The Self-drive New Zealand Trip

Ideal time to visit: November to March
Vehicle: Self-Owned Car/Motorcycle that suits your needs with clear title

Drive through mesmerizing landscapes surrounded by snow-capped mountains and pristine lakes, in one of the world’s most mesmerizing countries, New Zealand. The country is made up of the most spectacular landscapes, from vast mountain ranges, steaming volcanoes to steeping coastlines. It is a natural playground for thrill seekers and adventurers and those who simply want to visit for the culture and landscapes. With something to experience every moment, get ready to discover yourself anew with Embarq!

Day 01

Arrival in Auckland

In spite of being a business city, Auckland offers a lot of adventure sports, stunning beaches, smooth roads and ample opportunities to relax before you start the drive the next day.

Day 02
Driving Distance: 239 Kms

Drive to Rotorua, a city with 18 gorgeous lakes, magical forests and the incredible thermal pools, taking relaxation to the next level. Explore the Maori culture at a village nearby.

Day 03
Driving Distance: 475 Kms

Drive to Wellington, a small, compact town jam-packed with enormous energy, fun and adventure.

Day 04
Driving Distance: 363 Kms

Cross over into the South Island on a ferry and then drive through a scenic route to the resort town of New Zealand famous for its hot springs

Day 05
Driving Distance: 477 Kms

Drive to Mount Cook National Park. This park has some incredible skyscraping peaks, glaciers and permanent snow fields, all set under a star-studded sky. Relax and enjoy the evening in the lap of nature

Day 06
Driving Distance: 263 Kms

Overflowing with adrenaline, Queenstown is undoubtedly the ‘adventure capital of the world’. The birth-mother of bungee jumping, this city has got a lot to offer. Indulge into the numerous adventure sports, soak into the natural beauty of its majestic hills and turquoise sea or treat yourself at the cosmopolitan cafes, vineyards and bars!

Day 07
Driving Distance: 200 Kms

Explore the places in and around Queenstown. Go bungee jumping, enjoy the cable ride to the top most point for a stunning view of Queenstown. Or take a day trip to the Milford Sound.

Day 08
Departure from Queenstown

Pack up all the amazing memories and head back home to prepare for the next road-trip!

Cost Details:

A trip with the above itinerary starts from Rs.230,000/- per head (with 2 people in one car). However, we can curate an itinerary for you that suits your budget, dates and convenience. To know more or to customize this drive, click here!

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