Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter)

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Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter) - Contiki
Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter) - Contiki
24 reviews
+17 Destinations
New Zealand South Island


  • Let loose in the adventure capital of Queenstown
  • Party the night away at the bustling clubs in Auckland
  • Get those #instaworthy shots of magical alpine vistas
  • Enjoy a traditional Maori Hangi dinner and performance
Age range
18 to 35 year olds
Hotel, Lodge
Max Group Size
Train & Rail
Travel style
Coach / Bus
Start in Christchurch and end in Auckland! With the coach / bus tour Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter), you have a 16 day tour package taking you from Christchurch to Auckland and through Christchurch, New Zealand and 17 other destinations in New Zealand. Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter) includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Christchurch to Lake Ohau via Lake Tekapo
    Start point Christchurch, Christchurch, Canterbury Region, New Zealand
  2. Day 2: Lake Ohau to Te Anau via Arrowtown
  3. Day 3: Te Anau to Queenstown via Milford Sound
  4. Day 4: Queenstown
  5. Day 5: Queenstown
  6. Day 6: Queenstown
  7. Day 7: Queenstown to Franz Josef Glacier via Wanaka & Haast Pass
  8. Day 8: Franz Josef Glacier
  9. Day 9: Franz Josef Glacier to Christchurch via Hokitika & Arther's Pass
  10. Day 10: Christchurch to Wellington via Kaikoura & Picton
  11. Day 11: Wellington
  12. Day 12: Wellington to Mount Ruapehu
  13. Day 13: Mount Ruapehu
  14. Day 14: Mount Ruapehu to Rotorua
  15. Day 15: Rotorua
  16. Day 16: Rotorua to Auckland
    End point Auckland, Auckland, Auckland Region, New Zealand

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

24 Reviews

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  • Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter) reviewer 1
    Written on October 28, 2018
    2.0 - Rather poor

    The absolute WORST tour I have ever been on. I was on Kiwiana Panorama tour in late Sept/early Oct and had some issues initially as the tour manager (Jason Laine aka Jay) was disorganized and not very good at planning optional activities or communicating... Read more

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  • A
    Written on July 3, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    I had a lot of fun and met a bunch of good people

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  • MJ
    Written on June 25, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Would have loved an extra night in Taupo :)

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  • LS
    Written on March 2, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Was amazing, the tour guide and driver was awesome

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  • Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter) reviewer 5
    Written on December 8, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    It was an amazing trip! I did so many thrilling activities! Swinging over a canyon, Helicopter rides, Jet boat rides, Sunset Cruises, Canyoning the list goes on and on.

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  • Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter) reviewer 6
    Written on July 24, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    This trip was absolute incredible! My Tour guide Katie was perfect organized and just an awesome person! The coach was comfortable and WiFi was provided. So this trip is a great opportunity to of lot of this beautiful country in a short time periode and... Read more

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  • Kiwiana Panorama (Christchurch To Auckland Winter) reviewer 7
    Written on May 12, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    Without fail every time I travel with Contiki I have the best time! They include everything - make it all easy - super comfy coaches, knowledgeable staff and drivers, and such a great attitude

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  • R
    Written on April 2, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    The contiki in New Zealand is definitely on of the best things I've ever done, due to no small part to Susie. She was incredibly knowledgeable, funny and really made it seem like we were part of a family. Kia Ora Susie :)

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  • B
    Written on March 3, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    I had a wonderful trip to New Zealand due to the trip manager. Susie was a phenomenal leader full of energy and fun who was so helpful for all of us and encouraged all of us to have the best trip. She really made us a family. Chur

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  • S
    Written on March 2, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    I was blown away by my experiences in New Zealand and by the support we received from Susie and Pat at every step of the way! Their enthusiasm was infectious and was such an important part of what made this trip so memorable.

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Christchurch is the starting point and Auckland is the endpoint.
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TourRadar can request Contiki to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
For any tour departing before 24 September 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 24 September 2019, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Contiki. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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Covering a total distance of approx 2,029 km.
  • Christchurch (New Zealand)
  • 182 km
  • Lake Tekapo (New Zealand)
  • 56 km
  • Lake Ohau (New Zealand)
  • 113 km
  • Arrowtown (New Zealand)
  • 102 km
  • Te Anau (New Zealand)
  • 84 km
  • Milford Sound (New Zealand)
  • 71 km
  • Queenstown (New Zealand)
  • 52 km
  • Wanaka (New Zealand)
  • 91 km
  • Haast (New Zealand)
  • 109 km
  • Franz Josef (New Zealand)
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