Specials Trip Finder Brochures Menu

Queenstown Tours, Vacation Packages & Travel Experiences


  • A spectacular aerial view of Queenstown
  • Beautiful Lake Wakatipu is a great photo opportunity while on your New Zealand vacation.
  • Queenstown mall in the winter
  • On the run around Queenstown
  • Enjoy beautiful sunsets while in Queenstown
  • Bungee jumping off Kawarau Bridge near Queenstown
  • Steamer boat on lake at Queenstown is a great day trip to do while on your New Zealand vacation.

On New Zealland tours Queenstown is one of New Zealand’s top travel destinations that attracts thousands of visitors which is not surprising as it is not only a very pretty lakeside town but also the gateway to some of the country's best natural scenery on a New Zeland vacation.

The city is small yet energetic and sits right next to the crystal clear Lake Wakatipu with an amazing backdrop of mountain ranges, one of which is the Remarkables. It is also a centre for adventure pursuits. Visitors, on a New Zealand vacation,  can experience a diverse range of activities including opportunities to bungee jump, sky dive, jet boat, plus go horse back riding and river rafting all within the nearby magnificent landscapes.

The old but venerable ship, the TSS Earnslaw will take you on a short cruise on the lake to get a good perspective of the beauty that surrounds Queenstown.

From here, it is very easy to take a day trip to the world heritage site on Queenstown tours to the Fjordland National Park and travel to Milford Sound to view New Zealand’s natural wonder of sheer cliffs rising right out of the fjord among lush rainforests and cascading waterfalls.

Other things to do on New Zealand tours are to go on a 4WD adventure and explore some of the locations used for the scenes in Lord of the Rings in the rural village of Glenorchy and also to see snow capped mountains, unspoiled lakes and rivers or take a scenic flight into the unexplored wilderness.

 


 

New Zealand Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy to navigate travel information section dedicated to a New Zealand vacation. 

Learn about the history and culture of New Zealand, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about New Zealand's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering New Zealand for yourself. Start exploring...book a New Zealand vacation today!

 

Extend Your Stay

Consider an additional stopover to your New Zealand vacation at one of Goway's South Pacific destinations. You can choose from  our selection of Australian vacationsTahiti vacation packages or stay at one of our Fiji resorts or perhaps take a Cook Island vacation. This can be done stopping over en route to or from New Zealand.

 

Read More

  • Classic Downunder from Melbourne to Auckland

    Get to know the true Downunder by experiencing the best of both Australia and New Zealand. Visit Australia's iconic sites and cities before commencing a journey through New Zealand’s incredible islands.
    Duration:
    19 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,658
    Trip Type:
    Classic Itineraries
    Australia See Trip Details
  • Classic Downunder: Auckland to Melbourne

    Get to know the true Downunder by experiencing the best of both Australia and New Zealand. Journey through New Zealand’s incredible islands before embarking on a tour of Australia.
    Duration:
    19 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,615
    Trip Type:
    Classic Itineraries
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Classic New Zealand

    This is the ultimate classic New Zealand tour. Begin in Auckland and then it’s on to Rotorua, next head south to the capital, Wellington before embarking on the scenic South Island.
    Duration:
    13 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,397
    Trip Type:
    Classic Itineraries
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Essential New Zealand (Coach)

    Get to know both of New Zealand’s islands by taking in some of their most popular sites. Travel from Auckland to Christchurch, visiting Rotorua, Queenstown and Milford Sound in between.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,659
    Trip Type:
    Classic Itineraries
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Alpine Explorer

    This tour offers a unique opportunity to see some of New Zealand’s most incredible landscapes. Visit Mount Cook National Park, cruise Milford Sound ride the Skyline Gondola and more.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,002
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Alps & Ice

    New Zealand’s South Island is an astonishing land filled with dramatic gorges and powerful glaciers.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,420
    Trip Type:
    Locally Escorted Tours, Small Group Tours
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Aussie Kiwi Explorer

    An adventure to keep the kids amused while the grown-ups enjoy the ultimate Downunder holiday.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,347
    Trip Type:
    Classic Itineraries, Family Vacations
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Azur Lodge: Stay of Distinction

