Stunning New Zealand - 12Nights / 13Days

Day 01: Arrive Auckland 
On arrival in Auckland, ‘The City of Sails’, seat in coach passengers will be met by our local  representative and privately transferred to your hotel. Self drive clients will collect your rental car at the airport and drive to your hotel. 

Day 02: Auckland – Waitomo – Rotorua 
Travel south through the fertile Waikato region to arrive at Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the famous Glowworm Caves including an underground boat ride followed by lunch. Continue to Rotorua and visit Agrodome Farm Show on arrival followed by a guided tour and Maori Cultural Performance at Te Puia Thermal Reserve. (B,L)

Day 03: Rotorua - Napier 
This morning is at leisure. You might like to visit Rainbow Springs to complete your Rotorua sightseeing (optional activity not included) before departing for Napier this afternoon. Travel south through the Wairakei Geothermal area to arrive at Lake Taupo, New Zealand’s largest lake. Continue over rugged mountain ranges and well cultivated farmland to arrive in the ‘Art Deco’ city of Napier. (B)

Day 04: Napier 
This morning is at your leisure to explore Napier, before joining an afternoon wine tour that will visit and include tastings at 3 local wineries. (B)

Day 05: Napier - Wellington 
Travel through the Manawatu Gorge and Takapau Plains to Palmerston North, famous for its agricultural university. Continue south to arrive in Wellington, New Zealand’s capital city. (B)

Day 06: Wellington 
Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Wellington and a short guided tour of Te Papa (the ‘Museum of New Zealand’) before enjoying a free afternoon to explore New Zealand’s capital city. (B)

Day 07: Wellington - Christchurch 
Journey across Cook Strait, which separates the North and South Islands of New Zealand and into the Marlborough Sounds with its sparkling clear waters and lush forests, before arriving in Picton. Travel south through Blenheim and Kaikoura to reach the ‘Garden City’ of Christchurch. (B)

Day 08: Christchurch – Dunedin 
Travel south across the Canterbury Plains to reach Scottish influenced Dunedin, renowned for the local wildlife and Otago University. (B) 

Day 09: Dunedin – Queenstown 
This morning is free for optional activities. Leaving Dunedin, travel through South Otago, through Balclutha and Gore and across the fertile Southland Plains to Lake Te Anau. Continue around the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to reach Queenstown. (B)

Day 10: Queenstown 
A free day to explore the endless optional attractions available. Queenstown offers bungy jumping, jet boating, white water rafting, gondola rides and much more. Optional activities not included in the tour price. (B)

Day 11: Queenstown – Glacier Region 
Depart Queenstown and travel via Lake Wanaka and through the historic Haast Pass, gateway to the World Heritage Westland National Park. Continue up the West Coast past spectacular mountain ranges, native forests and lakes to the glacier region of Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers. (B)

Day 12: Glacier Region – Greymouth – Christchurch 
Travel north to Greymouth and board the world famous Tranz Alpine train (seat in coach passengers only). Ascend through lush beech forests past the alpine village of Arthur’s Pass before crossing the spectacular Southern Alps. Travel over Canterbury Plains to Christchurch. (B)

Day 13: Departure Day 
Your arrangements conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car. (B)

  • Accommodation as outlined above.
  • Daily Breakfast.
  • All sightseeing’s outlined as above on Seat in Coach Basis/ Self Drive

                     1. Waitomo Glowworm Caves including lunch
                     2. Te Puia Thermal Reserve
                     3. Agrodome Farm Show
                     4. Napier half day wine tour
                     5. Wellington city tour (seat in coach only)
                     6. Te Papa Museum  guided tour
                     7. Interislander Ferry 
                     8. Glacier Hot Pools (self drive only)
                     9. Tranz Alpine Train (seat in coach only)

  • Airport Transfers on Seat in Coach Basis or client would have to pick up the car from the airport for self drive 

