See our great selection of multi-day bus and coach tours we offer in the North Island of New Zealand for our "young at heart" seniors
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Join our tour and escape to Waiheke Island, what a contrast to the hustle and bustle of Auckland - yet just a short ferry trip away. We first see some of the sights of Auckland, such as the latest shopping mall in Newmarket, or if you prefer - explore the Auckland Museum or Wintergardens. We will dine at the top of the Sky Tower on our first night.
Then unwind for 4 relaxing days on Waiheke, visiting the best wineries, gardens, arts and crafts and much more. This is a must see destination for our international A list celebs, so why not come and enjoy its many delights as well.
Join us as we visit two of New Zealand's great wine regions, the Hawkes Bay and the Wairarapa, to sample some amazing wine and food plus many other sights....
Our springtime tour includes great wineries, a farmers market, museums, glass art tour, a chocolate factory, a gannet colony tour, a brewery tour, a wildlife centre, historic homesteads and gardens, and much more. We dine at great restaurants and stay at the best hotels. We see amazing scenery as we navigate south from Tauranga, through Taupo to Napier, our location for three nights and then continue on to the Wairarapa for 2 nights in Martinborough. On our last day we continue to Wellington and then fly back.
Combine a relaxing train trip with the best seats at the world famous World of Wearable Arts show, back on in 2022 after the last two years were cancelled. Our 3 day trip lets us see all the sights, the WOW show and much more. WOW is one of New Zealand's most successful fashion stage shows is not to be missed. With direct flights combined with the Northern Explorer train trip to or from Wellington, we stay 2 nights at a waterfront city central hotel, tour all the city sights such as Te Papa, Weta Workshop, the Cable Car and Mount Victoria, and of course the highlight being premium platinum grade seats at the World of Wearable Arts show. Order of travel may change due to train timetables.
Hit the Pacific Coast Highway with us and enjoy a relaxing 6 days exploring the untouched East Coast region.
See stunning coastlines, rugged bush and sweeping beaches as we get to know this very unique area of the country.
We will stay at 3 coastal locations offering great views, plus 2 nights in Gisborne, with plenty of time to enjoy some great local activities along the way.
Join us on this extraordinary trip around the East Cape to Gisborne.
Join us and visit one of New Zealand's iconic garden festivals on our 5 day tour to the Taranaki Garden Festival....
This world renowned event showcases stunning public and private gardens of New Plymouth and the region. We will visit some fantastic gardens as part of the Taranaki Garden Festival (previously the Rhododendron Festival). This is not just a tour for those with ‘green fingers’ as we have a great program planned to see many of the other local highlights as well. Enjoy some fantastic scenery as we travel across the country, including an overnight stop at the famous Chateau Tongariro hotel.
Travel with us to one of New Zealand's great wine regions, the Hawkes Bay, to sample some amazing wine....
Our springtime tour will see us taste wines at many of the region's premium and boutique wine makers. A carefully selected itinerary will include at least 6 wineries, plus other interesting destinations, such as the Hawkes Bay Farmers Market in Hastings, an Art Deco guided walking tour of Napier and a visit to take in the stunning views from Te Mata Peak. With such a diverse range of food producers in the area we will have chance to taste a few additional flavours as we travel around this very productive area of New Zealand.
Join us on this new extended 7 day, 6 night adventure to Northland – an interesting region full of history, culture and amazing scenery.
We explore all the way to the top of New Zealand, Cape Reinga, travel along 90 Mile Beach. Visit Waitangi, Kerikeri, Russell, Tane Mahuta, the famous Kawakawa toilets and more.
With 3 days in Paihia and 2 days in Taipa we have time to relax as well as all the sights. Our final stay is at Omapere on the Hokianga.
Now includes cruise to Hole in the Rock.
Experience a Christmas like no other as we relax and unwind island style.
Let us take the hassle out of the festive period, beginning with two nights in Auckland for sights and a dinner atop the Sky Tower.
Then its off for a relaxing four days on Waiheke Island, where we explore all the delights the island has to offer, and of course spend Christmas in wonderful company enjoying a lovely Christmas day feast.
Experience one of New Zealand's iconic festivals on our 4 day tour to the TSB Festival of Lights....
This is must see event for garden lovers and should not be missed. Join our small group tour for 4 days as we travel south and west through stunning rural scenery to New Plymouth with an alternative return route to see even more of the less travelled roads of New Zealand.
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. Plenty of time to see other local sights or just relax at our city central hotel.
This short getaway packs a lot of wonderful sights into three days.
Travel the North Island Main Trunk Line from Hamilton to Wellington from the comfort of the Northern Explorer train. Plus sightseeing in Wellington, including a guided tour of the Te Papa museum, a Weta Workshop tour and the iconic Cable Car.
Two night stay in our Wellington 4 star harbourside hotel gives us plenty of time to see the sights before we fly back home.
From towering kauri forests, to the pohutukawa lined beaches, escape with us to explore the Coromandel Peninsula – an area full of scenic delights and fascinating history.
On our 5 day tour we traverse the peninsula, and explore some of the ‘off the beaten’ path areas. Overnight stays in Coromandel and Whitianga (2 nights in each) means we have a great base for our adventures.
Fancy a nice short break, then join our 2 day trip, riding the Northern Explorer train from Hamilton to National Park for an overnight stay at one of New Zealand's iconic hotels, The Chateau Tongariro.
Enjoy dinner together in the elegant Ruapehu Room, the hotel's signature restaurant. After a full breakfast the next day we travel up the mountain to ride the Sky Waka Gondola 1.8kms up to the Knoll Ridge Chalet, for a lunch of choice (your cost) 2020m above sea level. We then return to board our train north to Hamilton and the coach back to Tauranga. Also suitable for Auckland & Hamilton residents.
Join us for a relaxing and fun filled 3 days on our midwinter Christmas getaway to Taupo. Our small group tours are always preferred, chance to get to know your travelling companions as we celebrate this festive time but in the middle of winter here in NZ in July.
Set on the shores of the country’s largest lake, we will be staying at one of Taupo's best hotels with uninterrupted views of the magnificent lake and mountains. A relaxing program is planned with some local sights and activities on the agenda as well as plenty of down time to enjoy the hotels many facilities during our stay.