AUCKLAND

• Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Garden

• Viaduct (View Harbour Bridge)

• View Sky Tower

• Parnell Village

• Tamaki Drive

MATAMATA

• Hobbiton Movie Set Tour

ROTORUA

• Te Puia Thermal Reserve : Te Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley, Kiwi House and Maori Carving & Weaving School

• Maori Cultural show & Hangi Feast

WAITOMO

• Glowworm Cave

CHRISTCHURCH

• New Regent Street

• Cardboard Cathedral

GLACIER REGION

• Fox Glacier or Franz Josef Glacier lookout point

WANAKA

• Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea

• Thunder Creek Falls

QUEENSTOWN

• Kawarau Bridge-Bungy Lookout

• The Remarkable and Coronet Peak Mountain Ranges

• Lake Wakatipu

MACKENZIE BASIN

• Mount Cook Lookout Point

• Lake Tekapo

• Church of the Good Shepherd

• Mackenzie Dog Statue

• Lake Pukaki

ASHBURTON

• Farmer’s Corner Hand feed Alpacas

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Day 1SINGAPORE - AUCKLAND

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Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Auckland.

Meals On Board

Day 2AUCKLAND - ROTORUA

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Upon arrival, transfer to the geothermal region of Rotorua, known as the centre of Maori culture. Enjoy the dance, music and fascinating culture of the Maori people at atraditional Hangi feast.

Dinner (Hangi Feast Dinner)

Day 3ROTORUA - MATAMATA -ROTORUA

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After breakfast, proceed to Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see the natural wonderland of bubbling mud pools and roaring geysers, and marvel at the steaming hot springs in the Te Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley. Thereafter, visit Kiwi House to view live kiwi birds and learn more about the plight of the national icon. Next, visit the Māori Arts and Craft Institute. Watch the carvers and weavers as they carry out the traditions of their Māori ancestors. Continue to Matamata to experience the Hobbiton Movie Set Tour, where “The Lord of the Rings” was filmed. Discover the real Middle-earth on a very picturesque farmland and spectacular views across to the Kaimai Ranges. Thereafter, transfer back to Rotorua.

Breakfast

Day 4ROTORUA - WAITOMO -AUCKLAND

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Today, transfer to visit Waitomo Cave to discover the spectacular Glowworm Cave before venturing on a boat trip through the awe-inspiring Glowworm Grotto. Continue to Auckland including viewing of Michael JosephSavage Memorial Garden, the Viaduct, the Harbour Bridge, the Sky Tower, Parnell Village and Tamaki Drive. Thereafter, free at own leisure.

Breakfast / Lunch

Day 5AUCKLAND - CHRISTCHURCH – GLACIER REGION

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In the early morning, transfer to airport for domestic flight to Christchurch. Upon arrival, embark on a city tour which includes the viewing of the Transitional/Cardboard Cathedral and New Regent Street, an outdoorretail space made from colorful shipping containers. Next, proceed to Glacier region. Drive pass Canterbury Plains and make a photo stop at Arthur’s Pass. Tonight, check-in hotel in glacier region.

Breakfast (Packed breakfast) / Lunch / Dinner (Fish & Chip Dinner)

Day 6GLACIER REGION – WANAKA – QUEENSTOWN

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After breakfast, stop by Fox Glacier or Franz Josef Glacier lookout point to view the stunning glacier. Continue with scenic drive through Westland National Park to Wanaka. En route view the Thunder Creek Falls, one of the well-known waterfalls in the Haast River Valley. Amber along West Coast’s scenic route, where the Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea, is located side by side presenting an incomparable alpine panorama. Pass by Arrowtown, a small beautiful town with rich gold mining history to Queenstown, a town nestled by Lake Wakatipu. Upon arrival, enjoy picturesque views of The Remarkable and Coronet Peak Mountain Ranges. Note : The visit to Fox Glacier or Franz Josef Lookout Point is subject to weather conditions.

Breakfast / Dinner

Day 7QUEENSTOWN

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Spend the day free at own leisure to explore the beautiful resort town. Alternatively, you may join optional excursion such as Milford Sound, which is an UNESCO World Heritage Site, or try jet boating, horse riding or rafting and many more at your own expenses. * Recommended Optional Excursion : Milford Sound Tour.

Breakfast

Day 8QUEENSTOWN

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This morning, visit Arrowtown, a small beautiful town with rich gold mining history from Queenstown. Thereafter, make a short photo stop at the Kawarau Bridge Bungy, the World’s home of Bungy Jumping. Next, aboard The Vintage Steamship TSS ‘Earnslaw’ for a cruise across Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak High Country Farm. Will be having a gourmet barbecue lunch at the Colonel’s Homestead. Thereafter, enjoy watching sheep shearing demonstration or showmanship by the farm’s sheepdogs.Note: If the Vintage Steamship TSS ‘Earnslaw’ under goes annual maintenance (May & June) and will be travelling on a smaller motorised boat.

