about this trip
This Australia and New Zealand tour invites you to glimpse a full range of natural attractions and cultural. Starting at the eye-popping, packed with art, laneways of Melbourne, the cultural capital of Australia, known for its music, art centres and museums. Continue your travel to two World Heritage Sites in Cairn: The Great Barrier Reef, a complex of coral reefs, shoals, and islets in the Pacific Ocean off the northeastern coast, and Wet Tropics of Queensland, a rainforest 80 million years older than the Amazon. From there, take a flight to Sydney, a coastal metropolis whose five million residents make it the largest city in Australia, where you will have the chance to see the architectural marvel of the Opera house of Sydney. After Australia it is time to explore New Zealand! Fly to Auckland, the cultural capital of New Zealand packed with diverse neighborhoods and historical landmarks. Drive over the Auckland Harbour Bridge and take in the magnificent views of the Hauraki Gulf and the city skyline. Visit The Domain, the oldest park in Auckland and one of the largest in the city! Head on to Rotorua where you will try a traditional M?ori meal: hangi. Feel like in a movie scene at Hobbiton village, the movie set of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Trilogies. Catch a flight to Queenstown the Adventure Capital of New Zealand known for its wide range of outdoor activities including ziplining, bungee jumping, paragliding, and skydiving. Visit Milford Sound and its unforgettable sheer cliffs, thundering waterfalls, glaciers, and rainforest. Travel to Lake Tekapo, a breathtaking glacier-fed Lake where you will discover extraordinary views of the Southern Alps. After a night in this beautiful area, head to Christchurch, the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand. It is one of the world's most unique destinations, combining urban regeneration with innovation. Your tour of New Zealand will end in this fascinating city, and you will head home filled with unforgettable memories!