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Very impressed and enjoyable. I appreciated the combination of ship and coach travel, they complimented each other very effectively. C. W. - Past Traveller

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Discover New Zealand by sea and land

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rand Pacific Tours, the New Zealand coach holiday specialist and Celebrity Cruises, present this exclusive

opportunity to discover New Zealand fully escorted by Cruise and Luxury Coach. Enjoy modern luxury on a cruise across the Tasman Sea on board the indulgent Celebrity Solstice. Combine this with a luxury coach tour and see the best of New Zealand’s iconic attractions and stunning scenery not included on the cruise, giving you the complete New Zealand experience. We look forward to welcoming you to New Zealand. Explore the land of the long white cloud and return home with memories to last a lifetime.

Peter Harding Managing Director

Contents The complete New Zealand experience

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Overview of Itineraries

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19 Day New Zealand Southern Explorer & Cruise

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23 Day Best of New Zealand by Cruise & Luxury Coach

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23 Day Best of New Zealand by Luxury Coach & Cruise

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29 Day New Zealand & Australia by Luxury Coach & Cruise 1 4 - 15 Merchandise, Booking Terms & Conditions

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CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Enjoy a quiet refuge by day, gazing over the sea with a cocktail in hand; New Zealand is alive with geysers, craters and colourful landscapes; sit back and relax as you enjoy the scenery from your modern coach; experience a traditional Maori concert at Te Puia; the Celebrity Solstice, one of the newest and most luxurious superliners on the water today.

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The complete New Zealand experience

MODERN LUXURY

Celebrity Solstice Cruise

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he luxurious Celebrity Solstice offers you more than you ever imagined, from an upper deck of lush, natural grass to chic restaurants and lounges. Cruise across the Tasman Sea in luxury and visit the majestic fiords of Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sounds, Dunedin, Akaroa, Wellington, Tauranga, Bay of Islands and Auckland. The Celebrity Solstice is a sophisticated cruise ship that allows you to do as much or as little as you choose while providing attentive service that is second to none. STATEROOMS Relax in your spacious and light filled Deluxe Cabin (Vista Deck 8) complete with a private balcony with ocean views and packed full of thoughtful touches. Enjoy a full list of luxurious amenities such as complimentary 24 hour room service, Egyptian cotton bed linen, interactive flat screen TV and personal bathroom toiletries. AWARD-WINNING CUISINE The magnificent and contemporary main dining room offers a variety of delicious dining options, a fine list of premium wines available for purchase to complement your meal. You can experience several unique specialty restaurants on board all with impeccable service and world-class cuisine. WORLD-CLASS ENTERTAINMENT Enjoy ultra stylish bars, lounges, clubs and a casino plus a half acre of manicured grass on the upper deck. Witness musical spectaculars, aerial fantasias, magicians, comedians, jazz musicians, poolside DJ plus a myriad of stylish shopping options amongst the ship’s vibrant piazza.

CLOCKWISE FROM TOP: Enjoy cruising on the Celebrity Solstice, one of the newest and most luxurious superliners on the water today; relax in the luxury and comfort of your beautifully appointed Deluxe Balcony Cabin; experience the variety of dining options available.

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RELAXED PACE

Luxury Coach Tour

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ee the sights and iconic locations not visited on the cruise in the comfort of a modern coach, traverse the roads in the safe hands of your professional Coach Captain and experience a range of wonderful attractions. Stay in superior accommodation with a number of two night stays and enjoy speciality meals such as a Maori Hangi & Concert on selected tours. MODERN COACHES Sit back and enjoy your tour on a modern 48 seater coach featuring panoramic windows, air conditioning, reclining cloth trim seats, CD and DVD player, entertainment system, lowering devices, air bag suspension, restroom, two door access and cold water storage. PROFESSIONAL COACH CAPTAINS Handpicked for their expert knowledge and extensive driving experience the Coach Captain will be on hand to assist you with every aspect of the tour. Enjoy the professional commentary including numerous facts and figures, myths, legends and many laughs along the way. FULLY ESCORTED An experienced Grand Pacific Tours Guide will accompany you throughout the entire tour. Their sole responsibility is to make you feel welcome, relaxed and ensure your holiday is a memorable experience. ATTRACTIONS AND SIGHTSEEING A vast range of iconic attractions are included as you explore New Zealand by coach, from the Hobbiton Movie Set Tour in the North Island to the world renowned TranzAlpine Rail Journey in the South.

CLOCKWISE FROM TOP: Sit back and relax as you travel through the breathtaking countryside in your modern coach; each Grand Pacific Tours’ Coach Captain has been handpicked for their expert knowledge and driving experience; panoramic windows allow you to view the spectacular scenery.

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OVERVIEW OF ITINERARIES

3 TOUR OPTIONS

It’s your choice! Hokianga Matakohe

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ee the best of stunning New Zealand with one of three tour options, giving you the holiday of choice. Cruise on the sophisticated Celebrity Solstice offering more than you ever imagined. Combine this with a luxury coach holiday and enjoy this world in miniature, each locale providing its own treasure trove of unique experiences for everyone.

Experience a holiday like no other! Combine an ocean cruise aboard the Celebrity Solstice with a luxury coach tour of New Zealand. Three fully escorted tours to choose from, giving you the holiday you’ve always dreamed of.

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Hamilton Matamata

Akaroa

Doubtful Sound Dusky Sound


Hokianga Matakohe

Whangarei

Waitomo

Port of departure Ports of call Cruise route

Arthur’s Pass

Hokianga Matakohe

Arthur’s Pass

Whangarei

Waitomo

Arthur’s Pass

Port of departure Ports of call Cruise route

Port of departure Ports of call Cruise route

19 Day New Zealand Southern Explorer & Cruise

23 Day Best of New Zealand by Cruise & Luxury Coach

29 Day NZ & Australia by Luxury Coach & Cruise

From $5094 per person, twin share*

From $6399 per person, twin share*

From $7594 per person, twin share*

Guaranteed Departure 2016 Jan 15

Guaranteed Departures 2015 2016 Nov 2, 4^ Feb 2^^ Dec 6^

Guaranteed Departure 2016 Feb 4

Day Location Fly to Christchurch 1 Franz Josef Glacier 2 3 - 4 Queenstown Fly to Auckland 5 - Board the Celebrity Solstice Bay of Islands 6 Tauranga 7 Cruising 8 Wellington 9 Akaroa 10 Dunedin 11 Dusky, Doubtful, Milford Sound 12 13 - 14 Cruising Hobart 15 Cruising 16 Melbourne 17 Cruising 18 Sydney 19 *Includes airfares and pre paid taxes.

