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New Zealand Tours, Excursions & Activities

You'll find hundreds of activities, tours, excursions and attractions for any taste, age or activity level in New Zealand - a small sampling of them is shown below.

  • To all 44 tours/activities in Auckland

  • To all 22 tours/activities in Rotorua

  • To all 48 tours/activities in Christchurch

  • To all 20 tours/activities in Wellington

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    Rotorua - Maori Hangi Dinner and Performance

        Your journey through time unfolds when your coach travels to a pre-European village set deep within the forest, 15 minutes from Rotorua. Imagination takes over as your guide instructs you on the protocol for visiting the marae. A chief is selected, a song is learnt and the eerie cry of the welcome is heard before you enter the world of the proud warriors of the ancient Maori.
        You will experience the powhiri (welcome ceremony) before you enter the village, with crackling open fires in front of traditional whare (houses). You’ll hear traditional Maori instruments and watch the daily activities of days gone by. In the wharenui (meeting house), a Rangiatea culture group offers a powerful display of haka song and dance. Then, as new friendships are forged, dine on a traditional hangi feast, where the food is cooked slowly beneath the ground in earth ovens.

    Duration: 3.5 hours (approx.) - $50.21
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    Auckland - Waitomo Caves and Rotorua Day Trip

    Tour Highlights

    • Day trip from Auckland to Waitomo Caves and Rotorua
    • Guided tour of Waitomo Caves and boat ride through the glowworm grotto
    • Agrodome sheep mustering and shearing demonstrations
    • Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve and the world-famous Pohutu Geyser
    • Maori Arts and Crafts Institute
    • Refreshments and boxed lunch served onboard the coach
    • Entertaining and informative commentary from your friendly driver/guide

    Duration: 12.5 hours (approx.) - $171.76
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    Cape Reinga Wanderer via 90 Mile Beach

        Be guided by experienced driver guides to Cape Reinga, the place where Maori spirits depart for ancient Hawaiiki. Sense the power of the ancient Kauri giant trees, shoot down massive sand dunes on sandboarding or wriggle your toes in the sand to gather your own shellfish.
        The Waverider coaches are air-conditioned and designed for your comfort to cope with the rugged journey along the magnificent 90 Mile Beach, over sand, unsealed roads and quicksand streams.
        All this activity is bound to build your appetite and the exclusive lunch stop at the Houhora Game Fishing Club, overlooking the stunning Houhora harbor, offers the opportunity to try a delicious "Kiwi BBQ" lunch.

    Duration: 11 hours (approx.) - $58.14
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    Heli Hiking Franz Josef Glacier

        Combine a scenic helicopter flight over Franz Josef Glacier with a two-hour guided walk amongst the ice caves, pinnacles and seracs of New Zealand's South Island. You'll learn about glacier processes and enjoy supreme panoramic views on your small group tour, as your local guide shows you the most spectacular ice formations.

    Duration: 3 hours (approx.) - $200.83
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    Queenstown - Discover Milford Sound Coach/Cruise

        Discover Milford Sound, the Eighth Natural Wonder of the World, on a full-day trip from Queenstown. You’ll travel through the beautiful Fiordland in a luxury coach with panoramic windows and take an unforgettable Red Boat cruise on majestic Milford Sound.

    Duration: 12.5 hours (approx.) - $118.91
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    South Island 4-Day Circle Tour

        Picturesque mountains, deep fiords and icy glaciers - this is New Zealand's South Island. See for yourself on a four-day independent tour highlighting this scenic region. Travel by coach from Christchurch to Queenstown and up the West Coast to Greymouth before a return to Christchurch. View Franz Josef glacier and experience Milford Sound.

    Duration: 4 days / 3 nights - $753.11
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    Auckland Great Day Out

        Ideal for the first time visitor, this comprehensive scenic tour of Auckland will introduce you to all the must-see sights and attractions. Escorted by a local guide; from land and at sea and from such great heights, you'll come to appreciate why Auckland is known as the City of Sails.
    Tour Highlights include:

    • The American Express Viaduct
    • Mount Eden
    • Parnell Village
    • Kelly Tarlton's Antarctic Encounter & Underwater World
    • Auckland Zoo
    • Sailing - Pride of Auckland sailing yacht
    • Sky Tower

    Duration: 9 hours (approx.) - $108.87
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    TranzAlpine Rail Service between Christchurch and Greymouth

        The TranzAlphine rail is rated as one of the top scenic train journeys in the world. It runs between Christchurch and Greymouth, from one coast of New Zealand to the other. From your carriage you'll see the fields of the Canterbury Plains and farmland, followed by the spectacular gorges and river valleys of the Waimakariri River. Your train then climbs into the Southern Alps before descending through lush beech rain forest to the West Coast town of Greymouth - a great base for visits to Punakaiki and the always popular glaciers.

    Duration: 4.5 hours (approx.) - $45.45
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