We are committed to your safety and we service all vehicles regularly. We strongly recommend taking out travel insurance as soon as you book your trip. Remember to make sure you are covered for and loss of personal possessions, sickness, accidents or travel delays.

Our leisurely-paced itineraries last from four to nine days and cover the country, from Cape Reinga in North to Stewart Island South. You’ll end each day in a quality, en-suite accommodation with a great sense of place. Many of our customers are happy to share their experience with us. Enjoy a North Island coach tour, and then self-drive the quieter South Island.

It’s a great way to experience everything NZ has to offer and with our sister company, New Zealand Self Drive Tours () we have the expertise to do that too. Give us a call and we will help you make the right choice for your New Zealand holiday.

new zealand tours for seniors

You don’t have to be too old to travel the of incredible places. Take a tour to see Milford Sound or the Abel Tasman National Park. New Zealand is waiting for the fall of your footsteps, embracing experienced travellers or retired first-timers. Many guests prefer a guided, no-fuss holiday to the exhaustion of self-drive holidays. We have combined all that rail has to offer with one the most unique tours we’ve ever created. This 4 night rail experience includes some of the world’s most amazing scenic experiences.

Hit the Pacific Coast Highway with us and enjoy a shorter 3 day tour exploring the untouched East Coast region. Join us as we visit two of New Zealand’s great wine regions, the Wairarapa and Hawkes Bay, to enjoy amazing wine and food plus many other sights…. Take a 6-day tour to Waiheke Island and escape the hustle and bustle that is Auckland. It’s just a short ferry ride away. We first see Auckland’s sights, such as the newest shopping mall in Newmarket. Or, if you prefer, the Auckland Museum and Wintergardens.

  • Your leader will record your travel insurance details on the first day of your trip.
  • If you prefer to go it alone, then a self-drive tour is a great option that is backed by our expertise in accessible travel, local knowledge, and connections.
  • For small groups of day trips, tours, and shows, join No.8 Tours New Zealand’s Senior Travel Club.
  • New Zealand is a must-see country and having an experienced tour company made the trip stress free.

Ask us for any tips that will make this process quick and easy. Here’s a sneak peak at the upcoming trips, including any special offers and ideas. We want to know what you think. Please pass on our appreciation to your drivers for being professional, punctual, and a pleasure. Our whole experience dealing with Leopard Coachlines has been excellent as it always is!

How much does a New Zealand trip cost?

Here is a list of quick tips to help you figure out how to get cheap flights to New Zealand: Book 47 days before the date of the flight. Mid-week is the best time to fly to New Zealand. Avoid weekends. If staying abroad for a few months, consider booking one-way tickets. New Zealand is an expensive country all around, both for tourists and for residents. However, this doesn’t deter people from visiting New Zealand. It’s a popular destination for budget backpackers. So don’t let the high price tag scare you. Saving up money and creating a budget is a big part of planning any trip. How long does it take for you to drive across New Zealand? In theory you could drive the North Island from tip to toe in around 14 hours and the South Island in around 12 non-stop. Buses. Buses are the best and most affordable way to travel around New Zealand if you don’t rent a car. Buses stop in every town, and there are frequent departures from even the smallest cities. InterCity, New Zealand’s largest public bus network, is your main option. Can you drive across NZ? Yes, you can drive across New Zealand. Despite the fact that it is quite mountainous, there are many roads, backroads, and trails. There is always a way to get there, no matter where you are. The crime rate in New Zealand is