Overview

Flight - 2 nights
Queenstown - 2 nights
Christchurch - 2 nights
Wellington - 2 nights
Rotorua - 2 nights
Auckland - 2 nights
Flight - 1 night

Spendology - Widgets

Land of the Long White Cloud

A breathtaking journey of mystical New Zealand travelling from South Island to North Island offering a true insight into this enchanting country

Explore mystical New Zealand. Widely acknowledged as one of the most breathtaking countries in the world, pure and unspoilt, it boasts spectacular scenery and landscapes, lush vegetation, unique wildlife and a moderate mild climate. Throughout the nation you will discover how the Maori people and their traditions influence the richness of its history, culture and daily life.

Amongst the picturesque landscapes discover New Zealand’s world renowned, award winning wineries. Revel in the stunning setting of Queenstown, a vibrant city perched on the shoreline and overlooked by an array of snow-capped mountain peaks. Enjoy the marine life and the majesty of Christchurch, explore Auckland the ‘City of Sails’ and the stunning natural and unique environment of Rotorua, a dynamic geothermal site revered by the Maori, filled with steaming lakes and bubbling geysers.

Travelling by road is the best way to see the real New Zealand, a cultural melting-pot and one with uniting features that make it unique in the world.

Key Features

Cultural Tour
Nature & Wildlife
UK Tour Manager
Group Size 10 – 30

 

Days 1 & 2 Fly to Queenstown via Singapore and Auckland.

Day 3 Arrive in Queenstown the adventure capital for two nights at the 3.5-star Heartland Hotel. (B)

Day 4 Morning sightseeing tour of tranquil Lake Hayes and Arrowtown, an enchanting gold rush village nestled below the beautiful peaks that surround the sparkling Arrow River. Afternoon free for independent sightseeing. (B)

Day 5 Travel to Christchurch on the scenic route of the Lindis Pass with stunning mountain views. Stop en route at Mount Cook National Park, an expanse of untouched, awe-inspiring alpine landscape and at the small Church of The Good Shepherd on Lake Tekapo. Two nights at the 4-star Novotel. (B)

Day 6 Visit the Bridge of Remembrance dedicated to those who died in WWI, the Botanical Gardens with an impressive array of plant collections and Cardboard Cathedral, a transitional Cathedral erected when the original was badly damaged in the 2011 earthquake. (B)

Day 7 Ferry to Wellington. Two nights at the 4-star West Plaza Hotel. (B)

Day 8 View the sights of Mt. Victoria, stroll through the Botanic Gardens, glimpse the Beehive and Parliament Building and visit Old St. Paul’s Cathedral a Wellington landmark. (B)

Day 9 Travel to Rotorua via Lake Taupo. See the spectacular Huka Falls, a thundering 11-metre high waterfall. Two nights at the 4-star Novotel. (B)

Day 10 Visit the legendary sheep show on Agrodome Farm. Travel to Te Puia, home of Maori culture and the world famous Pohutu Geyser. Enjoy a traditional Hangi dinner and concert. (B, D)

Day 11 Travel to Auckland via Waitomo, a labyrinth of caves and underground rivers. Two nights at the 4-star Scenic Hotel. (B)

Day 12 Visit Domain, Auckland’s oldest park, Tamaki Drive a scenic waterfront route around Auckland’s eastern bays and the Michael Savage Memorial Park with panoramic views of the harbour. Farewell dinner at the Orbit Sky Tower. (B, D)

Day 13 Fly to London via Singapore. (B)

Day 14 Arrive London.

  • Key
  • B - Breakfast
  • L - Lunch
  • D - Dinner
 

2020

Thursdays
per person in a twin/double room
Singapore Airlines from London Heathrow

Date Price
March 12 £3895

Supplements per person

Single Supplement

Single supplement £895

Flight Options

(Heathrow/Auckland/Heathrow)
Singapore Airlines Premium Economy from £1895
Singapore Airlines Business Class from £3895

Extension Options

Extra nights – Singapore
Park Regis (per night) £95
Single supplement £85
Airport transfers (per way) £22
Optional half-day panoramic tour £95

Independent Arrival

Save £750
Arrival transfer add £70
Departure transfer add £70

Price Includes
Air travel and taxes, transfers, 10 nights’ accommodation, breakfast daily and 2 dinners, itinerary as described, services of UK Tour Manager, expert local guides and representative. If our specially negotiated airfares are unavailable at the time of booking, a supplement may apply.

Not Included
Travel insurance, overseas airport taxes, optional excursions, visa procurement, tipping, any government taxes or compulsory charges introduced after publication.

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