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Contrasts of Australia and New Zealand 2014

17 day tour


Welcome Down Under! In New Zealand, tour the Glow Worm Grotto at Waitomo Caves, journey on the spectacular TranzAlpine train through the Southern Alps, view the magnificent Franz Josef Glacier and take a Milford Sound cruise. Share in a traditional Maori Hangi Be My Guest feast at the Tamaki Family Marae in Rotorua and experience local life at a Be My Guest barbecue lunch on a sheep farm. Hop over the ditch to Australia and get up-close to the colourful coral and tropical fish on a Great Barrier Reef cruise. Enjoy a Be My Guest lunch at Bondi Beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean and gain an insight into Australian indigenous culture at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park in Cairns.

Highlights :
  • Auckland
  • Waitomo Caves
  • Rotorua
  • TranzAlpine Train
  • Franz Josef
  • Milford Sound
  • Mt. Cook
  • Lake Tekapo
  • Great Barrier Reef
  • Sydney

Dates & Rates

Definite departures have already been confirmed as departing and only limited space is available.

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Departs On Returns On Land Price Definite
Early Payment Discount LMD Request a Quote Availability
Fri, Sep 19, 2014 Sun, Oct 05, 2014 €4025.00 Yes Request
Fri, Oct 03, 2014 Sun, Oct 19, 2014 €4350.00 Yes Book Now
Fri, Oct 17, 2014 Sun, Nov 02, 2014 €4350.00 Yes FULL
Departure notes:
  • Please note that airfares are not included in the prices above. Land Only price requires the following intra-air sectors to be purchased separately: Day 6 from Rotorua to Christchurch - flights to depart after 12pm; Day 12 from Christchurch to Melbourne - flights to arrive prior to 4pm; Day 14 from Melbourne to Cairns - flights to arrive prior to 12pm; Day 16 from Cairns to Sydney - flights to depart after 12pm. Trafalgar guarantees to quote you the lowest possible airfare available to us on the day that you book.
  • Please note that departures between 1 November, 2013 to 31 March, 2014 for the Australia section and between 1 October, 2014 to 31 March, 2015 for the New Zealand section are subject to itinerary and hotel modification.
  • Festive Season surcharge applies to Sydney hotel 29 December to 2 January.