Friendships: Start out as a group of strangers and end up as one big family after just a few days, often providing the foundation for lifelong friendships upon return home.There’s a reason the sun shines on New Zealand before anywhere else – every new day in Aotearoa is something to cherish! A tangible wonderland offering one of the most varied and spectacular series of landscapes with a culture that is rich, dynamic and not simply locked away in museums, it’s everywhere you look.
Whether you are marvelling at the spectacular glaciers or picturesque fiords, New Zealand is magical by coach. Relax in armchair comfort as you travel through each region, feeling secure in the hands of a professional Coach Captain and experienced Tour Guide whose reliable knowledge includes numerous facts and figures, stories, legends and many laughs along the way. Unwind and really experience Middle-Earth knowing the hassle of overlooking hidden locations or taking a wrong turn is removed.
Travel with Grand Pacific Tours on their fully escorted 10 Day South Island Tour and enjoy the best parts of this pure and natural landscape including 2 two night stays and two breathtaking cruises.
Your holiday begins in Christchurch, the garden ‘city on the rise’ and starting point for the world famous TranzAlpine. Depart Christchurch and travel through the fertile farmlands of the Canterbury Plains, enjoy thrilling vistas over deep gorges as you travel alongside the ice-fed Waimakariri River.
Traverse the mighty Southern Alps, where spectacular views of the chiselled alpine landscape will take your breath away at every turn. Travel over massive viaducts, river valleys and spectacular gorges as you ascend to Arthur’s Pass.
Continue to Franz Josef Glacier where you might like to try out a scenic flight over the spectacular glaciers before continuing to Queenstown the next day. The town is set on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu and the adventure capital of New Zealand. Here, board the historic TSS Earnslaw steamship to Walter Peak Station, the best way to enjoy Queenstown’s famed beauty.
Your holiday is not complete without basking in the scale of one of the most stunning locations on earth – Milford Sound. Described as the ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’ the remarkable natural environment features dramatic fiords, spectacular waterfalls and show-capped peaks. Witness this astounding wonder on a special cruise including lunch.
Couple this with a visit to Dunedin, a region of unique landscapes and fascinating cultural history. On the way back to Christchurch visit must-see Aoraki Mount Cook. New Zealand’s highest peak and home of the longest glaciers.
There is no better way to visit New Zealand than on a coach holiday! Contact your nearest RACT Travel office to make your New Zealand holiday dreams come true.
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