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Ultimate Explorer with Grand Pacific Tours

SAVE up to $750 per couple, book by 31 Mar!*

Explore the best of New Zealand's majestic South Island and diverse North Island in ultimate comfort and style on this 16 day small group guided tour.

Take in spectacular scenery on four cruises, including cruises of the iconic Milford Sound, Lake Wakatipu, and the famous Hole in the Rock, as well as on a breathtaking rail journey on the TranzAlpine.


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Grand Pacific Tours Ultimate coach disembarking

Special offer*

Book by 31 March 2019 and SAVE up to $750 per couple ($375 per person) on selected departures. On all other departure dates, CD members save $175 per person!


  • Return airfares from Brisbane or Coolangatta to New Zealand^
  • Personalised Meet & Greet on arrival and return airport transfers in New Zealand
  • Ultimate Small Group Touring Coach with 20 luxury leather reclining seats on a full size vehicle, two-door access and panoramic windows
  • 15 nights 4.5 star hotel accommodation, including four 2-night stays 
  • 4 scenic cruises
  • Many meals including a specialty breakfast at Stratosfare Restaurant
  • All sightseeing and attractions as per itinerary~
  • Hotel porterage


  • Larnach Castle
  • Milford Sound Nature Cruise and lunch
  • Lake Wakatipu cruise on the TSS Earnslaw
  • Lakes District Museum
  • TranzAlpine Rail journey
  • Interislander Ferry cruise
  • Te Papa, NZ’s National Museum
  • Skyline Rotorua Gondola and Luge Ride
  • Agrodome
  • Thermal mud pools and geysers
  • Te Puia Traditional Maori Hangi and Concert
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds
  • Dolphin / Hole in the Rock cruise
  • City sights tour of Christchurch, Dunedin, Wellington and Auckland


Departure dates
in 2019
Price per person,
twin share from
Price per person,
solo traveller from
Selected departures

Sep 2019
 $7,694 $9,939
Various departures

Oct - Dec 2019
 $7,894  $10,9


Departure dates
in 2020
Price per person,
twin share from
Price per person,
solo traveller from
Various departures

Jan - Mar 2020
$7,894 $10,9
Selected departures

May 2020
$7,694 $9,939


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  • Prices current as at 16 January 2019.
  • Prices include GST and are per person in AUD based on twin share (unless stated) and include an CD booking fee.
  • Prices are subject to change without notice (eg due to changes to taxes, fees, surcharges or currency fluctuation).
  • Offers subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. A limited number of offers are available on selected departure dates. Once sold out, prices may revert to higher rates, but may also be further discounted. 
  • ~Itinerary is subject to alteration and cancellation without notice; full itinerary available upon request from CD What need in journey.
  • *Special offer:  $750 per couple saving is valid for 27 September 2019 & 6 May 2020 departures only. Other departure dates save $175 per person off GPT brochure price. Surcharge may apply on Festive Season departures. Savings have already been incorporated into the advertised prices. Offer is based on departing Brisbane, two people travelling together and applies to new bookings only. Offer is not to be used in conjunction with any other offer, is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at anytime without notice. Offer valid until 31 March 2019 unless sold out prior.
  • ^Flights are in economy class with Air New Zealand or an airline of Grand Pacific Tours' choosing and are subject to availability and the Airlines' booking and carriage conditions. Prices are valid for travel ex Brisbane or Coolangatta; once booking class is sold out surcharges may apply. Other ports available, ask your CD What need in journey consultant for a quote.  Prepaid air taxes are subject to change.
  • Prices do not include airport transfers in Australia. Transfers can be organised through CD travel at an additional cost.
  • Additional flights, if required, are not included in the price. Speak to your CD travel consultant at the time of booking.
  • Package is on offer from Grand Pacific Tours and further conditions apply. For more information please the travel team at CD on 00 096 166.
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