AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND (19N /20D). (Departures from 23 Apr 2019)            
Starting From
₹ 410,000
(per person on twin sharing)

Australia & New Zealand offers some of the worlds most beautiful landscapes, stunning coastlines, intriguing flora and fauna, fascinating cultures and spectacular cities  

Highlights

  • A complete all-inclusive value for money tour with quality sightseeing and reduced travelling time.
  • Stay in conveniently located and comfortable hotels.
  • Daily Continental breakfast and Indian Vegetarian lunch included.
  • Daily Indian Vegetarian/Non-Vegetarian dinner included.
  • Visit Sea World- Australias best Marine Park.
  • Visit Warner Brothers Movie World.
  • Visit Kuranda – a World Heritage Rainforest.
  • Enjoy one way ride on Kuranda Skyrail rain forest cable car.
  • Enjoy one way Kuranda Scenic Rail.
  • Experience most spectacular underwater experience at Great Barrier Reef.
  • City tour of Melbourne- inside guided tour of world famous Melbourne Cricket Ground, Shrine of Remembrance.
  • Enjoy full day at Great Ocean Road Tour. See the stone monoliths of the Twelve Apostles.
  • Panoramic city tour of Sydney with  Bondi Beach.
  • Sydney Aquarium/ Wildlife Sydney/Madame tussauds.
  • Enjoy the spectacular Showboat dinner cruise.
  • Visit the Sydney Tower Eye.
  • Christchurch- Botanical gardens, Museum and Art Centre, Bridge of Remembrance.
  • Queenstown- Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki.
  • Full day excursion to Milford Sound.
  • Ride the Skyline Queenstown Gondola- the steepest cable car.
  • Enjoy the fascinating and enjoyable puzzles at the Puzzling world.
  • Auckland city tour.
  • Visit sheep show of Agrodome Farm.
  • Visit TE-PUIA thermal village & Rainbow Spring guided tour.
  • Enjoy the guided tour to world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves.
 

Daily Activity

Day 1: Bangalore

 

Assemble at Bangalore International Airport, check-in and complete the immigration. Board the flight to Brisbane.

 
 
 

Day 2: Brisbane

 

On arrival in Brisbane, after clearing immigration and customs, you will be transferred to Gold Coast by A/C Vehicle. On arrival at Gold Coast, check into hotel. Enjoy Indian dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 
       
 

Day 3: Brisbane - Gold Coast – Sea World

 

After breakfast, full day visit to Sea World Australias best marine park and most popular tourist attraction. Combo ticket single entry. Visit Gold Coasts best theme park at Sea World, get up close and personal with Sharks, Sting Rays, Seals and Polar Bears. See the new affinity dolphin show or catch one of the Thrill Rides! Activities! Unbelievable Fun. Afternoon lunch at Sea World. Stroll around the Surfers Paradise in the evening. Indian dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 
       
 

Day 4: Gold Coast - Movie World

Visit Warner Brothers Movie World, which is a popular movie related theme park on the Gold Coast, Queensland. It is owned and operated by Village Road Show since the take over from Time Warner and is the only movie related park in Australia, covered in area 168 ha. Spend a day at Movie World and immerse yourself in the magical world of movie-making - see Main Street come to life as the Star Parade passes through, hop on the epic Justice League 3D interactive ride, watch stunt drivers do death-defying tricks and so much more! Enjoy Looney tunes musical show. Movie World brings you the most advanced themed rides and roller coasters on the Gold Coast. Dont miss the action, Police Academy-Stunt show, Batman adventure, 4D show, Superman ride, and Bat Wing ride. Lunch at Movie World Park. Evening Indian dinner at local Indian restaurant.

         
 

Day 5: Brisbane - Cairns

Breakfast at the hotel, check out and transfer to Brisbane International Airport to fly to Cairns. Arrive at Cairns Airport and proceed directly to Indian restaurant for lunch. Later transfer to Cairns hotel for check in. Free day for exploring and relaxing. Overnight stay at the hotel. Dinner at Indian restaurant.