Day Location Sydney - Board the Celebrity Solstice 1 Cruising 2 Hobart 3 4 - 5 Cruising Milford, Doubtful, Dusky Sound 6 Dunedin 7 Akaroa 8 Wellington 9 Cruising 10 Tauranga 11 Bay of Islands 12 Auckland - Meet your Luxury coach 13 14 - 15 Bay of Islands Auckland 16 17 - 18 Rotorua Fly to Queenstown 19 Queenstown 20 Franz Josef Glacier 21 Christchurch 22 Fly home 23 *Includes prepaid taxes. ^This departure operates in reverse. Fly to Christchurch and travel by coach first then, board the cruise in Auckland. ^^This departure includes a port call in Melbourne instead of Hobart.

Day Location Fly to Christchurch 1 Franz Josef Glacier 2 3 - 4 Queenstown Fly to Auckland 5 6 - 7 Bay of Islands Auckland 8 9 - 10 Rotorua Auckland - Board the Celebrity Solstice 11 Bay of Islands 12 Tauranga 13 Cruising 14 Wellington 15 Akaroa 16 Dunedin 17 Dusky, Doubtful & Milford Sound 18 19 - 20 Cruising Sydney 21 Cruising 22 Melbourne 23 Cruising 24 Adelaide 25 26 - 28 Cruising Fremantle 29 *Includes airfares and pre paid taxes.

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Fully Escorted tour of the majestic South Island combined with a relaxing cruise

19 Day New Zealand Southern Explorer & Cruise >> NO HIDDEN EXTRAS TRAVEL SERVICES Tour Guide • Flight from homeport to Christchurch* • Internal flight from Queenstown to Auckland* • Airport to hotel transfer in Christchurch, Day 1 • GST (Goods & Services tax) • Port taxes • Comprehensive Documentation Pack •

Note: Please make own arrangements home on Day 19.

LUXURY COACH TOUR (Day 1 - 4) Professional Coach Captain • Luxury coach travel with 2 door access, restroom, reclining seats and panoramic windows • 4 nights Superior hotel accommodation • Hotel porterage • 4 cooked breakfasts • 3 sumptuous dinners • 1 two night stay • TranzAlpine Rail Journey • Free day to explore Queenstown at leisure •

CELEBRITY SOLSTICE CRUISE (Day 5 - 19) Deluxe Balcony Cabin (Vista Deck 8) • Group meet & greet and ‘welcome aboard’ dinner • World class dining in a range of unique venues (Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily) • Awesome entertainment • Inspiring activities such as cooking classes and wine tasting • Ports of call: - Auckland, ‘City of Sails’ - Bay of Islands - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty - Wellington, Coolest little capital - Akaroa, French inspired village - Dunedin, Edinburgh of the South - Dusky, Doubtful and Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park - Hobart / Melbourne, free time to explore • Gratuities on board •

Your Grand Pacific Coach Captain is always on hand to assist.

>> ITINERARY

GUARANTEED Departure 2016 Jan 15

(B) Breakfast. (L) Lunch. (D) Dinner. (SD) Specialty Dinner. Port arrival and departure times may vary.

ALL INCLUSIVE Tour Price Fully Escorted tour includes airfares*, taxes, cruise, accommodation, most meals, sightseeing & attractions. Home Tour Pre Total Port including Paid Per Person Airfare Taxes** Twin Share Sydney $4999 + $95 = $5094 Melbourne $4999 + $95 = $5094 Brisbane $4999 + $95 = $5094 Gold Coast $4999 + $95 = $5094 Canberra $5129 + $125 = $5254 Cairns $5179 + $100 = $5279 Adelaide $5199 + $95 = $5294 Hobart $5199 + $90 = $5289 Launceston $5199 + $90 = $5289 Perth $5299 + $95 = $5394 Land Only Single Supplement

$4799 $2400

Stay a little longer City Twin Share Single Christchurch $110 $220 Extra night rates are per person in Australian Dollars, based on room only. **Prepaid taxes are correct at time of print but are subject to change. Exact amounts will be confirmed to your travel agent at time of booking.

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DAY 1: Arrive Christchurch (D) On arrival into Christchurch you will be met by a Grand Pacific Tours representative and transferred to your hotel. Hotel Sudima Christchurch Airport Hotel DAY 2: Christchurch - Arthurs Pass - Franz Josef (B,D) This morning board the TranzAlpine, renowned as one of the great train journeys of the world. Travel over massive viaducts, river valleys and spectacular gorges as you ascend to Arthur’s Pass located in the centre of the Southern Alps. Board your coach and travel to Hokitika, famous for its Greenstone before continuing to Franz Josef where time is available to experience a scenic flight (optional, weather permitting) over the spectacular glaciers. Hotel Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier DAY 3: Franz Josef - Queenstown (B,D) See the snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps as you travel south along the West Coast to Fox Glacier. Continue via the Haast Pass, an area of stunning beauty before arriving into picturesque Queenstown, a year round resort situated on the shores of magical Lake Wakatipu. Hotel Millennium Hotel Queenstown (2 nights) DAY 4: Queenstown (Free Day) (B) Today is a free day. There are plenty of sightseeing options and your Tour Guide and Coach Captain are available to assist. You may wish to enjoy the thrill of a jet boat ride, a heritage tour of the scenic Skippers Canyon or get up close to a Kiwi bird. This evening is free and you may wish to dine high

above Queenstown at the Skyline Restaurant or board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw and cruise across Lake Wakatipu for dinner at Walter Peak Station. DAY 5: Queenstown - Auckland (B,D) Travel to Queenstown Airport where you will board a local flight to the beautiful ‘City of Sails’ Auckland, located in the North Island. Board the Celebrity Solstice to commence your 14 night cruise around New Zealand and back to Australia. Overnight Celebrity Solstice Port Times Depart 20:00 DAY 6: Bay Of Islands (B,L,D) The beaches in this region are considered some of the world’s finest with their perfect white sand and crystal-clear water. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 7: Tauranga (B,L,D) Known as the Bay of Plenty, Tauranga is located at the entrance to one of the largest natural harbours in New Zealand. Port Timess Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 8: Cruising (B,L,D) Relax and enjoy the comforts of this stunning superliner. While at sea enjoy the onboard facilities, world class cuisine and the entertainment not to mention your deluxe balcony cabin. DAY 9: Wellington (B,L,D) Locals are particularly proud of the National Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa. Loosely translated as ‘our place’ from the native Maori tongue, the museum is one of the world’s largest and most progressive (optional). Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00


TOUR HIGHLIGHT

DAY 10: Akaroa (B,L,D) Nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano, Akaroa is rich with beautiful bays and home to the rarest and smallest marine dolphin. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 11: Dunedin (B,L,D) Situated on the magnificent Otago coastline, explore Dunedin’s historic architecture and beautiful botanic gardens. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 17:00 DAY 12: Dusky, Doubtful & Milford Sounds (B,L,D) Sail into the narrow fiords of Dusky, Doubtful and Milford Sounds. Your ship will seem to shrink in comparison to the towering cliffs topped by lush mountain terrain. Scenic cruising. DAY 13 - 14: Cruising (B,L,D) Cruise across the Tasman Sea as you make your way back to more familiar surrounds.

