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Want the best advice for your New Zealand Coach tour?

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If you are considering a New Zealand Coach Tour then talk to 'The Experts' because our experience ensures you get the best experience!

New Zealand Coach Tours is part of the New Zealand Fine Touring Group, a New Zealand owned and operated company. We have been showing people around New Zealand since 2004 and have always had an uncompromising determination to deliver the best experience to our customers. Our specialist coach touring business chooses the best operators and our team can advise the best tour to suit you. Plus of course our 'world famous in New Zealand' Best Price Guarantee ensures you get great value. Get in touch today and see for yourself why we are New Zealand's leading tour company. Here are more reasons to give us a call today ...  

  • Our friendly team have all experienced coach touring around New Zealand. First hand experience!
  • We represent only the best coach touring brands.
  • Our service doesn't stop once you buy a tour - we have 24 hour support should you need it.
  • Want to stay longer - our team are experts at creating pre and post tour experiences.
  • Through our Thrifty brand we can create a tour of New Zealand by coach to fully suit you.
  • We will work very hard to understand what you are looking for in a tour and ensure that you enjoy a touring experience that is right for you.
  • We are a member of Tourism Industry Association Aotearoa.
  • We use secure technology to protect your information and your payments.
  • Last but not least - we offer a Best Price Guarantee. Find a better price and we beat it - its that simple.

If you would like to work for New Zealand Coach Tours then check out our job opportunities here.

New Zealand Coach Tours are proud members of Tourism Industry Aotearoa and The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand. We are also Qualmark Gold Certified, Tourism New Zealand's official mark of quality and sustainability and all our NZ travel experts are registered 100% Pure New Zealand specialists.

Meet our travel specialists

Staff list
Nichole White
Nichole White

Travel Specialist

There are so many coach options to choose from in New Zealand but Nichole has the know-how to sort through and find something to suit you. Driven by making sure the tour you book is right for you, you're in the right hands!

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 7468 358
Christina Brockie
Christina Brockie

Travel Specialist
Operating a keen eye for detail, Christina's clients are treated to flawless itineraries. Lover of motorcycles, 4WD adventures the weekends are for living on the edge.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +61 7 3778 4320
Louise Barrett
Louise Barrett

Travel Specialist
Motivated to get customers the best for their time and budget. Lou can be found immersing herself in the garden when she's not at the office.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0895
Chelsea Lodge
Chelsea Lodge

Travel Specialist
With a history in guiding Chelsea knows all the hidden gems, must-do locations and best places in New Zealand to explore. If you can't track her down she's probably rowing across the beautiful Lake Wanaka - when it's not windy.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 222 8021
Carly Baker
Carly Baker

Travel Specialist
Originally from Sydney, Australia, Carly moved to Wanaka about 5 years ago. She has a passion for travel and loves talking about globetrotting as well as seeing how travel makes people feel. At NZ Coach Tours, her mission is to share what this stunning country has to offer.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Janette Bagley
Janette Bagley

Travel Specialist

Janette has spent over 20 years in the tourism industry. Although many years have been spent showing kiwis to the world she has recently become a member of the New Zealand Coach Tours team and is enjoying sharing her favourite destination, New Zealand, with the world.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 222 8003
Owen Hunt
Owen Hunt

Travel Specialist
Having spent 4 years travelling around Canada, Europe and South America, working across all areas of the ski and hospitality industry, Owen realised his dream and moved to New Zealand. He spent 4 months travelling in his van, exploring all the sights NZ has to offer and loves that he can share his experiences with others looking for an equally amazing time in this beautiful country. Though winter is where Owen thrives, in summer he still can't tear himself away from the mountains. He spends his time hiking and rock climbing and loves to help others out with where the best spots are.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Angela Winton
Angela Winton

Travel Specialist
With over 18 years of tourism experience, Ang has a wealth of knowledge to share and will help you to make the most out of your New Zealand vacation.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Victoria Parrack
Victoria Parrack

Travel Specialist

Originally from England, Vickie has been working as a travel agent in Australia and New Zealand for the past 6 years. She loves the unique culture and nature of this side of the globe and enjoys nothing more than drinking a glass of wine after a long hike.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +61 7 3778 4320
Harriet McGregor
Harriet McGregor

Travel Specialist
A passionate adventurer, Harriet has walked New Zealand from top to bottom (The 3,000km Te Araroa trail), so there are hardly any locations she cannot tell you about.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Ziggy Callan
Ziggy Callan

Travel Specialist
Ziggy is originally from the Yarra Valley, a stunning wine region in Australia and has many amazing memories from travels throughout. After falling in love with the South Island of New Zealand, Ziggy relocated to Wanaka to continue exploring all this beautiful country has to offer. From the lakes and mountains to skiing, hiking, and exploring all the amazing cuisine, Ziggy is passionate about sharing this beautiful place and is excited to help plan your next dream holiday.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Petra Obrovska
Petra Obrovska