 
       
 

Day 6: Cairns

Breakfast at the hotel; proceed to Cairns to visit Kuranda – a World Heritage Rainforest. Tjapukai Culture Park with International buffet lunch. Later walk across to Smithfield Station [ex Caravonica station] to board one way KurandaSkyrail rain forest cable car. As you approach your first rainforest mid-station, Red Peak, gondola will descend through the canopy layers and take you deep in the forest. On approach to Barron Falls Station you will enjoy spectacular views of the Barron Gorge, a deep chasm lined with dense rainforest vegetation. Continue the amazing skyrail experience through the mountains before gliding over the mighty Barron River and arriving at Kuranda Terminal. Free time at Kuranda Village. Later board one way Kuranda Scenic Rail. Experience one of the most unique rail journeys, discovering the living color and natural beauty of a World Heritage listed RainForest thats millions of years old. Arrive at Fresh water station. Later transfer to Hotel. Indian dinner.

       
 

Day 7: Cairns - Great Barrier Reef - Cairns

After breakfast, proceed to the Great Barrier Reef – most spectacular underwater experience unimaginable. The Big Cat Island Cruise, semi submarine, glass bottom and big cat boat trip, have wonderful time and spend nearly 4 hours in the Island. Enjoy delicious buffet lunch on board. Return to hotel for overnight stay. Indian dinner.

       
 

Day 8: Cairns – Melbourne

 

After breakfast, check out of hotel and transfer to the airport for flight to Melbourne International Airport, Overnight stay at hotel. Indian dinner.

 
       
 

Day 9: Philip Island - Melbourne City Tour

After breakfast at the hotel, start Melbourne city tour, which includes a visit to the famous and beautiful Royal Botanical Gardens, Town Hall, St. Patricks Cathedral, National Tennis centre, the 1956 Olympic venue, the Shrine of Remembrance, Bourke Street Mall and some beautifully restored Victorian houses. At the same time enjoy guided tour of Melbourne Cricket Ground, an iconic Australian sports stadium, located in Yarra Park in inner Melbourne. Indian lunch. Afternoon, proceed to Phillip Island tour with admission to Maru koala park admission to Penguin Parade tour, watch the Penguins parade then enjoy the Indian dinner. Return to hotel for overnight stay.

       
 

Day 10: Great Ocean Road/ Melbourne- Sydney

After breakfast at hotel, check out of hotel to spend the entire day at the Great Ocean Road Tour. See Bells Beach home to the World Surfing Championships. Travel along Victorias famous Great Ocean Road. Drive through the beautiful coastal towns of Anglesea, Lorne and Wye River. See spectacular Cape Patton. Arrive at the beautiful white sandy beaches of the scenic coastal town of Apollo Bay. Drive through lush tree-fern gullies and towering mountain-ash forests of the Otway National Park. See the stone monoliths of the Twelve Apostles. Soak up the spectacle on a scenic walk to the lookouts. Enjoy the amazing shipwreck story of survival of the Loch Ard and visit its famous Gorge and Razorback Lookout. See the rock known as London Bridge, parts of which collapsed in recent years. Enjoy the spectacular views over golden surf beaches, sheer cliff faces and magnificent stands of Eucalyptus. Relax on your return journey to Melbourne. Take a flight to Sydney. On Arrival, check into the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.

 
         
 

Day 11: Sydney - City Tour- Showboat

After breakfast, proceed for a panoramic city tour of Sydney which includes, the Darling , Hyde Park, Kings Cross, the world famous Opera House, the Harbor Bridge famous with Bondi Beach. Indian lunch. Later proceed to Sea Life Marine Park. Tonight, get a lifetime experience on board, the spectacular Showboat dinner cruise. Enjoy Indian dinner followed by a dazzling sensational cabaret dance, overnight stay at the hotel.

