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About the Tour – 

Your 15 days New Zealand North-South tour with Thrillophilia begins with your arrival in Auckland. Seat in coach and self-drive guests will move separately and assemble at their Auckland accommodation.

Enjoy Auckland sightseeing tour with Kelly Tarlton’s Sealife Aquarium and Antarctic Encounter.

We have scheduled a guided tour for you at the Waitomo Glowworm Caves.

Drive through the Mamaku ranges to explore Rotorua’s Thermal City.

Puia Thermal Reserve, Agrodome Farm, and Rainbow Springs are places of interest in Rotorua.

To make you Rotorua’s stay a memorable one, we have scheduled a Maori Hangi feast and concert in the evening.

On your way to Wellington, capture some fascinating scenes of Taupo Lake Resort, Desert Road, and the three peak region comprising of Tongariro, Ruapehu, and Ngauruhoe.

Your Wellington tour ends with a visit to the Te Papa Museum of New Zealand.

Indulge in Kaikoura’s whale watch cruise or scenic flight adventure.

In the Garden City of Christchurch, you have Lake Tekapo, Church of the Good Shephard, Mt. Cook, Lake Pukaki to visit.

After that, you will be moving further to Queenstown, where you have Wakatipu, Lumsden, Lake Anau, Eglinton Valley, Homer Tunnel, and Milford Sound.

Queensland is known as an adventurer’s paradise where you have bungy jumping, gondola rides, jet boarding, other optional activities to try.

Once you depart from Queenstown, you will be trespassing some spectacular mountain ranges, adorable lakes, and vast stretches of forest land.

Day 13 and 14 are reserved for exploring the glaciers on your way to Christchurch.

Your 15 days of Auckland to Christchurch tour with us will be inclusive of rental airport transfers, hotel accommodation (standard and superior), and meals on all days. 

Variants -

1. Standard:

Seat In Coach Basis - 2,34,999/-
Self-Drive - 1,67,999/-

2. Superior:

Seat In Coach Basis - 2,55,999/-
Self-Drive - 1,88,999/-

Stay -

1. Standard Package Stays:

Auckland - Auckland City Hotel
Rotorua - Ibis Rotorua Hotel
Wellington - James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
Kaikoura - Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge
Christchurch - Ashley Hotel Christchurch
Queenstown - Heartland Hotel Queenstown
Glacier Region - Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier
Christchurch - Ashley Hotel Christchurc

2. Superior Package Stays:

Auckland - Heritage Auckland Hotel
Rotorua - Distinction Rotorua Hotel
Wellington - James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
Kaikoura - Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge
Christchurch - Chateau on the Park - Christchurch
Queenstown - Copthorne Hotel & Resort Lakefront
Glacier Region - Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier
Christchurch - Chateau on the Park - Christchurch

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - ARRIVE AUCKLAND

    On arrival, seat in coach guests will be met and privately transferred to the hotel. Self-drive guests will collect a rental car and drive to the hotel.

    Overnight stay at the Auckland hotel.

  • Day 2 - AUCKLAND

    Enjoy your breakfast and head on for a morning sightseeing tour of Auckland city (seat in coach guests only).

    Visit Kelly Tarlton’s Sealife Aquarium and Antarctic Encounter.

    Rest for the remaining length of the day.

  • Day 3 - AUCKLAND - WAITOMO – ROTORUA

    Start your morning with breakfast and travel south through the fertile Waikato region to arrive at Waitomo.

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves.

    Continue over the Mamaku Ranges to reach the ‘Thermal City’ of Rotorua.

  • Day 4 - ROTORUA

    Have your breakfast and visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve.

    Watch the boiling mud pools and roaring geysers there at the reserve.

    Next, visit Agrodome for a farm show and Rainbow Springs.

    Enjoy trout, birds and wildlife at the Rainbow Springs.

    Relax in the afternoon.

    In the evening, enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert.

  • Day 5 - ROTORUA – WELLINGTON

    Enjoy your breakfast and travel south to reach the popular lake resort of Taupo.

    Continuing on the Desert Road, dominated in the background by the three peaks of Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe and Tongariro.

    Next, move in the south through farmland before arriving in the ‘Capital City’ of Wellington.

  • Day 6 - WELLINGTON

    Start your day with a healthy breakfast and enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Wellington (seat in coach guests only).

    Visit Te Papa, ‘Museum of New Zealand’ for a short guided tour.

    Enjoy a free afternoon for nearby attractions.

  • Day 7 - WELLINGTON - PICTON – KAIKOURA

    After finishing your breakfast, assemble at a common point.

    Today, your journey will be across Cook Strait and into the Marlborough Sounds.

    Head in the direction of Picton.

    Travel south through the town of Blenheim.

