DAY 1 : Auckland
On arrival in Auckland, 'The City of Sails', seat in coach guests will be met by our local representative and privately transferred to your hotel. Self drive guests will collect rental car at the airport and drive to the hotel. Overnight stay in Auckland.
DAY 2 : Auckland City Sightseeing
Today morning proceed for a city sightseeing visiting Harbour Bridge, Auckland Viaduct and Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park for panoramic views of Auckland city and Waitemata Harbour. Rest of the day is at leiusre. Overnight stay in Auckland. (B)
DAY 3 : Auckland - Waitomo - Rotorua
south through the fertile Waikato region to arrive at Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Continue to reach the 'Thermal City' of Rotorua this afternoon via Hobbiton Movie Set for a guided tour of this world-class attraction. (B) Overnight stay in Rotorua. (B)
DAY 4 : Rotorua
Visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mud pools 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. Overnight stay in Rotorua. (B,D)
DAY 5 : Rotorua - Christchurch
Depart on your domestic flight from Rotorua to Christchurch.(airfare not included). On arrival check in to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight stay in Christchurch. (B)
DAY 6 : Christchurch - Mt Cook - Queenstown
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 CentralOtago region to the 'Alpine Resort' of Queenstown. (B)
DAY 7 : Queenstown - Milford Sound - Queenstown
Follow the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden, and onward to Lake Te Anau. Enter the Eglinton Valley and 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. Overnight stay in Queenstown. (B)
DAY 8 : Queenstown
A free day to explore the endless optional attractions available. Overnight stay in Queenstown. (B) One can enjoy bungy jumping, jet boating, white water rafting, gondola rides and much more. Optional Sightseeing / Activities at an additional cost : 1) Nzone Skydiving:Embrace the fear, at Nzone Skydive enjoy scenic flight (depending on your feet selection) to altitude, then you will nudge towards the edge of the plane before being thrown out! Keep your head up, smile at your skydive photographer and take in the stunning surroundings. After an exhilarating freefall, you will experience a 5 minute parachute ride, floating safely back down to the skydive drop zone. (Weight limit is 100kg) 2) Ziptrek Ecotours : Experience New Zealand's original zipline tour. It is a spectacular guided eco-adventure through the forest canopy high above Queenstown. Between the ziplines, Ziptrek guide deliver educational information with an ecological focus stories of Maori legends.
DAY 9 : Queenstown - Glacier Region
Depart Queenstown and via Lake Wanaka and through the historic Haast Pass, gateway to the World Heritage Westland National Park. Continue up the West Coast past spectacular mountain ranges, native forests and lakes to the glacier region of Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers. Overnight stay in Glacier Region. (B)
DAY 10 : Glacier Region - Christchurch
north to Greymouth today and board the Tranz Alpine train (seat in coach guests only). Ascend through lush beech forests past the alpine village of Arthur's Pass before crossing the spectacular Southern Alps. over Canterbury Plains to Christchurch. Overnight stay in Christchurch. (B)
DAY 11 : Christchurch - Hometown
Today proceed to airport to board the flight to next destination or your hometown with lots of memories to cherish for a life time. (B) Tour Concludes !!