10D8N SOUTH ISLAND ESCORTED SELF DRIVE

Up to $800 OFF Per Couple
itinerary is not null

Sale period: by 30 September 2022
Travel period: Nov 24 Dec 10

fr. SGD 4588

Highlights

<<TRAVEL SAFE TRAVEL SMART INITIATIVES>>
- Smaller Group Size
- FREE Cancellation & Flexible Refund
- COVID-19 Protection Benefits 
- Safety & Hygiene Protocols


Min 10 to Go

Convoys Perks (Min 20pax): -

  • Fully escorted by a tour manager from Singapore, who will dispense expert travel advice and offer on-tour exigency support.
  • Exclusive welcome and get-together dinner.
  • Include suggested itinerary and route but different groups in the convoy can also explore at their own pace with daily accommodation at the same location.

 

Highlights Unique Experience:

  • International Antarctic Centre with 4D Extreme Theatre and Hagglund ride
  • Walter Peak Farm Experience 
  • Skyline Gondola Queenstown with Buffet Dinner


Package Inclusion:

  • Return economy airfare by Air New Zealand
  • 1 night accommodation in Methven
  • 1 night accommodation in Greymouth
  • 1 nights accommodation in Franz Josef Glacier
  • 3 nights accommodation in Queenstown
  • 1 night accommodation in Lake Tekapo
  • 1 night accommodation in Christchurch
  • Daily Breakfast
  • 9 days All-inclusive car rental (1.6-litre)
  • Enhanced COVID-19 Travel Insurance

 

Flight details:
1)  Special Departure : 24 NOV 2022
24-Nov NZ283  Singapore - Auckland     Dep: 0840hrs  Arr: 0935hrs (next day)
25-Nov NZ539  Auckland - Christchurch  Dep: 1200hrs Arr: 1325hrs

03-Dec  NZ526  Christchurch - Auckland  Dep: 0800hrs Arr: 0925hrs
03-Dec  NZ284  Auckland - Singapore     Dep: 1105hrs Arr: 1640hrs


2)  Special Departure : 10 DEC 2022
10-Dec NZ283  Singapore - Auckland     Dep: 0840hrs  Arr: 0935hrs (next day)
11-Dec NZ539  Auckland - Christchurch  Dep: 1200hrs Arr: 1325hrs
                 
19-Dec  NZ526  Christchurch - Auckland  Dep: 0800hrs Arr: 0925hrs
19-Dec  NZ284  Auckland - Singapore     Dep: 1105hrs Arr: 1640hrs        

    
Meals on board
Depart Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Christchurch.
Meals On Board
(Drive Time: 1.5 hrs)

Upon arrival, collect your car and proceed for International Antarctic Centre to gain insights to the awesome beauty of the Antarctic. Enjoy their latest attraction, 4D Extreme Theatre, and hop onto a Hagglund ride to experience a thrilling Antarctic adventure. Thereafter, drive to Methven. You may join activities such as fly fishing on Rakaia River, jet boating at Rakaia Gorge, hot air ballooning over Canterbury Plains and skiing on Mt Hutt. 
Breakfast
(Drive Time: 3.5 hrs)

Depart Methven over the Southern Alps to Greymouth. This afternoon visit the famous Pancake Rocks at Punakaiki.

Breakfast
(Drive Time: 3.5 hrs)

From Greymouth travel south along the Scenic West Coast.  Maybe take a stop at Hokitika to see greenstone carvers and glass blowers at work. Continue through the former gold mining townships of Ross and Harihari. It is a short journey from here to the glacier region of Franz Josef.
Breakfast
(Drive Time: 5 hrs)

Depart the Glacier Region and travel down the West Coast past spectacular mountain ranges, native forests and lakes to the Haast Pass, gateway to World Heritage Westland National Park. Travel into the Makarora Valley past Lake Hawea and Wanaka to the Kawarau Gorge.  Follow its shores to the resort town of Queenstown.
Breakfast / Dinner
This morning, embark for Walter Peak High Country Farm Excursion. Board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw for a cruise across Lake Wakitpu, disembarking at Walter Peak High Country Farm for tea or coffee and home made baking. Highlights of the farming experience are watching the farm demonstrator shear sheep, and sheep dogs working stock. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Dinner at Stratosfare Restaurant Take a cable car ride to the summit of Bob’s Peak. The best views are found here spread out in a 220 degree panorama. Enjoy a Taste of New Zealand buffet dinner at one of Queenstown's most spectacular locations.
Breakfast
Today free day at leisure. You may join an optional tour to the ruggedly beautiful Milford Sound, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, or try horseback riding and whitewater rafting at your own expense. Alternatively, free time to explore the endless optional attractions available. Queenstown offers bungy jumping, jetboating, white water rafting, gondola rides and much more.
Breakfast
(Drive time : 3hrs)

Depart Queenstown and travel through the rugged and beautiful landscape of the Central Otago Region. Follow the winding road of the Kawarau Gorge to Cromwell. Cross the Lindis Pass into the Mackenzie Country, Continue along the shores of Lake Pukaki heading north where you can stop for a photo of Mt Cook and onto Lake Tekapo.
Breakfast
(Drive Time: 3 hrs)

Follow SH79 from Lake Tekapo for a day of lovely road-side scenery. Drive over golden tussock land, winding rivers and the impressive Canterbury Plains before arriving in the Garden City of Christchurch.
Breakfast/ Meals on Board
If time permits, you can do some last-minute shopping. Return your rental vehicle to Christchurch Airport and check in for your departure flight home.
 
NOTE: Prices exclude airport taxes & surcharges. All hotel & seats reservations are subject to availability. Any increase in room rates arising from the events and conventions shall be borne by customers.