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New Zealand 3 week itinerary

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I'm looking for input on our itinerary for late October 2017.

Fri Oct 27
Arrive Auckland 7:15 am

Auckland: See Auckland War Memorial Museum
Kelly Tarlton’s Sealife Aquarium
Sky Tower
Auckland Art Museum
Sleep Auckland

Sat Oct 28
Ride On-Off
Sleep Auckland

Sun Oct 29
Get rental car Drive to Rotorua or Taupo
Site See Taupa
Auckland-Taupo 171 miles 3.25 hours
Sleep Taupo

Mon Oct 30
Tongariro Alpine Crossing Hike
Sleep Taupo

Tues Oct 31
Drive to Rotorua
Site See Rotorua
Sleep Taupo

Wed Nov 1
Drive to Wellington
Taupo-Wellington 231 miles 4.45 hours
Return car
Site See Wellington
Sleep Wellington

Thurs Nov 2
See Te Papa Tongarewa (Museum of New Zealand
Great War Exhibit
Botanical Garden
Sleep Wellington

Fri Nov 3
Fly to Queenstown
Pick up rental car
Site See Queenstown
Sleep Queenstown

Sat Nov 4
Site See Queenstown
Sleep Queenstown

Sun Nov 5
Drive to Te Anau
Queenstown-Te Anau 107 miles 2.25 hours
Glowworm caves
Site See Te Anau
Sleep Te Anau

Mon Nov 6
Drive to Milford Sound
Te Anau-Milford Sound 73 miles 2.5 hours
Site See Milford Sound
Overnight Cruise

Tues Nov 7
Drive to Te Anau
Milford Sound-Te Anau 73 miles 2.5 hours
Site See Te Anau
Sleep Te Anau

Wed Nov 8
Drive to Invercargill
Te Anau-Invercargill 99 miles 2 hours
Site See Invercargill
Sleep Invercargill

Thurs Nov 9
Explore South coast
Site See
Sleep Invercargill

Fri Nov 10
Drive to Wanaka
Invercargill-Wanaka 151 miles 3.25 hours
Sleep Wanaka

Sat Nov 11
See Wanaka
Sleep Wanaka

Sun Nov 12
Hike around Wanaka
Sleep Wanaka

Mon Nov 13
Drive to Queenstown
Wanaka-Queenstown 43 miles 1.25 hours
Sleep Queenstown

Tues Nov 14
Explore Queenstown
Sleep Queenstown

Wed Nov 15
Return rental car fly home

My husband would like to limit our driving as he is not as comfortable driving on the left. Any suggestions are appreciated.

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