New Zealand is one of the top holiday countries in the world with its clean green natural image, scenery, adventure, culture, friendly people and value for money. See for yourself why New Zealand is often rated as one of the best tourist destinations.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrive In Auckland
Upon arrival in Auckland you will be met and greeted by our representative in the arrival hall and transferred to your hotel in a private car. Visit Sky tower in the evening (Entrance cost included) later take a short walk to Viaduct harbor. Overnight at hotel
The Viaduct Harbour provides upmarket dining, starting at $30 for mains. Whilst this location has some very nice bars and restaurants, be wary of certain restaurants lacking ...
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Day 2: Auckland – Bay Of Island (Paihia)
After breakfast, travel towards North over Auckland’s Harbour Bridge and along the Hibiscus Coast. The journey continues, travelling through Whangarei, Northland’s only major city and port, before arriving in the beautiful Bay of Islands. This afternoon, take a ‘Hole in the Rock and Cape Brett’ cruise (included). If you wish, you may disembark from this cruise in Romantic Russell and take some time to explore this historic town, returning to Paihia by local ferry at your leisure (ferry ticket included).SIC Customers will travel in a coach and Self-drive customers willpick up rental car from the local city branch for travel. Overnight at hotel (B)
Travel from Auckland to Paihia
Fly to Kerikeri
Fly to Whangarei, bus
Day 3: Bay Of Island -90 Mile Beach & Cape Reinga
After breakfast, go for an exciting day as you are driven along 90 Miles Beach and the Te Paki quicksand stream. Have the chance to surf down the massive sand dunes. Onto Cape Reinga’s for spectacular view of 2 oceans merging. Visit to a factory processing century old kauri wood dug out from the swamp. Walk amongst huge Kauri trees at Puketi Forest. Evening return back to your hotel in Paihia. (Included)SIC Customers will travel in a coach, Self-drive customers will travel in their rental car (rental cars are not allowed on 90 mile beach) Overnight at Hotel. (B)
Day 4: Bay Of Island To Rotorua
After breakfast, travel to Rotorua via Auckland. Evening at leisure. SIC customers will travel in a coach, self-drive customers will travel in their rental car. Overnight at hotel. (B)
Travel from Paihia to Rotorua
Fly Kerikeri to Rotorua
Bus to Whangarei, fly to Rotorua
Fly Kerikeri to Auckland, bus
Day 5: Rotorua Sightseeing
After breakfast, we proceed to AGRODOME (included) to witness the Agrodome Agricultural Show, where you will be entertained by New Zealand's performing sheep and other attractions. Later proceed to visit TE-PUIA thermal village (included) known for its hot springs, geysers and boiling mud pools. Watch the Maori craftsmen and learn about the traditional arts of carving and weaving and RAINBOW SPRINGS (included) to see the flower and fauna of New Zealand. Evening at leisure. SIC customers will travel in a coach, self-drive customers will travel in their rental car. Overnight at hotel (B)
Rainbow Springs Nature Park Beautifully landscaped nature park featuring sculptured ponds with cuy fish and gardens including Kiwi birds and other native New Zealand ...
Day 6: Rotorua - Christchurch
After breakfast at Hotel’s restaurant, SIC transfer to Rotorua airport and board your flight to Christchurch (flight not included), upon arrival SIC transfer to travel to your hotel. Self-drive customers travel to airport in their rental car in Rotorua, drop the car at Rotorua branch, fly to Christchurch (flight not included), upon arriving pick up their rental car in Christchurch to drive to their hotel. Evening at leisure Overnight at hotel (B)
Travel from Rotorua to Christchurch
Fly from Rotorua
Bus to Tauranga, fly
Drive, car ferry
Day 7: Christchurch Sightseeing
After breakfast, enjoy the morning city tour covering Cathedral Square, Bridge of Remembrance, Avon River Art’s Centre and museum. See beautiful Mona Vale Garden, Hagley Park and from the Sign of the Takahe, you have a spectacular view over the city, Canterbury Plains to the Alps.(included) SIC Customers will travel in a coach, Self-drive customers will travel in their rental car.Evening at leisure. Overnight at hotel (B)
The magnificent Hagley Park, where the Christchurch folk walk, jog and play, covers 161 hectares of the inner city. Almost every sporting activity imaginable is played here, ...
Day 8: Christchurch-glacier Region Via Greymouth
After breakfast, today morning travel over Canterbury plains and ascend through lush beech forest and alpine village of Arthur’s pass in TranzApline train (seat in coach passengers only) to reach Greymouth. Travel south to reach Glacier region.SIC Customers will travel in a coach, Self-drive customers will travel in their rental car. Overnight at hotel. (B)
Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave at end of Worcester Blvd (adjoining Botanic Gardens), +64 3 366- 5000, . 09:00-17:30 daily summer, 09:00-17:00 winter. Includes colonial, ...
Travel from Christchurch to Greymouth
Day 9: Glacier Region – Queenstown
After breakfast, travel past the native forest, lakes and mountains of Glacier region and drive past lake Wanaka before reaching the alpine resort Queenstown.SIC Customers will travel in a coach, Self-drive customers will travel in their rental car. Overnight at hotel. (B)
Travel from Greymouth to Queenstown
Fly from Hokitika
Train to Christchurch, fly
Day 10: Milford Sound Day Tour
After breakfast, we head to MILFORD SOUND CRUISE(included). This famous cruise gives you an opportunity to see MITRE PEAK which is just out of the water and mile high. Go exploring with a nature guide in the tender vessels and kayaks. You may see fur seals lazing on the rocks and lots of sea birds and numerous waterfalls. Return back to the hotel in the evening. )SIC Customers will travel in a coach, Self-drive customers will travel in their rental car Overnight at the hotel. (B)
Day 11: Queenstown Day Free For Optional Activities
After breakfast, you have an option to enjoy the exciting SHOTOVER JET BOAT RIDE, LEDGE BUNGY JUMP, RIVER RAFTING, SKY DIVINGEtc (activities not included) Overnight in hotel. (B)
Experience the exhilarating adrenaline pumping rapids of this infamous river. Begin with an unforgettable coach trip on the historic Skippers Road along old goldminers trails ...
Day 12: To Christchurch Via Mt Cook
After breakfast, check out from hotel and leave for Christchurch.Travel past Central Otago plains and lake Pukaki before reaching Mt Cook. Continue your journey via lake Tekapo and Caterbury plains before reaching the garden city Christchurch.SIC Customers will travel in a coach, Self-drive customers will travel in their rental car. Overnight at hotel. (B)
Travel from Queenstown to Christchurch
Bus Newmans Coach Lines
Day 13: Departure Day
After breakfast SIC customers will be transferred to airport in a shared vehicle. Self-drive customers will travel their rental car, drop the car at airport branch and board your flight for onward journey (flight not included)