6 days in New Zealand Itinerary

6 days in New Zealand Itinerary

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Start: Kingston, Jamaica
Fly:  29 h
1
Wellington
— 1 day
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Taupo
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Auckland
— 1 night
Fly:  29 h
End: Kingston, Jamaica

1
day
Wellington

Wellington
Wellington, the world's southernmost capital city and New Zealand's second most populous urban area, combines the nation's rugged history and nature with its modern and cosmopolitan present.
On the 7th (Thu), catch a ride on Wellington Cable Car and then see the interesting displays at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Wellington driving holiday planner.

Kingston, Jamaica to Wellington is an approximately 27-hour flight. Traveling from Kingston to Wellington, you'll lose 17 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Kingston in January; daily highs in Wellington reach 24°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Taupo.

Things to do in Wellington

Museums Transportation Historic Sites
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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Wellington Cable Car ©
Wellington Cable Car

2
nights
Taupo

Taupo ©
The resort town of Taupo lies on the banks of Lake Taupo, the largest body of water in the whole of Australasia.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, witness a stunning natural landmark at Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Lava Glass, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Huka Falls Walkway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cast your line with a fishing tour, take in the exciting artwork at L'Arte, thenview the masterpieces at Tukairangi Gallery, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kinloch Beach.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Taupo trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Wellington to Taupo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Auckland.

Things to do in Taupo

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Rotorua
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Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland ©
Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
Huka Falls Walkway
Huka Falls Walkway
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
Auckland

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Devonport.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Auckland trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Taupo to Auckland takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Auckland

Nature Parks Neighborhoods
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Devonport ©
Devonport

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