DAY 15: Hobart (B,L,D) Docking in Hobart gives you immediate access to Mount Wellington and its incredibly beautiful surrounds. From there you can look out over the busy harbour, and yachts from all over the world. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00

MUST DO OPTIONS

DAY 16: Cruising (B,L,D) Enjoy a quite refuge by day, gazing over the sea with a cocktail in hand. DAY 17: Melbourne (B,L,D) Explore Melbourne, a cultural melting pot, that is host to major international events. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 18: Cruising (B,L,D) Enjoy the casual outdoor activities on the freshly manicured lawn of The Lawn Club. DAY 19: Sydney (B) This morning arrive in one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities. Time to say goodbye after a memorable New Zealand holiday. Port Times Arrive 06:30

CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Enjoy a ride in the Skyline Queenstown gondola and take in the spectacular views (optional); the TranzAlpine scenic train journey is renowned worldwide as the Great New Zealand Rail Adventure; experience an optional scenic flight and snow landing on the West Coast; during your free time in Queenstown why not experience the thrill of an optional jet boat ride on the iconic Shotover River.

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Fully Escorted featuring a relaxing cruise combined with luxury coach travel

23 Day Best of New Zealand by Cruise & Luxury Coach >> NO HIDDEN EXTRAS TRAVEL SERVICES Tour Guide • Internal flight from Auckland to Queenstown* • Return flight to homeport from Christchurch* • Hotel to airport transfer in Christchurch, Day 23 • GST (Goods & Services tax) • Port taxes • Comprehensive Documentation Pack

BEST SELLING TOUR

Note: Airfare to Sydney on Day 1 to join the cruise is not included.

CELEBRITY SOLSTICE CRUISE (Day 1 - 13) Deluxe Balcony Cabin (Vista Deck 8) • Group meet & greet and welcome dinner • World class dining in a range of unique venues (Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily) • Awesome entertainment • Inspiring activities such as cooking classes and wine tasting • Ports of call: - Sydney / Hobart, free time to explore - Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sound, Fiordland National Park - Dunedin, Edinburgh of the South - Akaroa, French inspired village - Wellington, Coolest Little Capital - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty - Bay of Islands - Auckland, ‘City of Sails’ • Gratuities on board •

Aboard the Celebrity Solstice do as much or as little as you choose.

GUARANTEED Departures 2015 2016 Nov 2 Feb 2^^ ^^This departure includes a port call in Melbourne instead of Hobart.

ALL INCLUSIVE Tour Price Fully Escorted tour includes airfares*, taxes, cruise, accommodation, most meals, sightseeing & attractions. Home Tour Pre Total Port including Paid Per Person Airfare Taxes** Twin Share Sydney $6349 + $50 = $6399 Melbourne $6349 + $50 = $6399 Brisbane $6349 + $50 = $6399 Gold Coast $6349 + $50 = $6399 Canberra $6479 + $75 = $6554 Cairns $6529 + $80 = $6609 Adelaide $6549 + $50 = $6599 Hobart $6549 + $50 = $6599 Launceston $6549 + $50 = $6599 Perth $6649 + $50 = $6699 Land Only Single Supplement

$6149 $2700

Stay a little longer City Twin Share Single Christchurch $110 $220 Extra night rates are per person in Australian Dollars, based on room only. **Prepaid taxes are correct at time of print but are subject to change. Exact amounts will be confirmed to your travel agent at time of booking.

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>> ITINERARY (B) Breakfast. (L) Lunch. (D) Dinner. (SD) Specialty Dinner. Port arrival and departure times may vary.

DAY 1: Arrive Sydney (D) Arrive in Sydney where you will be met by a Grand Pacific Tours Guide aboard the Celebrity Solstice. Meet your travelling companions at a group welcome prior to dinner. Overnight Celebrity Solstice Port Times Depart at 18:30 DAY 2: Cruising (B,L,D) Relax and enjoy the comforts of this stunning superliner. While at sea enjoy the onboard facilities, world class cuisine and the entertainment not to mention your deluxe balcony cabin. DAY 3: Hobart - Free Day (B,L,D) Docking in Hobart gives you immediate access to Mount Wellington and its incredibly beautiful surrounds. From there you can look out over the busy harbour, and yachts from all over the world. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAYS 4 - 5: Cruising (B,L,D) Cruise across the Tasman Sea to the Land of the Long White Cloud. DAY 6: Milford, Doubtful & Dusky Sounds (B,L,D) Sail into the narrow fiords of Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sounds. Your ship will seem to shrink in

LUXURY COACH TOUR (Day 13 - 23) Professional Coach Captain • Luxury coach travel with 2 door access, restroom, reclining seats and panoramic windows • 10 nights Superior hotel accommodation • Hotel porterage • 10 cooked breakfasts including a specialty breakfast at Skyline Restaurant, Rotorua • 8 sumptuous dinners including 2 specialty dinners: Maori Hangi & Concert, Rotorua; Farewell Dinner, Christchurch • 1 barbecue lunch • 3 two night stays •

PRE PAID ATTRACTIONS • Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium • Sky Tower • Kauri Museum* • Footprints Waipoua Forest Tour* • Waitangi Treaty Grounds* • Waitomo Glow Worm Caves Tour • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour • Skyline Gondola & Luge Ride • Agrodome • Thermal mud pools & geysers* • Te Puia traditional Maori Hangi & Concert • TranzAlpine Rail Journey • City sights tour of Auckland *Guided tour is included with 1 guide per 24 travellers.

comparison to the towering cliffs topped by lush mountain terrain. Scenic cruising. DAY 7: Dunedin (B,L,D) Situated on the magnificent Otago coastline, explore Dunedin’s historic architecture and beautiful botanic gardens. Port Times Arrive 09:00 Depart 19:00 DAY 8: Akaroa (B,L,D) Nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano, Akaroa is rich with beautiful bays and home to the rarest and smallest marine dolphin. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 9: Wellington (B,L,D) Locals are particularly proud of the National Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa. Loosely translated as ‘our place’ from the native Maori tongue, the museum is one of the world’s largest and most progressive. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 10: Cruising (B,L,D) Enjoy a quiet refuge by day, gazing over the sea with a cocktail in hand. DAY 11: Tauranga (B,L,D) Known as the Bay of Plenty, Tauranga is located at the entrance to one of the largest natural harbours in New Zealand. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 19:00


