Featuring 4 breathtaking rail journeys and Milford Sound overnight cruise Tour code: GPR19 19 Day New Zealand Rail, Cruise & Coach Holiday NO HIDDEN EXTRAS Pukerangi GUARANTEED departures 2019 2020 Sep 10, 19, 26 Jan 8, 18 Oct 7, 14, 25 Feb 5, 8, 18, 23 Nov 3, 13, 26 Mar 2, 7, 13, 16, 22, 26 Apr 3, 6, 18, 21 May 4 SEASONAL OFFER Save $275 per person on highlighted departure dates. ALL INCLUSIVE tour price Fully escorted tour includes modern coach travel, 4 star hotel accommodation, most meals, sightseeing & attractions. PRE PAID ATTRACTIONS • Kauri Museum* • Waitangi Treaty Grounds* • Dolphin / Hole in the Rock Cruise • Glenbrook Vintage Railway • Paradise Valley Springs* • Skyline Rotorua Gondola & Luge Ride • Agrodome • Thermal mud pools & geysers* • Te Puia traditional Maori Hangi & Concert • Wellington Tramway Museum • Te Papa, NZ’s National Museum • Cruise on the Interislander Ferry • Coastal Pacific Rail Journey • International Antarctic Centre • Christchurch Tram • TranzAlpine Rail Journey • Cruise Lake Wakatipu on the TSS Earnslaw • Lakes District Museum • HIGHLIGHT Milford Sound Overnight Cruise • Taieri Gorge Limited Rail Journey • Larnach Castle* • Haggis Ceremony & Gift • Olveston Historic Home* • City sights tour of Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch & Dunedin Per person, twin share Single supplement CAD$ $7504 $2470 Stay a little longer City Twin share Single Auckland $166 $333 Christchurch $128 $257 Extra night rates are per person and based on room only. Subject to availability. Prices are quoted in Canadian Dollars (CAD$). 20 GRAND PACIFIC TOURS Note: Dinner on Day 1 not included for anyone arriving later than 8pm. ITINERARY DAY 1: Arrive Auckland (D) On arrival into Auckland you will be met by a Grand Pacific Tours representative and transferred to your hotel. Hotel Grand Millennium Hotel DAY 2: Auckland - Bay of Islands (B,D) Enjoy a city tour of Auckland, dubbed the ‘City of Sails’, before travelling to Matakohe to enjoy a visit and informative talk at the Kauri Museum. Travel via Whangarei to Paihia, situated in the heart of the beautiful Bay of Islands. Enjoy a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, the location of the signing of the treaty between the Maori tribes and the British. Hotel Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands or similar (2 nights) DAY 3: Bay of Islands (Free Day) (B) Today is a free day. Choose from the many optional activities available, including the Cape Reinga coach trip via Ninety Mile Beach or a spectacular scenic flight. This evening is also free and you may like to enjoy a relaxing dinner cruise (optional). The Hongi, a traditional Maori greeting. MEALS 18 cooked breakfasts including a specialty breakfast: Stratosfare Restaurant, Rotorua • 14 sumptuous dinners including 4 specialty dinners: Maori Hangi & Concert, Rotorua; Walter Peak Homestead, Queenstown; Haggis Ceremony, Dunedin; Farewell Dinner, Christchurch • 2 delicious morning teas • *Guided tour is included with 1 guide per 24 travellers. (B) Breakfast. (L) Lunch. (D) Dinner. (SD) Specialty Dinner. TOUR ONLY from TOURING Personalised Meet & Greet on arrival • Return airport transfers in New Zealand • 48 seat modern coach travel, 2 door access, restroom, reclining seats and panoramic windows • Professional Coach Captain & Tour Guide • 17 nights 4 star hotel accommodation • Milford Sound Overnight Cruise • 6 two night stays • Hotel porterage • 4 rail journeys • 4 cruises • All sightseeing and pre paid attractions • Comprehensive documentation pack • DAY 4: Bay of Islands - Auckland (B,D) This morning travel aboard a luxury catamaran to Cape Brett and the famous Hole in the Rock. Keep an eye out for bottlenose and common dolphins before returning to Paihia. Travel south via Whangarei, call into the Parry Kauri Park to see a magnificent example of a Kauri Tree before returning to Auckland. Hotel Grand Millennium Hotel DAY 5: Auckland - Rotorua (B,D) This morning travel to Glenbrook Vintage Railway for a nostalgic 15 kilometre trip back in time on a beautifully restored vintage steam train. Visit the restoration workshop and on return to Glenbrook Station, morning tea will be served. Depart Glenbrook and travel through magnificent countryside of rolling hills and green pastures famous for dairying. Continue to Rotorua to visit Paradise Valley Springs, a superb wildlife park where you can hand feed rainbow trout. Hotel Sudima Hotel Lake Rotorua (Superior Room. 2 nights) DAY 6: Rotorua (B,SD) Today begins with a gondola ride and breakfast at the Skyline Rotorua. There is also time for a luge ride! Next stop is Agrodome for an action packed hour of farming entertainment and education that’s unlike anything you’ve seen before. Enjoy some free time this afternoon before travelling to Te Puia to see the boiling mud pools and awesome geysers that Rotorua is famous for. This evening experience an entertaining Maori Hangi and Concert.