South Island Regions

A complete travel guide to the South Island regions of New Zealand. Check out the activities, accommodation, sights and attractions for budget travellers.

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Nelson Tasman & Golden Bay – Guide for Backpackers

Three national parks in one! This has to be on every backpackers’ […]

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Marlborough – Guide for Backpackers

Wine, wildlife and WONDROUS landscapes. Is wine and sun your favourite combination? […]

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West Coast – Guide for Backpackers

The Wild West Coast! Welcome to New Zealand’s emptiest region. Not many […]

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Glacier Country – Guide for Backpackers

Explore the Glaciers! Located on the wild West Coast of the South […]

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Chatham Islands – Guide for Backpackers

Get ridiculously far off the beaten track! New Zealand’s fourth populated island […]

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Catlins – Guide for Backpackers

Things to do and sights to see in the Catlins. Tucked away […]

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Southland – Guide for Backpackers

What to do and where to visit in the south of the […]

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Otago – Guide for Backpackers

Guide to Central Otago and Coastal Otago. There has never been a […]

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Canterbury – Guide for Backpackers

Backpacking in the Canterbury region of New Zealand. Stretching down the east […]

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Stewart Island – Guide for Backpackers

Backpacking on Stewart Island. What? New Zealand has a third island? Stewart […]

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