Tour Code: FIT/3650

Scenic South Island With North Island Self Drive Tour

13 Nights / 14 Days
Self Drive Tour
Round The Year

Cities : Christchurch (1N),Lake Tekapo (1N),Mount Cook (1N),Queenstown (4N),Rotorua (2N),Paihia (2N),Auckland (2N)


Mount Cook, New Zealand
  • 20 Minute Alpine Vista in Snow Landing
Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Full Day Milford Sound Cruise
  • Gondola And 1 Luge Ride
  • Jet Boat Ride - 30 Minutes
Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Te Puia - Te Ra Day Pass Admission
  • Agrodome - Farm show & Farm Tour
  • Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour from the shire's rest
  • Polynesian Spa - Family Pools (Formerly known as Family Spa Public)
Paihia, New Zealand
  • Cape Reinga and Ninety Mile Beach Tour
Auckland, New Zealand
  • Sky Tower in Auckland


  • 13 Breakfast

Day wise travel itinerary

  • Day 1 :Arrive Christchurch

    Arrive at Christchurch airport pick your self-drive vehicle and proceed to hotel. With attractive Avon River, a Grand Anglican cathedral rises above the city center and beautiful manicured gardens and crisply cut lawns. One of the most English cities of New Zealand. Evening free ‘for leisure. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 2 :Christchurch - Lake Tekapo( 227 Km Approx 3 Hrs)

    After your breakfast depart to lake tekapo a small tiny town of south island. Tekapo Lake is second-huge of three roughly side by side lakes running north–south along with northern border of the Mackenzie and runs approx 27km length. Upon arrival depart to hotel. You can enjoy Twilight or stargazing tour at night on own. Overnight at hotel. 

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  • Day 3 :Lake Tekapo - 20 Min Helicopter Ride - - Mount Cook (286km Approx 3 H 30 Min)

    After having your breakfast drive through scenic road .Mount cook region is highest mountain of the country. Its height, as of 2014, is listed as 3,724 meters. One of the popular tourist destinations. On the way enjoy scenic helicopter flight with snow landing on glacier. Enjoy breathe taking views from there and experience this unforgettable moments of your tour. Evening free for leisure. Overnight at hotel.

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  • Day 4 :Mount Cook - Queenstown (199km Approx 2h 30min)

    After your breakfast head to proceed to heart of the South island, Queenstown city. Experience mesmerizing remarkable and wonderful scenery through your way. City which sets on the Shores of lofty Lake wakatipu and also known as base of exploring the region’s vineyards and historic famous towns. Evening free for leisure. Overnight at hotel

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  • Day 5 :Queenstown - Milford Sound Cruise (307 Kms 5 Hrs One Way)

    Early morning depart for Full day tour to Milford Sound. Follow the southern arm of majestic Lake Wakatipu to Lumsden, and towrads to Lake Te Anau. Enter the beautiful Eglinton Valley and continue your journey through the amazing man made Homer Tunnel to get to Milford Sound. Enjoy this breathe taking cruise on this world popular fiord, command by Mitre Peak and the cascading Bowen Falls. Return to Queenstown.

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  • Day 6 :Queenstown - Goldola Luge - Shotover Jet Boat

    After breakfasts proceed to today enjoy visit Skyline Gondola ride and one luge ride - The gondola ride takes you to Bob's Peak perched high above Queenstown.  From here get the breathtaking views over Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu and stunning Remarkable Mountains which spread you in a magical panorama. After that proceed for jet boat journey along the historic Kawarau and Shotover Rivers.  Jet’s trip takes you down an extensive section of the beautiful Kawarau River that is only accessible by jet boat! Evening free for leisure. Overnight at Queenstown.

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  • Day 7 :Queenstown

    After breakfast your day is free for so many popular activities like Bungee Jumping, Sky diving or you can opt for city tour on own. Overnight at hotel.

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  • Day 8 :Queenstown - Auckland
    After breakfast early morning depart for your flight to Auckland. Drop yourself drive vehicle at the airport. Upon arrival pick up yourself drive car and proceed to Auckland city .Auckland-City inspires it’s both inhabitants and its visitors along with staggering position mild climate and wealth of thing to see, do and experience. Overnight at hotel.

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  • Day 9 :Auckland - Hobitton - Rotorua
    After breakfast head to rotorua city via Hobbiton movie set and farm tour. Experience this wonderful attraction as this Set has famous location used for The Lord of the Rings film trilogy and The Hobbit film trilogy. Explore this middle earth with a visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set features Green Dragon Inn, Mill as well as many different structures created for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies can be seen how beautiful piece of Waikato farmland was remould into The Shire from Middle-earth. Reach rotorua “sulfur city “of the new Zealand. Overnight at rotorua.

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  • Day 10 :Rotorua (Thermal Reserves & Sheep Show)
    Morning depart  for  Rotorua Sightseeing  tour  visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mud pools and roaring geysers. After that proceed to Agro dome New Zealand which is basically farm show featuring sheep dog evidences, cow milking and an intro to the stars of country’s sheep industry. Later in evening enjoy at Polynesian spa to relax yourself. Overnight in Rotorua.

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  • Day 11 :rotorua - waitomo - paihia (557km approx 7 hrs)

    After having early breakfast depart to Paihia “Bay of island” via waitomo caves. Enroute take tour of the world popular Waitomo Glowworm Caves which includes below ground boat ride watching the so many glow worms on the cavern roof. Later proceed to bay of island. This beautiful Bay of Islands which is often referred to as ‘the birth place of the New Zealand nation  Highlights today are travelling along the Hibiscus Coast and the ever-changing semi-tropical landscape. Overnight at paihia.

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  • Day 12 :Bay Of Island - Cape Reinga & Ninety Mile Beach Tour
    After finishing your fresh breakfast depart for Cape Reinga and Ninety Mile beach tour. This tour will be on SIC Basis (Seat in Coach). Your journey is not complete with this place. Experience wild beauty and this huge untouched region that is rich in Maori culture and tradition. You will head to Cape Reinga, as per Maori legend this spot of departing spirits on their journey to the homeland – Hawaiki. On the way explore historical Puketi Kauri forest, approx a 20 minute boardwalk past 1000 year ancient tree as well as in native bush. Upon arrival at Cape Reinga stop at windswept tip of New Zealand and enjoy Pacific Ocean collide with the Tasman Sea.
    Later experience to try sand boarding down the massive sand dunes on boogie boards at Te Paki Stream, as this fun experience is perfect for everyone. Your drive vast and empty 90 Mile Beach will offer you striking contrasts to the busy and populated east coast. This adventurous day with opportunities to take photos or simply sit back and relax this unique part of New Zealand. 

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  • Day 13 :Paihia - Auckland

    After having your breakfast depart for Auckland city. . Auckland-City inspires it’s both inhabitants and its visitors along with staggering position mild climate and wealth of thing to see, do and experience. Later experience sky tower and enjoy stunning city view from there. Overnight at hotel.

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  • Day 14 :Auckland - Back Home

    After breakfast depart to airport for your flight to home. Drop your vehicle at the airport and back home with wonderful memories

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