7 days in New Zealand Itinerary

7 days in New Zealand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Rotorua
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Queenstown
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Rotorua

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Orakei Korako Geothermal Park & Cave and Mt Maunganui Main Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Waimangu Volcanic Valley and River Rafting & Tubing. Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Volcanic Hills Winery, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and identify plant and animal life at Redwoods Treewalk.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rotorua online day trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Rotorua is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) is 4 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in August: high temperatures in Rotorua hover around 17°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Rotorua

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Orakei Korako Geothermal Park & Cave, River Rafting & Tubing, Mt Maunganui Main Beach
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Horseback Riding Tours
Mt Maunganui Main Beach ©
Mt Maunganui Main Beach
Waimangu Volcanic Valley ©
Waimangu Volcanic Valley

3
nights
Queenstown

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): head outdoors with Arrowtown Village, get your game on at Dark Ride, and then take a memorable drive along Glenorchy-Queenstown Road. On your second day here, trek along Queenstown Hill, take the plunge with a skydiving experience, and then do a tasting at Chard Farm Winery.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Queenstown route tool.

Getting from Rotorua to Queenstown by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Queenstown

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Arrowtown Village
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Queenstown Hill ©
Queenstown Hill
Arrowtown Village ©
Arrowtown Village
Skydiving

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