Upcoming Tours for 2016-17

Upcoming tours offered by Dalroy Tours:

All prices are in New Zealand dollars.

Andre Rieu
Dates: 1-2 November 2016
Price: $480.00 per person

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Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Dates: 22 - 23 October 2016
Price: $375.00 per person

Direct from the UK - Priscilla Queen of the Desert is a heart-warming, uplifting story.

We can still get a limited number of tickets for this GREAT show, so if you have been thinking about it now is the time to act!

Priscilla Queen of the Desert if the heart-warming, uplifting story of three drag artists who hop aboard a battered old bus named Priscilla, searching for love and friendship. They end up on a journey of self-discovery and the road trip of a lifetime. This wildly fresh and funny musical features a hit parade of dance-floor favourites including: Don't Leave Me This Way, I Will Survive, Finally, I Love The Nightlife. With a dazzling array of over 500 outrageous costumes, 200 extraordinary headdresses, 23 tonnes of scenery, and a 10 metre long customised bus weighing siz tonnes as its sparkling centrepiece, PRISCILLA is a must-see spectacular!

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Tasmania Tour
Dates: 6 - 20 November 2016
Price: $5800.00 per person

Here is your chance to discover Tasmania with us in November.  Starting in Launceston we travel down the East Coast, taking in the natural beauty, spectacular landscapes & long beaches.  We have 4 nights in Hobart giving time to take in the Salamanca Markets, the Huon Valley & the Tasman Peninsula, including the Port Arthur penal settlement. Tasmania's West Coast is rich in convict heritage, has stunning national parks and historic mining towns. No visit to Tasmania would be complete without a stop at Cradle Mountain and picturesque Dove Lake.  We finish by visiting some of Tasmania's prettiest cities and towns that sit right on the water's edge on the scenic North West coast, each with their own unique attractions and relaxed seaside atmosphere. Something for all interests packed into a great 15 day tour.

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Northern Explorer Train
Dates: 30 November - 2 December 2016
Price: $620.00 per person

Experience the North Island's extraordinary range of scenery, much of which is not seen from the road.  Pass over 25 bridges, through 14 tunnels and the famous Raurimu Spiral.  Tongariro National Park, with its three spectacular mountains is a highlight, where snow-blanketed fields,ancient lava flows and dense beech forests can be seen side by side as you travel from Auckland to Wellington on board the Northern Explorer. You will travel by coach to Auckland and over night before embarking on your fantastic day journey to Wellington, after a restful evening you will return to New Plymouth by coach the following day.

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Merry Xmas Tour
Dates: 24 - 28 December
Price: $885 per person

Want to do something different this Christmas? Why not join us and our "Xmas family" while we discover the Hawkes Bay area, basing ourselves in Hastings for the 4 nights we will explore the sights of the local area. Christmas Day starts with a Champagne Breakfast, we also enjoy a High Lunch at Oruawharo Homestead which recently featured on 'The New Zealand Home' TV show and lots of others little treats along the way.

Christmas is a time to relax and enjoy the company of others (we have sorted the meals, sights, housekeeper & even the dishes) so you can sit back relax and take it easy with other like minded people.

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St Petersburg Ballet - Swan Lake
Dates: 13 - 14 January 2017
Price: $365.00 per person

Let us take you to one of the best loved ballets - Swan Lake performed by the St Petersburg Ballet Theatre.
For the first time in 15 years the critically acclaimed St Petersburg Ballet Theatre returns to New Zealand with the world's most loved ballet Swan Lake. Swan Lake is the classic love story between Prince Siegfried and the Swan Princess Odette.  The tale of lovers divided by the villainous sorcerer Rothbart, this is classical ballet at its best wrapped in Tchaikovsky's glorious and unforgettable music.

"A company with style, restraint and elegance.  A company to be treasured"  Sunday Telegraph London "The St Petersburg Ballet has left a considerable mark on the history of world ballet"  Danse Magazine Paris

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Martinborough Fair
Dates: 3 - 5 Februrary 2017
Price: $440.00 per person

The Fair has something for everyone, experience all the fun of the fair. This fabulous fair focuses on top quality New Zealand-made craft and clothing, great food and music. Thousands of people flock to town for it, they transform the inner streets of Martinborough into a bustling market place.  The stalls start opening at the crack of dawn! This is an annual event organised by the local Rotary Club.

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Coromandel Tour
Dates: 15 - 21 Februrary 2017
Price: $1495.00 per person

Relax, unwind and enjoy the Coromandel area with us!

February is the perfect time to tour the Coromandel area, explore the mining story from the opencast mine at Waihi to the stamper battery from years gone by.  Take time to enjoy the beautiful beaches, and maybe even dig your own hot pool at Hot Water Beach.  A highlight is the Driving Creek Railway which is a narrow gauge train that climbs  3 kms through replanted Kauri forest to the Eyefull Tower which gives you fantastic views over the native bus below and out into the distance.  Take time to relax, unwind and take in the natural wonders and sights of this beautiful area of New Zealand.

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South Island Tour
Dates: 26 Mar - 12 Apr 2017
Price: $3795.00 per person

Here's your chance to see this wonderful part of New Zealand with everything pre arranged for you.

What views does the South Island in Autumn bring to your imagination? Rich colours, spectacular mountain peaks, beautiful reflective lakes...

Join us and discover it all - the wild Kaikoura coastline, Christchurch, Twizel, Dunedin, Invercargill, the magnificent towering southern alps that rise above the coach, the beautiful blue of the hydro lakes, Milford Sound, Queenstown, Haast Pass, the natural beauty of the famous West Coast and the quiet undisturbed valleys that we pass through.

So pack your bags, cancel the paper, grab a friend and join us for 18 days! Just think - no cooking, bed making or driving - sit back and relax.  Phone today for an itinerary.

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Murray River Cruise
Dates: 3 - 12 June 2017
Price: $4440.00 per person

Is a cruise on the mighty Murray River (South Australia) on your Bucket List?

Our 2015/16 passengers LOVED their cruises, so we are repeating it all again in 2017 when we board the PROUD MARY for our 5 night cruise in a lovely river-view room.  Travel from Murray Bridge to Blanchetown & return taking in the spectacular and rugged Australian landscapes.  The Murray is home to an array of abundant wildlife and birdlife.  Most days we go ashore to explore the surrounding areas, enjoy an Aussie BBQ and campfire, there is the chance to experience the Australian bush on a nocturnal coach tour, plus much more....  After the cruise enjoy a day in Adelaide.

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NZ Flower & Garden Show
Dates: 24 - 26 November 2017
Price: $460.00 per person

Show has been postponed to 2017.

Auckland is set to host an international flower show, the city's first since the Ellerslie  show left town in 2008. The inaugural New Zealand Flower & Garden Show will be held at the new location of Bastion Point in heart of Auckland's Eastern Suburbs.  The spectacular new venue of Bastion Point will undoubtedly be a major feature, the only show in the world to have such a stunning and quintessentially New Zealand backdrop.

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Private Charters

Our coaches are available for private hire - so if your group / school is looking for travel give us a call we will be more than happy to give you a FREE quotation.

We can do Wedding transfers, School Trips and Camps, Club outings - day or week, Birthdays BUS CENTRE / INTERCITY We are open at the Bus Centre, Monday - Friday 9.30am - 3.30pm, so call in and see us for any info you may need. We also operate an agency for Intercity from here, so next time you are wanting to travel individually to another part of the country come on down and see us.

Guest Speakers

Do you belong to club that is looking for a Guest Speaker we are willing to come along and talk to your club about some of our tours we have done or some of our experiences.  Give us a call.

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