaurants and international foods, ranging from Bangladeshi and Japanese to Thai and Italian. Its also home to plenty of fusion cuisines, steakhouses and traditional burger joints and cafes. And, a vacation to Queenstown isn’t complete without sampling the infamous Pinot Noir in the Central Otago wine region.

Plan Your Getaway

Christchurch and Queenstown vacation packages include a mix of comfortable accommodations and luxuriously designed resorts, each with amenities perfect for every kind of traveler. From family retreats to dive adventures to foodie tours, Delta Vacations offers the benefits, flexibility and service to make your holiday a perfect escape.  

When planning a multi-destination itinerary, keep in mind that distances may appear short, but travel time may take longer than expected due to the terrain and ferry service.