Exploring New Zealand
Starting at £454920 days • 27 meals
Tour HighlightsAuckland, Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Napier, Wellington, TranzAlpine Train, Franz Josef Glacier Region, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Te Anau, Dunedin, Mt. Cook
TOUR DESCRIPTIONFrom the steaming geothermal vents of Rotorua, to the ice sheets and temperate rainforest of Franz Josef Glacier, to the genuine warmth of a farmstay with a local family, experience all of New Zealand’s many facets on this 21-day journey. Cruise Milford Sound in dramatic Fiordland. Sip wine at regional vineyards in Otago and Marlborough. Stay in Dunedin, a little slice of Scotland in the South Pacific. Overnight at the foot of massive Mt Cook. Dine in a restored Christchurch mansion. Immerse yourself in the Maori culture. Witness the famous Haka war challenge, followed by a Hangi feast.
- Traverse the heart of the Southern Alps aboard the famous TranzAlpine train.
- Get to know a local New Zealand family during a memorable authentic experience of dinner and the choice of an overnight farm stay*.
- Enjoy a tasting and lunch at one of New Zealand’s stunning wineries.
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Passport & visa information
Certain countries require a minimum of 6 months passport validity. You are strongly urged to contact the appropriate consulate for details. Visit www.fco.gov.uk for the latest details about passports and visa requirements.
IMPORTANT: We recommend that our clients travelling abroad take a photocopy of their passport and applicable visas. It should be packed separately from your actual passport and visa. We also recommend leaving a copy at home with your emergency contact.
Destination Facts & Stats
New Zealand is 16 hours ahead (based on Eastern Standard Time).
New Zealand uses 230 Volts, Type I plugs
An adaptor (which changes the physical plug) and/or converter (which changes the electric current) are necessary if you plan to use an appliance with voltage different from the standard within the country you are visiting. Please note, if your appliance has dual voltage you may still need an adaptor for the plug. When packing your electronic items for travel, please review the converter electric current level to make sure it is the same or greater than the items you are planning on using. If you plan on utilizing or transporting a sleep apnea machine, please remember to pack an extension cord and adapter plug to ensure proper function.