28 Day New Zealand Adventure

From NZD $5,999.00
  • Duration: 28 Days (approx.)
  • Location: Auckland
  • Product code: PAYBCH

Included - essentials:

  • All accommodation
  • All transport
  • 2 x domestic flights
  • 24 x breakfasts
  • 3 x dinners
  • 2 x tour leaders


Included - activities:

  • Visit the historic goldmine township of ‘Thames’
  • Carve your own Pounamu greenstone workshop
  • Walk the Abel Tasman coastal track
  • Exclusive sailing trip around Abel Tasman
  • Visit and walk to the incredible Whangarei Falls
  • Swim at a stunning east coast beach – Langs Beach
  • Day trip to Golden Bay & Wharariki Beach
  • Try local brewed beers at Mcleod’s Brewery
  • Exclusive yacht sailing charter around the Bay of Islands
  • Beach Day and short walk opportunity at Matauri Bay
  • Visit New Zealand’s most famous fish and chip
  • Sunset session at 90-mile Beach with your crew!
  • Group Surf lessons at Ahipara with qualified instructors
  • Experience a ferry across the Hokianga Harbour
  • Guided Maori cultural experience: ‘Footprints of Kupe’
  • Visit NZ’s largest Kauri Tree: Tāne Mahuta, the God of the forest
  • Beach day and short walk at Hahei Beach
  • Experience the famous ‘Cathedral Cove’
  • Dig a mini-Jacuzzi at Hot Water Beach
  • Experience the amazing ‘Blue Springs’
  • Visit the stunning ‘Okere Falls’
  • Be guided through a historic, Māori and geothermal settlement
  • Visit our first school to combine Māori culture with academic studies
  • Visit the breath-taking ‘Huka Falls’
  • Exclusive sunset sailing charter around Lake Taupo
  • Transport to and from Tongariro National Park
  • Optional day trip to Ohakune
  • Relax in River Valley’s Spa and Sauna
  • Wander through the National Army Museum
  • Epic night out in our Capital city ‘Wellington’
  • Experience the stunning ‘Rakaia Gorge’
  • Visit the ‘The Church of the Good Shepherd’
  • Indulge in the milky blue ‘Lake Tekapo’
  • Experience NZ’s second largest lake – Lake Pukaki
  • Visit NZ’s highest mountain Mt Cook
  • Learn about NZ history at the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre
  • Enjoy a short walk to the Tasman Glacier Walk
  • Get your photo at #ThatWanakaTree
  • Explore Arrowtown – the Kiwi style ‘Wild West’
  • Visit our famous ‘Remarkable Sweet shop’
  • 3 nights in Queenstown – all free time!
  • Free day in Te Anau – opportunity to explore Milford Sound


Itinerary


Day 1 - Auckland - Waipu - Paihia

Day 2 - Paihia 

Day 3 - Paihia - Matauri Bay - Ahipara 

Day 4 - Ahipara - Waipoua Forest - Auckland

Day 5 - Auckland - Coromandel

Day 6 - Coromandel - Matamata - Rotorua

Day 7 - Rotorua

Day 8 - Rotorua

Day 9 - Rotorua - Taupo

Day 10 - Taupo / Tongariro Crossing

Day 11 - Taupo - River Valley

Day 12 - River Valley - Wellington

Day 13 - Wellington

Day 14 - Wellington - Christchurch

Day 15 - Christchurch - Rakaia Gorge - Lake Tekapo

Day 16 - Lake Tekapo - Mt Cook - Wanaka

Day 17 - Wanaka - Arrowtown - Te Anau

Day 18 - Te Anau - Queenstown

Day 19 - Queenstown

Day 20 - Queenstown

Day 21 - Queenstown - Haast - Franz Josef

Day 22 - Franz Josef

Day 23 - Franz Josef - Hokitika - Christchurch

Day 24 - Christchurch - Nelson

Day 25 - Nelson - Kaiteriteri - Marahau

Day 26 - Abel Tasman National Park

Day 27 - Te Waikoropupu Springs - Takaka - Wharariki Beach

Day 28 - Riuwaka Resurgance - Mapua Wharf - Nelson


Please note - Flights to Auckland and travel insurance are not included.

This tour starts on day 1 at 9am in Auckland at Haka Lodge.

This finishes on day 10 at 3pm in Nelson at Bridge Backpackers.