17 days in New Zealand, Australia & Fiji Itinerary

17 days in New Zealand, Australia & Fiji Itinerary

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Auckland, New Zealand
— 1 night
2
Rotorua, New Zealand
— 3 nights
3
Queenstown, New Zealand
— 2 nights
4
Melbourne, Australia
— 3 nights
5
Sydney, Australia
— 4 nights
6
Sigatoka, Fiji
— 1 night
7
Nadi, Fiji
— 1 night

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Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland ©
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
On the 3rd (Sat), stroll through Cheltenham Beach, learn about all things military at Auckland Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from SkyTower.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Auckland trip planning website.

Atlanta, USA to Auckland is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 17 hours traveling from Atlanta to Auckland. Traveling from Atlanta in June, expect nights in Auckland to be slightly colder, around °F, while days are cooler, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Rotorua.

Things to do in Auckland

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Cheltenham Beach
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Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum
SkyTower ©
SkyTower
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki ©
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki

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Rotorua, New Zealand

Surrounded by lakes and featuring impressive areas of geothermal landscape, the city of Rotorua offers an otherwordly landscape and a welcoming, peaceful environment, with the culture of the native Maori people very much in the foreground.
Te Puia and St Michael's Catholic Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rotorua: Taupo (Huka Honey Hive, Huka Falls Walkway, &more). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Paradise Valley Springs Wildlife Park, take in the natural beauty of Lady Knox Geyser, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Rotorua day trip website.

You can drive from Auckland to Rotorua in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Auckland in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Rotorua, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Rotorua

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Taupo
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Huka Falls Walkway
Huka Falls Walkway
Huka Prawn Park ©
Huka Prawn Park

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Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Kiwi Birdlife Park, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at The Remarkables Ski Area.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Queenstown online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Rotorua to Queenstown takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Queenstown

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown
Kiwi Birdlife Park ©
Kiwi Birdlife Park
The Remarkables Ski Area ©
The Remarkables Ski Area

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Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne Museum and National Gallery of Victoria are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Old Melbourne Gaol and Cooks' Cottage will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Australian Sports Museum, take an in-depth tour of Immigration Museum, test your team's savvy at Escape Hunt Melbourne, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne online holiday planner.

You can fly from Queenstown to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is minus 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
The Rocks and Sydney Opera House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. We've included these beaches for you: Bondi Beach and Maroubra Beach Rocky Climb. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, admire all the interesting features of Chinese Garden of Friendship, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney tour itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in June, things will get a bit warmer in Sydney: highs are around °F and lows about °F. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sigatoka.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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Sigatoka, Fiji

Sigatoka ©
Located at the western end of Coral Coast, with its long sheltered beaches and popular surf spots, Sigatoka is best known for its immediate surroundings than for the town itself.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Natadola Beach.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Sigatoka holiday maker website.

Getting from Sydney to Sigatoka by flight takes about 9 hours. Traveling from Sydney to Sigatoka, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Sigatoka is somewhat warmer than Sydney - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Nadi.

Things to do in Sigatoka

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Natadola Beach ©
Natadola Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Nadi, Fiji

Home to the country's primary international airport, Nadi serves as the gateway to Fiji.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Nadi trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Sigatoka to Nadi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Nadi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nadi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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