New Zealand is the ideal touring destination. Scenic routes to explore with diverse landscapes from sub tropical beaches to towering mountain ranges. A superb choice of accommodations offering unique kiwi hospitality and a range to suit everyone's tastes. It has some of the finest hiking trails in the world, some of the best wine and food, a range of activities not found anywhere else in the world and of course our unique wildlife is also not to be missed.
We specialize in creating the perfect tailor-made itinerary packages and you can trust Fine Tours New Zealand to design and manage your New Zealand experience with the utmost care and attention to detail. To get started just take a look through some of our ideas which are designed to inform and inspire you and then chat with our team of NZ based specialists. They will create a no obligation proposal for you and continue to work closely to refine your holiday in NZ until it is perfect.
This 14 day itinerary ensures you get to experience the 'essence' of each island. See Auckland, City of Sails, be amazed at the golden sand beaches of the Coromandel and experience the adventure and culture of Rotorua. Then fly South to experience the magnificent Southern Alps, alpine lakes, fiords and unrivaled Southern hospitality.
A hand picked variety of luxury, adventure, excitement and relaxation awaits on this luxury countrywide suggested itinerary. From volcanoes to wine, luxury coastal lodges to the finest city hotels. Enjoy New Zealand’s iconic landscapes and friendly locals as you tour the length of the country. Includes some fantastic food, wine and sightseeing experiences.
Discover the ‘’must-see attractions’’ of New Zealand’s North and South Islands on this all-inclusive small group holiday. You will experience a blend of culture and cosmopolitan living in the North Island and then be in awe by the majestic beauty of the South Island. This tour will also visit some lesser-known regions such as the Art Deco city of Napier and the wine-producing region of the Wairarapa. Enjoy sumptuous meals including a range of speciality evenings, 18 nights of premium accommodation including four 2 night stays and a range of pre-paid attractions. All the iconic experiences are included – the Milford Sound Cruise, TranzAlpine (please remove space between the 2 words) Rail Journey and a Maori Hangi and Concert.
This popular South Island itinerary captures the essence of the South Island’s towns, lakes, mountains, fiords and glaciers including iconic attractions such as the TranzAlpine train journey and a visit to the more remote Doubtful sound in Fiordland National Park. The must-see locations of Queenstown and Mt. Cook National Park are also included.
Discover 100% Pure New Zealand on this Inspiring Journey through the bountiful natural treasures of the South Island. From the still waters of Milford Sound and snowcapped peaks of the Southern Alps to rolling hills and grassy plains of Central Otago, delve into the exquisite beauty of a land that has remained unchanged for millennia.
This 7 day touring itinerary travels through the heart of the North Island and onto the capital city of Wellington. From here cross the Cook Strait on the famous Interislander Ferry landing in Marlborough wine country. Head south along the spectacular South Pacific coastline through Kaikoura and eventually arriving into the garden city of Christchurch.
The tour starts in New Zealand's quirky little capital. Home of New Zealand's parliament, "The Beehive" this harbour capital is compact and full of little treasures. After bringing in the new year, journey down through the South Island for the rest of your tour. Experience a wine and cheese tasting in Blenheim, possibly spot a seal or whale in Kaikoura, unearth the mysteries of Larnach Castle, and enjoy a multitude of adventure in Queenstown before winding your way back up to Christchurch via the wild west coast. Along the way, you will be spoilt with activities, scrumptious dinners and spectacular scenery. This is one of Grand Pacific Tours Ultimate Tours and they really are fabulous, business class on wheels. Only one departure date so reserve your spot today - New Years sorted!
A fabulous exploration of New Zealand's lower South Island, taking in all that makes this region such a spectacular vacation destination. From Christchurch, head to the Southern Alps and Mt. Cook National Park, Dunedin and the wildlife of the Otago Peninsular, Te Anau and Fiordland National Park, Queenstown and the West Coast Glaciers.
This Inspiring Journey provides the perfect balance of relaxation and adventure, from the hot pools of Franz Josef to the brave depths of Queenstown, the adventure capital. Explore extraordinary landscapes and the age-old legends of the Māori as you come face to face with exhilarating New Zealand as few have seen it before.