Breakfast / Lunch

Day 9QUEENSTOWN - LAKE TEKAPO

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After breakfast, transfer to Lake Tekapo and stop by Mrs Jones Fruit Orchard, where you can buy fresh or dried fruits. Continue to the Salmon Farm, whereby you will have the opportunity to feed salmon and taste fresh salmon sashimi at your own expense. Proceed to admire the spectacular view from New Zealand’s highest mountain - Mount Cook Lookout Point*. Next, proceed to Lake Pukaki and Lake Tekapo to see the Church of the Good Shepherd and the Mackenzie Sheep Dog Statue.NOTE: The visit to Mount Cook Lookout Point is subject to weather conditions. In the event that accommodation is unavailable in the Lake Tekapo Peppers Bluewater Resort, we will arrange a similar hotel class.

Breakfast / Dinner

Day 10LAKE TEKAPO - CHRISTCHURCH

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After breakfast, visit Farmers’ Corner where you can experience hand-feeding alpacas and see lavender in bloom* during summer (subject to weather conditions). Thereafter, embark on a city tour that includes the viewing of the Transitional/Cardboard Cathedral and stopping by New Regent Street. Thereafter, check into your hotel and enjoy your free time. If time permits, you can do some last-minute shopping.

Breakfast / Lunch

Day 11CHRISTCHURCH - SINGAPORE

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If time permits, you can do some last-minute shopping before the transfer to the airport for the flight home.

Meals On Board / Breakfast

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Day 1

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飞机餐

Day 2

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晚餐

Day 3

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早餐

Day 4

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早餐 / 午餐

Day 5

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早餐 (Pack Breakfast) / 午餐 / 晚餐

Day 6

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早餐 / 晚餐

Day 7

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早餐

Day 8

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早餐 / 午餐

Day 9

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早餐 / 晚餐

Day 10

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早餐 / 午餐

Day 11

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飞机餐 / 早餐

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*Note: Confirmed departure dates were highlighted in Green color .

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12/07/2024
01/08/2024
16/08/2024
25/09/2024
20/11/2024
29/11/2024
03/12/2024
18/12/2024
26/01/2025
21/03/2025

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12/07/2024
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01/08/2024
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16/08/2024
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25/09/2024
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20/11/2024
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29/11/2024
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03/12/2024
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18/12/2024
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26/01/2025
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21/03/2025
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More departure dates are coming soon

Visa

Immigration procedures require all tourists to possess a passport with minimum 6 months validity from the day of departure. Singapore passport holders do require a visa to New Zealand. For foreign passport, please ensure relevant visa is applied should you need one. It is necessary to bring along re-entry permit or air ticket to country of origin for passenger not holding Singapore passport. It is advisable to keep separately a photocopy of your travel document.

Weather

Spring ( Sep – Nov ): 10 – 20 °C / 春天 ( 九月–十一月 )

Summer ( Dec – Feb ): 15 – 25°C / 夏天 ( 十二月–二月 )

Autumn ( Mar – May ): 08 – 15°C / 秋天 ( 三月–五月 )

Winter ( Jun – Aug ): -1 – 10°C / 冬天 ( 六月–八月 )

We suggest you to update the weather through news or internet closer to departure.

我们建议您在出发之前再次从新闻或网络查询天气预报。

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Useful Info

Remarks:

1. In the event of local religious festivals, unforeseen circumstances and/or bad weather conditions, the sequence of the itinerary may be changed or altered. Alternative attractions will be substituted without prior notice and/or at short notice in order to ensure a smoother journey and tour.

2. All bookings will be subjected to terms and conditions as stipulated in this brochure.

3. Admission and entrance ticket will be included when specified.

4. Minimum group size of 16 passengers is required for a confirmed departure. Group size of 15 and below will solely be at the discretion of ASA Holidays and passengers need to accept the arrangement.

5. Tour is conducted in English.

6. All hotel ratings are based on local standards. In the event that accommodation in the stated hotel is unavailable, it will be replaced by another hotel of similar standards.

7. During major events, accommodation may not be in the city mentioned

8. ASA Holidays recommends you to buy travel insurance for your travel to ensure coverage.

9. All flights are subject to change without prior notice

10. In the event of discrepancies between English and Chinese itinerary, please refer to English version.

11. Room types are based on run of the house and allocated by respective hotels. ASA Holidays will not be responsible for the differences of the room allocated.

12. Participation of optional tours will be at passengers’ own choice and expenses.

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