The South Island of New Zealand is characterised by grand, open landscapes and a great sense of freedom in the sparsely populated areas away from the Christchurch and Dunedin conurbations of the east coast.
Popular destinations: Dunedin, Christchurch and Nelson
Otago is a region in the South Island of New Zealand. Its hilly country and sheltered valleys gives the province a variety of climates and some spectacular scenery.
Popular destinations: Dunedin, Oamaru and Port Chalmers