2016 World of WearableArt Awards Show, Avant-garde section. Image courtesy of World of WearableArt Ltd.
Image Credit: 2016 World of WearbaleArt Awards Show, Avant-garde section. Image courtesy of World of WearableArt Ltd. 
Twilight Travel and Tours specialise in group tours for the 50 years plus traveller. Most of our tours are escorted and vary in length from 4 - 14 days.
Planning of new tours and destinations is continuous, so watch this space for new tours.

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Redwoods Treewalk RotoruaFestive Season - Rotorua "Thermal Wonderland" Christmas Tour

Join a Christmas Tour to Rotorua with Twilight Travel. Rotorua with its hot springs, geysers and incredible geothermal wonders have attracted tourists and visitors for over a hundred years.
  • Escorted coach tour departing from Auckland
  • Four nights accommodation with breakfasts and dinners
  • Redwoods Treewalk
  • Hells Gate geothermal reserve
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Franz Josef Glacier | West Coast | Twiligh TravelWild West - Colours of the Coast

Discover the history and heritage of the West Coast from the coal mining relics of Denniston to the flora, fauna and spectacular scenery of rainforest, mountains and glaciers.
  • Buller Gorge
  • Denniston Plateau
  • White Heron Sanctuary
  • Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers
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Garden Festival, Twilight TravelTaranaki Garden Festival

The Taranaki Garden Festival, formerly known as the Taranaki Rhododendron Festival, is now in it's 34th year. New Zealand's premier spring garden festival is like no other offering the most stunning range of spectacular gardens.
  • Escorted coach tour departing from Auckland
  • Five nights with the last night at the Chateau Tongariro
  • Admission to 10 festival gardens
  • Cross Hills Rhododendron Gardens
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Woven In-tent, Kirsten Fletcher, AustraliaWOW and the Wairarapa

Join our coach tour to the beautiful Wairapara and discover some of the hidden gems and wonders on offer from boutique vineyards and olive groves to the history and heritage of the delightful townships. 
  • Wairarapa Sightseeing
  • Five nights accommodation with breakfasts and dinners
  • Zealong Tea Estate Tour with High Tea
  • Stonehenge Aotearoa, Carterton
  • Premium ticket to World of WearableArt Awards Show & full colour programme.
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Image: Woven In-tent, Kirsten Fletcher, Australia

Wild South, Twilight TravelWild South: The Catlins & Stewart Island

Explore the Wild South from Dunedin to Stewart Island via the windswept and rugged region of the Catlins. Enjoy local bush walks and discover abundant wildlife. 
  • Return flight Dunedin/Invercagill, and return flight to Stewart Island
  • Eight nights accommodation with daily breakfast and dinner
  • Albatross colony and Penguin Place - Otago Peninsula
  • Guided walk on Ulva Island & Paterson Inlet Cruise
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Chatham IslandsMaunganui

Getaway on an adventure to the Chathams. Explore the diverse landscape and discover the history, heritage and culture that have shaped these unique islands.
  • Seven nights boutique accommodation at Awarakau Lodge
  • Direct flight from Auckland or Wellington with Air Chathams
  • Genuine Chatham Islander hosts
  • All inclusive package with flights, accommodation, meals and sightseeing
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East Cape WandererEast Cape Lighthouse - credit: Bare Kiwi 

Get off the beaten track and discover the East Cape and Pacific Coast Highway with its rocky coastlines & sandy beaches. Stay at Hicks Bay & see the lighthouse on NZ’s most easterly point. Enjoy a guided tour at Eastwoodhill Arboretum, Art Deco Walking Tour in Napier and Gannet Beach Adventure by tractor to Cape Kidnappers.  
  • Gannet Beach Adventure
  • Te Mata Figs
  • Manuka Oil & Honey experience
  • Winery & Olive Grove tours
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Niue, Twilight TravelDiscover Niue

Relax, rejuvenate and unwind. Discover the scenic beauty of Niue from Limestone caves, rocky reefs and crystal clear waters to watching humpback whales and dolphins from your private deck at the Matavai Resort.
  • Return flight from Auckland with Air New Zealand.
  • Seven nights in a clifftop oceanview room at the Scenic Matavai Resort with daily tropical breakfast.
  • Sightseeing excursions and exclusive island tours, vanilla plantation and cooking demonstration.
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About Us

Twilight Travel & Tours is a New Zealand owned boutique tour operator providing small group tours within New Zealand since 2005.
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