Are you seeking new adventures, new connections, and new perspectives? It’s time to Explore!
Tourism New Zealand, with the support of Qualmark Gold New Zealand tourism businesses, extends an invitation to you, our valued international travel trade, to experience Aotearoa New Zealand on the ultimate self-famil.
Explore is a travel industry discount pilot programme that allows you and your travel companion to curate your own Aotearoa New Zealand itinerary through discounts generously provided by Qualmark Gold tourism businesses.
You choose when to travel (close out periods apply), what regions and operators to visit and then experience Aotearoa New Zealand at your own pace.
During the pilot, we’ll be asking for your feedback on what you like and don’t like about the programme.
You must meet the following criteria to be eligible to apply for the discount programme:
Discounts offered by Qualmark Gold tourism businesses are typically free of charge, or between 30% - 50% off. Discounts are usually extended to your travel companion.
Simply fill out the application form at the bottom of this page.
Tourism New Zealand will review your application within ten (10) working days. If approved, you will receive a link to view the Explore Programme discounts and instructions on how to book.
Aotearoa New Zealand is precious and everyone, who lives and travels here, has a responsibility to look after it. The Tiaki Promise is a commitment to this place.
On your self-famil we ask that you: