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 Escorted Group & 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.

2015 Tour Options
  AUG 2015: 100th Chunuk Bair Celebration tour escorted by Rene Wilson

2016/2017 Tour Options


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for details of our Passchendaele & Somme Battlefield Tours

APR 2016:  Anzac Day Western Front Commemorative tour with Lode Notredame
JUN 2016: Pilgrimage tour to Jordan & Holyland hosted by Father Chris Skinner
AUG 2016: Turkey, Jordan & Holyland Pilgrimage hosted by Rev. Mike Hawke & Colleen Doyle
SEP 2016: Somme/Flanders commemorative tour & WWI CroisiEurope cruise combo with Roy Ferguson
SEP 2016: Western Front in depth tour with Peter Kennedy


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Chunuk Bair- Gallipoli: 100th Anniversary Commemorative Tour 08 August 2015

On 08 August 1915, under the leadership of Lieutenant-Colonel William Malone NZ forces captured Chunuk Bair, which many consider the high point of the Gallipoli campaign.  In memory of this special day an official remembrance service will be held at chunuk Bair on 08 August 2015 to honour the New Zealand Army Corps (ANZACS) who fought with bravery on the Peninsula.

                 Tour Hosted by Rene Wilson  



        27 July - 12 August 2015         full itinerary


 Pilgrimage Tour to Jordan & Holyland
June 2016
hosted by Father Chris Skinner SM

Join Marist Priest Father Chris Skinner on this special 16 day tour, a time of spiritual pilgrimage and discovery 'In the Land where Jesus walked'.  A still point and focus of each day will be the celebration of the Eucharist.

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 cost NZD8998 per person share twin or double
single supplement NZD1895


Turkey, Jordan & Holyland Pilgrimage Tour

August 2016

We invite you to join Reverend Mike Hawke and Colleen Doyle on this 22 day tour to explore Jordan and the rose red city of Petra, Turkey the lands where Jesus once lived

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New Zealand trench Flers September 1916

Commemorative WWI tours to

The Somme & Passchendaele

2016 & 2017

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September 2016
Some/Flanders Commemorative Tour & CroisiEurope WWI River Cruise

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12 - 27 September 2016
Western Front in depth tour

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April 2016
Anzac Day on the Western
Front Commemorative Tour

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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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