    Enjoy whale watch cruise or scenic flight at Kaikoura.

  • Day 8 - KAIKOURA – CHRISTCHURCH

    It’s now time to say bye to Kaikoura.

    Leave Kaikoura behind after a healthy breakfast.

    Turn inland and travel to the ‘Garden City’ of Christchurch.

  • Day 9 - CHRISTCHURCH - MT COOK – QUEENSTOWN

    Start your morning early with a healthy breakfast and travel across the fertile Canterbury Plains to Lake Tekapo.

    Seek blessings at Church of the Good Shepherd before continuing on to New Zealand’s highest mountain - Mt Cook.

    Follow the shores of Lake Pukaki south through the historic Central Otago region to the ‘Alpine Resort’ of Queenstown.

  • Day 10 - MILFORD SOUND

    Your day begins with a healthy breakfast.

    After that, follow the southern arm of Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden.

    Continue to Lake Te Anau and enter the Eglinton Valley.

    Travel through the Homer Tunnel to reach Milford Sound.

    Enjoy a cruise on this world-famous fiord. Return to Queenstown.

  • Day 11 - QUEENSTOWN

    A free day to explore the endless optional attractions at Queenstown.

    Queenstown offers bungy jumping, jetboating, gondola rides and much more.

    You need to pay for enjoying these activities additionally as these are not a part of your tour package.

  • Day 12 - QUEENSTOWN - GLACIER REGION

    Eat your breakfast and depart Queenstown.

    Travel via Lake Wanaka and through the historic Haast Pass gateway to the World Heritage Westland National Park.

    Continue up the West Coast past spectacular mountain ranges, native forests and lakes to the glacier region.

  • Day 13 - GLACIER REGION

    A full day at leisure to explore this magnificent glacier region.

    You can enjoy other optional activities like scenic flight or guided walk on one of the glaciers. Optional activities not included in the tour price.

    Self Drive clients can enter through the Glacier Hot Pools (Franz Josef).

  • Day 14 - GLACIER REGION - GREYMOUTH – CHRISTCHURCH

    Once you have your breakfast, travel north to Greymouth.

    Seat in coach can board the world-famous Tranz Alpine train.

    Ascend through lush beech forests past the alpine village of Arthur’s Pass.

    Cross the spectacular Southern Alps and travel over Canterbury Plains to Christchurch.

  • Day 15 - DEPARTURE DAY

    Finally, it’s time to say goodbye.

    Enjoy your last tour breakfast with your fellow travellers and head towards rental airport car to be transported to the airport for your hometown departure.

Meal

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  • Inclusive of breakfast on all days excluding the day of arrival

Activity

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  • Auckland City Highlights
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  • Kelly Tarltons Sea Life Aquarium
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  • Agrodome
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  • Interislander Ferry from Wellington
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  • Glacier Hot Pools
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  • Te Puia (Maori Culture)
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  • Te Papa - Museum of New Zealand
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  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park

Other Inclusions

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  • Return Airport Transfers
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  • Activities as mentioned above
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  • Hotel Accommodation as mentioned above
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  • Breakfast on all days excluding the day of arrival

Transport

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  • Option between Self-Drive Car OR Seat-In-Coach basis transfers (Price varies**)

Advisory

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  • Flight NOT INCLUDED in the package.
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  • The price is subject to change in the case to peak season, availability, and booking duration.
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  • Consumption of drugs is strictly prohibited.
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  • Any personal expenses or items of personal nature will not be in part for the deal.
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  • Stick to the timings for the entire tour.
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  • GST is applicable to the tour cost.
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  • All the transfers during the activity will be on a sharing basis, although if you require a customized trip with more activities, we will be happy to assist you on the same.
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  • The of the package is tentative and may vary according to your travel date.
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  • The driver will reconfirm the time of your pick-up for the city tour. However, depending on the traffic conditions, the time may vary and in such cases, the travelers are requested to observe patience.
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  • Entry tickets to the places other than wherever mentioned in the inclusions are not included in the package cost.
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  • Items of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, camera fees etc or any other item not specifically mentioned above as ‘INCLUDED’ is to be considered exclusion of the deal.
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  • Liability for change in itinerary due to reasons beyond our control like change in flight and train schedule; cancellation of flights/trains, political disturbances, natural phenomena, etc. will not be accommodated in the cost.
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  • No bill will be reimbursed against any missed service/facility.

Tour Type

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  • This is a group tour

Cancellation Policy

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  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain trips or activities may get cancelled. In such cases operator will try their best to provide an alternate feasible. However a cash refund will not be applicable for the same.
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  • Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policies mentioned on the website & are irrespective of the date of booking.

Refund Policy

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  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 15 business days
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  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's thrillophilia wallet as Thrillcash

Booking Confirmation Policy

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  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

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