New Zealand - Aspire Recommends

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. Our iconic itineraries provide a selection of what New Zealand can offer, in partnership with an Aspire Down Under consultant customize an itinerary to fit your time, budget and interests. All our iconic New Zealand itineraries include car rental. If you do not want to self drive, no problem. Contact us and discuss coach schedules as well as shared and private transfers.


New Zealand Self Drive Tour, Ultimate Roadtrip Vacation Package from $3,999 per person including international flights

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 Islan

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South Island Explorer from $2,499 per person including international flights

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

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North Island Explorer from $2,499 per person including international flights

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

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Best of New Zealand Vacation Package from $3,099 per person including international flights

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

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4 Day Walks of New Zealand from $3,999 per person including international flights

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 Milfo

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Journey to Middle Earth in style from $3,949 per person including international flights

14 days/11 nights: Journey beneath southern skies on this fourteen day independent itinerary 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 i

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Storytelling trail of New Zealand from $4,999 per person including international flights

13 days/10 nights: Enjoy your time exploring the history of New Zealand, its culture and its native inhabitants, the Maori people. 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 fo

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South Island Golf Trail from $5,499 per person including international flights

12 Days/9 Nights - Combining breathtaking scenery, world class golf, adventure and relaxation at unique accommodation offering superb Kiwi hospitality in Christchurch and Queenstown. Highlights include golf at Clearwater Resort, Pegasus Golf Club, Terrace Downs, Millbrook Resort and Kelvin Height or Jack's Point Golf Course. More ...

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Feathers & Footprints from $7,999 per person including international flights

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

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