– Mt Cook & Church of the Good Shepherd
– Milford Sound with lunch
– Traditional Maori Hangi (dinner) & concert
– Te Puia Thermal Reserve
– Agrodome Farm show
– Te Papa Museum guided tour
– 10 nights’ accommodation with daily breakfast
– Return private airport transfer
– Day tours include entrance tickets
– Return international / domestic flight ticket
– Travel insurance
– Others no mentioned
– Additional hotel surcharges may be applied subject to travelling date
Travel to all the must-see destinations in New Zealand with this tour! Go across multiple cities to see the best of New Zealand with us!
New Zealand is a place where you can really marvel at God’s creations. One awe-inspiring place that you should head to is the Te Puia Thermal Reserve. It’s more than just a natural wonder, but also a culturally important landmark in New Zealand. Te Puia possessed the most polished of the local indigenous group – Māori people’s culture and heritage.
Rudyard Kipling once said New Zealand has the eighth Wonder of the World, and it’s Milford Sound. The fjord used to be a playground for local Māori people before it was discovered by European explorers. Since then, Milford Sound has been attracting thousands of visitors with its surreally beautiful landscape.
Day 1: Arrive Auckland
On arrival in Auckland, ‘The City of Sails’, seat in coach passengers will be met by our local representative and privately transferred to your hotel.
Day 2: Auckland – Waitomo – Rotorua Breakfast
Farewell to the ‘City of Sails’ as you travel south through the fertile Waikato region to arrive at Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves including an underground boat ride viewing the millions of glow worms on the cavern roof. On completion continue over the forested Mamaku Ranges to reach the ‘Thermal City’ of Rotorua.
Day 3: Rotorua Breakfast, Dinner
Visit TePuia 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. The afternoon is at leisure. This evening enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert.
Day 4: Rotorua – Wellington Breakfast, Dinner
Travel south to reach the popular lake resort of Taupo and 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. Continue south through lush farmland before arriving in the ‘Capital City’ of Wellington.
Day 5: Wellington Breakfast
Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Wellington and a short guided tour of Te Papa (the ‘Museum of New Zealand’) before enjoying a free afternoon to explore New Zealand’s capital city.
Day 6: Wellington – Queenstown Breakfast
Depart on your domestic flight from Wellington to Queenstown (airfare is NOT included). A morning flight is recommended to allow time to explore Queenstown at leisure in the afternoon.
Day 7: Milford Sound Breakfast, Lunch
Follow the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden, and onward to Lake TeAnau. 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.
Day 8: Queenstown Breakfast, Lunch
A free day to explore the endless optional attractions available. (Not included in the tour price.)
Day 9: Queenstown – Mt Cook – Christchurch Breakfast
Travel this morning to ‘Aoraki’ Mt Cook, or ‘the cloud piercer’. Visit the Church of the Good Shepherd before travelling across the Canterbury Plains to arrive in Christchurch.
Day 10: Christchurch Breakfast
Enjoy a Christchurch morning sightseeing tour this morning (seat in coach guests only). This afternoon is at leisure.
Day 11: Depart Christchurch Breakfast
Your arrangements conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car.