Traveling south to north from Christchurch to Auckland, experience New Zealand's highlights on this 22 day classic driving itinerary. Circumnavigate the Southern Alps and travel the Pacific coastline before crossing the Cook Strait to the capital city of Wellington and then exploring the gems of the North Island in detail before finishing in Auckland.
This tour takes you for 11 days of adventure around the South Island. Travelling with like-minded people, you will leave with new friends. The transport for this trip is second to none. With only 20 seats on a full-sized coach, you can only imagine the comfort and space as you witness New Zealand's most dramatic landscapes from the comfort of your seat.
On arrival into Christchurch, you will be met by a Grand Pacific representative who will transfer you to your hotel. Enjoy a complimentary pre-dinner drink as you meet your travelling companions.
This 8 day scenic touring route will give you a wonderful taste of the South Island's beauty and diversity. Visit Christchurch and Dunedin and take time to explore these wildly different and unique cities. Explore Mt. Cook and Fiordland National Park, visit Queenstown, New Zealand's adventure capital before heading to the West Coast and New Zealand's glacier region.
Visit the North and South islands in just over 2 weeks. You can see much of New Zealand on this 16-day tour. Start in the south and once you have visited places such as Queenstown, Mt Cook and the West Coast journey up through the North Island until you reach Cape Reinga.
New Zealand is home to 14 national parks and countless more conservation and forest parks. On this itinerary explore a selection of these spectacular locations showcasing the natural wonders of New Zealand. The diversity of landscapes will astound, with stark mountainous terrain, white sand beaches, lush tropical rainforests and glaciers - you will see it all!
This 8 day itinerary will give you a wonderful taste of the South Island's scenery while enjoying some of our great lodges and hotels including The Hermitage at Mt. Cook, Larnach Castle in Dunedin, Fiordland Lodge in Te Anau, Matakauri Lodge in Queenstown,Te Waonui on the West Coast and the fabulous George Hotel in Christchurch.
Looping from Christchurch to Queenstown and back this tour highlights the very best of the South Island. Cross the Southern Alps on the most beautiful train ride, cruise Milford Sound and much more all whilst travelling on one of Grand Pacific's "business class" style coaches.
The ultimate New Zealand essential tour! Visit and experience the very best of New Zealand, from the top of the North Island, to the deep south, enjoy superb hospitality with a fantastic range of boutique hotels and lodges. Includes a wide range of different experiences designed to immerse you into the scenery of this incredible country.
Enjoy some of New Zealand's unique flora, fauna and scenery on this 25 day itinerary. Take a behind-the-scenes tour of a successful kiwi nursery and hatchery and further south, two amazing wilderness retreats await you. Doubtful Sound delivers an outstanding overnight cruise in one of the most beautiful corners of the world.
A wonderful itinerary exploring the highlights of the North Island in comfort and style. The tropical Bay of Islands, the cosmopolitan city of Auckland, the lakes of Rotorua, the wine of Hawke's Bay and, of course, our beautiful capital city of Wellington. Journey across the north at a relaxing pace, staying in stunning accommodations.
New Zealand has a rich history and there is no better place to see that than on the north island. During this tour, you will visit Waitangi Treaty Grounds, Te Puia to get your taste of culture, then it's on to Hobbiton, Agrodome a trip up the gondola in Rotorua and more.
See the sites and taste the delicious wine in Napier. Visit the Huka Falls, the Redwood Forest and New Zealand's wonderful capital. Immerse yourself in Maori culture and get a real taste of North Island New Zealand as you travel comfortably with Inspiring journeys.
Experience the romance of rail travel, the majesty of cruising and the luxury of coach on this all-inclusive small group holiday. Includes an overnight cruise in Doubtful Sound & 2 nights in the Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Wellington, Queenstown, Dunedin & Christchurch.
A tale of two great islands, of epic natural beauty and ancient rituals and traditions - yours to explore on this Inspiring Journey across the length and breadth of New Zealand. Embrace the sophistication of its cities and the soulful expanse of its stunning untamed landscapes.
*Please note. Domestic flights from Rotorua to Wellington then Wellington to Queenstown are needed with this tour. These are not included in the cost but we can book this on your behalf.