New Zealand Journey

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Group
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Auckland, New Zealand
  • Ends Queenstown , New Zealand
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Sample wine with local experts on Waiheke Island.
  • Learn about Maori myths and traditions.
  • Experience the geothermal mysteries of Rotorua.
  • Glide along the TranzAlpine railway.
The New Zealand Journey tour starts from Auckland and ends in Queenstown. The New Zealand Journey tour is an explorer tour that takes 12 days taking you through Auckland, Rotorua, Queenstown, Auckland and 3 other destinations in Australia and New Zealand. This is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

Spend 12 days exploring the North and South Islands of this small country packed with wonders. Travelling by train, gondola, boat, and plane, sample local wine, walk through an ancient rainforest, and learn about local legends and cuisine from the Maori. Take a deep breath to fill your lungs with the impossibly clean air here — and fill your soul with the legendary Kiwi spirit.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT G ADVENTURES
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 95 reviews
Review for another G Adventures tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From Dutch
  • On Aug 21 2017
“Physically not easy at times (quite a bit of hiking and walking around with your backpack in the heat, and comfort levels are quite low both in overnight trains and hotels) but definitely rewarding. Would definitely recommend it to others.”
Josh's review for another G Adventures tour
5 - Excellent
  • Josh
  • From Canada
  • On Nov 22 2018
“Thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Iceland is truly spectacular. Our guide was professional and the tour was well laid out. Great way to explore Iceland.”
Coral's review for another G Adventures tour
5 - Excellent
  • Coral
  • From Spanish
  • On May 13 2019
“Excellent”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Auckland
  • Day 2: Auckland
  • Day 3: Auckland/Rotorua
  • Day 4: Rotorua
  • Day 5: Rotorua/Christchurch
  • Day 6: Christchurch/Franz Josef
  • Day 7: Franz Josef
  • Day 8: Franz Josef/Queenstown
  • Day 9: Queenstown/Fiordland National Park
  • Day 10: Fiordland National Park/Queenstown
  • Day 11: Queenstown
  • Day 12: Queenstown
WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
Accommodation
  • Hotels (10 nts), cruise boat (1 nt, seasonal).
Meals
  • 11 breakfasts, 2 dinners
Transport
  • Private vehicle, plane, train, boat, walking.
Staff & experts
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Waiheke Island Wineries, Waiheke Island
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Meet a Maori Elder, Rotorua
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Resourceful Ōtautahi Walking Tour with Local Expert, Christchurch
  • Your G for Good Moment: Resourceful Ōtautahi, Christchurch
  • Waitomo Caves tour
  • Traditional Maori hangi feast and entertainment
  • Scenic TranzAlpine train
  • Ride the Queenstown gondola
  • Wilderness day cruise (winter) or overnight cruise (summer) in Fiordland National Park
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Auckland and from Queenstown are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this New Zealand Journey tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this New Zealand Journey tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

A deposit may be required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 61 days before departure.

Travel Insurance

New Zealand Journey tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this New Zealand Journey tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : National Geographic JourneysGreater exploration, insider access, and the freedom to roam – all without sacrificing comfort.
  • 2. Service Level : UpgradedQuality accommodations and more inclusions than on other G Adventures tours, like meals, private transport, and activities.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 2 - LightLight walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
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