Arrive Auckland: Pick up Auckland airport and city orientation tour before settling into central city hotel. Welcome dinner tonight at Orbit restaurant, Sky Tower.
Croquet/bowls at Epsom/Remuera club. Free evening.
Auckland to Mt Maunganui via Hobbiton movie set tour, Matamata. Dinner included tonight.
Croquet/bowls at Mt Maunganui. Free evening.
Mt Maunganui to Rotorua. City orientation including Te Puia geothermal park. Afternoon: Croquet/bowls at Govt Gardens. Tonight an included Hangi and Concert at Tamaki Tours.
Rotorua to Napier via a short stop at Huka Falls and Lake Taupo. Afternoon wineries tour. Dinner included tonight.
Croquet/bowls at Heretaunga. Free evening.
Napier to Wellington (voted Trip Advisors 'coolest little capital in the world') via NZ Rugby Museum, Palmerston North. Dinner included tonight.
Croquet/bowls at Kelburn/Wellington Municipal club. Free evening.
Interisland ferry Wellington to Picton via majestic Marlborough Sounds.. Dinner included tonight.
Wineries tour today including lunch. Free evening.
Blenheim to Christchurch via whale watching in Kaikoura. Dinner included tonight.
Croquet/bowls at United club. Free evening.
Christchurch to Queenstown via Lake Tekapo, the church of the Good Shepherd and the home of bungy, Kawarau Bridge. Dinner included tonight.
Croquet/bowls at Wakatipu club. Free evening.
Morning tour to Arrowtown and an included Shotover Jetboat ride ! Free afternoon. Included final night dinner and gondola up to the Skyline restaurant, Bob's Peak.
Depart Queenstown to Auckland and home.