This weeklong New Zealand self-drive tour package gives you a genuine experience of the nation’s natural treasure-trove. Experience Auckland with a full-day tour and enjoy an amazing rendezvous with New Zealand’s unique sea life at the Kelly Tarlton’s SEA LIFE Aquarium. Enjoy a spectacular tour of the Glowworm Caves at Waitomo and tour sites such as the Te Puia Thermal Reserve, Rainbow Springs and Agrodome at Rotorua before taking a flight to Queensland, where you can enjoy an excursion to Milford Sound for an amazing cruise towards the end of this self-drive New Zealand tour.
Day 1: Arrive Auckland
On arrival in Auckland, ‘The City of Sails’, proceed to your hotel for check-in and overnight stay. A local representative will meet Seat-in-Coach passengers and assist them to their hotel. Guests on the Self-drive itinerary can collect their rental car at the Airport and drive to their hotel. Overnight in Auckland.
Day 2: Auckland
After breakfast, enjoy a Morning Sightseeing Tour of Auckland City; sights that we visit include the Kelly Tarlton’s Underwater World and Antarctic Encounter. No other activities are scheduled for the day leaving you free to pursue your own plans. Overnight in Auckland.
Day 3: Auckland – Waitomo – Rotorua
After breakfast, checkout from the hotel and proceed on the scenic drive through the fertile Waikato Region to Waitomo for a guided tour of the famous Glowworm Caves. The tour includes an underground boat ride followed by lunch. Continue to Rotorua after the tour; on arrival at Rotorua, proceed to your hotel for check-in and overnight stay. Overnight in Rotorua.
Day 4: Rotorua – Queenstown
After breakfast, visit the Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mud pools and roaring geysers. Following this, visit Rainbow Springs to see New Zealand’s trout, birds and wildlife before continuing to the Agrodome for a New Zealand farm show featuring sheep dog demonstrations, cow milking and an introduction to the stars of our sheep industry. Later, in the afternoon, proceed to Rotorua Airport to board your domestic flight to Queenstown (Airfare is not included). On arrival in Queenstown, proceed to your hotel for check-in and overnight stay. Overnight in Queenstown.
Day 5: Milford Sound
After breakfast, proceed on your scenic tour to Milford Sound. Follow the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden, and thereon to Lake Te Anau. Enter the Eglinton Valley and travel through the breathtaking manmade Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sound. Enjoy a cruise on this world famous fiord, dominated by Mitre Peak and the cascading Bowen Falls. Buffet lunch is also included on board today. Return to Queenstown for overnight stay. Overnight in Queenstown.
Day 6: Queenstown
After breakfast, explore the endless attractions of Queenstown and enjoy adventurous activities such as bungee jumping, jet boating, white-water rafting, gondola rides and much more. Optional activities not included in the tour price. Overnight in Queenstown.
Day 7: Depart Queenstown
After breakfast, board a departure transfer or drive your rental car back to the airport for your flight back home or on to the next destination.
EP (No Meal)
06 Nights Hotel Accommodations as per tour itinerary in mentioned hotels or similar on twin sharing basis
Transport by self drive rental car including unlimited Kilometers
Comprehensive vehicle insurance
GPS Navigation Unit
15% Goods and Services Tax
Rental car fuel charges or airport surcharges
Rental car optional extra insurances to reduce your vehicle excess
Domestic or International Airfares
Parking at hotels/motels
Any additional item not included in the above itinerary
Early Check in or late check out of rooms
Meals unless specified on the itinerary
Expenses of a personal nature
All applicable entrance fees unless mentioned
Compulsory X’mas and New year supplements
Peak period supplements
20% Advance Percentage of total booking amount
Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount.
Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.