Celebrate the Holidays Early in Auckland and Queenstown with Flights from $1659pp*

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Due to New Zealand's location and being 20 hours ahead of the United States west coast, it is one of the first countries in the world to celebrate the upcoming Holidays! Auckland and Queenstown are the perfect destinations for your winter getaway and to say Kia Ora to the Holiday season. 

Miss out on the weather cooling down here in the United States and celebrate the start of summer and holidays with the welcoming local's! Don't miss out on these rare November and December specials from Air Zealand. 

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
  • 3 nights in Auckland at Ramada Suites Auckland Federal Street in a Studio Apartment
  • 4 nights in Queenstown at Heritage Hotel Queenstown in a Deluxe room
  • Airport transfers included
  • islands in the Sun After Hours Emergency Travel Assistance      

Optional Experiences recommended by Islands in the Sun New Zealand Experts

  • Best of Both Worlds Tour from $161 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. 
  • Auckland Maori luxury tour and cultural performance from $198 per person
    • Experience Auckland on a personal small group tour by exploring some important historic sites and learn more about the fascinating Maori culture and history along the way. Also included in the tour price is entry to Auckland Museum with its Maori & Polynesian Gallery, plus entry to the Maori Cultural Performance, which showcases Maori performing art and the famous Maori postural war dance - the haka!      
  • Nomad Safari of the Scenes Glenorchy tour from $141 per person
    • The tour to rule them all, for Lord of the Rings and scenery fans. This scenic safari offers breath-taking mountain and forest views along the shore of Lake Wakatipu towards Glenorchy and the Paradise Valley. Visit the filming locations for Isengard, the Ithilien Camp, Lothlorien and Fanghorn forest, Battle of Amon Hen and many more.
  • Milford Sound coach and nature cruise from Queenstown from $136 per person
    • Discover native wildlife, towering waterfalls and majestic mountains on this extended nature cruise. Travel on a purpose-built day cruising catamaran with large windows and expansive outdoor decks, perfect for panoramic viewing. Get within touching distance of impressive rock walls and close enough to feel the full force of the powerful 15,000-year old Stirling Falls - raincoats are supplied to keep you dry. Specialist nature guides share their local knowledge with lively and informative commentary. Lunch is also included and there's a free tea and coffee, and a licensed bar on board.             


Pricing Details

Price per person from $1659*

Travel Dates

11/24/2019 - 12/31/2019

Other travel dates apply, please call for details.

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Pricing is per person based on double occupancy. Valid for economy class travel from Los Angeles for international flights between 24 November - 31 December ,2019. Supplements will apply for travel other dates. Bookings must be made 7 days prior to departure and no later than 15 December 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 (04 October 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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