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Botanica

New Zealand Private Gardens and Landscapes

Christchurch to Queenstown

Trip Code: BTNZ8
8 Days
2 Nov 2020 & 8 Nov 2021
  • Trip Inclusions
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Similar Trips

Trip Inclusions

  • 8 days in a small group with a Botanical Guide and experienced Coach Captain
  • Stay 7 nights in 4-star hotels plus 15 meals
  • Airport transfers on first and last day
  • See spring wildflowers in bloom, enjoy private garden visits and meet their owners
  • Enjoy lunch at the Frensham Garden and tour Larnach Castle and garden
  • Visit Dunedin Botanic Gardens and Glenfalloch Woodland Garden
  • Cruise spectacular Milford Sound and enjoy nature's garden
  • Explore quaint Arrowtown and the adventure-capital of Queenstown

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Medium Fitness level - involves walking on uneven surfaces for more than one hour. A good degree of mobility is required
  • Group size 20-25 guests
  • Can be combined with: New Zealand's Taranaki Garden spectacular & Private Gardens BTNZTM9
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included
BTNZ8 map
Christchurch to Queenstown

Upon arrival you will be met at Christchurch airport and transferred to your hotel. This evening enjoy a Welcome Dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Christchurch, Rydges, Latimer Hotel

Daily :
  • Dinner

Journey to the historic Ohinetahi Garden and enjoy lunch at Frensham Garden, a private country garden. Also visit a private garden set on 3.5 hectares that prides itself on design, planting and maintenance.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Traverse the Canterbury Plains and admire the stunning alpine scenery. Travel via Ashburton, Timaru and Oamaru to Dunedin, with a visit to the Charitable Trust garden of Alan Trott. Visit the Trevor Griffiths Rose Garden – a tribute to the author and rosarian.

Stay: Two Nights, Dunedin, Scenic Hotel Dunedin City

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Visit Dunedin Botanic Gardens and Glenfalloch Woodland Garden featuring rhododendrons and azaleas. Enjoy a delicious lunch at Larnach Castle - with its magnificent private garden.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Today lookout for spring wildflowers en route to Te Anau. We visit a Southland garden set in the picturesque countryside.

Stay: Te Anau, Distinction Hotel and Villas

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy nature’s garden as you explore Mirror Lake, Homer Tunnel and The Chasm. Enjoy a spectacular cruise on Milford Sound.

Stay: Two Nights, Queenstown, Novotel Lakeside Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Take a tour of a spectacular private garden in Queenstown. Learn about gardening in the foothills of The Remarkables mountain range. Visit quaint Arrowtown, then enjoy free time in Queenstown before a Farewell Dinner this evening.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

After breakfast be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Would not hesitate to recommend Botanica and we are already looking into our next adventure.

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