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17-Day Kiwi Explorer provided by Bamba

17-Day Kiwi Explorer
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£1,471.54
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
17 days
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Group size:
15
Ticket type:
Mobile
  • Duration:
    17 days
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Group size:
    15
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
About
Arrive at Auckland Airport on Day 1, transfer to your accommodation and settle in. Visit the Waitomo Caves on Day 2 to marvel at shimmering glow worms. Set foot on the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movie sets on Day 3. Visit Taupo on Day 4 and Napier on Days 5-6 for a fun-filled wine-tasting afternoon. Continue your trip to Wellington on Days 7-8 with free time to explore the city. Arrive to Nelson on Days 9-10 for a relaxing sailing trip on the pristine waters of the Abel Tasman followed by a nature walk to Marahau along sandy beaches. Travel to Franz Josef on Days 11-12 and embark on a Glacier Valley Walk along the mighty Waiho River with spectacular views of the glacier (you will not walk directly on the ice). Reach Queenstown on Days 13-15 for a peaceful cruise through the dramatic and breathtaking Milford Sound and free time. Reach Christchurch on Day 16 for your last night. Your trip will come to an end on Day 17 with an airport drop-off.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 17 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 17 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 11413P102
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Auckland Airport Pick-up
  • Christchurch Airport Drop-off
  • All Coach Transportation as per Itinerary
  • 16 Nights Hostel, 3* or 4* Hotel Accommodation, Depending on Package:
  • 1N in Auckland
  • 2N in Rotorua
  • 1N in Taupo
  • 2N in Napier
  • 2N in Wellington
  • 2N in Nelson
  • 2N in Franz Josef
  • 3N Queenstown
  • 1N Christchurch
  • Waitomo Glowworm Caves Experience
  • Hobbiton Experience
  • Hawkes Bay Wine Tour
  • Abel Tasman by Land & Sea Experience
  • Franz Josef Glacier Valley Experience
  • Milford Sound Cruise Experience
  • Entry/Admission - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Hinuera
  • Entry/Admission - Ngatarawa Winery
  • Entry/Admission - Franz Josef Glacier
  • Entry/Admission - Milford Sound
Exclusions
  • Other Meals & Drinks
  • Transfers to/from bus stations and meeting points
  • Optional Activities
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips for Guides
  • Travel Insurance
Duration
17 days
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please contact Bamba Experience to confirm your departure information at least 1 week prior to your first day of travel.
  • Airports:
  • Auckland Intl Airport, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Please note this is an independent tour, which means you'll enjoy the flexibility of being on your own for most of the trip and will only have a guide for certain experiences along the way.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Auckland Airport Pick-up
  • Christchurch Airport Drop-off
  • All Coach Transportation as per Itinerary
  • 16 Nights Hostel, 3* or 4* Hotel Accommodation, Depending on Package:
  • 1N in Auckland
  • 2N in Rotorua
  • 1N in Taupo
  • 2N in Napier
  • 2N in Wellington
  • 2N in Nelson
  • 2N in Franz Josef
  • 3N Queenstown
  • 1N Christchurch
  • Waitomo Glowworm Caves Experience
  • Hobbiton Experience
  • Hawkes Bay Wine Tour
  • Abel Tasman by Land & Sea Experience
  • Franz Josef Glacier Valley Experience
  • Milford Sound Cruise Experience
  • Entry/Admission - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Hinuera
  • Entry/Admission - Ngatarawa Winery
  • Entry/Admission - Franz Josef Glacier
  • Entry/Admission - Milford Sound
Exclusions
  • Other Meals & Drinks
  • Transfers to/from bus stations and meeting points
  • Optional Activities
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips for Guides
  • Travel Insurance
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please contact Bamba Experience to confirm your departure information at least 1 week prior to your first day of travel.
  • Airports:
  • Auckland Intl Airport, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand
Duration
17 days
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Please note this is an independent tour, which means you'll enjoy the flexibility of being on your own for most of the trip and will only have a guide for certain experiences along the way.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 3 Jul 2020
A note from 17-Day Kiwi Explorer
All touch services in vehicles are wiped down between every trip, using hospital grade sanitisation protocols. All coaches and tour vehicles are set to flow fresh air from the front venting at the back, to maintain airflow. Hostels cleaned as per government requirements.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
What you can expect during your visit
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
18 stops
Day 1
Auckland Airport Pick-up
Day 2
Waitomo Glowworm Experience to...
Day 3
Hobbiton Experience
Day 4
Rotorua to Taupo
Day 5
Taupo to Napier
Day 6
Hawke's Bay Wine Tour
Day 7
Napier to Wellington
Day 8
Wellington Free Day
Day 9
Wellington to Nelson via...
Day 10
Abel Tasman by Land & Sea...
Day 11
Nelson to Franz Josef
Day 12
Franz Josef Glacier Valley...
Day 13
Franz Josef to Queenstown
Day 14
Milford Sound Day Tour
Day 15
Queenstown Free Day
Day 16
Queenstown to Christchurch
Day 17
Christchurch Airport Drop-off
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