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Motor Roaming in New Zealand

Private Travel | Self-drive 20 Days & 19 Nights

Enjoy the independence and freedom of
this motorhome holiday, discovering New
Zealand’s spectacular scenic highlights
and fascinating history at your own pace.
Includes motorhome, pre-booked campsites,
motorhome insurance and ferry crossings.

The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • Enjoy the freedom of travelling by motorhome throughout New Zealand
  • Drive through dramatic scenery
  • Take a cruise through the spectacular Milford Sound
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Standard Private Tour in brief

Day 1: Auckland

Arrive and transfer to the Sudima Auckland Airport Hotel for 1 night. (N)

Day 2: Coromandel

Make your way to the motorhome depot for a briefing. Drive to Coromandel for an overnight stay at the Shelley Beach Top 10 Holiday Park. (N)

Day 3: Waihi beach

Explore the Coromandel Peninsula. Overnight stay at Beachaven Holiday Park, Waihi Beach. (N)

Day 4: Rotorua

Head to Rotorua for an overnight stay at the Rotorua Thermal Holiday Park. (N)

Day 5: Taupo

Drive for 1 hour to Taupo and stay at the All Seasons Holiday Park. (N)

Day 6: Napier

Continue to Napier and stay one night at the beachfront Bayview Snapper Holiday Park. (N)

Days 7-8: Wellington

Drive to Wellington and stay for 2 nights at the waterfront Bella Vista Motel, located a few kilometres from the city centre. (N)

Days 9-10: Nelson

Take the ferry to Picton, then drive west to Nelson. Stay 2 nights at Tahuna Beach Holiday Park. (N)

Day 11: Greymouth

Continue to Greymouth for a 1-night stay at the Seaside Top 10 Holiday Park. (N)

Days 12-13: Franz Josef

Continue down the coast to Franz Josef for a 2-night stay at the Rainforest Holiday Park. (N)

Days 14-15: Queenstown

Drive to Queenstown via Mount Aspiring National Park and stay 2 nights at the Queenstown Lakeview Holiday Park. (N)

Days 16-17: Fiordland National Park

Drive to Te Anau and stay 2 nights at the Te Anau Lakeview Holiday Park. The next day, cruise on Milford Sound in the Fiordland National Park. (N)

Day 18: Dunedin

Drive east to Dunedin and stay at either the Dunedin Holiday Park close to the city or the Portobello Tourist Park. (N).

Days 19-20: Christchurch

Follow the road north to Christchurch. On arrival, drop off your motorhome at the airport and stay at the Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport. The next day, either continue your holiday or fly home. (N)

Meal basis

As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.

Important Information Discovery tour

This tour is best suited to the hardier traveller as it includes some basic accommodation and some rougher road journeys.

Tailor-made travel

For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.

Standard private tour accommodation

Standard private tour extensions

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Dates & prices



Flexible Prices & Itineraries
For a quote based on alternative accommodation standards or flight options, or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 7873 5000 or send an email enquiry

Additional Information

Please call 020 7873 5000 for more information or to make a booking.

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.

  • • Accommodation, itinerary & meal basis as described
    • Local Transfers in a private chauffeur-driven vehicle
    • The support (if required) of an English speaking local representative
    • Local guides and entrance fees where applicable

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