Welcome to
Bon Voyage Cruises & Travel

We are a boutique agency based in Parnell. We started back in 1994 and have survived the GFC, Bird flu, the Gulf Wars, Covid and even Pivoting. So we've built up a great knowledge and experience base of travelling in difficult times. Travelling us you will benefit from this experience and current expertise in travelling in this post-covid world and you will have real-time one call back up! 

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STEWART ISLAND, CATLINS & CASTLE

11 NIGHTS - SEWART ISLAND CRUISE THE CATLINS & CASTLE TOUR


Stewart Island is one of those places many New Zealanders have not yet visited. If you just visit the main town of Oban and its stunning Half Moon Bay you are just scratching the surface. To see it all would need to be a rugged bushman or woman. Or you can take the easy way and join a Stewart Island seven night cruise on Heritage Explorer. Share the experience with a maximum of 18 people. During the day explore by cruising the coast, with walks, zodiac or kayak trips then return to the boat for fine cuisine and and a comfortable private facility cabins. Pre-cruise we show you the best of Queenstown and post-cruise explore the stunning Catlins Coast and Otago Peninsula. So much included! Limited Spaces - enquire today!

11 Night - 12 Day Tour $8295pp twin or $8295pp double


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What's included?
+ Air New Zealand flights from/to Auckland (as for other Air NZ airports)
+ Airport arrival and departure transfers

+ Two nights – At The Rees Hotel Queenstown - Lakeview room

+ Superb daily breakfast at The Rees

+ Half day tour Queenstown and Arrowtown with wine-tasting
+ Luxury mini-coach transfers to Manapouri

+ 6 night Southern Fiords cruise on Heritage Explorer

+ All yacht style cabins with private facilities

+ All meals, morning and afternoon teas on cruise
+ Wine, beer and soft-drinks on cruise

+ Daily briefings with the expedition leader
+ Scenic Helicopter flight from Preservation Inlet to Te Anau
+ Sightseeing tour in Te Anau and Farewell Dinner

+ One night post cruise in Te Anau
+ Private scenic charter flight Te Anau to Queenstown

New Tours Coming! Register Now for Spring 2022

FIVE STARS SOUTHERN AIR SAFARI

With Queenstown as our base Star, each day we head in a different direction, with quite different scenery to a very different experience on the ground. And each night you return to the same luxury hotel room, with plenty of time to enjoy the delights of Queenstown in autumn and some of the best food and wine on offer.  Our other Four Stars are: 

:: Milford Sound Flightseeing & Cruise
:: Aoraki Mt Cook - Flightseeing, Glacier Cruise & Lunch
:: Stewart Island - Ulva Is nature walk & Blue Cod lunch
:: Lammermoor Station with Whiskey & Gin Tasting


6 Night Tour $5950pp twin or $6695pp single 

Our Autumn Safari was a great success. Register now for our Spring Tour Late November - Early December 2022

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What's included?

+ Return AIr New Zealand flights to Queenstown
+ Six nights at The Rees Hotel - Lakeview room
+ Daily breakfast at True South Dining Room
+ Flightseeing to Milford Sound with cruise including morning tea
+ Flightseeing to Aoraki Mount Cook with Glacier Cruise & Hermitage lunch

+ Flightseeing to Stewart Island, Ulva Island nature walk & Blue Cod lunch|
+ Flightseeing to Lammermoor Station experience with whisky & gin tasting
+ Queenstown, Arrowtown tour to Gibbston Valley wineries tour and lunch

+ Welcome drinks and Welcome Dinner at The Rees
+ Wine matched farewell dinner at Rata Dining  

WINE COUNTRY & MARLBOROUGH SOUNDS

We are thrilled how well the first of our Autumn Marlborough Sounds Fly-Cruises went in Autumn 2021 and 2022. They offer in depth exploration of this jewel at the top of the south. We first explore Blenheim and the wine region, before embarking the 18 passenger purpose built expedition yacht, Heritage Explorer at Picton for seven day discovery of The Sounds. With a dedicated expedition leader, zodiacs and kayaks you can experience it all up close each day cruising in total comfort and enjoying the best of NZ food and wines. Register now for Spring 2022 - New itineraries coming soon!
 

