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8D6N SOUTH ISLAND NEW ZEALAND ALPINE BEAUTY

8D6N SOUTH ISLAND NEW ZEALAND ALPINE BEAUTY
  • 8 days
  • Group Tour
  • Nov 2018 - Mar 2019
  • SGD 3488

TripZilla NZ08B

150 South Bridge Road, #01-12 Fook Hai Building, Singapore 058727

Highlights
8D6N SOUTH ISLAND NEW ZEALAND ALPINE BEAUTY
TOUR CODE: NZ08B

Sales period: Jul 2018 - Mar 2019 
Travel period: Oct 2018 - Mar 2019


CHRISTCHURCH
  • Transitional Cardboard Cathedral
  • Cashmere Hills
  • International Antarctic Centre with 4D Extreme Theatre, Hagglund ride and Penguin Encounter with champagne breakfast
 
PUNAKAIKI
  • Pancake Rocks
 
HOKITIKA
  • Glassblowing studio
  • Greenstone centre
 
WESTLAND TAI POUTINI NATIONAL PARK
  • Fox Glacier
 
WANAKA
  • Lakes Wanaka and Hawea
 
QUEENSTOWN
  • Cromwell fruit orchard
  • Goldfields Mining Centre
  • Kawarau River
  • Arrowtown
 
MT COOK NATIONAL PARK
  • Tekapo Springs
  • Lake Tekapo
  • Church of the Good Shepherd
  • Farmers Corner

ITINERARY
Day 1 Singapore – Christchurch
(Meals On Board)
Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Christchurch.

Day 2 Christchurch – Greymouth
(Meals On Board/Buffet Dinner)
Upon arrival, embark on a city tour of Christchurch and drive past Transitional Cardboard Cathedral. Head to the famous Cashmere Hills for fine views of Christchurch, which is also known as the most English city outside England. Thereafter, go on a scenic ride through Canterbury Plains and Arthur’s Pass to Greymouth, the largest town on New Zealand’s West Coast.
Note Depending on circumstances, overnight accommodation may be in Hokitika, and dinner will be western style instead.

Day 3 Greymouth – Punakaiki – Hokitika – Fox Glacier
(Breakfast/Western Dinner)
This morning, visit the magnificent marine reserve at Punakaiki, best known for its unusual Pancake Rocks which resemble giant grey pancakes. Travel to Hokitika to view glassblowing studio and visit greenstone centre, where you will be able to shop for beautiful ornaments. Continue along the coast of Tasman Sea and marvel at the scenic views as you head towards Westland Tai Poutini National Park to see the famous Fox Glacier.
Note Depending on circumstances, overnight accommodation may be in Franz Josef and visit to Fox Glacier may be replaced with visit to Franz Josef Glacier.

Day 4 Fox Glacier – Wanaka – Queenstown
(Breakfast/Abalone & Lobster Chinese Seafood Dinner)
Travel through Haast Pass towards Queenstown. Formed by massive glaciers over 10,000 years ago, Lakes Wanaka and Hawea lay side by side, presenting an incomparable alpine panorama. Stop over at a fruit orchard in Cromwell to shop for local fruits. Next, visit Goldfields Mining Centre for a fascinating insight into the country’s gold mining heritage. Thereafter, stop along the banks of Kawarau River, where you may go for an optional jetboating adventure at your own expense. Continue to Queenstown, a town nestled by Lake Wakatipu. This evening, indulge in an abalone and lobster Chinese seafood dinner before you check in to your hotel for your overnight stay.
Note Depending on circumstances, overnight accommodation may be outside of Queenstown.

Day 5 Queenstown
(Breakfast)
Spend the 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.
Note Depending on circumstances, overnight accommodation may be outside of Queenstown.

Day 6 Queenstown – Arrowtown – Mt Cook National Park – Lake Tekapo
(Breakfast/Buffet Dinner)
Arrowtown is surrounded by The Remarkables mountain range, making it a perfect stop to enjoy the view and explore this beautiful town. Proceed to Mt Cook National Park region. En route, stop by Mt Cook Lookout at Lake Pukaiki, where Mt Cook, New Zealand’s highest mountain, stands. If weather permits, take an optional helicopter ride up to Tasman Glacier at your own expense.
Note  Depending on circumstances, overnight accommodation may be outside of Lake Tekapo region.

Day 7 Lake Tekapo – Christchurch
(Breakfast/Thai Dinner)
After breakfast, visit Church of the Good Shepherd by the edge of the lovely Lake Tekapo and enjoy a scenic ride through Mackenzie Country and Burke’s Pass. Stop at Farmers Corner, where you can shop for New Zealand premium products and souvenirs. You will also visit Alpaca Farm, located at Farmers Corner, to interact with cute alpacas. Upon arrival in Christchurch, visit 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.

Day 8 Christchurch – Singapore
(Penguin Encountern Champagne Breakfast/Meals On Board)
This morning, enjoy a visit to penguin Encounter, indulge in an exclusive champagne breakfast and get to know interesting facts about the little blue penguins through an informative talk. Savour the memorable moment as you enjoy breakfast and be captivated and entertained by the little blue penguins swimming in the massive aquarium at the same time. If time permits, you can do some last-minute shopping before you transfer to the airport for your flight home.



Revisions, if any, in itinerary are subject to the Company’s Terms and Conditions, a copy of which is available at www.ChanBrothers.com/PackageTourTnCs.
In particular, the Customer is requested to note the following:
  • Itinerary may be subject to change due to circumstances beyond the Company’s control.
  • Accommodation in designated cities is subject to room availability.
  • Sequence of itinerary may be subject to change.
  • Different tour groups may be merged.
  • Proposed changes, if any, that are not accepted will be subject to the refund provisions set out in the Terms and Conditions.