Enjoy the freedom to explore New Zealand, stopping when and where you want. The following itinerary has been put together as a guide to one of the many possibilities. Please call one of our consultants to help tailor make your motorhome adventure.
Best of New Zealand By Motorhome includes:
- Motorhome or Campervan Hire
- Interislander Ferry
Day 1 - Auckland - Rotorua
Collect your chosen Motorhome or Campervan and head to Rotorua,known for bubbling mud pools, shooting geysers and natural hot springs, as well as showcasing fascinating Māori culture.
Day 2 - Rotorua-Taupo
After spending the morning exploring the geo thermal delights of Rotorua, take the short drive to neighbouring Taupo
Day 3 - Taupo - Tongariro
Spend the morning in Taupo, ensure to visit the might Huka Falls before journeying nwards to Tongariro National Park today.
Day 4 - Tongariro
Enjoy a full day exploring this stunning region. Perhaps hike a section of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, or take in one of the shorter, but equally rewarding waterfall trails.
Day 5 - Tongariro - Wellington
Continue to "the coolest little capital in the world". Perhaps ride the funicular cable car, or induldge in the gourmet produce of Hannahs Laneway.
Day 6 - Wellington - Nelson
Catch the scenic Interisland Ferry through the Marlborough Sounds from Wellington to Picton, continue to Nelson, a gateway to the Abel Tasman National Park
Day 7 - Nelson
A full day of leisure to explore Nelson and the nearby Abel Tasman National Park.
Day 8 - Nelson - Punakaiki
Continue Southwards to Punakaiki, where you can gaze in wonder at the pancake rocks and blowholes, where columns of water shoot skyward from rocks that resemble giant stacks of hotcakes.
Day 9 - Punakaiki - Fox Glacier
While glaciers around the world are retreating, the Fox and Franz Josef glaciers still flow almost to sea level. The temperate climate at this low altitude means these glaciers are among the most convenient to visit in the world.
Day 10 - Fox Glacier
Enjoy a full day to explore the glacier at your own pace. Ask your consultant for details regarding a once in a lifetime helicopter experience.
Day 11 - Fox Glacier - Queenstown
Queenstown sits on the shore of crystal-clear Lake Wakatipu among dramatic alpine ranges and is a wonderful hub for this beautiful region.
Day 12 - Queenstown
Spend a full day at leisue exploring Queenstown and it's locale. Perhaps take a day tour to Milford Sound or partake in one of the many adrenaline activities in the area
Day 13 - Queenstown - Lake Tekapo
Picturesque by day and dazzling by night, Lake Tekapo is part of a UNESCO Dark Sky Reserve, making it the perfect spot for stargazing.
Day 14 - Lake Tekapo - Christchurch
Drive the last stretch of this fantiastic adventure to Christchurch, where your journey ends.
Sunshine Bay Queenstown
Alternative Holidays That May Interest You
Below you will find a small selection of 2023, 2024 holidays that may interest you. Remember, we tailor-make each holiday to your exact needs, so please call us on 0800 270 0069 and let one of our Holiday experts design the perfect trip for you