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New Zealand Self-Drive Explorer for Christmas 2024
New Zealand Self-Drive Explorer for Christmas 2024
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Highlights: Auckland - Paihia - Snells Beach - Rotorua - Matamata - Ohakune - Wellington - Blenheim - Kaikōura - Christchurch - Aoraki - Dunedin - Te Anau - Milford sound Cruise - Queenstown - Fox Glacier


Hotels featured:
✅Nesuto Stadium Hotel and Apartments 4*
✅Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel 3*
✅Tahi Lodge - Matakana Coast 5*
✅Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre 4*
✅The Peaks Motor Inn 3*
✅Movenpick Hotel, Wellington 5*
✅Scenic Hotel Marlborough 4*
✅The White Morph-Heritage collection 4*
✅Breakfree on Cashel, an Accor Hotel 3*
✅Aoraki Court Motel 5*
✅Scenic Hotel Dunedin City 4*
✅Te Anau Lodge 4*
✅Rydges Lakeland Resort 4*
✅Heartland Hotel Glacier Country 3*
✅The George Christchurch 5*


Cruise: Milford sound cruise


Itinerary
Sun 01 Dec 2024: Dubai International Airport
Flights from London Heathrow to Dubai International Airport


Mon 02 Dec 2024: Auckland International Airport
Flights from Dubai International Airport to Auckland International Airport


Tue 03 Dec 2024: Nesuto Stadium Hotel and Apartment
Stay at Hotel Nesuto Stadium Hotel and Apartments for 1 Night


Wed 04 Dec 2024: Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel
Stay at Hotel Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel for 1 Night


Fri 06 Dec 2024: Tahi Lodge Matakana Coast
Stay at Tahi Lodge - Matakana Coast for 2 Night


Sat 07 Dec 2024: Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Cantre
Stay at Hotel Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre for 1 Night


Sat 07 Dec 2024: Hobbiton Movie Set Walking Tour from Shires Rest
Overview: Experience the real Middle-earthT at the Hobbiton Movie Set, where, in the heart of the Waikato region, you can step into the lush pastures of the ShireT, as seen in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies. Fall in love with the Alexander family sheep farm, just as acclaimed director Sir Peter Jackson did, as you journey through the unequivocal beauty of the land with the mighty Kaimai Ranges towering in the distance. Your guide will escort you around the set, showing the intricate detailing, pointing out the most famous locations and explaining how the movie magic was made. You will be fully guided around the 12-acre set: past Hobbit HolesT, the Mill and into the world-famous Green DragonT Inn where you will be presented with a complimentary, exclusive HobbitT SouthfarthingT beverage to conclude your own Middle-earthT adventure.

What's included
Driver/guide
Professional guide
Shuttle services on the grounds
Alcoholic Beverages

Not Included
Food and drinks (available for purchase)
Hotel pickup and drop-off


Mon 09 Dec 2024: The Peaks Motor Inn
Stay at Hotel The Peaks Motor Inn for 2 Nights


Tue 10 Dec 2024: Movenpick Hotel
Stay at Hotel Movenpick Hotel for 1 Night


Wed 11 Dec 2024: Scenic Hotel Malborough
Stay at Scenic Hotel Marlborough for 1 Night


Thu 12 Dec 2024: The White Morph-Heritage Collection
Stay at The White Morph-Heritage Collection for 1 Night


Fri 13 Dec 2024: Breakfree on Cashel, an Accor Hotel
Stay at Hotel Breakfree on Cashel, an Accor Hotel for 1 Night


Sun 15 Dec 2024: Aoraki Court Motel
Stay at Hotel Aoraki Court Motel for 2 Nights 


Mon 16 Dec 2024: Scenic Hotel Dunedin City
Stay at Hotel Scenic Hotel Dunedin City For 1 Night


Wed 18 Dec 2024: Te Anau Lodge
Stay at Hotel Te Anau Lodge For 2 Nights


Thu 19 Dec 2024: Milford sound cruise
Coach and Cruise Tour - 08:40 am Departure
Pure Milford - Te Anau

Inclusions:
- Pick up and drop off within Queenstown locations
- Milford sound cruise.
- Scenic stops for photos and short nature walks.

