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Magnificent Norfolk Island - Relax & Discover
1st to 8th May 2020 - This trip is POSTPONED

An all-inclusive, fully-escorted, personally-curated, relaxed-paced, small-group, 8-day tour
ESCORTED BY PERSONAL TRAVEL COMPANION: Sally Blyth
PRICE: $5,500 Single basis

This is a unique and bespoke small-group holiday (minimum 4 people) aimed at seniors. Gently combining "taking it easy" with "getting out and about" this will be a trip to remember forever!

  • Price: $5,500 all-inclusive as specified below, based on SINGLE occupancy.
  • The trip requires a minimum of 4 guests.
  • Couples, and those who bring a friend (i.e. double or twin basis) will receive a reduced rate!

No Single Supplement • Reduced rate for sharing • Small Group
Places are strictly limited and subject to availability

Contact Sally on 021 480323 to enquire about booking!

Includes the full services of a Personal Travel Companion (PTC) who will organise all details, accompany you on outings, drive and show you around, share island delights with you, prepare and cook meals, and generally assist in any way required.

Your PTC for this trip will be Sally Blyth who will be on hand throughout to ensure your trip is comfortable, fruitful and fun. Settle in and let Sally take care of everything while you focus on having a wonderful time and making new friends.

ITINERARY

DAY 1: Friday 1st May (L, D) – Arrive and settle in

Fly from Auckland to Norfolk Island (Air Chathams, dep. 11:00am). Transfer to accommodation. Afternoon: relax. Evening: Welcome Dinner at RSL.

DAY 2: Saturday 2nd May (B, D) - Orientation

Morning: Half-day guided tour of the island, with morning tea. Lunch: at The Homestead. Afternoon: Visit Cyclorama and Queen Victoria Gardens. Evening: Fish Fry dinner.

DAY 3: Sunday 3rd May (B, L, D) - History

Morning: Visit the Craft Market (optional) and Bounty Folk Museum. Lunch: at Two Chimneys Vineyard. Afternoon: Visit Kingston & Arthur’s Vale Historic area. Evening: Dinner at home.

DAY 4: Monday 4th May (B, D) – Out and about

Morning: Island drive including Mt Pitt. Lunch: in township. Afternoon: Relaxing at Emily Bay. Evening: Progressive Dinner.

DAY 5: Tuesday 5th May (B, D) – Present and past

Morning: Shopping in town with café lunch. Afternoon: Cemetery visit and Emily Bay. Evening: Early Dinner at home, followed by “1985, The Untold Story” (tour of heritage area by coach).

DAY 6: Wednesday 6th May (B, L, D) – Gardens and relaxation

Morning: Island Garden Tour. Lunch: at home. Afternoon: Relaxing or more shopping. Dinner: at home.

DAY 7: Thursday 7th May (B, L) – Look and savour

Morning: Colleen McCullough Home tour. Lunch: at home. Afternoon: Taste of Norfolk tour. Evening: Farewell Dinner.

DAY 8: Friday 8th May (B/L) – Departure day

Morning: Brunch at home. Pack up. Fly back to Auckland, dep. 13:20pm

 PRICE

  • $5,500pp, all-inclusive – SINGLE occupancy basis – minimum of 4 people.
  • Reduced price if you bring a friend/partner (twin/double share).
  • Places are strictly limited and subject to availability.
  • Secure your spot with a deposit of $500 due by Friday 20th March 2020 (subject to availability).

GENERAL INFO

  • Flights – Air Chathams from Auckland
  • Accommodation – Cumberland Resort and Spa
  • Small group tour – minimum 4, maximum 8 - plus your Personal Travel Companion (PTC)
  • A mix of exploring and relaxing, with plenty of time to enjoy the resort amenities
  • Breakfasts enjoyed “at home”
  • Lunches/dinners will be a mix of “at home” and eating out
  • Car included – PTC will be driver
  • Everything is close by
  • Temperature: around 20° in May - nicely temperate
  • Time: 1.5 hours behind NZ
  • Currency: Australian Dollars

INCLUDED

  • Flights with Air Chathams from Auckland
  • Transfers in Norfolk Island
  • Accommodation – based on Single occupancy (reduced rate for double/twin share basis)
  • Car hire, insurance, petrol, driver
  • Half-Day tour with morning tea
  • Cyclorama
  • Entry to Museums
  • 1856 – The Untold Story
  • Garden Tour
  • Colleen McCullough Tour
  • Taste of Norfolk Tour
  • “At home” meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner as specified with beer, wine, soft drinks
  • Lunch at Two Chimneys Vineyard
  • Evening Meals out: Welcome Dinner, Fish Fry, Progressive Dinner
  • Personal companion/escort/driver/guide/cook/entertainment director!

NOT INCLUDED

  • Travel insurance
  • Domestic travel to/from Auckland
  • Personal expenses
  • Meals out/drinks not specified as included

This itinerary has been designed with gentleness in mind. Guests do not require high fitness or mobility. If you have minor travel or health issues, that is okay. Wheelchair/scooter can be arranged if required.

Come along for a mellow and fulfilling trip full of history, discovery and fun. The focus is on fabulous days and fun evenings at a restful pace, with plenty of time for relaxing.

Read my article about Norfolk Island here