LOADING GALLERY
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Milford Sound, New Zealand
Milford Sound, New Zealand
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Waiheke Island
Waiheke Island
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Auckland Viaduct
Auckland Viaduct
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Waitomo Glowworm Caves
Waitomo Glowworm Caves
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Hobbiton Movie Set
Hobbiton Movie Set
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Rotorua, New Zealand
Rotorua, New Zealand
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Rotorua, Rainbow Springs
Rotorua, Rainbow Springs
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Mt Cook, New Zealand
Mt Cook, New Zealand
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Queenstown, New Zealand
Queenstown, New Zealand
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Milford Sound, New Zealand
Milford Sound, New Zealand

New Zealand Express by Coach

9 Days / 8 Nights
Auckland to Queenstown or Queenstown to Auckland

Departs: Daily


Priced at USD$2,576 per person
Price is based on peak season rates. Contact us for low season pricing and specials.

INTRODUCTION

Highlights: Auckland | Waitomo Glowworm Caves | Hobbiton Movie Set | Te Puia | Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve | Rainbow Springs | Christchurch | Queenstown

Tick all the best attractions off your list on this comfortable coach journey from Auckland to Queenstown. 

Kick things off with your choice of five excursions in Auckland, then take a drive into the country with stops at the Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set. 

After, we’ll whisk you to Rotorua for some showstopping geothermal activity and onwards to Te Puia for a mix of culture and stunning nature. 

Rainbow Springs offers a chance to see New Zealand’s native flora and fauna up close (Kiwis included!) and then it’s off to exploring Christchurch and Queenstown at your leisure.. 

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Auckland Arrival
Day 2
Auckland | Freedom of Choice – Choose 1 of 5 Excursions
 
1. Waiheke Island Gourmet Food & Wine Tour
 
2. Day Tour of Auckland’s West Coast
 
3. Afternoon Taste of Kumeu Wine and Food Tour
 
4. Morning Guided Bike Tour of Auckland’s Waterfront / Afternoon America's Cup Sailing Experience
 
5. Auckland’s fascinating Maori Cultural Performance & City Sights
Day 3
Auckland to Rotorua Tour
 
Includes Admission:
 
Waitomo Glowworm Caves
 
Hobbiton movie set with lunch
Day 4
Rotorua Sightseeing Tour
 
Include Admission to:
 
Te Puia Maori Village
 
Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve
 
Rainbow Springs and the Agrodome sheep show
Day 5
Rotorua to Christchurch (Flight)
Day 6
Christchurch to Queenstown Tour
 
Includes Stop at Mt Cook with lunch
Day 7
Queenstown | Freedom of Choice – choose 1 of 5 Excursions
 
1. Full Day Milford Sound Coach/Nature Cruise/Coach
 
2. Half Day Boutique Wine Tour
 
3. Sheep Station to Sheep Station Cycle Tour & Walter Peak BBQ Lunch
 
4. Shotover Jetboat Ride & Walter Peak High Country Farm Excursion
 
5. Half Day Wilderness Safari - Jetboat & Forest Walk
Day 8
Queenstown at leisure
Day 9
Queenstown | Departure

MAP

DETAILED ITINERARY

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New Zealand Express by Coach
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