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    Day 1 Auckland
    Arrive at any time.

    Day 2 Auckland/Rotorua
    Visit the Waitomo Caves, famous for their glow-worms and adventure activities. Continue to Rotorua, notable for its geothermal activity and culture. (B)

    Day 3 Rotorua
    Take advantage of free time in the adrenaline capital of the North Island, and opt to go whitewater rafting, check out a geothermal park with technicolour pools, hit up a nearby spa, or journey to Middle-earth on an excursion to the Hobbiton Movie Set. This evening, learn more about Maori culture with a local experience and dinner. (B, D)

    Day 4 Rotorua/Christchurch
    Catch a flight to Christchurch. Walk around town with a local guide and learn about how communities have rebuilt after the earthquake in 2011. This evening, enjoy free time and get a feel for the city. (B)

    Day 5 Christchurch/Lake Ohau
    Drive to beautiful Lake Ohau with a stop at Lake Tekapo along the way. Visit the Church of the Good Shepherd and admire the stunning alpine scenery that surrounds this local landmark.  Spend the afternoon hiking the region around Aoraki/Mt Cook. Learn more about mountaineer Sir Edmund Hillary at the Aoraki/Mt Cook Visitor’s Centre. (B, D) 

    Day 6 Lake Ohau/Queenstown
    Drive to Queenstown, with a stop at Wanaka and a local vineyard for a wine tasting. (B)

    Day 7 Doubtful Sound
    Take in the stunning scenery of Fiordland National Park and Doubtful Sound on a day cruise. Keep an eye out for the waterfalls and wildlife in this breathtaking area. Return to Queenstown in the evening. (B, L)

    Day 8 Queenstown
    Enjoy a free day in Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world. Opt to go bungee jumping (in its birthplace), jet boating (also born here!), skydiving, paragliding, hiking or mountain biking. Or take it a little slower and travel by gondola to the top of a local peak. (B)

    Day 9 Queenstown
    Depart at any time. (B)