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18 dienu ceļojums

Cena: 5500 EUR
19/10 – 05/11 (18 day)
09/11 – 26/11 (18 day)

Kods:
1768016-T2ZP9

Welcome to Melboure

Day 1: Welcome to Melbourne

On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. This evening join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a welcome reception and dinner on board the famous Colonial Tramcar Restaurant http://tramrestaurant.com.au/.

It’s a great opportunity to get to know everyone in a unique setting.

Day 2: Melbourne

Join your Travel Director for your city tour including a private walk through Melbourne’s famous hidden laneways. You’ll discover the city’s eclectic little lanes, arcades, café society and fascinating street art. Then there’s time to explore the city on your own.

Hotel: Crowne Plaza Hotel Melbourne, 2 nights

https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/us/en/melbourne/melfs/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=GoogleMaps-_-CP-_-AUS-_-MELFS

Included Meals: Day 1: Dinner with wine; Day 2: Breakfast

Melbourne – Cairns – Great Barrier Reef

Day 3: Melbourne – Cairns

Say farewell to Melbourne as you fly to Cairns. On arrival join your local guide for a private wildlife journey at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures. Enjoy a boat cruise and encounter koalas, wallabies,  birds and of course, crocodiles! This evening feast on a delicious meal of fresh seasonal produce at Salt House with views of the Cairns waterfront. Hotel

Day 4: Cairns ‘Free Time’

Spend your free day relaxing or exploring. Perhaps take an optional experience to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park to discover the secrets of this ancient culture through theatre, didgeridoo and fire-making demonstrations and the famous Tjapukai dance. You could travel to Kuranda, the ‘village in the rainforest’, on the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway and return to the lowlands above the breathtaking canopy of the Barron Gorge National Park through some of the oldest rainforest in the world on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.

Day 5: Great Barrier Reef

Board a high speed catamaran and cruise out to the Great Barrier Reef. You can snorkel and view this natural living wonder up close (equipment provided) or stay dry and explore the stunning reef from the comfort of a semi-submersible craft. Enjoy a tropical buffet lunch before you return to Cairns.

Hotel: Hilton Hotel Cairns, 3 nights

http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/queensland/hilton-cairns-CRNHITW/index.html?WT.mc_id=zELWAKN0APAC1HI2DMH3LocalSearch4DGGenericx6CRNHITW

Included Meals: Day 3: Breakfast, Dinner with wine. Day 4: Breakfast. Day 5: Breakfast, Lunch

Cairns – Sydney

Day 6: Cairns – Sydney

Depart Cairns and fly to Sydney. On arrival there’s time to relax before boarding a Captain Cook sunset highlight dinner cruise. Enjoy a two course à la carte dinner and the mesmerising views of Sydney at night. You’ll pass magnificent waterfront homes and all the main harbour attractions including the Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House.

Day 7: Sydney

Kick off this highlight day of sightseeing on a guided tour of Sydney Opera House with a local expert. Later board your coach to see the Royal Botanic Gardens and visit Mrs. Macquarie’s Chair. Your destination is Bondi Beach for an iconic Australian experience. You’ll be greeted by a local surf lifesaver before lunch at an Aussie institution, the Returned Servicemen’s Club, with its views over the Pacific Ocean. Your host will take you on an exclusive tour through Australia’s oldest surf lifesaving club to learn about the history of Bondi and surf lifesaving. This afternoon if you want to see Sydney from above, take the climb of your life on Sydney Harbour Bridge ‘BridgeClimb’ (own expense)

Day 8: Sydney ‘Free Time’

The day is yours to explore this wonderful city. Why not take an optional experience to the spectacular Blue Mountains. Be My Guest Dining Icon This evening join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a unique Be My Guest experience at Gardeners Lodge Café. Join Aboriginal Elder, Aunty Beryl, for an intimate dining experience featuring fresh local produce with traditional bush flavours. It will be an evening to remember.

Hotel: Hyatt Regency Darling Harbour, 3 nights

https://sydney.regency.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html

Included Meals: Day 6: Breakfast, Highlight Dinner; Day 7: Breakfast, Lunch; Day 8: Breakfast, Be My Guest Dinner

Day 9: Sydney – Auckland

It’s farewell to Australia as you fly to Auckland, New Zealand. This evening meet your Travel Director for a highlight dinner at ‘Eight’ at The Langham. Your personal degustation is prepared for you from the freshest, quality ingredients, including mouth-watering seafood and delicious desserts.

Day 10: Auckland

A morning city sightseeing tour is followed by a cruise on Waitemata Harbour. Later, you’ll have time to explore the city.

