Tour Details 11 Nights / 12 Days 2 N Auckland + 2 N Rotorua + 3 N Queenstown + 2 N Franz Josef + 2 N Christchurch
|Day 01||Arrive Auckland|
|Day 02||Auckland City Tour|
|Day 03||Auckland to Rotorua [approx 2 hrs]|
|Day 04||Rotorua City Tour|
|Day 05||Auckland - Queenstown|
|Day 06||Milford Sound - approx 5 hrs one way|
|Day 07||Queenstown Activities|
|Day 08||Queenstown – Wanaka - Franz Josef [350 kms / approx 5-6 hrs]|
|Day 09||Franz Josef Glacier|
|Day 10||Franz Josef – Greymouth (2.5-3 hrs) – Christchurch|
|Day 11||Christchurch City Tour|
DAY 01 : Arrive Auckland
Arrive Auckland ‘The City of Sails” and be transferred to the hotel for overnight stay
DAY 02 : Auckland City Tour
Auckland City tour including Harbour Bridge, Auckland Viaduct and Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park for panoramic views of Auckland city and Waitemata Harbour.
DAY 03 : Auckland to Rotorua [approx 2 hrs]
Depart from Auckland. Enroute enjoy tour of the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves including an underground boat ride viewing the millions of glow worms on the cavern roof. Later reach the Thermal City of Rotorua. Evening free at leisure
DAY 04 : Rotorua City Tour
Visit TePuia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mudpools and roaring geysers. Also visit Rainbow Springs to see New Zealand’s trout, birds and wildlife and visit Agrodome for a farm show featuring sheep dog demonstrations.
DAY 05 : Auckland - Queenstown
Drive from Rotorua to Auckland airport. Board flight and fly to Queenstown. Rest of the day is free at leisure to explore the city at own.
DAY 06 : Milford Sound - approx 5 hrs one way
Follow the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden, and onward to Lake TeAnau. Enter the Eglinton Valley and travel through the Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sound. Enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord. Return back to Queenstown.
DAY 07 : Queenstown Activities
Enjoy the day with the optional activities the city offers like Bungy Jumping, Jet Boating, White Water Rafting, Gondola Rides and much more. The Gondola Ride Takes You To Bob's Peak Perched High Above Queenstown. From Here Get The Best Views Over Picturesque Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu And Remarkable Mountains Spread Before You In A Magnificent Panorama. The Ride Up Of 450 Meters Takes You To 790 Meters Above Sea Level Luge Ride - Hurtle Round A Winding Downhill Track Above The Skyline Complex. It’s The Fastest Fun On Wheels. There Is A Scenic And A Fast Track Each 800 Meters In Length. Bungy Jumping Site (Bungy Jump On Own At Extra Charges), Shot Over Site (Jet Boat Ride On Own At Extra Charges).
DAY 08 : Queenstown – Wanaka - Franz Josef [350 kms / approx 5-6 hrs]
Depart Queenstown and drive to Glacier region of Franz via Wanaka. Considered one of New Zealand's best all seasons resort, Wanaka is located in the Southern Lakes region of the lower South Island and is nestled on the shores of a stunning clear lake and is surrounded by mountains.Reach Franz and rest of the day is free at leisure.
DAY 09 : Franz Josef Glacier
The day is at leisure to explore this magnificent glacier region. You can opt for optional activities like a scenic flight or guided walk on one of the glaciers.
DAY 10 : Franz Josef – Greymouth (2.5-3 hrs) – Christchurch
Depart Franz and drive towards Greymouth to travel to Christchurch by the scenic Tranz Alpine Train (departing at around 13:30 hrs and reaching Christchurch at around 18:00 hrs). The journey is around 223 kilo meters one-way, taking about 4-4.5hours. There are 19 tunnels and four viaducts. Arrive and stay at Christchurch.
DAY 11 : Christchurch City Tour
Visit International Antarctic Centre - One of New Zealand's best tourist attractions. It provides visitors of all ages with an Interactive, Fun and Exciting Experience of Antarctica. Also Enjoy Hagglund& 4D Theatre.
DAY 12 : Departure
Check out from the Hotel and on time transfer to the Airport to board your flight back to India.