Gold New Zealand & Fiji Honeymoon
Day 1 | Arrival at The Boatshed
Upon arriving in Auckland you will be transferred to the ferry for Waiheke Island.
A 40 minute boat ride from Downtown Auckland will have you at The Boatshed.
This afternoon is at your leisure.
Day 2 | Waiheke Wine and Food Tour
Today we suggest taking a half day winery tour with local resident and guide Chris Palmer.
Explore some of the islands best wineries, tasting as you go. Stop for lunch at one of the many picturesque wineries where you can sample some of the area’s finest produce.
The rest of the afternoon is at your leisure to explore the island, or relax at the beach.
Day 3 | Arrival at Treetops Lodge
Today you will take the ferry back to Downtown Auckland where you will be transferred to your flight to Rotorua. This flight is approximately 45 mins.
From here you will be transferred by private vehicle to Treetops Lodge.
This afternoon is at your leisure to explore your surrounds. We can organise any additional activities should you wish.
Day 4 | Rotorua Spa Day
Explore the onsite wilderness spa and discover luxurious interludes and rejuvenating experiences.
Go for their special hot stone massage. Sense the warmth of heated stones on your skin and catch the alluring scent of native plants.
Perhaps try their Detox Seaweed Body Wrap. Stimulating and invigorating organic seaweed, and essential oils of Cypress, Juniper and Lemon help to encourage toxin removal leaving you feel refreshed and revitalised.
Day 5 | Day at Leisure in Rotorua
Today is at your leisure in Rotorua. You may like to enjoy a cultural excursion or a visit to the geothermal parks of Te Puia and Wai O Tapu.
If adrenaline pumping activities are more your style, head out for a day white water rafting or experience the Lost World excursion in Waitomo (start with a 100m abseil into a cave, and then walk out seeing glow-worms on the way).
Day 6 | Arrival at Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat
This morning you will be transferred to Rotorua Airport for your flight to Christchurch. A flight approximately 1 hr 45 mins.
At the airport collect your rental vehicle and drive to Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat. This drive is approximately 3.5 hours.
Tonight participate in the unique dark sky experience in the Pukaki Observatory and adjoining wine cellar. View the Milky Way Galaxy, stars and planets through their telescope or explore your astrophotography skills.
Day 7 | Glacier Heli Hike
Fly from Mount Cook airport over the gorgeous Tasman Glacier Lake and ice formations to a location 3000m above sea level.
Venture on to the surprisingly undulating ice terrain in the shadow of the highest peaks of the Southern Alps. Equipped with glacier boots and crampons, spend the next 2 hours in another world amongst the mountains.
On the return flight home, you’ll fly close by the massive 1,000 metre high (3,200 feet) Hochstetter Icefall on the eastern face of Aoraki/Mt Cook.
Day 8 | Arrival at The Spire
Today you will take a scenic drive to Queenstown - approximately 2.5 hours.
Stop in at the stunning turquoise Lake Tekapo and visit the iconic Church of the Good Shepherd.
This afternoon is at your leisure to relax and enjoy your surroundings. Your Touch of Spice guide can assist with any additional arrangements you would like to make.
Day 9 | Milford Sound Helicopter Excursion
Fly across Lake Wakatipu into the heart of Fiordland National Park to the breath-taking Lake Quill and the 1900ft Sutherland Falls.
Fly the length of Milford Sound past sheer cliffs and gushing waterfalls. Experience an exhilarating flight past spectacular mountains, blue-green ice falls and amazing glacial ice formations.
Continue onward to an alpine picnic while enjoying the peace and tranquility of the wilderness.
Day 10 | Day at Leisure in Queenstown
Today is at your leisure in Queenstown.
You may like to enjoy one of the many activities on offer. We recommend enjoying a private tour of the wineries, get adventurous with a bungy or simply relax and take in the views from the bathtub!
We can assist with any additional arrangements you would like to make.
Day 11 | Arrival at Likuliku Lagoon Resort
Today you will make your way to Fiji.
You will be transferred via private vehicle to Queenstown airport for your flight.
Upon arrival in Fiji, you will be met and transferred to your awaiting boat transfer to Likuliku.
This afternoon is at your leisure to explore your surroundings.
Day 12-14 | Days at Leisure in Fiji
The rest of your honeymoon is at your leisure.
Laze on your daybed, snorkel the azure, crystal clear waters of Likuliku Lagoon, visit the Sacred Sites, be pampered from head to toe or feel the rush as you jet ski to a deserted island.
The choice of land and sea activities is seemingly endless and you can be as adventurous or relaxed as you like.
Day 15 | Homeward bound
Today you will be transferred to the airport to check in for your departing flights homewards.