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NZ/FITNZ015 | 10 Night(s) Package

10 Nights New Zealand Picturesque


Experience a guided tour of the Waitomo Caves and a short boat ride through the famous Glow-Worm grotto. See twinkling lights emitting from the ceiling like stars in a dark night.Witness Rotorua’s top attraction, Rainbow Spring, to see wildlife and trouts swimming in crystal clear water.Be enthralled by the Maori culture of wood carving , flax weaving demonstration and the replicas of the Maori buildings. Board the Inter-Islander ferry to Picton.The 3 hour cruise crosses Cook Straits separating the 2 islands and along the serene and picturesque Queen Charlotte Sound.Plunge into Otira Tunnel to emerge on the western side of the mountains. Pass small farming hamlets and beautiful Lake Brunner to arrive at Greymouth.Have a day of excursion by coach to scenic Milford Sound.This is reputed as the prettiest drive in the country with amazing mountain scenery all the way. Enjoy the cruise on the spectacular world famous fiords dominated by Mitre Peak and Bowen Falls.

Inclusion


~ Choice of 10 nights accommodation with daily breakfast.
~ Transfers, sightseeing and admission charges as specified on itinerary

ITINERARY (for reference only, subject to change without prior notice):-

DAY 1: Arrive Auckland
Meet and greet on arrival and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day free # please check on surcharge if paxs require a 2 hour panoramic tour along with the transfer.

DAY 2: Auckland-Waitomo-Rotorua (B)
Pick up by Great Sights coach and cross the rich Waikato farmland for Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the Waitomo Caves and a short boat ride through the famous Glow-Worm grotto. See twinkling lights emitting from the ceiling like stars in a dark night. Journey up bush clad Mamaku Range to arrive at the thermal resort of Rotorua.

DAY 3: Rotorua (B)
Join Great Sights coach for morning tour of Rotorua’s top attractions – Rainbow Spring to see wildlife and trout swimming in crystal clear water, enjoy an entertaining farm show at Agrodome highlighting sheep farming industry with sheep shearing demonstration. At Te Puia Thermal Reserve, you will see boiling mud pools and the mighty Pohutu geyser. Be enthralled by the Maori culture of wood carving, flax weaving demonstration and the replicas of the Maori buildings here. Other sights in Rotorua includes the lakeside boulevard and the iconic Government Gardens. Afternoon free.

DAY 4: Rotorua-Wellington (B)
Coach journey to Taupo and along the shore of the huge lake to spectacular Tongariro National Park comprising of massive active volcanoes and site of North Island’s ski fields. From the barren land of this plateau, you descend to the “Capital City”. Arrive Wellington by early evening. Transfer to your hotel.

DAY 5: Wellington-Picton-Christchurch (B)
Morning transfer to the ferry terminal to board the Inter-Islander ferry to Picton. The 3 hour cruise crosses Cook Straits separating the 2 islands and along the serene and picturesque Queen Charlotte Sound. The sparkling waters and lush forest is a breathtaking introduction to the South Island Connect the Tranz Coastal train across famed Marlborough wine fields and along the narrow strip of land flanked by the Pacific Ocean and the Kaikoura ranges which plunges into its water. Lush beauty of farmlands followed before arriving into Christchurch in the evening.
Note : in the event the train is not operating it will be replaced by a coach service.
Note : If ferry service is cancelled or fully booked, the alternative is to fly Wellington / Christchurch. (airfare excluded)

DAY 6: Christchurch-Glaciers (B)
Transfer to the train station and board the famed Tranz Alpine train across the Alps to Greymouth. Snake across rich farmland and along the shore of the mighty snow fed Waimakariri River, you climb slowly into the spine of the Southern Alps. Cross numerous viaducts high across river ravines to Arthur’s Pass township. Plunge into Otira Tunnel to emerge on the western side of the mountains. Pass small farming hamlets and beautiful Lake Brunner to arrive at Greymouth. Board the InterCity coach and continue to glacier township arriving late afternoon.

