New Zealand: Northern Splendour

>>New Zealand: Northern Splendour

New Zealand: Northern Splendour

Includes

  • Flights

  • Hotels

  • Transfers

  • City Tours

  • Sightseeings

  • Breakfast

  • Taxes

Duration

08 Nights / 09 Days

 

Highlights

Auckland, Bay of Islands, Rotorua & Wellington

Seat in Coach Basis Inclusions

  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Auckland
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Paihia
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Rotorua
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Wellington
  • Daily breakfast except on day 01
  • Hole in the Rock Cruise
  • Guided Tour of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves on seat in coach basis
  • Skyline Gondola Ride (Ticket Only)
  • Visit Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland with Rainbow Springs and Agrodome on SIC
  • Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert at the Rotorua hotel
  • Intercity transfers on seat in coach basis
  • Arrival transfer in Auckland on private basis
  • Departure transfer in Wellington on seat in coach basis 

Self-Drive Inclusions

  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Auckland
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Paihia
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Rotorua
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Wellington
  • Daily breakfast except on day 01
  • Hole in the Rock Cruise
  • Guided Tour of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves on seat in coach basis
  • Skyline Gondola Ride (Ticket Only)
  • Visit Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland with Rainbow Springs and Agrodome
  • Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert at the Rotorua hotel
  • Car rental for 9 days

Self Drive Rate Exclude

  • Excess Kms at AUD 0.27c excluding GST per km
  • Fuel Used
  • Liability Charge (if incurred)
  • Parking fees
  • One way rental Fees (if applicable)
  • Other optional extras
  • State Government taxes on extras
  • Link Toll Charges to be paid directly
  • Extra Services asked or booked which are not part of the Rate Inclusions
  • International air ticket, Airport taxes, Visa charges, Over-seas Mediclaim Insurance.
  • GST will be applicable on the total tour cost.
  • Meals other than those specified (if any).
  • Tips, Laundry, telephone, optional excursions and other items of a personal nature.
  • Cost of foreign exchange for personal use.
  • Any items or services not specified in the itinerary ‘TOUR PRICE INCLUDES’ head. 

Rental car / Self-drive:

  • Client will be required to present his/her driver’s license (Indian) with driver’s photograph, Age clearly mentioned and it must be in English to the rental car company in order to claim the vehicle.
  • Driver must carry a valid Credit card with enough funds(almost NZ$4,000) to pay a security bond at the time of collecting the vehicle without a valid Credit card a car can-not be hired and no refunds will be made for cancellation.
  • Toll, Parking and Fuel is NOT including in the cost. For additional information related to Toll please go to www.nzta.govt.nz

Day 1 Arrive Auckland

Arrive at the Auckland International Airport and you will be transferred to the hotel. For some adrenaline rush, you can opt for Bungee Jumping from the Auckland Bridge or Skywalk on the Auckland Sky Tower (optional). Overnight in Auckland.

Day 2 Auckland – Bay of Islands

Today, travel north over Auckland’s Harbour Bridge and along the Hibiscus Coast. There is an opportunity to view the mighty Kauri Trees en-route. The journey continues, travelling through Whangarei, Northland’s only major city and port, before arriving in the beautiful Bay of Islands. This afternoon, you can visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds (optional) to learn about New Zealand’s historic treaty signed between the British Crown and the Maori Chieftains. Following this, take a ‘Hole in the Rock and Cape Brett’ cruise. If you wish, you may disembark from this cruise in romantic Russell and take some time to explore this historic town, returning to Paihia by local ferry at your leisure. Overnight in Paihia. (B)

Day 3 Bay of Islands

Day is at leisure, to enjoy the Bay of Islands and Northland. You can take an optional Cape Reinga and 90 Mile Beach Day Tour or take time to explore historic Russell or Kerikeri. Overnight in Paihia. (B)

Day 4 Bay of Islands – Auckland

After breakfast, you will get free time till your coach departs for Auckland. Arrive in Auckland and get transferred to the hotel and check-in. Overnight in Auckland. (B)

Day 5 Auckland – Rotorua

Depart for Waitomo for a guided tour of the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Continue over the Mamaku Ranges to reach the ‘Thermal City’ of Rotorua. Thereafter, start your Skyline Rotorua adventure, by taking a leisurely uphill Gondola and enjoy the extensive views of Rotorua. Overnight in Rotorua. (B)