DAY 12: Bay of Islands (B,L,D) The beaches in this region are considered some of the world’s finest with their perfect white sand and crystal-clear water. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 13: Arrive Auckland - City Sights Tour (B,D) This morning arrive into the beautiful ‘City of Sails’, Auckland. Disembark the ship, meet your Coach Captain and enjoy an informative city tour including a visit to Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium, see New Zealand’s unique aquatic life up close, including a large collection of sharks, gigantic stingrays, and beautiful seahorses. This afternoon includes a visit to Sky Tower at your leisure, one of New Zealand’s most spectacular attractions. Hotel Skycity Hotel or similiar DAY 14: Auckland - Hokianga - Bay of Islands (B,D) Depart Auckland and travel to Matakohe to enjoy an informative talk at the Kauri Museum. After lunch travel north through Dargaville to the unforgettable Footprints Waipoua encounter, home to some of the largest remaining kauri trees in the world. A local guide will explain how these trees are inter-twined with the lives of local Maori and the important role they play in the eco-system that is the Waipoua Forest. Continue to Paihia, situated in the heart of the beautiful Bay of Islands. Hotel Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands or similiar (2 nights) DAY 15: Bay of Islands (B,D) This morning enjoy a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, the location of the signing of the treaty between the Maori tribes and the British. The rest of today is free. Choose from the many optional activities available, including the Hole in the Rock Cruise, a relaxing luncheon cruise or a spectacular scenic flight. The choice is yours and your Tour Guide & Coach Captain will be available to assist. DAY 16: Bay of Islands - Auckland (B) Farewell the Bay of Islands and drive south via Whangarei, Wellsford and Warkworth to Auckland for some free time. This evening is also free for you to dine at one of the many fine restaurants. Hotel Skycity Hotel or similiar DAY 17: Auckland - Rotorua (B,L,D) Depart Auckland and travel to Waitomo for a tour of the Glow Worm Caves where tiny creatures radiate their luminescent light. Next visit Hobbiton for a barbecue lunch followed by an experience of the real Middle-earth with a visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set. A guide will escort you through the ten acre site recounting fascinating details of how the set was created. Continue to the geothermal wonderland of Rotorua. Hotel Millenium Rotorua or similiar (2 nights)

DAY 18: Rotorua (B,SD) Today begins with a Gondola ride to the Skyline Restaurant where a buffet breakfast and spectacular views are on offer. Travel to the Agrodome where you see performing sheep, a shearing display and sheep dog trial. Enjoy some free time this afternoon before travelling to Te Puia to see the boiling mud pools and awesome Geysers that Rotorua is famous for. This evening experience an entertaining Maori Hangi and Concert.

ICONIC ATTRACTION

DAY 19: Rotorua - Auckland - Queenstown (B,D) Travel to Auckland Airport where you will board a local flight to the resort town of Queenstown, located in the South Island. Meet your South Island Coach Captain and enjoy a tour of historic Arrowtown before arriving at your hotel. Hotel Millennium Queenstown or similiar (2 nights) DAY 20: Queenstown (Free Day) (B) Today is a free day. There are plenty of sightseeing options and your Tour Guide and Coach Captain are available to assist. You may wish to enjoy the thrill of a jet boat ride, a heritage tour of the scenic Skippers Canyon or get up close to a Kiwi bird. This evening is free and you may wish to dine high above Queenstown at the Skyline Restaurant or board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw and cruise across Lake Wakatipu for dinner at Walter Peak Station. DAY 21: Queenstown - Franz Josef (B,D) Depart Queenstown and travel via the Haast Pass to the West Coast, an area of stunning beauty. See the snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps as you travel north to Fox Glacier. Time is available (weather permitting) to experience a scenic flight (optional) over the spectacular glaciers before continuing to Franz Josef. Hotel Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier DAY 22: Franz Josef - Arthur’s Pass - Christchurch (B,SD) Travel to Hokitika and visit the Greenstone Factory. Continue to Arthur’s Pass and board The TranzAlpine, renowned as one of the great train journeys of the world. Descend through spectacular gorges, river valleys and over massive viaducts before completing your journey at Christchurch. This evening enjoy a farewell dinner with your new found friends. Hotel Sudima Christchurch Airport Hotel or similar DAY 23: Depart Christchurch (B) Time to say goodbye. You’ll be transferred to the airport for your flight home after a memorable New Zealand holiday.

TOP TO BOTTOM: The Sky Tower offers breathtaking views over Auckland; meet the friendly locals at Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium; the magnificent Fox Glacier at just over 13 kilometres in length.

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Experience a fully escorted luxury coach tour combined with a relaxing cruise.

23 Day Best of New Zealand by Luxury Coach & Cruise >> NO HIDDEN EXTRAS TRAVEL SERVICES Tour Guide • Flight from homeport to Christchurch* • Internal flight from Queenstown to Auckland* • Hotel to airport transfer in Christchurch, Day 1 • GST (Goods & Services tax) • Port taxes • Comprehensive Documentation Pack •

Note: Please make your own arrangements home on Day 23.

LUXURY COACH TOUR (Day 1 - 11) Professional Coach Captain • Luxury coach travel with 2 door access, restroom, reclining seats and panoramic windows • 10 nights Superior hotel accommodation • Hotel porterage • 10 cooked breakfasts including a specialty breakfast at Skyline Restaurant, Rotorua • 8 sumptuous dinners including 1 specialty dinner: Maori Hangi & Concert, Rotorua • 1 barbecue lunch • 3 two night stays •

Travel through the spectacular Glow Worm Grotto at Waitomo Caves.

GUARANTEED Departures 2015 Nov 4 Dec 6 Christmas departure surcharge applies. $250 per person, twin share. $500 Single Supplement.

ALL INCLUSIVE Tour Price Fully Escorted tour includes airfares*, taxes, cruise, accommodation, most meals, sightseeing & attractions. Home Tour Pre Total Port including Paid Per Person Airfare Taxes** Twin Share Sydney $6349 + $95 = $6444 Melbourne $6349 + $95 = $6444 Brisbane $6349 + $95 = $6444 Gold Coast $6349 + $95 = $6444 Canberra $6479 + $125 = $6604 Cairns $6529 + $100 = $6629 Adelaide $6549 + $95 = $6644 Hobart $6549 + $90 = $6639 Launceston $6549 + $90 = $6639 Perth $6649 + $95 = $6744 Land Only Single Supplement

$6149 $2700

Stay a little longer City Twin Share Single Christchurch $110 $220 Extra night rates are per person in Australian Dollars, based on room only. **Prepaid taxes are correct at time of print but are subject to change. Exact amounts will be confirmed to your travel agent at time of booking.

