Rail Journeys of Australia & New Zealand

  • 18 Nights
  • Royal Princess
  • Includes Flights, Accommodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals
  • Departs 23 February 2025
  • Christchurch, Wellington, Auckland, Tauranga, Bay of Islands, Dunedin and Fiordland National Park; New Zealand; Hobart and Melbourne; Australia
pp twin fare
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An opportunity to cruise from New Zealand aboard Royal Princess. Experience the thrill of travelling by rail on the TranzAlpine from Christchurch through to Arthurs Pass National Park, ride on the Coastal Pacific from Christchurch to Wellington and journey on the Northern Explorer train from Wellington to Auckland. Cruise around New Zealand and visit the spectacular beauty of Milford Sound. As well as enjoying local rail experiences at ports of call.
Cabin Description Deck Twin Fare Single Fare
IF Inside 8,15,16 $6,890 $7,890
IE Inside 9,10,11,12,14,15 $6,990 $7,990
ID Inside 10,11,12,14 $7,090 $8,190
IC Inside 8,15,16 $7,190 $8,290
IB Inside 8,9,10,11,12,14,15 $7,290 $8,390
BW Balcony (Obstructed) 8 $7,590 $9,090
DW Balcony (Obstructed) 8,15,16 $7,690 $9,190
BE Baclony 8,9,10,11,12,15 $7,790 $9,390
BD Baclony 9,10,11,12,14 $7,890 $9,490
BC Baclony 15,16 $7,990 $9,590
BB Baclony 9,10,11,12,14,15 $8,090 $9,690
DE Deluxe Baclony 8,15 $8,190 $9,790
DD Deluxe Baclony 9,10,11,12,14 $8,290 $9,890
DC Deluxe Baclony 8,15,16 $8,390 $9,990
DB Deluxe Baclony 9,10,11,12,14 $8,490 $10,190
ME Mini Suite 12,14 $8,890 $10,990
MC Mini Suite 15,16 $9,190 $11,490
MB Mini Suite 10,11,12,14,15 $9,290 $11,890
S5 Premium Suite 9,10,11,12 $10,990 $15,190
Included port and handling charges and ship gratuities $806 $1,196
Included air taxes as at 1/12/2023 $144 $144

Tour Operator:
Travelrite International Pty Ltd, ATAS number A10538 (ABN 64 005 817 078) is the tour operator.

Tour Costs:
The tour costs are based on general transport, accommodation costs and foreign exchange rate at 1/12/23. Travelrite reserves the right to alter the costs if any of these factors change, giving any passenger that has booked the right to withdraw with full refund of monies paid or modify arrangements. No alterations to price will be made within 90 days of departure from Australia.

Deposit and Payment:
A non-refundable deposit of $1500 per person for is required at the time of booking. Full payment will be required 90 days before departure for the tour. A 1.5% administration fee will be charged on payment by credit card.

Cancellation charges:
Cancellation over 90 days before tour departs will result in loss of deposit. Cancellation 90 days and under before tour departs will result in a loss of all monies paid.

Travel Insurance:
Travel insurance is recommended to cover the costs of cancellation fees due to illness, death in family, etc.

Minimum Tour Numbers and Conditions:
The tour has been priced on the basis of a minimum number of passengers having booked 90 days prior to departure. Travelrite reserves the right to cancel the tour, giving a full refund of all monies paid or offer arrangements to proceed with the tour at a modified cost. Travelrite reserves the right to change advertised entrances and/or substitute the tour host, if necessary for the smooth operation of the tour.

The tour is based on arrangements that do not allow for any refunds in respect to sightseeing, accommodation, meals or other services not utilised after the tour has commenced.

Travel Documents:
All passengers will require a valid passport. Visas for countries visited are not required for Australian passport holders. If you hold another passport, please check with Travelrite.

Children under 5 years of age are ineligible on coach & cruise tours. Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Passengers with disabilities are welcome on Travelrite & Cruise Offers tours provided they are accompanied by a companion capable of providing all necessary assistance, and do not require special assistance from Travelrite & Cruise Offers personnel. Travelrite and Cruise Offers reserves the right to refuse to carry anyone if it is felt the individual cannot cope with the requirements of coach & cruise tour travel and who may require services and facilities that Travelrite & Cruise Offers cannot guarantee will be available. You agree to not hold the Travelrite & Cruise Offers responsible for any decision made by any of them or any service provider to refuse to carry you, provide any facilities or accommodation to you or to provide any service to you.

Travelrite International Pty Ltd. (ATAS No A10538) is the tour organiser. Travelrite acts only as an agent in the making of arrangements for hotels, transportation, restaurants or any other service and do not assume any liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, death, loss, accident or delay to person or property due to an act of negligence or a default of any hotel, carrier restaurant company or person rendering any services included in the tour, or by act of God. Further no responsibilities are accepted for any damage or delay due to sickness, pilferage, labour disputes, machinery break-down, quarantine, government restraints, weather, terrorism or other causes beyond their control. No responsibility is accepted for any additional expense, omission, delays, re-routing or acts of any government authority. The passage contract between the carriers concerned, when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the carriers and the purchasers of this tour and/or the passengers. The right is reserved to withdraw any tour and/or make such changes in the tour as may be found desirable or necessary for the convenience of the parties and the proper carrying out of the tour. This contract shall be construed in accordance of the laws of the State of Victoria, Australia and any legal action must be undertaken in the State of Victoria.

You engage Travelrite International to book this tour on your behalf and you acknowledge that Travelrite International acts as your agent for the purpose of making contracts between you and the various providers of accommodation, transportation and other services that comprise the tour. Travelrite International may without reference to you provide or make available to you, or may as your agent engage any third party to provide or make available to you, any good or service which Travelrite International reasonably believes is necessary for your benefit to maintain the tour itinerary, repatriate you or otherwise accommodate, transport or sustain you in circumstances in which the tour itinerary fails wholly or partly for any reason. You appoint Travelrite International your attorney for this purpose. You agree to pay Travelrite International any cost thereof and you indemnify Travelrite International in respect of any cost it incurs in this regard. Travelrite International advises you to obtain travel insurance generally including in respect of the risk that any such good or service may become required.

How to Book:
Bookings can be made by sending full names and addresses of intending tour members with a non-refundable deposit of $1500 per person for the tour. Please send to:

Travelrite International Pty Ltd
423 Whitehorse Road Balwyn, Victoria 3103

Further information or a booking form can be obtained by telephoning Travelrite International on the following numbers:

Toll Free: 1800 630 343
Telephone (03) 8803 6868
Email balwyn@travelrite.com.au

About Travelrite International:
Travelrite International Pty Ltd (ABN 64 005 817 078) is a well-established travel company which has been operating in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne for more than 38 years. It is fully ATAS accredited: A10538 and has a fully credited IATA office in Balwyn Victoria. As such, it directly represents the major airlines of the world and all major domestic and international tour and transport operators. Travelrite International has been operating special interest tours for 30 years, and now runs over 120 tours a year. Travelrite International Pty Ltd is a full member of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents – AFTA.

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