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23-day itinerary advice - focus on the SI

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After several lots of adjustments and tough decisions based on the generous and helpful advice of this forum, i now have this as a working itin and would appreciate comments/advice/insight... We are 3 people, late 50's, driving our own car (one driver), and want to enjoy scenic drives, a few beaches, tour wineries, do some light, short hiking, and see some penguins...

Feb13 & 14 - auckland
Feb 15-16 - coromandel
Feb 17-19 - Rotorua (incl lake taupo en route south)
Feb 20-21 - wellington (afternoon ferry to Picton)
Feb 22-24 - nelson/abel tasman/wineries/kaiteriteri
Feb 25. - punakaiki
Feb 26 - FJ/Fox tbd (can we see glow worms here so we dont have to drive to waitomo in the north?)
Feb 27 -28 - wanaka (route 6 wineries)
Feb 29 - mar 1 - Queenstown
mAr 2-3 - Te Anau/Doubtful Sound
Mar 4-5- Oamaru
Mar 6 - christchurch
Mar 7 - fly to auckland (late afternoon)
Mar 8- depart

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