Romantic New Zealand

>>Romantic New Zealand

Romantic New Zealand

Includes

  • Flights

  • Hotels

  • Transfers

  • City Tours

  • Sightseeings

  • Breakfast

  • Taxes

Duration

10 Nights / 11 Days

 

Highlights

Auckland, Rotorua, Queenstown, Glacier Region & Christchurch

Seat in Coach Inclusions

  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Auckland
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Rotorua
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in Queenstown
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Glacier Region
  • 1 night accommodation in Christchurch
  • Daily breakfast except on day 01
  • Waitomo caves on seat in coach basis
  • Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland (without transfer)
  • JUCY Milford day tour, excluding lunch on seat in coach basis
  • Gondola ride in Queenstown (without transfer)  
  • Arrival transfer from Auckland Airport to Auckland Hotel on private basis
  • Transfer from Auckland to Rotorua via Waitomo, excluding lunch on seat in coach basis
  • Shuttle transfer from Rotorua to Queenstown airport
  • Transfer from Queenstown to Franz Josef on seat in coach basis
  • Transfer from Franz Josef to Greymouth  on seat in coach basis
  • Tranz alpine train tickets from Greymouth to Christchurch
  • Shuttle transfer from Christchurch railway station to Christchurch hotel
  • Departure transfer from Christchurch hotel to Christchurch airport private basis    

Self-Drive Inclusions

  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Auckland
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Rotorua
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in Queenstown
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Glacier Region
  • 1 night accommodation in Christchurch
  • Daily breakfast except on day 01
  • Waitomo caves
  • Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
  • JUCY Milford day tour, excluding lunch
  • Gondola ride in Queenstown
  • Rental car – Compact Toyota Corolla 5 door hatch or similar (CDAV/CDAR)

 Value Adds:

  • 1 Bottle of bubbles in the room in Auckland
  • Harbour Sailing Cruise in Auckland
  • Onsen Hot Pools – 01 Hour

 Rental car Rate Includes:

  • GST
  • Unlimited Kilometers,
  • Loss Damage Waiver (Standard Basic Insurance)
  • NZ Road maps
  • International air ticket, domestic ticket if any, 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 Rate Excludes:

  • GPS
  • Airport fees
  • Comprehensive insurance
  • Parking
  • Fuel
  • Fines
  • Ferry terminal pick up fee
  • Ferry transfer
  • Premium location surcharge
  • 24 hrs roadside assistance
  • Toll taxes
  • Snow chain
  • Child seat
  • Naby booster seat
  • Extra day rental and One way fees if any.
  • ** Car pick up / drop off time must be same or there will be extra rental fees applicable on direct payment (not included in the package)**  

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.

Day 1: Arrive Auckland – Upon arrival you will be met by the local representative in the arrival hall and transferred to hotel. The self-drive travelers will proceed to the car rental counter to collect their car and drive to the hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy the ‘City of Sails’ as you join the yachts on the harbour and the relaxed pace of harbour sailing. Sail where the wind takes you on Auckland’s stunning harbour taking in the volcanic peaks and city skyline from the best view in town. Overnight in Auckland.

 Day 2: Auckland – After breakfast, enjoy a half day tour around the central city and picturesque suburbs of Auckland.Your journey begins with a short trip over the Harbour Bridge to the North Shore before returning to the central city to visit Queen Street and the Auckland Viaduct. Continue through the Auckland Domain, the city’s oldest park, situated on a 62,000 year old volcano to Parnell Village for a morning tea stop. The historic buildings of Parnell have been transformed in to a trendy shopping area featuring many boutiques, antique, craft and specialty shops. Following this brief stop, the tour will then take you along the scenic waterfront route of Tamaki Drive to the Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park, in Mission Bay. A memorial to the first Labour Prime Minister of New Zealand and the founder of the welfare state, Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park has panoramic views over Whenua Rangatira, Aucklandcity and Waitemata Harbour. Overnight in Auckland. (B)

 Day 3: Auckland – Rotorua via Waitomo  – After breakfast, proceed to Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the Waitomo Caves and a boat ride through the famous Glow-Worm Grotto. Enjoy twinkling lights emitting from the ceiling like stars in a dark night. Later, travel across to forested Mamaku Range to arrive at the thermal resort of Rotorua. Overnight in Rotorua. (B)

