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Kiwiana Panorama

(Auckland to Queenstown Summer)

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236 reviews
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The one that takes you from scenery to spa to skydiving for the ultimate 2-week adrenaline rush

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  • Duration

    14 days

  • Places

    15 places

  • Meals

    13 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners

  • Transport Style

    Coach

  • Group Size

    Average 45 people

  • Team

    Expert Trip Manager, Driver and Local Guides

Auckland, Rotorua, Lake Taupo, Mount Ruapehu, Wellington, Christchurch, Franz Josef Glacier, Queenstown, Huka Falls, Picton, Kaikoura, Arthurs Pass, Hokitika, Haast Pass, Wanaka

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    Everything has been sorted for you. Cool, convenient accom, smooth transport from place to place - plus a bunch of meals and travel experiences all locked in.

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    Your Trip Host has designed every trip to be packed with incredible, local experiences, made even more amazing as you share it with other incredible 18-35 year old travelers.

About this trip

Ready for the ultimate 2 week adrenaline rush? Eat with the Māori in Rotorua, hike up an active volcano, cruise on Lake Taupo and head to the adventure capital of the world, Queenstown. Ever tried bungy jumping, sky diving, canyon swinging? Now's your chance.

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  • Only $99 deposit to book*

    For a limited time, reserve your space now with a deposit of only $99, pay the rest 45 days before departure

  • Pay over time, interest free

    Can't pay in full? We've got you covered with our Part Pay Program

  • No booking fee, no change fees

    Change your travel dates or even your trip for free

  • Financing available with UpLift

    Book now, pay later when you're eligible for Uplift

Trip Variation

Customize the itinerary of your trip depending on yours preferences

  • Auckland to Queenstown Winter

    Option 1

    This trip version is two days shorter and will take you from Auckland to Queenstown in winter

  • Auckland to Queenstown Summer

    Option 2

    This trip version is two days shorter and will take you from Auckland to Queenstown in summer

  • Queenstown to Auckland Winter

    Option 3

    This trip version is two days shorter and will take you from Queenstown to Auckland in winter

  • Queenstown to Auckland Summer

    Option 4

    This trip version is two days shorter and will take you from Queenstown to Auckland in summer

  • Auckland to Christchurch Summer

    Option 5

    This is the full version of the trip, starting in Auckland and finishing in Christchurch during summer

  • Auckland to Christchurch Winter

    Option 6

    This is the full version of the trip, starting in Auckland and finishing in Christchurch during winter

  • Christchurch to Auckland Summer

    Option 7

    This is the full version of the trip, starting in Christchurch and finishing in Auckland during summer

  • Christchurch to Auckland Winter

    Option 8

    This is the full version of the trip, starting in Christchurch and finishing in Auckland during winter

Map & Itinerary

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Nights spent per location

  1. Auckland

  2. 2 2 nights

    Rotorua

  3. via via

    Huka Falls

  4. 1 1 night

    Lake Taupo

  5. 1 1 night

    Mount Ruapehu

  6. 2 2 nights

    Wellington

  7. via via

    Picton

  8. via via

    Kaikoura

  9. 1 1 night

    Christchurch

  10. via via

    Arthurs Pass

  11. via via

    Hokitika

  12. 2 2 nights

    Franz Josef Glacier

  13. via via

    Haast Pass

  14. via via

    Wanaka

  15. 4 4 nights

    Queenstown

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Where You'll Stay

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  • 13 nights

    All accommodation is included on this trip

    6 nights in Hotel, 1 night in Contiki Special Stay, 6 nights in Lodge

    Throughout your trip you’ll be getting your beauty sleep in cosy, warm beds in multi-share rooms, plus the chance to stay in funky sleeping pods that can be completely enclosed for sleeping and chilling out. Your accommodation will always be located in the heart of the action, with communal areas for you and your new best friends to relax and socialise.

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