Adventure doesn't have to be tiring! For those who like their adventure at a slightly more relaxed pace, look no further than our easy adventure self drive tours. Get into the great outdoors and experience New Zealand's breathtaking panorama of lakes, forest, coastline and snow-capped mountains. You might break a sweat but we guarantee your blood pressure won't go up! And remember, all our tours are infinitely customisable free of charge. So, take a look, be inspired and then let us get your holiday started.

9 Days | North Island
Here is a self drive holiday that makes you feel like you have really had a holiday – no rushing around on this itinerary. The North Island Relaxing Journey is designed for those needing space and relaxation. Enjoy exceptional scenery, stunning beaches and experience New Zealand great outdoors with easygoing relaxed adventures. Plenty of 2 or 3 night stays in one location ensuring you will return home revived.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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9 Days | South Island
Just relax and enjoy, feel like you have really had a holiday – no rushing around on this itinerary. The South Island Relaxing Journey is designed for those needing space and relaxation. Enjoy exceptional scenery, stunning lakes, wild rivers and our remote Southern Alps.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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9 Days | South Island
The South Island of New Zealand is a haven for walkers and hikers. This self-drive New Zealand itinerary focuses on easy going guided walks for hikers of modest fitness who love being in the bush and the natural environment. No hiking experience is necessary and you need only carry a day pack, with the knowledge that comfortable accommodations awaits you at the end of the day.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Lively
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10 Days | South Island
This tour will delight the traveller who is interested in New Zealand's varied alpine and marine environments. The tour begins and ends in Christchurch, traveling clockwise to the West Coast and back down the East Coast of the South Island, taking in the West Coast, and the top portion of the Southern Alps before heading to the Marlborough Sounds, and returning via Kaikoura to Christchurch.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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10 Days | South Island

This is a moderate to easy 9-day walking and/or kayaking adventure (you have options) with the best accommodation available in these remote regions. Enjoy spectacular scenery & wildlife enjoyed from the water by kayak and the well groomed coastal tracks of the beautiful Abel Tasman National Park. Transfer through the vineyards of Marlborough. Enjoy a 3 night 4 day freedom walk into the the sheltered coves of the magnificent Queen Charlotte Sound.

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Self Drive
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Adventure
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11 Days | South Island
We are often asked to create walking itineraries that cover a diverse spectrum of New Zealand's unique and natural environments, within a manageable time-frame. This tour has been very popular with guests and for good reason. Experience the magical Hollyford Valley in Fiordland and the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound in the Marlborough Sounds, these are both considered 'A'-list New Zealand hiking experiences.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Lively
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12 Days | South Island
This 12 day New Zealand relaxed adventure itinerary will provide you with unspoilt landscapes both at the unique properties chosen and the locations experienced. We purposely keep you away from the tourist traps, allowing you to savour the peace and tranquility that New Zealand is famed for.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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12 Days | Whole of New Zealand
Spoil yourself, Enjoy the freedom of our New Zealand Luxury Self Drive Itinerary. Stay at some of the best lodges New Zealand has on offer. Experience truly unique and interesting places and meet genuinely friendly people. Have plenty of time to relax and enjoy being in our beautiful country - wish you didn't have to leave.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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13 Days | Whole of New Zealand
Indulge in a sensational 13 day self-drive itinerary. This New Zealand food and wine tour offers a variety of unspoiled landscapes combined with great New Zealand wine and food with accommodations and activities to enhance your experience in New Zealand. Explore the delightful seaside towns of Kaikoura and Picton with ample opportunity to sample Marlborough's crisp Sauvignon Blanc and seafood. The vibrant arts capital of Wellington is just a ferry ride over the Cook Strait. Travel to pristine Northland, explore the views and cultural heritage.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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13 Days | Whole of New Zealand
Travel should not be measured in miles but in experiences that make the journey memorable. This luxurious New Zealand Exclusive tour (with private transfers) includes bespoke accommodations committed to excellence in lodgings, food and wine. The private, expert led experiences will enable you to enjoy the landscape whether it be sailing, or visiting with local artists, vintners and scenic flights.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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14 Days | Whole of New Zealand
Planned by those with families, the New Zealand Family Adventure Holiday opens your child’s mind to a world of endless possibilities and wonder, while experiencing the best New Zealand has to offer. A seamless mixture of adventure and education that both you and you're kids will love. Activities are age appropriate and accommodations are family friendly.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Adventure
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14 Days | Whole of New Zealand
This is an active adventure honeymoon without compromising on the highlights of New Zealand or the romance! Hike the Tongariro Crossing, kayak remote bays in the Abel Tasman National Park and get up close and personal with glacial icebergs at Mt Cook.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Lively
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14 Days | Whole of New Zealand
Our former Prime Minister, Helen Clark (Aunty Helen as she was known) and head of the United Nations Development Programme, spent time in the company of Peter Greenberg, chief correspondent for the Travel Channel. Helen's mission was to show Peter the best of New Zealand, this tour follows the path taken by the pair, experiencing the great activities, and adding a few more along the way.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Lively
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14 Days | Whole of New Zealand
It is little wonder that Peter Jackson selected New Zealand to bring Tolkien's Middle-earth to the big screen. Gentle streams dissect emerald green valleys as giant mountains stand sentinel and ancient glaciers tumble to the sea. Embark on an unexpected journey and get ready for an awesome self drive LoTR (Hobbit) filming locations tour.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Lively
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17 Days | Whole of New Zealand
An Easygoing New Zealand Self Drive Adventure. Enjoy a touch of hiking, cycling and glacier walking with multiple views over our Southern Alps. Get the best views from trains, boats and automobiles, we will make sure you have time to enjoy a drop of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc on the way.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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17 Days | Whole of New Zealand
Here is a self drive holiday that makes you feel like you have really had a holiday – no rushing around on this itinerary. The North Island Relaxing Journey is designed for those needing space and relaxation. Enjoy exceptional scenery, stunning beaches and experience New Zealand great outdoors with easygoing relaxed adventures. Plenty of 2 or 3 night stays in one location ensuring you will return home revived.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Relaxing
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19 Days | Whole of New Zealand
If kayaking, hiking, canyoning, and caving sounds good, and you are keen on the LOTRs & Hobbit Trilogies then the New Zealand's Northbound Trilogy Adventure could be just the ticket. You need to be in good shape but don't require any special training or equipment to enjoy kayaking in Milford Sound, canyoning in Wanaka, hiking Fox Glacier, Abel Tasman and the Tongariro Crossing and try caving in Waitomo.
Tour Type
Self Drive
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Adventure
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23 Days | Whole of New Zealand
The 'Ultimate New Zealand Self Drive Golf Tour' caters for golfers and non-golfing alike. It is perfect for lovers of world-class golf courses set amongst magnificent landscapes. Off the fairways you’ll enjoy the top highlights of the country at a relaxing pace.
Tour Type
Self Drive
Pace
Lively
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