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Hobbiton village

New Zealand ultimate showcase

Grand Pacific Tours luxury package
RAA member offer
Selected departures

What to expect

Discover the best of New Zealand on a small group tour aboard the luxurious Ultimate Coach. This itinerary is tailored to provide a business class level of comfort, service, and quality without compromise. Part of a VIP experience, you’ll enjoy stylish travel aboard a full-size, state of the art coach with a maximum of only 20 travellers. Enjoy extensive onboard features, VIP Extras, handpicked premium hotels and many inclusions. 
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What you'll love

Adventure and thrills
Culture and history
Gourmet food and drinks
Stunning landscapes and sights

Perfect for

Couples getaway
Luxury travel
Solo travellers

What's included

  • 18 nights in 4.5 star accommodation
  • 18 cooked breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 high tea, 15 dinners


Prepaid attractions
  • Kauri museum
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds
  • Hole in the rock dolphin cruise
  • Sky Tower
  • Hobbiton™ movie set tour and lunch
  • Skyline Rotorua gondola and luge ride
  • Agrodome
  • Thermal mud pools and geysers*
  • Te Puia traditional Mãori hãngi and concert
  • Te Papa, NZ’s national museum
  • Cruise on the Interislander ferry
  • Cloudy Bay Estate wine tasting
  • TranzAlpine rail journey
  • Cruise Lake Wakatipu on the TSS Earnslaw
  • Lakes district museum
  • Milford Sound cruise and lunch
  • Larnach Castle*
  • City sights tour of Auckland, Napier, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin
*Guided tour.
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Your itinerary

Days 1 to 5: Auckland - Rotorua

On arrival into Auckland you will be met by a Grand Pacific Tours representative and transferred to your hotel.

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Days 6 to 9: Rotorua - Wellington

Today begins with a gondola ride and breakfast at Skyline Rotorua, where spectacular views are on offer.

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Days 10 to 13: Kaikōura - Queenstown

Tour through Marlborough Country, famous for its food and wine. At the seaside village of Kaikōura, where the mountains meet the sea, Sperm Whales and other marine mammals are often seen.

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Days 14 to 19: Queenstown - Christchurch

Enjoy a leisurely start this morning before travelling to Arrowtown, an old gold mining village where you visit the Lakes District Museum.

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Your route

Options and details

Departure dates:
  • 26 Sep 2022, 14 Oct 2022, 12 Nov 2022, 4 Dec 2022, 19 Jan 2023, 4 Feb 2023, 22 Feb 2023, 1 Mar 2023, 23 Mar 2023, 17 Apr 2023, 7 May 2023
  • $500 per person deposit is required for Ultimate Small Group Touring within 7 days of booking.
Pricing from $9504 per person,  twin share reflects a $375 saving off the regular tour price on selected tour departures in Sep 2022 and May 2023. See terms and conditions for more details regarding travel dates, and other pricing. 

Terms and conditions

Special offer T&Cs: *Conditions Apply. Price valid ex ADL and includes pre paid taxes (subject to change). **Save up to $750 per couple ($375 per person) on selected departures in Sep 2022 and May 2023. All other departures will save $175 per person off the brochure price. Maximum savings are included in the advertised price. Bonus Night is a pre tour night in Auckland at the nominated tour hotel, subject to availability upon request. Only if a hotel is not available at the time of booking, receive $100 per person, twin share discount instead. Special Offer: not valid on group departures, no further discounts apply, not to be used in conjunction with any other special offer, for new bookings only until 30 September 2022, unless sold out prior and can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Itinerary is subject to change. Must quote “North Island NOW Deal” at time of booking to be applied. Refer to the COVID disclaimer in our booking conditions regarding post COVID travel. Price does not include the fee for a New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority for any Australian Residents not holding an Australian Passport, Refer to www.immigration.govt.nz/nzeta for further information. Health & Safety Policy is available at www.gptnz.com.  
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GPT 19 Day Ultimate Showcase- tour code - UGPS19



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