11 Day Classic New Zealand Discovery Tour with Flights from $2169pp*

Flights, Hotel, Transfers and more

Kia Ora! The country of New Zealand and her locals are ready to show off this unique breathtaking country with scenery and experience only found in this part of the world. A perfect introduction to the land of the long white cloud is ten days exploring the North & South Islands. During your time in Auckland staying nearby the famous harbor, you will have the opportunity to experience the world-famous scenery surrounding the city on your Bush and Beach day tour. On your way to Rotorua you will cruise through the unique scenery before meeting the local Maoris at a once in a lifetime village Hangi and concert. 

During your four nights in the South Island, Christchurch and Queenstown will take your breath away with world class wine, jaw dropping mountain landscapes and a local's welcome only found in the southern hemisphere. The highlight of your time in South Island will be speeding on the dart river from the outstanding Copthorne Resort Lakefront Queenstown in a world famous shotover jet. 

Package Includes

  • Round-trip economy international flights from Los Angeles to Auckland with Air New Zealand
  • Domestic flights within New Zealand with Air New Zealand
  • 2 nights in Auckland at Adina Apartment Hotel Auckland Britomart in a guest studio
  • 2 nights in Rotorua at Lake Rotorua Hotel in a standard double room
  • 2 nights in Christchurch at Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square in a superior room with a king bed
  • 2 nights in Queenstown at Copthorne Resort Lakefront in a superior room
  • Bush & Beach Best of Worlds day tour from Auckland
    • 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 thirty 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.  
  • Tamaki Maori Village Hangi and Concert in Rotorua
    • Experience the warmth of our people during an evening of ceremonial rituals, powerful cultural performance, storytelling and hangi feasting!
  • Wine trail with lunch tour from Christchurch
    • Join our local partners on half day Wine Trail tour exploring four of North Canterbury's boutique vineyards. All are located in the Waipara area, which is well known for its warm dry climate and limestone rich soils. Both elements are ideal for quality wine production and each of the visited vineyards produces a fine selection of both white and red wines as a result. Lunch is included
  • Shotover Jet boat ride
    • From the moment the accelerator hits the floor, your adrenaline hits the roof as you speed in mere centimetres of water along the famous Shotover River and deep into the spectacular Shotover River Canyons. It's an amazing white-water ride, as the Shotover Canyon walls tower over you, your expert driver puts your 'Big Red' Jet Boat through its paces and skillfully whips it past rocky outcrops, skims around crags and boulders, and speeds through the dramatic and narrow canyons. Rock faces blur in your peripheral vision and the water sprays into      myriads of white-water crystals with every turn as you speed in your state of the art 'Big Red' Jet Boat at up to 85kph over crystal clear water as shallow as 10cm deep.
  • All transfers included
  • Islands in the Sun After Hours Emergency travel assistance


Pricing Details

Price per person from $2169*

Travel Dates

9/1/2019 - 12/10/2019
12/23/2019 - 1/1/2020
2/27/2020 - 6/21/2020

Other travel dates apply, please call for details.

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*Terms & Conditions (USD): Pricing is per person based on double occupancy. Valid for economy class travel from Los Angeles for international flights between 01 September -21 June,2020. Supplements will apply for travel other dates. Bookings must be made 7 days prior to departure and no later than 10 October 2019. Air and land Black-out dates and seasonal supplements will apply. Voluntary ticket changes are permitted at a charge of up to $200 per transaction plus any difference in airfare. Other restrictions apply. Governmentally-imposed taxes and fees and carrier-imposed charges are included. Car insurance, security deposit, one way fees and deductible are additional; please ask for details. Some airlines may impose additional charges if you choose to check any baggage. Please contact your airline or refer to its website for details information regarding their checked baggage policies. Some services provided by other carriers. Not combinable with any other offer or discounted vacation package. Prices may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received. All prices are in US dollars and correct at time of posting (30 August 2019) All prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change. Optional sightseeing package available is at an additional cost and must be pre booked. Airline and hotels frequently change their prices as a result of fare increases and/or fuel surcharges. Prices may increase before full payment for those and other reasons. After full payment, prices are guaranteed except only due to an increase in government imposed taxes or fees. By paying your deposit, you affirmatively agree to the possibility of such increases. Please call for our current prices. Hearing impaired persons may dial 711 (National Relay Service) to contact us at the above number. Tour Code: ST19018. CST#2001136-50

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