Classic Tours of New Zealand
These tours will appeal to a wide range of interests. You can book one of these classic tours with confidence that your journey through New Zealand will be an enjoyable and memorable experience.
Select from the following Tours:
- Epic New Zealand Experience
27 Day - Time on this tour to visit all of New Zealand's iconic destinations from Cape Reinga to Dunedin enjoying scenic adventures along the way. This tour takes you on cruises in the Bay of Islands and on Milford Sound, whalewatching, city sightseeing, thermal activity, limestone caves, bird watching and guided walks. It provides you with the opportunity for winetasting, coastal hiking, sea kayaking, jetboating, panning for gold, riding on steam trains, fishing, golf, swimming with dolphins, hot air ballooning and glacier hiking. This tour is a comprehensive look at the country with a great mix of all that New Zealand has to offer.
- 20 Day North & South Islands
20 Day - New Zealand's awesome landscapes, lush forests, amazing wildlife and pleasant climate make it a haven for many outdoor activities, and a great place to unwind. New Zealand society is diverse, sophisticated, and multicultural. The honesty, friendliness and openness of Kiwis will impress you. The great advantage of travelling around New Zealand is that all of its diverse physical, cultural, and artistic landscapes are so close to each other!
- A Taste of New Zealand
15 Day - Designed for first time visitors to New Zealand to take in the iconic attractions of New Zealand at a reasonable pace. You will see and experience the geological wonders of the Waitomo limestone caves and the geothermal and volcanic activity of Rotorua. Meet locals on a farmstay and Maori Cultural performance and encounter wildlife on a Whalewatch or Dolphin Swim excursion. Enjoy the scenic Tranz Alpine train journey through the Southern Alps, the sights of the cosmopolitan cities of Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch and the sub-tropical Franz Josef Glacier. Witness spectacular coastal, alpine and rainforest scenery, cruise on Milford Sound in the World Heritage Fiordland National Park, stay in Queenstown, New Zealand's best known adventure resort and view Mount Cook, New Zealand's tallest mountain. It's a feast!
- South Island Classic
15 Day -This is a great round trip from Christchurch up the east coast and across to Nelson with whale watching, and winetasting on your way to the beautiful golden sand beaches of Abel Tasman National Park for a day of hiking, sailing or kayaking. Travel the length of the wild West Coast visiting pancake rocks and glaciers before staying in the lakeside resorts of Wanaka and Queenstown. Spend the night on spectacular Milford or Doubtful Sounds before visiting the Penguins and Albatross near Dunedin. Enjoy a scenic train journey in to the mountains before returning to Christchurch via Mt Cook, New Zealand's tallest mountain.
- North Island Classic
13 Day - From cruising in the Bay of Islands to the Parliament Buildings in Wellington this tour also takes in the main attractions of the east coast and the central North Island with some soft adventure along the way. Taste the wines of Waiheke Island and Martinborough, witness thermal activity in Rotorua and walk on White Island, New Zealand's only active marine volcano. Beaches, mountains, subtropical rainforests, clear blue waters, boiling mud pools, our two largest cities, sheep, glow-worms and Maori cultural performance are all features of this 2 week look at the North Island.
- Experience Maori Culture
10 Day - This tour takes you to Northland, Auckland, Waikato and Bay of Plenty where 60% of the Maori population of New Zealand reside. You will be welcomed, educated and entertained by experienced local Maori guides. On this tour learn about the spiritual values, traditional and modern art, history and language. Stay on a Marae (traditional communal meeting place), walk on beaches and in bush to meet the Gods of Sea and Forest, see geysers and boiling mud, eat a traditional hangi dinner and meet a master-carver. A truly cultural experience!
- Best of New Zealand
10 Day - For those with a little more time to visit New Zealand's main attractions this tour includes Auckland City, Waitomo Caves, Rotorua, resort of Queenstown, Milford Sound and Mount Cook with the addition of the Tranz Alpine Train experience through the Southern Alps and the wonderful West Coast road trip including Franz Josef Glacier.
- Main Attractions in Seven Days
7 Day - Designed for first time visitors to New Zealand who have limited time and want to see "the main attractions" from our largest city of Auckland to the limestone caves at Waitomo, thermal and Maori cultural attractions of Rotorua in the North Island to the resort of Queenstown in the South Island with a cruise on Milford Sound in the World Heritage Fiordland National Park. Visit New Zealand's tallest mountain, Mount Cook before ending your tour in the garden city of Christchurch...