Tailored Itinerary for Debra & Michael - Option two

21 February - 24 February 2024

Summary Itinerary

Included below is a brief itinerary, upon booking a far more detailed itinerary will be provided.

Day 0 – Tuesday 13th February 2024

0550 Arrive in Auckland (Own arrangements)

Transfer to the Hilton (Own arrangements) Once you’ve dropped off your luggage & had some breakfast get the ferry across to Waiheke Island. On arrival collect your e-bikes for your self guided 5 Bays ride where you can check out beaches, cafes, vineyards, art trails and more! Return the bikes at the end of your day & take the ferry back to Auckland.

Day 1 – Wednesday 21st February 2024

Take your flight from Auckland to Queenstown. Depart 2.40pm,  arrive into Queenstown 4.35pm  (Own arrangements)

Collect your hire car & head to your accommodation.

Enjoy the evening at your leisure.

Accommodation: The Spire Hotel Queenstown

Day 2 – Thursday 22nd February 2024

This morning check out of you accommodation & take the 15 minute drive to Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters for your Milford Sound Extended Heli flight (Trip duration 2.5 hours) 10am departure time.

When you return take the 1 hour drive over the Crown Range to Wanaka. Check in to your lake front accommodation. There are loads of stunning hiking options near Wanaka – Please see more information here

Accommodation: Marina Terrace Apartments

Day 3 – Friday 23rd February 2024

This morning is for climbing! Head out on the Wild Wire Lord of the Rungs Lower Climb. (Trip duration 2-3 hours) Departing 9am.

This afternoon wander down to Lake Land Wanaka & collect your kayaks. Enjoy exploring at your own pace, check out the famous Wanaka Tree or paddle over to Ruby Island if you wish, you could even pack a little picnic to enjoy on the island. (Duration 3 hours)

Day 4 – Saturday 24th February 2024 – Departure

This morning drive back over the Crown Range to Queenstown Airport, return your hire car & take your flight to Auckland. (Own arrangements)



Includes all accommodation as follows:

  • 1 night in a Spire Suite at the Spire Hotel, Queenstown
  • 2 nights in an apartment at Marina Terrace 

Accommodation Inclusions:

Spire Hotel – Daily A la Carte Breakfast, Non-alcoholic Mini Bar, $100 Dining Credit per stay (excludes beverage)*, One Nightly Pre-Dinner Wine, Beer or Sparkling Wine


Includes all activities as follows:

  • Milford Sound Heli Scenic Flight with kayaking in Milford Sound.
  • Wild Wire – Lord of the Rungs Climb (L1)
  • 3 hour kayak hire – Wanaka


USD $4,909* NZD$7,993

Price is based on 2 adults
•This quote is valid for 7 days from 21 November 2023 and subject to availability
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