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SELF DRIVE INDEPENDENT PACKAGES / New Zealand New Zealand / SELF DRIVE INDEPENDENT PACKAGES 10 Day Bay of Plenty and Hawke's Bay 10 Day Kaikoura, Marlborough and Abel Tasman 20 Day New Zealand Luxury Retreats 10 Day New Zealand Southern Circle Kauri Cliffs, Northland | Gary Lisbon New Zealand is known for luxury retreats. Retreats are usually located outside of the bright city lights where you can immerse yourself in the serenity of the locations and experience some of the many included activities. White Island, Bay of Plenty | White Island Tours Explore this popular driving route and combine traditional highlights with many other unique attractions. This package is packed with cultural experiences and geothermal wonders. Only ten minutes from Tairua, an underground river of hot water flows under the sand, reaching the ocean at Hot Water Beach. Highlights (included): • Te Puia Thermal Reserve • Rainbow Springs • Mitai Māori cultural show On this itinerary there is opportunities to get up close with giant Sperm whales, sample sauvignon blancs and taste freshly steamed mussels. Also venture out in Abel Tasman National Park and at Franz Josef Glacier to see hidden gems only accessed by foot. Highlights (included): • Traditional Hangi feast • White Island full day tour • Napier Art Deco walking tour • Kaikoura whale watching cruise • Icons of Marlborough day tour • Green Mussel cruise • Nelson art and winery tour • Abel Tasman cruise and walk • Franz Josef Glacier valley walk Day 1: Auckland – Tairua, Coromandel Peninsula (2 hours) Day 2: Tairua – Tauranga (2.5 hours) Day 3: Tauranga – Rotorua (1 hours) Day 4: Rotorua sightseeing Day 5: Rotorua – Whakatane (1.5 hours) Day 6: White Island touring Day 7: Whakatane – Gisbourne (2.5 hours) Day 8: Gisbourne – Napier (2.5 hours) Day 9: Napier sighseeing Day 10: Napier – Wellington (4 hours) Day 1: Christchurch – Kaikoura (2.5 hours) Day 2: Kaikoura – Blenheim (1.5 hours) Day 3: Marlborough Sound Day 4: Blenheim – Nelson (2 hours) Day 5: Nelson touring Day 6: Abel Tasman National Park Day 7: Nelson – Punakaiki (3 hours) Day 8: Punakaiki – Franz Josef (3 hours) Day 9: Franz Josef Glacier Day 10: Franz Josef – Christchurch (5 hours) Package includes: 9 nights of hotel accommodation (3–4 star), 10 day mid- size car rental (conditions apply), Kruse GPS system including commentary, sightseeing and attractions as noted above. Package includes: 9 nights of hotel accommodation (3–4 star), 10 day mid- size car rental (conditions apply), Kruse GPS system including commentary, sightseeing and attractions as noted above. Pricing from. Pricing from. $1,999 $1,999 Highlights (included): • Franz Josef Glacier experience • Walter Peak cruise and dinner • Milford Sound scenic cruise • Dunedin guided city tour Package includes: 9 nights of hotel accommodation (3–4 star), 10 day mid- size car rental (conditions apply), Kruse GPS system including commentary, sightseeing and attractions as noted above. Pricing from. $1,899 Highlights (included): • Hawke's Bay wine tour • Franz Joseph helicopter tour Day 1: Auckland Day 2: Auckland – Kauri Cliffs (Northlands) (2 hours) Day 3: Bay of Islands Day 4: Kauri Cliffs – Solitaire Lodge (Rotorua) (6 hours) Day 5: Rotorua touring Day 6: Solitaire Lodge – Cape Kidnappers (Hawke's Bay) (3.5 hours) Day 7: Hawke's Bay Day 8: Hawke's Bay – Wellington (5.5 hours) Day 9: Wellington – Bay of Many Coves (Marlborough Sounds) (5 hours) Day 10: Bay of Many Coves Day 11: Bay of Many Coves – Split Apple Retreat (Motueka) (3.5 hours) Day 12: Abel Tasman National Park Day 13: Split Apple Retreat – Te Wanoui Rainforest Retreat (6.5 hours) Day 14: Franz Josef Glacier Day 15: Te Wanoui Rainforest Retreat – Matakauri Lodge (Queenstown) (5 hours) Day 16: Queenstown sightseeing Day 17: Matakauri Lodge – Fiordland Lodge (Te Anau) (2 hours) Day 18: Doubtful Sound Day 19: Fiordland Lodge – Christchurch (8 hours) Day 20:Christchurch Package includes: 19 nights of hotel accommodation (3–4 star), 20 day full- size car rental (conditions apply), ferry from Wellington to Picton, breakfast and dinner included at luxury lodges, sightseeing and attractions as noted above. Pricing from. KEY TO MAP By Road By Road By Road/Boat No. of nights stay No. of nights stay No. of nights stay No. of nights stay NEW ZEALAND 1 1 Tauranga Nelson 1 2 Whakatane 2 1 2 2 Bay of Islands 1 Auckland NEW ZEALAND Punakaiki Gisborne Napier Franz Josef 2 Rotorua 2 3 2 1 1 Marlborough Sound Blenheim 2 Hokitika NEW ZEALAND Franz Josef Kaikoura Christchurch Wanaka Milford Sound Te Anau Wellington $11,000 Abel Tasman Tairua Rotorua Kauri Cliffs KEY TO MAP By Road Auckland • Doubtful Sound cruise • Watertaxi to Bay of Many Coves Pricing is per person, double occupancy Pricing is per person, double occupancy KEY TO MAP KEY TO MAP The lower half of the South Island is breathtakingly beautiful. With towering peaks, vast open valleys, lofty waterfalls from steep green cliffs, glaciers and rugged coastlines, you will weave through stunning scenery and explore one of the most pristine natural destinations on earth. Combine this with cosy villages, four-season resorts, gourmet food, wineries and warm hospitality. Day 1: Christchurch – Hokitika (3 hours) Day 2: Hokitika – Franz Josef (2 hours) Day 3: Franz Josef – Wanaka (3.5 hours) Day 4: Wanaka – Queenstown (1 hour) Day 5: Queenstown Day 6: Queenstown – Te Anau (2 hours) Day 7: Milford Sound Day 8: Te Anau – Dunedin (3.5 hours) Day 9: Dunedin – Mt. Cook (4 hours) Day 10: Mt. Cook – Christchurch Pricing is per person, double occupancy Pricing is per person, double occupancy Milford Sound, Fiordland | Rob Suisted Kaikoura, Canterbury | Miles Holden 1 2 2 1 Christchurch 1 1 Abel Tasman Motueka 2 NEW ZEALAND Mt. Cook Queenstown 1 Franz Josef 2 1 2 1 Wellington Bay Of Many Coves Christchurch Dunedin Queenstown Te Anau 1 Hawke’s Bay 2 2 Gold Bottom Creek, Dawson City 80 ANDERSON VACATIONS www.andersonvacations.ca 81