Stopover blog - AUS #5
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Stopover blog - AUS #5
Singapore stopover night unsplash
Cook Islands luftaufnahme
Places - DUBAI
Take a break. Enjoy a stopover

Stopovers: From the UK to New Zealand

A stopover offers a chance to delve into new experiences, uncover hidden gems, and craft lasting memories. Why not elevate your journey from a mere trip to an unforgettable holiday of a lifetime?

If you are travelling from the UK to New Zealand with TravelEssence, stopovers introduce another opportunity to infuse your holiday with excitement, diversity, and cultural immersion.

Plus, breaking up your travel time presents the ideal chance to enhance your overall experience, transforming it from a mere trip into a memorable adventure.

But what is a stopover?

A stopover, in essence, is a planned layover in a destination along the route to your final destination. It's an opportunity to break up your journey, explore a new city, and make the most of your travel experience.

Break up your flight with a stopover

What are the best stopover destinations?

Countless destinations along the route from the UK to New Zealand offer fantastic stopover options. The ultimate destination? Well, that depends on your preferences and requirements.

When you contact us to help you organise your Down Under holiday, we'll delve into what your dream holiday entails. Armed with this insight, we'll craft a tailor-made itinerary, complete with a stopover destination that checks all the boxes - and then some!

For a thrill-packed adventure, why not immerse yourself in the sensory delights of Singapore or Hong Kong? Alternatively, Dubai awaits if you crave a blend of shopping and desert adventures.

While Singapore dazzles with its immaculate gardens, futuristic skyline, and lively street markets, you might find that the tranquil allure of the Cook Islands and Fiji - promising serenity amidst tranquil blue waters - is the perfect stopover destination on your holiday.

Contact us so that together, we can create your ideal holiday itinerary.

Stop over destinations

How do stopovers work?

You have the flexibility to book a stopover either at the beginning of your holiday, at the end, or even both. It all boils down to your personal preferences and needs.

Here at TravelEssence, we typically recommend a stay of two or three nights before you continue your journey. However, if you're eager to extend your stay, that's perfectly fine, too - embracing a slow-paced tempo and fully immersing yourself in the destination aligns perfectly with the type of holiday we promote.

Why settle for an ordinary journey when you can infuse it with a dash of excitement through a stopover? Reach out to us for guidance on the best stopover locations tailored to you - together, we can ensure you have the holiday of a lifetime.

Beautiful waterview | New Zealand nature

Would you like more information about stopovers to New Zealand?

Experience comfortable flight times, connections, and a relaxing stopover. As Australian and New Zealand specialists, we work with leading airlines and can arrange flights that suit your wants and needs.

How can we help you?

The TravelEssence guarantee:

  • Explore beyond the typical tourist destinations with a tailor-made holiday that is made just for you.
  • Engage and immerse with your welcoming local hosts and gain a deeper understanding of different customs.
  • Discover unique small-scale accommodations and activities.
  • Once in a lifetime kind of experience.
  • Rest assured with a 24/7 network of support for the duration of your holiday should you need us.
  • Speak to a travel expert when convenient for you - our team is available every day until 9 pm at our London office or online.
  • Complete peace of mind as we are full members of ATOL and ABTA.

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Discover a world beyond ordinary

At TravelEssence, we specialise in crafting custom-made holidays that take you off the beaten path and create memories to last a lifetime. We believe in connecting with the heart and soul of a place, introducing you to the locals who call it home. Engage in conversations with fascinating individuals who will share their stories, traditions, and way of life, leaving an indelible mark on your journey.