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Kaikoura
Kaikoura
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Milford Sound
Milford Sound
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Milford Sound
Milford Sound
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Blenheim (Malborough Region)
Blenheim (Malborough Region)
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Blenheim (Malborough Region)
Blenheim (Malborough Region)
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Marlborough Tour Company Land & Sea Tour
Marlborough Tour Company Land & Sea Tour
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White Island by Helicopter
White Island by Helicopter
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Rotorua, New Zealand
Rotorua, New Zealand
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Rotorua Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Park
Rotorua Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Park
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Waiheke Island
Waiheke Island
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Waiheke Island - Mudbrick Vineyard
Waiheke Island - Mudbrick Vineyard

Where the Mountains Meet the Sea

12 Days / 11 Nights
Queenstown to Auckland or Auckland to Queenstown

Departs: Daily


Priced at USD$9,642 per person
Price is based on peak season rates. Contact us for low season pricing and specials.

INTRODUCTION

Highlights: Queenstown | Swimming with Dolphins or Whale Watching Cruise | Marlborough Private Wine Tour and Cruise | White Island Heli Tour | Auckland

See New Zealand’s dramatic scenery from every angle on this 12-day tour from Queenstown to Auckland. 

Covering ground on both the North and South Islands, you’ll have your choice of one of four excursions in Queenstown, swim with dolphins or watch whales in Kaikoura, sample wines within the lush vineyards of the Marlborough region, and land by helicopter onto New Zealand’s only permanently active volcano, White Island. 

Ending with your choice between five more tours in Auckland, this tour holds surprises around every corner and experiences on every stretch.. 

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Queenstown | Arrival
Day 2
Queenstown | Freedom of Choice – Choose 1 of 4 Excursions
 
1. Milford Sound Fly/Nature Cruise/Fly
 
2. Full Day Private Gourmet Food & Wine Tour
 
3. Full Day Private Famous Routeburn Track Hike
 
4. Half Day Wilderness Safari - Jetboat & Forest Walk
Day 3
Queenstown at Leisure
Day 4
Queenstown to Christchurch (Flight) drive to Kaikoura (181km / 112mi)
Day 5
Kaikoura Freedom of Choice – 1 of 2 Excursions
 
1. Swimming with Dolphins
 
2. Whale Watching Cruise
Day 6
Kaikoura to Blenheim (128km / 80mi)
Day 7
Blenheim Region
 
Private Tour of the Marlborough Wine Region & Marlborough Sound Cruise
Day 8
Blenheim to Rotorua (Flight)
Day 9
Rotorua
 
White Island Heli-Tour with Island Landing
Day 10
Rotorua to Auckland (334km / 207mi)
 
Admission and private tour of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves
Day 11
Auckland | Freedom of Choice – 1 of 5 Excursions
 
1. Full Day Private Waiheke Island Gourmet Food & Wine Tour
 
2. Half Day Private Art, Food & Fashion Downtown Walking Tour
 
3. Half Day Private Gourmet Tasting Tour
 
4. Full Day Private Tawharanui Nature and Kiwi Tour with Picnic Dinner
 
5. Full Day Private Auckland’s City Sights & Maori Cultural Performance Tour
Day 12
Auckland | Departure

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DETAILED ITINERARY

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Where the Mountains Meet the Sea
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