Day 4: Rotorua – After breakfast, visit Wai-O-Tapu, a thermal wonderland. Wai-O-Tapu is a spectacular showcase of New Zealand’s most colourful and unique geothermal elements sculpted by thousands of years of volcanic activity. Overnight in Rotorua. (B)

 Day 5: Rotorua – Queenstown – After breakfast, travel to Rotorua airport and board your flight to Queenstown, upon arrival in Alpine city, proceed to the hotel. Later during the day, relax at the Onsen Hote Pools. The Onsen Hot Pools experience is all about unwinding and soaking-up Queenstown’s spectacular scenery. Immerse yourself in the views, the pure waters, and the fresh mountain air, as your mind and body surrenders to the deep penetrating warmth and gentle massage of our private pools. Overnight in Queenstown. (B)

 Day 6: Queenstown – After breakfast, depart for JUCY Milford Sound Cruise. This famous cruise gives you an opportunity to see Mitre Peak which is just out of the water and mile high. Go exploring with a nature guide in the tender vessels and kayaks. You may see fur seals lazing on the rocks and lots of sea birds and numerous waterfalls. Overnight in Queenstown. (B)

 Day 7: Queenstown – Today, board one of the Skyline Gondolas and experience the beauty of the region’s magnificent landscapes like never before! Marvel at the stunning views as you ride the Skyline Queenstown Gondola – the steepest cable car lift in the Southern Hemisphere! Sit back and relax as the best views in the region unfold before your eyes and the Gondola carries you 450 metres above Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu to the top of Bob’s Peak. En route you will enjoy a spectacular 220 degree vista, with breath taking views of Queenstown’s internationally acclaimed scenery. You can thrill on the Luge or the Southern Hemisphere’s only lift-assisted mountain bike park or more adventures at Skyline (optional). Overnight in Queenstown. (B)

 Day 8: Queenstown – Glacier Region – After breakfast, depart for Franz Josef. Discover the rugged scenery along one of New Zealand’s mostawe-inspiring highways. The viewing platforms overlooking Franz Josef show the sheer size and beauty of these natural wonders and provide fantastic photo opportunities. Overnight in Glacier Region. (B)

 Day 9: Glacier Region – Day free for optional activities like: Helicopter ride, Heli Hike, Ice Explorer, Quad Biking or visit glacier hot pools. Overnight in Glacier Region. (B)

 Day 10: Glacier Region – Christchurch – Today, check out from the hotel and depart for Greymouth. On arrival, you will board Tranz Alpine train (only for SIC travelers) for one of the most scenic train journeys in the world. On arrival, in Christchurch you will be transferred to the hotel. Overnight in Christchurch. (B)

 Day 11: Depart Christchurch – After breakfast, proceed to the airport for your flight back home. Self-drive travelers will return their car at the airport. (B)

OPTIONAL SIGHTSEEING

CITY

SIGHTSEEING TOUR

Queenstown

Kawarau Bridge Bungy

 

Shotover Jet Boating

 

Skyline Gondola & 1 Luge Ride

Franz Josef

20 minutes Helicopter Ride with snow landing and one glacier (No Transfers)

 

Ice Explorer (No Transfers)

 

Heli Hike (No Transfers)

HOTEL USED OR SIMILAR 

CITY

CATEGORY

HOTEL NAME

Auckland

Superior

Rydges Auckland Hotel

First Class

Heritage Hotel

Rotorua

Superior

Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre

First Class

Millennium Hotel Rotorua & Spa

Queenstown

Superior

Rydges Lakeland Resort Queenstown

First Class

Oaks Shores

Glacier Region

Superior

Rainforest Retreat Franz Josef

First Class

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Christchurch

Superior

Rydges Latimer Christchurch

First Class

Hotel Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square

TOUR PRICE (PRICE PER PERSON IN NZD)

 SELF DRIVE

CATEGORY

DOUBLE  SHARE

Superior

2005

First Class

2140

 SEAT IN COACH BASIS

CATEGORY

DOUBLE SHARE

Superior

2723

First Class

2858

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

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
  • 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
  • GST is applicable on the above tour cost
  • Age bracket of child varies for excursions. Please check before booking.
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