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  Aotearoa Explorer
 

Experience the best of New Zealand, from the winterless north to the glaciers and fiords of the south!

Take a dolphin cruise in the Bay of Islands, tour the famous Hobbiton Movie Set and stop in Rotorua and Taupo.

Discover Napier's art deco beauty and Wellington's many charms, then cross Cook Strait and explore the South Island, from sunny Picton to historic Christchurch and the scenic highlights of Queenstown.

Carry on up the remote and beautiful West Coast, discovering glaciers and historic gold-mining towns before returning through the Southern Alps to Christchurch on the scenic TranzAlpine train using a flexible 'Book As You Go' scenic train and bus pass where you can travel at your own pace, giving you value for money travel.

The Aotearoa Explorer scenic train and bus pass is designed for the independent traveller, families or small groups, who want to get the best out of their New Zealand holiday and experience the unique beauty with the benefits of the TranzAlpine train, bus and scenic coach travel to some of New Zealand's famous tourism regions the Auckland, Paihia in the Bay of Islands, Hobbiton, Rotorua, Wellington, Christchurch, Fox Glacier or Franz Josef glaciers, the historic old-mining town of Greymouth, the southern lakes of Lake Hawera Lake Wanaka and Lake Wakatipu and the majestic beauty of Milford Sound.

Minimum of 9 days of travel is required.

The Aotearoa Explorer pass price includes travel by coach and scenic coach travel, inter-island ferry travel, Hole in the Rock/Dolphin viewing in Paihia, Hobbiton Movie Set tour, Queenstown to Milford Sound day excursion with cruise and travel on the TranzAlpine train.

OPTION: Travel from Christchurch to Queenstown via Mount Cook.

Travel can be from Auckland to Christchurch or Christchurch to Auckland.

This pass is valid for 12 months from the day of travel sector being confirmed, so you can spend as long as you like in each destination.

  Prices - Valid until 30 September 2017
    Adult Child
(2-14 years)
Infant
(0-23 Months)
   
  Pass Type NZ$1045.00 NZ$1045.00 Free  
  With travel via Mt Cook/Aoraki NZ$1140.00 NZ$1140.00 Free  
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Southern Alps and Fiords Pass

Explore New Zealand's unique geographical and diverse natural beauty the South Island's west coast, using a flexible 'Book As You Go' scenic train and bus pass where you can travel at your own pace, giving you value for money travel.

The Alps and Fiords scenic train and bus pass is designed for the independent traveller, families or small groups, who want to get the best out of their South Island holiday and experience New Zealand's unique beauty with the benefits of the TranzAlpine train, bus and scenic coach travel to some of South Island's famous tourism regions Fox Glacier or Franz Josef glaciers, the historic old-mining town of Greymouth, the southern lakes of Lake Hawera Lake Wanaka and Lake Wakatipu and the majestic beauty of Milford Sound.

Minimum of 3 days of travel is required.

The price includes travel by bus and scenic coach travel, the TranzAlpine train travel and Queenstown to Milford Sound day excursion with cruise.

Travel can be from Queenstown to Christchurch or Christchurch to Queenstown.

This pass is valid for 12 months from the day of travel sector being confirmed, so you can spend as long as you like in each destination.

Prices - Valid until 30 September 2017
  Adult Child
(2-14 years)
Infant
(0-23 Months)
 
Alps and Fiords Pass NZ$485.00 NZ$485.00 Free
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Circle the South Pass

Explore New Zealand's unique geographical and diverse natural beauty the southern region and the rugged west coast of New Zealand's South South Island, using a flexible 'Book As You Go' scenic train and bus pass where you can travel at your own pace, giving you value for money travel.

The Circle the South scenic train and bus pass is designed for the independent traveller, families or small groups, who want to get the best out of their South Island holiday and experience New Zealand's unique beauty with the benefits of the TranzAlpine train, bus and scenic coach travel to some of South Island's famous tourism regions Fox Glacier or Franz Josef glaciers, the historic old-mining town of Greymouth, the southern lakes of Lake Hawera Lake Wanaka, Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown and the majestic beauty of Milford Sound.

OPTION: Add a stop at Aoraki Mount Cook national park between Christchurch and Queenstown and drink in the views at Aoraki/Mount Cook - New Zealand's highest mountain .

Minimum of 4 days of travel is required.

The price includes travel by coach and scenic coach, the TranzAlpine train and Queenstown to Milford Sound day excursion with cruise.

Travel can be from Queenstown to either Franz Josef or Fox Glacier, Queenstown and Christchurch or Christchurch to Queenstown, Fox Glacier or Franz Josef and Christchurch.

This pass is valid for 12 months from the day of travel sector being confirmed, so you can spend as long as you like in each destination.

Prices Valid until 30 September 2017
  Adult Child
(2-14 years)
Infant
(0-23 Months)
 
Circle the South Pass NZ$549.00 NZ$549.00 Free
With travel via Mt Cook/Aoraki NZ$644.00 NZ$644.00 Free
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