Cliff & Paola Australia & New Zealand Honeymoon

5th January - 27th January 2025

Summary Itinerary

Included below is a brief itinerary, upon booking a far more detailed itinerary will be provided. *Please click on any bold text & this will take you through to further information*

Day 1 – Sunday 5th January 2025

0700 – Arrive into Sydney (Own arrangements) You will be transferred to your accommodation. Enjoy dinner at Bennelong followed by an unforgettable night at the Opera (Premium seats) – 2025 Shows yet to be announced..

 Accommodation: The Park Hyatt Sydney

Day 2 – Monday 6th January 2025

0930am – Highlights & Hidden Gems Sydney City Private Tour

Today collect your hire car & head inland to the Blue Mountains. (Approximately 1.5 hour drive)

This afternoon step behind the bar and get shaking in your very own Cocktail Masterclass. Learn how to stir, shake and strain your way to some delicious cocktails.

You’ll leave the masterclass with a sample pack of some of the ingredients used, so that you can recreate these concoctions at home.


Return to your room after dinner to discover rose petals and candles delicately scattered throughout your suite. A hot, freshly run, aromatic bath will be waiting for you, with a bottle of Louis Roederer Vintage Champagne or vintage rosé and chocolate dipped strawberries to accompany your relaxation.

Accommodation: Beach Club, Hamilton Island

Day 6 – Friday 10th January 2025

Enjoy this morning at your leisure & this afternoon you’ll visit the stunning Whitehaven Beach. 

Accommodation: qualia

Day 17 – Tuesday 21st January 2025

This morning drive to Rotorua airport & take your flight to Queenstown (via Auckland). On arrival collect your hire car & drive to your accommodation in the heart of this beautiful little city.

Tonight enjoy soaking in your own private hot tub at Onsen Hot Pools enjoying the view of the Shotover River.

Accommodation: Eichardt’s Private Hotel

Day 18 – Wednesday 22nd January 2025 

This morning is the spectacular Milford Sound Helicopter flight / cruise / return flight.

Enjoy this afternoon at your leisure.

Accommodation: Eichardt’s Private Hotel

Day 19 – Thursday 23rd January 2025 

Today is for Shotover River Rafting!

Accommodation: Eichardt’s Private Hotel

Day 20 – Friday 24th January 2025 

Today drive north (2.5 hours) to Mt Cook & take a self guided hike on the Hooker Track. On completion make your way to your accommodation at Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat (40 minute drive).

Accommodation: Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat

Day 21 – Saturday 25th January 2025

Today you’ll experience the incredible Heli Hike on Tasman Glacier! (40 minute drive to Mt Cook Airport)

Accommodation: Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat

Day 22 – Sunday 26th January 2025

Today make your way to your Christchurch (3.5 hours) & enjoy your final night in New Zealand at your beautiful accommodation.

Accommodation: Otahuna Lodge

Day 23 – Monday 27th January – Departure

Make your way to the airport for your departure flight.




Includes all accommodation as follows:

  • Two nights in a King Opera View at Park Hyatt Sydney
  • Two nights in a Luxury Bush Suite at Spicers Sangoma, Blue Mountains
  • Two nights in a Beach Club Room at Beach Club, Hamilton Island
  • One night in a Reef Suite at Reef Stays, Great Barrier Reef
  • Three nights in a Leeward Pavilion at qualia, Whitsundays
  • Two nights in the Hohi Suite at Hotel Britomart, Auckland
  • Two nights in an Ocean View Junior Suite at Kauri Cliffs
  • Two nights in a Lodge Room at Tree Tops Lodge & Estate
  • Three nights in a Lakefront Apartment One Bedroom at Eichardt’s Private Hotel
  • Two nights in Ashley Mackenzie Villa at Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat
  • One night in a Master Suite at Otahuna Lodge

Accommodation Inclusions:

  • Park Hyatt – Daily Breakfast & Chilled bottle of Taittinger on arrival 
  • Spicers Sangoma – Daily à la carte breakfast – Lunch on arrival then daily for multiple night stays – Chef selection dinner each evening – All beverages (cellar master wines and premium cocktails also available at an extra cost) – Full mini bar (replenished daily)
  • Beach Club – Full breakfast
  • Reef Stays – Breakfast, morning tea, lunch & dinner
  • qualia – Includes complimentary a la carte breakfast and dinner daily, use of a golf buggy for the duration of your stay 
  • Hotel Britomart – Full breakfast & bottle of Louis Roederer Brut Premier Champagne
  • Kauri Cliffs – Enjoy a 60 minute spa treatment each day, pre-dinner aperitif and canapes, gourmet dinner and full breakfast included
  • Tree Tops Lodge & Estate – Breakfast & dinner
  • Eichardt’s Private Hotel – Daily A la Carte Breakfast , $100 Dining Credit per stay (excludes beverage)*, One Nightly Pre-Dinner Wine or Beer
  • Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat – Breakfast & dinner
  • Otahuna Lodge – Breakfast & dinner


  • Night at the Opera
  • Sydney Highlights & Hidden Gems City Tour (Private)
  • Cocktail Master Class (Private or small group)
  • Romantic Bath at Spicers Sangoma
  • Rainforest Hiking Eco Tour (Private)
  • Whitehaven Beach excursion (Shared group to Whitehaven Beach)
  • Scuba Diving (Certified dive & additional dive at Reef Stays) (Shared)
  • x2 additional dives while at Reef Stays
  • Full day dive trip from Hamilton Island (Discovering at-least 2 different dive sites) (Shared)
  • 2 hour wellness experience at qualia (Private)
  • Helicopter Flight to Waiheke Island for lunch, return helicopter flight (Private)
  • Kiwi night walk (Private or small group)
  • Sailing in the Bay of Islands (Private)
  • Orakei Korako Geothermal Park (Self guided)
  • Huka Falls Jet Boat (Shared)
  • Onsen hot pools (Private)
  • Milford Helicopter Flight / Cruise / return flight (Shared)
  • Shotover River rafting (Shared)
  • Self guided hike on Hooker Valley Track, Mt Cook
  • Heli Hike on Tasman Glacier (Shared)



All airport transfers in the case of no hire car

Transfer to collect hire car from Sydney CBD

Transfers to & from heli-pad in Auckland


Full size SUV Sydney / Blue Mountains (Toyota Kluger or similar)

Full-Size SUV Rotorua (Hyundai Santa Fe or similar)

Full-Size SUV South Island (Hyundai Santa Fe or similar)


All domestic flights in Australia & New Zealand


NZD $107,339

€ 61,451*

Price is based on 2 adults
•This quote is valid for 7 days from 12 June 2024 and subject to availability
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