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New Zealand Rail, Cruise and Coach - Grand Pacific Tours

19 Day Escorted Tour | Auckland to Christchurch

This popular 19 day tour is a favourite with customers; experience the romance of 4 rail journeys, the majesty of 4 scenic cruises including an overnight on Milford Sound and the luxury of coach travel. Visit all the ‘best of’ attractions of the North and South Islands.

Click here to download our Grand Pacific Tours brochure for 2019-2020

From £4,939 per person, saving £315 per couple, based on tour departures.

Highlights include:

• Ride the famous train journeys at Glenbrook Vintage Railway, the Coastal Pacific, TranzAlpine, and the Taieri Gorge Limited

• Explore the Waitangi Treaty Grounds in the Bay of Islands, before hopping on a cruise to the Hole in the Rock

• Explore the geothermal activity at Te Puia with thermal mud pools & geysers, before enjoying a traditional Maori Hangi & Concert

• Cruise across to the South Island on the Interislander Ferry, travelling down the coast to Christchurch to see the International Antarctic Centre and Christchurch Tram

• Cruise Lake Wakatipu on the TSS Earnslaw, before the tour highlight of an overnight cruise on spectacular Milford Sound

• Includes city sights tours of Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch & Dunedin

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