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Journey south from Christchurch through Mackenzie high country and past turquoise waters of Lakes Tekapo and Pukaki before arriving into Mt. Cook National Park. From here you’ll then enjoy two nights in Queenstown surrounded by spectacular mountain vistas. Its then on to the West Coast glaciers, where there’s time for a scenic flight if you choose. The final leg of your travels takes you along the rugged coastline to Greymouth where you board the TranzAlpine for your scenic train journey back to Christchurch.
A tour through the heart of the North Island highlighting its incredible diversity. Experience the rich culture of Rotorua with a visit to Tamaki Maori Village plus a full day to explore the thermal wonders. Visit Taupo, the largest lake in New Zealand and then onto the world famous Waitomo Glow Worm Caves and Aranui Cave before heading back to Auckland.
This 8 day scenic route will give you a wonderful 'taste' of the South Island’s beauty and diversity. Visit its two largest cities, Christchurch and Dunedin, Mt Cook National Park and Te Anau the gateway to Fiordland National Park. You then experience the excitement of Queenstown before heading north to the unique West Coast Glacier region.
Short of time? This North and South Island itinerary shows off the diversity of experiences on offer in New Zealand in just 7 days. Get ready for a week of action-packed kiwi adventure!
From the ‘City of Sails’ to Bay of Islands and then the Coromandel Peninsula and the cultural centre of Rotorua. Continue on to the vibrant city of Wellington via the wine regions of the Hawkes Bay and the Wairarapa.
Journey south through the Mackenzie high country past Lake Tekapo before arriving into Aoraki Mt. Cook National Park. Then to Queenstown for two nights with time to relax or enjoy the countless activities here. The West Coast Glaciers are next and two nights allow time to enjoy one of the many guided walk options or scenic flights. Return to Christchurch aboard the world famous TranzAlpine Scenic Train.
You’ll enjoy visiting some of the filming locations for the Hobbit and Lord of the Rings movies including Hobbiton Village, Mt. Potts and Mt. Sunday which were transformed into Edoras and remarkable locations such as Forest of Lothlorien and the Ithilien Camp.
Create special travel memories as you enjoy a taste of the diverse beauty of New Zealand's South Island. Visit iconic destinations and stay in beautiful luxury retreats in remarkable locations.
New Zealand has a rich history and there is no better place to see that than on the north island. During this tour, you will visit Waitangi Treaty Grounds, Te Puia to get your taste of culture, then it's on to Hobbiton, Agrodome a trip up the gondola in Rotorua and more.
See the sites and taste the delicious wine in Napier. Visit the Huka Falls, the Redwood Forest and New Zealand's wonderful capital. Immerse yourself in Maori culture and get a real taste of North Island New Zealand as you travel comfortably with Inspiring journeys.
Experience the essence of the South Island on this 9 day itinerary and marvel at the world-renowned scenery, with plenty of opportunities for you to immerse yourself in the beautiful wilderness.
See the best of the lower South Island, allowing time to explore and truly appreciate all the magnificent sights that you encounter including a sensational overnight cruise on Doubtful Sound.