DAY 7: Glacier-Queenstown (B)
Wake up to the sound of bird chirps and refreshing quiet atmosphere of this township. Marvel at the massive bush clad, mountain rising steeply just beyond the highway. Board Newmans’ coach and travel along the narrow strip of land border by the Tasman sea and high mountains to Haast. Follow the Haast River upstream to re-cross the alpine range at Haast Pass. Then along the shores of Lakes Wanaka and Hawea, you soon reach Wanaka and Queenstown. A very scenic journey indeed.

DAY 8: Milford Sound Day Excursion (B)
Day excursion by coach to scenic Milford Sound. Follow the Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden and then onward to Lake Te Anau. Enter Fiordland National Park along Eglington Valley and travel through Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sounds. This is reputed as the prettiest drive in the country with amazing mountain scenery all the way. Enjoy the cruise on the spectacular world famous fiords dominated by Mitre Peak and Bowen Falls. Retrace the journey back to Queenstown.

DAY 9: Queenstown (B)
Enjoy a free day in Queenstown. Apart from beautiful scenery surrounding the resort, this is also the capital of adventure tourism. Why not try thrilling jet-boating or heart-stopping bungy jump? A gondola ride up Bob’s Peak for panoramic view couple with a luge ride is recommended. Or simply relax and enjoy the scene!!

DAY 10: Queenstown-Mt Cook-Christchurch (B)
Pick up by Great Sights coach and return to Christchurch via Mt Cook National Park travel through the Central Otago region to Lake Pukaki and Mount Cook National Park Village. Set at the foothill of the alps, you have a close up view of Mt Cook, the highest mountain in the country. Descend the mountains and re-cross the Canterbury Plains to arrive in Christchurch in the evening.

DAY 11: Depart Christchurch (B)
Pick-up and transfer to the airport by shuttle service.
# Hobbiton tour can be added on Days 2 or 3 with surcharge

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
Hobbiton Tour Surcharge
1) To include Hobbiton tour en-route from Auckland-Waitomo-Rotorua: Adult - USD 61 Child - USD 31
2) To include Hobbiton tour to and from Rotorua: Adult - USD 76 Child - USD 38
3) To include Hobbiton tour en-route from Rotorua to Auckland (afternoon): Adult - USD 35 Child - USD 17
REGIONSTANDARDPREMIUM
AucklandAuckland City HotelCrowne Plaza Hotel
RotoruaIbis HotelMillennium Hotel
WellingtonBay Plaza HotelJames Cook Grand Chancellor
ChristchurchElms HotelNovotel
GlacierHeartland Fox Glacier HotelScenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier
QueenstownAspen QueenstownMillennium Hotel


Important Notes


~Minimum of two persons
~ Valid for travel to be completed by 30SEP'18.
~ Itinerary is for your reference only and subject to final confirmation.
~ Confirmation is subject to room and seats availability.
~ Strict cancellation policy applies once booking is confirmed.
~ Price for child is valid when travelling with adult sharing one room and using existing bedding.
~ Price excludes airport taxes, security tax and other applicable surcharges.
~ Payment may be made in US Dollars or PH Pesos cash over the counter or bank deposit.
~ Due to fluctuation on currency exchange, prices are subject to change without prior notice.


Surcharges (Airlines / Hotels)


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package.
~ Hotel surcharge is applicable during special events dates. Please inquire upon booking.

TRAVEL START DATE


Choose your hotel room
Room Type
Hotel Rating
Adult
Child

Passenger(s) Bedding and Room(s)

Remarks


Room Type 10 Nights New Zealand Picturesque
Adult (A) Child (C)
1A 2A 3A 1A1C 2A1C
2017-10-01 ~ 2018-09-30
Standard 4010 2900 2760 2610 1740
Premium 4690 3240 3080 2920 1940
PRICE PER PERSON IN USD

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
Hobbiton Tour Surcharge
1) To include Hobbiton tour en-route from Auckland-Waitomo-Rotorua: Adult - USD 61 Child - USD 31
2) To include Hobbiton tour to and from Rotorua: Adult - USD 76 Child - USD 38
3) To include Hobbiton tour en-route from Rotorua to Auckland (afternoon): Adult - USD 35 Child - USD 17