DAY 1 – Christchurch
“Kia ora” – welcome to ‘Te Wai Pounamu’ – New Zealand’s amazing and attractive South Island! The tour starts with a visit to the ANTARCTIC CENTRE on day one. Here you will experience the stunning view of snow and ice. Fulfill your desire to learn about real life in new age Antarctica and Scott Base. Here is not the end; you can also hang out with Little Blue Penguins! As for the night of day one, we will take you for a delicious home cooked meal. Let’s end the day by discussing the exciting days ahead of the itinerary.
For day two we have wonderfully designed the tour so that, you can gather proper knowledge on the devastation and it’s after effect of 2011 earthquake that hit Christchurch. Today, the city got revived in a best possible way and is in a state of real allure that every travel would love to explore. Today, this amazing city is a globally popular vacation destination. While adventuring across the city you can effectively acquire knowledge on active liquefaction volcano and learn about the science of earthquakes by stopping over by the side of QUAKE CITY at Canterbury Museum. Followed by it is an adventurous drive to the north coastal town of Kaikoura. On being here, you can visit a secret Waterfall spots for seeing a SEAL COLONY. As for the night, head to the beach for getting relaxed with swimming or spa.
DAY 3 – Kaikoura to Motueka
Kaikoura is popular for its marine beauty that includes: Whales, Dolphins, Sea–birds and other amazing marine species. Do not forget to bring your camera as you will be experiencing WHALE WATCHING. In the due course, have an up-close encounter with the world’s largest toothed predator – the Giant Sperm Whale. The best part is that, they will be in their natural environment. As for the afternoon, you can make your way to the adventurous gateway of the famous Abel Tasman National Park.
DAY 4 – Motueka
On day four, you need to rise early for discovering the magnetism of this paradise! Now, prepare yourself for experiencing the breath-taking scenery while we take you for an amazing KAYAK and HIKE along with the national park. You will also have ample of time for spending a relaxed time by swimming at our ‘secluded beach’. Followed by it are some fun infused night time activities.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
DAY 5 – Motueka to Franz Josef
Day four has been preserved for taking you through the Buller Gorge and the spectacular West Coast. You will be having a stopover at the famous PUNAKAIKI PANCAKE ROCKS. Henceforth, continue to Hokitika for visiting GREENSTONE FACTORY and watching the beautiful ‘Taonga’ from West Coast Pounamu. The dinner would be of your choice. Finally, enjoy a regroup for unwinding among the beautiful rainforest of NZ. Complete relaxation in PURE HOT WATER GLACIER POOLS would be ready for you, too.
DAY 6 – Franz Josef to Wanaka
Get prepared to head off for exploring the Fox glacier on day six, for your GUIDED GLACIER WALK. Do not miss the opportunity to clip on the crampons and take your ice pick. Enjoy your guide through crevices that would take you around the towering pinnacles. In the course, you will be enjoying the brilliantly blue ice caves and gather knowledge on the fascinating details of its beautiful and spectacular natural history. Henceforth, the itinerary will take you to Wanaka, where you can enjoy the much exciting Skydiving in the afternoon.
DAY 7 – Wanaka to Queenstown
The very first stopover for day seven would be PUZZLING WORLD. We will make sure that it turns out to be an out of the ordinary experience for you. The famous AJ Hackett base would be your next stop for the day where, we will see THE SECRETS OF BUNGY. Here is not the end; you will also have time for an optional 43m bungy off Kawarau Bridge. A GROUP PHOTO is a must. After that, continue into the heart of Queenstown. This is a must have awe-inspiring alpine town (definitely a favourite hotspot) experience designed by us only for you. As for the night, you will have free time for delicious cuisines and enjoying this exciting town.
DAY 8 – Queenstown
It would be a FREE DAY! Make sure to make the most of exploring Queenstown. It is one of the many adventure activities on offer with us. You can also enjoy the exciting Canyon Swing, Bungy, River Rafting, Skydive, Horse Riding and various other thrilling activities, all under special NZET prices. As for the dinner, it is of your choice.
This day, enjoy some last minute shopping. We will be meeting again for GONDOLA and taking you to the top of Bob’s peak. On being here you will love to have two FAST LUGE RIDES down taking you through the forest tracks. It would be your last free night for dinner.
DAY 10 – Queenstown to Tekapo
The morning of day ten starts with the thrilling JET BOAT RIDE. Later on, enjoy a stunning scenic drive as we take you to the magnetic beauty of Mackenzie Country. Plunge into the beautiful Lake Tekapo. Visit the famous ‘CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD‘followed by the COLLIE DOG MEMORIAL. Finally, it’s time for the special ‘final night NZET Bash’.
DAY 11 – Tekapo – Christchurch – Home
Make your way to Christchurch airport for your way back to home with some unique new memories.
- Shared accommodation (4 to a room) in Youth Hostels and Holiday Parks
- Teacher in single room with ensuite facilities
- Luxury 5 star coach with air conditioning and seatbelts
- Professional driver throughout
- Experienced NZET Tour Manager
- All transfers and sightseeing
- Continental breakfast daily
- Seven dinners and two lunches (as per the itinerary)
- Antarctic Centre
- Christchurch City tour
- Quake City exhibition
- Visit a Seal colony & see baby Seal pups
- Whale Watching
- Sea Kayaking in the Abel Tasman National Park
- Queenstown Jet Boat ride
- Guided Glacier Walk
- Franz Josef Glacier Hot Pools
- Gondola and luge
- Professional Group Photo
- Visit a Greenstone factory & see a carving demonstration
- Punakaiki Rocks
- Rainforest and Waterfall walks
- View Glow worms
35 persons – 1695.00pp
30 persons – 1795.00pp
25 persons – 1925.00pp