  • Airfare & Ticket Taxes
  • Visa Charges
  • Government Service Tax
  • Insurance
  • Tours that are marked as optional.
  • Entrance fees to sights
  • Intercity flights
  • Meals Not Specified 
  • Surcharges Applicable If Any 
  • Travel And Medical Insurance
  • Tips And Porterage
  • Expenses Of Personal Nature
  • Any Other Services Not Mentioned In The Package Inclusions

All rates are per person in New Zealand Dollars 

OPTION 1:Seat In Coach

                         CATEGORY

       SINGLE

    TWIN

      TRIPLE

               Standard (3 star tourist hotel)

          5314

     3687

        3394

                Superior (3.5 - 4 star hotel)

          5973

     4029

        3685

               First Class (4 - 4.5 star hotel)

          6559

    4317

        3896

 

OPTION 2: Self Drive (Car Type - Group B - compact 1.3L - 1.5L)

                            CATEGORY

    PAX

      SINGLE

      TWIN

      TRIPLE

                 Standard (3 star tourist hotel)

       1

        4757

         -

           -

       2

        4270

      2793

           -

       3

        4108

      2631

          2337

                   Superior (3.5 - 4 star hotel)

       1

        5415

          -

           -

       2

        4929

      3135

           -

        3

        4766

      2972

        2629

                  First Class (4 - 4.5 star hotel)

        1

        6001

         -

           -

        2

        5514

      3423

           -

        3

       5352

      3260

         2839

 

OPTION 3: Self Drive (Car Type – Group D – Full Size)

                            CATEGORY

    PAX

      SINGLE

     TWIN

      TRIPLE

                Standard (3 star tourist hotel)

      1

         4824

          -

           -

      2

         4303

       2827

           -

      3

         4130

      2653

         2359

      4

         4043

      2567

         2273

                  Superior (3.5 - 4 star hotel)

      1

         5482

          -

            -

      2

         4962

       3168

            -

      3

         4789

       2995

         2651

      4

         4702

       2908

         2564

                  First Class (4 - 4.5 star hotel)

      1

         6068

          -

            -

      2

         5548

      3456

            -

      3

         5375

      3283

         2862

      4

         5288

      3196

         2775

 

CHILD POLICY:

  • Child traveling with two full fare paying adults using existing bedding travels at 50% of the adult twin share price
  • Child traveling with two full fare paying adults requiring an additional bed travels at 67% of the  adult twin share price

The normal check in time is 1500 hours and check out time is 1100 hours. Early check in and late check out is never guaranteed and can only be requested for. In case the client would like a guaranteed early check in or late check out, the room will need to be booked from the previous night or for the next night respectively.
 
NOTES:

  • The above rates are valid for Indian nationals residing in India only and for minimum of 02 passengers traveling together at all times 
  • The above rates are subject to the availability of accommodation, sightseeing tours, airfare & transport at the time of booking. We reserve the right to use alternate accommodation, airfare & transport of an equal or higher standard. If we source a more expensive alternative, we reserve the right to re-quote based on the higher rates. 
  • Surcharges may be applicable for trade fairs, events, fairs & festivals, public holidays and are not included in the price above. The above rates are subject to change due to the same and hence need to be checked at the time of making the final booking. In case there is a surcharge applicable the above rates are not valid 
  • The above is just a quote & not a booking and the rates are subject to change without prior notice. 
  • No refunds either in part or full will be made for any unused ground transportation, meals, accommodation or sightseeing tour not taken on the above cost. 
  • Clients have to take care of own tipping, porterage and any other personal expenses 
  • The timings and days of operation all the sightseeing tours and excursions are subject to alteration. Changes if any will be intimated at the time of making the booking. 
  • Bookings once confirmed are subject to 100% cancellation charges
  • Mercury Travels Ltd is not responsible in case of any change in the price due to factors not in the control of the organization 

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Country
New Zealand
Cities
Auckland, Christchurch, Queenstown, Rotorua, Wellington, Napier, Dunedin
Starts from 163,441

(Per adult on twin sharing basis)

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