10 DAYS 8 NIGHTS NEW ZEALAND TOUR

D1 MANILA – AUCKLAND

Fly to Auckland via QF020 2020 / 0625 + 1 & QF143 0930 + 1 / 1440 + 1.

 

D2 ARRIVE AUCKLAND (D)

Sky City or Crowne Plaza

Upon arrival in Auckland at around 240pm, meet and greet the local guide and transfer to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day free for leisure before being picked up for dinner. After, head back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D3 AUCKLAND (BLD)

Sky City or Crowne Plaza

After breakfast in the hotel, take a city tour in the morning featuring Viaduct Basin, Waterfront Drive, Savage Memorial and Parnell Village. The tour also includes an entrance to Kelly Tarlton’s Underwater World. Lunch and dinner will be provided during the day's tour before you transfer back to the hotel.

 

D4 AUCKLAND - WAITOMO - ROTORUA (BLD)

Millenium Hotel

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to cross the rich Waikato farmland for Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the Waitomo Caves and a short boat ride through the famous Glow-Worm grotto. See twinkling lights emitting from the ceiling like stars in a dark night. Then have lunch before journeying up bush clad Mamaku Range to arrive at the thermal resort of Rotorua. Have dinner before checking in the hotel for overnight.

 

D5 ROTORUA (BLD)

Millenium Hotel

After breakfast in the hotel, take a morning tour of Rotorua’s top attractions. Visit Rainbow Spring to see wildlife and trout swimming in crystal clear water. Then enjoy an entertaining farm show at Agrodome highlighting sheep farming industry with a sheep shearing demonstration. Have lunch and later, at Te Puia Thermal Reserve, you will see boiling mud pools and the mighty Pohutu geyser. Be enthralled by the Maori culture of wood carving, flax weaving demonstration and the replicas of the Maori buildings here. Other sights in Rotorua include the lakeside boulevard and the iconic Government Gardens. Then enjoy some leisure time before transferring for dinner and back to the hotel.

 

D6 ROTORUA - QUEENSTOWN (BD)

Millenium Hotel or Novotel

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Queenstown via NZ8742 0930 / 1010 & NZ641 1205 / 1355. Snacks and lunch on board plane. Upon arrival in Queenstown, meet and greet the local guide and transfer to your hotel to check in. Be free to rest up until pick up for your Gondola ride up Bob’s Peak for a panoramic view of the are, coupled with a luge ride. Have a buffet dinner at Bob’s Peak before heading back to the hotel.

 

D7 MILFORD SOUND DAY EXCURSION (BLD)

Millenium Hotel or Novotel

After breakfast in the hotel, take an excursion by coach to the scenic Milford Sound. Follow the Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden and then onward to Lake Te Anau. Enter Fiordland National Park along Eglington Valley and travel through Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sounds. This is regarded as the prettiest drive in the country with amazing mountain scenery all the way. Then have lunch before enjoying a cruise on the spectacular world famous fiords dominated by Mitre Peak and Bowen Falls. After, retrace the journey back to Queenstown and have dinner before heading back to the hotel.

 

D8 QUEENSTOWN (BD)

Millenium Hotel or Novotel

After breakfast in the hotel, enjoy a free day in Queenstown. Apart from the beautiful scenery surrounding the resort, this is also the capital of adventure tourism. You may enjoy optional activities such as thrilling jet-boating or heart-stopping bungy jumping. Lunch on your own. Then be picked up at the hotel for dinner before going back for overnight.

 

D9 QUEENSTOWN - MT. COOK - CHRISTCHURCH (BLD)

Chateau on the Park

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer back to Christchurch via Mt Cook National Park. Travel through the Central Otago region to Lake Pukaki and Mount Cook National Park Village. Set at the foothill of the alps, you have a close up view of Mt Cook, the highest mountain in the country. Have lunch before descending the mountains and re-cross the Canterbury Plains to arrive in Christchurch in the evening. Have dinner and check in for overnight.

 

D10 CHRISTCHURCH - MANILA (B)

Today, check out and have a boxed breakfast. Be pick-up at the hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight to Manila via QF138 0700 / 0825 & QF019 1235 / 1900.

 

INCLUSIONS:

  • International and domestic airfares
  • Private coach transfers and tour
  • Hotel accommodations with inside hotel breakfast
  • Professional English speaking driver / guide
  • Meals and admission fees as specified in the itinerary
  • Travel Insurance
  • One bottled water per pax daily
  • Personalized luggage tags
  • Travel Kit

 

ADDITIONAL COSTS:

  • Airline taxes (subject to change)
  • Travel tax - Php 1,620.00
  • Visa processing fees - Php 1,500.00
  • Drinks during meals
  • Tips - 5.00 NZD per pax per day

 

RESTRICTIONS:

  • No Bookings have been made and all bookings are subject to availability
  • Rates are tentative until final confirmations have been made
  • In the event that any of the above hotels mentioned are not confirmed, Mulan will try to find a similar hotel if not, better