New Zealand Adventure Northbound (ex Christchurch)

From £4115 for 22 days
Trip Overview
Visually striking, culturally daring and ever-surprising, New Zealand will charm the socks off even the most reserved traveller. Nature enthusiasts will be awe-struck by the Franz Josef Glacier, photographers dazzled by the Bay of Islands, food lovers swooning over Kaikoura's cuisine and thrillseekers will have their pulses racing in Queenstown - the diversity of landscapes and activities in NZ is boundless. From south to north, beaches to volcanoes and charismatic towns to historical legacies, New Zealand has the capacity to wow on all fronts.
Essential Info
Starts: Christchurch
Ends: Auckland
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: IPTOACU
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: New Zealand
What's Included


15 Breakfasts included
4 Dinners included




Lodge (20 nts),Overnight boat (1 nt)

Trip Highlights

•   Spend the night aboard a boat among the spectacular scenery of the Doubtful Sound. Cruise through fjords and take in the natural beauty of this remote wilderness area

•   Share amazing moments with your fellow travellers. As you'll be in a small group, the trip retains a fun, personalised atmosphere throughout

•   Tour a network of caves in Waitomo and witness nature's illumination in a section lit up with glow worms

•   Spend several nights in Queenstown, New Zealand's adventure capital, where's you'll have tonnes of time to explore

•   Discover the thermal regions of Rotorua, which offer an impressive mix of boiling mud pools and spectacular geysers

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 31st January 2018
Returning: 21st February 2018
Christchurch - Auckland
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Departing: 25th February 2018
Returning: 18th March 2018
Christchurch - Auckland
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Returning: 11th April 2018
Christchurch - Auckland
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Returning: 30th May 2018
Christchurch - Auckland
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Departing: 10th October 2018
Returning: 31st October 2018
Christchurch - Auckland
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Departing: 4th November 2018
Returning: 25th November 2018
Christchurch - Auckland
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Departing: 28th November 2018
Returning: 19th December 2018
Christchurch - Auckland
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Departing: 23rd December 2018
Returning: 13th January 2019
Christchurch - Auckland
Availability: Good
Departing: 16th January 2019
Returning: 6th February 2019
Christchurch - Auckland
Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Kia-ora! Welcome to Christchurch, New Zealand. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm. Please look for a note in the hotel lobby or ask the hotel reception where it will take place. If you're going to be late, please inform the hotel reception. We'll be collecting your insurance details and next of kin information at this meeting, so please ensure you have all these details to provide to your leader. If you arrive early into the city, there's a whole new range of pop up cafes, restaurants and bars to run through. Christchurch has hit the ground running and it's a great chance to get your bearings of this resilient city. Your evening is the free to do as you wish, before settling into your accommodation for the night. Note: If you can't arrange a flight that will arrive to the welcome meeting in time, you may wish to arrive a day early so you're able to attend. We'll be happy to book additional accommodation for you (subject to availability).
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