Escorted Tour

Discover New Zealand, North & South Island 2017 (Auckland, Matamata, Queentstown, Cromwell, Lake Tekapo, Christchurch, Waitomo, Rotorua. *Milford Sound as optional tour choice) Sep 23 (Sat) ~ Oct 01 (Sun), 2017

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per person USD 3,779
HNLNEWZEALAND

Day 1: SEP 23 (SAT) HONOLULU AIRPORT - AUCKLAND AIRPORT


02:10pm             

Depart Honolulu for Auckland by Hawaiian 445

Day 2: SEP 24 (SUN) AUCKALND AIRPORT


10:30pm             

Arrive at Acukland Airport

11:15pm            

Transfer to hotel by a chartered bus  (only 5min. away)                                                         

Accommodations at Sudima Hotel Auckland Airport Superior room or similar 

Day 3: SEP 25 (MON) AUCKLAND AIRPORT - WAIMOTO - ROTOURA


Breakfast at the hotel

09:00am             

Leave for sightseeing with commentary Driver by a chartered bus

Visit Waitomo Glow worm cave – world famous

12:40pm             

Lunch at NZ’S premier BBQ at Roseland restaurant

04:00pm            

Arrive at hotel in Rotorua

06:00pm            

Visit Tamaki Maori Village or Mitai Maori Village for Hangi dinner and concert- Maori’s traditional food including Kurama potato and vegetables

Accommodations at Millennium Hotel Superior room or similar

Day 4: SEP 26 (TUE) ROTOURA - MT. NONGOTAHA - TE PUIA - ROTOURA


Breakfast at the hotel

09:00am              

Leave for sightseeing with commentary Driver by a chartered bus 

09:30am             

Visit Agrodome for sheep shearing show and enjoy unique farm experience tour by riding a tractor

12:00pm             

Visit Mt. Nongotaha – catch skyline gondla (ropeway)

Enjoy lunch at the top of mountain restaurant with panoramic view (buffet)

Enjoy exciting ride on “Luge” at Mt. Nongotaha

02:00pm             

Visit Te Puia for Maori Culture – this is center of Maori culture

Enjoy hands on experience -  Poi & Haka Dance, Weaving, Maori Language, Maori Performing

05:00pm             

Arrive at hotel

Dinner at hotel (menu T.B.A.)

*Polynesian spa can be arranged with additional fees as you needed near the hotel (5min. walk)

Accommodations at Millennium Hotel Superior room or similar

Day 5: SEP 27 (WED) ROTOURA - MATAMATA - AUCKLAND


Breakfast at the hotel

08:30am              

Leave for sightseeing with commentary Driver by a chartered bus

10:00am             

Enjoy Hobbiton Movie Set Tour – Site of movie, Lord of the ring                         

01:00pm              

Lunch at Green Dragon Marquee  (Festive feast Buffet)                         

Drive back to Auckland (about 2hr 30min)

03:00pm             

Visit Auckland Museum  – collections including New Zealand History, Natural History and military History

05:30pm             

Arrive at hotel

Enjoy night view from Sky Tower before the dinner (about 7min walk from the hotel)           *Sky City Hotel (Adjacent to Sky Tower) has casino

Dinner on own

Accommodations at Grand Millennium Hotel Auckland or similar

Day 6: SEP 28 (THU) ROTOURA - AUCKLAND AIRPORT - ARROWN TOWN - QUEENSTOWN


Breakfast at the hotel

07:30am              

Leave for Auckland Airport with commentary Driver by a chartered bus                              

09:30am             

Leave for Queenstown by Air New Zealand (1hr 50min)

11:20am            

Arrive at Queenstown Airport

 Leave for sightseeing with commentary Driver by a chartered bus

 Lunch at Gibbson Cave Winery

 Enjoy Gibbson winery tour and tasting (including 3 wine tasting)

 Visit Queenstown sightseeing from the bus   (Including Arrow Town, Bungee Jump site, Lake Hayes)

Dinner at Roaring Megs Restaurant – Award winning Lamb dish

Accommodations at Novotel Queenstown Lake side Alpine room or similar

Day 7: SEP 29 (FRI) QUEENSTWON - OPTIONAL TOURS TO MILFORD SOUNDS AVAILABLE


Breakfast at the hotel                           

Free at leisure – Enjoy exploring charming Queenstown

OR

Option Tour)  1day visit to Milford Sounds with B/USD $205.00 p.p. as of 12/05/2016

Choose YES or NO on bottom of application form

07:00am 

Leave hotel

2:50am 

Arrive in Milford Sound

01:00pm 

Leave for cruise (including Buffet lunch on board)

– World Heritage Fiordland National Park Cruise, enjoy pristine scenery of natural beauty

02:40pm 

Leave for Queenstown

07:00pm 

Arrive at Hotel

Accommodations at Novotel Queenstown Lake side or similar

Day 8: SEP 30 (SAT) QUEENSTOWN - CROMWELL - OMARAMA - MT. COOK


Breakfast at the hotel

08:00am              

Leave for Auckland Airport with commentary Driver by a chartered bus 

09:20am            

Stop at Fruit shop Mrs. Jones in Cromwell – enjoy famous fresh ice cream and fruits

Drive over Lindis path (elevation 3185feet) -  due to high elevation, snow remains thorugh out the year

11:40am            

Lunch at local restaurant – Smoke salmon

02:00pm            

Arrive at Mt. Cook National Park

Enjoy free time after hotel check in.

