While visiting Southland you will experience New Zealandís great outdoors at its best and most unspoilt.
Nature walks and scenic landmarks dot the Catlins - the vast coastline populated with fur seal colonies, sea lions and penguins.
From Te Anau in northern Southland to Bluff and Porpoise Bay at New Zealandís Southern tip, Southlandís ruggard beauty is essential to experience on a South Island tour.
The Southern Scenic Route from Te Anau to the Coast, through Bluff, Papatowhai through to Dunedin will take you right along the South Island Coast with views of Stewart Island on the way.
Photograph Purakaunui Falls, Nugget Point at the Catlins, and the Cannibal Bay Sea Lion Colony and rare yellow Eye penguins.
Time should be taken stop in the small maritime town of Bluff, to sample the New Zealand delicacy Bluff Oyster celebrated annually at the legendary Bluff Oyster Festival.