Luxury small ship cruising

With just 32 guests onboard, this brand new ship is offering cruises around NZ including the Bay of Islands, Fiordland and Stewart Island. Yes, that is a helicopter on board! Check out their Heli-Golf cruises operating in November of this year. Download the brochure for a look on board. You wont be disappointed.

Expedition Cruises on board MV Strannik

All inclusive, maximum 8 passengers:

Stewart Island Expedition: Explore the coast of Stewart Island, anchoring overnight in some of the most spectacular places in the world and enjoy discovering some of New Zealand’s most significant natural and cultural sites.

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Fiordland Expedition: Be overwhelmed by Fiordland – weather, seascapes, landscapes, wildlife, forests, history (pre European and European), the conservation work and more. The ultimate experience visiting remote regions and places that are quintessentially Fiordland.

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Explore the top of the South Island from Tasman Bay to the Marlborough Sounds. Visiting some of New Zealand’s most iconic destinations in between including the Abel Tasman National Park, Adele Island, d’Urville Island, Greville Harbour, Pelorus and Kenepuru Sounds.

Cruise around Australia in 2022

This popular itinerary will sell out very quickly. 28 Days, 14 Ports, 1 Scenic Cruising.

INCLUSIONS:
28 night Round Australia cruise onboard Coral Princess®
Main meals and entertainment onboard+
Port charges and government fees
Princess Plus# includes Premier Beverage Package & Wi-Fi (valid for first 2 guests in stateroom)
CAPTAIN’S CIRCLE BONUS: Save $105 per person^

Seabourn Europe 2022

When looking to cruise, more people are choosing quality rather than quantity. In the current environment, small ships are the ships of choice.

Step aboard any one of Searbourn’s vessels, and you’ll enjoy a sophisticated and luxurious small ship cruise like no other. You will feel as though you’ve been invited to sail on a private yacht.

Each small ship cruise offers all ocean-front suites, luxuriously appointed accommodations, an open-bar policy serving premium wine, champagne and spirits, and a world-class dining experience, further enhanced through a culinary partnership with Chef Thomas Keller.

Seabourn Cruise Line offers unique, all-inclusive, luxury cruise holidays, featuring ports of call around the globe with service consistently ranked best of the best.

Experience the rich history and cultural diversity of the European continent in 2022 on board one of four Seabourn ships. Choose from 68 hand-tailored itineraries visiting marquee ports and hidden harbours.

Huka Lodge & Golf

Escape the Hawkes Bay for a 2 night stay at NZs most famous luxury lodge. This 2 night package includes 18 holes with golf cart and 2 nights accommodation in a junior suite. Plenty of time to wander the grounds, walk to the falls and enjoy the river.

Luxury SKI in Wanaka

Stay at the luxurious ranch style lodge, Mahu Whenua, accessible to Treble Cone, Cardrona or Coronet Peak. This 3 day itinerary can be extended or added to the end of your South Island trip to end on a high note!

Otago Farmhouse Gardens

Cost $3790 share twin or $4390 single – departs 17 November 2021

7 Day / 6 Night tour visiting Queenstown, Central Otago’s best gardens and the Oamaru Victorian Fete.

Meet the farmers, wander their beautiful gardens and enjoy the charm of quaint gold rush towns on this small group garden tour of the Otago region. Art Deco elements, Ranfurly, Fleur’s famous café at Moeraki and Oamaru’s Victorian Fete are special highlights.

Enquire with jody@searletravel.co.nz

Canterbury Springtime Gardens

Departs 27 October from $3890 share twin or $4490 single

7 Day / 6 Night Tour with stays in Hanmer Springs, the Canterbury Countryside and Akaroa with a visit to the Hanmer Springs Fete

On this springtime New Zealand garden tour the blooms are at their very best. You’ll enjoy private farmhouse lunches with country hospitality from the Hurunui to Mt Somers and Banks Peninsula too. Among the numerous highlights are lunches at Flaxmere Farm, Akaunui Farmhouse and Fisherman’s Bay and the  gardens at Giant’s House and Ohinetahi. 

Taranaki Rhododendron Gardens with Moa Tours

From $2990 pp share twin

Dates 13-18 October or 16-21 October 2021

6 Day / 5 Night tour visiting the best Rhododendron Gardens in the central North Island with stays in New Plymouth, Whanganui and Tongariro National Park

This New Zealand garden tour makes the most of New Plymouth during full rhododendron bloom. Meet private gardeners and wander magnificent Pukeiti and Tupare. Other highlights include Whanganui, Cross Hills garden in the Manawatu and the Chateau Tongariro. This small group tour focuses on showcasing the most beautiful gardens of the North Island.

Enquire with jody@searletravel.co.nz

Princess announces one of its largest programs ever with a full 12 months of cruises on offer. The year-long season will feature 4 ships visiting 108 destinations in 33 countries with 90 unique itineraries. The program offers 26 cruises with departures to or from Auckland sailing to New Zealand and Australian destinations, as well as a selection of cruises across the Pacific.