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Ultimate Explorer with Grand Pacific Tours

SAVE $375 per person, book by 31 December!*

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 December 2018 and save $375 per person on selected departures – all other departures 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
 Jan 26 $7,574 $9,689
 Feb $7,574 $9,689
 Mar 1, 10 $7,574 $9,689
 May 6 $7,374 $9,489


Additional 2019 and 2020 departure dates coming soon! Contact us for more details – simply fill out the enquiry form below and one of our friendly consultants will be in touch with you soon.

  • Prices current as at 26 September 2018.
  • 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).
  • Itinerary is subject to alteration without notice.
  • *Special offer: $375 per person saving is valid for 6 May 2019 departures only. Other departure dates save $175 per person off GPT brochure price. Savings have already been incorporated into the advertised prices. No other special offers or discounts apply. Offer is based on departing Brisbane, two people travelling together and applies to new bookings only. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer, subject to availability and may be withdrawn at anytime without notice. Offer valid until 31 December 2018 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. Pre-paid taxes are included but subject to change. Once fare class is sold out, surcharges may apply.
  • Prices do not include airport transfers in Australia. Transfers can be organised through CD travel at an additional cost.
  • ~Itinerary available from CD What need in journey upon request.
  • Additional flights, if required, are not included in the price. Speak to your CD travel consultant at the time of booking.
  • Offer is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
  • 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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