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PRE PAID ATTRACTIONS • TranzAlpine Rail Journey • Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium • Kauri Museum* • Footprints Waipoua Forest Tour* • Waitangi Treaty Grounds* >> ITINERARY (B) Breakfast. (L) Lunch. (D) Dinner. (SD) Specialty Dinner. Port arrival and departure times may vary.

DAY 1: Arrive Christchurch (D) On arrival into Christchurch you will be met by a Grand Pacific Tours representative and transferred to your hotel. Hotel Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport or similiar DAY 2: Christchurch - Arthurs Pass - Franz Josef (B,D) This morning board the TranzAlpine, renowned as one of the great train journeys of the world. Travel over massive viaducts, river valleys and spectacular gorges as you ascend to Arthur’s Pass located in the centre of the Southern Alps. Board your coach and travel to Hokitika, famous for its Greenstone before continuing to Franz Josef where time is available to experience a scenic flight (optional, weather permitting) over the spectacular glaciers. Hotel Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier DAY 3: Franz Josef - Queenstown (B,D) See the snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps as you travel south along the West Coast to Fox Glacier. Continue via the Haast Pass, an area of stunning beauty before arriving into picturesque Queenstown, a year round resort situated on the

Sky Tower Waitomo Glow Worm Caves Tour • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour • Skyline Gondola & Luge Ride • Agrodome • Thermal mud pools & geysers* • Te Puia traditional Maori Hangi & Concert • City sights tour of Auckland • •

*Guided tour is included with 1 guide per 24 travellers.

CELEBRITY SOLSTICE CRUISE (Day 11 - 23) Deluxe Balcony Cabin (Vista Deck 8) • Group meet & greet and welcome dinner • World class dining in a range of unique venues (Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily) • Awesome entertainment • Inspiring activities such as cooking classes and wine tasting • Ports of call: - Auckland, City of Sails - Bay of Islands - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty - Wellington, Coolest Little Capital - Akaroa, French inspired village - Dunedin, Edinburgh of the South - Dusky, Doubtful and Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park - Hobart free time to explore • Gratuities on board •

shores of magical Lake Wakatipu. Hotel Millennium Hotel Queenstown or similiar (2 nights) DAY 4: Queenstown (Free Day) (B) Today is a free day. There are plenty of sightseeing options and your Tour Guide and Coach Captain are available to assist. You may wish to enjoy the thrill of a jet boat ride, a heritage tour of the scenic Skippers Canyon or get up close to a Kiwi bird . This evening is free and you may wish to dine high above Queenstown at the Skyline Restaurant or board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw and cruise across Lake Wakatipu for dinner at Walter Peak Station. DAY 5: Queenstown - Auckland (B,D) Travel to Queenstown Airport where you will board a local flight to the City of Sails Auckland, located in the North Island. Meet your North Island Coach Captain & enjoy an informative city tour including a visit to Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium. See New Zealand’s unique aquatic life up close, including a large collection of sharks, gigantic stingrays, and beautiful seahorses. Hotel Skycity Hotel or similiar DAY 6: Auckland - Hokianga - Bay of Islands (B,D) Depart Auckland and travel to Matakohe to enjoy an informative talk at the Kauri Museum.


After lunch travel north through Dargaville to the unforgettable Footprints Waipoua encounter, home to some of the largest remaining kauri trees in the world. A local guide will explain how these trees are inter-twined with the lives of local Maori and the important role they play in the eco-system that is the Waipoua Forest. Continue to Paihia, situated in the heart of the beautiful Bay of Islands. Hotel Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands or similiar (2 nights) DAY 7: Bay of Islands (B,D) This morning enjoy a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, the location of the signing of the treaty between the Maori tribes and the British. The rest of today is free. Choose from the many optional activities available, including the Hole in the Rock Cruise, a relaxing luncheon cruise or a spectacular scenic flight. The choice is yours and your Tour Guide & Coach Captain will be available to assist. DAY 8: Bay of Islands - Auckland (B) Farewell the Bay of Islands and drive south via Whangarei, Wellsford and Warkworth to Auckland. Visit the spectacular Sky Tower, standing at 328 metres, the two view platforms offer breathtaking views. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure. This evening is also free for you to dine at one of the many fine restaurants. Hotel Skycity Hotel or similiar DAY 9: Auckland - Rotorua (B,L,D) Depart Auckland and travel to Waitomo for a tour of the Glow Worm Caves where tiny creatures radiate their luminescent light. Next visit Hobbiton for a barbecue lunch followed by an experience of the real Middle-earth with a visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set. A guide will escort you through the ten acre site recounting fascinating details of how the set was created. Continue to the geothermal wonderland of Rotorua. Hotel Millennium Rotorua or similiar (2 nights) DAY 10: Rotorua (B,SD) Today begins with a Gondola ride to the Skyline Restaurant where a buffet breakfast and spectacular views on offer. Travel to the Agrodome where you see performing sheep, a shearing display and sheep dog trial. Enjoy some free time this afternoon before travelling to Te Puia to see the boiling mud pools and awesome Geysers that Rotorua is famous for. This evening experience an entertaining Maori Hangi and Concert. DAY 11: Rotorua - Auckland (B,D) Travel to Auckland where you will board the Celebrity Solstice to commence your 12 night cruise around New Zealand and back to Australia. Overnight Celebrity Solstice Port Times Depart 20:00 DAY 12: Bay of Islands (B,L,D) The beaches in this region are considered some of the world’s finest, with their perfect white sand and crystal-clear water. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 18:00

DAY 13: Tauranga (B,L,D) Known as the Bay of Plenty, Tauranga is located at the entrance to one of the largest natural harbours in New Zealand. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00

ICONIC ATTRACTION

DAY 14: Cruising (B,L,D) Relax and enjoy the comforts of this stunning superliner. While at sea enjoy the on board facilities, world class cuisine and the entertainment not to mention your deluxe balcony cabin. DAY 15: Wellington (B,L,D) Locals are particularly proud of the National Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa. Loosely translated as “our place” from the native Maori tongue, the museum is one of the world’s largest and most progressive (optional). Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 16: Akaroa (B,L,D) Nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano, Akaroa is rich with beautiful bays and home to the rarest and smallest marine dolphin. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 17: Dunedin (B,L,D) Situated on the magnificent Otago coastline, explore Dunedin’s historic architecture and beautiful botanic gardens. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 17:00 DAY 18: Dusky, Doubtful & Milford Sounds (B,L,D) Sail into the narrow fiords of Dusky, Doubtful and Milford Sounds. Your ship will seem to shrink in comparison to the towering cliffs topped by lush mountain terrain. Scenic cruising. DAYS 19-20: Cruising (B,L,D) Cruise across the Tasman Sea to as you make your way back to more familiar surrounds. DAY 21: Hobart (B,L,D) Docking in Hobart gives you immediate access to Mount Wellington and its incredibly beautiful surroundings. From there you can look out over the busy harbour, which plays host to yachts from all over the world. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 22: Cruising (B,L,D) Enjoy a quiet refuge by day, gazing over the sea with a cocktail in hand. DAY 23: Sydney (B) Arrive in Sydney, considered to be one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the Southern Hemisphere. Time to say goodbye after a memorable New Zealand holiday. Port Times Arrive 06:30

TOP TO BOTTOM: Discover Middle Earth on the Hobbiton Movie Set Tour; why not board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw and cruise to Walter Peak Station for a gourmet barbecue dinner (optional); the coach touring section of your holiday offers panoramic viewing from every seat.

