Spirit of New Zealand and Fiji

Day 1
Arrive Queenstown

Welcome to New Zealand. Upon arrival into Queenstown, our local representative will be waiting outside the custom area to welcome you and take you to the hotel. The rest of the day is free for leisure.
Overnight at your hotel in Queenstown. (Dinner)

Day 2
Arrow town and Bungy Jump Site
Gondola Ride to Bob's Peak

Today, we take you on a tour of Queenstown. Visit Arrowtown where you can leisurely browse through the shops for a wide range of New Zealand made merchandise. Later, enjoy a gondola ride to Bob's Peak for a stunning view of Queenstown. Marvel at the stunning views as you ride the Skyline Queenstown Gondola - the steepest cable car lift in the Southern Hemisphere. Sit back and relax as the best views in the region unfold before your eyes and the Gondola carries you 450 metres above Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu to the top of Bob's Peak.En route you will enjoy a spectacular 220 degree panorama, with breath taking views of Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, Walter Peak, Cecil Peak and over Queenstown Rest of the day is free to enjoy the activities of Queenstown on your own.
Overnight at your hotel in Queenstown. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 3
Day Free
Suggested Excursion: Milford Sound with Lunch

Today, the entire day is free to explore Queenstown on your own. OR you can opt for a Full day excursion to Milford Sound. We proceed through the lush beech forests of Eglington Valley. Here we board our enchanting cruise (weather permitting) and enjoy the fjordland scenery. Situated on the west coast of the South Island, Milford Sound is a fusion of spectacular natural features with amazing visual cues around every corner .Milford Sound was carved by glaciers during the ice ages. It is breathtaking in any weather. The fiord's cliffs rise vertically from the dark waters, mountain peaks scrape the sky and waterfalls cascade downwards, some as high as 1000 metres. Later, we drive back to Queenstown.
Overnight at the hotel in Queenstown. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 4
Onto Christchurch
Lake Tekapo
Church of Good Shepherd
Panoramic City Tour

Today, we check out and proceed to Christchurch. We pass through Mt. Cook National Park and stop for a photo opportunity at The church of Good Shepherd and Lake Tekapo. The beautiful Church of the Good Shepherd, where the altar window frames a perfect view of the Southern Alps beyond the lake. The church is located only metres from the teal blue waters of the lake and provides spectacular views that are remembered by visitors for the rest of their lives. We continue our journey to Christchurch. On arrival in Christchurch - 'The Garden City' we proceed on a Panoramic City Tour. Drive past the city's parks and gardens. See the Gothicstyle University building.
Overnight at your hotel in Christchurch. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5
Fly to Rotorua
Agrodome and Sheep Shearing Show
Te Puia Thermal Reserve
Maori Village

Today, we check out of the hotel and drive to the airport to take our flight to Rotorua. "Kia Ora", Welcome to Rotorua. Our local driver will be waiting outside the airport to welcome you and take you on a visit to Agrodome and Sheep Shearing Show. The World Famous Agrodome is a must see for any visitor to Rotorua and New Zealand. Home to the multi award winning Agrodome show - an exciting and informative insight into the world of New Zealand agriculture, featuring 19 breeds of sheep. We later visit to Te Puia Thermal Reserve, world famous for the 'healing waters' of its thermal spas. It's fascinating to see the range of thermal activity going on in the valley and quite a sensory experience. Steam creeps out of fine cracks in the rocks everywhere, and it winds around stubby little manuka shrubs perched perilously on ledges For our final sightseeing of this day, we visit a Maori Village. Meet the colorful Maori people and learn about their culture.
Overnight at your hotel in Rotorua. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 6
Day Free
Suggested Excursion: Day Trip to White Island

Today, the day is free OR you can take the suggested full day excursion to White Island. It is one of the most fascinating and accessible volcanoes on earth. The volcano is estimated to be between 100,000 and 200,000 years old. However, the small portion of the island that is visible above sea level has been in its present form for an estimated 16,000 years. Later board the cruise back to Whakatane and then return to your hotel.
Overnight at your hotel in Rotorua. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 7
Onto Auckland
Visit Waitomo Caves
Panaromic City Tour of Auckland

Today, we check out and drive to Auckland .Enroute we visit Waitomo caves. Take a boat ride on the underground river and visit the Glowworm Grotto. As your boat glides through the darkness, thousands of tiny glowworms light up the cave to give you an unforgettable experience. On arrival, we take you on a panaromic city tour. See the Harbour Bridge, Auckland domain, Queen street and City centre. Imagine an urban environment where everyone lives within half an hour of beautiful beaches, hiking trails and a dozen enchanting holiday islands. Add a sunny climate, a background rhythm of Polynesian culture and a passion for outstanding food, wine and shopping, and you're beginning to get the picture of Auckland.
Overnight at the hotel in Auckland. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8
Fly to Fiji
Half Day City Tour of Nadi

Today, we check out and take our flight to Fiji. Bula! Welcome to Fiji. The Fiji Islands is a group of unspoiled, magical and exotic islands in the South Pacific that lie on the 180 Meridian where the dawning of each new day occurs.
On arrival, we take you on a Half Day City Tour of Nadi,venture into Nadi' heartland, through the beautiful Sabeto valley to the garden of the Sleeping Giant, housing the largest and most varied orchid collection in Fiji. Then to Viseisei Village, the legendary landing site of the first Fijians, where you will be shown through the village and handicraft displays. We drive past Garden of Sleeping Giant, Viseisei Village, Vuda Lookout & Fruit Farm, Namaka Market and then finally Nadi Temple.
Overnight at the hotel in Nadi. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 9
Full day Island hopping tour to the Mamanuca Islands

Today we take you on a Full day Island hopping tour to the Mamanuca Islands. The Mamanucas are a chain of 20 islands near Nadi and Denarau. One of the most established resort areas in Fiji, the Mamanukas provide a stunning array of activities for all types of travelers. Island-hop your way around the beautiful island. Set off from Denarau onboard a large stable cruising catamaran and either relax in air conditioned comfort or enjoy the sun and sea from the upper viewing decks. Sit back, relax and soak up the wonders of Fiji's islands with this scenic cruise of the beautiful Mamanuca Islands. You'll see many of the wellknown resorts and islands as our vessel picks up and drops off resort guests enroute.
Overnight at the hotel in Nadi. (Breakfast,Lunch, Dinner)

Day 10
Day Free

Today the day is Free for you to Explore Fiji on your own. Find the Fiji experience that makes you happy. Relax around the pool, or picnic on a perfect white sand beach. Crank up the adrenaline with an action sport adventure out on the water or up in the hills. Get close to nature with jungle treks or visit one of Fiji's famous Nature Reserves.
Overnight at the hotel in Nadi. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 11
Return Home with Wonderful Memories

Today, after breakfast your 'Spirit of New Zealand and Fiji' with New Zealand tour ends as you check out of the hotel. Its time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We would like you to spare a few minutes of your time to write and tell us how you enjoyed your tour and any suggestions you may have for the future. (Breakfast)