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To find out more visit 18 nights from £4699^ including optional travel insurance or from £4544^ without insurance§ The Coastal Pacific along Hapuku river Maori culture in New Zealand Aratere in the Sounds Rail journey Your tour includes · 15 nights in hotels and 3 in flight · 15 breakfasts (B), 3 lunches (L) and 12 dinners (D) Excursions and visits · City tour of Auckland · Visit to Auckland Museum · Visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve · Maori cultural performance · Maori Arts and Crafts Institute · Wellington sightseeing tour · Inter-island cruise via Marlborough Sounds · Sightseeing tour of Christchurch · Punting on the Avon · A ride on Queenstown's Skyline Gondola and dinner at the top · Visit the gold-mining town of Arrowtown · Lakes District Museum in Arrowtown · Cruise across Milford Sound · Taieri Gorge Railway journey Day 16: Te Anau-Dunedin. Today's journey of nearly 300 kilometres takes you across the farmlands of Southland and Otago to the Scottish-influenced city of Dunedin, the Gaelic name for Edinburgh. Stay two nights in this cultural university city. B, D Day 17: Dunedin. Enjoy an included scenic train ride along the Taieri Gorge Railway. Spend your final afternoon at leisure before a farewell dinner tonight. B, D Day 18: Dunedin-Christchurch-UK. Transfer to Christchurch for your return overnight flight to the UK. B Day 19: UK. Arrive in the UK for your included door-to-door travel service home. Accommodation... Rydges Auckland Hotel (4*) · Distinction Rotorua Hotel (4*) · Thorndon Hotel Wellington (4*) · Heartland Hotel Cotswold (3*), Christchurch · Beachfront Hotel (3*), Hokitika · Scenic Franz Josef Glacier Hotel (3*) · Copthorne Hotel and Resort Queenstown Lakefront (4*) · Distinction Luxmore (4*), Te Anau · Heritage Dunedin Leisure Lodge (4*). Travelling by train Your holiday includes three train journeys across New Zealand's North and South Islands. On board the trains you'll be able to drink in the incredible scenery in comfort with reclining seats, a generous amount of leg room, an audio commentary system, air conditioning, and panoramic windows and skylights. You'll also find power sockets at each seat, so you can stay switched on for the whole journey. All trains feature a cafe carriage, serving a range of food and drinks from sweet snacks to hot meals. Be sure to visit the open-air carriage for uninterrupted views of the passing landscapes ­ the perfect opportunity for photos! SAVE £100^ per person on Oct 13, 2021 departure when you book by Jan 31, 2020 Prices from: Oct 13, 2021 Nov 3 4799 4699 4899 Rooms for sole occupancy from £5698. New Zealand by Rail. Holiday code: AZ089.All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, including savings as advertised and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £155 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights ­ see page 235 for details. Getting You There Prices are based on Singapore Airlines from Heathrow. Please enquire for regional flights and alternative airline options · Fly in style - ask about our great value cabin upgrades · Remember, wherever you are in the UK, our VIP travel service means we will get you to the airport for no extra cost! To book see page 235 and call FREE on 0800 056 6098 or visit Please quote TRNG7 229