Day 1: Queenstown, New Zealand
Arrive in Queenstown, New Zealand’s “adventure capital.”
Day 2: Queenstown
Take an awe-inspiring helicopter flight through hidden valleys with rainforest covered slopes to Milford Sound. Taste local times during visits to the area’s best wineries.
Day 3: Queenstown
Visit the nearby gold mining village of Arrowtown. See some of New Zealand’s native wildlife at Kiwi Birdlife Park.
Day 4: Queenstown / Christchurch / Southern Alps
Fly to Christchurch and tour the “Garden City.” Transfer to the Southern Alps and visit a working sheep farm.
Day 5: Southern Alps
Kayak and go fly fishing on the beautiful lakes and rivers of this region.
Day 6: Southern Alps
Horseback ride and hike through the stunning landscape.
Day 7: Southern Alps / Rotorua / Taupo
Fly to Rotorua, New Zealand’s famous geothermal region. Take a private tour of Whakarewarewa Geothermal Reserve, a Maori village, and the Rotorua Museum of Art and History.
Day 8: Rotorua
Enjoy a private cooking class. Spend the afternoon at leisure.
Day 9: Rotorua / Auckland
Drive to Auckland, the “City of Sails.” Spend the afternoon exploring on your own.
Day 10: Auckland / Depart for Home
Bid farewell to New Zealand and depart for home.