New Zealand Tours & Trips
Bathe in the hot mud pools of Rotorua, live your Lord of the Rings fantasies in Hobbiton or discover the hidden foodie laneways of Wellington - a tour of New Zealand's North Island is a treat the whole family will love. Why not hop over to the South Island too? With the adventure paradise of Queenstown, the crème de la crème of street art in Christchurch, and a seat on the scenic TranzAlpine calling your name - an all-inclusive New Zealand adventure won't disappoint.
Over 250 New Zealand Holiday Packages With 3,619 Reviews
Get Social: New Zealand17 days • (12)"Let me start by saying that NZ was the most beautiful country. This tour had given ..."From $2,689
North Island Adventure Tour7 days • (69)"Great tour with a knowledgable, friendly and informative guide, Louisa was amazing, ..."From $1,168
South Island Lick Tour7 days • (67)"Everything was well thought out, plenty of opportunities to enjoy the surroundings, ..."From $1,168
Southern Voyager7 days • (84)"The breakfasts included were not satisfactory given the prices paid. The accommodation ..."From $939
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Sweet As South Reverse (Start Christchurch, End Christchurch, 9 Days)9 days • (102)"A very good experience. Susie was very knowledgeable and accommodating."From $1,465 $1,319
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Sweet As South (Start Wellington, End Christchurch, 10 Days)10 days • (102)"Izzy was an awesome guide both proffessional and fun and a great guide for contiki."From $1,675 $1,508
Northern Voyager7 days • (14)"My trip to New Zealand will forever go down as one of the best vacations of my entire ..."From $939
Southern Explorer7 days • (8)From $1,212
Essence of the South Island8 days • (351)From $4,499
Ultimate North Island Adventure11 days • (245)From $5,299
Most Popular Destinations in New Zealand
- Tantalize your tastebuds at world-class wineries, delve deep into Māori culture, or weave through a maze of stalagmites and stalactites. The North Island is every bit as stunning as the South Island, from where two oceans collide in Cape Reinga to the culinary capital of Wellington. With many...
- Fuel your inner adrenaline-junkie in Queenstown, cruise on the tranquil waters of Milford Sound, or trek up the icy slopes of the mighty Franz Josef Glacier, spark your sense of adventure with a New Zealand South Island tour. From peaceful walks on the Routeburn Track to the exquisite crushed...
Types of New Zealand Adventure Packages
Searching for your ideal tour has never been easier with our adventure styles at your fingertips! Go walking in New Zealand through quaint towns rich in culture or venture down roads that only the locals know on a bike tour. From cycling to sailing (and even tours that visit film sets!) we've got you covered with the best New Zealand vacation packages.
Travel Around New Zealand Your Way
Add your personal touch to one of our ready-to-book adventures and enjoy a tour focused solely on your travel group. Be treated like a VIP on a private tour, indulging in exclusivity and personalisation. Enjoy the freedom and flexibility of touring, your way.See All Private New Zealand Adventures
Uncover new experiences with those who are just as excited as you are, feel safe with a guide by your side, and enjoy the balance between activities and free time to explore. With little preparation needed, a group tour is a great last-minute choice and is perfect for those travelling solo.See All Group New Zealand Adventures
Customisable adventures offer experiences that you can easily modify to suit your interests and needs. Browse our pre-designed itineraries and upgrade your accommodation or add your favourite activities. Alternatively, you can create your ideal package from scratch by reaching out to us!See All Tailor-Made New Zealand Adventures
Best Things to Do in New Zealand
Cruise on Milford Sound
Where else can you spot fur seals, penguins, and dolphins in one place? A float through this fjord is the definition of serenity. From wildlife spotting to mountain hikes, Milford Sound promises an escape for every traveller.
Weave Through Caves
The Waitomo Caves are what bucket lists are made for! Traverse through these grottoes that illuminate with a magical blue light, thanks to their famous residents, the Arachnocampa Luminosa (glowworms!).
Hop the Bay of Islands
More than 140 islands sit off the coast of New Zealand's North Island. These largely undeveloped islands are inviting as the perfect place to relax and reconnect with nature.
Take a Dip in Natural Hot Springs
In Rotorua, you can pamper yourself the natural way. Take a dip in a hot spring or visit Pohutu Geyser, which erupts to heights of 30 metres multiple times a day!
Bungee Jump in Queenstown
Queenstown is known as New Zealand's adventure capital, and it's easy to see why. Countless travellers visit this city every year to check something off their bucket list - bungee jumping!
