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Enjoy Amazing Scenic Train Trips During Your New Zealand Tour

Would you like to experience some of New Zealand's famous scenic train trips on your NZ tour? The TranzAlpine, The Northern Explorer, The Coastal Pacific, any number of short train excursions? There are many scenic train experiences to include in your NZ experience. Explore our extensive range of wonderful tours that include scenic rail journeys and experiences.

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5 day Southern Highlights with Milford Sound

5 days from Christchurch to Christchurch

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Milford Sound New Zealand
Thrifty Tours
 New Zealand independent tour
 Motels - 4 nights
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 Viewed 336 times in the last 7 days
 

Enjoy 5 days exploring New Zealand's South Island with this excellent independent touring itinerary. Journey from Christchurch in a loop around the South Island. Cruise through Milford Sound, visit Mt. Cook National Park, explore the West Coast glaciers, and travel on the TranzAlpine scenic train.

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Grand Pacific Tours 19 Day New Zealand Showcase

19 days from Auckland to Christchurch

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Grand Pacific Coach tour Vehicle
Grand Pacific Tours
 New Zealand escorted tour
 Hotel 4 star - 18 nights
  Pre and post tour options? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 382 times in the last 7 days
 

One of the most popular and comprehensive tours of New Zealand, explore New Zealand's major locations and attractions plus much more. Activities range from a Bay of Islands cruise to a look into a working dairy farm in Arrowtown. Experience New Zealand's spectacular scenery and history.

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Glaciers Overnight

2 days from Queenstown to Christchurch

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Arial view of Fox Glacier
Thrifty Tours
 New Zealand independent tour
 Motels - 1 nights
  Customisable? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 118 times in the last 7 days
 

Highlights include: Queenstown • the Gibbston Valley • Lakes Wanaka and Hawea •  Visit Franz Josef Glacier • the wild West Coast • The world famous TranzAlpine Scenic Train

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3 day TranzAlpine Glaciers and Queenstown

3 days from Christchurch to Queenstown

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Franz Josef glacier, New Zealand
Thrifty Tours
 New Zealand independent tour
 Hotel 4 star - 2 nights
  Customisable? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 98 times in the last 7 days
 

From Christchurch you’ll cross the Southern Alps on board the world famous Tranz Alpine Scenic Train.  On reaching the ruggedly beautiful West Coast you’ll follow the coastline south to Franz Josef where you’ll spend the next 2 nights.  From your base in Franz Josef you’ll have time to explore the pristine wilderness of Westland Tai Poutini National Park and the fabulous glaciers.  Leaving the glacier region you’ll continue south through the stunning Haast Pass to the Southern Lakes region and the ‘Adventure Capital’ of Queenstown.

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AAT Kings 14 Day New Zealand Vista

14 days from Auckland to Christchurch

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AAT Kings Tour Guide
AAT Kings
 New Zealand escorted tour
 Hotel 3 star - 13 nights
  Pre and post tour options? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 290 times in the last 7 days
 

Enjoy this comprehensive tour travelling encompassing Auckland in the north to Milford Sound in the south and everything in between! Visit New Zealand's major cities and locations with time to explore your destinations and enjoy a selection of great activities along the way.

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2 day TranzAlpine and West Coast Glaciers to Queenstown

2 days from Christchurch to Queenstown

Tranzalpine Rail Route
Thrifty Tours
 New Zealand independent tour
 Hotel 4 star - 1 nights
  Customisable? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 65 times in the last 7 days
 

Highlights include: The world famous Tranz Alpine Scenic Train • The wild West Coast • Visit Franz Josef Glacier •  Lakes Wanaka and Hawea • the Gibbston Valley • Queenstown

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Kirra Tours 10 day Classic TranzAlpine Panorama 2019/20

10 days from Christchurch to Christchurch

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Panoramic Train South Island
Kirra Tours
 New Zealand escorted tour
 Hotel 4 star - 9 nights
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 Viewed 91 times in the last 7 days
 

Discover the spectacular South Island of New Zealand, taking in the southern loop from Christchurch down the central spine of the Southern Alps and onto the East and West Coasts. Board the famous TranzAlpine train journey from Greymouth to Christchurch, a great way to finish off your holiday experience!

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4 day Glacier, Queenstown and Milford Sound highlights

4 days from Christchurch to Christchurch

Autumn Colours, Central Otago
Thrifty Tours
 New Zealand independent tour
 Motels - 3 nights
  Customisable? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 43 times in the last 7 days
 

Highlights include: The world famous Tranz Alpine Scenic Train, The wild West Coast, Visit Franz Josef Glacier, Lakes Wanaka and Hawea, the Gibbston Valley, Queenstown, Milford Sound and Mt Cook National Park.

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Thrifty Tours
 New Zealand independent tour
 Hotel 4 star - 3 nights
  Customisable? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 50 times in the last 7 days
 

Travel from Wellington to Queenstown over 4 days on this independent coach tour. Take a whale watching tour, visit Franz Josef Glacier, ride the TranzAlpine scenic train, plus much more!

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Glaciers overnight

2 days from Queenstown to Christchurch

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Fox Glacier
Thrifty Tours
 New Zealand independent tour
 Hotel 4 star - 1 nights
  Customisable? YES Enquire Enquire
 Viewed 25 times in the last 7 days
 

Highlights include: Queenstown • the Gibbston Valley • Lakes Wanaka and Hawea •  Visit Franz Josef Glacier • the wild West Coast • The world famous Tranz Alpine Scenic Train

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Luci Dall'Armi & Stephen Atkinson, 3 day Glaciers and TranzAlpine Queenstown to Christchurch, Travelled on 7th January 2020
We were happy with the accommodation in Franz Josef and the coach travel from Queenstown and then on to Greymouth. The TranzAlpine train journey was great. Thank you
Angna Desai (Angie) & Nainesh Desai, Custom Majestic New Zealand, Travelled on 4th January 2020
Thank you very much for all your help letting us experience New Zealand in a unique way. We really had good time and will definitely suggest your tour company to others. Christina was very very knowledgeable and was very helpful from planning the...
Luan & Casper De Vries, Bay of Islands and Cape Reinga Deluxe 3 day tour, Travelled on 6th January 2020
Great service from Nichole, very helpful, friendly and on the ball. Great job Nichole

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