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22 Days | 21 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 53 total, 19 breakfasts, 16 lunches, 18 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian; Gluten Free; Vegetarian; Vegetarian.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Sudima Hotel: Rotorua, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
1000 Eruera Street
Rotorua, New Zealand
phone: +6473481174
web: www.lakeplazahotel.co.nz/

Room amenities: Guestrooms are double occupancy with tea/coffee making facilities, direct dial telephones, iron, a hair dryer, TV including Sky TV, and alarm clock. The Sudima Hotel Lake Rotorua now boasts wireless high-speed broadband internet access in every guest room and all public areas.

Facility amenities: The hotel has a laundry service, restaurant and bar, pool, sauna, and private spa.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

West Plaza Hotel: Wellington, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
110 Wakefield Street
Wellington, 6001 New Zealand
phone: +6444731440
web: www.lakeplazahotel.co.nz/

Room amenities: Guestrooms are double occupancy and have private bathrooms with tea/coffee making facilities, remote control TV with Sky TV channels, radio, alarm clock, mini bar, work desk, direct dial telephone, modem connection, refrigerator, hair dryer, and iron facilities.Internet and Wifi available

Facility amenities: The hotel has an elevator, laundry service, restaurant and bar & lounge.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Lobster Inn Motor Lodge: Kaikoura, 3 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Beneath New Zealand's largest crayfish icon rests the Lobster Inn Motor Lodge, motel accommodation. Located adjacent to New World and Kaikoura's new shopping complex, and an easy walk through to the cafe scene and novelty shops one kilometre away. Quality modern accommodation

Contact info:
115 Beach Road
Kaikoura, 8280 New Zealand
phone: +6433195743
web: www.lobsterinn.co.nz

Room amenities: All room types have tea/coffee/breakfast making facilities Range of room types available: studio, deluxe studio, family units Larger units all with kitchens All rooms with microwave, fridge, hairdryer, electric blankets All rooms serviced daily 2 x Guest Laundry Areas Seasonal Solar Heated Swimming Pool BBQ Area Zenbu Wireless Internet Guest computers available * Free information service Booking service Secretarial services available * Conference Facilities On site Restaurant and Tavern facility

Facility amenities: The hotel has a restaurant and bar, and laundry facilities.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Greymouth Kingsgate Hotel: Greymouth, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
32 Mawhera Quay
Greymouth, 7801 New Zealand
phone: +6437685085
web: www.millenniumhotels.co.nz/kingsgategreymouth/index.html

Room amenities: Guestrooms include direct tea/coffee making facilities, dial telephones, a mini bar, an iron and ironing board, hair dryer, electric blanket and Sky TV

Facility amenities: The hotel has laundry services, safe deposit, a restaurant and bar.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Lake Matheson Motel: Fox Glacier, 1 nights
Type: Motel

Description: Many of the Fox Glacier motels are perfectly situated for exploring the local area and Lake Matheson Motels is no exception, being just 400 metres from the centre of the township. Fox Glacier motels offer visitors a great base for visiting not only the famous glacier, but for enjoying many of the activities available locally. Accommodation is in a peaceful setting centrally located only 400 metres from the main street of Fox Glacier township and all amenities Views of Mt Cook

Contact info:
Corner Cook Flat Rd & Pekanga Drive
Fox Glacier
Fox Glacer, NA 7952 New Zealand
phone: +64 3 7510830
Room amenities: All accommodation is designated non-smoking 24 hour wireless internet access and telephones in all units Electric blankets, Cotton Linen & good convector heaters Complimentary tea, coffee, drinking chocolate, plunger coffee & fresh milk Ensuite bathrooms with hairdryers Bedside lamps, alarm clocks

Facility amenities: Guest Laundry, Portable Barbeque Large outdoor areas with seating for BBQ, space for children to run around & to enjoy the views Wireless internet access and telephones in all units.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Wanaka Hotel: Wanaka, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
Ardmore Street
Wanaka 9192, New Zealand
phone: +6434437826
web: www.wanakahotel.co.nz/

Room amenities: Guestrooms include a private shower/bath, private telephone, small refrigerator, tea/coffee making facilities and a television. Internet and Wi-fi available

Facility amenities: The hotel offers laundry services and Sky TV.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Kingsgate Te Anau Hotel: Te Anau, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Set amongst manicured gardens on the tranquil shores of Lake Te Anau, Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau is the perfect base for exploring the scenic wonders of the region. The hotel has 94 guest rooms available with twin, double and adjoining rooms for families. Non-smoking rooms are also available. You'll enjoy the comfort and convenience of six digital Freeview TV channels, direct dial phones, minibar (in selected rooms), tea and coffee-making facilities plus a host of other amenities. Known as the "Walking Capital of the World", this area is host to some of the most breath-taking natural wonders known to man. Visit Milford Sound (120 kms), Doubtful Sound, Manapouri and the Glowworm Caves. The area has a number of awe-inspiring walks such as the Milford, Routeburn and the Kepler Tracks. Te Anau, New Zealand, hotels such as the Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau are ideally placed for experiencing the scenic beauty of this unique region.

Contact info:
20 Lakefront Drive
Te Anau, 9681 New Zealand
phone: +6432497421
web: www.millenniumhotels.co.nz

Room amenities: Standard Rooms at the Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau are spacious and welcoming. They feature one double and one single bed as well as an ensuite bathroom. Guests can enjoy a range of amenities when staying in this modern hotel. Te Anau, New Zealand is a beautiful spot from which to explore the natural wonders of this mountainous region. Room Details: 6 digital Freeview TV channels Refrigerator Tea and coffee-making facilities Hair dryer Iron and ironing board Radio alarm clock Daily newspaper (on request)

Facility amenities: A wide range of guest services and amenities are available at Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau. Should you require any additional services during your stay, hotel staff will be happy to assist. When it comes to finding accommodation in Te Anau, New Zealand, the Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau offers a range of amenities and excellent service. Guest services include: Message Service Postal/Parcel Service Excursions and sightseeing attractions can be arranged at no extra charge Sky TV 7 digital Freeview TV channels in guest rooms Maid Service 24 hour Room Service (limited overnight) Currency Exchange Luggage Storage Newspaper Hotel Shop Wireless internet.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Rosebank Lodge: Balclutha, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
265 Clyde Street
Balclutha, 9200 New Zealand
phone: +6434181490
web: www.rosebanklodge.co.nz/

Room amenities: Guestrooms include a shower, mini bar, Sky TV with remote control, hair dryer, phone jack for internet connection, iron and ironing board

Facility amenities: The hotel has guest laundry, a spa and sauna, café and bar.Wi-fi available

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after: $NZ 100 per room
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The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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19 nights of accommodations
53 meals: 19 breakfasts, 16 lunches, 18 dinners
21 Expert-led lectures
25 Field trips
2 Performances


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