The wait is finally over! The dates have been confirmed for England to travel to the stunning islands of New Zealand in early 2018 to play a full series against the Black Caps. We know it’s going to be a fantastic tour… and you just have to BE THERE!
Countdown to Match Day
13th February 2018
One Day Internationals
- Sun 25th Feb- 1st ODI, Seddon Park, Hamilton (D/N)
- Wed 28th Feb- 2nd ODI, Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui (D/N)
- Sat 3rd Mar – 3rd ODI, Westpac Stadium, Wellington (D/N)
- Wed 7th Mar – 4th ODI, University Oval, Dunedin
- Sat 10th Mar- 5th ODI, Hagley Oval, Christchurch
- Tue 13th Feb – IT20, Westpac Stadium, Wellington
- Sun 18th Feb – IT20, Seddon Park, Hamilton
- Wed 21st Feb – Final IT20, Eden Park, Auckland
- Wed 14th – Thur 15th Mar – Warm-up, Seddon Park, Hamilton
- Fri 16th – Sat 17th Mar – Warm-up, Seddon Park, Hamilton
- Thur 22nd – Mon 26th Mar – 1st Test, Eden Park, Auckland
- Fri 30th Mar – Tue 3rd Apr – 2nd Test, Hagley Oval, Christchurch
If you are looking to do something different to our set tour packages, simply contact us with your requirements. Whether it is tweaking an itinerary slightly or building a bespoke itinerary from scratch, we will help you create your perfect tour taking in any combination of cricket matches you wish.
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Our Platinum tour standard encapsulates the best-of-the-best of an overseas cricket tour. We have selected what we believe to be the best, first-class hotels in each destination. Add to this a dedicated Howzat Travel Tour Manager and exclusive access to Howzat Travel special guests throughout the tour, this tour option will see you enjoy the country in first-class luxury.
Our well-loved and established Blue tour standard is our high quality cricket tour option. With excellent hotels and experienced tour managers, the Blue tours are the perfect blend of class, quality and value.
There is nothing quite like the camaraderie created on a Howzat Travel Red tour. Whether it’s at the cricket, enjoying a drink after the game or going out for dinner in a group, you’ll be sure to have a great time. With great hotels for a lower price, our Red tours are the best value tour on the market.
“Excellent! Firstly, I must say that overall the tour was a great success and everyone on the tour enjoyed themselves. Many new friends were made and in all the tours I have made over the years, and I have been fortunate to have been on many, this was one of the most friendliness group of…
“A very enjoyable tour and Howzat Travel were as efficient as ever! There was indeed a ‘good tour spirit’ helped by the size of the group, and our tour managers Steve and Des teamed well together and complemented each other.” David & Mary Rance
“A very enjoyable experience that met my requirements perfectly. As a solo cricket fan, I highly recommend Howzat Travel. Steve and Des did everyting they could to make the tour memorable. They were keen to make sure that no one was left on their own, which fostered a very friendly and inclusive atmosphere. I also…
“A very well-organised tour. We appreciated the personal touch and the response to individual needs. We liked the fact that we were in a smallish group too. Overall 10/10 – we would change nothing. Excellent!” Ian & Carolyn Emerson
“Thank you for a wonderful tour! We couldn’t fault a single thing. 10 out of 10 for every aspect of the trip. Des and Steve were excellent hosts, our bus driver was superb, we had brilliant seats at the cricket, and fun companions throughout the tour. What more could you ask for?” Jean & Alan…
“I was really impressed with the tour. It was the perfect blend of cricket, organised trips to fantastic sights such as Yala and Bundara National Parks and enough free time to relax. It was the first time I’ve used Howzat Travel, but it wont be the last. Excellent!” Geoff Cook
“As usual, the Howzat Travel team set their usual high standards. ODI tours are very hectic and it was good that you gave the options to do sightseeing trips or just relax by the pool.” Anthony Townsend
“10/10! Everything went to plan. Very good tour management and very good value for money.” Dave Coram
“This was my first tour with Howzat Travel and I really enjoyed my first experience as an England cricket fan abroad. It was a good value tour, and Des was excellent – he was well organised, friendly and concerned about our enjoyment. He communicated well and is clearly a knowledgeable cricket fan. Many thanks to…
“Absolutely first class. From the very first contact with Howzat Travel, everything was catered for. At our hotel, the view overlooking the beach and pool was superb. Transfers worked like clockwork – everything was on time, drivers and tour escorts were most helpful and unfailingly polite. Des helped to make this tour such a memorable…
“Howzat have been very generous in the reception and farewell parties – much appreciated. I would definitely recommend Howzat Travel to friends.” Nick Argent
“I have been on many tours over the years but this undoubtedly ranks up there amongst the best in terms of quality of tour arrangement and management. Even more important was the bonding and camaraderie that unfolded between the Howzat Travellers – by the time the tour ended it felt like we had been on…
“I had a blast and certainly won’t be going with anyone else when I do my next cricket tour. Excellent value as usual… and for Des – what more can be said? 10/10!” Paul Humphreys
Or, if you fancy Caribbean cricket
And… while you are deciding which tour to book, why not read the tour diaries from our previous cricket tours to the Ashes: