Discover Australia & New Zealand by Qantas Vacations

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Page 3 of Discover Australia & New Zealand

4 · fiji newzealand a u st ralia royal escorted 22 or 24 days flights coach cruise arthur s pass fully escorted in new zealand and australia nights at destinations 22 days new zealand and australia auckland 1 rotorua 2 christchurch 1 franz josef 1 queenstown 2 mt cook 1 sydney 3 melbourne 2 alice springs 1 ayers rock 1 dunk island 2 cairns 2 24 days fiji new zealand and australia same as 22-day plus coral coast 2 our most popular vacation highlights fiji explore the coral coast day 1 los angeles 24 day passengers depart today this evening board your flight bound for nadi fiji islands d day 9 christchurch franz josef board the tranzalpine express for your train journey through spectacular alpine scenery in the southern alps continue down the rugged west coast to the remarkable sight of franz josef glacier overnight franz josef franz josef glacier hotel b,d day 2 in flight cross the international dateline and lose a day day 3­day 4 optional day 3 arrive nadi fiji 24-day passengers arrive nadi today today you arrive into the beautiful fiji islands on arrival in nadi transfer to your hotel where an early check-in has been arranged enjoy your luxury accommodation on this tropical island paradise for two nights overnight coral coast outrigger on the lagoon fiji for 2 nights b 22-day passengers depart los angeles today day 10 franz josef queenstown magical scenery presents itself today as you travel over haast pass then along the shores of lakes wanaka and hawea check in to your accommodation located right on queenstown s waterfront tonight enjoy dinner at the skyline restaurant with stunning views of the resort township of queenstown overnight queenstown novotel gardens for 2 nights b,d new zealand tour the geothermal region of rotorua hangi feast and maori concert cross the southern alps by rail view spectacular franz josef glacier cruise beautiful milford sound tour mt cook national park day 11 milford sound cruise enjoy the beauty of fiordland national park as you cruise milford sound beneath tumbling waterfalls and famous mitre peak the optional return flight to queenstown provides a memorable aerial perspective of this untamed region flight own expense b,l australia day 4 fiji at leisure today is at leisure to enjoy this beautiful island swim in the crystal ocean waters take a dip in the pool join an optional cruise to an outer tropical island own expense or relax in the stunning surroundings of this tropical hideaway b 22-day passengers cross the international dateline and lose a day sydney sights and southern surf beaches tour the sydney opera house sydney harbour luncheon cruise city sights tour of melbourne tour ayers rock and the olgas relax on tropical dunk island cruise to the great barrier reef see the pamagirri aboriginal dancers kuranda scenic railway opportunity to cuddle a koala kuranda day 12 queenstown mt cook the morning is free before traveling to new zealand s highest peak mt cook where the tasman glacier flows down its eastern slopes if the weather permits take a ski-plane flight over this spectacular region including landing on the glacier optional own expense overnight mt cook national park the hermitage b,d day 5 auckland fly from fiji to auckland new zealand today meet your tour director on arrival in the north island city of auckland make an early-morning check-in at your hotel before an afternoon of sightseeing gather this evening for a special welcome dinner hosted by your tour director overnight auckland crowne plaza b,d 22-day passengers arrive in auckland and join the tour price includes airfare from los angeles and within australia new zealand and fiji fully escorted in new zealand and australia with tour director and driver/guides luxury motorcoaches and superior accommodations free travel kit including stylish travel bag and map centrally-located hotels in key locations 41 meals included 23 breakfasts b 5 lunches l 13 dinners d hotel porterage and restaurant tipping included country homestay option on day 7 note itinerary effective 01 apr 06 for tours departing before 01 apr 06 refer to our 2005 brochure for all departure dates prior to april 1 2006 note that the tour with fiji is 25 days and that fiji is a 3 night stopover at the end of the australia section refer to your 2005/06 brochure day 13 mt cook christchurch sydney travel via lake pukaki lake tekapo and burkes pass through the plains of canterbury to christchurch where you board your flight to sydney australia check into your hotel and relax for the remainder of the day overnight sydney shangri-la hotel for 3 nights b,l day 6 auckland rotorua travel south to waitomo caves for a guided boat tour of the fascinating glowworm grotto then continue to rotorua thermal region where you are invited to a special hangi feast and maori concert overnight rotorua millennium hotel for 2 nights b,d day 14 sydney sights opera house see sydney s famous sights including hyde park kings cross and bondi beach as you tour the city and its southern beaches at midday board a luncheon cruise on sydney s beautiful harbor this afternoon you have a guided tour of the sydney opera house sydney s distinct landmark the evening is free for your own arrangements b,l day 7 thermal reserve tour te puia thermal reserve viewing its boiling mud pools and steaming geysers see an agricultural show and sheep-shearing display then travel to rainbow springs to view the flightless kiwi bird later choose to experience rural living with a country family enjoy a home-cooked dinner and stay the night or dine and stay at the hotel b,d day 15 sydney at leisure relax and enjoy cosmopolitan sydney at your own pace today perhaps take an optional sightseeing tour to the hunter valley or the blue mountains own expense stroll the famous rocks area or visit the exclusive queen victoria shopping complex b day 8 rotorua christchurch there is time to relax before flying to the charming city of christchurch on new zealand s south island overnight christchurch crowne plaza b,d