       
 

Day 12: Sydney – New Zealand

After breakfast, check out and proceed to visit the Sydney Tower Eye is the tallest building which is 309 meters high to the top of the spire. Observation Deck is 250 meters high and the skywalk is 268 meters high. It is 4 times as high as Opera house and double the height of Harbor Bridge. Proceed for Lunch. Then board flight to Christchurch New Zealand. On arrival at Christchurch, check in to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.

 
       
 

Day 13: Christchurch - New Zealand

Enjoy breakfast at the hotels restaurant. Today travel around Christchurch covering the central city highlights including the Botanical Gardens, Museum and Art Centre, the Avon River, Bridge of Remembrance, the cities new pop up container mall and many other CBD highlights. Leave the inner city and travel to Mona Vale, an historic homestead and gardens, up to the Sign of Takahe, an historic building providing spectacular views over the city, Canterbury Plains and the Southern Alps, then over the Port Hills to the Port of Lyttleton, through the harbor tunnel to the seaside suburb of Sumner and cave rock before returning to the central city. Proceed for Indian dinner at Christchurch. Then transfer to Hotel, Overnight at the hotel.

       
 

Day 14: Christchurch – Queenstown

Enjoy breakfast in the hotels restaurant. Proceed to Queenstown via Mount Cook. Leaving Christchurch in the morning travel through diverse farmland to Lake Tekapo, where you can view the solitary Church of the Good Shepherd and take in the sights of the spectacular Southern Alps mountain range. Then continue to the location of New Zealands tallest mountain Aoraki / Mount Cook. Continue south through the tawny tussock of the Mackenzie Country and Lake Pukaki. Conclude your journey in world famous Queenstown. (490 kms; 7 hrs. approx.). Buffet Lunch at Mackenzie Country Inn Twizel. Indian Dinner at Queenstown.

       
 

Day 15: Full Day Excursion to Milford Sound

Enjoy breakfast in the hotels restaurant. Discover Milford Sound Coach-Cruise-Coach Ex. Queenstown. Take an unforgettable journey into the heart of Milford Sound. Youll experience the world famous fiord - rich in dense rainforest, glacier carved valleys and beautiful waterfalls. Journey across the Southern Alps and travel deep into the Homer Tunnel, a 1.2km tunnel drilled through solid rock. Uncover Eglinton Valley, a place of ancient Alpine forest and gushing waterfalls, take photos of the stunning Mirror Lakes, then walk across The Chasm. At the deep waters of Milford Sound, board your 1hr 45mins Scenic Cruise. See the wonders of Mitre Peak, glacier-scarred rock walls and waterfalls that tumble through valleys and crash into the sea far below. Cruise duration 1hr 45mins with buffet lunch on board. After your cruise return to Queenstown. (290 kms 4hrs 30mins approx. each way). Travel the length of the fiord and out to the Tasman Sea, stopping at waterfalls and points of interest. Experience the natural wonders of Milford Sound from the comfort of our modern, spacious, purpose-built catamarans. Large viewing windows, outdoor decks, panoramic views and warm indoor seating. Family friendly dolphins love our catamarans! Join the Captain in the open bridge for lively and informative commentary. Queenstown Indian dinner. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

       
 

