WALES RUGBY TOUR TO NEW ZEALAND 2020

WALES TOUR OF NEW ZEALAND 2020:

AUCKLAND / QUEENSTOWN / WELLINGTON
02ND JULY 2020 – 12TH JULY 2020

Wales are set to play two Tests in New Zealand in July 2020. The trip will be new coach Wayne Pivac’s first tour in charge of Wales, after he takes over from fellow Kiwi Warren Gatland following the 2019 World Cup in Japan. After a brutal tour against the Kiwis in 2016, with the series ending as a 3-0 whitewash, Wales will be looking to redeem themselves and come back fighting! As well as the exhilarating rugby action, New Zealand is a fabulous destination to visit, with breath taking scenery, plenty of outdoor adventures and not to mention the welcoming locals.
 
from – £3075 pp sharing (Single Supplement: £795)
 
10 NIGHT TOUR BASED ON
– 3 nights Auckland (Rydges Auckland) 02/07 – 05/07
– 4 nights Queenstown (Heritage Hotel Queenstown) 05/07 – 09/07
– 3 nights Wellington (Oaks Wellington Hotel) 09/07 – 12/07

 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Guaranteed Test Match Tickets (Included)
  • Return international flights from London Heathrow Airport (other UK airports available & subject to price change)
  • Coach transfers as per itinerary
  • 10 nights’ accommodation as per itinerary on B&B basis
  • LWTL Merchandise
  • Welcome Drinks
  • LWTL staff

 

WALES TOUR OF NEW ZEALAND 2020

AUCKLAND / QUEENSTOWN / WELLINGTON
 

TOUR ITINERARY:

DAY 1: TUESDAY 30TH JUNE – DEPART UK / IN FLIGHT

WALES RUGBY TOUR TO NEW ZEALAND 2020 plane4Arrive at London Heathrow Airport three hours prior to departure where you will check in for your international flight.
 

DAY 2: WEDNESDAY 01ST JULY – IN FLIGHT

In flight.
 

DAY 3: THURSDAY 02ND JULY – IN FLIGHT / AUCKLAND

Upon arrival into Auckland you will be transferred to your hotel for a 3 night stay on a B&B basis. This evening enjoy welcome drinks with your fellow tourists.
 

DAY 4: FRIDAY 03RD JULY – AUCKLAND

Day at leisure to explore Auckland.
 

DAY 5: SATURDAY 04TH JULY –NEW ZEALAND v WALES

1ST TEST MATCH – AUCKLAND
WALES RUGBY TOUR TO NEW ZEALAND 2020 ball4Make your own way to Eden Park Stadium for the 1st Test Match – New Zealand v Wales. Post match make your own way back to your hotel.
 

DAY 6: SUNDAY 05TH JULY – AUCKLAND / QUEENSTOWN

This morning you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Queenstown. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel for a 4 night stay on a B&B basis.
 

DAY 7: MONDAY 06TH JULY – QUEENSTOWN

Day at leisure to explore Queenstown and all it has to offer. In winter, there’s skiing on the slopes of The Remarkables and Coronet Peak.
 

DAY 8: TUESDAY 07TH JULY – QUEENSTOWN

Day at leisure. Why not journey to Milford Sound, a fiord in the southwest of the island. It’s known for towering Mitre Peak, plus stunning rainforests and waterfalls.
 

DAY 9: WEDNESDAY 08TH JULY – QUEENSTOWN

Final day at leisure in Queenstown. There’s bungee jumping off Kawarau Gorge Suspension Bridge and jet-boating on the Shotover and Dart rivers. Take in the view from the top of the Skyline Gondola or visit one of the nearby wineries.
 

DAY 10: THURSDAY 09TH JULY – QUEENSTOWN / WELLINGTON

This morning check out of your hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight to Wellington. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel for a 3 night stay on a B&B basis.
 

DAY 11: FRIDAY 10TH JULY – WELLINGTON

Day at leisure to explore Wellington. Visit the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa or get a great view of the city on the Wellington Cable Car Journey.
 

DAY 12: SATURDAY 11TH JULY – NEW ZEALAND v WALES

2ND TEST MATCH – WELLINGTON
WALES RUGBY TOUR TO NEW ZEALAND 2020 ball4Make your own way to the Westpac Stadium for the 2nd Test Match – New Zealand v Wales. Post match make your own way back to your hotel.
 

DAY 13: SUNDAY 12TH JULY – WELLINGTON/INFLIGHT

WALES RUGBY TOUR TO NEW ZEALAND 2020 plane4This morning check out of your hotel and transfer to Wellington International Airport for your return flight to the UK.
 

