Getting around New Zealand
Flights to New Zealand
If you are short of time, but still wish to make the most of your trip to New Zealand, by visiting both islands flying can provide a quick and economical way to travel. Both Qantas and Air New Zealand have good networks and offer good value flights and air passes. Our consultants are able to quote the most up to date offers and prices.
New Zealand Car Hire
New Zealand is an ideal self drive destination. Driving is a pleasure as most roads are quiet and relaxing giving you time to take in the breathtaking scenery en route. As with Australia, our recommended car hire company is Auto-Europe UK who provide competitive and fully inclusive rates for both islands. To receive a quotation please contact our office on 01524 33066.
Motorhomes in New Zealand
With a fully equipped vehicle you're free to explore the wonders of New Zealand. Simply stop where you want, when you want with none of the worry of looking for accommodation. We have a choice of models available from the leading Motorhome companies Britz, Maui, Pacific Horizon and Kea Campers. This is a very popular option, particularly between January and April, so early booking is recommended! Call us for details and a quote.
Our preferred travel partner in New Zealand is Kirra Tours a New Zealand tour operator who have developed a fine reputation since operating their first tours in 1968. Through them we can offer you a superb selection of coach holidays to help you enjoy the spectacular scenic attractions of New Zealand. Both North and South Islands are featured with durations from 3 days to 16 days.
Why a coach tour Holiday you may be thinking?
We think this is one of the best ways to see and enjoy all the wonderful scenery and activities New Zealand has to offer particularly if your time is limited. Here are some of the reasons why.
- WORRY FREE AND RELAXED
The itinerary is all preplanned and all your reservations are already made so you can relax and enjoy your holiday.
- GREAT VALUE
Contract rates and bulk buying power guarantee great value.
- SUPERB SIGHTSEEING
New Zealand's favourite sights are included in your holiday and your experienced Coach Captain will share with you his in-depth knowledge of New Zealand and its attractions.
- NO DRIVING
No concerns about how long the journey will take or missing a turn, or missing the sights because your concentrating on the road.
- WELL BALANCED ITINERARIES
Plenty of time to enjoy the sights along the way. Most of the longer tours average less than 250 kilometres per day.
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We are also please to act as agents for AAT Kings, APT, Newman's, Scenic Tours and many more quality coach operators. For under 35's we recommend Contiki Holidays. To see more of what they can offer call to discuss your requirements or for a brochure.
If we still haven't convinced you or you are a more independent traveller Kirra Tours also provide us with car hire, hotels, self catering, cruises, guided walks, bicycle tours, trains journeys, Interislander ferries, and coach passes. In short just about everything you need for the perfect holiday!
Call for a copy of our Holiday Planner with full details of what's available.
Also for independent travellers and backpackers we would recommend KIWI Experience as a great way to see New Zealand. They do not offer coach tours or express services but travel passes for set routes linking popular sights and attractions. You can hop on and off along the route as often as you like as the passes are valid for twelve months.