Find comfort in the breathtaking scenery and enchanting ambiances of Oceana during this customizable 21-day Fiji, New Zealand, and Australia tour. It is the destination where newlyweds go to celebrate their future and soul mates visit to celebrate their past. This Fiji, Australia and New Zealand package takes you from pristine beaches to the Great Barrier Reef and reveals a blend of heritage and contemporary culture.
Sonaisali – Arrive in Fiji
Fiji is arguably the friendliest place on the planet and the place to indulge adventure. The archipelago has over 300 islands brimming with unique attractions. Whether you seek romance, relaxation, cultural immersion, cruising the sea, or the ultimate eco-tour escapade, you will find fulfillment in Fiji. Your flight will land at Nadi International Airport, where your private transfer will greet you at customs and escort you to your resort on Sonaisali Island.
Day 2 - 3
Sonaisali – Time at your Leisure
Auckland – View the City of Sails
Day 5 - 6
Auckland – Traverse the Cityscape
Day 7 - 8
Rotorua – Caves and Maori Culture
Rotorua – Tour of Middle Earth
Day 10 - 11
Wellington – Lord of the Rings Film Sites
Day 12 - 13
Sydney – Tour the Blue Mountains
Day 14 - 15
Sydney – Neighborhoods of Sydney
Sydney – Experience the Outback
Cairns – A Day along the Coast
Cairns – Aboriginal History and Culture
Day 19 - 20
Cairns – The Great Barrier Reef
Cairns – Depart for Home
- Cruise along the Fiji Islands, an experience which includes glass-bottom boat tours, snorkeling, tropical buffet lunch, and all-inclusive drinks on Tivua Island
- Snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef, or view the reef from the semi-submersible reef viewer, glass bottom boat or an underwater observatory
- Learn how to throw a spear and other Aboriginal hunting techniques at the Kuku Yalanji Cultural Habitat
- Embark on an exploratory wonderland of snow, ice, and water at Kelly Tarlton's, witnessing the playful colonies of King and Gentoo Penguins
- Venture to the Underwater World to travel deep beneath the ocean on a moving walkway to view giant stingrays, moray eels, and predator sharks
- Hike up to the Waitakere Ranges for the breathtaking panoramic views of the Tasman Sea to the Pacific Ocean
- Take a guided tour of Waitomo Caves through the Glowworm Grotto, illuminated by thousands glowworms suspended from the cave ceiling
- See Rotorua’s best attractions, including the geothermal region of Te Puia to learn about the Maori culture
- Enjoy a full-day Lord of the Rings Filming Locations Tour, and visit Isengard, Fords of Isen, the River Anduin, and Helms Deep
You will escape to the paradise known as the South Pacific and indulge in a destination world-famous for luxury, relaxation, and adventure during your 21-day Fiji, New Zealand, and Australia trip. You will begin in the tropical islands of Fiji for three nights, where the bird songs echo from the rainforests to the coastline. The rhythmic lulls of the gentle waves crashing against the beach shore are the perfect backdrop as you relax in your hammock. There are over 300 islands in this famed archipelago, allowing you to see both the cultural and natural highlights found on a wide spectrum of the islands. You can enjoy a glass-bottom cruise or partake in a variety of activities and sightseeing excursions, from snorkeling to canoeing.
You will travel to Auckland, “the City of Sails,” for three nights for an introduction to the the largest and most populated city in New Zealand. There will be no shortage of activities in this city known for having two harbors in two different bodies of water. You will experience the sensation of being submerged without having to don scuba gear, as you are transported into an underwater world on a moving walkway within an acrylic tunnel with first-class views. You can enjoy sweeping views of the Tasman Sea and the Pacific Ocean as you ascend the Waitakere Ranges.
Follow your guide onwards to Rotorua for three nights, where you have the opportunity to experience its finest attractions, the geothermal region of Te Puia, to learn about the Maori culture, Rainbow Springs, and the Agrodome, with its famous sheep show. A self-guided tour will immerse you in the world of Tolkien at Hobbiton before you transfer to Wellington for one night to embark on an epic Lord of the Rings tour, where you will visit the filming locations of the legendary trilogy, including Helms Deep & Minas Tirith.
You will transfer to the world-famous city of Sydney, Australia for your final country destination for four nights. You can scale Sydney Harbour Bridge, hike the enchanting Blue Mountains that edge the city, and enjoy a private surfing lesson at the famous Bondi Beach. There is never a shortage of activities in this city that offers possibilities to a broad spectrum of interests. Next, you will head to Cairns for four nights to discover the gateway to Northern Australia and the Great Barrier Reef. You will learn about the rich history of the aboriginal people from local guides, as you engage in an Aboriginal art experience to learning the secrets of age-old hunting techniques. You will spend the following days in leisure, snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef or venturing deep into the rainforest. As your luxurious South Pacific tour comes to an end, you can't help but begin planning your return visit to this breathtaking land.
$5,581 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.
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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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