Travel 2 Australia & New Zealand 2018/19

Auckland Auckland, affectionately known as the ‘City of Sails’, is by far the largest city in New Zealand and home to one-third of the country’s population. Auckland’s lifestyle is ranked amongst the best in the world and once visited you’ll understand why. Waiheke Island is home to vineyards offering culinary experience’s that pair perfectly with their wines.

Hotels 1 Grand Millennium Auckland 2 Skycity Hotel 3 Sebel Auckland Viaduct Harbour 4 Copthorne Hotel Auckland City 5 Pullman Auckland 6 Cordis Auckland 7 Auckland City Hotel 8 Rydges Auckland 9 Heritage Auckland 10 Metropolis Avani Residences 11 Hotel Grand Windsor

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SKY TOWER - TOTAL TOWER EXPERIENCE Departures & Duration: Daily

AUCKLAND BRIDGE CLIMB Departures & Duration: 2.5 hours, Daily (except 25, 26 Dec & 25 Apr) This tour will have you wondering whether to look at your feet or focus on the spectacular views. Custom engineered walkways provide a safe, stylish and enjoyable experience while gently curving arches ensure this easy-going walk with full Auckland commentary is suitable for all ages. WAIHEKE ISLAND GOURMET FOOD & WINE TOUR Departures & Duration: 5.5 hours, Daily (blackout dates apply) Departing from Waiheke Ferry Terminal in small groups, guests will enjoy a scenic tour of the island. Visit an award-winning olive oil mill, followed by 2 vineyards, each offering a range of gourmet tastes to Prices from: Adult £84, Child £58 WAITOMO CAVES EXPLORER Departures & Duration: 9 hours, Daily The ancient Waitomo Caves are a magnificent network of limestone formations, arches and caverns. When you leave Auckland travel via farmland of the Waikato and King Country, and drive past Rangiriri; the location of a historic battle between the British and a Maori tribe called the Kingitanga. The tour of Waitomo includes a silent underground boat trip to the magical Glow Worm Grotto. Prices from: Adult £156, Child £84 (excludes lunch).

The Sky Tower has stood tall as an icon of Auckland’s skyline for almost 19 years. It’s an exciting hub of adrenaline activities, superb dining and breathtaking views. If you’re visiting Auckland for just 1 day, then a trip up the Sky Tower is a must.

Prices from: Adult £18, Child £8.

AMERICA’S CUP SAILING EXPERIENCE

BEST OF BOTH WORLDS Departures & Duration: 8.5 hours, Daily Your morning tour is a journey of discovery designed to explore the history and sights as well as see how Aucklanders live and play. In contrast, just 30 minutes from the city are the wild west coast black sand beaches and fascinating rainforest. Learn about the flora and fauna and the history of this area with a knowledgeable guide in a small group environment. Departures & Duration: 2 hours, Daily Board your Explore Group vessel at Viaduct Harbour, Auckland to commence a 2-hour America’s Cup Experience experience. Participate as crew on an authentic America’s Cup yacht. Take the helm, or sit back and enjoy the action and scenery as you sail the beautiful Waitemata Harbour. Delight in the excitement of sailing, no experience necessary. Prices from: Adult £108, Child £82.

accompany their wines. You will also enjoy a platter lunch at one of the top vineyard restaurants. After lunch, return to your accommodation or to the ferry. Price from £123 per person. Ferry from Auckland is not included.

Prices from: Adult £146, Child £79.

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