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New Zealand Grand Rail Explorer

New Zealand Grand Rail Explorer


New Zealand Grand Rail Explorer

From $2995 Per person twin share | 12 Days


TRAVEL PERIOD: 2024 (Valid for sale until 31 Mar 2024 unless sold out prior.)


This once-in-a-lifetime rail holiday in will combine three of New Zealand’s great train journeys with five days of driving the untamed West Coast from Queenstown, home to giant glaciers, waterfalls & blowholes. Traverse the South Island’s spectacular landscapes aboard the world-famous TranzAlpine. Journey along the spectacular coastline on the Coastal Pacific before cruising the Cook Strait to the capital city of Wellington. Explore the rural heart of the North Island as you step aboard the historic Northern Explorer and conclude your 12 day self guided rail holiday.


* Due to Great Train Journeys schedules, this package must start on a Monday in Queenstown. *


    • 11 nights of hand-picked accommodation  (3.5/4 star hotels)
    • 5 days car hire from Queenstown to Greymouth
    • Premium car hire insurance with a nil excess
    • Milford Sound Cruise with lunch ex Queenstown
    • Leisure time to explore Franz Josef, Glacier Country
    • TranzAlpine Great Train Journey from Greymouth to Christchurch
    • Coastal Pacific Great Train Journey from Christchurch to Picton
    • Interislander Ferry from Picton to Wellington
    • Northern Explorer Great Train Journey from Wellington to Auckland Strand
    • Experience the vibrant city of Auckland
    • Shuttle Transfers in Christchurch, Wellington & Auckland

*Terms and conditions & TWAC's travel service fees apply to all the products listed online. 
Products are subject to availability of the tour operator.

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