Stroll in National Park, visit Sir. Edmund Hillary Museum (admission not included in tour)

Dinner at Alpine Restaurant (buffet)

Accommodations at Hermitage Hotel Premier room or similar 

Day 9: OCT 01 (SUN) MT. COOK - LAKE TEKAPO - CHRISTCHURCH - AUCKLAND


Breakfast at the hotel

08:30am              

Leave for sightseeing with commentary Driver by a chartered bus 

09:50am             

Visit Lake Tekapo and the church of the shepherd-Built in Mackenzie basin, amazing turquoise color water

11:40am             

Lunch at local restraint (menu T.B.A.)

02:30pm             

Visit Christchurch Mona Vail House – known for beautiful garden

Visit Cardboard Cathedral – awarded architecture built after 2011 earthquake

Visit “Re Start” shopping are – known as pop art mall or container mall

05:30pm             

Dinner at local restaurant (Chinese)

Arrive at Christchurch Airport

08:00pm             

Leave for Auckland Airport by Air Newzealand574

09:20pm             

Arrive at Auckland Airport – transfer to International Terminal     


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  1. Deposit and Final Payment:

A $300.00 non-refundable deposit per person will be required at the time of booking.

The remaining balance is due 100 days prior to departure.

If reservation is made less than 100 days prior to departure, full payment is due at time of booking.

If remaining balance of payment is not made within the above-required period of time, JTB USA, Inc. reserves the right to cancel reservations.

In case of voluntary cancellation, the deposit remains nonrefundable, but may be applied to any other tours.

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2. Cancellations and Changing Fees:  (Please read very carefully)

Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed bookings. Therefore, the following fees will apply:

 

Cancellation or any changes within:

* Up to 101days of departure                 $300deposit

* 100– 65days of departure                    30% of the total tour fee

*  64 –31 days prior to departure:           50% of the total tour fee

* Within 15 days prior to departure:      100% of the total tour fee

*Any additional individual arrangement may not be refundable. Please check with our travel agents.

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3     Participation:

For the benefit of everyone in your tour group, JTB USA, Inc. reserves the right to accept or reject any person as a tour participant, and to remove from the tour any participant whose conduct is deemed incompatible with the interests of the other participants.

 

We require a minimum of 15 participants to guarantee a tour.

JTB USA, Inc. will notify participants of any changes 100 days prior to departure.

We regret that our escorted tours will operate only when booked by a sufficient number of participants. We reserve the right to cancel any departure date that has insufficient demand. 

 

** There may be a possibility to operate tours with less than 15 participants.

     However, it may require changes from each original tour itinerary and price.

4.

 4     Responsibility:

The tour participant agrees that neither JTB USA, Inc. nor its affiliates shall be liable for any damage, loss (including personal injury, death, and property loss) or expense occasioned by any act or omission of any supplier providing services, or any insurer or insurance administrator under the Travel Protection Plan, or of any other person, or any other situations beyond the control of JTB USA, Inc., including weather, natural disaster, war, civil unrest, and order of government or immigration regulations.

5.

We strongly advise that tour participants purchase the Optional Travel Insurance plans. Please ask one of our travel consultants for more information or contact:

 ** Optional Travel Insurance is Recommended **

                    Travel Insured: https://www.travelinsured.com

                     Or call   1-800-243-3174  /  Office Number: 52919

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Rules and Restrictions

* Passengers with foreign passports (excluding U.S passports) may need to obtain visa

   Please contact us for more detail for visa information

* Seats are limited; please call at 808-979-0111 for reservations

* Price/Schedule is subject to change by Vendor

* Minimum 15 people are required.

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** If you purchase this package as LAND ONLY please be aware that the Land Only designation includes hotels/meals/and sightseeing only. International and domestic air flights as well as transportation to/from airports are not included. New Zealand domestic air is included in land only applicants.

Please contact JTB Reservation Center for the pickup service to assembly place.
JTB Reservation Center : Tel 1(800) 223-6104, email reservation@jtbusa.com

Date & Price Tour Start Tour End Departure ADULT Single Supplement
09/23/2017 10/01/2017 Honolulu $ 3,779 $ 650
Cancellation rates will apply to the tour fare. If notice of cancellation is received on tour starting date, or in case of failure to show without notice、100% of the tour fare. days or more days prior, no charge Cancellation period is based on United State PST time.. Notice must be received during JTB USA office hours. Mon. - Fri., 9:00AM-5:30PM PST Except National Holidays.

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