Scenic has announced the release of its new 2023/24 ‘Pristine Wonders of New Zealand’ collection, encompassing eight luxury land journeys, including a new 22-day immersive itinerary from Auckland to Christchurch.With over 37 years’ experience in curating handcrafted itineraries, this collection showcases the very best of New Zealand. Exploring the incredible landscapes and rich culture, whilst enjoying exclusive experiences and iconic hotel stays.
Liz Crowley, Journey Designer for Australia and New Zealand said, “This new 2023/24 collection will enable our guests to journey further and see more of New Zealand’s breath-taking beauty. From the spectacular scenery of the far north to the dramatic wilderness of its southernmost tip, Scenic takes guests to the far reaches and most iconic locations of New Zealand”.
22-Day New Zealand Revealed (New)
Auckland to Christchurch
Explore the best of New Zealand from the tip of the North to the highlands of the South on this new 22 Day New Zealand Revealed Itinerary. Starting in the ‘City of Sails’, Auckland travel through mythical ‘Middle earth’ to some of the most iconic movie backdrops before taking in the geothermal wonders of Rotorua.
Discover North Island’s coastal and mountainous region of New Plymouth, dominated by Mount Taranaki a dormant volcano and the second highest point in the North Island. Continue to the capital Wellington before hopping on a ferry to the South Island to sample crispy Sauvignon Blanc in its place of origin in Marlborough and marvel at the diverse marine life along the East Coast before arriving in Christchurch.
Highlights include overnight stay on the Milford Mariner, a traditional Māori Hangi dinner, sail on an authentic America’s Cup yacht in Auckland, and an exclusive Scenic Enrich experience in New Plymouth, exploring the beautiful gardens of the Taranaki.
Departures available in October 2023 and January to February 2024. The 22-Day New Zealand Revealed starts from $11,595pp*. Includes savings of up to $800* per couple with Earlybird offers. Offer valid until 31 March 2023, unless sold out prior.
12-Day New Zealand Panorama
Auckland to Queenstown
Witness New Zealand’s natural beauty and most iconic attractions on this 12 Day New Zealand Panorama Journey. Travel from Auckland, the ‘City of Sails’ and tick all the must-sees along the way like the Hobbiton™ Movie set, Rotorua’s geothermal pools, glistening Lake Tekapo, towering Mount Cook with an overnight in the magical Milford Sound.
Enjoy a heart-warming Scenic Enrich experience at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve where you will encounter the Kiwi and other native wildlife and learn of the conservation work the team is dedicated to. Finish your exploration in New Zealand’s capital of adrenaline in Queenstown admiring the stunning backdrops and nature of the Remarkables mountain range. Departures available in November 2023 and January to April 2024. The 12-Day New Zealand Panorama starts from $6,945pp* based on twin share. Includes savings of up to $500* per couple with Earlybird offers. Offer valid until 31 March 2023, unless sold out prior.
16-Day Royal New Zealand
Christchurch to Auckland
This journey of discovery takes you across vast landscapes and breathtaking vistas from the stunning South Island to the magical North on the 16 Day Royal New Zealand journey. Start on South Island in Christchurch, a city reimagining itself. Experience the amazing TranzAlpine railway and stand in awe before the Franz Josef Glacier before soaking up the adrenaline of Queenstown and the raw beauty of Milford Sound.
In the North Island discover Rotorua’s geothermal wonders on an exclusive Scenic Freechoice activity. Tick off a visit to Hobbiton™ Movie set before exploring the ‘City of Sails’ with a sail across Auckland Harbour, ending 16 days of delights and exploration.
Departures available from September to November 2023 and from January to April 2024. The 16-Day Royal New Zealand Panorama starts from – $7,795*pp*. Includes savings of up to $600*pp with Earlybird offers. Offer valid until 31 March 2023, unless sol out prior.
The Scenic Difference
Scenic has combined the ease of luxury travel with more than three decades of expertise to ensure all guests experience remarkable moments of wonder and seamless travel. Each luxury journey is for smaller group sizes of up to 34 guests, featuring the very best inclusions and a host of memorable moments, including Special Stays at stunning properties. Expert staff, from Tour Directors to knowledgeable local guides, will go above and beyond to make your experience unforgettable. Wherever you go, there are many experiences to select from – and of course, they’re all included.
For further information visit scenic.com.au for full details on Scenic’s Earlybird offers and to order a brochure, to secure savings of up to $800* per couple for new bookings made before 31 March 2023.
*Prices correct as of 1/08/2022