Eclipse Travel, specialists in key adventure destinations such as Antarctica, the Arctic, Africa and Latin America, have announced today their expansion of operations to New Zealand. The pioneering travel company is basing their operations out of Christchurch initially with a second north island location to follow later in the year.
With over 15 years combined travel agency experience, Directors Matt McMillan and Tim Farquhar understand ambitious New Zealand travellers are looking for that perfect off the beaten path adventure and they are able to deliver both package and bespoke options, taking the hassle out of overseas travel planning. New Zealanders can now enjoy more choice when it comes to exploring some of the world’s most spectacular destinations thanks to Eclipse Travel’s specialist sales team.
Prior to starting Eclipse Travel in Australia in 2012, McMillan held positions at various specialist travel companies in both Australia and the UK where he developed an extensive knowledge of Latin America and Africa. Farquhar had extensive experience in the financial markets before he combined his love for travel and adventure with helping others achieve their travel dreams and joined the travel industry.
Co-founder Tim Farquhar said, “At Eclipse Travel, we have been lucky enough to travel to over 100 different countries over seven continents so we have a great understanding of what people want from a destination specialist in the travel industry – our goal is to exceed our customers’ expectations in every way by providing exceptional service and using only the highest quality services on their trip.”
“We have a number of inspiring itineraries to offer New Zealand travellers looking to fulfill their travel dreams to popular destinations such as Cuba, Patagonia and the Amazon, or our travel experts are happy to tailor a bespoke itinerary that ticks all the boxes on your bucket list”.
The expansion of Eclipse Travel to New Zealand coincides with the launch of some great 2-for-1 deals to the Galapagos Islands including:
- Galaven 4-day Central Islands boutique Galapagos cruise – from AU$1,351* per person, twin share with all meals included. This four day cruise in the Central Islands of Galapagos, famous for extraordinary wildlife viewing will enjoy picturesque views of El Barranco, coral beach landing, lava fields, bird-watching, as well as snorkelling among volcanically varied islands. With your very own bilingual national park guide and inclusion of all transfers and excursions, this tour is a good first taste of the worlds most wildlife rich destination.
- Majestic 8-day Galapagos Cruise – from AU$3,920.50* per person, twin share with all meals included, this seven night cruise is the perfect combination of relaxation and observing wildlife, from taking time out in in the Jacuzzi on the sundeck, to taking a refreshing dip with the friendly marine life with a bilingual national park guide.
Editor note: Save up to AU$3,920.50* per person. Offer available on selected departures* Offer available now unless sold out prior. Valid for travel on selected departures in July 2016 & August 2016. 2 for 1 special also offered on selected 4 and 5 day cruise departures on the Majestic. *Terms and conditions apply.