Travel Specialist
Before settling in Wanaka, Petra travelled extensively on her own and as a tour guide. These adventures have equipped her with excellent problem-solving skills and resourcefulness.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Neisha Hill
Neisha Hill

Travel Specialist
Neisha has always loved to travel and has a passion for sharing this with others. She has visited many countries around the world, but nowhere has ever come close to New Zealand in her eyes. The landscapes are unbeatable, with wildlife and natural beauty at every turn. Neisha has swum with dolphins, climbed mountains, rushed down waterfalls, flown above glaciers and enjoyed world-class wine. Designing bespoke once-in-a-lifetime holidays for people to explore this beautiful country is a dream come true!

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Sabina Din
Sabina Din

Travel Specialist
Sabina is a world traveller who has visited over 40 countries, and she has come to realise that New Zealand is the place she wants to call home. She is proud to be part of the dynamic team at Fine Tours New Zealand, where they work together to ensure that their customers have the best possible experience. With their combined knowledge, experience, and energy, Sabina and her team are dedicated to making sure that each and every customer can enjoy the best of what New Zealand has to offer.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Tia Chesser
Tia Chesser

Travel Specialist
Tia, originally from Adelaide, Australia, has been a world traveller and has visited over 30 countries in the past decade. However, she has chosen to make New Zealand her home due to its stunning surroundings and abundance of hidden gems waiting to be explored. The mountains initially drew Tia to the country, but it was the rich culture and experiences that made her stay. Tia is eager to share the beauty of New Zealand and all it has to offer with the rest of the world.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Gina Lowen
Gina Lowen

Travel Specialist
Gina was born and raised in New Zealand. She has travelled around the country multiple times and has many future travel goals to keep exploring. Gina studied at the New Zealand School of Tourism and in her spare time, you will find her outside skiing, climbing, or tramping. With her knowledge and deep passion for travel, Gina can assist you with creating your dream holiday.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Lisa Gloeckner
Lisa Gloeckner

Travel Specialist
Lisa is a passionate traveller who made Wanaka her home five years ago. New Zealand captured her heart, and she loves spreading that love in the travel industry. Customising itineraries is her jam, and she has got your back from fiords to alpine trails and city vibes to lakeside serenity. Lisa strives to make your New Zealand dream come true, one personalised journey at a time!

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Jon Andrews
Jon Andrews

Travel Specialist
Jon, originally from the UK, left his home country 10 years ago and fell in love with New Zealand. Since then, he has been working in the travel industry, organising tours for 9 years. Jon is an avid explorer, from climbing mountains to kayaking through the beautiful lakes and oceans of NZ. He is captivated by the beauty and adventure that this region has to offer. Jon has a particular passion for road trips and considers New Zealand to have some of the best routes in the world. He is constantly in awe of the picturesque landscapes that seem straight out of a postcard, and he always advises travellers to ensure their cameras have enough battery life to capture the breathtaking scenery that surrounds them.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Kayla Bailey
Kayla Bailey

Travel Specialist
Kayla was originally born in Cairns, Australia. When she was 6 years old, her parents sold everything and took her and her sister to New Orleans where they bought a sail yacht. For six years, they lived on the yacht and travelled through the Caribbean, then went through the Panama Canal and spent some time in the South Pacific Ocean. They eventually returned to Australia and based themselves on the Sunshine Coast, where Kayla completed high school. After visiting New Zealand on holiday, she instantly fell in love and has now made Wanaka her home. Travelling has been a significant part of Kayla's life since childhood and continues to be a major passion. She is excited to share her experiences and assist you in creating your perfect holiday.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Shelby Hewlett
Shelby Hewlett

Travel Specialist
Shelby recently moved to New Zealand from the Scottish Highlands and now calls Wanaka home. With a degree in Adventure Tourism Management, she's passionate about creating unique mountain experiences. Shelby enjoys exploring areas with authentic local character and culture and always strives to provide warm and innovative service when forming bespoke itineraries for her clients. She's excited to learn more about New Zealand and help her clients make the most of their adventures here.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Ella Stalker
Ella Stalker

Travel Specialist
After spending two and a half years in Canada, travelling and working in various roles across the travel industry, Ella decided to follow her dream and move to New Zealand. Since arriving, she has fallen in love with the country's natural beauty, from the stunning mountains and lakes to the breathtaking coastlines. Ella has a passion for travelling and enjoys sharing her experiences with others.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Kayla Gray
Kayla Gray

Travel Specialist
Kayla grew up in a small town northwest of Auckland, where she learned to enjoy the simple things in life and create her own fun. She now resides in the breathtaking Wanaka, where the picturesque landscape feels like living on a movie set. Kayla's passion for exploring the world has been ignited by her travels, both near and far. She studied tourism after graduating high school and is now equipped with the tools to assist in creating an unforgettable experience in our beautiful country.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Mackenzie Neely
Mackenzie Neely

Travel Specialist
Mackenzie is originally from Canada and has been living in New Zealand since 2022. She quickly fell in love with everything that New Zealand has to offer, from its beautiful lakes and beaches to its towering mountains and incredible wildlife. Mackenzie is passionate about travel and excited to be in a position where she can share her knowledge about New Zealand!

