Dark Skies & Stargazing

Aoraki/McKenzie basin and Dark Sky reserve

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3 nights from $1,609 per person, twin share*

Sales from 13 October 2020 to 30 April 2021

This self-drive and independent package to the Aoraki/McKenzie basin and Dark Sky reserve will envelop you in wonder. Be humbled by the vastness of the night sky and tour it with your naked eye and sophisticated high powered telescopes. See the area from a birds-eye view on the Grand Traverse scenic flight, and stay in boutique accommodation with warm South Island hospitality and flavour.

Tour Departs: Christchurch, 01 October - 30 April 2021.

Departure DateTwin Single
Various departures$1609pp $519pp

Top Image Credit: Lee Cook


  • Car Hire, 4 days, Christchurch return, unlimited Kms, standard insurance
  • 1 night accommodation Christchurch city
  • Dinner in the Tramway Restaurant, Christchurch
  • 1 nights accommodation Geraldine
  • Stargazing Geraldine Observatory
  • 1 night accommodation Tekapo
  • Scenic flight over Mt Cook and Franz Josef, Fox Glaciers
  • Silver River Stargazing
  • Meals 3 breakfast, 1 Dinner.

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Terms and Conditions: Terms & Conditions: Sales until 30 April 2021. Package fares are NZD, per person share twin/double based on currentpromotional fares which are subject to change without notice. Based on two people travelling together sharing accommodation. Vehicle hire includes a Toyota Corolla or similar pickup/drop off Auckland. Reservation, payment, cancellation and other conditions apply. General Conditions: Prices are correct as at 14 October 2020, subject to availability, currency fluctuation & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Amendment & cancellation fees apply. Minimum & maximum stays may apply. Blackout date & seasonal surcharges may apply depending on date of travel & over peak holiday periods. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Children & Infant prices may be available on request. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms & conditions apply. Contact us for further details.