Package Duration : 9 Days

  Auckland - 2 Nights, Rotorua - 2 Nights, Christchurch - 1 Night, Queenstown - 3 Nights



Arrive Auckland, New Zealand’s City of Sails. Transfer to the hotel. Check-in the hotel. In the evening, you can head out and explore Auckland. Take a walk down Queen Street, to the main shopping precinct or catch a 50 cent bus (leaves from outside the hotel) down to the Viaduct Harbour and the Auckland Waterfront region. This recently developed area of central Auckland has cafes and restaurants galore. Take a seat in the sunshine, enjoy a glass of one of New Zealand’s famous Sauvignon Blancs and watch the maritime activity on Waitemata Harbour. Return to hotel. Night halt at Auckland.

After breakfast, enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Auckland city including a visit to Kelly Tarlton’s Sealife Aquarium and Antarctic Encounter. The remainder of the day is free for relaxation. Night halt at Auckland.

After breakfast, leave for Rotorua and trace the Waikato River to the Waitomo Caves to sail through the fascinating Glow Worm Grotto with a silent water boat ride and discover the limestone formations. From Waitomo to Rotorua, you will venture through the King Country. This area was at the centre of the New Zealand Wars in the 1860s, when colonial forces invaded the Waikato region. On arrival at Rotorua, transfer to the hotel. Check-in the hotel. Night halt at Rotorua.

After breakfast, visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mudpools and roaring geysers. Following this, visit Rainbow Springs to see New Zealand's trout, birds and wildlife before continuing to the Agrodome for a New Zealand farm show featuring sheep dog demonstrations, cow milking and an introduction to the stars of our sheep industry. Afternoon will be at leisure. Tonight enjoy a Maori Hangi feast ‘highlight dinner’ and concert for an insight into Maori culture at the Tamaki Family Marae. Night halt at Rotorua.

After breakfast, proceed to Rotorua Airport to board domestic flight to Christchurch (airfare is NOT included). On Arrival at Christchurch “Garden City’, transfer to hotel. Check-in the hotel. Evening will be at leisure. Night halt at Christchurch.

After breakfast, travel across the fertile Canterbury Plains before arriving at Lake Tekapo and the Church of the Good Shepherd before continuing on to New Zealand’s highest mountain- Mt Cook. Depart Mt. Cook and follow the shores of Lake Pukaki south through the historic Central Otago region to the ‘Alpine Resort’ of Queenstown. Check-in the hotel. Night halt at Queenstown.

After breakfast, drive along the shores of Lake Wakatipu to Te Anau then through the rainforest of Fiordland National Park. Travel through the hand-hewn Homer Tunnel to abundant photo opportunities afforded by the Mirror Lake, Cleddau Valley and the Chasm, on your way to Milford Sound to board your cruise. Return to Queenstown in the afternoon. Evening will be at leisure. Night halt at Queenstown.

After breakfast, a free day to explore the endless optional attractions. Queenstown offers bungy jumping, jetboating, gondola rides and much more. See the Bungy Jumping Point. Experience the unique Jet Boat Adventure in Kawarau river. Enjoy Gondola ride to Bob Peak (Optional activities are not included) Evening free to stroll around Queenstown's beautiful waterfront and enjoy shopping. Night halt at Queenstown.

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed towards Christchurch Airport to board your flight to next destination.

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