Itinerary - Premier Golf

New Zealand Escorted Tour 2020 - Itinerary

March 13, 2020

  • Depart USA
  • Departure from USA on overnight flight to Queenstown. 1 day lost crossing the international dateline. Flights are not included in price but quotes are available from Premier Golf’s Brian Davis 770-291-4163
  • Or join us from Australia in Queenstown.

March 14, 2020

  • Day lost crossing the International Dateline

March 15, 2020

  • Arrive Auckland and connect to domestic flight to Queenstown
  • Upon arrival in Queenstown you will be met by a Premier Golf Representative
  • Transfer to hotel and check-in
  • Accommodation: Sofitel Queenstown
  • Welcome cocktails and dinner

March 16, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Golf: Jacks Point Golf Club, carts included
  • Dinner on own. Suggest Fish Bone and Grill

Optional Non-Golfer Activity:
Winery tour including Amisfield, Gibbston Valley and Chard Farm – explore some of the fine Pinot Noir’s made famous by the region.

March 17, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Dinner on own. Suggest Rata

Entire group activity:

  • Fly-cruise trip to the fjords, waterfalls and inlets of Milford Sound, which Rudyard Kipling called “the 8th wonder of the world”
  • Optional upgrade to exclusive helicopter flight

March 18, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Golf: The Hills, carts, lunch and drinks included
  • Dinner on own

Included Non-Golfer Activity:
Shotover Jet – one of the world’s most exhilarating boat rides, or for a gentler experience take a ride on the TSS Earnslaw over Lake Wakatipu.

March 19, 2020

  • Fly Queesnstown to Wellington
  • Breakfast included
  • Transfer to Queenstown Airport for a short flight to Wellington.
  • Accommodations: Wellington Museum Hotel
  • On arrival, transfers will be provided to golf at: Match v Paraparaumu Beach Golf Club (carts included)
  • Dinner on own. Suggest Logan Brown

Optional - Non-golfing Activity:
Take a stroll through Cuba Street and pay a visit to the Fork and Brewer. Afterwards visit the Wellington Chocolate Factory.

March 20, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Golf: Match v Royal Wellington (carts included)
  • Dinner on own. Suggest Chow.

Optional Non-Golfing Activity:
Enjoy a visit to Peter Jackson’s Weta Workshop to explore the magical world of movies and special effects.

March 21, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Arrive in Napier after a winery lunch stop at Craggy Range winery, plus a private wine tasting with owner Tim Turvey at award winning Clearview Estate Winery.
  • Rest of day at leisure at lodge.
  • Dinner at Lodge

March 22, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Golf: Cape Kidnappers (carts included, unlimited greenfees, so option to play 36 holes)
  • Dinner at Lodge

Optional - Non golfing Activities:
Enjoy lodge facilities, or take a Gannet Safari tour to visit one of the world’s largest land based gannet colonies.

Other options include a walk to a wild kiwi bird, or ATV Farm tour where you will enjoy exploring this working station and learning some of the intricacies of New Zealand farming with private guide and host.

March 23, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Check-out and transfer to Taupo.
  • Accommodations: Taupo Hilton

Included Activity:

Afternoon: Guided tour of the Taupo Geothermal region including a visit to Huka Falls and Wai O Tapu Geothermal field along with cultural Hangi meal and cocktail party at Dunalistair House at The Kinloch Club with chef Tom Laughlin.

March 24, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Golf: Kinloch GC (carts included)
  • Dinner in Taupo. Suggest The Bistro

Included - Non-golfing Activity:
A guided tour to Rotorua to visit Te Puia, the Maori cultural centre of New Zealand And a private guided tour of the Ohinimutu region with a private Maori guide. Optional Afternoon Activity Alternatively take a day fly fishing in what is arguably one of the world’s most famous trout rivers, the Tongairo River, made famous by American fishing legend, Zane Grey.

March 25, 2020

  • Fly Taupo to Kerikeri
  • Breakfast included
  • Check-out and fly from Taupo to Kerikeri followed by transfer to the Lodge at Kauri Cliffs.
  • Afternoon at leisure at the lodge, or optional 9 holes.
  • Dinner at Lodge

March 26, 2020

  • Breakfast included
  • Golf: Kauri Cliffs (carts included) – multi play option available.
  • Dinner at Lodge

Optional Non-golfing Activities:
Surf casting off Pink Beach at Kauri Cliffs, or horseback riding. Alternatively take a native forest walk to visit Tane Mahuta, the giant Kauri tree located in the Waipoua Forest.

March 27, 2020

  • Travel day (drive to Auckland) or optional add-on Tara Iti

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