New Zealand garden lovers tour

Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, New Zealand

New Zealand’s cool, moist climate makes it ideal for growing spectacular shrubs and temperate flowers. Many gardeners have made good use of this climate and their gardening skills to produce spectacular and extensive gardens and have made these available for garden visits.

Macleay Valley Travel has a New Zealand tour visiting the country during the glorious mid-spring season. This tour visits 12 of the most spectacular and interesting gardens as well as visiting the main places of tourist interest.

Taranaki, New Zealand

One of the gardens is the impressive Hamilton Gardens, the theme of which is “The Story of Gardens” which is explored through a series of five garden collections; The Paradise Garden Collection, The Collective Garden Collection, The Fantasy Garden Collection, The Cultivar Garden Collection, and the Landscape Garden Collection.

Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, New Zealand

This 15-day fully conducted tour departs Australia on 24 October and is outstanding value at only $5,835 per person twin share, as all of the following are included in this price:

  Air fares including airport taxes and fuel levies with Qantas from Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane into Auckland and out of Christchurch.
  A 15 day tour of both the north and south islands of New Zealand with a scenic inter-island ferry crossing.
  Good, mainly 4-star accommodation.
  Most meals.
  All transport, transfers and entrance fees to all the gardens and the many other places of general tourist interest.
  Tipping for the tour driver/guide.
  Services of the local tour guide and an Australian tour escort.

TSS Earnslaw, Queenstown, New Zealand

If you don’t have anyone to share with but wish to travel at twin share rates, Macleay Valley Travel will try to match you up with another traveller is a similar situation. For a single room there is an extra cost of $1720.

For the full itinerary or booking contact Macleay Valley Travel on their toll-free number 1800 810 809 or see

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