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Fully Escorted luxury coach travel combined with a relaxing 18 night cruise

29 Day New Zealand & Australia by Luxury Coach & Cruise >> NO HIDDEN EXTRAS TRAVEL SERVICES Tour Guide • Flight from homeport to Christchurch* • Internal flight from Queenstown to Auckland* • Airport to hotel transfer in Christchurch, Day 1 • GST (Goods & Services tax) • Port taxes • Comprehensive Documentation Pack •

Note: Please make your own arrangements home on Day 29.

Sky Tower Waitomo Glow Worm Caves Tour • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour • Skyline Gondola & Luge Ride • Agrodome • Thermal mud pools & geysers* • Te Puia traditional Maori Hangi & Concert • City sights tour of Auckland • •

*Guided tour is included with 1 guide per 24 travellers.

CELEBRITY SOLSTICE CRUISE (Day 11 - 29) Deluxe Balcony Cabin (Vista Deck 8) • Group meet & greet and ‘welcome aboard’ dinner • World class dining in a range of unique venues (Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily) • Awesome entertainment • Inspiring activities such as cooking classes and wine tasting • Ports of call: - Auckland, ‘City of Sails’ - Bay of Islands - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty - Wellington, Coolest little capital - Akaroa, French inspired village - Dunedin, Edinburgh of the South - Dusky, Doubtful and Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park - Sydney/Melbourne, free time to explore - Adelaide, Australia’s Most Liveable City - Fremantle, historic port city • Gratuities on board •

LUXURY COACH TOUR (Day 1 - 11) Professional Coach Captain • Luxury coach travel with 2 door access, restroom, reclining seats and panoramic windows • 10 nights Superior hotel accommodation • Hotel porterage • 10 cooked breakfasts including a specialty breakfast at Skyline Restaurant, Rotorua • 8 sumptuous dinners including 1 specialty dinner: Maori Hangi & Concert, Rotorua • 1 barbecue lunch • 3 two night stays •

Relax on your own private balcony on the Celebrity Solstice.

GUARANTEED Departure 2016 Feb 4 ALL INCLUSIVE Tour Price Fully Escorted tour includes airfares*, taxes, cruise, accommodation, most meals, sightseeing & attractions. Home Tour Pre Total Port including Paid Per Person Airfare Taxes** Twin Share Sydney $7499 + $95 = $7594 Melbourne $7499 + $95 = $7594 Brisbane $7499 + $95 = $7594 Gold Coast $7499 + $95 = $7594 Canberra $7629 + $125 = $7754 Cairns $7679 + $100 = $7779 Adelaide $7699 + $95 = $7794 Hobart $7699 + $90 = $7789 Launceston $7699 + $90 = $7789 Perth $7799 + $95 = $7894 Land Only Single Supplement

$7299 $3200

Stay a little longer City Twin Share Single Christchurch $110 $220 Extra night rates are per person in Australian Dollars, based on room only. **Prepaid taxes are correct at time of print but are subject to change. Exact amounts will be confirmed to your travel agent at time of booking.

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GRAND PACIFIC TOURS

PRE PAID ATTRACTIONS TranzAlpine Rail Journey • Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium • Kauri Museum* • Footprints Waipoua Forest Tour* • Waitangi Treaty Grounds* •

>> ITINERARY (B) Breakfast. (L) Lunch. (D) Dinner. (SD) Specialty Dinner. Port arrival and departure times may vary.

DAY 1: Arrive Christchurch (D) On arrival into Christchurch you will be met by a Grand Pacific Tours representative and transferred to your hotel. Hotel Heartland Hotel Cotswold DAY 2: Christchurch - Arthurs Pass - Franz Josef (B,D) This morning board the TranzAlpine, renowned as one of the great train journeys of the world. Travel over massive viaducts, river valleys and spectacular gorges as you ascend to Arthur’s Pass located in the centre of the Southern Alps. Board your coach and travel to Hokitika, famous for its Greenstone before continuing to Franz Josef where time is available to experience a scenic flight (optional, weather permitting) over the spectacular glaciers. Hotel Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier DAY 3: Franz Josef - Queenstown (B,D) See the snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps as you travel south along the West Coast to Fox Glacier. Continue via the Haast Pass, an area of stunning beauty before arriving into picturesque Queenstown, a year round resort situated on the shores of magical Lake Wakatipu. Hotel Millennium Hotel Queenstown (2 nights)

DAY 4: Queenstown (Free Day) (B) Today is a free day. There are plenty of sightseeing options and your Tour Guide and Coach Captain are available to assist. You may wish to enjoy the thrill of a jet boat ride, a heritage tour of the scenic Skippers Canyon or get up close to a Kiwi bird. This evening is free and you may wish to dine high above Queenstown at the Skyline Restaurant or board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw and cruise across Lake Wakatipu for dinner at Walter Peak Station. DAY 5: Queenstown - Auckland (B,D) Travel to Queenstown Airport where you will board a local flight to the City of Sails Auckland, located in the North Island. Meet your North Island Coach Captain & enjoy an informative city tour including a visit to Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium. See New Zealand’s unique aquatic life up close, including a large collection of sharks, gigantic stingrays, and beautiful seahorses. Hotel Skycity Hotel DAY 6: Auckland - Hokianga - Bay of Islands (B,D) Depart Auckland and travel to Matakohe to enjoy an informative talk at the Kauri Museum. After lunch travel north through Dargaville to the unforgettable Footprints Waipoua encounter, home to some of the largest remaining kauri trees in the


