Chateau 'Mid Winter Christmas' Tour

Price per person:

$1,549.00

(Single costs are available on request)

4 Days-With Travelwise Holidays Tour Leader


A special 'Mid-Winter Christmas' tour to New Zealand's classic resort, the Chateau Tongariro Hotel. Also enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the Wairakei Resort, National Park, Taupo & Rotorua sightseeing and the special magic that only rail travel can offer.

Tour Departs: 05-Aug-2021
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INCLUDED IN YOUR TOUR COST
  • Home pick up and return within the Auckland metropolitan area, (if applicable).
  • Services of Travelwise Holidays Tour Leader throughout.
  • Travel by ‘Northern Explorer’ rail service Auckland/National Park.
  • 2 nights accommodation at the elegant Chateau Tongariro Hotel, Mt Ruapehu & 1 night at the Wairakei Resort, Taupo.
  • All dinners & cooked breakfasts including a special 'Mid-Winter' Christmas theme dinners at the Chateau Tongariro Hotel and Wairakei Resort.
  • National Park sightseeing, featuring ‘Top of the Bruce’ for spectacular views (weather permitting) and a ‘Round the Mountain’ tour via Ohakune, Waiouru and Turangi/Tokaanu townships.
  • Special visits to Waiouru Army Museum, the National Park Visitors Centre and Volcanic Activity Centre Turangi.
  • Taupo/Rotorua sightseeing featuring Huka Honey Hive, Huka Falls, Wairakei Thermal District, Rotorua Government Gardens, lakefront and Agrodome sheep show.

ITINERARY

THU 05 AUG - AUCKLAND/NATIONAL PARK   (D)

‘Northern Explorer’ rail service.  Transfer to Chateau Tongariro Hotel. Enjoy a ‘classic’ movie in hotel cinema.

FRI 06 AUG - ‘AROUND THE MOUNTAIN TOUR’ (B,D)

Visit Ohakune, the Waiouru Army Museum and Turangi/Tokaanu. Enjoy ‘Mid-Winter’ Christmas theme dinner at Chateau Tongariro Hotel.

SAT 07 AUG - CHATEAU/ TAUPO/ WAIRAKEI (B,D)

Visit ‘Top of the Bruce’ for spectacular views (weather permitting).  Ride NZ's newest and largest gondola, 'Sky Waka', to the Knoll Ridge Chalet, travel through spectacular landscapes and snow-laden peaks. Taupo sightseeing including, Volcanic Activity Centre,  Honey Hive, Huka Falls & thermal district. Enjoy ‘Mid-Winter’ Christmas theme dinner at Wairakei Resort.

SUN 08 AUG - WAIRAKEI/ ROTORUA/ AUCKLAND  (B)

Transfer to Rotorua. Visit Government Gardens, lakefront, Ohinemutu and Agrodome for sheep show. Return to Auckland by coach.

Key: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner


     

     

   

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Office hours are 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday. An answer phone takes care of calls after hours and during the weekends.

Phone Toll Free

0800 11 60 60

Phone Within Auckland

(09) 414 4488