Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium
Welcome to Auckland! Upon arrival, you will be met by a local representative and transferred from the airport to the hotel on private basis. Check in and freshen up.
Later you will be taken to Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium. Set on the waterfront of Auckland City on Okahu Bay, just moments from the famous Mission Bay beach, it is one of Auckland's top attractions! It showcases over 30 live animal exhibits in spectacular habitat displays, including the world's largest Antarctic penguin colony exhibit and amazing underwater viewing tunnels.
Rest of the day is at leisure.
Transfer to Rotorua
Waitomo Glow Worm Caves
Post breakfast check out from your hotel and you will be transferred to Rotorua.
Enjoy a guided tour of the world-famous Waitomo Glow worm Caves including an underground boat ride viewing the millions of glow worms on the cavern roof. On completion of the tour continue over the forested Mamaku Ranges to reach the ‘Thermal City’ of Rotorua.
Upon arrival in Rotorua check into your hotel. Later in the evening you may enjoy a relaxing soak in the tranquil setting of the Lake Spa Retreat at the Polynesian Spa. Ensure you are here before sunset to enjoy the best view while relaxing!!!!!!
Visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve, Rainbow Springs
After breakfast in the morning visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see the boiling mud-pools and the roaring geysers. Following this, visit the Rainbow Springs to see New Zealand’s trout, birds. You will also experience a Kiwi Encounter offering unique behind-the-scenes tours of a working kiwi nursery and hatchery 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.
Visit Hobbiton and Agroventure
Post breakfast visit Hobbiton, the newly reconstructed and permanent film set which is located in the North Island of New Zealand near Matamata. Despite the parade of movie stars on and off the set, the site is still a working sheep and beef farm, where you will have the opportunity to cuddle and bottle feed the pet lambs.
NOTE: It is a walking tour around the set and sensible footwear is recommended.
Later proceed to Agroventure to enjoy some unique experiences. Agrojet: Take on New Zealand’s fastest jet sprint boat!
Swoop: Feel your heart beat as the anticipation increases as your raised 40 metres into the air high above the Ngongotaha stream, and then pulling a ripcord that that plunges you into an exhilarating swoop towards the ground at 130kmph.
Shweeb: The Shweeb will get your pulse racing as you push through THE EDGE to compete against friends or family or clock to race for to challenge the world record.
Freefall Xtreme: Fly unattached and pretend that you are just like your favorite super hero. Freefall Xtreme is the only place in NZ where you can body fly.
Bungy: Jump into the experience of a lifetime with best value bungy at Agroventures.
Transfer to Auckland Airport for flight to Queenstown.
Skyline Queenstown Luge with lunch
Post breakfast check out from your hotel and you will be transferred to Auckland Airport for your onward flight to Queenstown.
Welcome to Queenstown, surrounded by majestic mountains and set on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, the natural beauty and the unique energy of the region create the perfect backdrop for a holiday full of adventure, exploration or relaxation.
On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. Later proceed for the Skyline Queenstown Luge, which is a thrilling ride for all ages and abilities and one of the top things to do in Queenstown.
Before you take on the Luge Marvel at the stunning views as you ride the Skyline Queenstown Gondola - the steepest cable car lift in the Southern Hemisphere, and one of the must-do activities in Queenstown! En route you will enjoy a spectacular 220 degree panorama, with breath taking views of Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, Walter Peak, Cecil Peak and over Queenstown.
Rest of the day is free at leisure to explore this adventure capital of the World. In the evening you can have a meal at the famous “Ferg Burger”.
Spend time at leisure.
Day at leisure, explore the city on your own.
4WD Safari of the Scenes Glenorchy Half Day Tour
Jet Boat Shotover River
Post breakfast proceed for your safari. Let Nomad Safaris take you on one a personalised adventure tour to the NZ backcountry. The award winning Safari of the Scenes will capture the heart of the most
avid Lord of the Rings fans as our expert guides will explore with you spectacular filming locations. You are guaranteed to shoot the best pictures of your trip today.
Later prepare yourself for the thrill and excitement of the ultimate Jet Boating experience with world famous Shotover Jet. It’s a unique, breathtaking white water ride and an adrenaline rush you’ll never forget!
Full Day Milford Sound with lunch
Today post your breakfast, proceed for your Milford Sound tour. Aboard a spacious boat, get up-close views of New Zealand’s fur seals, dolphins and Fiordland-crested penguins. This boutique vessel provides a superior experience with unforgettable memories of highlights like Mitre Peak.
Note: Tour duration approx 13 hrs.
Overnight: Heartland Hotel Queenstown or similar
Today post breakfast check out from your hotel and you will be transferred to Wanaka.
Spend day at leisure or you can visit Puzzle World
Today after your breakfast you can explore Wanaka as you like it.
Alternatively you have an option to visit Puzzle World, for over forty years Puzzling World has been messing with people’s heads no matter what age, nationality or experience. With a mix of bizarre buildings, rooms of illusion and the world-famous Great Maze this attraction is designed to baffle your brain and challenge your perceptions of reality.
Overnight: Wanaka Hotel or similar
Drive to Mount Cook
Early breakfast today and proceed for an amazing scenic drive towards Mount Cook. Spend some time at New Zealand’s highest mountain, Mt Cook (Aoraki in Maori) which towers 3,754 metres into the sky, providing a stunning backdrop to the beautiful Mount Cook National Park in the centre of the South Island. Next, depart and travel down the western side of Lake Pukaki at the foot of Mt Cook - and onto Tekapo. The views of this alpine region (mountains and glacier lakes) are breathtaking as you head towards the stunning, glacial fed Lake Tekapo. Visit the famous Church of the Good Shepherd standing in picturesque solitude on the foreshores of the lake.
Overnight: Hermitage Hotel or similar
Transfer to Christchurch
Early breakfast today and proceed for Christchurch and travel through the rich pastoral farmland of the Canterbury Plains before arriving in 'The Garden City', Christchurch, this evening. Check into you hotel and relax.
Overnight: Heartland Hotel Cotswold or similar
Breakfast and drive towards the airport for your departure flight with wonderful memories of your New Zealand tour.
Important Note: The above itinerary is tentative and subjected to change without prior notice
01 nights’ accommodation in Auckland
03 nights’ accommodation in Rotorua
04 nights’ accommodation in Queenstown
02 nights’ accommodation in Wanaka
01 night accommodation in Mount Cook
01 night accommodation in Christchurch
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