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Highlights of New Zealand

1N Christchurch , 1N Kaikoura , 1N Blenheim , 2N Nelson , 1N Punakaiki and 1N Christchurch

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.

Accommodation

1 night(s) in Christchurch

Novotel Christchurch or Similar

Room Type: Standard Room

Meals Included: None

1 night(s) in Kaikoura

White Morph Inn or Similar

Room Type: Standard Room

Meals Included: None

1 night(s) in Blenheim

Chateau Marlborough or Similar

Room Type: Standard Room

Meals Included: None

2 night(s) in Nelson

Rutherford Hotel Nelson - A Heritage Hotel or Similar

Room Type: Standard Room

Meals Included: None

1 night(s) in Punakaiki

Punakaiki Resort or Similar

Room Type: Standard Room

Meals Included: None

1 night(s) in Christchurch

Novotel Christchurch or Similar

Room Type: Standard Room

Meals Included: None

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Itinerary

Day 1

Day 1: Arrive Christchurch

On arrival in Christchurch, 'The Garden City', seat in coach passengers will be met by our local representative and privately transferred to your hotel. Self drive passengers will collect your rental car at the airport and drive to your hotel.

Day 2

Day 2: Christchurch To Kaikoura

Travel through North Canterbury before turning towards the coast and arriving in Kaikoura, a town steeped in Maori history and legend. Enjoy a Whale Watch experience by boat (weather permitting - tomorrow morning early is the alternative cruise time). You will have the opportunity to view the magnificent Sperm Whale as well as New Zealand's own tiny Hectors Dolphin, Fur Seals and Royal Albatross.

Day 3

Day 3: Kaikoura To Blenheim

A leisurely start this morning before you continue north to Blenheim, the center of the Marlborough region and New Zealand's most famous wine growing area. This afternoon is at leisure.

Day 4

Day 4: Blenheim To Nelson

Explore the Marlborough Wine Region this morning including a winery visit with tasting before heading through to Havelock Marina. Join the Greenshell Mussell Cruise this afternoon on the Marlborough Sounds before continuing by road through to Nelson.

Day 5

Day 5: Leisure At Nelson

At leisure to enjoy Nelson. Optional activities include a day excursion to Abel Tasman National Park or enjoy a visit to one of the many wineries in the region. Optional activities not included in the tour price.

Day 6

Day 6: Nelson To Punakaiki

Travel across hill country today through the Buller Gorge to Westport and down the coast to the famous Punakaiki Pancake Rocks.

Day 7

Day 7: Punakaiki - Greymouth - Christchurch

A short journey today to reach the town of Greymouth. Board the TranzAlpine train (seat in coach passengers only) and travel through the rainforest of the West Coast to reach Arthur's Pass National Park and the Southern Alps, before descending through the rugged gorges of the Waimakariri and across the Canterbury Plains to Christchurch.

Day 8

Day 8: Departure

Your arrangements conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car.

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Inclusions

Christchurch

  • All sightseeing entry fees included (as mentioned in each itinerary)
  • A choice of three transport options

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