The 48-Hour Destination

THE 48-HOUR DESTINATION is a thirteen part travel series featuring Greer Gardiner, a Flight Centre travel expert who is going to experience the best destinations around the world. But here’s the catch, she's only given herself 48 hours to experience everything she can. With the help of a local travel expert she'll be in good hands to have an experience of a lifetime.

Tune in Sundays at 3.30pm on TVNZ 1 or stream at TVNZ OnDemand.

 

UPCOMING EPISODE

48 Hours in Edinburgh airs Sunday 17 Dec 3:30pm on TVNZ 1

 

CHECK OUT WHATS TO COME OVER THE NEXT 13 EPISODES!

 

EPISODE ITINERARIES

Check out the itineraries from The 48-Hour Destination episodes

   

  

  

  

 

A FEW SNAPS FROM GREER'S 48 HOURS IN CAPE TOWN

  

 

Destinations

Get set to explore the world with Flight Centre’s exciting new TV series, THE 48-HOUR DESTINATION, as we touch down in 13 exciting locations over the coming weeks. Follow our Travel Expert Greer as she explores the highlights and hidden gems of each destination, getting the inside scoop from locals. The catch? We only have 48 hours in each destination to see the very best of each city and region. So, strap in and come along for the ride! THE 48 HOUR DESTINATION airs on TVNZ 1 from 24th September on Sundays at 3:30pm or stream on TVNZ OnDemand.

QUEENSTOWN

Aired Sunday 24 September 3:30pm

Meet Flight Centre travel expert Greer on her adventure in Queenstown. In 48 hours, she’ll take in stunning scenery, enjoy exciting activities and enjoy the warm welcome of the locals. To make every minute count, local travel expert Catriona, will join her and showcase the best of this beautiful destination.

  

 

VANCOUVER

Aired Sunday 01 October 3:30pm

Follow Flight Centre travel expert Greer as she heads north to Vancouver, an exciting Canadian city that’s blessed with natural sights and urban delights. Local travel expert Eppa Lea is her guide as the duo explores Vancouver in 48 hours from top to bottom – literally!

  

 

NEW YORK CITY

Aired Sunday 08 October 3:30pm

On this adventure, Greer is going to the city that never sleeps – New York. She’ll meet Brooklyn-born-and-raised Flight Centre consultant Jessie, who has planned an exciting itinerary to show off her hometown. After these 48 hours, she’ll need a good rest!

  

 

DUBAI

Aired Sunday 15 October 3:30pm

Greer’s next whirlwind trip takes her to glittering Dubai, where she teams up with fellow Flight Centre consultant Samiera to experience everything this larger-than-life city has to offer, from four-wheel driving in the desert to being pampered in a luxurious Turkish spa. How much decadence can a girl take?

   

 

AUCKLAND

Aired Sunday 22 October 3:30pm

Next up, Greer catches up with Flight Centre NZ travel expert Dani in the City of Sails. The duo hit the asphalt on a Harley Davidson tour, board a seaplane to Waiheke Island to visit Mudbrick Winery and much more in just 48 hours, including an adrenaline-fuelled jump off Sky Tower!

  

 

CAPE TOWN

Aired Sunday 29 October 3:30pm

After touching down in Cape Town, Greer meets up with Flight Centre travel expert and local Capetonian Janice, who introduces her to the best of the region, from beaches and wineries to wild rhinos and giraffes. It’s one amazing experience after another – go Greer!

  

 

JAPAN

Aired Sunday 05 November 3:30pm

Follow Flight Centre travel expert Greer Gardiner as she samples the best Japan has to offer, as seen on the 48 Hour Destination TV series produced by Flight Centre. The catch? She only has 48 hours to experience it all. Here’s her action-packed Japan itinerary to inspire you.

  

 

DARWIN

Aired Sunday 12 November 3:30pm

Follow Flight Centre travel expert Greer Gardiner as she samples the best of the Top End has to offer, as seen on the new TV series produced by Flight Centre, The 48 Hour Destination. The catch? She only has 48 hours to experience it all. Here’s her action-packed Darwin itinerary to inspire you to head to the tropics.

  

 

HONG KONG

Aired Sunday 19 November 3:30pm

Greer discovers the best Hong Kong city has to offer with the help of Alan, a local Flight Centre consultant. Their adventures include visiting the incredible Big Budda on Lantau Island, enjoying mouth-watering dim sum, early morning Tai Chi and so much more!

  

 

LOS ANGELES

Aired Sunday 26 November 3:30pm

Follow Flight Centre travel expert Greer Gardiner on the 48 Hour Destination as she dives headfirst into the City of Angels. Local Californian Kelly King has planned a jam packed itinerary and can’t wait to take Greer around the city of stars.  The catch though...they only have 48 hours to experience it all. Here’s her action-packed LA itinerary to whet your appetite.

  

 

PHUKET

Aired Sunday 03 December 3:30pm

As seen on the 48 Hour Destination TV series, Flight Centre travel expert Greer Gardiner meets Thailand travel expert Rhiannon Doran in Phuket, a rainforest-clad, mountainous island surrounded by the shimmering Andaman Sea.  Follow along as they step onto secluded beaches, and explore cultural landmarks and hidden gems to experience Phuket in just 48 hours.

  

 

SAN FRANCISCO

Aired Sunday 10 December 3:30pm

Follow Flight Centre travel expert Greer Gardiner as she samples the best San Francisco has to offer, as seen on the new TV series produced by Flight Centre, The 48 Hour Destination. The catch? She only has 48 hours to experience it all. Here’s her action-packed San Francisco itinerary to give you the travel bug.

  

 

EDINBURGH

Airs Sunday 17 December 3:30pm

Flight Centre travel expert Greer Gardiner has a right royal time experiencing all that Edinburgh has to offer, as seen on The 48 Hour Destination TV series. The catch? She only has 48 hours to experience it all.  Find out all about her highland fling in the Scottish capital.

  

 

 

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The 48-Hour Destination

Flight Centre presents THE 48-HOUR DESTINATION

THE 48-HOUR DESTINATION is a thirteen part travel series featuring Greer Gardiner, a Flight Centre travel expert who is going to experience the best destinations around the world. But here’s the catch, she's only given herself 48 hours to experience everything she can. With the help of a local travel expert she'll be in good hands to have an experience of a lifetime.

Non-stop thrills and new experiences

Explore the world with Greer in whirlwind style as she touches down in 13 different locations and is given an action-packed guided tour each time.  With the help of friendly, in-the-know locals , Greer will go beyond the known highlights and uncover the hidden gems of every city and region, as she aims to pack as much fun into 48 hours as she can.

The latest insider-knowledge

Buckle up for the ride of your life, as Greer gets exclusive, insider tips on what makes these destinations some of the best in the world. Her local guides give her the low-down and join Greer in her quest to make every minute count!

Adventure, culture, top sights and more

Greer will be travelling across the globe to destinations including Queenstown, New York, Vancouver, Japan, Los Angeles, Phuket, Darwin, Auckland, Hong Kong, Dubai, Edinburgh, Cape Town and  San Francisco, so if you want the latest tips on the hottest places to visit , make sure you tune in to Greer’s epic travel adventure, every week.

THE 48 HOUR DESTINATION airs on TVNZ 1 from 24 September on Sundays at 3:30pm or stream on TVNZ OnDemand.

CHECK OUT WHATS TO COME OVER THE NEXT 13 EPISODES!