Day 16: Queenstown to Auckland Wannaka

Enjoy breakfast in the hotels restaurant, proceed to Queenstown City Sightseeing. Today you may choose to travel around Queenstown and visit many of the citys highlights including Lake Hayes, AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge, Historic Arrow town and Edith Cavell Bridge. Skyline Queenstown gondola ride. Marvel at the stunning views as you ride the Skyline Queenstown Gondola - the steepest cable car lift in the Southern Hemisphere! Sit back and relax as the best views in the region unfold before your eyes and the Gondola carries you 450 meters above Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu to the top of Bobs Peak. En route you will enjoy a spectacular 220 degree panorama, with breath taking views of Coronet Peak, The Remarkable, Walter Peak, and Cecil Peak and over Queenstown. On arrival the purpose built viewing platforms and outdoor terraces provide great photo opportunities. Depart Queenstown and drive north to Wanaka (68.80km, 1hr 5mins approx.) for Indian lunch. Proceed to Puzzling World. When you arrive at Puzzling World, you will immediately notice the crazy architecture. One building has four eccentric Tumbling Towers. Another one is called the Leaning Tower of Wanaka. This tower has been pulled out of the ground and is balanced on one corner at an unbelievable 53 degrees! The Leaning Tower of Pisa only leans six degrees. The first of the worlds modern-style mazes, designed to be a fascinating and enjoyable puzzle. 1.5km of passages - allow 30 minutes to one hour to achieve. Emergency doors for those with limited time, patience or energy! Adults, this maze is a lot of fun. It is designed to intrigue people of all ages. Queenstown Indian dinner.

       
 

Day 17: Auckland

Enjoy breakfast in the hotels restaurant. Fly from Queenstown to Auckland.Today see firsthand why Auckland is regarded as one of the best cities in the world to live in, as you enjoy this half day tour around the central city and picturesque suburbs. Journey begins with a short trip over the Harbor Bridge to the North Shore before returning to the central city to visit Queen Street and the Auckland Viaduct. You will then drive along the scenic waterfront route of Tamaki Drive to the Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park, in Mission Bay. A memorial to the first Labor Prime Minister of New Zealand and the founder of the welfare state. Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park has panoramic views over Whenua Rangatira, Auckland city and Waitemata Harbour. This park is a popular wedding and tourist venue, with formal gardens and perfect venue for flying a fabulous array of colorful and creative kites. Then return to downtown Auckland. Highlights: Harbor Bridge, Viaduct Harbor, Queen Street, Auckland Domain, Tamaki Drive, Michael Savage Memorial. Visit Sky Tower Auckland. Total tower experience includes: Visit to the 186 meter Main Observation Level, 182 meter Sky Lounge cafe and bar and 220 metre Sky Deck. Indian dinner at the hotel.

 
         
 

Day 18: Auckland – Rotoura

Enjoy breakfast in the hotels restaurant. Proceed to Rotorua. Say Good Bye to the ‘City of Sails as you travel south to reach Bombay Hills and the market garden area of Pukekohe. Travel through Hamilton - New Zealand fourth largest city and the fertile Waikato region reaching the ‘Thermal City of Rotorua. (240 kms; 3.5 hrs approx.). After Indian lunch, proceed to AGRODOME to witness the Agrodome Agricultural Show, where you will be entertained by New Zealands performing sheep and other attractions. Later visit TE-PUIA thermal village known for its hot springs, geysers and boiling mud pools. Watch the Maori craftsmen and learn about the traditional arts of carving and weaving and RAINBOW SPRINGS to see the flora and fauna of New Zealand. Visit Agrodome Farm Show, the world famous Agrodome show is a ‘must-do for any visitor to New Zealand. The show will take you through a fascinating insight into the world of New Zealand agriculture. During this multi award winning show you will be entertained and informed as a real kiwi shearer (black singlet and all) presents 19 breeds of champion sheep, shears a sheep using the world record Bowen technique, works noisy Huntaway and silent Strong-Eyed dogs and completes the dog trial. Have the opportunity to milk a cow, feed a lamb and even buy a sheep! Later enjoy Indian dinner.

 
       
 

