Grand Pacific Tours Travel Brochure Grand Pacific Tours 2019-2020 - Page 36

Featuring a relaxing 12 night ocean cruise combined with modern coach travel Tour code: CSGP23 23 Day Best of New Zealand by Cruise & Coach NO HIDDEN EXTRAS PICTON Port of departure Ports of call Cruise route TRAVEL SERVICES • Tour Guide • Internal flight from Auckland to Queenstown^ • Hotel to airport transfer in Christchurch, Day 23 • Port taxes • Comprehensive Documentation Pack Note: The airfare and transfer to Sydney on Day 1 to join the cruise is not included. Please make own arrangements. Hokianga Matakohe Whangarei CELEBRITY SOLSTICE CRUISE (DAY 1 - 12) BONUS US$50 onboard credit per stateroom • Deluxe Balcony Cabin • Group Meet & Greet + Welcome Dinner • World-class dining in a range of unique venues (Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily) • Awesome entertainment • Inspiring activities such as cooking classes and wine tasting • Ports of call: - Hobart, free time to explore - Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sound, Fiordland National Park - Dunedin, Edinburgh of the South - Akaroa, French inspired village - Picton, Marlborough Sounds Gateway - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty - Bay of Islands - Auckland, ‘City of Sails’ • Gratuities on board • Hamilton Arthur’s Pass GUARANTEED departures 2019 2020 Oct 27 Feb 7 # #This departure operates in reverse. Refer to the map on page 51 for an outline of the itinerary. ALL INCLUSIVE tour price Fully escorted tour includes airfares ^ , taxes, luxury cruise, modern coach travel, 4 star hotel accommodation, most meals, sightseeing, attractions + BONUS US$50 onboard credit per stateroom on the Celebrity Solstice. TOUR ONLY from Per Person, Twin Share Single Supplement CAD$ $9119 $4275 Stay a little longer City Twin share Single Christchurch $128 $270 Extra night rates are per person and based on room only. Subject to availability. Prices are quoted in Canadian Dollars (CAD$). >> MUST DO OPTION 36 GRAND PACIFIC TOURS PRE PAID ATTRACTIONS • Sky Tower • Kauri Museum* • Footprints Waipoua Forest Tour* • Waitangi Treaty Grounds* • Sculptureum Experience • Hamilton Gardens* • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour • Skyline Gondola & Luge Ride • Agrodome • Thermal mud pools & geysers* • Tamaki Maori Experience • TranzAlpine Rail Journey • City sights tour of Auckland *Guided tour is included with 1 guide per 24 travellers. ITINERARY (B) Breakfast. (L) Lunch. (D) Dinner. (SD) Specialty Dinner. Port arrival and departure times may vary. DAY 1: Arrive Sydney (D) Arrive in Sydney where you will be met by a Grand Pacific Tours Guide aboard the Celebrity Solstice. Meet your travelling companions at dinner. Overnight Celebrity Solstice Port Times Depart at 17:00 DAY 2: Cruising (B,L,D) Relax and enjoy the comforts of this stunning superliner. While at sea enjoy the onboard facilities, world class cuisine and the entertainment not to mention your deluxe balcony cabin. DAY 3: Hobart (B,L,D) Docking in Hobart gives you immediate access to Mount Wellington and its incredibly beautiful surrounds. From there you can look out over the busy harbour, which plays host to yachts from all over the world. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAYS 4 - 5: Cruising (B,L,D) Cruise across the Tasman Sea to the Land of the Long White Cloud. An optional trip Cape Reinga is available. SCENIC COACH TOUR (DAY 13 - 23) Modern coach travel with 2 door access, restroom, reclining seats and panoramic windows • Professional Coach Captain • 10 nights four star hotel accommodation • 3 two night stays • Hotel porterage • 10 cooked breakfasts including a specialty breakfast: Stratosfare Restaurant, Rotorua • 8 sumptuous dinners including 2 specialty dinners: Maori Hangi & Concert, Rotorua; Farewell Dinner, Christchurch • 1 Shire’s buffet lunch: Hobbiton • DAY 6: Milford, Doubtful & Dusky Sounds (B,L,D) Sail into the narrow fiords of Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sounds. Your ship will seem to shrink in comparison to the towering cliffs topped by lush mountain terrain. Scenic cruising. DAY 7: Dunedin (B,L,D) Situated on the magnificent Otago coastline, explore Dunedin’s historic architecture and beautiful botanic gardens. Port Times Arrive 09:00 Depart 19:00 DAY 8: Akaroa (B,L,D) Nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano, Akaroa is rich with beautiful bays and home to the rarest and smallest marine dolphin. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 9: Picton (B,L,D) Cruise through the many inlets and bays that make up the Marlborough Sounds to Picton, the gateway to the North Island. This small seaport is only a short distance from the Marlborough wine region, famous for its Sauvignon Blanc. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 10: Cruising (B,L,D) Enjoy a quiet refuge by day, gazing over the sea with a cocktail in hand.