    While only five minutes from Queenstown, Azur Lodge offers complete privacy and isolation. With nine villas and a main lodge, Azur is renowned for personalized and professional service.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,658
    Trip Type:
    Stays of Distinction, VIP Luxury Touring
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Fiordland Navigator Overnight Cruise

    Soak up the stunning surrounds and discover Doubtful Sound. See a great deal of wildlife including fur seals and dolphins riding the bow waves then kayak and explore with a nature guide.
    Duration:
    2 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 256
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Highlights of Downunder

    Discover the best of Australia and New Zealand’s culture, people and scenery from the cities of Sydney and Auckland to the natural beauty of the Great Barrier Reef and Milford Sound.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,528
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules
    Australia See Trip Details
  • Kia Ora Getaway

    This family escape to New Zealand includes all the dramatic highlights, with plenty to keep the kids amused as well.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,801
    Trip Type:
    Classic Itineraries, Family Vacations
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Milford Track

    On this trek you will uncover a beautiful corner of New Zealand with lush vegetation, awe inspiring waterfalls, towering mountains, scenic valleys and Milford Sound, a very majestic fiord.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,613
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Independent Travel Modules, Lodges & Beach Stays
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Milford Wanderer Overnight Cruise

    Join our nature guide and friendly crew for a full length cruise of Milford Sound. Keep a lookout for wildlife, especially fur seals basking on the rocks. There is plenty of time for you to go exploring in the kayaks and tender craft and relax on deck.
    Duration:
    2 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 713
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Mountains & Plains

    From peak to valley, New Zealand’s South Island never fails to inspire.
    Duration:
    2 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,486
    Trip Type:
    Locally Escorted Tours, Small Group Tours
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Nature Lovers Queenstown

    Beautiful scenery and nature abounds in Queenstown. Enjoy a pleasant nature walk followed by an overnight cruise that will take you the full length of Milford Sound to the Tasman Sea.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 684
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • New Zealand Reflections from Auckland

    If you want to explore the “best of New Zealand” on an independent basis but have limited time, try this classic tour that visits sites like Auckland, Rotorua, Queenstown and Milford Sound.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,151
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • New Zealand Reflections from Queenstown

    If you want to explore the “best of New Zealand” on an independent basis but have limited time, try this classic tour that visits sites like Auckland, Rotorua, Queenstown and Milford Sound.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,146
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Out and About in New Zealand

    Goway's 10 day Out and About in New Zealand air-land getaway package visits the north, Auckland, and South Island, Queenstown, of beautiful New Zealand.
    Duration:
    10 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,499
    Trip Type:
    Air & Land Inclusive Getaways
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Queenstown Alpine Magic

    Queenstown is famous for its magnificent scenery. Spend the day cruising through Milford Sound, a glacially carved fiord then relax and unwind in New Zealand’s favourite holiday spot.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 486
    Trip Type:
    City Breaks/Stopover Ideas, Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • South Island In-Depth by Coach

    Travel the South Island experiencing all it has to offer. Enjoy whale watching, Abel Tasman National Park and the Glacier Region as well as Queenstown and Scottish influenced Dunedin.
    Duration:
    13 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,676
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Ultimate Downunder

    Travel in style experiencing all that Auckland, Queenstown, Sydney and Hamilton Island Qualia Resort have to offer while enjoying world-renowned properties that are truly the best of the best.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 5,592
    Trip Type:
    Stays of Distinction, VIP Luxury Touring
    Australia See Trip Details
  • Ultimate New Zealand

    Embark on a journey through the scenic attractions of diverse New Zealand, staying at some of the most luxurious accommodation available in Auckland, Palliser Bay and Queenstown.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 6,010
    Trip Type:
    Stays of Distinction, VIP Luxury Touring
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • West Coaster: 3 Day

    Experience the South Island’s west coast by travelling from Queenstown to Christchurch. See the stunning Franz Josef Glacier then board the TranzAlpine train through the Southern Alps.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 546
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules
    New Zealand See Trip Details
Trip Finder

What our travelers say

Goway Toolkit


Need help planning your holiday? Our toolkit is a great place to get started.