Luxury holidays in New Zealand
New Zealand is a beautiful country with a diverse natural landscape of mountains and lakes, dormant volcanoes and vibrant cities. New Zealand is uncrowded and peaceful with breathtaking scenery just waiting to be explored either on an escorted tour or a self-drive. With Auckland and Wellington to discover on the North Island and Christchurch and Queenstown on the South Island, there are plenty of wonderful places to stay on luxury holidays to New Zealand. Fancy whale watching or hiking, wine tasting or skydiving? You can do all of that and more in New Zealand.
Where to book luxury New Zealand holidays
Kuoni has a wide range of holidays to New Zealand, from tours and self-drives to tailor made packages as luxurious as you can afford. Head to www.kuoni.co.uk and browse their list of New Zealand itineraries. One of the best tours is 'New Zealand in Style', which is a private 10 day tour staying in 4 or 5 star accommodation. The holiday includes time spent in Auckland and Christchurch before you get back to nature on visits to the Southern Alps and Milford Sound. Excluding the 15th December - 2nd January there are daily departures. Contact Kuoni for further details and prices.
Travel agent Audley knows all about luxurious holidays and has 10 itineraries to choose from at www.audleytravel.com. Audley also offers tailor made holidays. Their 'Luxury New Zealand' package is perfect for that 'once in a lifetime' holiday. It is a 14 day tour that includes stays in Auckland, Lake Taupo, Christchurch and Queenstown, with activities such as a wine tour, balloon flight and a helicopter ride over Fiordland National Park. It does however cost from £11,815 per person including flights. Audley's 'Hidden Delights' tour is a 19 day tour of both islands, which explores beautiful but less well-known destinations. It costs from £3,755 per person.
Luxurious and award-winning holidays to New Zealand
www.bridgeandwickers.co.uk pride themselves on authentic experiences to the countries they specialise in. Browse through their suggested itineraries or speak to one of their New Zealand experts who will tailor make your holiday.
Try their '21 Day Luxury and Lifestyle Self Drive' tour and you could stay in some of the best and most luxurious lodges New Zealand has to offer. The self drive tour takes you from Waiheke Island near Auckland, all the way to Queenstown. Luxury holidays to New Zealand with Bridge and Wickers start from £4885 per person in April to September and £6039 per person in October to March.