Go On a Quest to Middle Earth
Fans of J.R.R. Tolkein's The Hobbit series will be thrilled to visit the set - even travellers with no knowledge of the books or movies will have a hard time resisting the charm of these little houses carved into rolling hills!
Travel Safe in New Zealand
Working closely with the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), both our Travel Experts and tour operators have adapted to unprecedented changes in travel plans, with our new Peace of Mind program and travel insurance that covers cancellations in these unexpected times. Stay on top of COVID-19 travel restrictions in New Zealand, vaccination requirements, and changes to border restrictions within your country with our Safe Travels Guide, so that you can travel worry-free. You deserve it!
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Create Your Perfect New Zealand Itinerary
Our itineraries are curated for you to get the most out of your New Zealand vacation, whether you have 3-days to pack in some of the world's best day trips or a week-long ski season pass at the best slopes in the Southern Hemisphere! For some extra inspiration, we've created the ultimate 2-week itinerary (and a 3-week one for all you adventure lovers!) for you to fully embrace one of the most photogenic countries on Earth.
New Zealand Adventures Designed for You
- Explore a varied offer of budget New Zealand adventures that will take you through some of the most renowned destinations such as Auckland and Queenstown. Each affordable tour will...
- Searching for a top-class touring experience? Look no further, as our luxury adventures of New Zealand will allow you to discover exceptional destinations for the best prices! Indulge in...
- Explore the capital city of Wellington or cruise on the waters of Milford Sound. The culture of the North Island and the natural beauty of the South Island creates an experience for everyone. With...
- Whether you're a student or a young adult, New Zealand has heaps to offer. Explore the home of Lord of the Rings in Wellington or let loose in the adventure capital of Queenstown! With so many...
- Getaway to New Zealand with your partner on a trip suited perfectly for couples. Discover the romance of New Zealand in the quiet city of Christchurch or be charmed by the mountain backdrop of...
- Say yes to adventure by jumping on a tour of New Zealand designed for single travellers and explore the world on your own. The itineraries will guide you through the streets of...
New Zealand Travel Tips
Lying in the Pacific Ocean, New Zealand is a country made up of two large islands known in Māori as Aotearoa, or the Land of the Long White Cloud.
- Approx. 4.9 million
The two official languages of New Zealand are English and Māori. You may hear both languages being spoken, but primarily everything is in English.
- English & Māori
New Zealand is a well-connected country with no shortage of transportation to get around both islands - from ferries and planes to buses and cars.
- Drives on the
What currency will I need in New Zealand?
The currency used throughout New Zealand is the New Zealand Dollar ($) with an average loaf of bread costing NZ$2.25. There are many banks and ATMs in New Zealand available for safe withdrawal.
Will I need a socket adapter for New Zealand?
Travellers from the USA, Canada, England, or South Africa will need an adaptor for type I.
Do I need a visa to visit New Zealand?
For trips of up to 90 days, visitors to New Zealand (who are not Australian) must apply for an Electronic Tourist Authority (eTA). As visa information can change, please check with your local embassy before travelling.
Will I need vaccines to visit New Zealand?
No vaccines are required to travel to New Zealand, however, it is a good idea to be up to date with your routine vaccinations.
This is for information purposes only. Please consult your doctor before travelling.
How do I book a New Zealand vacation on TourRadar?
Find your next adventure by getting lost in our tours of New Zealand until you find one that ticks all of your boxes! Simply choose your dates and fill out your details to secure your trip. If you have any questions along the way, our Travel Experts are standing by 24/7.
How much does an average trip to New Zealand cost?
While there are ways travellers can lower expenses during their New Zealand vacation, generally budgeting US$118 per day is a good place to start. If you're worried about the cost of your trip, consider travelling on a group tour, where many costs are included.
Current Deals on New Zealand Trips
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The Big Tiki (Summer, Start Auckland, End Christchurch, 19 Days)19 days • (48)From $3,085 $2,622
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South Island Off-Grid (9 Days)9 daysFrom $1,549 $1,317
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Amplified NZ Tour16 days • (71)From $2,518 $2,267
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New Zealand: Best of the North Island7 days • (17)From $979 $881
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Sweet As South Reverse (Start Christchurch, End Christchurch, 9 Days)9 days • (102)From $1,465 $1,319
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Best Adventure Operators & Tour Companies in New Zealand
Much loved by our past travellers, these tour operators know how to craft the perfect New Zealand vacation!