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 Hosted journeys, Special Interest tours, Battlefield Tours

Innovative Travel offers a selection of small group escorted tours. These tours are designed with you the client in mind.  Based on our wide experience of these destinations, we have put together tours that not only offer excellent value for money but ensure you get the absolute most out of the countries you are visiting. The tour leaders are carefully chosen for their experience, local knowledge, and most importantly their people skills.

2018 - 2019 - 2020 Tour Options

As the official sponsor for Te Papa's  "Gallipoli The Scale of our War"
exhibition, Innovative Travel has almost 30 years of experience in
creating special battlefield tours - including Gallipoli, The Western
Front, El Alamein and Monte Cassino.


 Tour Name
 Hosted by
Tour 2: Le Quesnoy 100th Anniversary
ex Paris

Tour 3: Le Quesnoy mini tour - locally guided
ex Lille

Tour 1: Le Quesnoy 100th Anniversary
ex Brussels
 MAY Taranto to Trieste & Monte Cassino - 75th Anniversary Tour
   register your interest
 JUN Normandy Landings, France 75th Anniversary
   register your interest
Jordan, Holyland & Oberammergau 24 days
ex NZ

Croisi Danube Cruise & Oberammergau Passion Play
ex Budapest



30 OCT - 08 November 2018
Liberation of Le Quesnoy
- Tour 2

ex Paris
Hosted by Roy & Dawn Ferguson

option to extend 7-12 November
Paris, Versailles & Armistice Day

30 October - 05 November 2018
Liberation of Le Quesnoy -
Tour 3
ex Lille

 locally guided small group tour


 01-07 NOVEMBER 2018
Liberation of Le Quesnoy - Tour 1
100th Anniversary Commemorative Group Tour

ex Brussels

Although tour 1 sold out, the "Paris, Versailles & Armistice Day extension 7-12 November 2018 is still available

register your interest here
14-27 May 2019
Taranto to Trieste:
Monte Cassino 75th Anniversary Tour

Join specialist Tour Host Re
ne Wilson and follow in the footsteps of the New Zealand Division's Italian Campaign from Taranto to Trieste - visiting Lanciano, Castelfrentano, Orsogna, Cassino, Sora, rome, San Michele, San Cassino, Florence, Faenza, Venice and Trieste - including 3 nights in the centre of Cassino.
Highlights include the Cassino Monastery visit and attendance at the 75th Anniversary Commemorations on the 19th May 2019
Estimated cost ex Bari: NZD7895 pp share twin/NZD10145 solo traveller
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 JUN - SEP 2020
Oberammergau Passion Play

You're invited to join Innovative Travel's tours with guaranteed seats to the historic Passion Play in the village of Oberammergau.
Option 1:
  Join the Reverend Mike Hawke on a Jordan/Holyland Pilgrimage tour
followed by a CroisiEurope River Cruise 


Details are being finalised, but
because demand will be high
it is important to
register your interest NOW
so we can keep you
up-to-date with developments

 AUG 2020
Oberammergau Passion Play

Option 2:
Join an August/September CroisiEurope cruise starting in Budapest and Oberammergau Passion Play

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for information on the Travel Companions.Club Hosted Journeys


If you are a resident outside New Zealand and would like to join one of our departures, prices are also available in USD, GBP, AUD and EUR with an option to join the tour at the arrival destination. Please email us to enquire prices and availabilities.



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