NEW ZEALAND LANDSCAPES
6 Nights/7 Days
Christchurch* Queenstown* Rotorua* Aukland
- Antarctic center in Christchurch.
- Spend a full day at Milford sound.
- Rainbow springs, Rainbow farm and Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve in Rotorua.
- The Harbour Bridge and War Memorial Museum in Auckland.
- Kelly Tarlton’s Antarctic encounter and underwater world.
Christchurch – the Garden city
Arrive Christchurch. We take you for a panoramic city tour of Christchurch – the garden city. Later we visit the International Antarctic Centre, where we enjoy the adorable sight of real life penguins in their natural habitat at the penguin rookery. Check-in to Hotel Chateau or similar. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Chateau or similar.
After an American breakfast, we drive to the spectacular resort town of Queenstown. Journey over the Canterbury plains and the wide expanses of the Mackenzie Countryside. We then drive to New Zealand’s highest mountain - Mount Cook and enter the National park surrounded by 15 peaks towering to a height of over 3000 meters. Optional scenic flights by ski planes or by helicopter are available over these mountains. We continue through Lindis pass and the gold mine of Kawarau Gorge to arrive into Queenstown. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Queenstown A-Line or similar.
Today after an American breakfast, we go for a full day trip to Milford Sound. Travel along the shore of Lake Wakatipu beneath The Remarkables mountain range before crossing the Southland Plains to Te Anau, the gateway to the Fiordland National Park, now proclaimed a World Heritage Park. Drive through Beech forests and glaciated valleys before descending the steep gradient Homer tunnel to the magnificient Milford sound itself. Take a cruise (weather permitting) out to the Tasman Sea and return with time to enjoying the cascading waterfalls. We drive back to Queenstown via the same route. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Queenstown A-Line or similar.
This morning, after an early American breakfast we transfer you to the domestic airport for your flight to Rotorua. Arrive Rotorua and proceed to Hotel Rotorua Lake Plaza or similar. Enroute, we visit Rainbow springs of Rotorua. See the trout pool and a magnificent aviary where you will find the famous kiwi – New Zealand’s flightless native bird. We also visit the Rainbow Farm show – an exciting show, staging the different breeds of New Zealand sheep. We visit Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve and Maori village. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Rotorua Lake Plaza or similar.
After an American breakfast, transfer by coach to Waitamo where we visit the glowworm caves. Enroute, visit Woolshed where we see the extraction of wool. Arrive Auckland. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Auckland Airedale or similar.
City tour of Auckland
After an American breakfast we take you on a city tour of Auckland where we see the main commercial area, the Harbour Bridge and the War Memorial Museum. Visit the famous Kelly Tarlton’s Antartic encounter and underwater world. Evening free at leisure for shopping. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at the Hotel Auckland Airedale or similar.
We checkout early morning and transfer you to the airport for your flight to Mumbai.
It’ s time to say good bye to all new friends you have made and take back warm memories of your trip.
You may extend your Holiday to our ‘Amazing Australia’ tour,
‘Mystical Thailand’, ‘Super Singapore’, ‘Truly Malaysia’ tours or Onboard magnificent Star Cruises!
New Zealand, a valid single entry visa for New Zealand will be required. Visa charges will be applicable.