Based in Christchurch, Canterbury Trails specialises in guided small group and private tours. Our portfolio includes multi-day tours, day trips, private and custom-made South Island tours. We are one of the most experienced operators of our type and are well-known for our expertise and experience.

We are still owner operated and take pride in giving our guests a personalised tour with an intimate New Zealand experience. We provide more than just pick up and delivery, we are focused on making the in between a journey to remember.

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Our vehicles offer more legroom than regular buses, easy access steps, and lots of storage space. It is easy to communicate with your driver/guide in a quiet environment. The best of Auckland city in the morning The best of the local wineries in the afternoon. Visit the Hobbiton movie set, then visit Rotorua’s Maori culture. Explore the history and sights of Auckland City – an easy morning small group tour.

We make it easy for you to have the best possible New Zealand travel experience. Take the stress out of trip planning and let us do it for you. The Haka Private Tours team can work closely with you to design your dream New Zealand holiday.

Each itinerary was designed by Kiwi’s to show you the real New Zealand. There is no better way to enjoy New Zealand’s highlights than at the pace you choose, with a personalised itinerary, and with an expert tour guide to take care of your every need. Some of our unique and authentic experiences include cultural immersion, guided photography, and artist journeys. Flexible, nature-based, and outdoorsy adventures and family trips.

Whether that means staying in bush huts, luxury lodges or onboard yachts – we’re ready to make this the trip of a lifetime. Ability Adventures is an agent for international tour groups, and tours for conference delegates where accessible or special needs criteria apply. Senior tour groups are also welcome to inquire about accessible tours of New Zealand.

Our ground team has extensive operational and crisis management experience, giving you peace of mind while traveling with us. Take a look at the sorts of packages we offer below and get in touch if you would like to learn how you can book a tour with us today. We happily cater for special interests, such as our Photography Tours and Agricultural Tours. Let us show you the best our region has to offer with tailored tours to suit your interests.

We can design a self-drive or guided tour for any group, whether it is a corporate group, extended family, friends, honeymooners or sporting group. Our staff can assist you with any questions you may have and help choose the right tour for you. We will reconfirm all tours with you the day before so you don’t have to worry about pick up times. Bush and Beach work closely with the Auckland hotels and offer city centre pick up and drop offs for all of our Auckland day tours.

  • Take the stress out of trip planning and let us do it for you.
  • There are many tours available in Aotearoa New Zealand.
  • We are thrilled to welcome you back to our beautiful land.
  • The New Zealand Tourism Export Council awarded Bush and Beach the Small Business Operator of the Year for 2016.
  • Bush and Beach are a small family owned company who are leaders in sustainable tourism and are proud of our sustainability commitment which you can find here.
  • All of our guides are triple shot vaccinated, and we are Covid Qualmark Certified.

They love to share the stories and history of NZ and look forward to helping you make the most of your time in and around Auckland. With our small group tours and knowledgeable and experienced guides you will have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and find out what you want to know. Our small, comfortable air-conditioned vehicles have plenty of legroom and are very accommodating.

The sunny Bay of Islands will offer you golden beaches, secluded coves and tranquil harbors. It also has warm waters, dramatic coastlines and amazing walks. The beautiful natural attractions are only a fraction of what this area has to offer. New Zealand is a beautiful and diverse country that offers unique scenery, rugged beaches, breath-taking lakes, rivers, and forests, multicultural cities, and a range of adrenaline-inducing activities. The first tours we ran were our Wilderness Experience tours to the black sand beach of Piha which still runs every afternoon. Our guides have over 10 years experience driving and guiding.

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