Spirit Of New Zealand

Visit : Christchurch, Greymouth, Fox Glacier, Queenstown, Te Anau, Rotorua and Auckland Enjoy 2 days in the shoppers paradise of Singapore

DAY 1 Fly to New Zealand via Singapore

Today, begin your 'Spirit of New Zealand' tour. Arrive at Changi Airport in Singapore. You have time to explore the fabulous airport and go duty free shopping. In the evening, board your overnight flight to Christchurch, New Zealand.

DAY 2 Welcome to New Zealand City tour of Christchurch International Antarctic Centre

Upon arrival in Christchurch, our local representative will be waiting at the airport to welcome you and to take you to Hotel. En route, we take you on a panoramic city tour of Christchurch - lovingly called the Garden City of New Zealand. See the famous Gothic-style University building, drive past the city's beautiful parks and gardens. We stop at the Cashmere Hills for breathtaking views of Christchurch and Southern Alps. We then proceed to the International Antarctic Centre - an opportunity to come closest to experiencing this continent. Experience the four seasons of Antarctica, unfold within a stunning 6- minute sound and light show. The Snow and Ice Experience is great fun for all ages.

Slide down an icy slope, shelter in the ice cave, brave the wind chill machine at -18 degrees Celsius, or get 'exchillrated' in the 'Antarctic Storm'. Complete with stunning lighting, authentic storm audio and 40 km/h winds, the Antarctic Storm blows every 30 minutes. Overnight at Hotel in Christchurch.,/

DAY 3 Onto Fox Glacier Via Greymouth

After breakfast, we drive to the Christchurch Railway station to board the Tranz Alpine train, rated as one of the world's great scenic railway journeys. Enjoy your scenic ride over the Canterbury plains and farmland, followed by the spectacular gorges and river valleys of the Waimakariri River. Your train then climbs into the Southern Alps before descending through lush beech rain forest to the West Coast town of Greymouth. On arrival in Greymouth we proceed by coach to Fox Glacier. On arrival, check in to your hotel. Near Fox Glacier is the beautiful Lake Matheson, icon of the West Coast with enchanting reflections of Mount Aoraki, Mount Cook and Mount Tasman, New Zealand's highest peaks.

Spend the evening enjoying the cool mountain air and beautiful scenery of the Fox Glacier region. Overnight at Hotel in Fox Glacier.

DAY 4 Onto Queenstown

After breakfast, we drive to the spectacular lakeside resort town of Queenstown. You will be spell bound by the sheer natural beauty of this Alpine resort town, famous for its lakes, fjords, water sports and of course, Bungee Jumping. Later in the evening check in to your hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Queenstown.

DAY 5 Visit Milford Sound Te Anau Glow Worm Caves

After breakfast, check out of hotel and we take you on a full-day trip to Milford Sound through the lush beech forests of Eglington Valley. We pass through the Homer Tunnel and arrive at Milford Sound. Enjoy the cruise (weather permitting) through the fjord land scenery of cascading waterfalls and lush green rain forest, clinging the mountains. The majestic presence of the magnificent Mitre Peak will leave you spellbound. With luck, you will see dolphins and penguins. Our scenic drive now takes you to the famous Glow Worm Caves. Take a boat ride on the underground river and visit the world-renowned Glow Worm Caves. As your boat glides through the darkness, thousands of tiny glowworms light up the cave to give you an unforgettable experience.

The delicate incandescence of thousands of tiny glowworms is a magical sight. We arrive in Te Anau and check into the hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Te Anau.

DAY 6 Day free in Queenstown

After breakfast, we check out from the hotel and we return to Queenstown. On an orientation tour of Queenstown, see the famous sights of the city. Visit Arrowtown where you can leisurely browse through the main street's shops for a wide range of high quality New Zealand made merchandise. The rest of the day is free to enjoy the activities of this beautiful town on your own. Queenstown's reputation as the adventure capital of the world is well earned. You can choose to join in or watch the massive selection of safe, breath-taking activities. For the adventure lovers, there's bungee jumping, lake cruises, Jet boating, white water rafting and more. For the fun lovers, there are fabulous restaurants, nightspots and excellent shopping centers. Overnight at Hotel in Queenstown.

DAY 7 Onto Rotorua Rainbow Springs and Farm Show, Te Puia Thermal Reserve

After breakfast, we proceed to the airport to take our flight to Rotorua. Our local representative will be waiting outside the airport to welcome you and to take you to your hotel. In Rotorua, enjoy a visit to Rainbow Springs and Farm Show. Learn about the different breeds of New Zealand sheep. Also watch a presentation on how sheep shearing is done. Later, we visit the Te Puia Thermal Reserve, world famous for the 'healing waters' of its thermal spas. Here the molten heat of the earth, surfaces in boiling mud pools and steaming geysers. We then proceed to a Maori Village.

Meet the wonderful and colourful Maori people and learn about the culture. See master craftsmen at work in the Arts and Crafts Institute. See the famous New Zealand wooden artifacts being carved. Overnight at Hotel in Rotorua.

DAY 8 Onto Auckland City tour of Auckland Visit the Sky Tower

After an American breakfast, we proceed to Auckland via the Mamaku Hills. You will love the port city of Auckland with colorful yachts decorating its harbour and huge shopping malls. On arrival, we take you on a city tour of Auckland. See the Harbour Bridge and the War Memorial Museum. We also take you to the top of Sky Tower for a breathtaking view of Auckland. Overnight at Hotel in Auckland.

DAY 9 Onto Singapore

After a buffet breakfast, the morning is free to relax. Later, we proceed to the airport for your flight to Singapore. Our local representative will be waiting outside the customs area to welcome you and to take you to your hotel. Enjoy dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel in Singapore.

DAY 10 Return home with wonderful memories

After a buffet breakfast, the morning is free for shopping. Later we check out and drive you to the airport for your flight back home. It's time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of Tour.