Planning a tour of New Zealand starting in Wellington? These tours offer exciting opportunities to travel north or south from Wellington on short and long tours. Browse escorted holidays and custom coach touring experiences departing from New Zealand's cultural and political capital city.
Depart Wellington and cruise across the Cook Strait on board the Interislander Ferry and make your way down the South Island, stopping in Dunedin, Milford Sound and Queenstown, before making your way back up to finish your New Zealand adventure in Christchurch.
Starting in Wellington and finishing Auckland The Grand Pacific 8 day Taste of the North Island explores the highlights including the capital city of Wellington, Rotorua, Bay of Islands and Auckland City.
Spend 4 days touring across the South Island on an outstanding independent coach tour and stay in 4 star hotel accommodation. Ride from coast to coast on the TranzAlpine train, discover Gibbston Valley and Queenstown, visit the beautiful lakes of Wanaka and Hawea, enjoy a magical whale watching tour, plus more!
Discover the wonders of New Zealand's North Island on this fantastic 8 day escorted coach tour with AAT Kings. Beginning in Wellington, enjoy a tour of the city sights and time to explore New Zealand's national museum, Te Papa, from here it's on to Rotorua, the country's cultural capital, and an evening of traditional performance and food at the Tamaki Maori Village. On to Waitomo where you will delve deep underground to discover the wonders of the glow worm caves. Finish up with a trip to the sub-tropical Bay of Islands and the beautiful northern coastlines, before heading back to Auckland for a final evening of cosmopolitan exploration in the City of Sails.
Beginning in Wellington, this 6 day South Island highlights tour includes a visit to Dunedin, a cruise through the stunning Milford Sound and time to explore the beautiful mountain resort of Queenstown, before returning to Christchurch via Mt Cook National Park.
From Wellington to Auckland, travel across the North Island and enjoy a range of uniquely Kiwi activities. Visit a Maori village and experience the local Maori culture, discover the geothermal wonderland of Rotorua and venture underground to see the sparkling caverns of the Waitomo glowworm caves.
See the sites and taste the delicious wine in Napier. Visit the Huka Falls, the Redwood Forest and New Zealand's wonderful capital. Immerse yourself in Maori culture and get a real taste of North Island New Zealand as you travel comfortably with Inspiring journeys.
From Wellington to Christchurch, travel south on this 6 day independent coach tour and enjoy the spectacular scenery that the South Island has to offer. Stay in excellent 4 star accommodation as you journey between Wellington, Dunedin, Queenstown, and Christchurch as you stop off at some of the South Island's must see destinations.
There's so much to see in New Zealand's South Island! Get a taster of our beautiful country on this 3 day tour and see some spectacular scenery as you journey up the West Coast, ride the TranzAlpine scenic train, and visit some of our beautiful alpine resort towns including Wanaka, Hawea and Queenstown.
Journey through the heart of the North Island on this 4 day tour from New Zealand's capital city of Wellington to the country's largest city, Auckland. Highlights along the way include the art deco city of Napier, a taste of New Zealand's unique Maori culture, the geothermal wonders of Rotorua, and a visit to the magical Waitomo glowworm caves.