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17 day - North to South Island Tour (All inclusive) provided by Kiwi Experience

17 day - North to South Island Tour (All inclusive)

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Overview
Tour includes: Accommodation x17 nights. Breakfast x17 Dinner x2 Activities include; Waitomo Glowworms Caves tour, Te Puia entry ticket, Tamaki Maori Village overnight experience, Spa thermal park reserve, Te Papa museum, Winery Tour (FROMM), Lake Tekapo Dark Sky reserve observatory, Queenstown Skyline and buffet dinner, Lots of hiking. From the secluded beaches and volcanic craters of the north to the glaciers, mountains and fjords in the south, this is our most immersive experience possible. Adventure activities aplenty throughout the trip, with accommodation and some activities included, our all-inclusive tours are hassle-free, authentic experiences for those short on time. From Auckland to Christchurch and everything in between, this tour has New Zealand covered.
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
39 stops
Day 1
Auckland to Hot Water Beach
Day 2
Hot Water Beach to Waitomo
Day 3
Waitomo to Rotorua
Day 4
Rotorua Free Day
Day 5
Tamaki Maori Village to Taupo
Day 6
Taupo free day
Day 7
Taupo to Wellington
Day 8
Wellington to Kaikoura
Day 9
Kaikoura to Christchurch
Day 10
Christchurch to Lake Tekapo
Day 11
Tekapo to Wanaka via Mount Cook
Day 12
Wanaka to Queenstown
Day 13
Queenstown free day
Day 14
Queenstown free day
Day 15
Queenstown to Franz Josef
Day 16
Franz Josef free day
Day 17
Franz Josef to Christchurch
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Important Information
Departure Point
TMACS Backpackers, 118-122 Nelson Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Duration
17 days
Return Details
12 Hereford Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
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  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
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  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
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  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation (17 nights)
  • Private transportation
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Te Puia
  • Entry/Admission - Tamaki Maori Village
  • Entry/Admission - Wellington
  • Entry/Admission - FROMM Winery
  • Entry/Admission - Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Mahinapua
Exclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Cathedral Cove Kayak Tours
  • Entry/Admission - Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Entry/Admission - Kaitiaki Adventures
  • Entry/Admission - Skydive Taupo
  • Entry/Admission - Tongariro Alpine Crossing
  • Entry/Admission - AJ Hackett Bungy - Queenstown Bungy Centre
  • Entry/Admission - Shotover Jet Queenstown
  • Entry/Admission - Franz Josef Glacier
  • Entry/Admission - Skydive Franz
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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By: Kiwi Experience
Dimitrisas100
Dimitrisas100
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This was very difficult for me , i had very stress because of them. I felt that it was my fault and they didn't help me.
I booked tickets from kiwi to return to my country because of covid. I went to airport and the airline told me that
craigjamesuk
craigjamesuk
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Highly recommend
Just awesome. Thanks Kiwi Experience. could not think of a better way to travel round new zealand south island with
bartendingandflair
bartendingandflair
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please don't!
they don't give the chance, to the customers, to decide how to spend their own money. The bus drivers are so insist
Hynd8693
Hynd8693
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Disappointing customer service
I booked this tour a while ago, obviously given the coronavirus outbreak this tour was cancelled, however first of
Edtkd
Edtkd
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Avoid if a bit older
This bus does what the youngens like I think, but I was travelling with my wife and this was by far the biggest mis
Olivia P
Olivia P
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Fab Trip!
Myself and my friend (both 23 years old) travelled New Zealand via the Kiwi Experience at the beginning of 2020. We
Nann9196
Nann9196
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Bookings automatically removed even though we did as our driver advised - no help from kiwi experience
We are travelling with kiwi experience but were held up in Taupo for an extra night because the Tongariro crossing
TrishaJL
TrishaJL
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Amazing for solo travel and tonnes of awesome activities
I started with Dave in Christchurch and it was a bit rocky because I was at an alternative stop and the bus was lat
Lauvedoha
Lauvedoha
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Amazing vacations
No stress, no headache to find a room, relaxing in the bus, excellent driver and guide, very good condition buses
Joshs1998trip
Joshs1998trip
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BEST MONTH OF MY LIFE
I’ve never so in love with a country right away then I have with New Zealand and this is in big part thanks to Kiwi
sambL7635EV
sambL7635EV
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Driver Jason is the Man!!
Kia Ora, My time on the Kiwi Experience has been unbelievably amazing, with today being our penultimate day as we
Fijivisit
Fijivisit
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Fantastic service
I want to share how happy our group was with Kiwi Experience. We had a tour group of two buses with families and ad
harrygE1314WN
harrygE1314WN
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10/10 Kiwi Experience!
The Kiwi experience was amazing, we had Guy as our driver and we could not have got a better guide. Every trip he r
Denise D
Denise D
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Intercity bus travel
What a great trip excellent bus driver commentary and helpful advice. Super comfortable and wonderful way to see th
NikkiB1949
NikkiB1949
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No single word can sum up how great this trip has been!
I flew up from Queenstown to Auckland to jump on the kiwi experience not knowing it was going to be the trip of a l
Key Details
  • Hot Water Beach, Cathedral Cove Walk, and 37 more
  • Duration: 17 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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