When you’re looking to visit a small, mountainous island nation such as New Zealand you’re often faced with a choice; do you go around it (on a cruise) or through & over it on a tour?

That’s a compromise no longer required thanks to Grand Pacific Tours, who have combined two holidays into one by marrying a Celebrity Solstice cruise with a coach tour. Enjoy some of the most iconic attractions and breathtaking landscapes New Zealand has to offer, with great friends and great hosts all included, as well as bonus value of up to US$2066 per couple, $250 discount per person and a 400-page New Zealand Eyewitness Travel Guide.

Scroll down for a little more about the journeys on sale:

Ultimate South Island

21-Days | 17 Jan 2021 | From $10,629pp**

On this 21-day journey around the South Island you’ll have the chance to experience Arthur’s Pass located in the center of the Southern Alps.

Visit the spectacular triple-tiered cascading waterfall at Purakauni and enjoy a picnic lunch in Dunedin, travel along the Otago Peninsula to Larnach Castle and so much more.


Ultimate North Island

21-Days | 15 Jan 2021 | From $9,829pp**

On this 21-day journey around the North Island, you’ll have the chance to experience highlights such as Hokianga, home to some of the largest remaining kauri trees in the world.

Travel to Waikato’s most visited attraction, the Hamilton Gardens, visit Napier known as the ‘The Art Deco Capital,’ and so more


Best of New Zealand

23-Days | 13 Nov 2020 | From $8,279pp**

On this 23-day journey you’ll have the chance to experience highlights such as a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, the location of the signing of the treaty between the Mãori tribes and the British.

Travel to Te Puia for a tour of the boiling mud pools and awesome Geysers that Rotorua is famous for, experience the heart of an ancient volcano, Akaroa, rich with beautiful bays and home to the rarest and smallest marine dolphin and more.


New Zealand Vista

20-Days | 12 Feb 2021 | From $7,829*pp*

On this 20-day journey you’ll have the chance to experience highlights such as visiting Wellington; the ‘Coolest Little Capital,’ a Gondola ride to the Stratosfare Restaurant where a buffet breakfast and spectacular views are on offer.

See the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps as you travel north to the township of Fox Glacier where you will continue to Franz Josef and have a chance to take a scenic flight over the glaciers and more.