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Catch local Pokemon characters on this Australia-New Zealand tour

If you want to catch Pokemon and see the sights Down Under, bespoke tour operator Zicasso has created a family vacation for you. Parents and kids can play the popular mobile-app game Pokemon Go while sightseeing with a private tour guide.

You’ll visit Auckland, Queenstown, Rotorua, Hobbiton (the film set of the “Lord of the Rings” movies) and the Milford Sound in New Zealand; and Melbourne, Port Douglas, the Great Barrier Reef, Kuranda, Sydney and the Blue Mountains in Australia.

And yes, you’ll likely bag a Kangaskhan, the Pokemon character that lives only in Australia and New Zealand.

When: 14-day tours may be customized to your travel dates.

Price: Starting at $4,999 per person, based on double occupancy. It includes accommodations, airport transfers, guided tours, and ground transportation within Australia and New Zealand. International airfare is extra.

Info: Zicasso’s Pokemon-inspired Family Tour of Australia and New Zealand


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