Short Breaks

Explore our extensive range of Short Breaks across all areas of New Zealand.
Short Breaks are tours of up to five days in duration generally escorted by one of our experienced tour leaders.

Take your pick from an array of destinations with some classic favourites alongside some off-the-beaten track locations and more unusual inclusions.

Auckland Art Gallery Inside

Art of the North
4 Days

Departs 30 Jun 2022
Explore Art of the North and be inspired to get creative! We visit the Hundertwasser Art Centre ...

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Group on walking tour through Napier

Winter Art Deco Festival
4 Days

Departs 15 Jul 2022
Napier's Winter Art Deco Festival attracts visitors keen to partake in all things vintage with events, parties ...

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The Sky Waka. At the top of the Bruce on Mount Ruapehu, Central Plateau, New Zealand

Central Plateau & Forgotten Highway
4 Days

Departs 8 Aug 2022
Come and celebrate winter in the heart of Tongariro, with two nights at the Chateau Tongariro, journey ...

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Kapiti Island Coast Line

Kapiti Coast & Island Explorer
4 Days

Departs 23 Sep 2022
Enjoy a cruise from Paraparaumu to Kapiti Island for a history & nature walk. Also visit Zealandia ...

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Tui in Cherry Blossom at the Blossom Valley Festival - Hero

Blossom Valley Festival
4 Days

Departs 23 Sep 2022
Waikato to Woodville, Mangatainoka, home of the Tui Brewery to Martinborough, Aston Norwood Gardens, Dinner at Tirohana ...

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World of WearableArt® Awards Show
4 Days

Departs 29 Sep 2022
Come with us to discover the World of WearableArt, where the most imaginative creations can be found ...

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Wonders of Wanaka Tour, Leisure Time Travel

Wonders of Wanaka
5 Days

Departs 4 Oct 2022
With the Southern Alps and the stunning Lake Wanaka, this tour will leave you relaxed and refreshed ...

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Medlands Beach Great Barrier

Great Barrier Island Escape
4 Days

Departs 7 Oct 2022
Great Barrier Island is one of the most unspoiled places you will ever visit! Enjoy a couple ...

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Sculptureum Experience - Giraffes

Northland Arts, Gardens & History
6 Days

Departs 14 Oct 2022
Escape to sub-tropical Northland to explore the art, gardens and history on offer! Visiting sculpture parks & ...

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Medlands Beach Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island Escape
4 Days

Departs 21 Oct 2022
Escape to Great Barrier Island with us this October. One of the most unspoiled places in New ...

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Grandpa's Wharf - Tokomaru bay with wharf and tree on water edge

Scenic East Cape
5 Days

Departs 26 Oct 2022
Full of history, cultural heritage & stunning natural beauty, the East Cape has lots to explore! Come ...

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Forgotten World Discovery
3 Days

Departs 28 Oct 2022
Filled with nature & discovery, this short break explores the Forgotten World hidden in the valleys of ...

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Pukeiti Garden, Taranaki

Taranaki Garden Festival
5 Days

Departs 29 Oct 2022
Taranaki has many public and private gardens that are showcased during this Garden Festival, admire and take ...

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Art Deco Buildings in Napiers CBD

Hawke’s Bay Historic Homes
5 Days

Departs 1 Nov 2022
Come explore the wide variety of houses built in this region during 1870-1914, many of which are ...

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Loch Leven Cover

Marlborough Garden Spectacular
5 Days

Departs 3 Nov 2022
Perfect for garden enthusiasts, explore the top of the South Islands' treasure trove of beautiful, award-winning gardens ...

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Beach at Awana Bay on Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island Escape
4 Days

Departs 4 Nov 2022
From $2,395 per personFriday 04 - Monday 07 November 2022 (4 Days) Journey to one of the ...

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Bridge to Nowhere

Explore the Bridge to Nowhere
3 Days

Departs 11 Nov 2022
Travelling into the heart of the Whanganui National Park to visit the historic Bridge to Nowhere, also ...

