Wines, wilderness and wildlife—iconic hallmarks throughout Australian and New Zealand scenic coastlines—are yours to explore during this 2-week cruise crossing the Tasman Sea. Browse specialty food shops and sample seasonal fruit and artisan cheeses at popular local eateries during a Tauranga foodie tour. Glide a sleek sea kayak amid seals and aquatic birds in the stunning natural beauty of the Marlborough Sounds near Picton. Venture among The Lord of the Rings film settings during a tour outside Wellington. Savor bright, South Island Sauvignon Blanc white wines and the red fruit flavors of Waipara Pinot Noirs while taking in vineyard views during a wine tour outside Lyttelton. Sail across Halfmoon Bay to the remote Mutton Bird Islands for glimpses of terns, yellow-eyed penguins and curious seals near Oban. Nibble on local chocolates, cheeses and truffles while admiring local artisan artistry on a delicious Tasmanian tour of Hobart’s seaside shops. Depart from convenient Melbourne, but not before capturing a penguin parade on Phillip Island
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