world. A local guide will explain how these trees are inter-twined with the lives of local Maori and the important role they play in the eco-system that is the Waipoua Forest. Continue to Paihia, situated in the heart of the beautiful Bay of Islands. Hotel Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands (2 nights) DAY 7: Bay of Islands (B,D) This morning enjoy a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, the location of the signing of the treaty between the Maori tribes and the British. The rest of today is free. Choose from the many optional activities available, including the Hole in the Rock Cruise, a relaxing luncheon cruise or a spectacular scenic flight. The choice is yours and your Tour Guide & Coach Captain will be available to assist. DAY 8: Bay of Islands - Auckland (B) Farewell the Bay of Islands and drive south via Whangarei, Wellsford and Warkworth to Auckland. Visit the spectacular Sky Tower, standing at 328 metres, the two viewing platforms offer breathtaking vistas. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure. This evening is also free for you to dine at one of the many fine restaurants. Hotel Skycity Hotel DAY 9: Auckland - Rotorua (B,L,D) Depart Auckland and travel to Waitomo for a tour of the Glow Worm Caves where tiny creatures radiate their luminescent light. Next visit Hobbiton for a barbecue lunch followed by an experience of the real Middle-earth with a visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set. A guide will escort you through the ten acre site recounting fascinating details of how the set was created. Continue to the geothermal wonderland of Rotorua. Hotel Millennium Rotorua (2 nights) DAY 10: Rotorua (B,SD) Today begins with a Gondola ride to the Skyline Restaurant where a buffet breakfast and spectacular views on offer. Travel to the Agrodome where you see performing sheep, a shearing display and sheep dog trial. Enjoy some free time this afternoon before travelling to Te Puia to see the boiling mud pools and awesome Geysers that Rotorua is famous for. This evening experience an entertaining Maori Hangi and Concert. DAY 11: Rotorua - Auckland (B,D) Travel to Auckland where you will board the Celebrity Solstice to commence your 18 night cruise around New Zealand and back to Australia. Overnight Celebrity Solstice Port Times Depart 20:00 DAY 12: Bay of Islands (B,L,D) The beaches in this region are considered some of the world’s finest, with their perfect white sand and crystal-clear water. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 13: Tauranga (B,L,D) Known as the Bay of Plenty, Tauranga is located at the entrance to one of the largest natural harbours in New Zealand. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00

DAY 14: Cruising (B,L,D) Relax and enjoy the comforts of this stunning superliner. While cruising enjoy the onboard facilities, world class cuisine and the entertainment not to mention your deluxe balcony cabin.

CULTURAL EVENING

DAY 15: Wellington (B,L,D) Wellington is NZ’s capital and home to some of the country’s best galleries, restaurants and cafes. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 16: Akaroa (B,L,D) Nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano, Akaroa is rich with beautiful bays and home to the rarest and smallest marine dolphin. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 17: Dunedin (B,L,D) Situated on the magnificent Otago coastline, explore Dunedin’s historic architecture and beautiful botanic gardens. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 17:00 DAY 18: Dusky, Doubtful & Milford Sounds (B,L,D) Sail into the narrow fiords of Dusky, Doubtful and Milford Sounds. Your ship will seem to shrink in comparison to the towering cliffs topped by lush mountain terrain. Scenic cruising. DAY 19 - 20: Cruising (B,L,D) Cruise across the Tasman Sea as you make your way back to more familiar surrounds. DAY 21: Sydney (B,L,D) Enjoy a full day in one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the Southern Hemisphere. Port Times Arrive 06:30 Depart 22:00 DAY 22: Cruising (B,L,D) Enjoy a quiet refuge by day, gazing over the sea with a cocktail at hand. DAY 23: Melbourne (B,L,D) Explore Melbourne, a cultural melting pot, that is host to major international events. Port Times Arrive 08:00 Depart 18:00 DAY 24: Cruising (B,L,D) The Celebrity Solstice offers an unparalleled wealth of dining, from The Main Restaurant to the casual dining at the Ocean View Café or the specialty dining experiences where each restaurant offers a unique culinary journey. DAY 25: Adelaide (B,L,D) Voted Australia’s most liveable city, Adelaide is easy to get around. The city rises from the middle of a tree-covered plain, between rolling hills to the east and beaches to the west. Port Times Arrive 07:00 Depart 17:00 DAY 26 - 28: Cruising (B,L,D) From morning until night, there are hundreds of different activities happening onboard your cruise ship, your Tour Guide is on hand to assist you. DAY 29: Fremantle (B) Arrive in Fremantle, a port city with a fascinating marine history. Time to say goodbye after a memorable New Zealand holiday. Port Times Arrive 06:30

TOP TO BOTTOM: Discover the traditions of Maori Culture; Tane Mahuta, the Lord of the Forest, standing at an impressive 51 metres; Christchurch, the gateway to NZ’s South Island.

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Merchandise, Booking Terms and Conditions

Travel in style Merchandise

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ake sure you look the part when you travel on a Grand Pacific Tour. Our groups look fantastic when they are all wearing their jackets and caps. Both products offer great value.

TOUR JACKET Unisex waterproof shell jacket with embroidered logo, silver reflective piping, fleece lined collar, hood, inside mesh lining, adjustable Velcro cuff, double front and inside pockets, hidden draw cord and mobile phone pocket. Compact, lightweight, ideal for touring. Available in sizes XS to XXXL. Price $65 TOUR CAP Wool blend cap with pre curved suede peak, six panel structure with fabric Velcro strap and embroidered logo. One size. Price $20 Purchase both items for $80. Normally $85. Order at time of booking. BOOKING CONDITIONS Payment and completion of the Booking Form to your Travel Agent acknowledges that you have read, understood and accepted these booking conditions. Grand Pacific Tours is a 100% Australian owned company. For a full list of all booking conditions please refer to the Grand Pacific Tours website at www.grandpacifictours.com 1. Payment A deposit of $700 per person is required at the time of booking. If the Tour Package includes a one way flight to/from New Zealand, a further deposit to cover the airfare and taxes is also required at time of booking. The Airlines require all Trans Tasman flight bookings to have the air ticket issued within five days of confirmation of the Airline reservation. Please note some airlines require instant purchase with credit card payment. As Grand Pacific Tours offer a fully inclusive package price, the dollar difference between ‘Land Only’ price and ‘Package Price’ does not represent the airfare deposit amount due. Enquire with your Travel Agent as to the exact amount of airfare deposit and taxes required at the time of booking.

8. Smoking Laws Smoking is not permitted in any licensed premises (bars, restaurants, cafes, casinos, etc) throughout New Zealand. Smoking rooms at hotels will be subject to availability and may not be available in some destinations. Smoking is permitted on the cruise ship in designated areas only.

18. Documentation The traveller(s) is/are responsible for the acquisition of passports and appropriate visas, where necessary. We recommend that such documents, as required by governments, are finalised at least six weeks prior to the date of departure.

9. Seat Rotation For the enjoyment of all travellers Grand Pacific Tours operates a daily seat rotation system whilst on the coach which all travellers must participate in as a condition of booking.

