Classic New Zealand Wine Trail

20 days,

19 nights |

from $7249 per person*


Eat and drink your way around New Zealand to discover unique flavors and food fresh from the source. Taste your way through several significant wine regions on the Classic New Zealand Wine Trail.

New Zealand – a gourmet’s paradise! A land of plenty, a land of fresh, rich foods with distinct characteristics! This journey takes you on a drive through regions accounting for more than 80% of New Zealand’s wine production. Enjoy stunning scenery, beautiful forest parks, buzzing nightlife and indulgent food experiences as you journey from Auckland to Rotorua, Napier, Wairapa and Wellington in the North Island to Queenstown in the South Island – with stops in  Blenheim, Christchurch, Tekapo and Te Anau.

  • Round-trip airfare on Air New Zealand from Los Angeles to Auckland, returning from Queenstown
  • Private arrival transfer from Auckland Airport to hotel
  • 2-nights at Travelodge Hotel Wynyard Quarter in a Guest Room
    • Auckland and Wine Country tour including lunch
    • Waiheke Island private Gourmet Food and Wine tour including ferry transfers and a platter lunch
  • One way tour from Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton
  • 2-nights at the Regent of Rotorua in a Superior Room including breakfast
    • Mitai Maori Cultural Experience including traditional Maori hangi
    • The Hell’s Gate Spa Experience
  • 11-days car hire including unlimited mileage and GPS
  • 2-nights at Porters Boutique Hotel Napier in a Deluxe Room including breakfast
    • 2-hour Art Deco Guided Walk
  • 1-night The Claremont, Martinborough including breakfast
  • 1-night at the Bolten Hotel Wellington in a Classic Suite including breakfast
  • One-way Interislander ferry transfer from Wellington to Picton
  • 2-nights at Vintners Retreat in a One Bedroom Manor including continental breakfast
  • 2-nights at Sudima Christchurch City in a Luxe King including breakfast
  • 2-nights at the Lake Tekapo Lodge in a Lakeview Room including breakfast
  • 2-nights at the Cinema Suites Te Anau in a Main Suite
    • Milford Sound Cruise
  • 3-nights at the Sudima Queenstown in a Superior King Room including breakfast
    • Gourmet Food and Wine Tour
    • Shotover Jetboat Ride
    • TSS Earnslaw Cruise to Walter Peak Farm including a BBQ dinner
  • US/foreign taxes and fees including September 11 Security Fee

All trips include 24-hour emergency travel assistance.

Book by:

May 31, 2023

Valid for travel between:

May 1, 2023 – June 28, 2023

Additional dates, gateway cities and airlines may be available.

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Departures April 1- April 30, 2023 from $7699/person based on double occupancy

Departures May 1 – June 28, 2023 from $7249/person based on double occupancy

Departures June 29 – July 23, 2023 from $7679/person based on double occupancy

Departures July 24 – September 17, 2023 from $7499/person based on double occupancy

Departures September 18 – October 15, 2023 from $8039/person based on double occupancy


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*Terms & Conditions: Pricing is per person based on double occupancy. All prices are in US dollars and correct at time of posting for travel during specified travel dates. Single supplements, black-out dates and seasonal supplements may apply. Airfare is not included unless indicated. Prices may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received. Airline and hotels frequently change their prices as a result of fare increases and/or fuel surcharges. Prices may increase before full payment for those and other reasons. Package is not combinable with any other offer or discounted vacation package. After full payment, prices are guaranteed except only due to an increase in government-imposed taxes or fees. By paying your deposit, you affirmatively agree to the possibility of such increases. Package is strictly subject to availability, not retroactive and not combinable with any other special or vacation package offer. Minimum night stays or required room types may apply. All prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change without notice. Please call for our current prices. CST#2001136-20

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