Discover New Zealand on Road
There is no experience like that of getting behind the wheels and exploring a new place. It not just gives you a complete different perspective of the place but also adds that sense of thrill and adventure to your trip. So here is a break up of one such soul enriching journey.
15 Days / 14 Nights
(starting price per adult
inclusive of airfare)
Airfares are subject to change.
Below is the tour cost without airfare.
Day 1, Auckland
Today as you arrive in New Zealand, you get to take some rest, catch up on your sleep and spend your day at your leisure. Overnight in Auckland.
Day 2, Auckland
This day is packed with three exciting activity in the morning, afternoon and evening. The morning starts with a once in a lifetime experience to participate as a crew on an actual America`s Cup Yacht (Optional). It is the world`s oldest and most prestigious sporting trophy and ultimate yachting regatta. You can choose to take the helm, exert energy on the grinders or sit back, relax and enjoy the sail. And don`t worry you don`t really need any prior experience in sailing. For the afternoon you get to see Auckland`s Sky Tower. The 328 metres high, tallest man-made structure in New Zealand awaits you with its breathtaking view for up to 80 kilometres in every direction. You are spoilt with choices here - you can travel up in the glass-fronted lifts to one of the three spectacular viewing platforms, or for more thrills and excitement, Skywalk round the pergola at 192 metres up or Sky Jump off the Tower! Else you can relax with a coffee or light refreshments at Sky Lounge or dine at Orbit - Auckland`s only 360-degree revolving restaurant. As the evening sets in get prepared to blow your senses in the Odyssey Sensory Maze (Optional). It is a journey that lasts for 20 minutes which will invigorate, indulge and challenge your senses as you travel through over 13 different zones with special lighting effects, illusions, unusual sounds and darker challenging spaces. Overnight at Auckland.
Day 3, Auckland
Ferrying for 75mins from Auckland gets you Get up close and personal with one of the world`s most successful conservation projects - Tiritiri Matangi Island. See some of New Zealand`s most endangered birds and rare wildlife in this open sanctuary. Walk through the island that is re-vegetated with almost half a million native trees and re-introduction of 11 threatened native bird species. Overnight in Auckland.
Day 4, Rotorua
Today enroute to Rotorua you get to visit the Waitomo Caves. A must see for any traveller. Enjoy the world famous boat ride under thousands of magical glow worms and become a part of over 120 years of cultural and natural history. Later you can spend the day at Hobbiton(Optional). Yes the place where the Hollywood Movie Lord of the Rings was set. Get the insider gossip on how Lord of the Rings was made. Have your photo taken in front of one of the hobbit holes. Overnight in Rotorua
Day 5, Rotorua
Start your day by escaping into the beautiful Whakarewarewa Forest, one of Rotorua`s most spectacular natural assets. Known for its magnificent stands of towering Californian Coastal Redwoods it is just five minutes drive from the city centre. Here you can experience some of the finest walking and mountain bike trails in the world. Your afternoon includes a visit to the Waimangu Volcanic Valley, which is listed as a `must do` eco-experience when you visit Rotorua. A protected scenic reserve and wildlife refuge, Waimangu Volcanic Valley geothermal park encompasses beautiful Lake Rotomahana and is set in pristine New Zealand bush. Waimangu Volcanic Valley is just 20 minutes South of Rotorua and 40 minutes North of Taupo. Your evening ends with a Te Pō which is Te Puia`s evening cultural experience. It is a feast of storytelling, entertainment and Māori Cuisine. Experience an authentic Māori welcome and a first-class Māori feast. Overnight in Rotorua.
Day 6, Rotorua
Your day starts at Rainbow Springs, set in 22 acres of beautiful native trees and streams it is home to a huge variety of New Zealand`s most precious inhabitants. The entire experience is built around New Zealand`s largest and most successful kiwi conservation centre. Here you can get up close and personal with kiwi in their natural habitat. This is followed by the Agrodome Sheep show. Learn amazing facts and have a few laughs as you`re introduced to 19 breeds of sheep. You can also witness a live sheep shearing demonstration and a fun sheep auction with bidding from the floor and audience participation. You might want to jump up on stage for the opportunity to feed the baby lambs. Your afternoon is packed with excitement at the Agro-ventures (Optional) which is for everyone. Full of fun and thrills. Dive head first into the action on the Swoop super swing or try Freefall Xtreme, it is the closest you will get to being a super hero as you fly on a giant wind column! Overnight in Rotorua
Day 7, Queenstown
Fly to Queenstown and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Queenstown
Day 8, Queenstown
Today is going to be fun and adventure. Your morning will begin with adrenalin pumping Tandem hang gliding or paragliding (Optional) which is one of the best adventure activities you can experience while visiting Queenstown. This is followed by the iconic Gondola up Bob`s Peak where you can enjoy award winning cuisine in the scenic restaurant, followed by the Skyline Luge with its very own thrilling downhill ride! Overnight in Queenstown.
Day 9, Queenstown
Today you go on an unforgettable journey into the heart of Milford Sound. Experience the world famous fiord - rich in dense rainforest, glacier carved valleys and beautiful waterfalls. Overnight in Queenstown.
Day 10, Queenstown
Today you get to take a Jet boat (Optional) trip like no other! Known as one of Queenstown`s best value products this is an adrenaline rush from the moment you leave town. Overnight in Queenstown.
Day 11, Fox Glacier
Now we head towards the Fox Glacier. This valley was carved out by the ice during past ice ages and shows dramatic evidence of the power of the ice. After checking into the hotel, spend your rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Fox Glacier.
Day 12, Fox Glacier
In the morning you get to join on a Foxtrot walk. The route takes you onto the ice amongst crevasses and ice ridges and leads you onto the middle of the glacier for spectacular views of the icefall and lower glacier. In the evening set abord the Tranz Alpine train to sit back and enjoy a genuine kiwi rail experience through the rugged Southern Alps and alpine rainforests of the South Island. Overnight in Fox Glacier.
Day 13, Christchurch
Today you get to drive to Christchurch. And here lies the Botanic Garden. Within the twenty-one hectares of tranquil gardens, you can see two rose gardens, water gardens, herbaceous and dahlia borders, a New Zealand plant garden, and an edible garden and rock gardens, surrounded by mature trees and spacious lawns. Overnight in Christchurch.
Day 14, Christchurch
You get to embark on a journey through Antarctica without leaving Christchurch. One of New Zealand`s best tourist attractions, the International Antarctic Centre provides a fun and exciting experience of Antarctica. You`ll experience snow and ice, a storm, learn about life in modern day Antarctica and Scott Base, and hang out with Little Blue Penguins! This is followed by Christchurch Icelandic Horse Treks (Optional). Here you get to go on a horse treks in a small group of up to 4 persons along a tidal lagoon, the beach and in the forest. Overnight in Christchurch.
Day 15, Departure
Fly back with wonderful memories of New Zealand.
|1||Auckland||Auckland City Hotel|
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|11||Fox Glacier||Heartland Hotel|
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Price Details In NZD (Per Person)*
|15 Days / 14 Nights Standard||Auckland||Christchurch||0||0||0||3265||0||0||0||0|
|*Tour cost without airfare||L - Low Season, H - High Season|
Tour Cost Includes
Tour Cost Does Not Includes