Silver Fern Tour
2nd Test, Christchurch
25 March – 04 April 2018
Fly to the South Island’s beautiful, reinvigorated city of Christchurch for the 2nd Test at the Hagley Oval. Following the conclusion of the Test series, you have the option of joining our escorted South Island Highlights extension.
|TOUR PRICES (per person, excluding international flights and match tickets*)||Double/Twin||Single|
|Silver Fern Tour – 2nd Test, Christchurch||£ 1,800||£ 2,450|
*Match tickets will be invoiced at cost price when released.
Sunday 25 March
Fly UK to New ZealandBecause of the range of choices, we do not include the international flights in our tour price. However, we can arrange them for you taking into account your closest UK departure point, airline preference, class of travel and/or stopovers you may wish to make. Contact us to discuss your requirements. You are also free to book your own flights and/or use frequent flyer points. Whichever way you choose, you will be met at the airport on your arrival into NZ and whisked to your hotel by private transfer.
Monday 26 March
Tuesday 27 March bOn arrival in Christchurch, you will be privately transferred to the Rydges Latimer Hotel for check in. Remainder of the day is at your leisure to recover from your flight.
Wednesday 28 March bThis morning, join us for a half-day, guided, sightseeing tour of the city. Learn about the effects of the 2011 earthquake and see how the city is rebuilding.
This evening, join your Tour Director for ‘Welcome to Christchurch’ drinks.
Thursday 29 March bA day at leisure to explore Christchurch at your own pace. You may like to go whale watching at Kaikoura or take the Tranz Alpine Railway to Arthurs Pass and Greymouth (supplement payable).
Friday 30 March – Tuesday 03 April b
2nd Test, Hagley Oval, ChristchurchThe 2nd Test will be held at the Hagley Oval – Christchurch’s new international cricket ground following the catastrophic earthquake damage to Lancaster Park/AMI Stadium. Daily coach transfers included.
Saturday 31 March bcThis evening we will host a private ‘Cricket’ cocktail party/forum where you will have the opportunity to meet and chat personally with our celebrity cricket guest. Canapés and drinks are included.
Tuesday 03 April bdThis evening we hold our celebratory end of tour farewell dinner. Includes three courses and drinks.
Wednesday 04 April bToday say farewell to Christchurch as you depart either on your return flight to the UK or continue onto our South Island Highlights optional tour.
Rydges Latimer, Christchurch – 4 star
- Central location
- Superior rooms
- Gym & Sauna
- Guest laundry