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New Zealand: Day Trips & Extensions


Below are Goway’s New Zealand day tours and extensions listed in alphabetical order by city (there are many more options we haven’t listed). They combine well with our New Zealand stopovers/city breaks. As experts in customizing itineraries to suit your personal interests, time available and budget, we look forward to being of service to you.

  • Akaroa: City Sights with Willowbank Wildlife Reserve Cruise Ship Full Day Tour

    Discover Banks Peninsula and the city of Christchurch. This tour departs Akaroa and travels via the Akaroa Highway with breathtaking scenery of Akaroa Harbour, Little River, Lakes Forsyth and Ellesmere, the Southern Alps and the Canterbury Plains. On arriving in Christchurch and following a stop at the botanical gardens join a brief sightseeing tour showing city landmarks and the earthquake damaged city centre. The tour then moves on to Willowbank Wildlife Reserve. The tour includes entry to the Wildlife Reserve and a guided tour of the reserves 'Natural New Zealand'. This tour illustrates some of the species that make up New Zealand's totally unique native wildlife, flora, and culture. Here you will see some of the most endangered species, including kiwi and learn about the work being done to preserve them.
    Duration:
    6 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Auckland: A Taste of Auckland

    Spend the morning exploring the city on a small group tour and then from midday, taste some of New Zealand’s best wine, eat local food and drink in the dramatic scenery of Auckland’s west coast.
    Duration:
    8 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips & Extensions
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  • Auckland: America's Cup Sailing Experience

    Participate as crew on an authentic America's Cup yacht. Take the helm, exert energy on the grinders or just sit back and enjoy the action and scenery as you sail the beautiful Waitemata Harbour. Experience the excitement of sailing, no experience necessary.
    Duration:
    2 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Black Water Rafting and Kiwi

    This full day tour from Auckland to go black water rafting at Waitomo caves is designed to showcase the best of rural New Zealand landscape and enjoy all that the Waitomo area has to offer.
    Duration:
    11 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Caves and Kiwi - The Waitomo Experience

    This full day tour from Auckland to the Ruakuri cave system is designed to showcase the best of rural New Zealand landscape and enjoy all that the Waitomo area has to offer.
    Duration:
    11 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Taste of Kumeu with Lunch

    Leave behind the bustle of Auckland city and head northwest to taste the flavours of Kumeu Wine Country, Auckland’s Heritage Wine Region. Enjoy lunch at a contemporary vineyard restaurant, sample world renowned wines and marvel at the rugged surf-fringed coastline nearby.
    Duration:
    5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Afternoon City Sights

    Auckland Afternoon City Sights
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Afternoon Gourmet Tour

    A three hour gentle paced food tour introducing the delightful Auckland food scene.
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: America's Cup Match Race

    America's Cup Match Race
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Coromandel Peninsula Full Day Tour

    Experience the Coromandel Peninsula, and its amazing landscapes. Spend the day in this unique area seeped in history associated with kauri logging and gold mining and stunning coastlines.
    Duration:
    12 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Discover the Bay with Cape Brett Full Day Tour

    Discover the Bay with Cape Brett
    Duration:
    12 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Discover the Bay with Russell Full Day Tour

    This tour takes you across the Auckland Harbour Bridge, to the beautiful Bay of Islands. Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds before taking a ferry to Russell, New Zealand’s first capital.
    Duration:
    12 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Auckland: Flying Fox Ziplines & Forest Walk Tour (incl. ferry ticket) Half Day Tour

    Three dual ziplines, each over 600 feet long, will fly you smoothly and safely, side-by-side with a partner or friend over our working vineyard and then over, and into, a stunning tract of original and regenerating native New Zealand bush.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Auckland: Harbour Cruise with Lunch

    A truly unique combination of afternoon sailing and lunch as you sail Auckland’s Inner Harbour on a Monohull Yacht. Sit back and relax or help the crew steer the yacht and trim the sails.
    Duration:
    1 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Harbour Dinner Cruise

    A truly unique combination of evening sailing and dinner as you sail Auckland’s Inner Harbour on a Monohull Yacht. Sit back and relax or help the crew steer the yacht and trim the sails.
    Duration:
    2 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Harbour Sailing Afternoon Coffee Cruise

    Take a sailing yacht out onto the harbour of the “City of Sails” to experience Auckland from a stunning vantage point. Sail the inner Waitemata Harbour, pass beneath the Harbour Bridge, and sit back and relax with a fresh coffee as the ocean breeze takes you along some of the city’s most famous landmarks.
    Duration:
    1 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Auckland: Morning City Sights

    Auckland Morning City Sights
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Auckland: Rangitoto Island Volcanic Explorer Tour

    Auckland: Rangitoto Island Volcanic Explorer Tour
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: The Tastebud Half Day Tour

    There is no better way to explore Auckland than on the Auckland Tastebud Tour.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Waiheke Island Explorer Half Day Tour

    Take the ferry through the Hauraki Gulf to Waiheke Island. You’ll meet your driver, and then enjoy a 1.5 hour scenic tour of the island plus unlimited bus travel for the rest of the day.
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Waiheke Island Vineyard Half Day Tour

    Enjoy a 35 minute cruise to Waiheke Island. Learn about and taste samples from New Zealand’s thriving wine industry. An open return ferry ticket is included so you can return at leisure.
    Duration:
    5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Auckland: Waitomo & Hobbiton Experience Full Day Tour

    Experience the Waitomo Glowworm caves and lunch before heading to Matamata for the Hobbiton Movie Set Tour where you’ll see familiar sights from the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies.
    Duration:
    12 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Auckland: Whale & Dolphin Safari Half Day Tour

    Leave the hustle and bustle of the city and discover the beautiful Hauraki Gulf Marine Park - visited by a staggering one third of all the types of marine mammals found on earth.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Cruises & Sailing, Day Trips & Extensions, Family Vacations
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  • Auckland: Zip, Wine & Dine Coach Full Day Tour (including ferry ticket)

    You'll enjoy a mini-tour of the island's wonderful beaches, multi-million dollar properties and myriad of boutique wineries en route to the EcoZip site
    Duration:
    7 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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  • Christchurch: Akaroa Full Day Tour

    Travel to the beautiful and unspoilt Akaroa. Enjoy lunch in the picturesque Akaroa Village. In the afternoon choose between cruising the harbour, a horse ride, some golf, or simply relax.
    Duration:
    8 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
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