New Zealand

Kia Ora and welcome to Aspire Down Under! At Aspire we solely specialize in vacations to New Zealand and the South Pacific. We have curated an amazing collection of packages showcasing New Zealand’s awesome landscapes, lush forests, amazing wildlife and pleasant climate which make it a haven for many outdoor activities, and a great place to unwind. New Zealand society is diverse, sophisticated, and multicultural, and the honesty, friendliness, and openness of Kiwis will impress you. And the great advantage of New Zealand is that all of its diverse physical, cultural, and artistic landscapes are so close to each other!

The North Island of New Zealand has a 'spine' of mountain ranges running through the middle, with gentle rolling farmland on both sides. The central North Islands is dominated by the Volcanic Plateau, an active volcanic and thermal area. The massive Southern Alps from the backbone of the South Island. To the east of the Southern Alps is the rolling farmland of Otago and Southland, and the vast, flat Canterbury Plains.

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View our itinerary suggestions, but there's more, contact us, or if you'd prefer, arrange a virtual appointment with one of our team. Together we can customize an itinerary to fit your time, budget and interests.


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 $3,499 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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New Zealand Information



New Zealand will welcome fully vaccinated US travelers with an approved vaccine from July 2022. A valid passport and New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) are required to enter New Zealand.

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Frequently Asked Questions

You have questions, we have answers. What is the Weather & Climate like in New Zealand? Do I need to have a Passport and Visa to enter New Zealand? What is the time difference between New Zealand and the U.S.? What currency is used in New Zealand? What electric voltage does New Zealand use? Don't see your questions, ask an Aspire expert.

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Combine New Zealand with another destination

Want to experience New Zealand and one of our destinations, no problem. Whether you're time poor or time is no issue, an Aspire expert will provide honest advice on what you can realistically experience. View our itinerary suggestions, but there's more, contact us, or if you'd prefer, arrange a virtual appointment with one of our team. Together we can customize an itinerary to fit your time, budget and interests.


From Kia Ora to G'Day - Contrasts of New Zealand & Australia from $5,099 per person including international flights

24 Days/21 nights - Covering Mountains, Fjords, Glaciers, thermal geysers, harbors, wildlife, Reef and much more! If you have been waiting to find the perfect bucket list trip for New Zealand & Australia this one covers it all! This exciting itinerary is crafted to flow seamlessly traveling by plane, tour bus and train with amazing experiences and outstanding value.

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Best of Australia & New Zealand Vacation Package, Honeymoon Travel from $4,799 per person including international flights

23 Days/20 nights - Experience the best of Australia & New Zealand in this three weeks package. Experience the multicultural city of Melbourne, the Great Barrier Reef resort area of Port Douglas before flying directly from Cairns to Auckland for 3 days exploring the harbour city of Auckland and Rotorua's thermal activity & Maori culture; Flying directly from Rotorua to Queenstown you will continue

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Cook Islands, Rarotonga & Aitutaki and New Zealand from $6,399 per person including international flights

19 Days/16 nights - Cook Islands and New Zealand - a prefect combination. Stay at the Pacific resort nestled discreetly on the white sands of Rarotonga and the Pacific resort Aitutaki with panoramic view of Aitutaki’s world-famous lagoon . Cook Islands a place where simple, lazy days meet luxurious evenings. Onto New Zealand and experience the cities of Auckland, Wellington And Queenstown and all they have to offer.

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Why Aspire Down Under


Custom Journeys

Aspire Down Under is dedicated to crafting custom journeys that will live long in the memory and that compliment your individual wants and needs. We understand planning a trip can be overwhelming. Our vision and goal is to offer journeys which reflect our spirit. Every day we strive to offer authenticity, service and advice.


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Aspire Difference

As destination experts we want your trip reality to exceed expectation, our destinations, transfers, tours and accommodation reflect our expert knowledge and our client feedback.



Planning Your Journey

We will answer your questions, offer plenty of advice and start planning your itinerary outline. You will work with the same dedicated travel expert for all your dealings with Aspire to ensure consistency and knowledge of your information.



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