Twin City Experience - Auckland and Queenstown

Twin City Experience - Auckland and Queenstown

Take an unforgettable journey through New Zealand’s stunning scenery and vibrant culture with this well-planned holiday package. From the bustling city of Auckland to the breathtaking scenery of Queenstown, every season promises adventure and discovery.

Twin City Experience - Auckland and Queenstown

New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > South Island > Queenstown & Wanaka 

11 Days, 8 Nights

Your journey begins with an easy and comfortable journey to and from Air New Zealand from Los Angeles to Auckland, where you will be treated to famous Kiwi hospitality from the moment you step on board when flying over the Pacific Ocean looking forward to such wonders waiting in a land of high white clouds.

Upon arrival in Auckland, you will be dropped off in style with a private entrance to the Travelodge Hotel Wynyard Quarter, showcasing contemporary comfort amenities and elegant design The hotel is at the heart of the action of the rapidly growing Wynyard Quarter community, as Auckland Near Waitemata Harbor on the west side of the waterfront

Your Auckland adventure begins with a half-day Auckland Discovery Tour, where you’ll discover the city’s rich history, cultural landmarks, and breathtaking waterfront views from the iconic Sky Tower to the scenic streets of Parnell Village, this Tour provides a comprehensive introduction to Auckland’s varied offerings.

No visit to Auckland is complete without a visit to Weta Workshop Unleashed, where you step into the incredible world of filmmaking and special effects. Immerse yourself in the art behind your favorite films like The Lord of the Rings and the Hobbiton Trilogies, while becoming familiar with the story behind the source material

Venture into the incredible depths of the Waitomo Glowworm Cave, where thousands of glowing glowworms create a breathtaking spectacle. Take a boat slide into the underground caves to see nature’s own light show illuminating the darkness.

After four nights of exploring the city and soaking up the culture of Auckland, it is time to head south to the bustling capital of Queenstown. Enjoy easy private transfers from Queenstown Airport to Holiday Inn Express Queenstown, where Superior Room and daily breakfast await.

The Holiday Inn Express Queenstown offers travelers a comfortable and convenient stay in the heart of the city. With modern amenities, superior rooms, and complimentary breakfast, it provides the perfect base for exploring Queenstown’s exhilarating outdoor pursuits and breathtaking scenery.

Take a half-day tour of the Best of Queenstown and visit scenic Arrowtown where you can explore this quiet town at leisure before traveling to Gibbston. The region is also home to some Middle-earth magic and is famous for its world class wines. Enjoy wine tasting (non-alcoholic substitutes available) and a shared cheeseboard at a local winery with jaw-dropping views. The tour is complete with a 30-minut boat cruise on Lake Wakatipu.

The highlight of your Queenstown experience awaits on a day trip to Milford Sound. Traveling by train through the breathtaking scenery of Fiordland National Park, you’ll see towering waterfalls and pristine fjords before embarking on a nature journey through the heart of Milford Sound

As your trip ends, reflect on the memories you have created and the experiences you shared during your New Zealand vacation.


  • Auckland: Auckland City Tour, Weta Workshop, Waitomo Caves
  • Queenstown: Queenstown Tour, Milford Sound


  • Round-trip airfare on Air New Zealand from Los Angeles to Auckland and Queenstown
  • Round-trip private transfers Auckland Airport/Hotel
  • 4-nights Auckland at Travelodge Hotel Wynyard Quarter, Guest Room
    • Half-day Auckland Discovery Tour 
    • Weta Workshop Unleashed 
    • Waitomo Glowworm Caves 
  • Round-trip private transfers Queenstown Airport/Hotel
  • 4-nights Queenstown at Holiday Inn Express Queenstown, Superior Room including breakfast
    • Half-day Best of Queenstown 
    • Milford Sound Coach/Nature Cruise/Coach
  • US/foreign taxes and fees including September 11 Security Fee


Based on Departures

Price per person from* 

Based on Double Occupancy

May 1 - May 31, 2024 3299
June 1 - June 28, 2024 3499
June 29 - Jul 24, 2024 3899
Jul 25 - Sep 25, 2024 3499
Sep 26 - Oct 16, 2024 3999
Oct 17 - Dec 4, 2024 3699
Dec 5 - Dec 12, 2024 4099
Dec 13 - Dec 23, 2024 4629
Dec 24 - Jan 3, 2025 4099
Jan 4 - Jan 13, 2025 4629
Jan 14 - Jan 29, 2025 4099
Jan 30 - Mar 20, 2025 3699


*Rates are no valid over special events, including Christmas and New Years Eve

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Group Size

Independent Vacation


May 1 - May 31 2024


From $3299 per person based on double occupancy*

Trip Terms

Prices are quoted in USD and are ‘from’, per person, based on twin share. Single supplements apply. Advertised price valid for departures May 1 - May 31, 2024. Other date ranges available, however seasonal surcharges apply. A weekend surcharge of US$50 each way applies to travel Thu-Sat (US$100 roundtrip) for Transpacific flights. Black-out dates apply Queenstown: Dec 24-28; Dec 29-Jan 2; Jan 27-31 . Other dates may be unavailable due to special events. Airlines frequently change their prices as a result of fare increases.  Seats and rooms are limited and subject to availability at time of booking. Prices are current at time of posting (14/3/2024) and may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received and processed. Airfare is non-refundable once ticketed as per airfare rules. Travel Answers Group terms and conditions apply to change fees and cancellations. Packages must be booked by May 31, 2024. All prices, itineraries and routing are subject to change without notice. Please call for our current prices based on availability. An ETA Visa is required to enter or transit in New Zealand.CA CST: 2076233-40 | WA ID: 601 684 531

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