DAY 14: MONDAY 13TH JULY – IN FLIGHT / UK

Arrive back in the UK. Complete passport control, collect your luggage and continue with your onward travel.
END OF TOUR ARRANGEMENTS

Should you wish to extend your stay please do not hesitate to discuss with the team.

 

Tour Includes

  • Guaranteed Test Match Tickets (Included)
  • Return international flights from London Heathrow Airport (other UK airports available & subject to price change)
  • Coach transfers as per itinerary
  • 10 nights’ accommodation as per itinerary on B&B basis
  • LWTL Merchandise
  • Welcome Drinks
  • LWTL staff

 

Tour Excludes

  • Meals other than where specified
  • Travel insurance – Click here to get an instant online quote with our partner Travel & General
  • Optional excursions

 

from – £3075 pp sharing (Single Supplement: £795)
 
10 NIGHT TOUR BASED ON
– 3 nights Auckland (Rydges Auckland) 02/07 – 05/07
– 4 nights Queenstown (Heritage Hotel Queenstown) 05/07 – 09/07
– 3 nights Wellington (Oaks Wellington Hotel) 09/07 – 12/07

 

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AUCKLAND (Rydges Auckland), 2nd – 5th JULY 2020

Just 650 m from Viaduct Harbour, Rydges Auckland offers rooms with stunning city or harbour views. All rooms have free WiFi, a flat-screen TV with cable channels and in-room movies. Guests enjoy an on-site fitness centre. Situated in Auckland CBD (Central Business District), Auckland Rydges Hotel is just a 2-minute walk from The Sky Tower and SkyCity Casino. Auckland International Airport is 25 km away. The stylish air-conditioned rooms include an ergonomically designed work desk, a minibar and tea/coffee making facilities. All rooms offer views of the inner city, while some have sweeping views of the Auckland Harbour Bridge and the picturesque Waitemata Harbour. On-site dining options include Barista on the Corner and The CUT Restaurant & Bar. Barista on the Corner serves muffins, pastries, tea and coffee. The CUT Restaurant & Bar offers traditional cuisine with a modern twist and a large selection of wines, cocktails and other beverages.

 

QUEENSTOWN (Heritage Hotel), 5th – 9th JULY 2020

You can enjoy soaking in the view of the Remarkables mountain range, rising from the waters of Lake Wakatipu, from the comfort of Heritage Queenstown. Crafted from centuries-old stone and cedar, this sophisticated hotel is suitable for business and leisure stays and boasts stunning views over Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown. It is located within a 5-minute drive from the town centre. It features an outdoor swimming pool, spa pool, fitness centre and sauna, and an elegant restaurant. Guests enjoy unlimited complimentary WiFi. Heritage Queenstown offers modern, alpine-style accommodation in peaceful, scenic surroundings. Accommodation choices include Deluxe hotel rooms with options for families, 2-bedroom apartments and large open-plan studio suites. The property is a 10-minute drive from Shotover River. It is 13 minutes’ drive from Queenstown International Airport.

 

WELLINGTON (Oaks Wellington Hotel), 9th – 12th JULY 2020

Offering refurbished accommodation in the heart of Wellington’s entertainment precinct, Oaks Wellington Hotel boasts city views and is just 500 m from the waterfront. It features a range of convenient facilities including an on-site restaurant, bar, meeting facilities, fitness centre and parking. Offering a range of accommodation options including guest rooms, studios and two-bedroom apartments, all rooms feature tea/coffee making facilities, a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer and a flat-screen TV with cable channels. The property is situated within Courtenay Place, which has a unique and rich history in the Wellington region. Popular points of interest near the hotel include TSB Bank Arena, Basin Reserve Cricket Ground and Cable Car. The nearest airport is Wellington Airport, 7 km from Oaks Wellington Hotel.

 

Travel with peace of mind

It is important that you purchase travel insurance that meets your demands and needs and covers your participation in whatever activities you may undertake on your trip. To provide you with an option to consider, Living With The Lions Sports Travel have arranged a competitive travel insurance scheme with Travel & General.
 
Travel & General is a specialist provider of travel insurance policies. We believe that the service provided is as important as the policy itself, which is why the T&G dedicated team will be happy to answer any queries you may have before and after your policy purchase.
 
The scheme offers a choice of cover levels and excess so that you can choose a policy that suits your demands and needs. A wide choice of activities is available and there are also options to add gadget cover, travel disruption or an excess waiver.
 
Please click here and follow the instructions on the page to get a quote online. Alternatively, call Travel & General on 0330 880 3625 to discuss a quote. Just make sure you mention LWTL when booking.
 

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