8 days in Queenstown & Auckland Itinerary

8 days in Queenstown & Auckland Itinerary

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8 days in Queenstown & Auckland Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Queenstown
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Auckland
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Bangkok

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.
Queenstown is known for fun & games, adventure, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get your game on at Skyline Queenstown, see Off-Road Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Kiwi Birdlife Park, and admire the natural beauty at Queenstown Gardens.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Queenstown road trip tool.

Bangkok, Thailand to Queenstown is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to New Zealand Standard Time is 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Auckland.

Things to do in Queenstown

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

3
nights
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.
Auckland is known for nature, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at SkyTower, contemplate the geological forces at Mount Eden, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and examine the collection at Auckland Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Auckland trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Queenstown to Auckland by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. In April, daytime highs in Auckland are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Auckland

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 19:
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SkyTower ©
SkyTower
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum
Auckland Zoo ©
Auckland Zoo

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