Welcome to our world and - Real New Zealand Tours
Itineraries customised by New Zealand based specialists who know what the guidebooks don't
New exclusive free deal - All North and South Island self-drive trips booked (with a deposit) from 1st January to 30th May 2019 enjoy an exhilarating 20-minute free scenic helicopter flight for two over our mighty spectacular Southern Alps - with a snow landing. Contact us now for your customised bespoke itinerary.
Immerse yourself, our people, our places -
Real New Zealand Tours specialises in handcrafted luxury travel with self-drive or private driver (fully guided) trips, personalised bespoke customised itineraries to ensure you have a truly unique and authentic experience.
We are proud to be accredited by Tourism New Zealand as a 100% Pure New Zealand Travel Specialist - New Zealand based.
We are also Qualmark accredited, Tourism New Zealand’s official quality assurance organisation, providing a trusted guide to quality travel experiences.
When you see a business displaying the Qualmark symbol you can be assured that the business has met stringent quality standards and environmental criteria earning Tourism New Zealand’s official quality mark - we are therefore considered experts and look forward to helping you perfect your dream vacation to beautiful New Zealand - self-drive or private driver (fully guided) trips, we offer both, try us - you’ll like us.
We would like to mention we have many highly satisfied visitors who have travelled with us - you can see our very positive 5-star travel reviews -
We believe our point of difference is -
- Personalisation - we do it best because we care
- When you visit Christchurch - I personally (Geoff, Director, founder, owner) will spend half a day complimentary sightseeing- to show you our beautiful local "Garden City" and harbour sights
- Same evening - we entertain you, Libby my wife (our Tour Director) dine at a lovely historic restaurant (stone building) in our beautiful Botanical gardens beside the very scenic Avon river
- We include 24 hour 7 days per week free-phone helpline support while you are in New Zealand, and Geoff's personal mobile number - 021 177 9526 (+64 21 177 9526)
- We include a personal airport meet and greet service on arrival with a private transfer to your first night's accommodation
- Our 5 Star trip reviews make us one of the world's best boutique luxury tour operators, travel specialists
- We are 100% "Kiwi" owned, New Zealand based (not offshore) and specialise only in New Zealand touring. We create customised, bespoke itineraries quick as a flash - especially just for you
- Our promise to you, every day an exciting new journey. We do not make promises we cannot keep! You will not be disappointed
- Wake up in paradise, meet friendly locals, and enjoy majestic landscapes. All you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy your dream vacation
- Immerse yourself into our unique culture, heritage, nature and wildlife. Whatever the occasion, Real New Zealand Tours will make it happen for you
All our itineraries offer exciting authentic options -
- Visit places where the locals go
- Visit our many beautiful National parks, World Heritage sites, and traditional Kiwi sheep farms. You will have the opportunity to see majestic mountains snow-capped even in summer, to view and explore awesome glaciers, ancient rain forests, pristine lakes and rivers, remote golden sandy beaches, and active volcanoes
- Maori Cultural evening experience, Honeymoon packages, world-famous Lord of the Rings tours, including visits to Sir Peter Jackson's magical Hobbiton village, Matamata and Weta workshops, Wellington
- Visits to our famous award-winning wineries, experience "Soul Journeys" Queenstown, a world-class Wellness retreat. Enjoy our world-famous film location tours, or many thrilling adventure activities, unique attractions like Penguin Watch, and much more
Six reasons to book your New Zealand trip with Real New Zealand Tours
- Our team has over 25 years of New Zealand tourism industry experience and will personally help you plan your itinerary to ensure you have your best trip ever
- We are 100% Kiwi owned, locally based, we know real New Zealand best! - you will not be disappointed
- You will travel each day in superb luxury and comfort in modern spacious air-conditioned vehicles
- We Kiwis are very proud of our unique and fascinating Maori culture, so we will share it intimately with you
- We have rich tales to tell and share, of our history, our legends and our future. Immerse yourself in Real New Zealand
- We donate funds to a non-profit making Penguin Conservation project managed by Dr Chris Challies, a world-leading authority on Penguins. When booking your trip with Real New Zealand Tours you are actively supporting this wonderful project, thank you