School Holiday Packages
Looking for a New Zealand family break to take during the school holidays? We have a range of short break holidays for you to choose from.
Grab the kids to help you browse the below School Holiday Deals and see where you’d like to go.
New Zealand’s largest city; Auckland is a vibrant and diverse place where nature and urban life go hand-in-hand, with 48 volcanic cones, more than 50 islands, and 29,000 km of coastline and beaches just minutes away from the arts and shopping of the central city.
Enjoy four days in the city with central accommodation and admission to some of the city’s top family attractions: Auckland Zoo, Sky Tower, and Kelly Tarltons SEALIFE Aquarium.
Prices from $250 pp
Bay of Islands
A coastline of golden beaches and rocky outcrops circles the stunningly beautiful Bay of Islands. Scattered with 150 islands, this region with its blue-green ocean, golden beaches and abundant wildlife, is renowned as a maritime adventure playground. Steeped in a rich and colourful history, the Bay of Islands is known as the birthplace of the nation of New Zealand. The area was discovered by Kupe the legendary Maori navigator, visited by Captain Cook in 1769 and is home to the historical Waitangi Treaty Grounds.
Enjoy four days exploring from Paihia with three nights accommodation plus activities including Waitangi Treaty Grounds day pass, a ferry to Russell and a half-day Hole in the Rock cruise.
Prices from $255 pp
The Waikato offers a range of activities and attractions to suit all ages and tastes – from the vibrant city hub of Hamilton to the rugged west coast, underground wonders and middle-earth movie magic, cycle trails and walking tracks, the beautiful themed Hamilton Gardens to the native bush of predator-free Sanctuary Mountain, from boutique beer breweries to artisan cheesemakers.
Enjoy four days in the heart of the Waikato and explore the region from your central Hamilton base, the package includes admission and guided tours at Hobbiton Movie Set, and Waitomo Glowworm Caves.
Prices from $275 pp
With a unique thermal and volcanic landscape, living Maori culture, natural hot springs and bubbling mud pools, Rotorua is one of New Zealand’s best known and most popular destinations. The region is renowned for Maori cultural activities, adrenalin-charged pursuits and a variety of family-friendly attractions.
Enjoy four days exploring Rotorua’s many highlights with the family, including: a water and land tour of Rotorua and surrounding lakes on an amphibious vehicle, walking high amongst the Redwood trees on suspension bridges, and an aerial gondola ride up Mt Ngongotaha to take in the panoramic views and the thrill of the luge rides!
Prices from $275 pp
Napier is a great place for a family break. Explore the iconic seafront with its wide Pacific Ocean vistas. Marine Parade has kids’ playgrounds, a junior bike track, sunken gardens, water fountains and an ocean viewing platform.
A highlight of the region is Napier’s beautifully preserved Art Deco architecture – one of the most complete collections of Art Deco buildings in the world.
Enjoy four days exploring the region from your Napier hotel, including; an Art Deco Vintage Car tour, and a 4×4 Safari to Cape Kidnappers Gannet Colony.
Prices from $325 pp
Christchurch is a vibrant and energetic city and a great place for a family holiday. The ‘Garden City’ has spectacular gardens, including the green expanse of Hagley Park and Christchurch Botanic Garden. There are numerous activities to enjoy with the kids many of which are included in this four-day break; a Christchurch Tram Tour through the city on a heritage tram, admission to Willowbank Wildlife Reserve, Christchurch Gondola, and a full-day tour to Akaroa with nature cruise on the harbour.
Prices from $295 pp
Feel inspired by Queenstown’s stunning scenery, huge range of activities and renowned warm welcome. Surrounded by majestic mountains and set on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, the natural beauty and the unique energy of the region create the perfect backdrop for a family break.
Queenstown has family fun on offer for all ages, from the littlies right through to tweens and teenagers, keeping them as entertained and excited as their parents as they explore what the region has to offer.
This four-day package includes; a cruise on the TSS Earnslaw to Walter Peak, entry to Kiwilife Bird Park, a ride on the scenic aerial gondola and luge rides on the track.
Prices from $370 pp
Tucked into a sheltered harbour on the east coast of the South Island, Ōtepoti Dunedin is a city rich in heritage, renowned for its wildlife and distinctly quirky character. Visit Dunedin and you’ll discover an intriguing mix of vibrant urban culture, wildly beautiful places and exceptional local cuisine.
This four-day holiday includes some great opportunities to see the region’s popular wildlife including; a Monarch Wildlife cruise, entry to the Royal Albatross Centre, and a guided tour of Penguin Place sanctuary.