Day 6 Rotorua

After breakfast, visit Wai-O-Tapu. A spectacular showcase of New Zealand’s most colourful and unique geothermal elements sculpted by thousands of years of volcanic activity. Wai-O-Tapu is rightly called a thermal wonderland. Following this, visit Rainbow Springs to see New Zealand’s trout, birds and wildlife before continuing to the Agrodome for a New Zealand farm show featuring sheep dog demonstrations, cow milking and an introduction to the stars of the sheep industry. The afternoon is at leisure. You may like to visit Polynesian Pools (optional) to relax in the healing thermal waters. This evening, enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert. Overnight in Rotorua. (B, D)

Day 7 Rotorua – Wellington

Travel through the Manawatu Gorge to Palmerston North, travelling down the Kapiti Coast to arrive in the ‘capital city’ of Wellington. Wellington is easily the country’s most happening place, stretched around its waterfront and sheltered by houses clinging to lush green hills. Some of the country’s best art galleries, restaurants, microbreweries, and coffee outfits make their home here, and fashion is diverse; from the high fashion of Lambton Quay to the op-shops of Cuba Mall. Overnight in Wellington. (B)

Day 8 Wellington

Today, you can visit the Te Papa Museum (optional). New Zealand’s national museum, renowned for being bicultural, scholarly, innovative, and fun. If you are fan of the Lord of the Rings films then a visit to the Middle Earth filming locations is a must. You can also take the Wellington Cable Car to the lookout point and get amazing views of the city (optional). Overnight in Wellington. (B)

Day 9 Depart Wellington

Today the day is free, later proceed to the airport for flight back home. (B)

HOTEL DETAILS

CITY

CATEGORY

HOTEL NAME

Auckland

3 Star

Rydges Auckland Hotel

4 Star

Heritage Hotel

Rotorua

3 Star

Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre

4 Star

Millennium Hotel Rotorua & Spa

Bay of island / Paihia

3 Star

Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia

4 Star

Hotel Scenic Circle Beachcomber

Wellington

3 Star

The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges

4 Star

Rydges Wellington

OPTIONAL TOURS

CITY

SIGHTSEEING TOUR

Auckland

Auckland Sky Tower Ticket Only

Auckland Sky Tower Sky Walk (Ticket only)

Auckland Bridge Bungee (No Transfer)

Paihia

Waitangi Treaty Grounds (Ticket only)

Cape Reinga tour via ninety mile beach on seat in coach basis

Rotorua

Polynesia Spa (Lake Spa)

Wellington

Te Papa General Admission

Wellington return cable car (Ticket only)

Car Dental Details

Category

Car Features

Rental Cost Inclusions

Compact Toyota Corolla hatchback or similar

4 door sedan/5 door hatchback, automatic, power steering, radio/CD, air conditioning, 1.8-2.0L, 4 Seating, 1 suitcase

Unlimited mileage and

basic daily insurance cover

Intermediate Toyota Camry or similar

4 doors, automatic, power steering, radio/CD air conditioning, cruise control, 2.3/2.4/2.5L,

5 Seating, 2 suitcases

Unlimited mileage and

basic daily insurance cover

TOUR PRICE (PRICE PER PERSON IN NZD)

SELF DRIVE

CATEGORY

TWIN

SHARE

CHILD

WITH BED

CHILD

NO BED

Standard

NZD 1588

NZD 1107

NZD 952

Superior

NZD 1848

NZD 1289

NZD 1108

 SEAT IN COACH BASIS

CATEGORY

TWIN

SHARE

CHILD

WITH BED

CHILD

NO BED

Standard

NZD 2107

NZD 1470

NZD 1263

Superior

NZD 2349

NZD 1640

NZD 1409

Notes: –

  • Validity: April – September
  • The above price is valid if the booking is received 30 days prior to travel
  • The above price is not valid for travel during trade fair period and special events
  • At this point of time no services are confirmed and the same is subject to availability
  • Maximum 3 persons (adult / child) are allowed per room
  • To proceed with the booking you need to pay Non-Refundable Booking deposit of INR 20,000/- per person which will be adjusted towards the cost of the tour
  • Should the period of travel, or the number of participants, or the type of accommodation, or the type of transport or the duration of the trip, change the quote will be adjusted accordingly
  • Age bracket of child varies for excursions. Please check before booking.
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