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Molesworth High Country Station tour, Leisure Time Travel

Molesworth High Country Station
5 Days

Departs 16 Nov 2022
Come deep into Marlborough with us to New Zealand's largest farm to take in the stunning beauty ...

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Abel Tasman Awaroa

Christmas in the South
6 Days

Departs 23 Dec 2022
Celebrate Christmas in the South with us as we explore the Abel Tasman, Queen Charlotte Sound and ...

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TSB Festival of Lights - close up of Hybycozo

New Plymouth Festival of Lights
4 Days

Departs 19 Jan 2023
The TSB Festival of Lights transforms the beautiful setting of Pukekura Park into a magical illuminated night-time ...

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Manukau Heads, Awhitu Bay Lighthouse

Summertime in the Bay
6 Days

Departs 25 Jan 2023
Explore Northland & Bay of Islands this summer, with forest walks, gallery visits & a lunch cruise ...

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Opuku Bay Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island Escape
4 Days

Departs 13 Feb 2023
Escape to Great Barrier Island for a late summer vacation. This unspoiled island offers pristine environment to ...

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Speights Brewery in Dunedin

Destination Dunedin
6 Days

Departs 14 Feb 2023
Visit Dunedin with us! Full of history, unique landscapes and charm there is a lot on offer, ...

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Art Deco Quarter Napier with Art Deco cars sitting out front of building

Art Deco Festival Weekend
4 Days

Departs 17 Feb 2023
Come along with us to attend the annual Art Deco Festival in the coastal city of Napier. ...

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Molesworth High Country

Molesworth High Country Station
5 Days

Departs 21 Feb 2023
Travel deep into the Marlborough district to discover New Zealand's largest farm, with stunning beauty, wildflowers and ...

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Wings over Wairarapa

Wings over Wairarapa
4 Days

Departs 24 Feb 2023
Travel to Masterton with us as we attend the biennial Wings over Wairarapa showcase, full of thrills ...

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Rangitoto Island near Auckland

Hauraki Gulf Island Hopper
6 Days

Departs 2 Mar 2023
Cruise and fly around the Hauraki Gulf for five nights, exploring different islands each with their own ...

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Medlands Beach Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island Escape
4 Days

Departs 3 Mar 2023
Travel at a relaxed pace around one of the most unspoiled places you will ever find; Aotea, ...

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Top of the South Wanderer
6 Days

Departs 7 Mar 2023
Enjoy walks, cruises, water activities and much more on this exploration of the Top of the South! ...

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Nelson and Farewell Spit
6 Days

Departs 20 Mar 2023
Visit one of the most outstanding, highly restricted natural places in New Zealand; Farewell Spit. Also visit ...

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Port Fitzroy Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island Escape
4 Days

Departs 31 Mar 2023
We travel at a relaxed pace, cruising and exploring this unspoiled island destination! Great Barrier is full ...

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Whanganui Sarjent Galley

Whanganui Historic Homes
4 Days

Departs 19 Apr 2023
Guided around by a local historian, we view many historic homes around Whanganui including settlement, lifestyle and ...

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Forgotten World Discovery 2023 Jet-boating the Whanganui River surrounded by native New Zealand bush

Forgotten World Discovery
3 Days

Departs 20 Apr 2023
Filled with nature and discovery explore New Zealand's Forgotten World hidden deep between valleys. Take a thrilling ...

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Cathedral Cove Coromandel

Coromandel Sights & Beaches
5 Days

Departs 27 Apr 2023
Full of beautiful golden sand beaches, the coromandel is a treasure trove to explore! Included is Driving ...

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Dark Sky Project - Stars

Midwinter White Christmas in the South – Jul 23
6 Days

Departs 27 Jul 2023
Deep in the South, celebrate a midwinter Christmas. Enjoy a Christmas Lunch in Lake Tekapo, stargaze at ...

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