Explore Australia & New Zealand's diverse and delicious cuisine offerings. Taste wines in the beautiful Hunter Valley, indulge yourself with delectable dishes in the Hawke's Bay and uncover the famed wine and food region of Martinborough. Discover the gastronomic delights of the South Pacific with this 15 day Australia, New Zealand wine & food vacation.

To enquire about this or any other luxury New Zealand vacation get in touch with one of our NZ travel specialists.

All accommodation as follows:
•3 nights in a vintage room at Peppers Hunter Valley Guest House, Hunter Valley
•3 nights at The Lyall Hotel, Melbourne
•2 nights in the premium suite at Takatu Lodge, Matakana
•3 nights in a luxury Room at the Masters Lodge, Hawkes Bay
•3 nights in a luxury room at Peppers Martinborough Hotel, Martinborough

All activities as follows:
•Wine & food tour in the Hunter Valley
•Hot air ballooning over the Hunter Valley
•Helicopter wine tour in the Yarra Valley
•Exclusive wine buffs tour of the Yarra Valley
•Guided winery tour in Matakana
•Dinner with the winemaker at the Masters Lodge
•Biking the vineyards winery tour in the Hawkes Bay
•Guided food tour, Martinborough
•Wellington walking gourmet tour

All internal air transfers as follows:
•All domestic air travel in Australia and New Zealand

Executive hire car for 15 days (Ford Falcon or similar)
•View Vehicles: Ford Falcon

Kay and Luxury Adventures are fantastic... they made our trip to NZ exciting, fun, efficient, and easy and we had an amazing time thanks in large part to their efforts.

Summary Itinerary

Included below is a brief itinerary, upon booking a far more detailed itinerary will be provided including all timings, booking information, driving directions, maps, contact numbers, recommendations and more.

Day 1
Upon arrival in Sydney self drive to the Hunter Valley.
Accommodation: Peppers Hunter Valley Guest House, Hunter Valley

Day 2
Wine & food tour in the Hunter Valley.
Accommodation: Peppers Hunter Valley Guest House, Hunter Valley

Day 3
Hot air ballooning over the Hunter Valley.
Accommodation: Peppers Hunter Valley Guest House, Hunter Valley

Day 4
Check out of your accommodation and make your way to the Sydney domestic airport for your flight to Melbourne.
Accommodation: The Lyall Hotel, Melbourne

Day 5
Helicopter wine tour in the Yarra Valley.
Accommodation:The Lyall Hotel, Melbourne

Day 6
Exclusive wine buffs tour of the Yarra Valley.
Accommodation: The Lyall Hotel, Melbourne

Day 7
Check out of your accommodation and make your way to Melbourne airport for your flight to Auckland. Upon arrival in Auckland make your way to Matakana.
Accommodation: Matakana Country Lodge, Matakana

Day 8
Privately guided winery tour in Matakana.
Accommodation: Matakana Country Lodge, Matakana

Day 9
Check out of your accommodation and make your way to the Auckland airport for your flight to Napier. Upon arrival in Napier, make your way to the Masters Lodge.
Accommodation: Masters Lodge, Hawkes Bay

Day 10
On Yer Bike Winery Tour, Hawkes Bay
This evening enjoy dinner with the winemaker.
Accommodation: Masters Lodge, Hawkes Bay

Day 11
Spend the day at your leisure in the Hawkes Bay.
Accommodation: Masters Lodge, Hawkes Bay

Day 12
Check out of your accommodation and make your way to the Napier airport for your flight to Wellington. Upon arrival in Wellington, make your way to Peppers Martinborough Hotel.
Accommodation: Peppers Martinborough Hotel, Martinborough

Day 13
Privately guided food tour, Martinborough.
Accommodation: Peppers Martinborough Hotel

Day 14
Spend the day at your leisure in Martinborough.
Accommodation: Peppers Martinborough Hotel

Day 15
Check out of your accommodation and you make your way to Wellington for your walking gourmet tour. Upon completion of your tour make your way to Wellington airport in time for your flight to Auckland.

All of our luxury travel itineraries are tailor made. The packages on our site are example itineraries only. Please contact us for a quotation based upon your dates and specific requirements.

Indicative Price: NZ$12,500.00 per person

•Prices are Per Person based on 2 people
•All prices are quoted in NZ dollars and include tax

Standard inclusions for all Luxury Adventures Vacations/Holidays:

•Our knowledge, expertise and time in planning, preparing and booking your tailored itinerary
•We're located in Auckland and available via phone or email during your trip should you need to contact us
•Comprehensive and detailed day-by-day itinerary in pdf or document format
•Detailed contact information for accommodation, guides, airlines, activities etc.
•Forward checking and management of bookings to ensure smooth running of your itinerary
•All driving directions as required, along with maps for driving areas
•Additional recommendations for restaurants, activities, sightseeing and more
•We offer optional travel insurance via Cover-More, underwritten by Munich Re Group who have an S&P rating of A+

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