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Best of New Zealand: Maori Culture & Mountain Coastlines - G Adventures
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21 days

Best of New Zealand: Maori Culture & Mountain Coastlines

From Auckland to Wellington
Tour Operator:
G Adventures
Max group size:
20
Physical rating:
Active
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
7569
Private available:
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US $3,099
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Itinerary

Start in Auckland and end in Wellington! With the Discovery tour Best of New Zealand: Maori Culture & Mountain Coastlines, you have a 21 days tour package taking you through Auckland, New Zealand and 13 other destinations in New Zealand. Best of New Zealand: Maori Culture & Mountain Coastlines includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Auckland
  2. Day 2: Auckland/Raglan (1B, 1L)
  3. Day 3: Raglan (1B, 1D)
  4. Day 4: Raglan/Rotorua (1B)
  5. Day 5: Rotorua/Taupo (1B)
  6. Day 6: Taupo/Wellington (1B)
  7. Day 7: Wellington/Abel Tasman National Park (1B, 1D)
  8. Day 8: Abel Tasman National Park (1B)
  9. Day 9: Abel Tasman National Park/Westport (1B, 1D)
  10. Day 10: Westport/Franz Josef (1B, 1D)
  11. Day 11: Franz Josef (1B)
  12. Day 12: Franz Josef/Queenstown (1B)
  13. Day 13: Queenstown (1B)
  14. Day 14: Queenstown (1B)
  15. Day 15: Queenstown/Te Anau
  16. Day 16: Te Anau/Central Otago (1B, 1D)
  17. Day 17: Central Otago (1B)
  18. Day 18: Wedderburn/Christchurch (1B)
  19. Day 19: Christchurch/Kaikoura (1B)
  20. Day 20: Kaikoura/Wellington (1B)
  21. Day 21: Wellington (1B)
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hostel
Lodge

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Itinerary
    Good
    3.5
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.2
  • 4.6
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  • HR
    · December 5th, 2019
    This is the best tour I have done so far in my travelling. It is very well organized and everything works seamlessly. The accommodation is one of the best parts because you get the opportunity to stay at some really cool places that are very different... Show more
    Trip date: November 2019
  • A
    · October 28th, 2018
    It was an amazing trip, with a really cool group and a lot of adventures
    Trip date: September 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · October 26th, 2018
    Our guide Cory was an amazing guide told us everything we needed to know and we had the best bunch of guys with us and you have set up the best experience one could ask for
    Trip date: September 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · October 21st, 2018
    Great experience, loads to do and excellent guide
    Trip date: September 2018
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  • A
    · October 20th, 2018
    Great trip, we liked the combination of planned activities and optional ones. The only reason it's not a 10 is because the starting times were always sooooo early
    Trip date: September 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · October 17th, 2018
    They're great
    Trip date: September 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · October 7th, 2018
    Best tour group that I've used. Has a great mix of included and optional activities.
    Trip date: September 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · September 14th, 2018
    It was a awesome tour. Great Guide and only cool people. You can see a lot of different things.
    Trip date: August 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · August 28th, 2018
    The ease and organisation of this tour was faultless and the work done by Scotty was above and beyond on every opportunity
    Trip date: August 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · August 17th, 2018
    you get an awesome time !!
    Trip date: July 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures

Dates & Availability

21 days
Best of New Zealand: Maori Culture & Mountain Coastlines
From Auckland to Wellington
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the age range?

    This tour is part of G-Adventures’ 18-to-Thirtysomethings range, which is designed for younger travellers specifically between the ages of 18-39.

    If you're outside of the age range and like the look of this itinerary then why not check out the G Adventures "Highlights of New Zealand" tour, which follows a similar route and is open to all ages over 18.

  • Where can I find more detailed information about this tour?

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  • Currency
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    New Zealand
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, South Africa you will need an adaptor for type I.

    Type I
    New Zealand
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before June 12th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 12th, 2021, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with G Adventures. 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 35 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and G Adventures will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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