Travel 2 Australia & New Zealand 2018/19

NEW ZEALAND

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS • Dolphin-watching cruise to Cape Brett’s ‘Hole in the Rock’ in tropical Bay of Islands • Experience a unique Maori traditional feast in the geothermal resort of Rotorua • See the stunning scenery of the Southern Alps and Westland National Park • Spend 2 nights in the adventure capital of Queenstown • Admire the waterfalls, cliffs and rainforests on a Milford Sound boat cruise • Visit stately Larnach Castle • Gaze at breathtaking views of Mount Cook. At 3,754 metres, this is New Zealand’s highest peak and is known as Aoraki, or ‘cloud piercer’ by the Maori

Day 12: Queenstown - Milford Sound - Te Anau Follow the Remarkables mountain range to Fiordland National Park and then travel the Milford Road, renowned as one of the world’s best alpine drives, to Milford Sound. Board your boat for a full-length cruise of the beautiful fiord in this World Heritage- listed area. (BD) Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau Day 13: Te Anau - Dunedin Leaving the Fiordland region for Dunedin, you’ll enjoy a city tour on arrival before visiting Larnach Castle, New Zealand’s only castle. (BD) Scenic Hotel Dunedin City Day 14: Dunedin - Lake Tekapo Journey along the coast and see the Moeraki Boulders on Koekohe Beach, then stop in Oamaru. View Mt Cook before arriving at Lake Tekapo. (BD) Peppers Bluewater Resort Lake Tekapo Day 15: Lake Tekapo - depart Christchurch Look around the beautiful Lake Tekapo and from here, travel across the Canterbury Plains to Christchurch. In the afternoon, your tour concludes with a transfer to the airport. (B) Operated by Travelmarvel, part of the APT Travel Group PRICES INCLUDE • 14 nights’ accommodation in comfortable, mid-range hotels • Meals as specified: 14 breakfasts, 8 dinners • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach • Dedicated Tour Director • Airport transfers and sightseeing as specified (excludes ‘optional’ items)

Day 8: Wellington - Cook Strait - Kaikoura - Christchurch Cruise across Cook Strait through the breathtaking Marlborough and Queen Charlotte sounds to Picton and then along the spectacular Pacific Ocean drive to Christchurch via Kaikoura. (BD) Quality Hotel Elms, Christchurch Day 9: Christchurch - Fox Glacier In the morning, you have an opportunity to board the award-winning TranzAlpine train (own expense) to experience the stunning scenery of the Southern Alps. Alternatively, enjoy this journey aboard the tour coach. Continue along the dramatic coastline viewing the Franz Josef Glacier en route to Westland National Park. (BD) Heartland Hotel, Fox Glacier Day 10: Haast Pass - Queenstown Travelling across the Haast Pass, you’ll then trace the shorelines of beautiful lakes Wanaka and Hawea to the alpine resort of Queenstown. (B) Copthorne Hotel & Apartments Queenstown Lakeview (2 nights) Day 11: Queenstown You’ll be spoilt for choice in Queenstown with plenty of optional sightseeing (own expense) for adventurers and leisure seekers alike. Perhaps ride the gondola for panoramic aerial views, take a thrilling jetboat ride and experience Queenstown’s lively culinary scene. Please enquire for further details. (B)

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