Coach & Cooks

22 day Holiday Idea - from £2999

With flights from £4355

Combine an insightful fully guided tour around both the North and South Island with a relaxed stay on the Polynesian paradise island of Rarotonga.


  • Rainforests of Haast Pass
  • Journey over the Southern Alps on the TranzAlpine
  • Cruise over Milford Sound and Queen Charlotte Sound
  • Experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide
  • 5 night beachfront accommodation on the Cook Islands

Your Holiday Includes:

  • 1 night hotel stay in Christchurch
  • 14 day Escorted Tour – New Zealand Marvel
  • 1 night hotel stay in Auckland
  • 5 nights in the tropical Cook Islands
  • Optional UK flights
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Christchurch

On arrival in Christchurch there’s time for relaxing or exploring with a pre-night prior to the start of your guided tour. Perhaps take a leisurely stroll along the banks of the picturesque Avon River.

Day 2 - Escorted Tour

Today your New Zealand Marvel tour begins with a Welcome Reception and dinner with your Travel Director and fellow travellers.

Your 14 day tour includes visits to:

  • Franz Josef
  • Queenstown
  • Kaikoura
  • Wellington
  • Rotorua

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Day 16 - Auckland

Say farewell to your fellow travellers when your holiday comes to an end this morning after breakfast. The rest of the day is yours to explore Auckland as we have included an additional night to give you ample time to explore this exciting city.

Day 17 to 21 - Rarotonga

Cross the international date line as you travel to Rarotonga, the main island within the Cook Islands collection. Spend a relaxed 6 days sunning yourself on the shores of the island’s crystal-clear lagoon and adjust your watch to ‘island time’!

Day 22 - Farewell from Rarotonga

It’s time to return back to the UK on your onward flight home.

22 day Holiday Idea - from £2999

With flights from £4355


  • Add extra nights in Auckland from £34
  • Add extra nights in Rarotonga from £75
  • Choose to fly Economy, Premium, Business or First Class
  • Add a stopover in Dubai, Singapore or another destination

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Prices are per person, based on 2 sharing. Flights, hotels and tours are subject to availability and seasonal variations may apply. Please call Freedom Destinations for details.

HOLIDAY IDEAS to inspire you

We hope this holiday idea will inspire you. We have combined:

  • An escorted tour including:
    – luxury air conditioned coach travel
    – comfortable hotel accommodation
    – daily breakfast
  • Exciting city stays with a choice of hotels
  • Relaxing beach stay with a choice of resorts
  • Optional UK flights

You can book this holiday idea as it is or we can tailor it to suit what you want to do. Or ask our team to design a holiday just for you, anywhere in New Zealand.

Call 0333 234 2889 today to talk with a New Zealand Expert.

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