15D14N Best Of New Zealand Tour Packages
DAY 1 – ARRIVE AUCKLAND
On arrival, seat in coach guests will be met and privately transferred to hotel. Check out New Zealand Tour .
DAY 2 – AUCKLAND (B)
After breakfast, you can enjoy a morning sightseeing tour around Auckland city. You also can visit Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium and Antarctic Encounter. After that, you will be free at your own leisure time.
DAY 3 – AUCKLAND – WAITOMO – ROTORUA (B)
After breakfast, you will travel to the south passing the green hills and lush pasture land heading to Waitomo Glowworm Caves. You can enjoy a guided tour of the weird and wonderful limestone formations and a magical boat ride under thousands of twinkling glowworms. Then, you will continue to Rotorua in this afternoon over the forested Mamaku Ranges.
DAY 4 – ROTORUA (B,D)
After breakfast, you will visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve, the Agrodome watch a sheep and cow milking show and also Rainbow Springs to view trout and wildlife. This afternoon, you will be free at your own leisure time. This evening, you can enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert.
DAY 5 – ROTORUA – WELLINGTON (B)
You will have breakfast in the morning. After that, you will travel to the south to reach the popular lake resort of Taupo and travel along the shores of Lake Taupo to Turangi. Before continuing on the Desert Road, dominated in the background by the three peaks of Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe and Tongariro. Then, continue to the south through lush farmland before arriving in the ‘Capital City’ of Wellington.
DAY 6 – WELLINGTON (B)
After having breakfast, you can enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Wellington. You also can visit Te Papa Museum for a short guided tour before enjoying your leisure time in the afternoon.
DAY 7 – WELLINGTON – PICTON – KAIKOURA (B)
After breakfast, you will continue your journey by across Cook Strait and into the Marlborough Sounds before arriving in Picton. Then, you have to travel to the south through the town of Blenheim, before reaching Kaikoura. Here you can take an optional whale watch cruise or scenic flight (not included in the tour price).
DAY 8 – KAIKOURA – CHRISTCHURCH (B)
After having your breakfast, you will leave Kaikoura behind because you have to turn inland and travel to the ‘Garden City’ of Christchurch.
DAY 9 – CHRISTCHURCH – MT COOK – QUEENSTOWN (B)
After breakfast, you will travel by across the fertile Canterbury Plains before arriving at Lake Tekapo. You also can visit the ‘Church of the Good Shepherd’ before continuing journey to Mt Cook National Park (New Zealand highest mountain). After that, you will follow the shores of Lake Pukaki south through the small town of Twizel before continuing through the historic Central Otago region to Lake Wakatipu and the ‘Alpine Resort’ of Queenstown.
DAY 10 – MILFORD SOUND (B,L)
After breakfast, enter the Eglinton Valley and travel through the man made Homer Tunnel to reach to Milford Sound. Enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord, dominated by Mitre Peak and the cascading Bowen Falls. Then, enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord, dominated by Mitre Peak and the cascading Bowen Falls. After that, return back to Queenstown.
DAY 11 – QUEENSTOWN (B)
Breakfast will be served at the hotel. Today, you will have a free day to explore the endless optional attractions available. You also can do some physical activities like bungee jumping, jet boating, white water rafting, gondola rides and much more (optional activities).
DAY 12 – QUEENSTOWN – GLACIER REGION (B)
After breakfast, you will be depart from Queenstown and continue to travel via Lake Wanaka and through the historic Haast Pass, which is a gateway to the World Heritage Westland National Park. Then, continue up the West Coast past spectacular mountain ranges, native forests and lakes to the glacier region of Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers.
DAY 13 – GLACIER REGION (B)
Breakfast will be served at the hotel. Today, will be your full day free at your leisure time. You can explore this magnificent glacier region. You also can do some optional activities including a scenic flight or guided walk on one of the glaciers (not included in the price).
DAY 14 – GLACIER REGION – GREYMOUTH – CHRISTCHURCH (B)
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will travel to the north and continue to Greymouth and take the world famous Tranzalpine train. Then, you will ascend through lush beech forests past the alpine village of Arthur’s Pass before crossing the spectacular Southern Alps. After that, you will travel over Canterbury Plains to arrive in Christchurch.
DAY 15 – DEPARTURE DAY (B)
After breakfast, you will be transfer to airport for your departure. Tour end with sweet memory in New Zealand.
HOTEL USED :
Auckland – Auckland City Hotel or Copthorne Hotel Auckland City
Rotorua – ibis Rotorua Hotel or Sudima Lake Rotorua
Queenstown – Heartland Hotel Queenstown or Holiday Inn Queenstown
Christchurch – Ashley Hotel Christchurch or Heartland Hotel Cotswold
Glacier Region – Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier
Kaikoura – Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge
NEW ZEALAND TOUR INCLUDES :
-Minimum 2 pax
-All sightseeing entry fees included (as mentioned in each itinerary)
-14 nights accommodations
• Packages can be taken in the reverse direction
• Packages can be extended with extra nights and additional locations
• Packages can be personalised with specific optional tours and activities