9 Days Intro to New Zealand with Flights from $1499pp*

International flights, accommodations, rental car and more

Start your New Zealand discovery in Auckland. Add on a city tour or visit Hobbiton, a real movie set as seen in the Academy Award winning Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies. There is so much to uncover in New Zealand, what will you find?

Package Includes

  • Round trip economy international flights on award winning Air New Zealand
  • 3 nights accommodation at the Adina Apartment Hotel Auckland, Premier Studio
  • 3 nights accommodation at the Holiday Inn Rotorua, Standard Room
  • Waitomo Gloworm Cave Tour (45mins)
  • 6 Day Rental Car including unlimited miles and insurance
  • Emergency after hours travel assistance

Depart from LAX: $1499 per person*
Depart from Chicago: $1599 per person*

Enhance your vacation with:

Air New Zealand Skycouch™ ask us for pricing
So what is an Economy Skycouch™ exactly? It's simple. Imagine a row of Economy seats that can be turned into a couch after takeoff. So, you and your friend or family member can stretch out. Clever, right? Comfy, too. It's so flexible it can be used as seating, a couch or even a play area. You'll also get some lovely bedding and pillows.
Auckland City Sights Afternoon Tour starting from $43 per person*
Discover first-hand why Auckland is regarded as one of the best places in the world to live! This half day tour takes you around the central city, experiencing many of its best and most scenic sights.
Best of Both Worlds Tour starting from $168 per person*
A full day tour that takes you on a journey of contrasts from the highlights of Auckland City to the wilderness of Auckland’s coastal rainforest. Your morning tour is a journey of discovery designed to explore the history and sights as well as see how Aucklanders live and play. In contrast, just 30 minutes from the city are the wild, west coast black sand beaches and fascinating rainforest. Learn about the flora and fauna and the history of this area with a knowledgeable guide in a small group environment.
Hobbiton Tour starting from $218 per person*
Visit a real movie set as seen in the Academy Award winning Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies. Go on a magical journey through Middle-Earth on a fascinating fully guided tour to the largest green movie set in the world. Be thrilled by the Party Tree, Bilbos home Bag End, and the 44 Hobbit Holes in the Shire. Enjoy a drink in the Green Dragon Inn and relax over lunch in the Green Dragon marquee.

Rydges Auckland Superior King room from $128 per person*
Upgrade your accommodations to the Rydges Auckland in the Superior King room. A refreshing haven from the bustle of downtown, Rydges Auckland has the "Heart of the City' at its front door. The hotel offers Free Wi-Fi throughout and is near the center of the city making Rydges Auckland the ideal hotel for both business and leisure travelers.

Grand Mercure Auckland Superior Queen City Side room from $228 per person*
Upgrade your accommodations to the Grand Mercure Auckland in the Superior Queen City Side room. Located in the heart of the Auckland waterfront district, overlooking the thriving Viaduct Harbour and surrounded by designer boutiques and award-winning restaurants, Grand Mercure Auckland embraces all these elements to tell the story of the uniquely diverse city. Elegant refurbished guest rooms and suites designed with harmonious textures in botanic shades feature Smart TV with Bluetooth connectivity, Amiki Manuka honey amenities and complimentary wifi.  


Pricing Details

Depart from LAX price per person from $1499*
Depart from Chicago price per person $1599*

Travel Dates

2/1/2019 - 6/21/2019
7/24/2019 - 8/23/2019

Other travel dates apply, please call for details.

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*Terms & Conditions: Prices are from per person, based on double occupancy and valid for travel mid week (For LAX departures: Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu travel in each direction for Chicago departures: Wed travel) between 1 Feb 2019 and 21 June 2019 or 24 July 2019 and 23 August 2019; otherwise supplements will apply. Book by 22 March 2019. The following round-trip weekend surcharges apply for Fri/Sat/Sun in each direction:  Economy $100.00, Premium $190.00, Business Premier $475.00. On SFO-originating fares if travel is via LAX, and LAX-originating fares if travel is via SFO, the following Q surcharge shall apply: USD75 per direction in Economy or Premium Economy and USD285 per direction in Business Premier. Single supplements, black-out dates and seasonal supplements may apply. Insurance, security deposit, one way fees and deductible are additional; please ask for details. Prices are current at time of posting (01 March 2019) and may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received and processed. Strictly subject to availability. Not retroactive and not combinable with any other special or vacation package offer. Upgrades are available. All prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change without notice. Please call for our current prices. Hearing impaired persons may dial 711 (National Relay Service) to contact us at the above number. Tour Code: SN19000. CST# 2001136-50

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