ESSENTIAL NEW ZEALAND

Tour Duration

9 Nights / 10 Days

holiday type

Customised

100% Pure New Zealand

Located in the South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand might look small on a world map, but it’s as diverse as several continents rolled into one. New Zealand is jam-packed with things to do. The hardest part of planning your holiday will be deciding which to do first!

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  • ARRIVE AUCKLAND

On arrival, seat in coach guests will be met and privately transferred to hotel. Self drive guests will collect a rental car and drive to the hotel.


  • AUCKLAND

Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Auckland city (seat in coach guests only). Visit Kelly Tarlton’s Sealife Aquarium and Antarctic Encounter (both seat in coach and self drive guests). The remainder of the day is free. (B)


  • AUCKLAND - WAITOMO - ROTORUA

Travel south through the fertile Waikato region to arrive at Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the famous Glowworm Caves including underground boat ride. Continue to Rotorua this afternoon. (B)


  • ROTORUA

Visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mudpools and roaring geysers. Following this, visit Agrodome for a farm show and Rainbow Springs to see trout, birds and wildlife. The afternoon is at leisure. This evening enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert. (B,D)


  • ROTORUA - CHRISTCHURCH (OWN ARRANGEMENTS)

Depart on your domestic flight from Rotorua to Christchurch (airfare is NOT included). (B)


  • CHRISTCHURCH - MT COOK - QUEENSTOWN

Travel across the fertile Canterbury Plains to 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. (B)


  • QUEENSTOWN

Enjoy a Queenstown Highlights city tour today (seat in coach guests only), including AJ Hackett Bungy Centre, Arrowtown and Gibbston Valley Winery. The remainder of the day is at leisure. (B)


  • MILFORD SOUND

Follow the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden, and onward to Lake Te Anau. Enter the Eglinton Valley and travel through the breath taking man made Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sound. Enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord, dominated by Mitre Peak and the cascading Bowen Falls. Return to Queenstown. (B,L)


  • QUEENSTOWN

A free day to explore the endless optional attractions available. (Not included in the tour price.) (B)


  • DEPARTURE DAY

Your arrangements conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car. We trust you enjoyed your Vacation! (B)


 

HOTELS

CITY

HOTELS

AUCKLAND

Auckland City Hotel

Copthorne Hotel Auckland City

Grand Millennium Auckland Hote

Heritage Auckland Hotel

MSocial Hotel Auckland

Rydges Auckland Hotel

SKYCITY Grand Hotel Auckland

SKYCITY Hotel Auckland

ROTORUA

Regent of Rotorua

Princes Gate Hotel

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside Hotel

Millennium Hotel Rotorua

Holiday Inn Rotorua

Distinction Rotorua Hotel

Sudima Lake Rotorua

ibis Rotorua Hotel

CRISTCHURCH

Heartland Hotel Cotswold

Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Squa

Rydges Latimer Christchurch Hotel

 

QUEENSTOWN

Aspen Hotel Queenstown

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Lakefron

Heartland Hotel Queenstown

Holiday Inn Queenstown

Millennium Hotel Queenstown

Novotel Queenstown Lakeside Hotel

Sofitel Queenstown Hotel and Spa

 

 

 

PACKAGE COST PER PAX:

Valid till

Rate based on

Standard Hotel

Deluxe

Premium

Premium deluxe

30 Sep 2018

Single

4375 NZD

4947 NZD

5395 NZD

5611 NZD

Double

3182 NZD

3498 NZD

3726 NZD

3825 NZD

Triple

2975 NZD

3289 NZD

3469 NZD

3546 NZD

30 Apr 2019

Single

5008 NZD

5790 NZD

6348 NZD

7695 NZD

Double

3521 NZD

3929 NZD

4207 NZD

4920 NZD

Triple

3140 NZD

3512 NZD

3645 NZD

4298 NZD


 

 

INCLUSIONS:

• Daily departures
• No minimum number of passengers
• Breakfasts daily 
• All sightseeing entry fees included (as mentioned in each itinerary)
• A choice of four accommodation options
• A choice of four transport options

Additional options:

• 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

EXCLUSIONS:

  • International & domestic flights if any
  • Visa charges
  • Bank Charges
  • Tips and personal expenses if sny
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions
  • GST will applicable on total Invoice.
  • Customs and Immigrations Fees
  • International Air Transportation tax
  • Other per person taxes imposed by government entities
  • Airport taxes and fees, Port taxes
  • Passports, visas and vaccinations
  • Tips to your Tour or Cruise Director, Local Host, driver, Local Guides, and/or ship's crew
  • Airline baggage fees including checked and/or excess baggage fees
  • Laundry, telephone, minibar, alcohol, beverages and meals not mentioned
  • Optional excursions;
  • Porterage at airports and train stations
  • Travel Protection
  • Entrance fees to Monuments, Museums or National Parks
  • Additional beds
  • And all other items of a personal nature.

Terms & condition

  • Rates are not valid during Blackout dates.
  • High season surcharges will be applicable.
  • Rates are subject to change without prior notice
  • Rooms/Seats are subject to availability at the time of booking. Kindly note that the drivers are not guides
  • Confirmation of Hotels and other services is subject to availability
  • International hotel check in is 1400hrs and checkout would be 1000hrs
  • Early check in and late checkout subject to availability. Itineraries are subject to change
  • Cancellation charges applicable as per company policy.
  • In case we are not able to provide the same hotels as mentioned, then we shall provide similar alternate properties, change in the cost if any will be advised
  • Passport copies of all the passengers are must to initiate the booking
  • We will not be liable for claims or expenses arising from circumstances beyond our control such as accidents, injuries delayed or cancelled flights and acts or forces of nature
  • ROE will be prevailing rate on the date of booking.

Main Attractions

Packages

Queenstown

 

Packages

Franz Josef Glacier

The Franz Josef glacier located in Westland Tai Poutini National Park on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island. Together with the Fox Glacier 20 km to the south, it is unique in descending from the Southern Alps to less than 300 metresabove sea level, amidst the greenery and lushness of a temperatrainforest.

Packages

Kaikoura Township

The Kaikoura is a town on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand & it is located on a rocky peninsula, protruding from lush farmland beneath the mountains. In the waters off the peninsula, a complex marine system provides an abundantly rich habitat for marine mammals and seabirds making it an ideal place for getting 'close to nature'.

Packages

Mitre Peak

Mitre Peak is an iconic mountain in the South Island of New Zealand. It is one of the most photographed peaks in the country.The distinctive shape of the peak in southern New Zealand gives the mountain its name, after the mitre headwear of Christian bishops.