Experience the contrast between of a deluxe overwater bungalow getaway in Fiji and an island experience off Auckland to the romance and beauty of a Queenstown lodge stay. Likuliku Lagoon Resort is a haven of subtle luxury and the first and only resort in Fiji with over-water bures. It is a unique and special place designed with integrity to cultural values, traditional designs and architecture, and the renowned warmth of the Fijian people. Arrive, relax, dine at The Boatshed then retire to your suite where the fire is on and candles twinkle. Sleep well. Sleep in as long as you wish. Stroll to the village just five minutes away, laze on the beach, refresh with a swim or as you walk some of the beautiful coastal walkways nearby. Queenstown is renowned for its stunning untouched natural beauty. Accompanied by some of the best nature walks and adrenalin activities in the world, we have taken the essence of New Zealand and nurtured it to create the luxury lodge Azur.
- Round-trip International Economy airfare from Los Angeles
- Add-on airfares available from other cities
- Domestic New Zealand flights
- Round trip transfers to Likuliku Lagoon Resort by boat (ask about upgrading to speed boat or helicopter transfers at additional cost)
- 4 nights Likuliku Lagoon Resort - Over-water Bungalow
Inclusions: All meals (exclusive of alcoholic beverages)
- Private car transfers Auckland & Queenstown
- 2 nights Boat Shed, Waiheke Island
- 4 nights Azur Lodge, Queenstown
Includsions: airport/town transfers, afternoon tea, evening drinks/canapes and breakfast.
- ** Sightseeing options and packages are available **
Day 1 - Depart
Ask about our options with Premium Economy and Business class airfare.
Day 2 - Cross International Date Line
Day 3 - Arrive
You will be met with a traditional lei greeting and transferred to Denerau marina for your South Sea Cruise launch to Likuliku Lagoon Resort. You will spend the next 4 nights at Likuliku.
Likuliku Lagoon Resort is a haven of subtle luxury and the first and only resort in Fiji with over-water bures. It is a unique and special place designed with integrity to cultural values, traditional designs and architecture, and the renowned warmth of the Fijian people. Likuliku Resort is for couples only where they will recapture the essence of their romantic spirits and individual sense of serenity in surroundings steeped in both historical significance and inescapable beauty. The luxury resort has 10 private ultra luxurious overwater bungalows as well as 36 beachfront bures – 18 with private plunge pools. For those truly romantic moments, couples can enjoy a sunset stroll along the beach, an afternoon siesta on their daybed, a private candlelit dinner for two on the beach, a picnic lunch on a secluded sandbank or just luxuriate in the tropical setting of Tatandra Spa. Other activities will include fishing, snorkeling, diving, bush walks, sailing, and kayaking.
Days 4 - 6 - Likuliku
Relax. Complimentary use of all non-motorized water sports equipment including catamarans, wind surfers and paddle skis, complimentary use of snorkeling equipment throughout stay and invitation to weekly Management Cocktail Party.
Day 7 - Likuliku Lagoon
Resort - Waiheke Island, Auckland
You will be transferred from Likuliku by South Sea cruises to Denerau marina and then to Nadi airport. Fly to Auckland. Upon arrival private transfer to the ferry terminal and a 45 minute ferry ride to Waiheke Island. You will be meet and transferred to the Boatshed.
Arrive, relax, dine at The Boatshed then retire to your suite where the fire is on and candles twinkle. Sleep well. Sleep in as long as you wish. Stroll to the village just five minutes away, laze on the beach, refresh with a swim or as you walk some of the beautiful coastal walkways nearby. Enjoy cuisine that is light and refreshing, filled with goodness and natural revivers. Linger over delectable breakfast each day of fresh juices, fresh fruits and cooked dishes to meet your needs.
Day 8 - Waiheke
Relax and enjoy Waiheke Island.
Day 9 - Waiheke Island
45 minute ferry back to Auckland where a private car will meet you and transferred to the airport. Fly to Queenstown. Upon arrival private transfer to Azur Lodge and your 4 night stay.
Queenstown is renowned for its stunning untouched natural beauty. Accompanied by some of the best nature walks and adrenalin activities in the world, we have taken the essence of New Zealand and nurtured it to create the luxury lodge Azur. The 9 lake & mountain view villas are close to nature. A combination of silver beechwood & stone, our contemporary touches have been taken from the outside in. Personalised service at all levels can be enjoyed along with your own 300 thread Egyptian cotton sheets, plasma TV/DVD/CD system, spa bath and personal aromatherapy.
Days 10 - 12 -
Time is available for optional sightseeing. For thrill-seekers Queenstown has it all. You might like to go bungy jumping, white water rafting, jet boating, mountain biking, horse riding or parachuting. Leisurely favorites include the historic TSS Earnslaw steamship, Walter Peak Station, the Skyline Gondola ride, wine tasting at local wineries, walks, and excursions to Glenorchy and Skippers Canyon. For golfing enthusiasts, a Bob Charles designed course is available at nearby Millbrook Resort. Queenstown's cosmopolitan flavor is reflected in the vibrant downtown centre, where there is a myriad of restaurants, bars and shops open daily.
Day 13 - Depart for
Depart from Queenstown to Auckland followed with a non-stop flight from Auckland to LA.
Note: Daily departures, this package is an independent itinerary with flexible departures (not a group tour)
Single Supplement: From $1,849
Before committing to a trip, please ensure you have a valid passport. New Zealand & Fiji welcomes fully vaccinated US travelers with an approved vaccine, negative Covid-19 test, and an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) to enter New Zealand.
Add on airfares are available from most major airports – please ask an Aspire consultant for a quote
- Upgrade to premium economy from $1,050 per person each way*
- Upgrade to business class from $3,500 per person each way* Can take the upgrade one way or round trip and combine premium/business classes on same ticket
* From pricing based on Sunday through Wednesday departures from Los Angeles - ask an Aspire consultant for the upgrade fee from other departure points and travel Thursday through Saturday.
Terms & Conditions:
Package from pricing is based on double occupancy (2 people sharing a room) for low season stays for travel Sundays through Wednesdays. $50 air supplement applies each way for international travel from Thursday to Saturday. Add-on fares are available from other cities. Specific blackout dates apply to the accommodation and tour value add offers. Seats are limited and may not be available on every flight. Hotels are subject to availability. All prices reflect a discount for purchases made by check/wire; please see terms and conditions for credit card payments. Cancellation penalties and other restrictions apply.
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