11 Day Top of the South Island Tour

10 December 19

Grand Pacific Tours, New Zealand’s Coach Holiday Specialist, has introduced a brand new 11 Day Top of the South Island Tour. This tour will visit several iconic regions in the top part of New Zealand’s South Island that does not form part of existing itineraries.

With multiple departures in 2021 and 2022, this tour, designed for travellers who enjoy the outdoors, love food and wine and are keen to get off the main roads will unveil a picturesque landscape of wilderness, wildlife and unique attractions.

“The tour includes a number of short walks that will allow travellers to experience some of New Zealand’s native wildlife and natural beauty,” says Peter Harding, Grand Pacific Tours Managing Director. “The short walks of up to 1 hour allows travellers to explore a variety of unique landscapes and requires a moderate level of fitness.”

Highlights include a nature cruise for the chance to see the rare Hector’s Dolphins; the natural beauty of the scenic West Coast; the Hokitika Gorge; the world-famous Punakaiki Pancake Rocks and Blowholes; a barbecue lunch while cruising along the shores of the Abel Tasman National Park; an exclusive Queen Charlotte Sound dinner cruise featuring local salmon, Greenshell mussels and Cloudy Bay clams, matched with a spectacular Marlborough wine.

Other highlights include the seaside town of Kaiteriteri loved for its turquoise water and golden sand beach; Monteith’s Brewery where you enjoy a sumptuous lunch and a free souvenir; the World of WearableArt and Classic Car Museum offer fascinating stories and relics of old and much more.

With a professional Coach Captain and Tour Leader taking care of everything, travellers can sit back and relax onboard the modern 48 seat coach with 2 door access, restroom, reclining seats and panoramic windows. This fully escorted tour includes airfares, taxes, transfers in New Zealand, modern coach travel, 4 star accommodation, most meals, sightseeing and attractions.

The dedicated 8-page brochure is OUT NOW at www.gptnz.com/brochures. Travel agents can order stock through www.tifs.com.au.

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