Tongariro Alpine Crossing Guided Walk
Tongariro Alpine Crossing Guided Walk
Waitakere Ranges
Waitakere Ranges
Waitakere Ranges
Waitakere Ranges
Auckland Viaduct
Auckland Viaduct
Gourmet Food & Wine Tour Waiheke Island
Gourmet Food & Wine Tour Waiheke Island
Rotorua Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Park
Rotorua Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Park
Rotorua, Waimangu Volcanic Valley
Rotorua, Waimangu Volcanic Valley
Abel Tasman National Park
Abel Tasman National Park
Milford Sound, New Zealand
Milford Sound, New Zealand
Shotover Jet Boat, Queenstown, New Zealand
Shotover Jet Boat, Queenstown, New Zealand
Queenstown, New Zealand
Queenstown, New Zealand

North to South Walks & Wonders

14 Days / 13 Nights
Auckland to Queenstown

Departs: Daily

Priced at USD$4,119 per person
Price is based on peak season rates. Contact us for low season pricing and specials.


Highlights: Auckland | Cave Tour at Waitomo | Hobbiton | Waimangu Volcanic Valley Hike | Guided Tongariro Alpine Crossing | Wellington | Marlborough | Abel Tasman National Park | Queenstown

Discover the North and South Islands of New Zealand on this action packed two-week tour. 

Beginning in Auckland, take your choice of activities from a Waiheke Island wine tour to a Maori cultural performance. 

Then continue to Rotorua for the Waitomo Caves, Waimangu Volcanic Valley and Hobbiton movie set. 

At Tongariro National Park you’ll conquer the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, after which you can treat yourself to a cool glass of white in the well-known Marlborough wine region. 

Explore Abel Tasman National Park with a kayak tour between golden sand beaches, then end your trip with more choice of excursions in 'the adventure capital of the world', Queenstown.. 

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Auckland | Arrival
Bush and Beach Wilderness Experience in the Waitakere Ranges
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 (361km / 224mi)
Admission to Waitomo Glowworm Caves
Admission to Hobbiton Movie Set Tour
Day 4
Exploring Rotorua
Admission to Waimangu Volcanic Valley
Day 5
Rotorua – Tongariro National Park (183kms / 107mi)
Day 6
Tongariro National Park
Guided Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Day 7
Tongariro National Park to Wellington (337kms / 210mi)
Admission to Te Papa, the Museum of New Zealand
Day 8
Wellington – Marlborough – Nelson
Day 9
Nelson and the Abel Tasman National Park
Beaches, Bays & Seals Kayaking Excursion with Lunch
Day 10
Nelson Day at Leisure
Day 11
Nelson to Queenstown (Flight)
Day 12
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 13
Queenstown | Freedom of Choice – choose 1 of 2 Full Day Guided Walks
1. Full Day Aspiring Wilderness Experience
2. Full Day Famous Routeburn Track
Day 14
Queenstown | Departure





North to South Walks & Wonders
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