Storied Escapes

Storied Escapes

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Sample New Zealand Itinerary: 10-Day Private New Zealand Tour

Explore New Zealand's incredible landscapes on this 10-day New Zealand itinerary. Visit island vineyards, see geothermal wonders, and explore some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world.

On our tours, guests enjoy:

  • Thrilling destinations
  • Seamless planning
  • Private tours
  • Custom itineraries
  • Exceptional local guides and drivers

Find all this and more on this incredible itinerary!

Custom-Made for You

This tour is fully customizable to match your travel preferences and budget. Simply fill out our Trip Design Form and one of our travel advisors will be in touch to plan your dream trip.

Sample New Zealand Accommodations

Below is a sample of New Zealand's incredible accommodations.
Accommodations can be adjusted for travel preferences, budget, and availability.

Below is a sample of New Zealand's incredible accommodations.
Accommodations can be adjusted for travel preferences, budget, and availability.

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Park Hyatt Auckland

Located on Auckland's vibrant waterfront, this luxurious hotel offers fantastic dining and spa experiences.

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Pullman Rotorua

Located near Rotorua Lake, this modern hotel is ideally situated to explore the region's geothermal wonders.

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Sofitel Queenstown

Enjoy elegant decor at this beautiful hotel, which is centrally-located in downtown Queenstown.

Sample New Zealand Itinerary

This sample New Zealand itinerary highlights New Zealand’s breathtaking landscapes.

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Day 01. Arrive In Auckland

Begin your Kiwi adventure with a warm welcome in Auckland, the City of Sails.

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Day 02. Auckland Highlights & Sky Tower

Enjoy panoramic views of Auckland from the Sky Tower, learn about New Zealand’s fascinating history at the Auckland Museum, and stroll along Auckland’s vibrant waterfront.

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Day 03. Waiheke Island

Take a scenic ferry ride to Waiheke Island for a day of wine tasting and seaside relaxation.

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Day 04. Glowworms & Haka

Journey to Rotorua, stopping along the way to take a surreal boat ride in the Waitomo glowworm caves. This evening, experience the Māori cultural tradition of the Haka.

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Day 05. Rotorua Wonders

Explore Rotorua’s spectacular geothermal wonders and learn about Māori cultural heritage.

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Day 06. Journey to Queenstown

Fly to Queenstown and ascend Bob’s Peak for spectacular views of the Southern Alps.

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Day 07. Milford Sound

Embark on a picturesque cruise through Milford Sound, known for its towering cliffs and cascading waterfalls.

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Day 08. Wine Tasting

Indulge in the flavors of Central Otago’s renowned wine country with a leisurely day of wine tasting.

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Day 09. Dart River Adventures

Navigate the thrilling rapids of the Dart River and explore the stunning surroundings of Queenstown.

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Day 10. Farewell to New Zealand

After 10 amazing days, bid farewell to New Zealand, with unforgettable memories of your Kiwi journey.

Ready to Customize?

Ready to customize this trip to make it your own? Simply fill out the Trip Design Form below and one of our travel advisors will be in touch to plan your dream trip.

Trip Design Form

Frequently Asked Questions

Our most frequently asked questions and answers

Our services are free to our clients! Tour operators pay us a commission when you book your trip with us.

We customize every trip to your budget and travel preferences. We can adjust trip length, accommodations, tours, and locations to accommodate different budgets.

We’d love to plan your trip! The first step is to fill out our Trip Design Form. Once you submit the form, we’ll be in touch to plan the trip of your dreams.

We do not book flights but we’re happy to advise you on the best flights to book.

Yes! You’ll be assigned private guides and drivers so you are accompanied throughout your trip.

We do not get any travel deals or discounts. We focus on providing value through a seamless travel process with unforgettable experiences.

Yes, we recommend all travelers get travel insurance. You can use our partner link to get travel insurance with Faye Insurance or find an option that works best for you.

Yes! All of our trips are custom-designed to meet our guests’ individual travel preferences and goals.