Departing from Auckland on the Northern Explorer Train the tour has the first night in Palmerston North before travelling by coach through to the Wairarapa. We visit a boutique olive grove, winery and Stonehenge - a working replica of the 4000 year old monument on the Salisbury Plains of England. A night is spent in Masterton before travelling through to Wellington for two nights with the final night taking in the spectacular performance of the World of Wearable Art Awards Show at the TSB Bank Arena.
Alternative options are available from/to your hometown or departure point.
Group Tours For 2018-19
|Our escorted tour departs from Auckland on a Thursday and from Wellington on a Friday, flying direct with Air Chathams. Seven nights is enjoyed at Awarakau Lodge. The lodge, situated on a working farm, has stunning sea vistas and guests can explore the rugged coastline and farm. Hosts Greg Horler and wife Rosemarie, who is 6th generation Chatham Islander, will take care of everything during the week and provide a friendly Chatham Island welcome and warm hospitality.|
Standard Twin/Double with shared facilities $4400.00 per person
Deluxe Twin/Double with private ensuite $ 4550.00 per person
Single room supplement $ 800.00
Twilight Travel & Tours recommend a comprehensive policy for travel to the Chatham Islands.
Premiums for 8 days travel:
Up to 69 years $67.00 per person
70 - 74 years $84.00 per person
75 - 79 years $125.00 per person
80 - 89 years $157.00 per person
90 + years Price on application
Policy covers cancellation, amendments and travel delay.
Refer to the CoverMore policy booklet for full policy details. Insurance should be purchased at time of paying deposits.
Please contact us for full policy details and application forms.
|From Auckland||From Wellington|
|25th Oct - 1st November 2018||23rd - 30th January 2019|
|31st Jan - 7th February 2019||1st - 8th March 2019|