New Zealand Getaway Guided Holiday

15 Day Guided Holiday with Travelmarvel

From AU$4,159*
per person, twin share

Explore New Zealand on this 15 day Land Journey. Discover the charms of Auckland, Rotorua, Queenstown, Wellington and Christchurch. Highlights include a scenic train journey aboard the TranzAlpine train and a cruise in Milford Sound.

Price Per Person, Twin Share
Departure Date From Price
17 June 2021 AU$4,159*
1 July 2021 AU$4,499*
29 July 2021 AU$4,499*
19 August 2021 AU$4,499*
2 September 2021 AU$4,499*
16 September 2021 AU$4,499*
2 October 2021 AU$5,089*
16 October 2021 AU$5,089*
30 October 2021 AU$5,089*
6 November 2021 AU$5,089*
20 November 2021 AU$5,089*
27 November 2021 AU$5,089*
27 November 2021 AU$5,089*
18 December 2021 AU$5,089*
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Bookings subject to availability. Valid for sale until 15 May 2021, unless sold out prior.

Includes:

  • 15 Day premium guided holiday with Travelmarvel
  • 14 nights premium accommodation
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director and experienced Driver
  • Premium air-conditioned coach travel
  • 22 delicious meals – 14 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 7 dinners
  • Special Welcome and Farewell Dinners
  • All sightseeing, cruises, tours and entrance fees as specified
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers

Itinerary:

DAY 1: Arrive Auckland
Your spectacular New Zealand journey begins today upon arrival in Auckland. Here, you will be met by a Travelmarvel representative and transferred to your premium hotel.

DAY 2: Auckland, Bay Of Islands
Journey north to see a mighty Kauri tree and marvel at its size. Continue to the stunning Bay of Islands, where you’ll enjoy a special Welcome Dinner.

DAY 3: Bay Of Islands
The Bay of Islands is home to 144 islands providing a stunning aquatic playground off the north coast of the North Island. Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the subtropical surrounds. Your Tour Director is always on hand to offer some fantastic suggestions to make the most of your time here.

DAY 4: Bay Of Islands, Auckland
INSIDER EXPERIENCE- Head out on a spectacular cruise to Cape Brett in the Bay of Islands and the famous Hole in the Rock.

Explore the beauty of the Bay of Islands before returning to Auckland by coach.

DAY 5: Auckland, Waitomo, Rotorua
INSIDER EXPERIENCE – Discover the famous Waitomo glow worm caves.
INSIDER EXPERIENCE – Savour an authentic Maori Hangi feast in Rotorua.

Travel to Waitomo to explore the glow worm caves, then continue to Rotorua. Visit Te Puia, New Zealand’s premier cultural centre, and tour the Maori Arts & Crafts Institute. While here, you’ll see the Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley. This evening, enjoy an Insider Experience.

DAY 6: Rotorua
Rotorua captures the essence of New Zealand with its geothermal geysers, fascinating Māori culture and rich heritage. Your sightseeing continues with a visit to the Agrodome. Later, perhaps enjoy a visit to the Hobbiton movie set from the Lord of the Rings series (own expense).

DAY 7: Rotorua, Taupo, Wellington
Travel the Thermal Explorer Highway, visit Lake Taupo and Huka Falls. Arrive in Wellington.

DAY 8: Wellington, Christchurch
INSIDER EXPERIENCE – Enjoy one of the world’s most scenic voyages on the Interislander ferry en route to Picton.

Begin the day with a spectacular sea crossing between the North and South islands, then continue your journey onwards to Christchurch.

DAY 9: Christchurch, Fox Glacier
ENHANCE YOUR JOURNEY – Perhaps enhance your journey and embark on one of the world’s great alpine rail journeys aboard the TranzAlpine train. Watch the South Island’s snow-capped mountains and rolling green hills glide past from the comfort of your seat (additional expense – enquire for details).

Drive through the Southern Alps, home to the Franz Josef and Fox glaciers, as well as spectacular lakes and rainforests.

DAY 10: Fox Glacier, Queenstown
INSIDER EXPERIENCE – Settle in for a relaxing two-night stay overlooking beautiful Lake Wakatipu.

The stunning drive across Haast Pass brings you to Queenstown, New Zealand’s adventure capital.

DAY 11: Queenstown
INSIDER EXPERIENCE – Ride the Skyline Gondola 450 metres above the city to the top of Bob’s Peak for a buffet lunch at the Stratosfare Restaurant.

Soar to the top of a Queenstown peak for lunch with a view as all of Queenstown spreads below you. The rest of the day is at leisure, so perhaps try a Select Experience.

DAY 12: Queenstown, Milford Sound, Te Anau
INSIDER EXPERIENCE – Cruise the full length of magnificent Milford Sound.

Follow The Remarkables and Lake Wakatipu to the incredible Fiordland National Park. Milford Sound is the jewel in the crown.

DAY 13: Te Anau, Dunedin
Journey through Southland countryside before arriving in Dunedin for a tour.

DAY 14: Dunedin, Aoraki/Mt Cook, Lake Tekapo
INSIDER EXPERIENCE – View the spectacular peak of Aoraki/Mt Cook, the highest point in Australasia.

See the Moeraki Boulders and visit Oamaru. See Aoraki/Mt Cook, then arrive at Peppers Bluewater Resort for your final night.

DAY 15: Lake Tekapo, Depart Christchurch
Visit the Church of the Good Shepherd, taking in lake views before continuing to Christchurch.

*Terms & Conditions:

  • Bookings subject to availability.
  • Prices are per person twin share, in Australian Dollars.
  • Pricing correct as of 12 April 2021 and may fluctuate due to changes in availability, surcharges, fees or taxes.
  • Standard Travel Club Terms and Conditions apply.
  • This tour is offered and managed by Travelmarvel and their terms and conditions apply.
  • No airfares are included in the featured package, but assistance with booking can be provided.
  • Cancellation and change fees apply. Bookings are non-transferable.
  • Travel insurance is not included in the package. Please ensure you have valid Travel Insurance, or request a quotation.