Ultraluxe South Pacific Itinerary
Day 1 | Arrival at Ataahua Lodge
After arriving in Auckland, you will be met and escorted to the nearby helipad for your private helicopter transfer to Ataahua Lodge. This is a flight time of approximately 40 minutes.
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 2 | White Island Heli-Excursion
Experience the thrill of a private helicopter excursion to both Mount Tarawera and White Island.
The contrast between these two volcanoes couldn’t be more amazing, from the active crater floor and steaming crater lake of White Island to the heights of Mount Tarawera‘s summit where you will enjoy spectacular vistas of the Volcanoes craters and the surrounding Lakes district.
Day 3 | Day at Leisure
Today is at your leisure on the property, or you may want to visit nearby Rotorua for a unique Maori cultural experience
Alternatively if feeling adventurous you could hike Mount Maunganui which offers views across the entire bay.
Day 4 | Arrival at Cape Kidnappers
Enjoy a morning helicopter transfer to Lake Taupo where you will enjoy a day of fly-fishing or a private boat cruise on Lake Taupo.
Your helicopter flight will then continue to The Farm at Cape Kidnappers where the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure.
Day 5 | Day at leisure
Today is at your leisure on the property.
You may take the opportunity to play the Tom Doak designed par 71 Cape Kidnappers Golf Course, enjoy a thrilling ride around the 6,000 acre farm on a Can-Am tour, or perhaps join in on the Kiwi Discovery Walk. Your chance to see the rare, endangered kiwi in its own, natural habitat.
Day 6 | Arrival at Lodge at The Hills
This morning you will be transferred by private vehicle before boarding your private jet for your flight to Queenstown.
This afternoon is at your leisure to relax and enjoy your surroundings at Lodge at The Hills.
Day 7 | Dusky Sound Helicopter Excursion
Fly south west from Queenstown to remote Dusky Sound and land on a floating helipad. On arrival you will transfer to ‘Storm Jet’ to enjoy fishing and exploring activities. Your pilot will even don a wetsuit to dive in the water and hunt for fresh crayfish for you!
A gourmet lunch will be cooked on board, with NZ wines and beers included.
After lunch, you can explore the shoreline, and retrace the steps of where Captain Cook first made landfall in New Zealand.
Day 8 | Day at Leisure
Today is at your leisure in Queenstown.
You may like to enjoy one of the many activities on offer - we recommend enjoying a leisurely (or challenging) hike, a round of golf, mountain biking or simply exploring the towns shops and cafes in Queenstown or nearby Arrowtown.
Day 9 | Arrival at Southern Ocean Lodge
This morning you will be transferred by private vehicle before boarding your private jet for your flight to Kangaroo Island.
This afternoon is at your leisure to relax and enjoy your surroundings.
Day 10 | Kangaroo Island Tour
This half day experience is a spectacular introduction to Kangaroo Island’s wildlife, maritime heritage and stunning coastal landscapes and takes full advantage of the Lodge’s unique location.
Cape du Couedic Lighthouse, Remarkable Rocks, Admirals Arch and a fur seal colony are just some of the trip highlights. Wander amongst the rare Cape Barren Geese and search the leafy eucalyptus for a sleepy koala.
Day 11 | Day at Leisure
Enjoy a day at leisure at the property.
Perhaps explore the region with a Coastal Clifftop Walk, get adventurous with a Quad Bike Safari or Kayaking on the South West River, or simply pamper yourself with a Spa Treatment.
Day 12 | Arrival at Longitude 131°
This morning you will be transferred by private vehicle to Kangaroo Island Airport for your private charter to Uluru.
You will be met on arrival at Uluru Airport and transferred by private vehicle to Longitude 131°. This afternoon is at your leisure.
Day 13 | Experience Uluru
Explore the most profound and culturally significant monolith in Australia.
Drive around the base and enjoy a short walk into Mutitjulu Waterhole, visit rock art sites and the local waterhole with your guide to learn of Uluru’s significance to the Anangu (local Aboriginal people).
Continue your drive around the base, experience the Mala walk before adjourning to the Talinguru Nyakunytjaku viewing for a sunset from a different perspective over Uluru with Kata Tjuta in the distance.
Day 14 | Arrival at Park Hyatt Sydney
This morning you will be transferred by private vehicle to Uluru Airport for your private charter to Sydney.
You will be met on arrival by your driver and transferred by private vehicle to your accommodation.
This afternoon is at your leisure.
Day 15 | Hunter Valley Heli Tour
Head to Australia’s signature vineyard and wine making region – The Hunter Valley. Experience local wine tasting before sitting down to a gourmet lunch at one of the region’s most reputable restaurants.
During the flight you will see panoramic views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and Sydney’s spectacular skyline before heading North past the Northern Beaches and Ku Ring Gai National Park en-route to the Hunter Valley.
Day 16 | Sydney Harbour Cruise
Cruising on Sydney Harbour is a quintessential Australian experience. Begin your day with a sensational 2-hour scheduled harbour morning tea cruise aboard a 52' Motor Yacht and be engulfed by the beauty and magic of Sydney. Your host will share the rich history of Sydney Harbour and its foreshore as you take in the sites of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Sydney Opera House and the bays and coves of Sydney Harbour.
This afternoon is at your leisure, perhaps a relaxing massage could be on the cards.
Day 17 | Arrival at Kokomo
After a private charter from Sydney to Kokomo, Fiji, sink into the tranquility of the island.
Enjoy the beach front gourmet restaurants in the evening before watching the sunset over the reef.
Day 18 | Fishing Charter
Your guide will collect you from your accommodation for your private day of fishing. With direct access to the Great Astrolabe Reef and inviting azure waters, the sea is overflowing with exhilarating escapades. Fish are plentiful and varied and as such, Kokomo Private Island offers some of the best fishing in the world.
Day 19 & 20 | Days at Leisure
The next two days are at your leisure.Take the time to explore the island and surrounding area. Perhaps venture to the neighboring island and explore underwater caves and grottos, snorkel with turtles, or unwind with a seashell massage – unique to the Pacific Islands.
Day 21 | Departure
Today you will be transferred to your departing flights homewards
- All Accommodation
- All Transfers
- All meals are provided
- Activities included (excluding days at leisure suggestions)
Price on application.
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The (not so) small print
- Other accommodation options are also available in conjunction with this itinerary.
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- All elements of this package are subject to availability at the time of booking.
- Prices exclude alcoholic drinks apart from where specified in the inclusions.
- Prices will vary depending on the time of year that you travel