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Louise Hodge
Louise Hodge

Travel Specialist
Louise is a New Zealand Maori, born and raised on the North Shore of Auckland. In recent years, she has been residing in and exploring the South Island of New Zealand. An outdoor enthusiast, she spends most of her leisure time hiking in the summer and skiing in the winter. Through her travels, Louise has come to appreciate the wealth of experiences her home country has to offer, from Great Walks to wine tours, whale watching, and mountain exploration. With a wealth of personal experiences to share, Louise is eager to assist in creating the perfect itinerary for travelers seeking a unique New Zealand experience.

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Anna Le Roux
Anna Le Roux

Travel Specialist
Anna is originally from France but fell in love with New Zealand upon arrival in 2019. She has spent a considerable amount of time exploring this beautiful country and takes pleasure in sharing her passion with clients. Anna enjoys venturing off the beaten track to explore the wilderness and encounter native wildlife. She is eager to assist you in creating your dream vacation!

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Sophie McKenzie
Sophie McKenzie

Travel Specialist
Sophie grew up in Australia and England with her amazing family, and has been fortunate enough to travel extensively around the world since stepping out on her own. Her travels have given her an incredible insight into what makes a truly unforgettable holiday, something that she would love to help others experience. Sophie has a special passion for winter sports such as skiing and snowboarding, as well as enjoying a nice hot chocolate. During the summer months, you can find her hiking, camping, and road tripping with her partner. She adores working with people and takes great pleasure in constructing the perfect travel experience for her clients and their loved ones.  

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Brittany Withell
Brittany Withell

Travel Specialist

Brittney has lived in this beautiful country her whole life, and she is proud to call herself a New Zealand citizen! Helping people is at the core of her being, and making people happy is equally important. She absolutely loves the outdoors and gets excited about new adventures! Brittney is here to support you in any way and is excited to help you embrace new exciting travel experiences. 

Make an appointment here to talk to me when it suits you.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Madi Stroud
Madi Stroud

Travel Specialist Support
Madi grew up in Auckland and moved to the South Island in 2019. She hasn't looked back since! One of the best things about living in Wanaka is having easy access to mountains, lakes, rivers, and forests. Travelling is a passion of hers and she takes great satisfaction in planning an amazing holiday. As a Kiwi, she is proud of her country and has travelled extensively throughout New Zealand and loves helping others discover the beauty!

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Dana Aplin
Dana Aplin

Travel Specialist Support
Dana was born and raised in the beautiful Bay of Islands of New Zealand and now resides in Wanaka. She has covered almost every corner of the country but there is always more to explore! New Zealand has a strong travel culture and sense of adventure, and it’s infectious to everyone who visits. Dana loves her part of the world because of the isolated wild places, and incredible endemic biodiversity that you need to see for yourself to believe!

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Chris Waddick
Chris Waddick

Travel Specialist Support
With a background in conservation and hospitality, Chris has first-hand knowledge of what places to avoid, the best times to visit different places and spots to encounter amazing wildlife.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Danielle Lillico
Danielle Lillico

Travel Specialist
Danielle loves to travel and has spent a lot of her life searching for the next adventure and exciting destination to visit. When she arrived in New Zealand, she knew that she had found her home away from home. This beautiful country offers everything she could ever want - adventure, incredible hospitality, and beautiful scenery. Danielle is excited to share her wealth of knowledge with others and help them experience the amazing wonders of New Zealand firsthand.

Linda Wells
Linda Wells

Sales and Customer Service Manager
With over 30 years of experience in the travel industry, Linda's mission is to ensure client expectations are exceeded.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
Marissa Cuadero
Marissa Cuadero

Key Agent Support
Spending over 7 years in Hotel Management, Marissa has learned how to help people make their time in New Zealand the best possible experience.

Telephone: +64 3 443 0812
New Zealand Coach Tours supports the Tiaki Promise
The Tiaki Promise
Tiaki means to care for people and place


New Zealand is precious and however we travel, we all have a responsibility to look after this country.
The Tiaki Promise is a commitment to care for New Zealand now and for future generations. We at New Zealand Coach Tours are committed to this promise. 
By following the Tiaki Promise, you are also making a commitment to New Zealand and acting as a guardian protecting and preserving our home.

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