Weekend Herald : 2020-10-10

Review : 17 : A17

Review

Saturday, October 10, 2020 Weekend Herald A17 A week of it South Island Explorer Expedition Cruise Exclusive to Your Itinerary IMAGINE HOLIDAYS: BOOK NOW FOR All shore excursions & sightseein­g included Day 1 Wellington Hotel Stay JAN 2022 Curving protective­ly around its harbour with a lighthouse guarding the bay in the distance, New Zealand’s capital is a charming city to visit. Day 2 Wellington- Embark Coral Geographer This 120- passenger ship takes you away from the tourist trails and offers access to remote and pristine wilderness areas, stunning coastal landscapes and small seaside towns. Visit the less accessible and remote areas of Marlboroug­h Sounds, the beguiling Fiordland, and paradise Stewart Island. Day 3 Marlboroug­h Sound ( scenic cruising) The stunning Marlboroug­h Sounds area can be accessed by boats and offers fishing trips and picturesqu­e secluded bays. Day 4 Kaikoura A small coastal town on New Zealand’s South Island, Kaikoura is known for its abundance of wildlife and its sperm whale population. Day 5 Akaroa ( Christchur­ch) Savour an unforgetta­ble experience swimming with the world’s smallest and rarest dolphin in the beautiful sheltered setting of Akaroa Harbour. Fly Cruise Prices CORAL DECK PROMENADE DECK EXPLORER BALCONY BRIDGE SUITE fr fr fr fr DEPARTING DURATION HOLIDAY CODE $ 7,999pp $ 9,499pp $ 11,999pp $ 14,999pp REP2477 10 nights 22 January 2022 per person Day 6 Dunedin Head through scenic inlets to spot majestic wildlife and wander the beautiful gardens of Larnach Castle. Includes all flights, taxes & transfers Package Includes Days 7- 8 Stewart Island Expedition Cruise Enjoy a slower pace of life on this paradise island. Escape into the wilderness of Ulva Island during a guided walk through the lush forest. 8 night expedition cruise on board Coral Geographer All meals and selected wines, beers, juices, and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner All excursions, sightseein­g and use of Xplorer, Zodiacs and kayaks Covid SailSAFE Plan Day 9 Doubtful Sound, Dusky Sound & Milford Sound ( scenic cruising) Whale Watching Expedition Highlights In this important wildlife habitat, you could spot a Little Blue penguin or two, as well as resident fur seals and playful dolphins, as you sail past breathtaki­ng scenery where waterfalls plummet down sheer cliffs into still, deep waters Experience the grandeur and remote beauty of Fiordland National Park Spend two days exploring Marlboroug­h Sounds Explore some of the beautiful and historic east coast cities such as Dunedin Get close to marine wildlife on a whale- watching cruise to view the giant Sperm Whale in its natural environmen­t and more Your adventure on board Coral Geographer Prepare for adventure on board the brand- new Coral Geographer. Hosting up to 120 passengers, she boasts luxurious public spaces whilst offering personal attention to detail and profession­al Australian service. Day 10 Milford Sound - Disembark Coral Geographer & Queenstown Hotel Stay Hotel Stays 1 night hotel stay at The Novotel in Wellington with breakfast 1 night hotel stay at The Crowne Plaza in Queenstown with breakfast Poised on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, and set against the Southern Alps, Queenstown is renowned for adventure sports, lush vineyards and historic mining towns. Marlboroug­h Sounds All flights, taxes & transfers Confidence Book with To book call ( 09) 941 2532 | imaginehol­idays. co. nz Terms and Conditions apply, for full details please visit imaginehol­idays. co. nz. All prices are shown in NZ Dollars. Prices are per person based on 2 adults sharing and include flights from Auckland ( regional flights available at a supplement). Credit Cards charged at 1.5%, NZ BN: 9429 046 251 176. Prices are correct at the time of print and are subject to change. Opening Hours: Monday to Friday: 11am - 8pm, Sat & Sun: 11am - 6pm. Fully protected | Exceptiona­l service & expertise | Highly recommende­d | Amazing Value Opening Hours: Mon to Fri: 11am - 8pm | Sat & Sun: 11am - 6pm PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­r. com + 1 604 278 4604 . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW