You're in the right hands with this team. Booking one of these tours will give you access to small group travel, made up of a maximum of just 18 like-minded travellers. Travel onboard a spacious and comfortable coach and along the way, stay in comfortable accommodations, experience great adventures and witness off-the-beaten-track gems only the kiwis know about. The tours include all breakfasts and a selection of unique lunch and dinner experiences.
Get to know Maori culture and Kiwi hospitality relaxing over private lunches with the locals. Stroll gentle trails through our National Parks and get close up to our scenic wonders from the volcanoes of the north to the breath-taking high country, lakes, fiords and coastline of the south. You’ll be amazed it’s all the same country.
Looking for something special for your “Trip of a Lifetime”? The Kakapo is the most comprehensive three-week itinerary with all our favourite Kiwi holiday spots rolled into one unique tour. You’ll cover our country from north to south and see famous sights and treasures off the beaten track.
The Far North is a land of ancient kauri forests, pristine coastlines and the beauty of the Hokianga and Bay of Islands. As the birthplace of the nation, the links to early Maori and European culture are clearly visible and you will hear many fascinating stories from our local guides. Discover geothermal Rotorua and explore Tongariro and Abel Tasman National Parks before reaching the magnificent alpine scenery of Aoraki/Mount Cook, Queenstown and Fiordland.
Northland is idyllic and as the birthplace of New Zealand, Maori and early European history is around every corner. Cruise out on beautiful Hokianga Harbour and the Bay of Islands, favourite holiday spots for Kiwis. From ancient Kauri forests, white sandy beaches and sparkling blue sea to the local laid-back lifestyle, it's always got that holiday feeling.
Got two weeks in New Zealand and want to make them count? Then this is the trip for you. From Maori culture and the geothermal delights of Rotorua to visiting four national parks - Tongariro, Abel Tasman, Aoraki/Mount Cook and Fiordland. Enjoy an unforgettable day cruising on Milford Sound and take a spectacular scenic flight back over the alps to Queenstown.
Starting from Queenstown discover the best of the south’s spectacular scenery, five national parks and the wild West Coast’s rainforests and seascapes. Cruise on Milford Sound and cap off the day with an unforgettable flight back over the Alps. From Wanaka head to Lake Matheson, Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers. Experience untouched Paparoa National Park and return over Arthur’s Pass to Christchurch.
Start with a visit to Invercargill’s transport museums then fly to Stewart Island for two nights. From the island cruise across to Ulva Island bird sanctuary, a nature lover’s playground. Back on the mainland explore the stunning Catlins coastline and the albatross colony near Dunedin and Larnach Castle.
Fly over to Aotea Great Barrier to enjoy a leisurely holiday staying four nights in Shoal Bay and Mulberry Grove in relaxed, island-style accommodation. Explore the bush-lined roads, the coastline and harbours, from Port FitzRoy cruise to Kaikoura Island and around the harbour inlets.
Get a taste for New Zealand the way it used to be. Take the road less travelled around the stunning East Cape to Hicks Bay and on to Gisborne and Rotorua, enjoying local hospitality along the way.
Stay in the heart of Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park, cruise on Milford Sound and take a spectacular flight back over the Alps to Queenstown. From Wanaka, the Haast Pass leads to lush rainforests, Franz Josef Glacier, Okarito Lagoon and Punakaiki’s wild coastline.
*May, July & Sept departures may vary slightly due to seasonal availability.
Follow an eastward trail to the remote and primeval forests of Te Urewera to meet local guides and hear their stories. Mahia Peninsula is famous for surf breaks and rockets and Awakeri for rail carts to ride along the tracks. An "off the beaten track" true kiwi experience.
Float amid the untouched beauty of Doubtful Sound on an overnight cruise. Stay in stunning Queenstown and Wanaka, see Arrowtown and stay at the historic Cardrona Hotel. Tour up the West Coast to Franz Josef before returning over Arthur’s Pass.