New Zealand

2 Week Itinerary for a New Zealand Holiday

 

Queenstown 3 nights

Day 1

  • Arrive and pick-up car.

Day 2

  • Queenstown to Glenorchy drive (2 hours return)
  • Queenstown Skyline Gondola and Luge Adventure Combo

Day 3

  • Canyon Jet Boat Tour 10am
  • The Original Onsen 2:30 pm

Day 4

  • Big Swing
  • Drive to Te Anau (2 hours 30 mins)

Te Anau 2 nights

Day 5

  • Doubtful Sound Cruise from Manapouri or Te Anau

Day 6

  • Milford Sounds Cruise
  • Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour
  • Drive to Wanaka (3 hours)

 

Wanaka 1 night

Day 7

  • Blue Pools Track – Makarora
  • Lake Wanaka
  • Wanaka Lavender Farm
  • That Wanaka Tree
  • Drive to Pukaki (2 hours)

Pukaki 1 night

Day 8

  • Hooker Track
  • Peter’s Lookout
  • New Zealand Alpine Lavender Farm
  • Lake Tekapo driving out
  • Aoraki Mt Cook Alpine Village ???
  • Drive to Christchurch ( 3hrs and 30mins)

Christchurch 1 night

Day 9

  • Driving from Pukaki Christchurch checkout Tekapo Springs
  • Drive to Kaikoura (2hrs 30mins)

Kaikoura 1 night

Day 10

  • Kaikoura: Half-Day Seal Kayaking Guided Tour
  • Kaikoura Swim with Dolphins
  • Drive to Wellington (5hrs 30mins)

Wellington 1 night

Day 11

  • Drive to Taupo (4hrs and 30mins)

Taupo 2 nights

Day 12

  • Hukafalls: 30-Minute Jet Boat Experience
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing
  • Half-Day Kayak to the Maori Rock Carvings in Lake Taupo
  • Tongariro River: Grade 3 Whitewater Rafting
  • Orakei Karako – On the way to Rotorua
  • Drive to Rotorua ( 1 hour )

Rotorua 2 nights

Day 13

  • Te Puia
  • Kuirau Park
  • Waikite Valley Thermal Pools

Day 14

  • Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
  • Waimangu Volcanic Valley
  • The Polynesian Spa
  • Drive to Auckland (3hrs 30mins)

Auckland 1 night

Day 15

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