Guide12 Hours Invercargill

Make the most of your time in Invercargill, one of the southernmost cities in the world. Known for top notch hospitality, cheese rolls and rolling green hills, Invercargill features the very best of Southland cuisine, culture, fashion, design, art and entertainment. You’ll need to use your time wisely to get a sampling of it all.

Inside the Seriously Good Chocolate factory.

The best things to see, eat and do in Invercargill

In this 12 hour guide we’ll take you all over Southland’s largest city in a way that keeps your interest piqued and tummy full. Whether you’re passing through on your way to a nearby wilderness adventure or have plenty of time to work with, these spots are not to be missed.


New Zealand is known for great coffee and brunch and Invercargill is no exception to this. Jump start your day with a sustainable and delicious breakfast, then check out one of the most interesting and engaging museums we’ve found to date.


Don’t let lunch be forgotten, you’ll need to keep your reserves up to complete the remainder of your action packed Invercargill day. Head toThe Batch for a meal you’ll be sure to remember. 


Get your fix when it comes to retail therapy and your sweet tooth while you’re in Invercargill.


Wrap up your day in Invercargill with craft brews in a sunshine filled courtyard followed by dinner at a local establishment that’s been drawing crowds for three generations yet still manages to be humble and unassuming. Sound idyllic? It is.

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