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Historical Tours & Trips in New Zealand

Step back in time and learn the secrets of ancient times on a historical tour of New Zealand. With 14 tours, you're sure to visit the best historical places packed full of stories from days long ago.

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14 Historical trips through New Zealand with 357 reviews

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  • Northern Discovery

    8 day discovery tour through Auckland, Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Wellington in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Wellington+3 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Wellington
    age range
    5 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Plane
    Country Region
    New Zealand North Island
    Travel style
    Coach / Bus, In-depth Cultural, Historical, Christmas & New Year+3 more
    operator
    AAT Kings
    Duration
    8 days
    Price per day
    $385
    From
    US$3,080
    You save: $95
    23 Nov 2019
    3 spaces left
    30 Nov 2019
    3 spaces left
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  • New Zealand Express

    9 day in-depth cultural tour through Auckland, Rotorua, Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Queenstown in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Rotorua, Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Queenstown+3 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Queenstown
    age range
    12 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Guesthouse
    transport
    Boat, Private Vehicle, Plane+1 more
    Travel style
    Historical, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    G Adventures
    -18%
    Duration
    9 days
    Price per day
    $266
    From
    $2,899
    US$2,390
    You save: $509
    19 Dec 2019
    2 spaces left
    9 Jan 2020
    5 spaces left
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  • The Endless Shores (2019)

    11 day discovery tour through Wellington, Hawke’s Bay, Rotorua, Bay of Islands, Auckland in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Wellington, Hawke’s Bay, Rotorua, Bay of Islands, Auckland+4 more
    starts/ ends in
    Wellington / Auckland
    age range
    5 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Jeep & 4WD
    Country Region
    New Zealand North Island
    Travel style
    Historical, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Luxury Gold
    -13%
    Duration
    11 days
    Price per day
    $282
    From
    $3,550
    US$3,103
    You save: $447
    22 Nov 2019
    1 space left
    20 Dec 2019
    10+ spaces left
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  • Tui

    8 day adventure tour through Christchurch, Franz Josef, Makarora and 8 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Franz Josef, Makarora, Mount Aspiring National Park, Lake Hawea, Wanaka, Queenstown, Ben Lomond, Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound, Manapouri Lake+10 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Queenstown
    age range
    16 to 90 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Lodge, Hut, Chalet
    transport
    Private Vehicle
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Mountain Hikes, Sightseeing, Historical, Christmas & New Year+3 more
    operator
    Active Adventures
    Duration
    8 days
    Price per day
    $585
    From
    US$4,684
    You save: $145
    24 Nov 2019
    3 spaces left
    15 Dec 2019
    3 spaces left
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  • Bay of Islands Explorer 2019/2020

    6 day discovery tour through Auckland, Omapere, Paihia in New Zealand

    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Omapere, Paihia+1 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Auckland
    age range
    12 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Private Vehicle, Ferry+2 more
    Country Region
    New Zealand Northland, New Zealand North Island+1 more
    Travel style
    Historical
    operator
    Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours
    Duration
    6 days
    Price per day
    $442
    From
    US$2,651
    You save: $82
    19 Jan 2020
    9 spaces left
    9 Feb 2020
    9 spaces left
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  • Contrasts of New Zealand

    9 day in-depth cultural tour through Auckland, Rotorua, Christchurch and 3 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Rotorua, Christchurch, Franz Josef, Queenstown, Milford Sound+4 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Queenstown
    age range
    5 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Plane
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Adventure, Coach / Bus, Sightseeing, Historical, Christmas & New Year+3 more
    operator
    AAT Kings
    -13%
    Duration
    9 days
    Price per day
    $306
    From
    $3,150
    US$2,750
    You save: $400
    10 Apr 2020
    8 spaces left
    24 Apr 2020
    10+ spaces left
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  • Inspiring New Zealand (2019)

    10 day discovery tour through Auckland, Rotorua, Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park and 4 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Rotorua, Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park, Wellington, Queenstown, Fiordland National Park, Doubtful Sound+5 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Queenstown
    age range
    5 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Plane+1 more
    Travel style
    Historical
    operator
    Luxury Gold
    Duration
    10 days
    Price per day
    $571
    From
    US$5,706
    You save: $169
    16 Feb 2020
    9 spaces left
    15 Mar 2020
    1 space left
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  • Inspiring New Zealand

