New Zealand Splendour

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New Zealand Splendour - Trafalgar
New Zealand Splendour - Trafalgar
2 reviews


  • City tour in Auckland, Wellington, Blenheim, Dunedin
  • Visit the Tamaki Family Marae in Rotorua
  • See the Historic Arrowtown and Franz Josef Glacier
  • Cruise on Cook Strait, Lake Wakatipu, Milford Sound
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus, Christmas & New Year
Start in Auckland and end in Christchurch! With the discovery tour New Zealand Splendour, you have a 15 day tour package taking you from Auckland to Christchurch and through Auckland, New Zealand and 20 other destinations in New Zealand. New Zealand Splendour includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Auckland
  2. Day 2: Auckland - Rotorua (2 Nights)
  3. Day 3: Rotorua Sightseeing
  4. Day 4: Rotorua - Wellington
  5. Day 5: Wellington - Blenheim
  6. Day 6: Blenheim - Christchurch
  7. Day 7: Christchurch - Twizel
  8. Day 8: Twizel - Dunedin Sightseeing
  9. Day 9: Dunedin - Te Anau
  10. Day 10: Te Anau - Queenstown (2 Nights)
  11. Day 11: Queenstown Sightseeing
  12. Day 12: Queenstown - Franz Josef
  13. Day 13: Franz Josef - Punakaiki
  14. Day 14: Punakaiki - Christchurch
  15. Day 15: Depart Christchurch

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

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

2 Reviews

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  • MB
    Written on January 24, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    We loved virtually everything about our tour. Our guide, Isobel and driver, Monica were absolutely the best. I think that having these 2 really made our trip even better. Thank you so much....we loved it!

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  • PI
    Written on June 11, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    The trip was very well organized, no major delays or setbacks. We saw a lot and had some lovely experiences. However, the trip is geared to a much older clientele. There were very limited adventurous activities. ( hiking, kayaking, walking...) A lot of time... Read more

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Questions & Answers

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

  • Will I need a visa?

    You are responsible for obtaining all necessary visas prior to the departure of your trip. Depending on your nationality, you may need visas to enter certain countries included on your trip. Obtaining visas can take up to six weeks prior to your departure. It is strongly advised that you consult your travel agent and the local Consulate or Embassy of the country you are visiting well in advance to determine which visas they require.

  • How many people are on this group tour?

    On this tour you travel by private coach and the group is on average 35-45 people.

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New Zealand Splendour

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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.


Auckland is the starting point and Christchurch is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Trafalgar to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
For any tour departing before 6 November 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 6 November 2019, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Trafalgar. 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 50 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.
Cancellation policy
TourRadar is an authorised Agent of Trafalgar. Please familiarise yourself with the Trafalgar payment, cancellation and refund conditions. TourRadar does not charge any additional cancellation fees.
Payment methods
The following cards are accepted for Trafalgar tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.


Covering a total distance of approx 2,431 km.
  • Auckland (New Zealand)
  • 194 km
  • Rotorua (New Zealand)
  • 4 km
  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park (New Zealand)
  • 4 km
  • Rotorua (New Zealand)
  • 141 km
  • Mount Ruapehu (New Zealand)
  • 10 km
  • Tongariro National Park (New Zealand)
  • 242 km
  • Wellington (New Zealand)
  • 43 km
  • Queen Charlotte Sound (New Zealand)
  • 36 km
  • Picton (New Zealand)
  • 25 km
  • Blenheim (New Zealand)
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