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New Zealand's very own Innovative Travel Company knows how to design the perfect holiday for you!


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Creating extraordinary holidays to New Zealand and the World

Innovative Travel was founded in 1990 by New Zealand born Robyn Galloway.  She was joined in 1996 by her Cairo based business partner Elhamy El Zayat. Innovative Travel is the creator of carefully crafted holidays which have been designed with in depth research by their international and local team.  We want to add the 'wow' factor to your holiday experience. 


Elhamy El Zayat flanked by Jane Daniels (Brand Ambassador), Dame Malvina Major (who will be singing on the 2015 Anzac Commemorative Cruise) and Robyn Galloway



Elhamy El Zayat (Innovative Travel's Cairo-based business partner and past Honorary Consul General for New Zealand, in Egypt) was a
warded the NZ Order of Merit by former New Zealand Prime Minister, Helen Clark, in Egypt. 
Elhamy is the CEO of one of Egypt's largest tourism companies. He is the recipient of the first ever International Peace Tourism Award, presented by former US Secretary of State, Madeline Albright. With offices in Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Aswan, Hurghada, Sharm El Sheikh and Abu Simbel and a team of over 350, Elhamy provides an extensive network and significant tourism contacts throughout the Middle East and Mediterranean.

Our company's partnership brings you a stable network, diverse choices and peace of mind while travelling the Middle East and Mediterranean.


Elhamy El Zayat photographed with Robyn Galloway (Managing Director of Innovative Travel NZ and former Board Member of the CCEC)
Canterbury Employers Chamber of Commerce CCEC



Innovative Travel are creators of bespoke holidays, incentive groups, special interest hobby or sporting travel and touring holidays for individuals or groups. 

Innovative Travel offers superbly crafted - tailor made holidays with a diverse range of accommodation choices from budget to deluxe in unique and exciting destinations including New Zealand, the Mediterranean, Middle East, Gulf States, Russia, Eastern Europe, Europe, Africa, Asia: China, India, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar & Sri Lanka; Italy, the Caribbean (West Indies) and the Indian Ocean Islands including the Maldives, Mauritius & the Seychelles.




You will benefit from the reassurance that many years of experience provides. Innovative Travel has earned several top tourism awards for consistently high quality service and being a tourism innovator.  At the opening of the New Zealand Embassy in Egypt in December 2007, New Zealand Prime Minister, Helen Clark, acknowledged Innovative Travel for its contribution in building stronger tourism links between New Zealand and Egypt. 

Integral to our operation are our reliable local representatives in each location creating fantastic backup for you.





Innovative Travels "Brand Ambassador" is Fashion Designer, Jane Daniels of Jane Daniels Design.

A former model and an inaugural member of the New Zealand Fashion Hall of Fame,  Jane is a frequent traveller who has experienced Turkey, Jordan, Syria and most recently Egypt first hand with Innovative Travel. 

Through her travel Jane gains inspiration for her latest designs. 
Jane is an enthusiastic advocate of Innovative Travel destinations to both new and experienced travellers alike.

For more information on Jane Daniels click here or visit her website


Contact Details:
Innovative Travel Co. Ltd
P.O. Box 21247, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Tel +64 3 365 3910.
Toll Free Tel 0508 100 111 (NZ)
Toll Free Tel 1800 157 163 (Aust)

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