30 Dec 2018 • 11 Day New Zealand Ultimate Tour • Solo Only Departure

  • Pricing

    Only one date available

    30 December 2018

    Departures from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & Gold Coast

    $7,794 – guaranteed single room


     Departure from Canberra

    $8,064 – guaranteed single room


     Departure from Cairns

    $8,104 – guaranteed single room


     Departure from Adelaide

    $8,094 – guaranteed single room


     Departure from Hobart & Launceston

    $8,084 – guaranteed single room


     Departure from Perth

    $8,334 – guaranteed single room


     Land Only – $7,309 (above prices include return economy class airfare)

    *Prices include prepaid taxes, these are subject to change. Exact amounts will be confirmed at time of booking

     

    Inclusions

    PRE PAID ATTRACTIONS
    • Te Papa, NZ’s National Museum
    • Cruise on the Interislander Ferry
    • Larnach Castle*
    • Milford Sound Nature Cruise & Lunch
    • Cruise Lake Wakatipu on the TSS Earnslaw
    • Lakes District Museum
    • TranzAlpine Rail Journey
    • City Sights tour of Wellington, Christchurch & Dunedin

    *Guided tour

    ULTIMATE SMALL GROUP TOURING
    • Return airfares from your homeport
    • Personalised meet & greet on arrival
    • Return airport transfers in New Zealand
    • Ultimate Small Group Tour Coach with 20 luxury leather reclining seats on a full size vehicle, 2 door access and panoramic windows
    • Professional Coach Captain
    • 10 nights 4.5 star hotel accommodation
    • 2 two night stays
    • Hotel porterage
    • 3 cruises
    • All sightseeing and pre paid attractions
    • GST (New Zealand Goods and Services Tax)
    • Comprehensive documentation pack
    • BONUS Group photo

    MEALS
    • 10 cooked breakfasts
    • 8 sumptuous dinners including 2 specialty dinners: Walter Peak Homestead, Queenstown; Farewell Dinner, selected beverages, Christchurch
    • 1 picnic lunch
    • 1 Ultimate High Tea, Larnach Castle

  • Itinerary

    (B) Breakfast. (L) Lunch. (D) Dinner. (SD) Specialty Dinner.

    DAY 1: ARRIVE WELLINGTON (D)
    On arrival into Wellington you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Meet your travelling companions over a complimentary pre dinner drink. Hotel InterContinental Wellington (2 nights)

    DAY 2: WELLINGTON – NEW YEAR’S EVE (B,D)
    A highlight will be time to explore Te Papa, NZ’s National Museum. Enjoy a city tour of the nation’s capital. This afternoon is free before preparing to see in the New Year with your fellow travellers.

    DAY 3: WELLINGTON – PICTON – BLENHEIM (B,D)
    Board the Interislander Ferry and enjoy the scenery of the Marlborough Sounds. In Picton board the coach for the short journey to Blenheim. Hotel Chateau Marlborough

    DAY 4: BLENHEIM – CHRISTCHURCH (B)
    Tour through Marlborough Country, famous for its food and wine then travel to the seaside village of Kaikoura. Continue into the garden city of Christchurch for an introductory city sights tour. Hotel The George

    DAY 5: CHRISTCHURCH – DUNEDIN (B,D)
    Depart Christchurch and travel south through Oamaru a well preserved Victorian city, famous for its limestone. In Dunedin enjoy a city tour followed by some free time to explore at leisure. Hotel Distinction Dunedin

    Wellington – Famous for a vibrant creative culture fuelled by great food, wine, craft beer, coffee and events, Wellington is a cosmopolitan city with an energetic personality. Spend two nights including New Year’s Eve in the ‘Capital of Cool’.

    DAY 6: DUNEDIN – TE ANAU (B,D)
    Travel along the Otago Peninsula to Larnach Castle where you will hear of the scandalous history on a guided tour followed by an Ultimate High Tea served in the Grand Ballroom. Continue south through Balclutha and Gore to Te Anau. Hotel Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

    DAY 7: TE ANAU – MILFORD SOUND – QUEENSTOWN (B,L)
    This morning enjoy a fascinating drive to Milford Sound where you board your launch for a nature cruise on this magnificent fiord. See the spectacular Bowen Falls and Mitre Peak as you enjoy a picnic lunch. Continue to Queenstown where this evening is free to dine at leisure. Hotel Millennium Hotel Queenstown (2 nights)

    DAY 8: QUEENSTOWN (FREE DAY) (B,SD)
    Today is a free day with many sightseeing options available. This evening board the TSS Earnslaw and cruise to Walter Peak station. On arrival sit back and relax as you are treated to the best of NZ’s high country cuisine in the Colonel’s Homestead.

    Milford Sound – See towering cliffs and peaks including the much photographed and iconic Mitre Peak that rises more than a kilometre straight out of the sea. Waterfalls cascade into the fiord and luxuriant rain forest clings to sheer rock faces in this exceptional place

    DAY 9: QUEENSTOWN – FOX GLACIER (B,D)
    Travel to Arrowtown to visit the Lakes District Museum. Continue via the Haast Pass and see the snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps as you travel to the township of Fox Glacier. You may like to experience a scenic flight (optional) over the spectacular glaciers. Hotel Distinction Fox Glacier

    DAY 10: FOX GLACIER – CHRISTCHURCH (B,SD)
    Travel to Hokitika and visit the Greenstone Factory. Continue to Arthur’s Pass and board the TranzAlpine, one of the great train journeys of the world. Enjoy the spectacular scenery through to Christchurch. This evening you will be treated to a farewell dinner including selected beverages with your new found friends. Hotel The George

    DAY 11: DEPART CHRISTCHURCH (B)
    Time to say goodbye. You will be transferred to the airport for your flight home after a memorable New Zealand holiday.

  • Only one date available for this special SOLO ONLY Ultimate Tour

    30 December 2018

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