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South Island with a Toddler
Campervan Itinerary

21 days Christchurch to Christchurch Itinerary | South Island Road Trip


This itinerary covers some of the South Island's most breathtaking locations. We've chosen stops that are perfect for a  motorhome road trip with toddlers in tow so you can enjoy a low-stress adventure that the whole family will love.

We've made sure to keep driving to around 2 hours or less each day and chosen the best kid friendly holiday parks and freedom camping spots to spend the night.


  • Interact with farmyard animals
  • See New Zealand’s unique native animals in the wild
  • Play in some of our best southern parks and gardens
  • Enjoy gorgeous lakes (and take a dip)
  • Relax in family friendly hot pools
  • Immerse yourself in jaw dropping scenery from glaciers to snowy mountain ranges

Book a motorhome or campervan hire in Christchurch and hit the road to make some amazing family memories in the stunning South Island. Download this itinerary and get planning!