Grand Pacific Tours documentation including any merchandise will be forwarded to your Travel Agent two weeks prior to departure.

10. Travel Insurance Travel Insurance is not included but is strongly recommended for all travellers. Speak to your local Travel Agent to arrange this. 11. Cancellations / Transfer of Booking In the event a traveller cancels off a tour the following fees apply.

The airfare to / from your homeport to / from Sydney or Fremantle is not included and can be booked with your Travel Agent.

- 151 or more days prior to departure 50% of the deposit ( i.e. $350) is refundable. Cost of Trans Tasman airline ticket if issued is non refundable. - 91 to 150 days prior to departure loss of the full deposit plus the cost of Trans Tasman airline ticket if issued. - 71 to 90 days prior to departure, loss of 25% of the total package price. - 31 to 70 days prior to departure, loss of 50% of the total package price. - 0 to 30 days prior to departure, loss of 100% of the total package price.

The balance of payment, including any merchandise, is due 90 days prior to departure.

If a traveller wishes to cancel their existing booking and transfer to a new departure date, the above cancellation fees still apply.

2. Prices All holiday prices are based on schedules, fares and tariffs current at the time of printing. Grand Pacific Tours reserves the right to vary the cost of tours if necessary, by reason of currency fluctuation, component cost increase or airfare cost. Tour costing will be guaranteed at the price prevailing at the date of final payment. Pre paid taxes are subject to change. Exact amounts will be confirmed to your travel agent at time of booking.

12. Health and Fitness Payment of deposit by traveller(s) to Grand Pacific Tours acts as a warranty that the traveller(s) is/are reasonably healthy and/or fit to participate in the tour and the traveller(s) indemnifies Grand Pacific Tours from all actions, claims and demands arising out of any want of health and fitness. Grand Pacific Tours reserves the right to remove a traveller from a tour if their health and/or fitness interferes with the tour or other traveller(s) tour experience in any way. Travelling with a wheelchair is subject to availability and conditions at the time of booking.

Children Children’s fares (i.e. 11 years and under) are available on application. Please Note: Unfortunately children under five are not suitable on these tours. The option to board or depart the Celebrity Solstice in other Australian ports is available however the tour fare remains the same. 3. Cabins The prices in this brochure are based on Deluxe Balcony Cabins, category 1C on the Celebrity Solstice. No upgrades are available. 4. Luggage Limits Each traveller is entitled to take one suitcase, the sum of its length, width & depth not to exceed 140cm. Weight limits apply to luggage due to Occupational Health and Safety issues. The maximum allowed by most airlines and coach companies is one piece up to 20kg. Luggage over this allowance will be charged by the airline at the applicable rate. Check with your Travel Agent for more details. 5. Single Travellers The option to twin share with another single traveller is not available on this tour. Single travellers must pay the single supplement. 6. Triple Share Room Bookings Cabins and hotel rooms are generally sized to accommodate two travellers in comfort. When three travellers elect to share a room note that there will be restricted space. Please note that a rollaway bed may be used for triple share bookings where three separate beds are required. Triple share price and availability will be confirmed upon application and is on a request basis only. 7. Room & Dietary Requests Special room and dietary requests will be accepted and passed on to the cruise operator and hotels but cannot be guaranteed.

13. Responsibilities Grand Pacific Tours advises that the service it provides is for the booking and packaging of goods and services provided by other operators such as cruise ships, hotels and transportation companies. Travellers are advised to familiarise themselves with the terms and conditions on which these services are supplied. Accordingly, Grand Pacific Tours will not be responsible and will be excluded from liability for any loss, damage, omission or acts being negligent or otherwise, committed by the operators of airlines, cruise ships, coach companies, hotels or attractions used in connection with the tours. 14. Airline Indemnity Airlines carry no responsibility for any statement in this brochure relating to the ground content of the tours. These airlines act as air carriers only. Grand Pacific Tours indemnifies the airlines against any claim, action, loss or damage that may arise. 15. Optional Tours Grand Pacific Tours does not operate these excursions. As such, no person employed or associated with Grand Pacific Tours has any connection with the operators of these excursions. Accordingly, Grand Pacific Tours cannot and do not take any responsibility for any injury, action, loss or damage of any type, arising in any manner from these excursions. 16.Variation Grand Pacific Tours reserves the right to cancel or to vary the content of its tours should the need arise. 17. Dispute The law of this contract is the law of the State of Victoria and where applicable the law of the Commonwealth of Australia and New Zealand.

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19. Transfers Airport transfers in New Zealand are not included if travellers have pre or post tour accommodation booked outside the Tour Hotels. Transfers in Sydney or Fremantle are not provided. 20. Refund Please note that no refund shall be made for any unused portion of any itinerary. Any alteration to the holiday, made by a traveller(s), shall be wholly at the expense of that traveller(s). 21. Holiday Duration The first and last day of most structured holidays is considered a travelling day and therefore may not necessarily be a whole day. 22. Special Offers Only one special offer is applicable per booking. Senior Card membership numbers must be provided at time of booking for the discount to apply. Senior Card and Probus members offer are not applicable on special group departures, regional departures and may not be available on all tours. There will be no retrospective discounts. Please check at time of booking. 23. Client Trust Account Grand Pacific Tours run a Trust Account holding clients monies until tour payments are settled. All tours are prepaid to New Zealand hotels and attractions. 24. Force Majeure Except where otherwise expressly stated in these booking conditions we regret that we cannot accept liability or pay any compensation where the performance of our contractual obligations is prevented or affected by reason of circumstances amounting to ‘force majeure’. In these booking conditions, ‘force majeure’ means any event which we or the supplier of the service(s) in question could not, even with all due care, foresee or avoid. Such events may include war or threat of war, riots, civil strife, terrorist activity, industrial dispute, natural or nuclear disaster, adverse weather conditions, fire and all similar events outside our control. 25. Late Bookings Bookings made inside 100 days to departure date, are subject to availability and may incur a surcharge. 26. Gratuities Onboard gratuities cover restaurant and stateroom services only. This does not cover any specialty services purchased on board the Celebrity Solstice or gratuities for the Tour Guide or the Coach Captain, which are at the discretion of the traveller. 27. Validity Brochure valid for travel from November 2015 - March 2016.

MERCHANDISE CONDITIONS All prices are inclusive of GST. All purchases must be made with your Travel Agent at time of booking. Payment for all merchandise is due with final tour payment 90 days prior to departure. Merchandise will not be sold once on tour or after travellers return home. Merchandise will only be delivered with Tour Documentation 2 weeks prior to departure. Postage and handling is included with original order. Jackets can be exchanged, subject to an additional $10 postage and handling fee.

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