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OK, this is my first rough outline for an itinerary, so I'm looking for the Kiwis and experienced NZ travelers to poke holes in it. We are a couple in our mid 40s (no kids on this trip) returning to NZ to re-do and out-do our honeymoon. We have 15 days in early to mid Feb. A bit of background to help with determining if this itinerary makes sense - we are from Texas and routinely drive 8-18 hours for major vacations, so we are used to and not opposed to long drives. That said, we'd rather not have long drives but this first pass itinerary favors a few long drives (with options noted to break them up) so that we have more days at each location. Our honeymoon was 1 day in each location and move on, so we wanted to avoid that.

Day1: Arrive 10:30am Christchurch, spend day there
Day2: Activity in Christchurch
Day3: Early AM departure to QT (8 hrs if we stop at Lake Tekapo?). Variation is to stop at Mt Cook, which is what we did on our honeymoon, but we'd rather spend an extra day in QT and Fiordlands.
Day4: QT activity
Day5: QT activity
Day6: Early AM departure to Te Anau, drive to Milford Sound for tour of some kind
Day7: Te Anau/Doubtful Sound
Day8: Early AM departure to Fox Glacier (7 hrs?). I'm concerned that this is actually a longer drive than 7 hrs but I haven't found a credible source for this time yet. Option is to stop back in QT or Wanaka first to split the drive up, but I'm not sure if there is anything in Wanaka worth seeing yet.
Day9: Glacier activity
Day10: Glacier activity
Day11: Early AM departure to Nelson (7 hrs?). We did this on our honeymoon with a stop at Punakaiki pancake rocks and I know it is a long drive but I can't remember how long. Option is stop at Punakaiki or Westport.
Day12: Able Tasman kayak/hike coastal track
Day13: More Able Tasman or Nelson Lakes National Park (worth it?)
Day 14: More Nelson area stuff
Day15: Leisurely drive to Christchurch, maybe stop in Kaikoura, to catch a 7pm flight out

All of the driving times are in question. If anyone has a better idea, please correct me. I went from either guide books or MapQuest when in doubt. There are three options in there to break up the longer drives. I am torn right now between shorter drives and more time at the key locations. A simpler view is this:
2 days Christchurch
2.5 days QT
2 days Te Anau
2.5 days West Coast (glaciers)
3 days Nelson
3 travel days

Thanks for any input.

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