10 or 13 days
Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Christchurch, with extension to Franz Josef
Journey to New Zealand’s north and south islands. Feel the heat at the Whaka geothermal springs and dine on a native Maori meal. Explore the fascinating history of Maori culture at Wellington’s Te Papa Museum, which celebrates the country’s history and geology with unique interactive displays. Tour Christchurch and visit the International Antarctic Centre and the Willowbank Wildlife Reserve.
  • Day 1: Fly to New Zealand

  • Day 2: Cross the International Date Line

  • Day 3: Auckland

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a tour of Auckland

    Dinner in Auckland
  • Day 4: Rotorua

    Watch a sheep and dog show at the Agrodome

    Take a Rotorua Duck Tour

    Enjoy an authentic Hangi Feast

  • Day 5: Rotorua

    Visit the Whakarewarewa geothermal area

    Visit the Whakarewarewa Maori Village

    Ride the Skyline Gondola

    Learn about jade carving in a local craftsman's shop

  • Day 6: Wellington

    See Lake Taupo

  • Day 7: Wellington

    Visit Wellington Government buildings

    Visit the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
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    Lord of the Rings

  • Day 8: Christchurch

    Take a ferry to Picton

  • Day 9: Christchurch

    Take a tour of Christchurch 

    Visit Willowbank Wildlife Reserve

    Take the Christchurch Gondola

    Visit the International Antarctic Center

  • Day 10: Depart for home

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  • Day 10: Franz Josef

    Make stops at Arthur Pass and Hokitika

  • Day 11: Franz Josef

    Take a guided tour of Franz Josef Glacier

    Visit the Glacier Hot Pools

  • Day 12: Christchurch

    Take a train to Christchurch

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly to New Zealand

  • Day 2: Cross the International Date Line

  • Day 3: Auckland

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a tour of Auckland

    Dinner in Auckland
  • Day 4: Rotorua

    Watch a sheep and dog show at the Agrodome

    Take a Rotorua Duck Tour

    Enjoy an authentic Hangi Feast

  • Day 5: Rotorua

    Visit the Whakarewarewa geothermal area

    Visit the Whakarewarewa Maori Village

    Ride the Skyline Gondola

    Learn about jade carving in a local craftsman's shop

  • Day 6: Wellington

    See Lake Taupo

  • Day 7: Wellington

    Visit Wellington Government buildings

    Visit the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Lord of the Rings

    Lord of the Rings

  • Day 8: Christchurch

    Take a ferry to Picton

  • Day 9: Christchurch

    Take a tour of Christchurch 

    Visit Willowbank Wildlife Reserve

    Take the Christchurch Gondola

    Visit the International Antarctic Center

  • Day 10: Depart for home

Add 3 more days

  • Day 10: Franz Josef

    Make stops at Arthur Pass and Hokitika

  • Day 11: Franz Josef

    Take a guided tour of Franz Josef Glacier

    Visit the Glacier Hot Pools

  • Day 12: Christchurch

    Take a train to Christchurch

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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  • Airfare & transportation

    Your flights—covered. Buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries and subways—covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Hotels

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Meals

    Breakfast and dinner daily

  • Entrances

    Rotorua Duck Tour; Agrodome; Whaka geothermal area; Maori Village; Skyline Gondola; Te Papa Museum; International Antarctic Center; Willowbank Wildlife Reserve; Christchurch Gondola; With extension; Franz Josef Glacier Hot Pools

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your dedicated Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all on-tour logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

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  • weShare—Personalized Learning

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