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Discover New Zealand - Auckland / Bay of Island / Rotorua / Queenstown / Mt Cook / Christchurch (12 Nights / 13 Days)
 
Holiday Highlight
Whole in The Rock Cruise Waitomo Glowworms Caves Thermal Rotorua Milford Sound Mt Cook TranzAlpine Train
 
Day 01 : Arrive in Auckland
Meet and assist at the Auckland airport and escort you to your hotel, where you can get a good night's rest.
 
Day 02 :

Auckland / Bay of Islands
After you have enjoyed a good breakfast, a  Car Rental representative will deliver your rental car to your hotel. You begin your Drive & See NZ holiday by driving Cross the Auckland Harbour bridge and travel north via the Hibiscus Coast to the beautiful Bay of Islands.  Arrive in Paihia and visit the Waitangi Treaty House where New Zealand’s most important document of state was signed. The rest of your day is at leisure. 2 Nts in Paihia

 
Day 03 :

Bay of Islands
A day to enjoy the many leisure activities available - Option can travel  along ninety mile beach to Cape Reinga, deep sea fishing or perhaps visit historic Russell or Kerikeri.

 
Day 04 :

Bay of Islands / Auckland
Today cruise to Cape Brett and the famous “Hole in the Rock”. Start your return journey and be back in Auckland for shopping and city by own.

 
Day 05 :

Auckland / Waitomo Caves / Rotorua
After breakfast drive South over the Bombay Hills and following New Zealand's mighty Waitako River to arrive in Hamilton.

You may consider deviating South and travelling via the Waitomo Caves. where you can enjoy a quiet, underground boat ride, and witness the spectacle of thousands of glow-worms twinkling in the dark.

From the Waitomo caves, you will traverse the picturesque Mamaku Ranges and descend to Rotorua. You have the rest of the day free to discover the town.

Sand Toboganning 90 Mile Beach
Sand Toboganning 90 Mile Beach
 
Be with Dolphin
Be with Dolphin
Day 06 :

Rotorua
After breakfast, you have the day free to discover this spectacular wonderland. You could wander around bubbling mud pools and see the famous Pohutu Geyser at the Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve, attend a Maori Concert at a traditional marae (meeting ground) or watch the world famous Sheep Show at the Agrodome. The adventurer in you has the option of enjoying an excursion to Mt. Tarawera or a white-water rafting trip, before returning to your hotel for a good night's rest.

 
Day 07 :

Rotorua / Queenstown
After breakfast, you will drive to Rotorua Airport where you will return your vehicle and check in for your onward flight to Queenstown. On arrival at Queenstown, a representative from Car Rental will give you a replacement car for the South Island section of your journey. You have the afternoon free to to explore the scenic Queenstown.

 
Day 08 :

Queenstown / Milfordsound / Queenstown
Today you will drive through Te Anau- the Eglinton Valley with its hanging glacier valleys, pristine temperate rainforest and towering mountain peaks. You will drive through the Homer Tunnel to arrive at the spectacular Milford Sound. You could take a cruise on the Sound to see cascading waterfalls, sea life and towering rock faces, which rise to over 5000 ft. Drive back to Te Anau and then cross over Southland's fertile farmlands to reach Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown.

 
Day 09 :
Queenstown
Today, you have the day at leisure to explore this charming town. You could take an excursion to Skippers Canyon, enjoy a cruise on the historic steamer Earnslaw on Lake Wakatipu or high-action ride on the Shotover Jet. The adventurer in you may consider may consider parapenting (cliff jumping with a parachute) off Bobs Peak, white water rafting, or a thrilling bungy jump. Your stay in Queenstown includes a cable-car
(gondola) ride to Bob's with magnificent alpine views. Enjoy a good night's rest in your hotel in Queenstown.
 
Day 10 :
Queenstown / Mt Cook
Drive out of Queenstown to Mt Cook and on the way stopover to enjoy the scenic Lake town of Wanaka and can visit the Famous Puzzling World of Wanaka before proceeding to Mt Cook.
 
Day 11 :
Mt Cook / Christchurch
Travel from Mt Cook to Christchurch against the backdrop of Souther Alps, along the shoreline of Lake Pukaki - Your journey today takes you around the shores of the picturesque Lake Tekapo before reaching Christchurch.
 
Day 12 :
Christchurch
You have the day free to to explore this most "English of citys". Visit International Antartic center. Spend the night at your hotel in Christchurch or can opt for Hanmer Spring or Kaikoura Whale Watching.
 
Day 13 :

Tour ends
After breakfast, you can drive to the Christchurch Airport, where you can return the car  and catch your flight out of Christchurch.

Kawarau Bridge
Kawarau Bridge
 
Express Chairlift
Express Chairlift
Roys Bay Wanaka
Roys Bay Wanaka
 
Holiday Includes

12 Nts Accommodation

12 Breakfast

13 Days Car rental

Whole in the Rock Cruise

Waitomo Caves

Sky line Gondola, Paradise Valley Spring, Te Puia, Polynesian Spa, Agrodome

Milford Sound Cruise

Gondola, Luge Ride in Queenstown

Pvt Airport Transfer in Auckland

   
Cost Motels Deluxe Premium
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