MoaTours offers you the chance to explore off the beaten track destinations with their unique coach tours. MoaTours is the sister company of MoaTrek and has made its success out of offering kiwis a chance to venture away from the normal coach route. MoaTours have a huge range of specialist tours encompassing things such as the World of Wearable Arts, the Taranaki Garden Festival, Doubtful or Milford Sound and much more.
Start with a visit to Invercargill’s transport museums then fly to Stewart Island for two nights. From the island cruise across to Ulva Island bird sanctuary, a nature lover’s playground. Back on the mainland explore the stunning Catlins coastline and the albatross colony near Dunedin and Larnach Castle.
Get a taste for New Zealand the way it used to be. Take the road less travelled around the stunning East Cape to Hicks Bay and on to Gisborne and Rotorua, enjoying local hospitality along the way.
Stay in the heart of Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park, cruise on Milford Sound and take a spectacular flight back over the Alps to Queenstown. From Wanaka, the Haast Pass leads to lush rainforests, Franz Josef Glacier, Okarito Lagoon and Punakaiki’s wild coastline.
*May, July & Sept departures may vary slightly due to seasonal availability.
Float amid the untouched beauty of Doubtful Sound on an overnight cruise. Stay in stunning Queenstown and Wanaka, see Arrowtown and stay at the historic Cardrona Hotel. Tour up the West Coast to Franz Josef before returning over Arthur’s Pass.
Follow an eastward trail to the remote and primeval forests of Te Urewera to meet local guides and hear their stories. Mahia Peninsula is famous for surf breaks and rockets and Awakeri for rail carts to ride along the tracks. An "off the beaten track" true kiwi experience.
Fly over to Aotea Great Barrier to enjoy a leisurely holiday staying four nights in Shoal Bay and Mulberry Grove in relaxed, island-style accommodation. Explore the bush-lined roads, the coastline and harbours, from Port FitzRoy cruise to Kaikoura Island and around the harbour inlets.
Travelling on a comfortable air-conditioned coach with max 18 other travellers you will stay at Te Pania Hotel in the heart of the action to enjoy all that the Hawkes Bay art deco festival has to offer – parades, big bands, jazz bands, fairs and a delicious lunch at the acclaimed Mission Vineyard. As you travel with a knowledgeable guide you won't miss a thing on this fabulous 6-day tour.