Day 19: Rotoura – Waitomo - Auckland

Enjoy breakfast in the hotels restaurant. Proceed to Auckland via Waitomo cave. Leaving Rotorua in the morning, travel through lush farmland including the intriguing Fitzgerald Glade where the roadside trees arch overhead to form a tunnel of natural greenery. On arrival in the small town of Waitomo enjoy a guided tour through the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves with their amazing stalactites, stalagmites and other limestone formations. We finish the tour with a silent boat ride through the Glowworm Grotto - a subterranean cavern lit up by the lights of thousands of tiny glowworms. Continue your journey and travel north to Auckland, through the beautiful King Country and Waikato regions. (Rotorua – Waitomo Caves: 138 kms; 2hrs approx.) (Waitomo Caves – Auckland: 188kms. 3hrs approx.) Waitomo Caves Waitomo Caves Tour. Your guided tour will take you through over 250 meters of stunning underground scenery commencing with the impressive Cathedral. The acoustics in this particular cavern are world-renowned. Acclaimed New Zealand Diva, Dame KiriTeKanawa, has sung here and was delighted with the purity of the sound. Your tour begins at the upper entrance of the cave and proceeds along a low narrow passage to the Tomo, a deep limestone shaft. Your experienced tour guide will deliver a highly informative commentary about the formations and the history of the area. The highlight of your tour is an unrivalled boat trip through the spectacular Glowworm Grotto. No photography is permitted inside the cave. Roseland Farm & Garden Restaurant Indian Buffet Lunch. Indian Dinner at hotel.

       
 

Day 20: Auckland – Bangalore

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and drop to Auckland airport to board flight to Bangalore. Good days never comes to an end, hope you enjoyed your holidays in Australia and New Zealand!! Return with sweet memories…!!

   
 

Accomodations

  • 02 nights at Bayview Eden or similar in Melbourne
  •  03 nights at Mantra Legends or similar in Gold Coast
  •  03 nights at Rydges Trade Winds or similar in Cairns
  •  02 nights at Vibe Rushcutters or similar in Sydney
  •  02 nights at Chateau on the Park or similar in Christchurch
  •  03 nights at Copthorne Lakefront or similar in Queenstown
  • 01 night at Millenium Hotel or similar in Rotorua
  • 02 nights at Auckland City Hotel or similar in Auckland
 

Inclusions

  • Return group Airfare with taxes (Ex Bangalore) including domestic flights in Australia and New Zealand.
  • Cost of Visa including documentation and processing fee.
  • Accommodation – Four star and three star Category hotels on twin share basis.
  • All Meal as per the itinerary.
  • All transfers, sightseeing by an A/C Coach.
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary including Entrance Fee.
  • Services of a Professional Tour Manager (For the Tour Conducted).
  • Insurance up to the age of 70 years.
 

Exclusions

  • Any expenses of personal nature such as porterage, laundry, wines, food and drink, mini bar, telephone calls etc.
  • Tips of any nature i.e. drivers, guides, restaurants, etc.
  • Cost difference of overseas med claim insurance for those above 70 years.
  • Optional tour costs, excursions, and entrance fees other than what is mentioned in the itinerary.
 

Entrance Fee

Australia:

Gold Coast/Brisbane

  • Sea World- Australias best marine park.
  • Warner Brothers- Movie world.

Cairns

  • Tjapukai cultural park admission.
  • One way kuranda skyrailcable car.
  • Great Barrier Reef- Big cat green Island cruise.
  • Semi Submarine.
  • Glass bottom boat or snorkeling gear.

Sydney

  • King Street wharf showboat Indian Dinner cruise.
  • Sydney Aquarium/ Wildlife Sydney/Madame tussauds.
  • Sydney Tower eye with 4D experience.

Melbourne

  • Philip Island park admission with Maru Koala Animal Park and Penguin parade.
  • Great Ocean Road.
  • Melbourne cricket ground 1hr tour.

New Zealand

Queenstown

  • Gondola Ride at skyline Queenstown.
  • Milford Sound scenic Cruise.
  • Wanaka- Puzzling world.
  • Rotorua- Te-Puia Guided tour 1hour.
  • Waitomo- Caves Glow worm tour.
  • Agrodome farm tour.
  • Rainbow springs guided park tour.

Auckland

  • Sky tower- Total tower experience pass.

 

 

 

Important Notes

Day wise itinerary may change as per the flight schedule at the time of air ticket conformation, however all the local sightseeing places remains the same.

 

 

Valid Till Date : 31 Mar 2019