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- Accommodation based on twin share room
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- International flights from Australia
- Rail travel as per itinerary
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- All meals
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- Personal expenses
Celebrate the highlights of New Zealand’s North Island!
Fly to Auckland and get set for an exciting stay in the harbour city. Your time is free to visit Auckland Domain, the city’s oldest park. Take a seaside promenade along Mission Bay Beach or admire the spectacular views of Viaduct Harbour from the iconic Sky Tower.
Next, board the Northern Explorer for a scenic full-day rail journey from Auckland to Wellington. Once you arrive in the capital, enjoy exploring and soaking in the quirky local vibe of the thriving university town. Discover the Maori heritage and stories of Aotearoa at Te Papa, ride the historic Wellington cable car, see fascinating wildlife at Zealandia ecosanctuary and more!
- It’s such a neat little holiday and great value for money!
- Stay in the heart of Auckland and Wellington, with loads to explore within walking distance.
- Experience the longest running passenger train service in New Zealand on the scenic journey.
- Flights from Australia are included with your choice of airline!
- DAY 1
- DAYS 2-4
- DAY 5
- DAYS 6-7
- DAY 8
Fly to Auckland
Fly from Australia to Auckland. On arrival, make your own way from the airport to your hotel and the remainder of the day is free to start exploring this great city.
Your time is free to explore Auckland at your leisure. You might want to start with visiting Auckland Domain, the city’s oldest park. Take a seaside promenade along Mission Bay Beach or admire the spectacular views of Viaduct Harbour from the iconic Sky Tower.
Train Auckland to Wellington
Today is spent on board the Northern Explorer for your scenic full-day rail journey from Auckland to Wellington.
Upon arrival in Wellington, catch a taxi or make your own way to your hotel for your 3-night stay.
Your time is free to discover New Zealand's capital city. Enjoy exploring and soaking in the quirky local vibe of the thriving university town. Discover the Maori heritage and stories of Aotearoa at Te Papa, ride the historic Wellington cable car, see fascinating wildlife at Zealandia ecosanctuary and more!
Fly to Australia
Please check out of your hotel in the morning and make your own way to Wellington Airport for your return flight to Australia.
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This neat New Zealand holiday is hard to beat for value-for-money. Great hotels in Auckland and Wellington and travelling between cities by train is a fun day. Plus, international flights are included from Australia - or let us know if you only need to book the land arrangements and we can personalise a quote for you.
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The brochure includes details of the inclusions and other relevant travel information. Information contained in the brochure is subject to change and at the time of booking you will be provided with an updated copy that includes the current details for your reservation.
This independent trip departs daily from Australia between the below dates:
2021 – 01 May to 10 June, 25 July to 10 September, 10 October to 30 November
2022 – 01 February to 31 March
Please ask us for your preferred departure date and we will advise availability.
Trip start time
You will be advised of the flight details and check-in times when your booking is confirmed.
Important to remember...
The day-by-day itinerary is intended as an indicative guide only. Travel by nature is unpredictable. Weather patterns, flying conditions, rail accessibility, public holidays, travel restrictions and a multitude of other factors may necessitate itinerary changes that are ultimately for the client's benefit. It is essential that travellers are flexible and open minded in this regard.
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