A tourist with time in New Zealand should certainly consider train travel as a scenic way to pass through the country. Although the rail network is slow and aging, it passes through some fantastic countryside in the reasonably straight line it makes from point to point. The three main New Zealand train trips would be the TransCoastal, the Transalpine and — the topic of this article — the Overlander. Each journey is fairly priced and very enjoyable.
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