Explore New Zealand’s finest public and private gardens

25 November 19

Grand Pacific Tours, the New Zealand Coach Holiday Specialist, is pleased to offer you the opportunity to travel to some of the North Island’s finest public and private gardens in 2020.

The 11 Day North Island Garden Tour provides a balanced mix of gardens and iconic New Zealand culture, sights and stunning scenery. 

“Nowhere in the world will you find such a diverse range of plant varieties, both native and exotic, so easily accessible to the visitor,” said Peter Harding, Managing Director, Grand Pacific Tours.  “Your tour includes visits to an array of unique North Island gardens, some given the prestigious title of either International or National Significant Garden, a title highly sought after.”

A highlight will be the private gardens of the Taranaki Garden Festival. Established in 1987, it continues to delight people from all over the world with an intriguing mixture of unique and stunning gardens, each with their own story to tell.

Other key attractions include the Sculptureum Experience in Matakana, a Hobbiton™ Movie Set Tour with lunch, a guided tour of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves, and riding the Wellington cable car to the Wellington Botanic Gardens.

Past Travellers commented, “Every day was another enjoyable experience. We didn’t expect to see so much.” 

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.

The all-inclusive package includes airfares, taxes, return airport transfers in New Zealand, modern coach travel, 4-star accommodation, 21 meals including breakfast daily, sightseeing and prepaid attractions. Travellers will also receive a bonus garden book, Flourish.

Passionate green thumbs will delight in this popular coach holiday with the opportunity to meet like-minded people and share these garden experiences.

For more information, contact your local travel agent or visit www.gptnz.com/specialinterest.

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