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Contrasts of New Zealand

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Cost/day $294
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Contrasts of New Zealand - AAT Kings
Contrasts of New Zealand - AAT Kings
Starts
Auckland
+5 Destinations
New Zealand South Island
Ends
Queenstown
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Highlights

  • Cruise on the magical waters of Milford Sound.
  • Venture over the Southern Alps on the TranzAlpine Train.
  • Immerse yourself in Māori culture with a Hangi dinner.
  • See the awe-inspiring Franz Josef Glacier.
  • Journey past crystal clear lakes and towering mountains.
  • Let loose in the adventure capital of Queenstown.
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel
Max Group Size
58
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Plane
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus, In-depth Cultural, Christmas & New Year
Start in Auckland and end in Queenstown! With the discovery tour Contrasts of New Zealand, you have a 9 day tour package taking you from Auckland to Queenstown and through Auckland, New Zealand and 5 other destinations in New Zealand. Contrasts of New Zealand includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
  • William Paterson's review about another AAT Kings tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Good balance to tour and guides/ drivers were excellent.

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    4.5 - Excellent

    Fantastic! We love the country, view much more , it amazing

  • Denyse Demers's review about another AAT Kings tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    We would prefer hanging name tag instead of pinning.

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Welcome to Auckland
  2. Day 2: Auckland
  3. Day 3: Auckland – Rotorua
  4. Day 4: Rotorua – Christchurch
  5. Day 5: Christchurch – Franz Josef
  6. Day 6: Franz Josef – Queenstown
  7. Day 7: Milford Sound Cruise
  8. Day 8: Queenstown - Free Time
  9. Day 9: Farewell from Queenstown

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

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  • Explore New Zealand's North Island with AAT Kings
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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Is tipping my Travel Director or Driver Guide compulsory?

      Tipping is not compulsory in Australia or New Zealand however if you are happy with the service you received from your Travel Director or Driver Guide you can feel free to leave them a tip at your own discretion.

    • How can I pay for the Optional Experiences?

      All your Optional Experiences can be organised directly with your Travel Director whilst on the tour and you can choose to either pay in either local cash or by credit card.

    • What is the maximum luggage allowance?

      Due to strict Government vehicle weight restrictions you are allowed one medium size suitcase per person, with dimensions not to exceed H76cm x W46cm x D25cm. The maximum weight of all luggage must not exceed 23kg (50lbs).
      You are also allowed one piece of hand luggage on-board the coach: however it must be able to fit in the overhead compartments or under the seat in front of you if required.

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    About the countries

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    Location
    Auckland is the starting point and Queenstown is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request AAT Kings to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm this AAT Kings booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 July 2019 the full payment of $2,646 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2646 for Contrasts of New Zealand, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for AAT Kings tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,427 km.
    • Auckland (New Zealand)
    • 194 km
    • Rotorua (New Zealand)
    • 672 km
    • Christchurch (New Zealand)
    • 199 km
    • Franz Josef (New Zealand)
    • 222 km
    • Queenstown (New Zealand)
    • 71 km
    • Milford Sound (New Zealand)
    • 71 km
    • Queenstown (New Zealand)

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