The Closer Tour – 13 Nights Package – RLWC 2017

13 Night RLWC2017 Package

DATES: 19 Nov to 1 Dec 2017

VENUE: AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND

PRICE: £4,869.00 TWIN/DOUBLE
£6,149.00 SINGLE

This is our shortest tour – 13 nights – for England fans wanting to be there for all the action of the business end of the Rugby League World Cup as well as experience the best of the tourism and activities on offer Down Under.

Starting with a Kiwi adventure in Queenstown and then Auckland for Semi Final 2, exploring Sydney before travelling to Brisbane for the RLWC Final this tour is packed full of exclusive rugby league experiences and fantastic sightseeing. Even though this is a shorter tour, it will still be a trip of a lifetime.

Remember we can add extra pre or post tours, offer flexible dates, stopovers – whatever you want as we are a full service travel agent.

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    • FULLY ESCORTED BY PAUL SCULTHORPE MBE
    • AUTHORISED RLWC2017 MERCHANDISE PACK
    • ECONOMY CLASS INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS
      • LONDON/MANCHESTER-AUCKLAND-BRISBANE-LONDON/MANCHESTER
      • AUCKLAND-QUEENSTOWN
      • QUEENSTOWN-AUCKLAND
      • AUCKLAND-SYDNEY
    • ECONOMY CLASS DOMESTIC FLIGHTS
      • SYDNEY-BRISBANE
    • ACCOMMODATION
      • 13 NIGHTS 4-5 STAR INTERNATIONAL STANDARD (INCLUDING BREAKFASTS)
    • TRANSFERS
      • LUXURY COACH TRANSFERS AS PER ITINERARY
    • MATCH TICKETING
      • ALL MATCHES CATEGORY A+
    • EXPERIENCES
    1. PRE-MATCH BRIEFINGS WITH RUGBY LEAGUE IDENTITIES
    2. SYDNEY-DAY TOUR WITH COMMENTARY
    3. SYDNEY-RUGBY LEAGUE EXPERIENCE DAY. TOURS OF SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND, ALLIANZ STADIUM, THE RUGBY LEAGUE MUSEUM AND FULLY CATERED EXCLUSIVE LEGENDS OF LEAGUE HARBOUR CRUISE
    4. AUCKLAND-CAPTAINS RUN TRAINING SESSION *BASED ON ENGLAND QUALIFYING THROUGH TO SEMI FINAL OF RLWC017*
    5. AUCKLAND- MAORI HANGI FEAST AND CULTURAL PERFORMANCE
    6. BRISBANE-VIP ENTRY OFFICIAL RLWC2017 GRAND FINAL FESTIVAL INCLUDING FOOD AND BEVERAGE
    Paul-SculthorpeRLWC2017 Brochure

  • Sunday 19 November 2017
    Depart today from your choice of Manchester or London to Auckland

    Monday 20 November 2017
    Upon arrival you will be transferred to Auckland domestic airport for your flight to Queenstown. Queenstown’s stunning scenery, huge range of activities and renowned warm welcome cement its reputation as New Zealand’s favourite visitor destination. Surrounded by majestic mountains and set on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, the natural beauty and the unique energy of the region create the perfect backdrop for a holiday full of adventure, exploration or relaxation. Upon arrival we will transfer to our 5-star Deluxe International standard hotel the Hilton Resort and Spa.
    Overnight Queenstown

    Tuesday 21 November 2017
    Today is another day of leisure. Optional experiences such hiking, biking, boat cruises and scenic flights are available.
    Overnight Queenstown

    Wednesday 22 November 2017
    Today is another day of leisure (optional experiences available).
    Overnight Queenstown

    Thursday 23 November 2017
    Today after check out we fly to Auckland New Zealand’s biggest city and the home of rugby league in the nation. Upon arrival we will transfer to our hotel the 5 star Deluxe Langham.
    Overnight Auckland

    Friday 24 November 2017
    Maori Cultural Show
    Today we will attend the England teams *Captains Run training session* prior to their semi-final tomorrow. This evening we will partake in a great Kiwi tradition when we attend a Maori Hangi feast and enjoy an authentic native cultural performance.
    Overnight Auckland

    Saturday 25 November 2017
    Match day where we will have our pre game briefing with Scully prior to transferring to Mount Smart Stadium for Semi Final 2 with our A+ category seating. Post-match we will return to our hotel.
    Overnight Auckland

    Sunday 26 November 2017
    Today we fly off on our international flight to Sydney who many people believe is the world’s most beautiful city. Upon arrival we will be met and transferred to our Sydney 5-star international standard hotel the Rydges World Square for our 4-night stay including breakfasts.
    Overnight Sydney

    Monday 27 November 2017
    Today we enjoy a fully guided day tour of Sydney including all the famous sights of this beautiful city.
    Overnight Sydney

    Tuesday 28 November 2017
    Today is another day of leisure (optional experiences available).
    Overnight Sydney

    Wednesday 29 November 2017
    We will enjoy a day filled with great Rugby League experiences when we start off with a visit to the Sydney Cricket Ground and Alliance Stadium. Here we take behind the scene tours based on the history of rugby league at these famous grounds. We will then be taken through the Rugby League Museum within the NRL headquarters. We then head down to Darling Harbour for our famous and exclusive Legends of League Harbour Cruise. This fully catered 4-hour cruise will take in the most beautiful harbour in the world whilst mixing with legends of our great game showing videos of great games of the past. Truly a day to remember!
    Overnight Sydney

    Thursday 30 November 2017
    A final day of leisure to enjoy magnificent Sydney.
    Overnight Sydney

    Friday 1 December 2017
    After check out this morning we will transfer to Sydney Airport for our flight to Brisbane and the culmination of our tour. Upon arrival we will be met and transferred to our Brisbane 4-5 Star international standard apartment hotel the Oaks Charlotte Towers. Brisbane at this time will be abuzz with footy fever. During our time here our tour group has VIP access to the Official RLWC2017 Grand Final Festival which includes food and beverages.
    Overnight Brisbane

    Saturday 2 December 2017
    Rugby League World Cup final this evening and we will be there in our Cat A+ Category seating. Prior to the game we will have our final pre match briefing with Scully and get together. Also prior to the match we can also attend as VIP’s the Official RLWC2017 Final Festival..
    Overnight Brisbane

    Sunday 3 December 2017
    Transfer to Brisbane Airport for our return flights to London or Manchester.

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    Maori Cultural Show
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Booking Form

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2017 RLWC Closer Booking Form

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