Update from AUS & NZ!

01 May 17

Stay informed with updates on a range of topics. In this edition we have placed a spotlight on our Special Interest Product and what tours we have available for clients looking for that touring experience with a point of difference.

11 Day South Island Garden Tour - GUARANTEED departure 26 October 2017

Departing in October this year, this 11 Day fully escorted tour offers a range of the most beautiful private and botanic gardens in the South Island. Your clients will meet the local gardeners who will share their love of what they grow and how they grow it.
Your clients will enjoy breathtaking and dramatic scenery combined with the beauty of New Zealand’s flora in springtime. This is accompanied by a number of highlights such as the Silver Fern Seasider and world-famous TranzAlpine rail journey, picturesque Queenstown, scenic Milford Sound plus much more. This tour is over half full already, so to avoid disappointment, be sure to reserve a seat for your clients today!

Warbirds Over Wanaka March 2018 - GUARANTEED departures

Following the success of our previous Warbirds Over Wanaka Tours, in 2018 Grand Pacific Tours is once again pleased to offer your clients the opportunity to experience all of the excitement and entertainment of the Internationally renowned Airshow combined with the scenic beauty of New Zealand. We are offering an 8 Day South Island Escape Tour, a 13 Day South Island Getaway Tour, a 13 Day North and South Island Tour and NEW for 2018, we have an 11 Day Ultimate Warbirds Over Wanaka Tour. The new tour commences in Christchurch and concludes in Wellington and your clients will travel on our luxury 20 seat Ultimate Coach and enjoy 4.5 star accommodation.

Festive Tours - GUARANTEED departures

Christmas is one of the most special times of year. Your clients will enjoy delicious food, spend time with new friends and create unique memories whilst travelling on our 17 Day Festive Season Tour commencing on 19 December 2017. Your travellers will enjoy a gourmet Christmas lunch at Walter Peak Station in Queenstown and will experience an entertaining Maori Hangi and Concert on New Year’s Eve in Rotorua. If your clients would prefer to travel with a smaller group size, then our 11 Day Ultimate Christmas Tour is the perfect option travelling on our luxury 20 seater Ultimate coach.

Key Contacts

Michael Nelson (Business Development, International Market)

Peter Harding (Managing Director)

Stacia Morris (General Manager)

Tierney Hill (Tour Administration Executive)

Rebecca Barron (Tour Administration Executive)

Pam Searle (Tour Administration Executive)

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