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Queenstown, New Zealand

17th-24th October 2022

Queenstown, Milford Sound, Mt Cook

Queenstown, New Zealand

17th-22nd October 2022

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Overview

Experience the Best of New Zealand’s South Island from Queenstown!

Dates:
17th-24th October 2022
Duration
7 Nights
Tour Starts / Ends:
Queenstown, New Zealand
locations Visited:
Queenstown Mt Cook Milford Sound
Group Size
Max 8 people
Fitness level:
Moderate. This tour is an adventure tour/ hiking tour
Meals
7 x Breakfast, 1 x Lunch, 4 x Dinner
Included Transport:
Return International flights from BNE/SYD/MEL/ADL All tour transport, Hotel transfers
Team
Trip manager, local guides
Inclusions
All planned activities, return flights from AU or NZ, all listed activities, all transport, all listed meals

Double occupancy

Pricing and Options:

$5,699.00 Per Person (Twin Share)

Includes Flights!


Non-refundable deposit of $500 AUD,

Single supp is $1200 required at time of booking.

Payment plans are available.

Balance must be paid at least two month prior to trip.

Full comprehensive travel insurance is required to attend.

An Epic 7 Night Adventure on New Zealand’s South Island!

Queenstown, New Zealand. Part of the Otago region, is nestled against the spectacular Southern Alps on the shores of Lake Wakatipu on the South Island. Queenstown is well known for adventure sports. Bungy jumping from the Kawarau Gorge Suspension Bridge and jet boating on the Shotover and Dart rivers are both Thrilling opportunities. Explore the amazing wineries and vineyards and enjoy the amazing New Zealand cuisine!

In this 7 night women’s group tour, We stay in 5 star Lake side luxury while enjoying all that the Otago region has to offer. From a day of amazing Otago wine tasting and view points, gondola rides to thrilling adventure, This tour has it all.

Discover the Milford Sound. A magnificent fjord on New Zealand’s south-western coast. We fly from Queenstown, then enjoy the renowned Fjord cruise before returning to Queenstown.

You will be transported to a totally different world when we heli Hike on Mt Cook, New Zealand’s tallest peak. Take a boat cruise though Tasman lake to view massive icebergs. Hike some of the best trails through the most picturesque settings in the mountians.

Departing this October, Join us for this adventurous women’s only group trip to Queenstown, Milford sound and Mt cook, New Zealand. Be quick, This is a small group tour with a maximum of 8 women.

Escape with us on this luxurious 5-star all women’s trip this October.

To read our blog about Queenstown and the MIlford sound, Click Here

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrivals – Queenstown

Welcome to Queenstown!  Our driver will meet you at the airport and transport you to our luxury accommodation in the heart of Queenstown. The remaining afternoon is yours to relax.

Tonight, our group Welcome Dinner!

Hotel: The Sofitel

Included activities

Day 1: Arrivals, Queentown, New Zealand

After arrival to Queenstown, we transfer to our Luxury Hotel

Day 2

Queenstown – Food, wine and thrills

After breakfast, We start our Queenstown adventure with a regional food and wine tour.

Experience an indulgent and diverse full-day wine tour showcasing the very best sights and tastes from the Central Otago region.  Let your experienced Wine Guide lead you on a tasting journey through three contrasting wine sub-regions;  Gibbston, Cromwell and the Bannockburn basin, each with their own unique soil, terroir and climate.

Enjoy a guided tour through New Zealand’s largest wine cave. Enjoy tastings at two premium vineyards and a unique lunch at The Stoaker Room, where you will indulge in a gourmet lunch consisting of five dishes cooked in retired French Oak Pinot Noir wine barrels and perfectly matched with five wines.  Learn about the early pioneering history and how the wine region was formed through an array of fun facts and interesting stories from your knowledgeable wine guide.

Enjoy a visit to historic Arrowtown and panoramic photographic views from Queenstown Hill.

Later Today, Jet Boating on the Shotover River.

The remaining afternoon and evening is yours free to explore or relax.

Included activities

Food and wine Tour

Enjoy a full day of touring the Central Otago region and sample amazing wine

Amazing Lunch

Enjoy a 5 dish lunch with perfectly matched wine

Visit Historic Arrowtown

Enjoy free time and shopping

Shotover River Jet boating experience

Are you up for the thrill?

Day 3

Milford Sound

After an early brekkie, Today we head to the stunning Milford Sound.

Milford Sound, dubbed the “eighth wonder of the world” by Rudyard Kipling, was formed by glaciers throughout the ice ages.  The cliffs of the fiord rise steeply from the black waters, mountain peaks scratch the sky, and waterfalls plunge downhill from as high as 1000 metres.