    10 day discovery tour through Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Queenstown, Doubtful Sound in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Queenstown, Doubtful Sound+3 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Queenstown
    age range
    12 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Plane
    Travel style
    Boat, Food & Culinary, Coach / Bus, In-depth Cultural, Historical, Wine tasting+4 more
    operator
    Inspiring Journeys
    -13%
    Duration
    10 days
    Price per day
    $513
    From
    $5,875
    US$5,129
    You save: $746
    16 Feb 2020
    9 spaces left
    15 Mar 2020
    1 space left
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  • Northern Explorer 2019/2020

    12 day ocean cruise tour through Auckland, Omapere, Paihia and 3 other destinations in New Zealand

    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Omapere, Paihia, Rotorua, Napier, Wellington+4 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Wellington
    age range
    12 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Berth / Cabin, Hut
    transport
    Ship, Private Vehicle, Plane, Ferry+2 more
    Country Region
    New Zealand North Island
    Travel style
    Discovery, Historical
    operator
    Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours
    Deal
    Duration
    12 days
    Price per day
    $320
    From
    US$3,845
    You save: $119
    19 Jan 2020
    9 spaces left
    9 Feb 2020
    9 spaces left
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  • Kotuku

    13 day walking tour tour through Auckland, Waiheke Island, Rotorua and 11 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Waiheke Island, Rotorua, Wai-O-Tapu, Te Puia, Taupo, Huka Falls, Turangi, Tongariro National Park, Cambridge, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Te Anau, Glenorchy+13 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Queenstown
    age range
    16 to 90 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Lodge, Chalet
    transport
    Private Vehicle, Plane
    Country Region
    New Zealand North Island
    Travel style
    Adventure, Sightseeing, Historical+1 more
    operator
    Active Adventures
    Duration
    13 days
    Price per day
    $729
    From
    US$9,481
    You save: $293
    30 Dec 2019
    3 spaces left
    13 Jan 2020
    3 spaces left
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  • Southern Alps 15-day

    15 day bicycle tour through Christchurch, Hokitika, Franz Josef and 7 other destinations in New Zealand

    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Hokitika, Franz Josef, Haast, Makaroa, Wanaka, Queenstown, Omarama, Mount Cook, Lake Tekapo+9 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Christchurch
    age range
    16 to 90 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Lodge, Motel
    transport
    Bicycle, Mini-coach
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Adventure, Historical
    operator
    Pedaltours
    Duration
    15 days
    Price per day
    $381
    From
    US$5,718
    You save: $177
    28 Jan 2020
    8 spaces left
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  • Hauraki Rail Trail

    3 day bicycle tour through Thames, Paeroa, Waihi, Te Aroha, Matamata in New Zealand

    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Thames, Paeroa, Waihi, Te Aroha, Matamata+2 more
    starts/ ends in
    Thames / Matamata
    age range
    14 to 90 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Lodge, Motel
    transport
    Bicycle, Mini-coach
    Country Region
    New Zealand North Island, New Zealand Central North Island+1 more
    Travel style
    Adventure, Historical
    operator
    Pedaltours
    Duration
    3 days
    Price per day
    $354
    From
    US$1,062
    You save: $33
    1 Dec 2019
    5 spaces left
    15 Dec 2019
    7 spaces left
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  • New Zealand Splendour (including Kaikoura)

    15 day discovery tour through Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington and 9 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Blenheim, Kaikoura, Christchurch, Twizel, Dunedin, Te Anau, Queenstown, Franz Josef, Punakaiki+10 more
    starts/ ends in
    Auckland / Christchurch
    age range
    5 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Plane
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Wildlife, Coach / Bus, Sightseeing, Historical, Christmas & New Year+3 more
    operator
    AAT Kings
    -13%
    Duration
    15 days
    Price per day
    $342
    From
    $5,875
    US$5,129
    You save: $746
    7 Apr 2020
    10+ spaces left
    14 Apr 2020
    10 spaces left
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  • The Long White Cloud (2019)

    22 day discovery tour through Christchurch, Franz Josef, Arrowtown and 3 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Franz Josef, Arrowtown, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Dunedin+5 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Christchurch
    age range
    5 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Jeep & 4WD
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Historical, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Luxury Gold
    -13%
    Duration
    22 days
    Price per day
    $386
    From
    $9,715
    US$8,492
    You save: $1,223
    9 Dec 2019
    1 space left
    13 Jan 2020
    1 space left
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