Auckland(2) - Rotorua(2) - Queenstown(3) - Franz Josef Glacier(1) - Christchurch(2)
Day-1 Arrive in Auckland Upon arrival you will be met by our local representative in the arrival hall and transferred to hotel in a private vehicle. Overnight at hotel.
Day-2 Auckland sightseeing After breakfast, today morning See firsthand why Auckland is regarded as one of the best cities in the world to live in, as you join this half day tour around the central city and picturesque suburbs. Our journey begins with a short trip over the Harbour Bridge to the North Shore before returning to the central city to visit Queen St and the Auckland Viaduct. Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park has panoramic views over Whenua Rangatira, Auckland city and Waitemata Harbour. Overnight at hotel.
Day-3 Auckland – Rotorua via Waitomo After breakfast you will travel across the rich Waikato farmland for Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the Waitomo Caves (entry & guided tour with boat ride is included) and a boat ride through the famous Glow-Worm grotto. Enjoy twinkling lights emitting from the ceiling like stars in a dark night. Later travel across to forested Mamaku Range to arrive at the thermal City Rotorua. Overnight at hotel.
Day-4 Rotorua sightseeing After breakfast we proceed to AGRODOME (included) to witness the Agrodome Agricultural Show, where you will be entertained by New Zealand's performing sheep and other attractions. Overnight at hotel.
Day-5 Rotorua – Christchurch Fly (Flight not included) After breakfast, travel to Rotorua airport and board your flight to Christchurch (flight not included), upon arrival transfer to your hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day-6 Christchurch- Mt Cook - Queenstown Travel to Queenstown via Mt Cook National Park travel through the Central Otago region to Lake Pukaki and Mount Cook National Park Village. Set at the foothill of the Alps, you have a close up view of Mt Cook -the highest mountain in the country. Descend the mountains and re-cross the Canterbury Plains to arrive in Queenstown the evening. Overnight in hotel.
Day-7 Milford sound day tour After breakfast, this morning we head to MILFORD SOUND CRUISE (included). This famous cruise gives you an opportunity to see MITRE PEAK which is just out of the water and mile high. Go exploring with a nature guide in the tender vessels and kayaks. You may see fur seals lazing on the rocks and lots of sea birds and numerous waterfalls. Return back to the hotel in the evening. Overnight at the hotel.
Day-8 Queenstown day free for optional activities. After breakfast, today you have an option to enjoy the exciting SHOTOVER JET BOAT RIDE, LEDGE BUNGY JUMP, RIVER RAFTING, SKY DIVING Etc. (activities not included) Overnight in hotel.
Day-9 Queenstown - Glacier region After breakfast leave for Franz Joseph. Discover the rugged scenery along one of New Zealand's most awe-inspiring highways. The viewing platforms overlooking Franz Josef show the sheer size and beauty of these natural wonders and provide fantastic photo opportunities. Overnight in hotel.
Day-10 Christchurch via Greymouth (Tranz alpine train will be applicable only for SIC clients) Today, check out from hotel and leave to Greymouth. On arrival you will board Tranz Alpine train for one of the most scenic train journeys in the world (only SIC customers will travel by train). On arrival in Christchurch you will be transferred to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day-11 Departure day After breakfast you will be transferred to airport in a shared vehicle to board your flight for onward journey (flight not included).
Auckland - Auckland is New Zealand's largest urban area and typically arrival point for any international traveller to New Zealand. Auckland is renowned as City of Yachts for having the highest per capita Yachts in the world
Rotorua - Rotorua is renowned for its geothermal activities and being the Maori cultural heartland
Queenstown - Queenstown is set on Lake Wakatipu is one of the most visited location in New Zealand and is often referred as the Adventure Capital of the World
Franz Josef Glacier - Franz Josef Glacier, a 12 km long glacier along with Fox Glacier is located in New Zealand’s west coast of South Island’s Westland Tai Poutini National Park.
Christchurch - Christchurch is a distinctly English town in New Zealand being home to many Gothic Architecture monuments, parks, gardens and walks