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Introduction to New Zealand - Luxury New Zealand Tours (8 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Taupo, New Zealand To Queenstown, New Zealand

Valid for Departures Now Through: 17 Apr 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Taupo, New Zealand
Huka Lodge None

INTRODUCTION TO NEW ZEALAND: Taupo & Rotorua, Hawke's Bay, Queenstown & Milford Sound

An exclusive private tour of New Zealand for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Private arrival assistance in Auckland to domestic terminal for flight to Rotorua. Tour Rotorua en route

Geothermal areas, Maori culture, sheep show

Private arrival transfer to lodge in Taupo

Accommodation in Taupo at luxury lodge

Day 2
Taupo, New Zealand
Huka Lodge Breakfast

Half-day private cruise on Lake Taupo

Beautiful landscapes, option for trout fishing

Day 3
Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers Breakfast

Private transfer to Hawke’s Bay, with touring in Napier en route

Seaside town, Art Deco architecture

Accommodation in Hawke’s Bay at ultra-luxury lodge

Day 4
Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers Breakfast

Full-day private tour

Vineyards, artisanal food shops, cultural sites

Day 5
Queenstown, New Zealand
Blanket Bay Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Queenstown. Private arrival transfer to Glenorchy

Private touring of Queenstown and Arrowtown en route

Historic gold mining town, wine country

Accommodation in Glenorchy at ultra-luxury lodge: Blanket Bay or Matakauri Lodge

Day 6
Queenstown, New Zealand
Milford Sound, New Zealand
Blanket Bay Breakfast

Private helicopter flight over Southern Alps to Milford Sound, including glacier landing

Day 7
Queenstown, New Zealand
Blanket Bay Breakfast

Morning Dart River jet boat safari to Mount Aspiring National Park

Day 8
Queenstown, New Zealand
None Breakfast

Private transfer to Queenstown airport

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INTRODUCTION TO NEW ZEALAND: Taupo & Rotorua, Hawke's Bay, Queenstown & Milford Sound


An exclusive private tour of New Zealand for the most discerning luxury traveler.


This private luxury tour of New Zealand features private touring, luxury lodges and an ideal mix of the country's most beautiful landscapes, including the volcanic regions, lakes, forests, vineyards and coast of the North Island, and the dramatic peaks, valleys and fjords of the Southern Alps and Milford Sound on the South Island.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
Travel Advisor:  Isla Steinberg