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Macquarie island holidays. Tours & holidays in 2016 & 2017

Macquarie Island

Macquarie Island

An island only reachable by small expedition cruise, a journey to Macquarie Island – home to millions of penguins, clusters of extraordinary flowering ‘megaherbs’ and marine mammals including southern right whales and leopard seals – is an otherworldly experience. Living at sea with up to 50 other passengers, you’ll sail between some of the world’s most remote and wild landscapes, hopping on and off wherever possible to explore your entirely unfamiliar surrounds.

New Zealands Subantarctic Islands cruise, including Macquarie
Subantarctic voyage inc. Campbell, Auckland & Macquarie Is, from US $6600 - US $9900 (13 days) ex flights
Antarctica and New Zealand Subantarctic Islands Wildlife Cruise
The ultimate Antarctic voyage, from US $22300 - US $30200 (4 weeks) ex flights

1 reviews for Macquarie island holidays4 star overall rating

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Antarctica and New Zealand Subantarctic Islands Wildlife Cruise
Memorable parts? The sub antarctic islands, wildlife and the icebergs. Tips? Prepare for a big sea voyage and lots of time to spare. Local benefits? There are no people, but the environment is excellent and getting better as recovery from last 2 centuries of exploitation has taken place. Nz and Aust governments should be congratulated on the feral pest controls. Overall rating? Up there with the big ones. (more)Robert Mock
From US $22300 - US $30200 excluding flights

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5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
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