What to Bring:
- Camera.
- A jumper.
- A rain jacket.
- Fly repellent
- Sun cream

Let Pure Milford show you the amazing scenery of Queenstown, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, and everything in between. A local driver guide will take you on a journey along the Milford Highway deep

into Fiordland where you will enjoy a number of scenic stops for those memorable photos and nature walks. Then experience amazing Milford Sound on board the modern catamaran while cruising on the pristine waters of the fiord seeing towering waterfalls and wildlife up close. The adventurous can even take a shower in the spay of the pure waters of Sterling Falls. Return trip to Queenstown or Te Anau included.

Duration: 12 hours
Departure Time: 08:40 am
Departure Point: Kiwi Country, Te Anau.
Pickup: Kiwi Country, Te Anau.
Dropoff: Kiwi Country, Te Anau.
Meals: - Picnic Lunch


Fri 20 Dec 2024: Rydges Lakeland Resort
Stay at Hotel Rydges Lakeland Resort for 2 Nights


Sun 22 Dec 2024: Heartland Hotel Glacier Country
Stay at Hotel Heartland Hotel Glacier Country for 2 Nights


Tue 24 Dec 2024: The George Christchurch
Stay at Hotel The George Christchurch for 1 Night


Wed 25 Dec 2024: Departure


Prices & Departures:
Deposit £125pp
✅X86095 Heathrow from £7415pp
✅X86239 Manchester from £7615pp
✅X86242 Dublin from £7609pp


To Book/enquire/tailor make:
Call 0208 585 4020 or
email holidays@travelpack.com

Terms & Conditions:
Prices based on 2 Adults sharing



Offer Includes

  • Return Economy Flights with Emirates via Dubai
  • 23KG Luggage Included On All flights
  • Flights from London Heathrow Airport to Auckland with Emirates via Dubai
  • Collect SUV Car Hire on arrival at Auckland International Airport
  • 1 Night stay at Nesuto Stadium Hotel, Auckland in a 1 Bedroom Apartment on Room Only basis
  • 1 Night stay at Paihia Pacific Resort, Paihia in a Standard Room with Continental Breakfast
  • 2 Nights stay at Tahi Lodge, Snells Beach Auckland in a Standard Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • 1 Night stay at Distinction Hotel, Rotorua in a Standard Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • Hobbiton Movie Set Walking Tour, Rotorua
  • 2 Nights stay at The Peaks Motor Inn, Ohakune in a 1 Bedroom Apartment on Room Only basis
  • 1 Night stay Movenpick Hotel, Wellington in a Standard Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • Drop Hire Car at Wellington Depot
  • Wellington to Picton Interislander Ferry Crossing
  • Collect Hire Car from Picton Depot
  • 1 Night stay at Scenic Hotel, Marlborough in a Standard Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • 1 Night stay at The White Morph, Kaikoura in a Deluxe Room with Continental Breakfast
  • 1 Night stay at Breakfree On Cashmore Hotel, Christchurch in a 1 Bedroom Apartment with Bed & Breakfast
  • 2 Nights stay at Aoraki Court Hotel Mount Cook in a Executive Studio on Room Only basis
  • 1 Night stay at Scenic Hotel Dunedin in a Superior Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • 2 Nights stay at Te Anau Lodge, Te Anau in a Standard Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • Milford Sound Luxury Day Cruise
  • 2 Nights stay at Rydges Lakeland Resort, Queenstown in a Lakeview Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • 2 Nights stay at 3* Heartland Hotel, Fox Glacier in a Standard Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • Drop Hire Car at Greymouth Station Depot
  • Tranzalpine Train Greymouth To Christchurch
  • Private Transfer Christchurch Train Station to Christchurch Hotel
  • 1 Night stay at The George Hotel, Christchurch in a Standard Room with Bed & Breakfast
  • Private Transfer Christchurch Hotel to Christchurch International Airport
  • Flights from Christchurch Airport to London Heathrow Airport Via Bangkok & Dubai with Emirates

Meal Plans

  • As per Itinerary