New Zealand Tours - Adventure travel, cycle & bus tours in New Zealand

New Zealand’s top rated adventure tour in National Geographics
‘Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth’

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Our New Zealand tours offer you more..

Flying Kiwi's award-winning tours guarantee....

MORE NATIONAL PARKS & REMOTE LOCATIONS. Our unique style of travel & Department of Conservation license ensures you visit stunning locations other tours can’t access + NZ’s best national parks & UNESCO World heritage sites.

MORE HIKES, CYCLE RIDES & ACTIVITIES. We offer more cycle rides, stunning hikes & adventure activities than any other New Zealand tour operator. Cycle options are for all levels.

MORE VALUE FOR MONEY. Our trips are unbeatable value with no single supplements, plenty of upgrade options & free inclusions.

MORE TASTY & HEALTHY MEALS. We include more meals than other NZ tours, saving you time & money. Enjoy dining by lakes, mountains & oceans everyday!

MORE flexibility & more time.  We spend less time travelling and more time exploring with shorter driving distances, hop on/off options & up to 3 days in New Zealand's most idyllic regions.

FULL NEW ZEALAND TOURS
NORTH ISLAND TOURS
SOUTH ISLAND TOURS
WHY TRAVEL NEW ZEALAND WITH FLYING KIWI

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Ultimate Explorer Tour

Explore every secret spot  on THE all points covered tour.

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from 27 days

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North & South Islands

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reverse traverse TOUR

Start at the bottom and head up through New Zealand's finest spots.

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from 14 days

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North & South Islands

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grand traverse TOUR

Take in the best of both islands from North to South.

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from 14 days

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North & South Islands

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custom TOUR

Create your own unique trip around both islands.

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from 4 days

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North & South Islands

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 We don’t like to boast, but... Flying Kiwi is the ONLY New Zealand tour company to be top rated and featured in National Geographic’s “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth” & the 2010, 2011 & 2012 World Travel Awards

 

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HOT ROCKS Tour

Explore every corner and secret spot of the North island.

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from 9 days

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North Island

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northern light TOUR

Head from Auckland to Wellington on this North island adventure.

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from 5 days

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North Island

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beach it TOUR

Escape the city to explore the bay of islands region.

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from 4 days

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North Island

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custom TOUR

Create your own unique trip around the North Island.

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from 2 days

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North Island

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We don’t like to boast, but... Flying Kiwi IS the original New Zealand adventure tour.  We have been running our trips for over 25 years = more experience, more secret spots and more expertise in ensuring your trip runs smoothly .

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Summer blast Tour

Explore every corner and secret spot of the South island.

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from 16 days

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South Island

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southern light TOUR

Hike, cycle and explore the most spectacular areas of the South.

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from 5 days

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South Island

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wild west TOUR

Explore the wild west coast and our favourite National parks..

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from 8 days

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South Island

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custom TOUR

Create your own unique trip around the South Island.

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from 2 days

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South Island

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We don’t like to boast, but... Flying Kiwi ARE the New Zealand experts.  We are based in New Zealand, we only operate in New Zealand, our staff are from New Zealand and we spend all year exploring New Zealand.  So if you want to head to NZ - travel with the experts.

Tour the best parts of New Zealand

New Zealand is a paradise for outdoor adventure enthusiasts - Lonely Planet, Wanderlust & other travel publications have rated New Zealand as their no. 1 destination and we know why! The travel experts praised new Zealand for its amazing landscapes, great hospitality and superb activity options. Our tours are designed to ensure you stay in these wonderful spots, have the chance to experience all the best activities and enjoy the best in Kiwi hospitality.

Our tours provide great flexibility

Flying Kiwi has developed a totally unique style of trip in New Zealand.  You will enjoy all the benefits of a tour with great food, accommodation and transportnew zealand tour photos provided but these tours have the flexibility to take extended breaks, choose what you want to do everyday and if our trips don't quite fit just contact us to build your own custom tour.

Bus Tours That Fit Your Budget

We travel New Zealand with groups of like-minded travellers saving serious money on camp fees, food, travel and activities. The tours can cost up to 50% less than other alternatives, leaving more money in your pocket to try unique adventures.

The first and best Adventure Travel company in New Zealand

For almost 30 years our trips have been refined to discover the best parts of New Zealand and numerous secret spots that other bus tours don't visit.  We explore and stay around some of the  best places in the world and we've also found the ultimate adventure activities to indulge in. By day we cycle awesome landscapes, hike awesome tracks, kayak turquoise waters, explore caves, experience Maori culture, raft dramatic rapids and much more. There is no pressure to participate, we cater for all fitness levels and there's always cost free alternatives.

The easy way to travel New Zealand

Every tour ensures that you spend as much time as possible enjoying the things you love. Your tour guides look after all the tricky planning parts and you just choose how to spend your day.  We help arrange all aspects of the tour for you and can even help with travel and accommodation outside the trip.

Tours that immerse you in New Zealand culture and landscapes

At flying Kiwi, we constantly refine our tours to find NZ.s truly unique spots. You still get to enjoy New Zealand's favourites, but thrill your friends with travel stories of mind-blowing landscapes, lush forests and amazing wildlife. Our tours use tents and cabins as opposed to multi share hostel dorms so you wake up to beautiful views, dine al-fresco, explore places away from the crowds and spend more time with the locals.

Great Fun, Superb People And Amazing Memories

We don't just employ bus drivers, but passionate New Zealand guides with great experience and people skills. Each tour will provide you with an amazing experience, but the people you meet, the friends you make and the memories you share are what makes Flying Kiwi new zealand adventure tours so great.

The easy way to tour New Zealand

Kia Ora (welcome) to Flying Kiwi -

New Zealand’s leading adventure tour company

Our tours offer a unique, award winning, New Zealand travel experience! Since 1988 we've been showing travellers the best of our incredible country and we'd love to share it with you. Our tours are flexible, great fun, outstanding value and cover all areas of NZ.
 
"Thanks for the best time of my life. New Zealand is a paradise for outdoor adventure and your tours are the perfect way to enjoy it all - i loved the hikes, bike rides, great people and waking up in such amazing places - I couldn't have asked for more " Dave, UK  
 
If you're ready to start exploring, check our New Zealand Tours - top rated in NZ for ensuring you:
a visit parts of NZ other tours don't reach                      a explore on optional hikes & bike rides everyday
a enjoy activities with no pressure to participate           a save money on these fantastic value trips
a Create your own custom tour with hop-off options      a stay in stunning locations with camp & cabin options

Thanks Flying Kiwi for the best trip of my life.  Every part of the tour was amazing.

Lindsey, UK, 2012

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