Offering breathtaking landscapes of stunning and diverse natural beauty which include majestic and dramatic fjords, spectacular glaciers, rugged mountains, vast plains and farmland, long coastlines, wonderful sandy beaches and active geothermal regions plus so much more.

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Ultimate New Zealand Roadtrip from $3,399 per person

18 days/15 nights: A Classic New Zealand self drive itinerary. From Queenston through ancient beech-tree forests to the isolated rainforest and limestone formations of the West Coast. With snow-capped ridges and low-lying glaciers of the South Alps running alongside you. Head onward to the capital Wellington via the ferry ride to the north island and its incredible biodiversity. At the North Island's center is the immense cobalt-blue Lake Taupo, a submerged volcanic crater. Head North to Auckland via the central region of the north island, volcanic plateau studded with geothermal activity. More..

Boutique New Zealand from $2,749 per person

14 Days/11 nights - See the best this charming country has to offer in this boutique itinerary, encompassing the best of both North and South islands. Upon arriving in New Zealand, continue south to the adventure capital of Queenstown. After taking in some of the many activities in the Queenstown area, continue north up the west coast to explore Fox Glacier and Punakaiki. Onward to Nelson and the Abel Tasman region, where you'll have countless ways to explore the ever so beautiful Abel Tasman National Park. Cross The Marlborough Sounds and arrive in Wellington, the capital of New Zealand and the gateway to the North Island. After two days in quaint Wellington, fly to the city of Auckland - New Zealand's adored harbour city. More...

South Island Explorer from $2,299 per person

11 days/8 nights: From Christchurch in the east traverse the Southern Alps by TranzAlpine rail. Self drive the west coast with it's national parks, rugged coastline, glaciers and awe-inspiring scenery. Arrive in Queenstown, the adventure capital of New Zealand, and a great location to explore Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park. Head north to the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park including the highest peak in Australasia, Mount Cook. More..

North Island Explorer from $2,299 per person

12 days/9 nights: The north island at it's best. Explore Auckland, it's amazing harbor and islands and city life. Head north to the bay of islands with it's warm weather, stunning coastline and en route stop and learn about the Maori and European history and how New Zealand become the country of today. Visit Waipoua forest and the massive Kauri trees, Rotorua for geothermal attractions and finish at Napier, relax by the coast or sample one of the region's fine wines. More..

South Island Circumnavigate from $2,499 per person

14 days/11 nights: This driving route takes in the wonder of the landscape and scenery of the south Island at a pace that would suit anyone. From Christchurch head to Oamaru and the amazing Moeraki Boulders, Dunedin has history and wildlife, drive across Southland to Lake Te Anau and spectacular Milford Sound. Have fun in Queenstown and Wanaka, where adventure and indulgence are available in equal quantities. Explore the soulful West Coast with the the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers and the Pancake Rocks at Punakaiki are highlights. Beaches, wine and art are things to enjoy around Nelson and Blenheim, while in Kaikoura you can get close to whales and dolphins. More..

South Island Wildlife from $2,749 per person

16 days/13 nights: A leisurely itinerary through the South Island where you're sure to be enamored with the physical beauty, nature activities and food & wine of New Zealand. Covering the South Island hot spots of Nelson, Blenheim, Kaikoura and Queenstown, you'll be able to enjoy a day of activity and an afternoon or evening of relaxation. Enjoy sea kayaking to the well known seals in Abel Tasman National park or a scenic whale watching excursion in Kaikoura. Cycle through the vineyards, cruise through the world renowned Milford Sound or simply relax at your leisure and take in the pristine beauty of New Zealand with a glass of local wine.

Best of New Zealand from $2,799 per person

13 Days/10 nights:Experience the best New Zealand has to offer! Start this New Zealand adventure in Queenstown, New Zealand's premier visitor destination. After taking in the awe inspiring glaciers and thrill inducing jetboats, hit the road and make your way to Franz Josef, New Zealand's largest glacier. Relax on the scenic TranzAlpine scenic rail journey to Christchurch and allow yourself the freedom to watch the world go by. Venture to the Central North Island and experience bubbling mud pools, shooting geysers and natural hot springs as well the fascinating Maori culture in Rotorua. Conclude your tour with two nights in the beautiful harbour city of Auckland

A Walker's Delight - 4 Day Walks of New Zealand from $3,599 per person

16 days/13 nights - A haven for many outdoor activities, this package offers 4 diverse day walks across the breadth of New Zealand as well as other highlights for those who want to get out and explore the country. The 4 walks - Tongariro Alpine Crossing, mountainous and volcanic; Abel Tasman National Park, coastal and wildlife,; Franz Josef, glacier hiking; Te Anau, sample part of the famous Milford Track. More..

Journey to Middle Earth in style - Hobbition, WETA workshop, Edoras and Safari of the scenes from $4,299

14 days/11 nights: Journey beneath southern skies and discover a land reminiscent of JRR Tolkien's fantasy world of lush lowlands barren wastelands, deep hidden valleys and remote mystical mountains. Experiencing New Zealand's wide variety of landscapes from the green, rolling farmlands, enchanting woods and rivers, dramatic gorges and soaring mountains is a delight, as they are all within such easy reach of one another.

Storytelling trail of New Zealand from $4,499 per person

13 days/10 nights: Enjoy your time exploring the history of New Zealand, its culture and its native inhabitants, the Maori people. You will be treated to a traditional Maori Hangi and concert, as well as a learn the customs and traditions by weaving a native harakeke (flax) plant and learning a traditional Maori greeting. This self-drive itinerary is designed to allow you to make your way through New Zealand by car, allowing you plenty of time to take in the beautiful scenery and landscape. Rest your head at night at a series of country estates, lodges and boutique hotels, all known for the warm and friendly New Zealand hospitality they offer.

South Island Golf Trail from $4,999 per person

13 Days/10 Nights - A classic New Zealand South Island self drive itinerary combining breathtaking scenery, world class golf, adventure and relaxation whilst staying at unique accommodations offering superb Kiwi hospitality. Highlights include golf at Clearwater Resort, the alpine resort town of Queenstown with a choice of two renowned golf courses, the Tranz Alpine Express rail journey, Franz Josef Glacier and golf at Terrace Downs High country experience. More...

Feathers & Footprints from $7,799 per person

24 days/21 nights: A collection of unique and boutique accommodation, activities and tours. The properties include country estates, lodges and boutique hotels, all known for the warm and friendly New Zealand hospitality. Hit the road and embrace this self-drive itinerary crafted for the traveler looking for something special on their visit to New Zealand. In addition to both the North and South islands, this package will deliver you to the much smaller and charming third island of New Zealand, Stewart Island. Enjoy a series of wildlife encounters throughout your journey and more than one occasion to be up close and personal with New Zealand's favorite bird, the Kiwi.