Grand Journey, Auckland to Christchurch Self-Drive

Includes Skyline Gondola Ride + 3 Luge Rides

21 nights from
pp twin share

This 22 day New Zealand self-drive holiday is one of our most popular self-drive tours, there’s no better way to explore New Zealand. Covering both islands, you will visit the beautiful Bay of Islands, geothermal Rotorua and the wine region of Hawke's Bay in the North. Exploring the South, you will see the whale-watching capital of Kaikoura, Mount Cook - New Zealand’s highest mountain as well as the spectacular fiords of Milford Sound.


  • 22 day self-drive holiday, Auckland to Christchurch
  • 22 days Car Hire in a Toyota Corolla Hatch Auto or similar
  • 1 Night at President Hotel Auckland
  • 2 Nights at Copthorne Hotel Bay of Islands
  • Half Day Hole in the Rock Cruise with Island Stopover
  • 1 Night at President Hotel Auckland
  • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour ex The Shires Rest
  • 2 Nights at Novotel Rotorua Lakeside
  • Skyline Gondola Ride Private Pool Entry to Polynesian Spa
  • 1 Night at Scenic Hotel Te Pania Hawke's Bay
  • 2 Nights at Ibis Hotel Wellingon
  • Ferry Journey from Wellington to Picton
  • 1 Night at Scenic Hotel Marlborough
  • 1 Night at Ramada Suites Christchurch
  • 2 Nights at Glenfern Villas Franz Josef
  • 2 Nights at Heartland Hotel Queenstown
  • Skyline Gondola Ride + 3 Luge Rides
  • 2 Nights at Distinction Luxmore Hotel Te Anau
  • Milford Sound Cruise with Lunch
  • 2 Nights at Quest Hotel Dunedin
  • Entry to Larnach Castle & Gardens
  • 1 Night at The Hermitage Mount Cook 
  • Lake Tekapo & The Church of the Good Shepherd
  • 1 Night at Ramada Suites Christchurch

Travel dates

01 May 2021 to 30 Sep 2021.  01 Oct 2021 to 31 Dec 2021  and 01 Jan 2022 to 31 Mar 2022, Seasonal surcharges apply.

  • You must book by 30-Sep-2021

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