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SOUTHERN FIORDS WINTER WONDERLAND

9 NIGHTS - SOUTHERN FIORDS WINTER WONDERLAND FLY-CRUISE


New release of cabins on this great Southern Fiords cruises in late August/early September. The weather is quite settled over this period and the added bonus of snowy peaks makes Fiordland sparkle! We’ll also look after you in Queenstown pre and post cruise. While our Southern fiords can only really be experienced by sea, a helicopter flight to the ship and our secnic flight back into Queenstown are always highlights. Hurry – Limited cabins available

9 Night Tour $8295pp twin or $8295pp double


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See the NZ Herald Advertisement -->

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What's included?
+ Air New Zealand flights from/to Auckland (as for other Air NZ airports)
+ Airport arrival and departure transfers

+ Two nights – At The Rees Hotel Queenstown - Lakeview room

+ Superb daily breakfast at The Rees

+ Half day tour Queenstown and Arrowtown with wine-tasting
+ Luxury mini-coach transfers to Manapouri

+ 6 night Southern Fiords cruise on Heritage Explorer

+ All yacht style cabins with private facilities

+ All meals, morning and afternoon teas on cruise
+ Wine, beer and soft-drinks on cruise

+ Daily briefings with the expedition leader
+ Scenic Helicopter flight from Preservation Inlet to Te Anau
+ Sightseeing tour in Te Anau and Farewell Dinner

+ One night post cruise in Te Anau
+ Private scenic charter flight Te Anau to Queenstown

New Tours Coming! Register Now for Spring 2022

FIVE STARS SOUTHERN AIR SAFARI

With Queenstown as our base Star, each day we head in a different direction, with quite different scenery to a very different experience on the ground. And each night you return to the same luxury hotel room, with plenty of time to enjoy the delights of Queenstown in autumn and some of the best food and wine on offer.  Our other Four Stars are: 

:: Milford Sound Flightseeing & Cruise
:: Aoraki Mt Cook - Flightseeing, Glacier Cruise & Lunch
:: Stewart Island - Ulva Is nature walk & Blue Cod lunch
:: Lammermoor Station with Whiskey & Gin Tasting


6 Night Tour $5950pp twin or $6695pp single 

Our Autumn Safari was a great success. Register now for our Spring Tour Late November - Early December 2022

View the Itinerary and Safari Details here -->

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What's included?

+ Return AIr New Zealand flights to Queenstown
+ Six nights at The Rees Hotel - Lakeview room
+ Daily breakfast at True South Dining Room
+ Flightseeing to Milford Sound with cruise including morning tea
+ Flightseeing to Aoraki Mount Cook with Glacier Cruise & Hermitage lunch

+ Flightseeing to Stewart Island, Ulva Island nature walk & Blue Cod lunch|
+ Flightseeing to Lammermoor Station experience with whisky & gin tasting
+ Queenstown, Arrowtown tour to Gibbston Valley wineries tour and lunch

+ Welcome drinks and Welcome Dinner at The Rees
+ Wine matched farewell dinner at Rata Dining  

WINE COUNTRY & MARLBOROUGH SOUNDS

We are thrilled how well the first of our Autumn Marlborough Sounds Fly-Cruises went in Autumn 2021 and 2022. They offer in depth exploration of this jewel at the top of the south. We first explore Blenheim and the wine region, before embarking the 18 passenger purpose built expedition yacht, Heritage Explorer at Picton for seven day discovery of The Sounds. With a dedicated expedition leader, zodiacs and kayaks you can experience it all up close each day cruising in total comfort and enjoying the best of NZ food and wines. Register now for Spring 2022 - New itineraries coming soon!
 

View Autumn Itinerary Brochure -->
View Heritage Explorer Ship Brochure -->

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