View of New Zealand's Roy's Peak between Wanaka and Glendhu Bay with Mount Aspiring/Tititea in the background.
View of New Zealand's Roy's Peak between Wanaka and Glendhu Bay with Mount Aspiring/Tititea in the background.
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New Zealand Vacation Ideas

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Your far-flung New Zealand vacation can embody thrilling adventures, an array of mesmerizing ecosystems, and unexpected city comforts. Discover magical New Zealand vacation ideas in the inspirational itineraries below made possible by one of Zicasso’s exceptional destination specialists. Fjords, glaciers, and endless fields of green await.

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Sample Itineraries

Get inspired with our sample trips below. You can have any trip tailor made for your private travelAny number of days.
Any departure date. Any experience you want.

Hang glider over Queenstown South Island, New Zealand

Best of New Zealand Nature Vacation: Mountains & Coastline

10 Day Custom Tour

From $6,995

Experience nature like nowhere else in the world during your 10-day best of New Zealand tour. You will venture into the outdoors to find tumbling glaciers and remarkable rainforest. You will travel beneath dramatic volcanic peaks and along shimmering fiord waters for adventures across six national parks. From heli-hiking along rugged glacial surfaces to trekking over rolling hills, your New Zealand adventure will highlight the marvels of the great outdoors.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Explore the wildlife on a boat trip outside Christchurch.

Luxury New Zealand Family Vacation

16 Day Custom Tour

From $11,195

Effortlessly blending natural superlatives with child friendly adventure, this custom tailored luxury vacation brings New Zealand to life for the whole family. Tranquility merges with exhilaration, sumptuous lodges hide amongst inspiring landscapes, and every activity holds the attention of both children and adults. Travel time is kept to a bare minimum and each of your four destinations burst with endless opportunity to explore New Zealand at its most authentic.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Queenstown under the rays of the setting sun

12 Day Best of New Zealand Tour

12 Day Custom Tour

From $8,395

You don’t have to ask for the best to know that the best is what you’re getting. The silence of Milford Sound surrounds you. The vista of the Panorama Restaurant stretches before you. The steam from the crater on White Island rises into the sky. From the Art Deco architecture of Napier to the extraordinary culture of Rotorua, New Zealand is filled with the unique, the diverse, and nothing less than the exceptional. This is New Zealand at its best and it never settles for less.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Landscape of a four-mile beach at Port Douglas in North Queensland, Australia

14-Day Family Trip of a Lifetime to Australia & New Zealand

14 Day Custom Tour

From $3,495

Designed for families of all ages, this exciting, two-week journey leads your family far from home to the adventurous landscapes of New Zealand and Australia. Including hopping kangaroos, Aboriginal encounters, Hobbiton, and active volcanos, these two weeks will allow you to savor the iconic Australian and New Zealand experience without needing to rush or travel too much. You can check-in and relax before exploring and discovering with an expertly crafted mix of private day trips and family experiences.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Savor great taste while wine tasting in Otago, Wanaka region.

Best New Zealand South Island Vacation in 9 Days

9 Day Custom Tour

From $2,245

Handcrafted with South Island’s most iconic and exclusive experiences, this exciting 9-day adventure will reveal glaciers, icebergs, fjords, caves, vineyards, lakes, mountains, and charming towns. New Zealand’s South Island is a canvas of dramatic landscapes, invigorating adventure, and natural wonders. Indulge in wine tasting, spend a night on Milford Sound, and explore the Fiordland from a helicopter.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Relax in the southernmost wine-growing region of the world, Lake Wanaka.

Off the Beaten Track New Zealand Adventure

14 Day Custom Tour

From $11,755

So much of New Zealand is so blissfully off the beaten track. This two-week tour will take you to many of the country’s most secret places and hidden destinations, where silence and adventure showcase a country untamed. You will be indulging in helicopter rides to active volcanoes, rafting through the private Maori land, escaping to remote vineyards, and hiking through the wilderness. Handpicked lodges elevate your sense of getting away from the crowds, and there will be many beautiful ways to explore this marvelous country.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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