NZ Small group tours are selling fast

NZ small group tours incredibly popular

MoaTrek, Grand Pacific Ultimate and Inspiring Journey small group tours are immensely popular and selling fast! Up until the end of March 2023, these tours offered through We Tour New Zealand are almost sold out. But dates in April 2023 and later are still available, so we recommend you to start looking now for next year.

MoaTrek Small Group Tours for Mature Travellers

MoaTrek ToursMoatrek Tour Outside NZ's Oldest Pub is a tour operator focused on offering holidays for mature travellers. With a history dating back to the 1970s, Moatrek know their way around Aotearoa. And the maximum number of people on their tours is 18, so it’s easier for them to take you off the beaten tourist paths. All meals, sightseeing, entrees fees and activities are included in all tours. This ensures that you can enjoy your tour to the fullest without having to think about anything!

Interested in touring with this family-owned business? We Tour New Zealand offers 3 MoaTrek Tours…

South Island Kea

Departing from and returning to Christchurch, this tour visits all the well-known hotspots of the South Island. This 9-day tour allows you, not only to see the stunning scenery, but also to meet locals and watch native wildlife. Special highlights include: a fascinating flight over the Southern Alps, a visit to the Franz Josef Glacier and the Okarito Lagoon Wildlife Tour. While travelling the South Island, you will sleep in comfortable 4-star accommodations. The begin and end location is Christchurch.

Kaka NZ-Wide Tour

This 17-day tour covers the whole of Aotearoa New Zealand, departing Auckland and ending in Christchurch. You will enjoy the opportunity to learn about Maori culture and visit some beautiful regions in the South and North Island including Mount Cook National Park. During this tour, one of the highlights is a guided walk in Abel Tasman National Park. You will also take the Interislander Ferry that takes you from Wellington, through Queen Charlotte Sound, to Picton. Offering an enthralling variety of destinations and experiences, from mountain ranges to beaches to the countryside. It includes everything you need!


Kakapo Tour Group in the Bay of IslandsIn three weeks, you will experience why Kiwis love to spend their holidays in their own country. Starting in Auckland and ending in Christchurch, This tour is designed around top kiwi holiday spots. Beautiful views are guaranteed throughout. And you will experience the real New Zealand from up in the air and on land. Some of the highlights are a cruise in the Bay of Islands, a visit to Tongariro National Park and a day in, our adventure capital, Queenstown.

Touring with MoaTrek allows you to travel at an easy pace. Enjoy the magnificent countryside on one day. And get to know the locals on the next day.

Grand Pacific Ultimate Tours

Grand Pacific Ultimate CoachThese tours in coaches designed for the comfort of small groups have a maximum of 20 travellers. So touring with Grand Pacific Ultimate tours is for people who like to travel in style and comfort and with a luxury norm throughout their trip. This means that there is a business class level of service and quality of the coach and other extras like a documentation pack, boxed mints and a souvenir water bottle and leather seats. You will sleep in 4.5-star accommodation. All in all, everything is provided to give you the best personal experience.

Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise VesselWe Tour New Zealand offers 10 Grand Pacific Ultimate tours. Too many to list here. But the Ultimate Top of the South Island and Ultimate Rail Cruise and Coach tours are good examples of GP Ultimate tours. If they sound like your kind of tour, you need to see the rest of Ultimate’s amazing range of exclusive tour experiences

Ultimate Rail Cruise and Coach

In a 19 day tour, you will travel from Auckland on the North Island to Christchurch on the South Island. And along the way you’ll be treated to stunning train journeys and cruise experiences. Boredom simply isn’t an option on this experience-filled and diverse tour. You will visit the beaches in the Bay of Islands, do some sightseeing in Christchurch, sleep on an overnight cruise in Doubtful Sound, experience the world-famous the TranzAlpine train journey and many more.

Ultimate top of the south

After this 11-day tour loop tour from Christchurch, you will have “done” the top of the South Island. It takes in the most popular destinations and activities of this stunning area. Some of the highlights are a nature cruise in the coastal town of Akaroa, the Hokitika Gorge and the wine-growing region of Marlborough. With Nelson boasting the most sunshine hours in Aotearoa, you will definitely enjoy the lovely weather along the intriguing coastline.  And you’ll return home with unforgettable memories.

Inspiring Journeys

Travel in luxury coaches or 4WD vehicles on an Inspiring Journey. This ensures that the small group, which has a maximum of 22 guests, can stay in more exclusive and characterful accommodation. You will stay in 4-5 star boutique retreats, lodges and resorts.

Milford Sound Lunch CruiseWe Tour New Zealand offers four Inspiring Journey Tours. One on Stewart Island, one on the North Island, one on the South Island and one that covers the North and the South Islands… 

The Southern Drift South Island tour

Where the Grand Pacific tour we just looked at takes in the South Island north of Christchurch, this 11 day small group tour offers the iconic attractions of the south of the south. A rail journey, glaciers, Milford Sound (the 8th wonder of the world according to Rudyard Kipling), Queenstown, Dunedin. This tour packs in all the key attractions of area of New Zealand that famously provided the bulk of the locations for the Lord of the Rings & Hobbit movies.

The Land of the Long White Cloud Aotearoa tour

Experience the whole of Aotearoa (“The Land of the Long White Cloud”) in 19 awe-inspiring days of touring. This tour adds iconic North Island destinations to the Southern Drift itinerary, including the cultural and natural wonders of Rotorua. It’s an opportunity to see the whole of New Zealand in comfort with a small group of like-minded people.

Small Group Touring

Small group touring is a great option for anyone new to group touring and looking for a more exclusive experience. These tours can go places big coaches aren’t able to access and offer smaller groups and a more intimate experience than larger group tours. There are simply more options for a small group from dining to destinations.

If you’re interested in a New Zealand small group tour, don’t wait any longer. Contact us so we can lock in one of the available dates for you! In case you have any questions, do also not hesitate to call or email us. We would be more than happy to help you.

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