NZ Coach Tour featuring Airshow Extravaganza

13 June 18

Experience the scenic beauty and must-see icons of New Zealand combined with an extravaganza of aerial action and a taste of Marlborough’s diverse landscapes and world-famous wine at one of New Zealand’s most popular events – The Yealands Classic Fighters Airshow.

When travelling New Zealand by coach, every day is different and more exciting than the last. Sit back and relax on this 13 Day Classic Fighters New Zealand tour knowing the hassle of overlooking hidden locations or taking a wrong turn is removed.

Begin your journey in cosmopolitan Auckland and enjoy a city sights tour of New Zealand’s largest city. Exclusive to this tour, visit the Auckland War Memorial Museum for a guided tour, where you will hear how warfare played a major role in shaping New Zealand’s identity. The display is extensive and includes a Spitfire and Japanese Zero.

Another tour exclusive is a visit to the aviation display hall at the Museum of Transport and Technology. The impressive collection includes the only Solent Mark IV Flying Boat left in the world, a rare World War II era Avro Lancaster Bomber as well as the de Havilland Mosquito and the modern Skyhawk and Aermacchi.

As you travel south you will experience a range of breathtaking attractions and memorable experiences such as the nostalgic 15km journey on the Glenbrook Vintage Railway, enjoy lunch in Middle Earth on a visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set, explore Napier’s beautifully preserved art deco architecture and immerse yourself in the Maori culture by enjoying a Traditional Maori Hangi and Cultural Performance in the geothermal wonderland of Rotorua.

Board the Interislander Ferry and cross the Cook Strait through the stunning Marlborough Sounds to where your action-packed South Island adventures will begin.

Over Easter you will spend 4 nights in Blenheim enjoying the tastes of Marlborough while experiencing an extravaganza of aerial action at the Yealands Classic Fighters Airshow. With your 3 Day Gold Pass enjoy a range of exclusive extras including access to the best seats at the Airshow, situated in front of the runway.

Immerse yourself in a vast array of aircraft and extraordinary flying acts with famous military fighter aircraft spanning 100 years through to the jets of today. The show culminates a huge mock air battle complete with pyrotechnics.

On the ground check out the static displays which include classic cars and military vehicles. Visit the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre, which houses the museum entitled ‘Knights of the Sky’, a dedicated tribute to the Great War in the air displaying over 20 WW1 aircraft.

Tour through Marlborough country, famous for its food and wine, before finishing your holiday in the vibrant city of Christchurch. Enjoy a city sights tour and journey onboard the iconic Christchurch Tram before relishing in a farewell dinner with your new found friends.

With your flights, taxes, modern coach travel, 4 star hotel accommodation, most meals, sightseeing and attractions included, you can make the most of your memorable holiday.

Share unique experiences with like-minded travellers on this Classic tour of New Zealand. Places on this exclusive departure are limited. Yealands Classic Fighters 2019 is an exciting aerial spectacle not to be missed!

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