Potentially, the perfect New Zealand travel experience for everyone. Travelling to five different locations throughout the North and South Island this holiday will cater for everyone in the family. You will stay amongst the finest accommodation in the country that are both perfect for children and adults. Experience a vast range of activities from relaxing boat cruises to the more adventurous jet boating!
The Bay of Islands is made up of 144 islands which provide calm sailing, swimming and fishing waters. Apart from the on-water activities there are sandy, golden beaches, native forests and historical attractions.
Queenstown is famous for its spectacular alpine scenery. Its lakeside location provides a beautiful setting and is the playground for adventure! It offers a variety of activities, yet also presents a wonderful haven in which to relax.
Nelson is a region rich in diversity and well known for its very broad arts community. The Abel Tasman National Park is a 30 minute drive from Nelson and boasts golden sand beaches and sparkling blue skies.
Hawke’s Bay presents an eclectic mix of visual and sensual experiences. The region is New Zealand’s leading producer of red wines and has the greatest concentration of Art Deco architecture.
Taupo looks out across Lake Taupo toward the Central Plateau Mountain Range. The region is known for its naturally occurring hot-water-pools and the jaw-dropping Huka Falls on the Waikato River.
Dart River Wilderness Jet Boat Excursion, Queenstown, New Zealand
ARRIVE AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND
Fly AUCKLAND to BAY OF ISLANDS – Eagle’s Nest
Day 2 - 3
Fly BAY OF ISLANDS to QUEENSTOWN – Eichardt's Private Hotel
Day 5 - 6 - 7
Eichardt's Private Hotel
Fly QUEENSTOWN to NELSON - Eden House
Day 9 - 10
Fly NELSON to HAWKE'S BAY - The Farm at Cape Kidnappers
Day 12 - 13
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers
Private Vehicle Transfer HAWKE’S BAY to TAUPO – Huka Lodge
Fly TAUPO to AUCKLAND
Depart AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND
Eagles Nest, Bay of Islands
This multi-award winning retreat is set within a 75 acre estate atop its own private ridgeline offering spectacular views of the Bay of Islands. Designed and furnished in an eclectic international contemporary style, where gardens and lodgings blend into the natural topography and foliage. Eagles Nest is within easy walking distance of the historic town of Russell, the birth place of New Zealand.
Rahimoana: Sun God over the Ocean, Rahimoana features four private bedrooms accommodating a total of 8 people in pure luxury offering stunning 320 degree views of the Bay of Islands. This villa is perfect for a family and boasts open plan living, state of the art gymnasium, Jacuzzi, 25 metre heated infinity edged lap pool and a home cinema.
Eichardt's Private Hotel, Queenstown
Eichardt's Private Hotel is situated in the heart of Queenstown on the lakefront and is an impeccably restored heritage building. The hotel’s opulent interior is complete with open fires, antique furniture and stunning views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range. Guests can enjoy the nearby restaurants and bars in the evenings and during the day you’re just a stone’s throw from hikes, golfing on internationally renowned golf courses, jet boating and skiing.
Edenhouse is only a 45 minute drive from Nelson and is located at the top of the South Island in the beautiful Orinoco Valley. The 48 acre grounds include extensive landscaped gardens and a working cattle and sheep farm - great for the children! Built in 2003 by your hosts, Peter and Bobbie Martin, Edenhouse has been fitted and furnished to an exceptional standard under the discerning eye of Bobbie, an accomplished interior designer. Edenhouse provides an exclusive atmosphere with two luxurious suites in the main lodge, and the beautifully appointed and very private 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom garden cottage.
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, Hawke's Bay
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers is located on the North Island in the Hawke's Bay, one of New Zealand's most important and loveliest wine districts and favourite vacation spots. It has lived up to expectations as another iconic, 'not to be missed' experience.
The Owner’s Cottage: Unwind and enjoy 4 deluxe bedrooms with fireplaces, large bathrooms, walk-in closets, mini-bars and private balconies overlooking the magnificent Pacific Ocean in the Owners Cottage. Socialise in the large living room with a stone fireplace, generously-sized open-plan kitchen and dining area. Or enjoy privacy in 1 of the 2 smaller sitting rooms, each with fireplaces, TVs and comfortable seating. For added luxury during your stay, pamper yourself in the powder room or soak up the ambience in the outdoor Jacuzzi, on the stone terrace.
Huka Lodge, Taupo
It’s been consistently voted as one of the best luxury lodges in Australasia and this is where the Queen of England likes to rest her head when she's in the country. Huka Lodge is one of the longest standing luxury lodges in New Zealand and it shows. Their level of service and attention to detail is immaculate, and the lodge's position alongside the emerald green Waikato River is as peaceful as it is beautiful.
The Owner’s Cottage: The Owner’s Cottage at Huka Lodge offers the best of both worlds – a high level of privacy and independence as well all Huka Lodge guest amenities just five minutes away. Situated on an elevated and sunny promontory above the Waikato River, this luxurious four bedroom hideaway which is virtually completely hidden from view, enjoys stunning views downstream to the mighty Huka Falls.
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