Regions/Itineraries

Our six agents from the UK, Germany and the US are taking a 10-day trip around New Zealand, meeting the locals and enjoying some of the best experiences.

Use the map to see the regions they are visiting and explore other itineraries to help you with ideas for your own clients’ trips.  

Looking to inspire your own clients?  Download or send them the itineraries, they’re great starting points and will allow you to recommend the activities you think are best suited to them.  Looking for more in-depth information, view the trade version online.

With a picturesque harbourside, gorgeous beaches nearby and a vibrant, multicultural city, Auckland encompasses everything that's great about New Zealand.

Bay of Plenty is made up of a number of towns, with spectacular beaches, juicy kiwifruit and an active island volcano.

Wellington is the capital of New Zealand, and also the gateway to the South Island – just a ferry ride away. With many suburbs built on the surrounding hills. There are also plenty of cafés to stop and relax in, and plenty of cultural or creative delights.

Just south of Auckland lies the Hamilton-Waikato region; a land of lush pastures that was chosen to play The Shire in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films.
With a distinct sulphur smell in the air, visitors always know when they've arrived in Rotorua. A place of fascinating Māori culture, hot springs and boiling mud pools.
Renowned for its arts scene as well as its fresh, local produce, and outdoor sensibility, Nelson/Tasman is the sunniest region in New Zealand.
Home to a unique ocean environment with an astonishing variety of marine life including whales, dolphins, seals and albatross, Kaikoura provides an unforgettable location to experience eco-tourism at its best.
Known as the Garden City, Christchurch is at the heart of the Canterbury region. Neighbouring towns add to the serenity, character and picturesque landscape of the area.
Lake Taupo is so big that it's really more like an inland sea, and it's surrounded by even more natural wonders such as the stunning Huka Falls and the Craters of the Moon, where visitors will find bubbling mud pools and geysers. There are plenty of accommodation options nearby, handy to all the sights of this region.
The Ruapehu region is defined by three volcanoes that stand sentinel over a landscape of tussocked desert, rivers, lakes and thermal springs. With so many outdoor and adventure activities at hand, visitors will be spoilt for choice.
Thanks to the warm climate, Hawke’s Bay is one of New Zealand’s finest wine growing regions. But there's so much more to explore in this sunny region of the country. 
 
Wellington is the capital of New Zealand, and also the gateway to the South Island – just a ferry ride away. With many suburbs built on the surrounding hills. There are also plenty of cafés to stop and relax in, and plenty of cultural or creative delights. 
 
Marlborough is New Zealand’s largest wine growing region, with high sunshine hours and a temperate climate. To get out and explore the beautiful Marlborough Sounds your clients can go by bike, boat, kayak or even on foot. 
Home to a unique ocean environment with an astonishing variety of marine life including whales, dolphins, seals and albatross, Kaikoura provides an unforgettable location to experience eco-tourism at its best.
The West Coast of the South Island is a wild place of rivers and rainforests, glaciers and geological treasures.
With its beautiful surroundings and the huge range of outdoor activities, dining and accommodation available, visitors flock to Wanaka. At the heart of this scenic area lies a lake that covers 193 square kilometres.
With character and charm taken from its Scottish heritage, Dunedin and Coastal Otago have natural beauty and a rich cultural history.
Situated at the bottom of the South Island, Clutha is steeped in stunning scenery and wildlife ready for clients to explore.
Southland is a land of rugged coast and rolling plains, world-renowned Bluff oysters and the launching place for a visit to Stewart Island.
Fiordland is one of the most dramatic and beautiful parts of New Zealand. The breathtaking natural surroundings can be enjoyed from the air, water or by hiking one of the many famous trails of this region. 
Queenstown is one of New Zealand’s top visitor destinations, and it's easy to see why. From stunning landscapes to top dining experiences and the widest range of adventure activities you'll find anywhere, this area has a world-class offering.

10 Day Trade Ambassador Famil

Dop-Map-77_-Auckland-BOP-Waikato-Rotorua-Nelson-Kaikoura-Christchurch.png Wondering what our 6 Trade Ambassadors did during their time in New Zealand? Have a look at their itinerary here. We packed a lot into 10 days so we wouldn't suggest selling this exact itinerary, but if your clients have 2 weeks then it would be possible at a more leisurely pace.  Alternatively, check-out the 3 itineraries below for more suggestions based on the Famil experiences.
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