Hotel: The Langham Hotel Auckland, 2 nights

http://www.langhamhotels.com/en/the-langham/auckland/

Included Meals: Day 9: Breakfast, Highlight Dinner. Day 10: Breakfast

Auckland – Rotorua

Day 11: Join a guide for a boat tour through the Waitomo Glowworm Grotto. Continue to Rotorua where a Maori guide will accompany you at Te Puia Thermal Reserve. Maori Cultural Icon By My Guest Dining Icon This evening feel the thrill of a heartpounding wero (challenge) from a Maori warrior during a Powhiri, a ceremonial welcome at a By My Guest experience at the Tamaki Family Marae. Journey into the village and gain a cultural insight into life in New Zealand before European settlement. Feast on succulent meats and vegetables cooked in a hangi, the traditional Maori method of cooking in the earth.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Be My Guest Dinner

Rotorua – Christchurch

Day 12: Explore Rainbow Springs Nature Park with a local guide and discover the native flora and fauna. You may even spot a kiwi! Next stop is the Agrodome Sheep Show for a taste of farm life. Now you’ll fly to Christchurch.

Hotel: Novotel Christchurch

http://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-6592-novotel-christchurch-cathedral-square/index.shtml#section-location

Included Meals: Breakfast

Christchurch – Franz Josef

Day 13: Board the Tranz Alpine train for your journey over the Southern Alps to Arthur’s Pass. At Hokitika visit a New Zealand greenstone (jade) factory, to see a master carver at work. Travel along the coastal road to Franz Josef Glacier for a short walk to view the glacier and perhaps take an optional scenic flight (weather permitting).

Hotel: Te Waonui Forest Retreat

https://www.tewaonui.co.nz/

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner with wine

Franz Josef – Queenstown – Milford Sound Cruise

Day 14: Franz Josef – Queenstown

Enjoy a coastal drive with views of the Tasman Sea. Climb over the Haast Pass winding through Mount Aspiring National Park. Then your journey takes you past Lakes Wanaka and Hawea and heads along the Kawarau River through the Kawarau Gorge. Finally you will visit the historic village of Arrowtown, before arriving in Queenstown. This evening join your Travel Director a highlight dinner at The Boatshed. Set in the restored historic New Zealand Railways Shipping Office and relocated to its lakefront setting in 1936, The Boatshed, with its spectacular views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range, is the perfect venue for your exclusive meal with wine.

Day 15: Milford Sound Cruise

Journey over the Devil’s Staircase and along the shore of Lake Wakatipu to Te Anau. Travel through the hand-hewn Homer Tunnel en route to majestic Milford Sound. Enjoy lunch as you cruise with Mitre Peak and Bowen Falls high above you.

Day 16: Queenstown ‘Free Time’

Today you may like to consider taking one of our optional experiences. You could ride the Shotover Jet boat, join a wine tour, play a round of golf, take a 4WD minibus excursion through Skippers Canyon, relax with a spa treatment at Millbrook Resort or just explore  Queenstown on your own. This evening perhaps ride a gondola to the Skyline Restaurant for dinner.

Hotel: Millennium Hotel, Queenstown, 3 nights

https://www.millenniumqueenstown.co.nz

Included Meals: Day 14: Breakfast, Highlight Dinner; Day 15: Breakfast, Lunch; Day 16: Breakfast

Queenstown – Christchurch

Day 17: Stop to see the morning sun glisten on Lakes Pukaki and Tekapo, and visit the Church of the Good Shepherd. Be My Guest Dining Icon Join your fellow travellers for a Be My Guest experience at Morelea Farm. You’re welcomed into the home of your hosts Angie and Stan Taylor for to enjoy a barbecue lunch in their 240 hectare garden and gain an insight into the day-to-day operation of farm life. Just wait until you try the Pavlova. In Christchurch this evening celebrate your trip at a farewell dinner with your Travel Director and new-found friends.

Hotel: Novotel Christchurch

http://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-6592-novotel-christchurch-cathedral-square/index.shtml#section-location

Included Meals: Breakfast, Be My Guest Lunch, Farewell Dinner

Farewell from Christchurch

Day 18: Time to bid you farewell as we transfer you to Christchurch Airport for your onward flight.

Included Meals: Breakfast

 

Includes:

•             Airport transfer

•             English speaking driver & travel director

•             17x full buffet breakfast

•             1x be my guest lunch

•             3x lunches

•             2x be my guest dinners

•             3x dinners with wine

•             3x highlight dinners

•             1x farewell dinner

•             Accommodation in central locations

•             Sighseeing inclusions

Not Incudes:

•             Fly tickets Riga – Melbourn – Riga

•             Travel insurance

•             Visa

•             Required Internal Flights

•             Day 3 - Melbourne to Cairns – QF702 (~150 eur p.p.)

•             Day 6 - Cairns to Sydney – JQ957 (~ 35 eur p.p.)

•             Day 9 - Sydney to Auckland – QF143 (~ 180 eur) p.p.

•             Day 12 - Rotorua to Christchurch – NZ5785 (~ 170 eur p.p.)