Australia Tour Package
Inclusions & Exclusions
06 Indian Jain – vegetarian – non-vegetarian Dinner
01 local Vegetarian-Non-Vegetarian dinner
Daily American buffet,boxed breakfasts at the hotel. (Except on Day of Arrival).
On arrival at Auckland airport, you will be greeted by your friendly and experienced Thomas Cook Tour Manager- Local Representative outside the baggage hall. Later check into your hotel. Standard Check-in time is 1400 hours. The rest of the day is free for you to explore this vibrant city on your own. Tonight a delicious Indian dinner awaits you at a local restaurant.
After an American breakfast at the hotel, get set for a day of fun as we take you for a city tour of Auckland featuring Harbour Bridge and waterfront drive. Enjoy a bird’s eye view of Auckland city from the Sky Tower observatory deck. Enjoy Lunch. Next proceed for a guided tour of Te Puia Thermal Reserve where you can wander around the bubbling mud pools and see the famous ‘Pohutu’ Geyser. Tonight Indian dinner awaits you at a local restaurant.
After an American breakfast at the hotel, check out and proceed to Agrodome which will give you a chance to see through the eyes of a true New Zealand farmer. Witness the Agrodome Sheep Shearing Show an exciting and informative insight into the world of New Zealand agriculture, featuring different breeds of sheep, sheep shearing, cow milking, lamb feeding and dog demonstrations. Enjoy lunch. Later visit the Waitomo Caves in the lush Waikato region. Marvel at Mother Nature’s light display, as you glide silently through the starry wonderland caves of Glow-worm situated underground along the Waitomo River and gaze in silence at the myriad of glow-worm lights that make up the Glow-worm Grotto. As you enter this galaxy of tiny living lights, you will immediately experience a serene ambience and be fascinated and intrigued by tiny glow-worms that light your way. Later enjoy an Indian Dinner at a local restaurant.
After an American breakfast at the hotel, check out and proceed to the airport for your flight to Queenstown. On arrival into Queenstown, enjoy Lunch and then proceed and travel through to Te Anau. Te Anau is a town on the South Island of New Zealand. It’s known as a gateway to Fiordland National Park and Milford Sound. Tonight enjoy a delicious dinner at a local restaurant.
After an American breakfast at the hotel, enjoy an unforgettable journey onboard the Milford Sound via the awe inspiring Homer Tunnel and the stunning glacier – carved Eglington Valley. The Milford Sound Cruise sails right up to the mouth of the Tasman Sea (weather permitting). Journey into the untouched paradise of Milford Sound and explore the natural wonders and history surrounding these deep fjords. Enjoy lunch. Afternoon drive back to Queenstown and check into your hotel. Enjoy Dinner.
After an American breakfast at the hotel; proceed to Puzzling world at Wanaka, a unique attraction specializing in puzzling eccentricity. Offering the world’s first 'modern-styled' Great Maze, incredible Illusion Rooms, and the most eccentric architecture and Oddities. Enjoy Lunch and then visit the famous Arrowtown. Proceed to A J Hackett Bungy Jump Site. Later get ready to enjoy a Gondola ride to Bob’s Peak, which is also a fast convenient access to the best views in the region, it is reputed to be the steepest lift in the Southern Hemisphere. Enjoy dinner tonight at a local Indian restaurant.
Day is complete free at leisure to explore the many adventure activities in Queenstown
Enjoy an American breakfast at the hotel. Lunch Coupon will be provided today. Queenstown is considered to be the adventure capital of the world. Hence the day is free to explore at your own pace or choose an optional activity. (Pre booking compulsory on all activities on Day 1 or Day 2 of the tour with the tour manager. Also all optional activities are weather permitting)
Skydive Queenstown -
Why jump out of a perfectly good aeroplane? It takes a certain kind of person to skydive from an aeroplane. It takes courage. You step out of that aircraft door and for some seconds you freefall at 200km/hour. The personal challenge is immense! Queenstown is the birthplace of Tandem Skydiving in New Zealand, also known as the 'Adventure Capital of the World'. Queenstown in NZ's South Island is the premium place to “Jump” The drop zone is located at the base of the famous Remarkables mountain range surrounded by a working sheep farm.
Shot Over Jet Boat Ride -
Prepare yourself for the ultimate Jet Boating experience with Shotover Jet - the unique, breathtaking white water ride and adrenaline rush you’ll never forget. From the moment the accelerator hits the floor, your adrenaline hits the roof. You’ll speed over 10cm deep water, along the famous Shotover River and deep into the spectacular Shotover River Canyons. It’s an amazing white water ride, as the Shotover Canyon walls tower over you, your expert driver puts his state-of-the-art Big Red Jet Boat through its paces. At 85kph he’ll skillfully whip the powerful boat past rocky outcrops, skim around crags and boulders, and speed through the dramatic and narrow canyons.
Dart River Funyaks -
Funyak drift is an amazing journey deep into the heart of the world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park. Get up-close with nature with a gentle paddle on crystal clear waters. Combine wilderness jet boating with unique Funyak inflatable canoes for a fun way to explore the Dart River as well as hidden side streams, rock pools and dramatic chasms. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of this stunning area at your own pace as you float downstream on sparkling water, then enjoy a wilderness picnic lunch before heading past Paradise and on to Glenorchy. Then travel a back-country route passing by locations used in movies to illustrate Middle Earth. The rate will be inclusive of Pick up and drop off transfer, Picnic Lunch, Life jackets are mandatory & supplied with optional spray jackets, wetsuits, booties and fleece tops. Duration: Allow 9 hours Queenstown return.
Wilderness Jet – Dart River -
The Dart River Wilderness Jet is an exhilarating and spectacular journey deep into the heart of the world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park. This rich and diverse landscape offers a unique combination of breathtaking scenery, exhilarating experiences and New Zealands most exciting jet boating along glacier-fed rivers. Our professional and highly trained staff will guide you along your journey, sharing stories of the areas amazing history, great Maori legends and Greenstone trail. Stroll through ancient beech forest, unchanged in over 80 million years and view the scenic backgrounds for many Middle Earth movie scenes. Pick up and drop off from some hotels provided. Later tonight Indian dinner at a local restaurant.
This morning after an American breakfast / Boxed Breakfast, check out and transfer to the airport, where your memorable Thomas Cook tour comes to an end. Do spare a few minutes to fill in the feedback form and hand it over to your Tour Manager. Your valued suggestions will be most appreciated. Arrive home with pleasant memories of your 'New Zealand Delights' tour.