Choice of Travel

Independent Self Drive

Many of our clients explore New Zealand independently by quality rental car or 4WD vehicle. We will design a customised self-drive itinerary to meet your requirements and budget. You will be met at the airportand supplied with your itinerary and final tour documentation including vouchers, touring information, detailed maps and the directions on a daily basis needed to enjoy discovering New Zealand independently. You have the security of knowing that our close friends and local agents at TravelTime New Zealand are just a phone call away if the need arises.

From enjoying all the popular sights and getting away from it all, to choosing from a great choice of lodges, B&B’s, hotels and farmstays - together we can plan a very special and unforgettable experience of New Zealand for you.

Private Car and Driver

With a private car and driver/guide, you can sit back and relax in a luxury vehicle while someone else drives and introduces you to New Zealand. You can enjoy the privilege of stopping to see those special places en route and enjoy as much or as little exclusive commentary as you wish! We will design the exact itinerary you are looking for. There is a wonderful selection of luxury lodges and B&B’s available, all of which have been highly recommended by our valuable past clients and/or our own personal inspection.

Independent Seat on Coach

This is independent touring by scheduled service coach with a customised itinerary. You will be met at the airport with travel documents. Transfers, by private vehicle or shuttle between transport and accommodation are included. You can enjoy the luxury of being collected from your accommodation each day to enjoy whatever sightseeing activities or touring is arranged. You can enjoy sitting back and relaxing on quality New Zealand network coaches while listening to the available commentary.

Special and General Interest Group Tours

Over the years our close friends and agent, Travel Time South Pacific Ltd has operated a wide variety of special interest and general interest tours including tours for seniors, college students, Rotarians, rail enthusiasts, vintage aviation groups, orchestras, choirs, dance groups, lawn bowlers, golfers, cricket supporters, gardeners, horticulturalists, bird watchers and farm study groups have all been helped. In this way we can provide experienced tour managers, driver- guides. Through a leading New Zealand tour operator we provide the best coaches, all fully air conditioned and ranging in size from 12 seats to 53 seats - the larger coaches with on board toilets. We receive excellent group rates from hotels and the main sightseeing attractions so you will find our tour costs very competitive and operational standards unsurpassed.


Travelling by motorhome is a fantastic way for your clients to appreciate New Zealand’s great outdoors with the freedom to travel at your own pace. With accommodation and transport combined, travelling by motorhome promises increased flexibility and independence – allowing you to make bookings at holiday parks of your choice. New Zealand offers excellent holiday park facilities throughout the country with properties offering well appointed bathrooms and showering facilities, kitchens, resources to dispose of waste water and recreational facilities. A variety of vehicles are available – from small 2-berth vehicles without shower/toilet up to spacious 6-berth vehicles with shower/toilet facilities. Minimum age to hire vehicle applies. We can also provide pre & post motorhome tour accommodation, transfers and services.

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Escorted Coach Tours

You may wish to travel with the advantage of an experienced tour manager. Fully escorted coach tours of New Zealand with set departure dates are available. Advantages of Escorted Coach Touring include extensive touring commentary from coach captains, the opportunity to meet fellow travellers and the services of a tour manager allowing you to sit back and enjoy New Zealand without worrying about small travel details. Tours from 3 to 21 days duration targeting different age groups and interests are available. Accommodation options are available from 3 to 4½ star levels of accommodation to suit every budget.

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