Tour Dates:

Mar 15, 2024 - Mar 27, 2024

Starting from:


per person from Chicago, based on double occupancy

Experience the wonders of New Zealand this March as you explore the diverse cities and countryside vineyards of the North Island before traveling to the more rugged mountains and noteworthy crystal-clear lakes of the South Island. Along the way, you’ll be immersed in the native New Zealand culture of the Māori people and touch on examples of creation care. Participants will also visit the famous Hobbit film site for the Lord of the Rings movies. This tour is bound to leave you in awe of the natural beauty and vibrant culture New Zealand has to offer!


  • Roundtrip air from Chicago to Auckland
  • Three intra-New Zealand flights
  • Hotel accommodations in moderate first-class hotels
  • Nine breakfasts, three lunches, and five dinners
  • Sightseeing in the cities of Auckland, Tauranga, Rotorua, Wellington, and Christchurch
  • Hauraki Gulf cruise to Waiheke Island
  • Traditional Māori cultural experience
  • Visit to Hobbiton movie set
  • Visit to Te Puia, the Māori Arts and Crafts Centre
  • Te Po- Māori Cultural performance
  • Day tour to Lake Tekapo
  • Tips and taxes included
  • Motorcoach transportation for complete itinerary