The Great NZ Journey by Rail

$2,499 / per person

The Great NZ Journey by Rail 


6 Night Escorted Tour with YOU Travel Orewa 


From $2499.00 Twin/Double Share, Additional $800.00 for Single Supplement 

Join YOU Travel Orewa to explore New Zealand by Rail this October! Relax and take in the scenery from the comfort of your seat on the train, all fully escorted with a small group of like-minded travelers. Some sightseeing in the cities has been organised, but giving you some free time to explore, shop or pamper. Enjoy great kiwi hospitality with local food and wine. 

Package Includes: 

– All transfers
– Air New Zealand Flight (Auckland – Christchurch – Hokitika)
– All Accommodation – Including Breakfast
   The Beachfront Hotel, Hokitika
   Novotel Cathedral Square, Christchurch
   Harbour View Motel, Picton
   Intercontinental, Wellington
– Dinners as per itinerary
– TranzAlpine Train (Greymouth to Christchurch)
– Coastal Pacific Train (Christchurch to Picton)
– Interislander Ferry (Picton to Wellington)
– Weta Work Shop Te Papa Tour
– Northern Explorer Train (Wellington to Auckland)
– YOU Travel Orewa Escort

Day 1: We will be picked up and transferred from Orewa to Auckland Airport. You will then board your Air New Zealand afternoon flight, Auckland – Christchurch - Hokitika. Upon arrival in Hokitika we will be transferred to our accommodation, The Beachfront Hotel Hokitika and then enjoy dinner together at the hotel restaurant, Ocean View. Meals included: D

Day 2: We will enjoy breakfast at our hotel and then be transferred to Greymouth to enjoy some free time before boarding the TranzAlpine train to Christchurch. On arrival in Christchurch we will be transferred to our accommodation, Novotel Cathedral Square. After settling in we will meet at the hotel restaurant, The Square, for dinner. Meals included: B D

Day 3: Start the day with breakfast at the hotel and then enjoy a free day in Christchurch to explore. In the evening we will meet again for the unique dining experience at the Christchurch Tramway Restaurant. Meals included: B D

Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel before being transferred to Christchurch Railway Station to board the Coastal Pacific Train to Picton. On arrival in Picton we will be transferred to our accommodation, Harbour View Motel Picton. Meals included: B

Day 5: Enjoy a lovely Breakfast before being transferred to Picton Ferry Terminal to board the Interislander ferry - Picton – Wellington. After the ferry ride we will be transferred to our hotel, The Intercontinental Wellington. After settling into our accommodation discover Wellington at leisure. Meals included: B

Day 6: Breakfast at our hotel before enjoying a day in Wellington. Included is a Weta Workshop Te Papa Tour and dinner. Meals included: B D

Day 7: Breakfast before a transfer to Wellington Station to board the Northern Explorer Train, Wellington to Auckland. Then transfer home. Meals included: B
Terms and Conditions: Costs are subject to change until paid in full. Itinerary is subject to change, due to weather conditions and accessibility. Travel dates are fixed. Non- Refundable deposit of $400 per person is required to secure place. Spaces are limited to 16. Subject to conditions as per the booking form. Contact YOU Travel Orewa for further details and bookings.
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