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New Zealand

If you are a discerning traveller, with a curious mind, looking for a unique travel experience, then you will enjoy Botanica’s wonderful collection of New Zealand holidays including small group land journeys and a coastal cruise.

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Explore the land of the Long White Cloud with Botanica and discover a world of lush private gardens, some of the world’s most beautiful natural landscapes, as well as many ionic cities, towns and sights.

  • Visit Taranaki Garden Spectacular
  • Explore private gardens, many exclusive to Botanica
  • Enjoy learning about the gardens from your Botanical Guide
  • Indulge in special meals and tasting experiences
  • Travel through beautiful landscapes and enjoy natures garden
  • Enjoy art, music and cultural experiences


The region of Taranaki, on New Zealand's North Island, has 13 gardens of significance, due to the rich volcanic soil and microclimate of the region.
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New Zealand's incredible variety of North Island Private Gardens includes Ayrlies Garden, described by Monty Don as one of the most beautiful in the world. On the South Island, near Queenstown, learn about gardening in the foothills of The Remarkables and visit magnificent coastal gardens.
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Aboard the MS Caledonian Sky explore New Zealand's spectacular coast including remote Stewart Island and venturing into the incredible fiords of the South Island including Milford Sound. Enjoy Zodiac rides in the beautiful Dusky and Doubtful Sounds. See breathtaking landscapes  as well as visiting  coastal towns and gardens.
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Would not hesitate to recommend Botanica and we are already looking into our next adventure.