We offer tours by land, air, and sea to make sure you don’t miss a single sliver of this beautiful country. We are the best way to showcase New Zealand. Step inside our world of adventure. If you would like to book on any of our tours, request day to day itineraries or just want more information, please contact us for details. The original independent NZ Tour Specialist will help you tour New Zealand in the best way possible. Check out New Zealand’s best selling tours below or search over 200+ ideas. This brochure includes information about the following regions and holiday types.

  • Thrifty Tours is a well-respected company in New Zealand. We also know that there are over 200 tours available. Sometimes you just want something a little more.
  • Our buses are high quality touring coaches, fully air-conditioned and comfortable.
  • Our tour costs are genuinely all-inclusive of air fares, hotels, top quality dinner and breakfast, shuttle transfers as well as all admissions and activities.
  • Ticking off those must-see highlights between coach routes, train trips, ferry rides, short cruises, helicopter and plane experiences.
  • Hinterland Tours has been offering fully escorted tours in New Zealand for a smaller group size for over 20 years.
  • They range in size from seats ensuring that we can easily access all those secret spots off the beaten track.

We have organized tours for single travellers, families, and groups of 50. However we prefer small groups up to 10 people – it is an intimate number allowing for personal contact between you and the tour guide. Our fully escorted group tours are very popular with senior travellers. We know how important it is for our passengers to have a relaxing, comfortable, and inspiring tour experience. We have

The Northern Explorer train makes it easy to travel the North Island Main Trunk line from Hamilton to Wellington. Plus, sightseeing in Wellington, including a guided tour at the Te Papa museum, Weta Workshop tour, and the iconic Cable Car. Finally operating after a COVID lockdown, from September the iconic train journey is back. Our short getaway packs a lot of wonderful sights into three days. Our lakefront accommodation is just a short walk from town should you want to explore the many local shops and cafes. Hinterland Tours has been offering fully escorted tours in New Zealand for a smaller group size for over 20 years.

We are experts in designing amazing New Zealand tours. Get in touch with us and one of the team will make contact and chat with you about the kind of experience you are looking for. Discover the natural and historical wonders as you journey by sea and road, the labyrinths of the Pelorus Sounds. Includes a special day trip on D’Urville Island to meet local historians.

It’s our mission to make travelling around our beautiful country the best travelling experience you’ve ever had. We’re willing to spend our money wherever it is needed. We will beat any price you find elsewhere for the same itinerary. Send us an alternative price quote or tell me where you can find it, and we’ll do our best to help you. By booking with us, you’re guaranteed the best price, the best service, the best touring experience available, and the best range.

Overall, we enjoyed the trip and have recommended your company my son who now lives in Auckland. He is interested in a similar self-drive trip. We are planning to visit family in NZ within 6 months. Our plan is to use your company for a South Island self drive. Experience one of New Zealand’s iconic festivals on our 5 day tour to the TSB Festival of Lights….This is must see event for garden lovers and should not be missed. With visits to four of the top gardens, including guided tours – the headline act is our evening visit to view the light displays at Pukekura Park.

  • Send us an alternative price quote or tell me where you can find it, and we’ll do our best to help you.
  • Plus sightseeing in Wellington, including a guided tour of the Te Papa museum, a Weta Workshop tour and the iconic Cable Car.
  • Want to discover the Remarkables ski field or ski with the family at Cardrona Alpine Resort?
  • We are the best way to showcase New Zealand. Step inside our world of adventure.