New Zealand Escorted Tours

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From Cape Reinga to World Heritage-listed Fiordland National Park, the length and breadth of New Zealand is a wonder-in-waiting for you to discover. A place with many hidden gems; explore bustling towns, breathtaking landscapes and everything in between.

North Island

From Auckland’s centrepiece harbour to the sublime scenery of the Bay of Islands, the bubbling geothermal pools of Rotorua and stylish Wellington, the North Island offers something for everyone. Maori culture is rich and ever-present in many parts of the North Island and you’ll love discovering their stories and traditions.

South Island

Towering alps, sweeping plains and rugged coastlines, the South Island will captivate and delight. Enjoy the many charms of a rejuvenated Christchurch and Scottish-influenced Dunedin. The mighty Southern Alps feature the extraordinary Franz Josef Glacier and stunning Mount Cook. While in the far south, explore Milford Sound and picturesque Queenstown, New Zealand’s adventure capital.

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Extraordinary Experiences

We have created a series of unique and exclusive experiences that will make your time in New Zealand truly unforgettable.
Our Scenic Enrich experiences are all-inclusive and exclusive, having been carefully curated to take you behind the scenes for encounters that are simply inaccessible to the ordinary traveller, while still being included in the price you pay. Our Scenic Freechoice daily excursions will enable you to explore charming towns frequented by friendly locals, dramatic mountain ranges, ethereal glaciers and dynamic cultures, all of which make New Zealand an otherworldly destination.

Here is a small selection of Scenic Enrich and Scenic Freechoice excursions that you could experience with us in New Zealand:

Scenic Enrich

  • Immerse yourself in the rich culture of the Maori people. Amidst the extraordinary beauty of the kauri forests, let our local guides introduce you to the ‘Lord of the Forest’, Tane Mahuta, a sacred 2,000-year-old tree, and share stories about the Bay of Islands. 
  • Explore the living Maori cultural centre Te Puia in Rotorua and spend time in this unique geothermal region. 
  • Meet the makers and sample some of their finest drops at Mission Estate Winery, New Zealand’s oldest and the birthplace of New Zealand wine. 
  • Travel around the world in 21 gardens as you explore the award-winning Hamilton Gardens and enjoy lunch in one of the private themed areas.  

Scenic Freechoice

  • Experience the thrill of a Wilderness Jet trip on the Dart River or excite your tastebuds with a ‘Taste of the Bay’ foodie tour in the Bay of Islands.
  • Explore New Zealand’s great aviation history at the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre in Blenheim or soak up the views from Skyline Rotorua as you taste handcrafted New Zealand wines.
  • Discover the Art Deco town of Napier in a 1930’s vintage car or enjoy one of Christchurch’s most iconic attractions, as an expert punter propels you along the Avon River.
  • In Queenstown, take a guided lakeside forest and bird walk, or discover the gold mining area of Skippers Canyon.
  • In select locations you’ll enjoy a wide array of dining options through Scenic Freechoice Dining. And of course it’s all included in the price you pay up front.

Travel tailored to you

When you travel with Scenic you can be confident that we’ll go further to ensure that every aspect of your journey has been carefully considered. It’s about going a degree beyond to ensure that your trip is a truly carefree experience.
Unique Inclusions
Explore the treasures of New Zealand’s land and people at Wellington’s Te Papa museum and discover traditionally inspired food. Arrive at Mission Estate after it’s closed to the general public and enjoy an exclusive dinner and wine tasting with the wine makers. Throughout your journey we bring you the best experiences that provide lasting memories.

The personal touch
You’ll enjoy smaller group sizes with no more than 40 guests throughout. We’ll personally greet you on arrival and, at the end of your journey, you’ll be transfered to your departure point.
Travel in style
Whether you’re travelling by road, boat or rail, you can look forward to first class or luxury standard transport such as modern coaches. Likewise, we provide you with the best possible touring options, no matter where in New Zealand you happen to be travelling.

Local knowledge

We use a combination of Tour Directors, local guides and experienced drivers to ensure our guests’ needs are fully catered to. Our local guides are integral to the experience, after all, nobody knows a location as well as someone who actually lives there.

Included Value
As always you can look forward to enjoying Scenic’s trademark brand of luxury. Hidden costs are taken care of and that includes all tipping and gratuities. 


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