Discover the Chatham Islands (ex AKL-CHC)

8 Days/7 Night Tour departs from Auckland or Christchurch, exploring the Chatham Islands | Price is Per Person, Twin Share

From NZD 3230.00 pp


  • Auckland/Christchurch/Wellington return flight to Chatham Island on AIR CHATHAM
  • Transfer on Chatham Island
  • Seven nights in comfortable accommodation including continental Breakfast Daily (B)
  • One full day guided tour Chatham Island (any other tours will be offered by the hotel)
  • Meals as stipulated in Itinerary include 6x Lunches (L) (these maybe packed, depending on any additional arranged sightseeing)

8 days/7 nights (ex Auckland, Christchurch or Wellington) 

Auckland: Thursday to Thursday

Christchurch: Tuesday to Tuesday

Wellington: Monday to Monday and Friday to Friday

Day 1 | Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch – Chatham Island      

Flight to Chatham Island on AIR CHATHAM. Arriving in the afternoon.  Transfer to Accommodation.

Hotel Chatham or similar

Day 2 – Day 7 | Chatham Island | (B,L)

6 days exploring the Island with several options (additional cost): Walking Tours, Geology Tour, Fishing & Diving, Bird Tours, Botanical tour, day tour to Pitt Island. A one day tour with some of the islands key highlights is included:

Meet your driver at the hotel.   Travel north to Ohira visiting the amazing Basalt Columns, part of lava flows dated 80 million years ago. Visit the Island’s most sheltered harbour, Port Hutt which has the most shipwrecks on the island.   Travelling through part of the Waitangi West Station and visit the iconic Stone Mission Cottage.  Built by German missionaries in the 1860’s this is the oldest house on Chatham Island.  After lunch along Manganui Beach, drive to Hapupu National Historic Reserve and discover Dendroglyphs -  Moriori tree carvings. Also visit Broughton Landing – an old Mission and Whaling Station, before across many paddocks, to reach the huge Fur Seal Colony at Point Munning. 

Hotel Chatham or similar

Day 8 | Chatham Island - Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch | (B)

Transfer to the airport. Return flight home.

Tour Exclusions:

  • Additional/Optional Tour Costs
  • Hotel Mini Bar
  • Other Sightseeing & Meals not specified in Itinerary

Tour Price:

8 days: $3,230.00 Per Person on a Share Twin Basis

Single Supplement: Additional $1,210 per person

Surcharge Hotel Chatham (Executive/Superior Water Front Vilas) or Waitangi Bay Forget Me Not Suites:

$ 490 per person – Single Supplement:  Additional $ 490 per person.

Valid for weekly departures between Jul 2020 and Apr 2021

See below for full Terms and Conditions.

Printable Version:

Click here to download your printable PDF version of the Chatham Islands Tour ex Auckland, Christchurch or Wellington.

Tour Options

Hotel Chathams specialises in tours on Chatham Islands.  Options including:

* Walking Tours                                                *Fishing & Diving Tours

* Botanical Tours                                              *Geology

*History & Cultural Tour                                *Chatham Island Bird Tour, plus Pitt Island


Payment Terms & Conditions

A non-refundable deposit of $900 per person is required at the time of booking. 

The balance of the tour price is required 45 days prior to your travel date. If you book inside 45 days, full payment will be required at the time of booking. Payment can be made by bank transfer. We also accept Visa and Mastercard at an additional fee of 3.1%.

If you cancel between 21 and 45 days 30% of your tour cost will be charged. If you cancel between 8 and 20 days prior to your tour departure you will be charged 50% of your tour cost.  Cancellations within 8 days of departures will incur a 100% cancellation charge.

Inspired New Zealand Tours recommends purchasing  travel insurance, even when travelling within New Zealand.

Full terms and conditions are available here.  

When a booking is made it is accepted that these are agreed to. They include the following:  Itineraries are correct when initially published, however are subject to change due to circumstances outside our control.  Flights are the responsibility of the passenger and Inspired New Zealand Tours takes no responsibility for costs involved for any changes to flights that might be required due to necessary amendments in itineraries.