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2017-2018 Season

Experience Tours

The North Island Experience (10 days / 9 nights)

Start Finish
AUCKLAND - Sunday a.m.
WELLINGTON - Tuesday a.m.
October 15, 2017
October 24, 2017
November 19, 2017
November 28, 2017
January 14, 2018
January 23, 2018
February 11, 2018
February 20, 2018
March 11, 2018  March 20, 2018 
Tour Price* NZ $8,410
Single Supplement NZ $1,620
* Price is per person, double occupancy. Single supplement is additional, for single occupancy. Exchange rates are advantageous for many countries right now. For indicative pricing in your currency, click on this currency converter or contact your bank. See Notes below for inclusions.

The South Island Experience (14 days / 13 nights)

Start Finish
WELLINGTON - Monday p.m. QUEENSTOWN - Sunday a.m.
October 23, 2017 November 5, 2017
November 27, 2017
December 10, 2017
January 22, 2018 February 4, 2018
February 19, 2018
March 4, 2018
March 19, 2018 April 1, 2018
April 9, 2018  April 22, 2018 
Tour Price* NZ $12,660
Single Supplement NZ $2,940
* Price is per person, double occupancy. Single supplement is additional, for single occupancy. Exchange rates are advantageous for many countries right now. For indicative pricing in your currency, click on this currency converter or contact your bank. See Notes below for inclusions.

The New Zealand Experience (22 days / 21 nights)

Start
Finish
AUCKLAND - Sunday a.m. QUEENSTOWN - Sunday a.m
October 15, 2017
November 5, 2017
November 19, 2017
December 10, 2017
January 14, 2018
February 4, 2018
February 11, 2018
March 4, 2018
March 11, 2018  April 1, 2018 
Tour Price* NZ $ 19,180
Single Supplement NZ $4,360
* Price is per person, double occupancy. Single supplement is additional, for single occupancy. Exchange rates are advantageous for many countries right now. For indicative pricing in your currency, click on this currency converter or contact your bank. See Notes below for inclusions.

The New Zealand Sampler (15 days / 14 nights)

Start Finish
AUCKLAND - Sunday a.m. QUEENSTOWN - Sunday a.m
November 5, 2017
November 19, 2017
January 7, 2018 January 21, 2018
February 18, 2018 March 4, 2018
March 11, 2018
March 25, 2018
Tour Price* NZ $14,090
Single Supplement NZ $2,600
* Price is per person, double occupancy. Single supplement is additional, for single occupancy. Exchange rates are advantageous for many countries right now. For indicative pricing in your currency, click on this currency converter or contact your bank. See Notes below for inclusions.

The South Island Sampler (9 days / 8 nights)

Start
Finish
CHRISTCHURCH - Saturday p.m. QUEENSTOWN - Sunday a.m.
November 11, 2017
November 19, 2017
January 13, 2018
January 21, 2018
February 24, 2018
March 4, 2018
March 17, 2018 March 25, 2018
Tour Price* NZ $ 8,460
Single Supplement NZ $1,570
* Price is per person, double occupancy. Single supplement is additional, for single occupancy. Exchange rates are advantageous for many countries right now. For indicative pricing in your currency, click on this currency converter or contact your bank. See Notes below for inclusions.

The Wild South Experience (21 days / 20 nights)

Start Finish
DUNEDIN - Sunday a.m.
NELSON - Saturday a.m.
February 11, 2018
March 3, 2018
Tour Price* NZ $19,800
Single Supplement NZ $4,430
* Price is per person, double occupancy. Single supplement is additional, for single occupancy. Exchange rates are advantageous for many countries right now. For indicative pricing in your currency, click on this currency converter or contact your bank. See Notes below for inclusions.

 

Self-drive Tours


TOUR
CLASSIC STAYS:
Low Season Price*
PREMIER STAYS:
Low Season Price*
CLASSIC STAYS:
High Season Price*
PREMIER STAYS:
High Season Price*
Heritage (NI 14 days)
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
Southern Alps ( South Island 9 days) +
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
Coastal Explorer (SI 11 days)
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
Southern Traverse (SI 15 days) +
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
Great Southern Loop (SI 20 days) +
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
New Zealand Highlights (NZ 11 days)
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
New Zealand Discovery (NZ 14 days) + #
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
New Zealand Wanderer (NZ 23 days) + #
NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
New Zealand Odyssey (NZ 32 days) + ~ NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
Of Elves & Men (NZ 23 days) # ^ NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA NZ $ TBA
* Low Season is May - Sept, High Season is Oct - April. Valid for travel to 31 March 2017. Travel between 20 Dec and 10 Jan may be subject to surcharges and minimum stay requirements. Price is per person, double occupancy. + Includes Fiordland Nature Cruise. ~ includes Overnight Fiordland Nature Cruise. # Includes Ferry crossing. ^ Includes Hobbiton tour, Edoras tour and Queenstown LOTR tour. Exchange rates are advantageous for many countries right now. For indicative pricing in your currency, click on this currency converter or contact your bank. See Notes below for additional inclusions.

Private Tours

Because these tours are highly customized, pricing is available on request.

Notes

  • The above start dates are within New Zealand. Note that you will need to account for time zone and international date line changes in your travel plans.
  • You may wish to arrive in New Zealand one day early in order to start the tour refreshed.
  • The above prices include New Zealand Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 15%.
  • Prices are subject to change due to operator increases and GST fluctuations.
  • Experience Tours include 4- and 5-star accommodation, a wide range of activities, dining, guiding, and transport as outlined in the Experience Tour itineraries.
  • Self-drive Tours include 4-star accommodation, compact automatic rental car (Toyota Corolla or similar) with no-excess insurance and unlimited kilometers, Milford Sound Nature Cruise if applicable, Ferry transport and transfers if applicable, personalized trip note packet, and airport greeting and orientation. See other activity inclusions for Of Elves & Men self-drive. Accommodation and vehicle upgrades and other room and vehicle configurations are available on request. Additional holiday-season surcharges and minimum stays may be applicable from 20 December to 10 January. 
  • Please see the various itineraries and request an e-brochure for a full description of the features included in your guided tour or self-drive package deal. 
  • Tour pricing is per person, based on double occupancy. The single supplement is an additional surcharge based on single occupancy.
  • Additional charges may be applicable for customization or changes to the itineraries offered here. 
  • International and domestic airfares are not included in the tour price, with the exception of those domestic flights identified in the itinerary.
  • Black Sheep tours are priced and sold in New Zealand dollars (NZ $).
  • The NZForex currency converter link used here is for your convenience and is in no way associated with Black Sheep Touring Co.
  • Click on the link here for General Information for Guided or Self-drive Tours or look under the Dates & Rates drop-down menu for more information, terms, and conditions.