Pohutu geyser in the Whakarewarewa thermal valley, Rotorua, New Zealand. Photo courtesy of Te Puai.

Luxury Escape to New Zealand: Enthralling Nature and Delightful Cities Tour

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited

New Zealand

Places Visited

Rotorua, Napier, Wellington & the Wairarap, Picton...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

Visit New Zealand’s iconic destinations and experience the country’s essential highlights on this grand, 14-day luxury tour tailored to the most discerning of travelers. From the dazzling cityscape of Auckland to the verdant wine-producing vineyards of Napier and the towering glacial summits of Mount Cook to the forested geological wonders of Milford Sound, experience the best of New Zealand along the way.

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Trip Highlights

  • Appreciate the endless allure of New Zealand’s unspoiled landscapes as you gaze across Tarawera lake, the set destinations for the Lord of the Rings films, and the geothermal rock formations speckling Rotorua
  • Soar into the sky onboard a private plane to view panoramas of Mount Tarawera, the volcanic topography, and the beautiful blue ribbon of the Waikato River
  • Escape to the Napier wine country for an afternoon spent amongst the acclaimed vineyards at a famous estate serving delectable dishes and sumptuous wines
  • Treat your palate to the wondrous wines produced at prestigious estates poised in Picton’s picturesque countryside while admiring the spectacular scenery
  • Marvel at the majestic seascapes circling the Kaikoura coastline, where you may catch a glimpse of New Zealand fur seals or whales, in the right season, swimming off shore
  • Rise towards the clouds within a private helicopter bound for the snow-capped summit of Mount Cook, where glaciers and ice rivers await your discovery
  • Delve into the delightful dishes served at Michelin-starred restaurants in Queenstown or see the Remarkables Mountains from the water’s edge as you jet across the lake in a speedy boat
  • Hover over the remarkable natural wonders composing New Zealand’s famous Milford Sound in a helicopter affording views of the flourishing wildlife coating the region

Starting Price

$12,735 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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4.82 stars based on 39 reviews.

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