England Cricket Tour to New Zealand 2018
Tasman Series T20 Extension

Tasman Series T20 Extension

12th-22nd Feb 2018

If the shorter format of the game is your preferred option, then adding on the T20 series prior to the ODIs is a great way to extend your time in New Zealand.

Prices from £2,800 per person

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12th February 2018

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Tasman Series T20 Extension

Match Schedule:
  • Tue 13th Feb – IT20, Westpac Stadium, Wellington
  • Sun 18th Feb – IT20, Seddon Park, Hamilton
  • Wed 21st Feb – Final IT20, Eden Park, Auckland

Tasman Series T20 Extension

Package includes:
  • 10 nights’ Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Wellington, Taupo, Rotorua, Hamilton, and Auckland.
  • All domestic transfers in air-conditioned transport.
  • All airport transfers in air-conditioned transport.
  • Limited edition lightweight tour polo shirt.
  • Match tickets are guaranteed but not included in the tour cost at this stage. These will be added to your invoice at cost as soon as prices are known.

Match Venues

Wellington, Hamilton, and Auckland.

Tour Itinerary

Tasman Series T20 Extension
  • Sat 10th Feb

Depart the UK on your international flight to Wellington.

  • Mon 12th Feb

On arrival at Wellington airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Enjoy an evening at leisure.

  • Tue 13th Feb New Zealand v England IT20

After breakfast and a morning at leisure, take the short walk to the Westpac Stadium for the IT20 between New Zealand and England. After the day’s play, return to the hotel.

  • Wed 14th Feb

Day at leisure to explore New Zealand’s capital city.

We suggest a visit to Te Papa, New Zealand’s National Museum which offers visitors a unique and authentic experience of New Zealand’s treasures and stories. Explore Te Papa independently to learn about the shaping of its land, the spirit of its diverse peoples, its unique wildlife, landscapes and its distinctive popular culture.

  • Thur 15th Feb – Wellington / Taupo – 5 hours

This morning meet your driver at the hotel reception area, before departing Wellington for a full day travelling through the heart of the North Island to Taupo. Leaving Wellington, travel along the pretty Kapiti Coast then cross the fertile Manawatu Plains. Continue north through the Mangaweka Hills then reach the Tongariro Volcanic Plateau and drive over the Desert Road. The desolate landscape of the Desert Road with the spectacular backdrop of the volcanoes of Ruapehu, Tongariro and Ngauruhoe is unlike any other in New Zealand. Travel around the shores of Lake Taupo, New Zealand’s largest lake to the resort town of Taupo. The pace of life here is relaxed and laid-back and a popular spot for New Zealanders to holiday.

Check in to your hotel and enjoy an evening at leisure.

  • Fri 16th Feb – Taupo / Rotorua – 1 hour

Today we travel to Rotorua,

Located in the heart of New Zealand’s famous thermal region, Rotorua forms part of the geologically active ‘Pacific Rim of Fire’. Situated on the shores of Lake Rotorua, it is also renowned for Maori cultural activities.

Check in to your hotel and enjoy an evening at leisure.

  • Sat 17th Feb – Rotorua / Matamata / Hamilton – 2 hours

Depart your accommodation to travel to Hamilton – New Zealand’s largest inland city, which straddles the Waikato River – New Zealand’s longest waterway.

Check in to your hotel and enjoy an evening at leisure.

  • Sun 18th Feb New Zealand v England IT20

After breakfast and a morning at leisure, wander down to Seddon Park for the IT20 between New Zealand and England. After the day’s play, return to the hotel.

  • Mon 19th Feb – Hamilton / Auckland – 2 hours

Today drive north over the Bombay Hills and into Auckland, New Zealand’s largest and most cosmopolitan city.

Check in to your hotel and enjoy an evening at leisure.

  • Tue 20th Feb

Day at leisure in Auckland for your own choice of activities.

  • Wed 21st Feb Tasman T20 Series T20 Series Final

After breakfast and a morning at leisure, head to Eden Park for the final day of the series. After the day’s play, return to the hotel.

  • Thur 22nd Feb

Check out of your hotel and transfer to the Quadrant hotel to join the full ODI tour.

  • Fri 23rd Feb

Join The Silver Fern Tour itinerary

The Westpac Stadium
The Westpac Stadium
The Westpac Stadium
The Westpac Stadium
Seddon Park, Hamilton
Seddon Park, Hamilton
Parliment House, Rotorua
Parliment House, Rotorua

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Tasman Series T20 Extension Information & Price

Tour package details below

Accommodation

Tour Package Hotels

Wellingon – Hotel Grand Chancellor12th – 15th Feb (3 nights)
Click here to view the Hotel Grand Chancellor website

Taupo – Suncourt Hotel15th – 16th Feb (1 nights)
Click here to view the Suncourt Hotel website

Rotorua – Millennium Hotel16th – 17th Feb (1 night)
Click here to view the Millennium Hotel website

Hamilton – Ibis Hotel17th – 19th Feb (2 nights)
Click here to view the Ibis Hotel website

Auckland – Amora Hotel19th – 22nd Feb – (3 nights)
Click here to view the Amora Hotel website

Auckland – The Quadrant Hotel22nd – 23rd Feb (1 night)
Click here to view the Quadrant Hotel website

Hotels

Platinum Tour – Hotels
Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington
Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington
Ibis, Hamilton
Ibis, Hamilton

Match Tickets

ODI Tour – Match Ticket Information
  • Match tickets are guaranteed but not included in the tour cost at this stage. These will be added to your invoice at cost as soon as prices are known.

Tasman T20 Series Extension - Price

£2,800 per person

Based on two people sharing
Single supplement available for £1,000

Bespoke

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If you do not find exactly what you are looking for within our set packages, then please let us know, as we are very flexible in organising tailor-made packages to suit your exact requirements.

If you have travelled to Australia before and wish to explore alternative options before, after or between the Tests, simply contact us to let us know what you’d prefer to do instead. We will then build an itinerary to your exact requirements.

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Sightseeing Pre & Post Test Tour

Fantastic range of Sightseeing options available

You may wish to add some Ashes cricket before the New Zealand leg of the Tamsan T20 series or few days on the Bay of Islands at the end of the tour.

New Zealand, with its jaw-dropping, beautiful scenery is one of those destinations on almost everyone’s list of places they just have to visit, so whilst on the other side of the world be sure to enjoy some world-class sightseeing!

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