Norfolk Island – 10 Day Tour

For as little as $3580.00, enjoy 10 Days & 9 nights in fabulous Norfolk Island.

Includes:   Entry to attractions and places of interest as listed, Flights, Coach Transfers & all accommodation, tours and most meals.

INCLUDES:

  • Return International Airfares
  • Sydney/Norfolk/Sydney
  • 2 Days of Coach Travel
  • 2 Nights Accom  Holiday Inn Sydney
  • 7 Nights Accom Norfolk Island
  • 7 Dinners and 7 full Breakfasts
  • 2 Lunches in flight, 1 M/T, 1 High Tea
  • Colleen McCullough Tour, Glass Bottom Boat,Historic Convict Tour, Markets
  • & entry to more attractions.
  •  Other meals at traveler’s expense.

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TRIP ITINERARY – Pick-up from your door – times TBA.

Day 1 – Sunday 5 February

Today we travel to the Holiday Inn Sydney Airport Hotel for the evening stopping for morning tea and lunch on the way. The Hotel has a restaurant where evening meals can be purchased at your cost.  M/TA

Day 2 – Monday 6 February

Up early for a 7.15 transfer to  the Sydney International Airport and Air New Zealand check in for our flight to Norfolk Island, lunch in flight. Upon arrival we transfer to our accommodation for the next 7 nights and a wonderful week of Norfolk Hospitality enjoying dinner every night and a full hot cooked breakfast every day  on the Island. In the afternoon we are greeted with a welcome Drink at our hotel as our hosts let us know about the resort.  Then pre dinner drinks and dinner walk around the resort or ride in the moon buggy as Archie a descendant of the Bounty mutineers recites his poems & lights up the dioramas. Light supper after.  BLDA

Day 3 – Tuesday 7 February

This morning we discover this wonderful Island. Our guide will explain all of the Island’s History from Polynesian settlements many years ago to how life is today on Norfolk Island. We visit Kingston, Cascade, Anson Bay and the Melanesian Mission Church. We top off our tour with the amazing Cyclorama. The Cyclorama is an award winning  360 degree mural that covers the journey of the Bounty from England, Tahiti, Pitcairn Island and Norfolk Island.

The recent passing of Colleen McCullough was a sad occasion however  our group will enjoy an afternoon tea at Colleen’s property and guided tour. Later imagine dining with a Commandant! This is a factual fun dinner theatre. The cast will take you on an entertaining journey to another world back in time. Loads of fun! BA/TD

Day 4 – Wednesday 8 February

After breakfast we have some free time till after lunch. Have an explore, visit the shops or relax at the stunning resort but prepare yourself for the Indulgence Tour!! First stop Christian Brothers Cheese Company, boutique dairy and cheese factory owned by two Island brothers. Tour through the farm boasting beautiful ocean views and sample the range of cheeses with tasty condiments and wine. Next stop is the local Liqueur and Soft Drink factory. Here Brad tells us of the history of the factory and of course we are free to sample the many varieties of Norfolk Island Liqueurs. Our last stop is “Sweeties”, the local Norfolk Island chocolate shop where chocolate is made on site. We are free to browse the shop and purchase the local product that we can take home and savour later.  Before dinner we are eyewitness to a courtroom drama the Trial of the 15, 15 extraordinary characters

step on stage to expose Norfolk’s colourful and at times turbulent past. This highly successful play has been running for over ten years. After the show we enjoy a sherry with the actors. Tonight we enjoy a Traditional Island Dinner of local meats and fresh seasonal produce plus a traditional dessert. Red & White wine & Juice provided. Cooked & prepared by a Bounty descendant who will explain the dishes and their history. Served in the ambience of NO: 9 Quality Row in the heart of Kingston.  BDA

Day 5 – Thursday 9 February

After a leisurely hot breakfast at the Resort you have a recovery morning before a truly memorable High Tea. We transfer to one of the Island’s most prestigious homes where we enjoy high tea for the afternoon. We start with a glass of bubbles on arrival and then a leisurely make our way through the menu. We are then treated to a wide selection of Teas as we enjoy the exclusive ambience of this magnificent property. It is such a special way to spend an afternoon on Norfolk Island.  A light dinner & drink poolside as the sun sets over Norfolk Island.  BH/TDA

Day 6 – Friday 10 February

This morning we start the day with a leisurely walk to the beautiful Captain Cook Memorial where we are treated to a delicious breakfast.  Captain Cook Memorial is the landing place of Captain Cook and is part of the National Park. There are beautiful sea views through pines before it opens up on the cliff top to a lovely area with BBQ facilities. Where do  fisherman launch their boats? How does bulk fuel come into Norfolk Island?  How is power generated? What happens to waste? Where is the Meteorological bureau? Where is the Norfolk radio station? This Norfolk Today Tour will not only answer our questions, our guide will take us to visit all these places. We will wind up at The local RSL Club for a complimentary wine, beer or juice.  Refreshments will be provided. BDA

Day 7 – Saturday 11 February

Once we finish breakfast and depending on the tides we transfer to Emily Bay,  where we discover life under the water in  a Glass Bottom Boat cruise through calm waters within the reef. See exotic colourful fish in one of the world’s most southern coral reefs. A free afternoon you could choose one of the other tours that are on offer at your cost or just relax. This afternoon we enjoy one  of Norfolk Island’s most famous dinners – the Sunset Fish Feast. We are transferred to a glorious secluded spot where we enjoy local entertainment. There is also the famous fish, plenty of unique island dishes, salads and of course, dessert. As we enjoy our dinner and entertainment we see the sunset looking back over the Pacific Ocean towards Australia. BDA

Day 8 – Sunday 12 February

Breakfast then transport to the Melanesian Mission for Church services or transfer directly to the markets where you can find many examples of local handicraft. In the afternoon we do the Convict Kingston Tour. We learn about the Heritage listed Kingston. Hear about our first settlers, the Polynesians who came 900 years ago. Learn how Norfolk became home to descendants of the infamous “Bounty” mutiny. This evening we meet in the bar for some farewell pre dinner drinks before we enjoy dinner at the resort. I think we will miss Island life.  BDA

Day 9 – Monday 13 February

Sadly our last leisurely breakfast and free morning in Norfolk Island. Just before lunch we are transferred to the airport where we check in for our flight into Sydney includes an in flight lunch. On arrival we return to the Holiday Inn Sydney Airport Hotel where once again evening meals can be purchased at the Hotel at your cost. BL

Day 10 – Tuesday 14 February

Happy Valentine’s Day!

After breakfast we board our tour bus Maggie for our return to Batemans Bay. Say a fond farewell to your fellow travelers. B

Bookings Close & full payment due Oct 31 2016

Non Refundable

Adult T/S $3580.00

Adult Single $4070.00

Terms and Conditions apply.

Travel Insurance recommended.

Contact: Sue & Mal on 02 4474 4243 or 0402 266776

NB:  The Tour Operators reserve the right to make necessary changes to the itinerary to facilitate a safe and comfortable tour.  To the best of our knowledge the information provided was correct at the time of printing.  E&OE

Legend of items included in cost:  B = Breakfast, D = Dinner, L=Lunch, M/T= Morning Tea, A = Accommodation.

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