From Irthing, it's approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the north to Queenstown and 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the east to Dunedin.
Holidaying in this popular region should be an adventure, so why don't you go on a little road trip and check out some of the other cool towns and cities in the vicinity of Irthing. Kingston, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest, and Te Anau Hill, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast of Irthing are worth a visit too.
Rent a vehicle and head out to Te Anau, a shopping and transport center for the region, situated some 35 miles (56 kilometers) away from Irthing. The city has plenty of attractions, such as Te Anau Golf Course, Te Anau Wildlife Centre and Luxmore Jet. Ivon Wilson Scenic Reserve, Dusky Sound and Lake Te Anau are other attractions that should be included on every visitor's itinerary.
If you're in the hunt for things to see that won't cost an arm and a leg, why not take a little tour of Southland's many outdoor cultural attractions such as open-air museums.
When the weather is fine, enjoy Southland's beautiful waterways. Fishing and surfing are just two of the most popular ways to get active here. Combine learning with pleasure on your vacation by spending time with a knowledgeable guide on one of the region's popular city walking tours, guided nature walks and cycling tours.
Memorable holidays are about making friends with new people and enjoying new experiences. Irthing is a great place for such a break.