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.


The Best of New Zealand with small group touring from $4,399 per person including international flights

13 Days/10 nights - Experience the best New Zealand has to offer! Queenstown, New Zealand's premier visitor destination. Franz Josef, New Zealand's largest glacier. Relax on the scenic TranzAlpine scenic rail journey to Christchurch. The central north island, bubbling mud pools and Maori culture, conclude in Auckland.

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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 via the West Coast, the South Alps running alongside you. Onward to the north island, the capital Wellington, the immense cobalt-blue Lake Taupo and end in Auckland.

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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 rail. Self-drive the west coast's national parks, rugged coastline, and glaciers. Arrive in Queenstown, explore Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park. Head north to the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park and the highest peak in Australasia.

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

12 days/9 nights: Explore Auckland, it's amazing harbor, islands and city life. Head north to the bay of islands, learn about the Maori and European history. Visit Waipoua forest and the massive Kauri trees, Rotorua for geothermal attractions and finish at Napier, relax or sample one of the region's fine wines.

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

13 Days/10 nights: Start this New Zealand adventure in Queenstown, hit the road and make your way to Franz Josef, New Zealand's largest glacier. Relax on the scenic rail journey to Christchurch. Venture to the Central North Island and experience bubbling mud pools, natural hot springs and Maori culture in Rotorua. Conclude your tour with two nights in the beautiful harbour city of Auckland.

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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, diverse day walks 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.

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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 independent itinerary and discover a land reminiscent of JRR Tolkien's fantasy world of lush lowlands barren wastelands, deep valleys and mystical mountains. Enjoy luxury accommodations and small group touring experiences as you navigate the most scenic Lord Of The Rings and Hobbit sights across the North & South Islands.

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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.

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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.

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

24 days/21 nights: 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.

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