Fly by helicopter from Queenstown and then hop aboard the Milford Sound cruise boat to view this incredible fjord from the water level.  After the cruise, we fly back to Queenstown by plane.

The afternoon and evening is free for your enjoyment.

Optional meet up later for dinner.

Included activities

Milford Sound Fly, Cruise Fly

Enjoy an amazing cruise through the Fijord

Day 4

Free Day

Today is your day!  Book a massage or explore Queenstown as you please.

We are available to suggest a tour or excursion and arrange this for you.

Included activities

Free Day

indulge in a massage or explore at your own pace!

Day 5

Queenstown – Mt Cook

Today we depart to Mt cook for a two night alpine experience.  Leaving early after breakfast we head North by luxury shuttle on a scenic 3 hour drive to Mt Cook Alpine Village, stopping at some amazing sights and a bite to eat en route.

This afternoon, our shuttle is available for the remainder of the day to take you hiking or around the village as you please.  Enjoy this afternoon and evening at your leisure.  Dinner is included at hotel.

Overnight at The Hermitage Hotel Mt Cook

Included activities

Mt Cook Alpine Village

a Weekend in the Mountians

Mt Cook Hiking Trails

Hooker Valley Hike

Stunning View Points

Day 6

Mt Cook

Today we embark on a full day of exciting mountain activities, starting with an out of this world Heli Hike on Tasman Glacier –

A heli hike on the Tasman Glacier in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park is typically reserved for expert mountaineers. The glacier is 27 kilometres long, 4 kilometres broad, and 600 metres (2,000 feet) thick, covering an area of 101 square kilometres, beginning at a height of 3,000 metres.

You’ll fly from Mount Cook airport across the stunning Tasman Glacier Lake and ice formations on the glacier’s lower reaches to a secure point 3000m above sea level.  Explore the unexpectedly undulating ice landscape in the shadow of the Southern Alps’ tallest peaks (Aoraki and Mount Tasman); prepared with glacier boots and crampons, get ready to be transported to another planet in the mountains for the next two hours.  On the way back, you’ll pass close to the spectacular 1,000-metre-high (3,200-foot) Hochstetter Icefall on Aoraki/Mt Cook’s eastern face.

After lunch we experience the Tasman Glacier from a totally different view point.  Enjoy a two hour boat cruise through Tasman Lake where you will wittiness massive icebergs floating in the water.

The remaining evening is yours free. Our shuttle is available for your transport within the village.

Dinner is included at the Hotel.

 

Included activities

Heli Hike Tasman Glacier

A hike with a big difference!

Tasman lake boat cruise

An unforgettable experience!

Day 7

Mt Cook – Queenstown

Today after a late breakfast, we embark on one last mountain hike.

Enjoy a light lunch in Mt cook before returning to Queenstown via Wanaka for free time and shopping.

Tonight en-route back to Queenstown, we stop by the famous Cardrona HOTEL for our farewell dinner.

 

 

 

Included activities

Morning Hike

More amazing view points!

Wanaka

Enjoy free time and shopping in beautiful Wanaka.

The famous Cardrona HOTEL

Enjoy our farewell dinner at this famous hotel!

Day 8

Departures

After Breakfast and check-out, our driver will take you back to the airport.

Included activities

Departures

Thanks for coming!

Inclusions


  • Fully escorted by a LWT hostess
  • Return economy class airfares to Queenstown from Australia or New Zealand
  • Private English-speaking local tour guides and drivers throughout
  • Airport meet-and-greet with private transfer to our luxury accommodation
  • 5 Nights luxury accommodation in Queenstown
  • 2 Night Luxury accommodation in Mt Cook
  • 24/7 tour leader support throughout the trip
  • 7x breakfast, 2x lunch, 4 x dinner
  • Wanaka stop with free time
  • Welcome / farewell dinner
  • Milford Sound Fly- Cruise- Fly Experience
  • Jet Boat ride
  • Arrowtown tour and free time
  • Queenstown and Otago region food and wine, city highlights day tour
  • Skyline Gondolas for Bobs Peak
  • 2 night Mt Cook alpine experience ( bring your winter woolies!)
  • Boat cruise Tasman Lake
  • Tasman Glacier Heli Hike experience
  • Hiking Mount Cook
  • High Quality Photos taken throughout the trip
  • Handmade local gift and USB of high-quality images from the trip
  • All activities, entrance fees and taxes listed in itinerary

Exclusion


  • Travel and medical insurance (required)
  • Alcohol (unless listed)
  • Additional snacks and meals
  • Souvenirs
  • Tips for tour guides and staff (at own discretion)

Accommodation

Queenstown, New Zealand

The Sofitel Queenstown City

5 Nights Luxury 5 star accommodation

Mt Cook Alpine Village

The Hermitage Hotel, Mt Cook

1 Nights Luxury 5 star accommodation

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