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5-Day North Island to South Island Tour

by Canterbury Leisure Tours Duration 5d Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels Features animals Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
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From ocean-dwelling marine life to soaring mountain peaks, New Zealand is filled from sea to sky with fascinating natural wonders. Explore the best of both islands on this comprehensive tour as you journey from Auckland to Christchurch over the course of 5 days.

Day 1 From Auckland, ride to the Waitomo Caves for a fascinating underground tour, including a boat ride into the mystical Glowworm Grotto. From there, continue over the Waikato Plains and through lush Fitzgerald Glade to Rotorua. Visit Te Puia for a Maori Cultural Tour, View Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve & visit the Agrodome, where you tour a working farm in an all-terrain vehicle to see sheep being shorn and sheep dogs at work.

Day 2 Day of Leisure in Rotorua - stroll the town and gardens, soak in the Polynesian Spa, or ride the Skyline Gondola.

Day 3 From Rotorua, traverse farmland and forested hillsides until you reach Lake Taupo, New Zealand's largest lake. Admire its crystalline expanse as you follow the curve of the shore to the arid central plateau, framed by distant snow-capped volcanic peaks. Your route winds down along the Kapiti Coast to Wellington.

Day 4 Wellington - Christchurch currently we Fly - Flight included and either a morningSightseeing tour of Wellington or and afternoon Tour of Christchurch.

Day 5:Day tour to either Kaikoura or Akaroa - choice is yours.

From ocean-dwelling marine life to soaring mountain peaks, New Zealand is filled from sea to sky with fascinating natural wonders. Explore the best of both islands on this comprehensive tour as you journey from Auckland to Christchurch over the course of 5 days.

Day 1 From Auckland, ride to the Waitomo Caves for a fascinating underground tour, including a boat ride into the mystical Glowworm Grotto. From there, continue over the Waikato Plains and through lush Fitzgerald Glade to Rotorua. Visit Te Puia for a Maori Cultural Tour, View Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve & visit the Agrodome, where you tour a working farm in an all-terrain vehicle to see sheep being shorn and sheep dogs at work.

Day 2 Day of Leisure in Rotorua - stroll the town and gardens, soak in the Polynesian Spa, or ride the Skyline Gondola.

Day 3 From Rotorua, traverse farmland and forested hillsides until you reach Lake Taupo, New Zealand's largest lake. Admire its crystalline expanse as you follow the curve of the shore to the arid central plateau, framed by distant snow-capped volcanic peaks. Your route winds down along the Kapiti Coast to Wellington.

Day 4 Wellington - Christchurch currently we Fly - Flight included and either a morningSightseeing tour of Wellington or and afternoon Tour of Christchurch.

Day 5:Day tour to either Kaikoura or Akaroa - choice is yours.

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7:00 AM, Twin Accommodation in English

Duration 5d No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English. Select this option for a shared room with 2 twin beds. Price is per person.

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7:00 AM, Single Accommodation in English

Duration 5d No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English. Select this option for a private single room.

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5-Day North Island to South Island Tour

Activity Location

Auckland

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Auckland City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Auckland


Highlights

  • 5 full days to soak up the natural splendor of both islands

  • Insight into Maori culture & New Zealand's farming heritage

  • Wonders like a glowworm cave & geyser-filled thermal reserve

  • Breathtaking scenery of Lake Taupo & Malborough Sounds

  • Fascinating look at giant sperm whales off of Kaikoura


Inclusions

  • 5-day guided tour of the North and South Islands

  • 4 nights accommodations

  • Guided tour of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves

  • Maori Cultural Tour and admission to the Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve

  • Farm show and tour at the Agrodome

  • Transportation to and from your Auckland and Christchurch hotels

  • Sightseeing Tour of Wellington or Christchurch

  • Day Tour to Kaikoura or Akaroa


Exclusions

  • Meals and beverages - except lunch on Day 1 which is included


Know Before You Book

  • Independent Touring - this is not a Group Tour - we use local suppliers and you will have a different coach & Driver each day

  • You will always be picked up & Dropped off at your Hotel each Day


5-Day North Island to South Island Tour ratings based on 1 Verified Review

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2.5 out of 5

Jan 2, 2017

It would be helpful to know that we don't look for Canterbury tours, but look for great sights company.

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