Ultimate New Zealand Tour Earlybird Sale

Experience 16 days of magic as you explore the best of the North from Auckland to Wellington with signature stays in geothermal Rotorua, Taupo and the wine region of Napier. Uncover the Top of the South as you marvel at the golden beaches of Abel Tasman National Park. See the spectacular landscape including the mighty fiords of Doubtful Sound, tranquil lakes of Wanaka & Queenstown, giant glaciers of the West Coast and travel aboard two of New Zealand’s great train journeys.


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16 Days from $6,275* per person, twin share

 Solo travellers: From $7,965* per person

Package Inclusions: 

  • 16 Day Ultimate NZ Guided Tour
  • Operated by Kirra Tours
  • From Auckland to Christchurch
  • Luxury transportation with Tour Guide
  • Small group with a max 24 passengers
  • 15 nights handpicked accommodation
  • 15 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners
  • Lake Aniwhenua Cultural Experience
  • Abel Tasman National Park Cruise
  • TranzAlpine & Coastal Pacific Trains
  • Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise
  • Visit Arrowtown, Wanaka & West Coast


Departure dates:  

  • 21 Oct 2022
  • 11 Nov 2022
  • 27 Jan 2023
  • 24 Feb 2023
  • 10 Mar 2023
  • 07 Apr 2023



Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrive Auckland

Haere Mai and welcome to Auckland. Enjoy today at leisure to explore the largest city in New Zealand.


Day 2 - Auckland to Rotorua

Leave Auckland and visit Okere Falls, located on the Kaituna River. Marvel at the infamous Mount Tarawera before arriving into Rotorua.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 3 - Rotorua

Enjoy today at leisure.

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 4 - Rotorua to Taupo

Venture off the beaten track to the shores of Lake Aniwhenua. After lunch, visit Whirinaki Rainforest and Huka Falls before arriving at the luxurious Hilton Taupo for the evening.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch



Day 5 - Taupo to Napier

Journey to the stunning wine region of Hawke’s Bay. Enjoy a wine tasting and lunch at the iconic Church Road Winery beforing arriving at the coastal town of Napier.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch


Day 6 - Napier to Wellington

Journey down to the sparkling capital city of Wellington where you will have the entire afternoon to explore the harbour at leisure or purchase a sightseeing activity via your Tour Guide.

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 7 - Wellington to Nelson

Travel by Ferry across the Marlborough Sounds as you arrive on the South Island. Enjoy this afternoon at leisure in Nelson.

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 8 - Abel Tasman National Park

Cruise the breathtaking Abel Tasman National Park, where golden beaches meet pristine waters. 

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9 - Nelson to Christchurch

Travel aboard the Coastal Pacific, one of New Zealand’s great train journeys. View the rugged coastline before arriving into Christchurch.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 10 - Christchurch to Dunedin

Pass through the township of Oamaru and the mystical Moeraki Boulders before arriving into Dunedin.

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 11 - Dunedin to Te Anau

Visit the iconic Larnach Castle, Gore and Hokonui Moonshine Museum before arriving into Te Anau.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 12 - Te Anau to Queenstown

Cruise the bucket-list worthy Doubtful Sound. It is the deepest of New Zealand’s 14 fiords and its immense size leaves all who visit feeling humbled yet uplifted by its powerful physical presence. This afternoon arrive into Queenstown for a two night stay.

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 13 - Queenstown

Enjoy today at leisure.

Meals included: Breakfast


Day 14 - Queenstown to Haast

On the journey to Haast, visit historic Arrowtown and picturesque Wanaka. Arrive into the West Coast where you will visit the village of Jackson Bay before arriving into Haast.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch


Day 15 - Haast to Franz Josef

Continue travelling north along the West Coast until you reach Franz Josef, home to New Zealand’s most spectacular and accessible glaciers.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 16 - Franz Josef to Christchurch

Visit the seaside town of Hokitika before boarding the TranzAlpine, where you will ascend the Southern Alps by train to Christchurch. Upon arrival into Christchurch, your 16 Day Ultimate New Zealand Tour comes to an end.

Meals included: Breakfast




*Terms and Conditions: Pricing is based on per adult and priced in Australian Dollars. Pricing is correct at the time of submission but is subject to change without notice. Earlybird pricing is on sale until 31 May 2022. Valid for select departures as listed above. Airport transfers and pre and post accommodation is not included but can be quoted at time of quote/booking. Inclusions, itinerary & train schedule subject to change based on supplier operational capabilities and weather conditions. Deposit: A non-refundable deposit of $300 per person is required within 7 days of quotation. Final Payment: is due 60 days prior to departure. Deposit conditions and ANZCRO cancellation policies apply. Quote package code KTEB2216DUNZ. Contact your travel agent for more information. Supplier: Anzcro