Short New Zealand bus and coach tours

New Zealand tour ideas 2 - 3 days long

These short tours depart every single day and are a great way to see the best of New Zealand. Each one can be customised to suit you perfectly.

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  • Independent daily departures
  • Hotel 3 star
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Visit Waitomo Caves, the Rotorua Agrodome, Te Puia, Mitai Maori Village and Hobbiton Movie Set on this 2 day fun filled tour.

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NZD$695
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TranzAlpine Scenic Train New Zealand
  • Independent daily departures
  • Hotel 3 star
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Highlights include: Queenstown, the Gibbston Valley, Lakes Wanaka and Hawea, Visit Fox Glacier township, the wild West Coast and take the world famous TranzAlpine Scenic Train across the Alps to Christchurch.

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NZD$645
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  • Independent daily departures
  • Hotel 3 star
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • This 3 day tour includes coach travel with Great Sights to Paihia and a tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds. Next day take a full day adventure to Cape Reinga and Ninety Mile Beach. Finish this experience off with a cruise to the Hole in the Rock before your return coach trip to Auckland. Stay in 3 star hotel accommodation in Paihia.

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NZD$728
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The TranzAlpine Train crossing the Waimakariri Bridge
  • Independent daily departures
  • Motels
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • From Queenstown you’ll travel the Kawarau Gorge and spectacular Haast Pass to the pristine wilderness of the West Coast. With 2 nights in Franz Josef you have time for a glacier adventure of your choosing. From there continue north on the rugged West Coast road to Greymouth where you’ll catch the world renowned TranzAlpine Scenic Train to Christchurch.

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NZD$669
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View from the top, Fox Glacier
  • Independent daily departures
  • Motels
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Highlights include: The world famous Tranz Alpine Scenic Train • The wild West Coast • Visit Franz Josef Glacier •  Lakes Wanaka and Hawea • the Gibbston Valley • Queenstown

  • Viewed 113 times in the last 7 days
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NZD$565
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Maori cultural performance at Mitai Maori village
  • Independent daily departures
  • Hotel 3 star
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Visit Waitomo Caves, the Rotorua Agrodome, Te Puia, and Mitai Maori Village. Enjoy a full free day in Rotorua to explore before returning to Auckland

  • Viewed 76 times in the last 7 days
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NZD$654
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Arial view of Fox Glacier
  • Independent daily departures
  • Motels
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Highlights include: Queenstown • the Gibbston Valley • Lakes Wanaka and Hawea • Visit Franz Josef Glacier • the wild West Coast • The world famous TranzAlpine Scenic Train

  • Viewed 160 times in the last 7 days
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NZD$595
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  • Independent daily departures
  • Hotel 3 star
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Experience the tropical Bay of Islands including the historic Waitangi Treaty grounds and a cruise to the hole in the rock.

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NZD$595
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Visit the cosy Green Dragon Inn at Hobbiton
  • Independent daily departures
  • Motels
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Visit Waitomo Caves, the Rotorua Agrodome, Te Puia, Mitai Maori Village and Hobbiton Movie Set on this 2 day fun filled tour.

  • Viewed 111 times in the last 7 days
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NZD$755
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The Matukituki Valley in Wanaka
  • Independent daily departures
  • Motels
  • Pre and post tour options? Yes
  • Enjoy 3 days of spectacular South Island travel as you travel New Zealand's southern regions with Thrifty Tours. Staying in comfortable motel accommodation, you will visit the majestic Franz Josef Glacier, travel the wild west coast, visit Lakes Wanaka and Hawea, and ride the stunning TranzAlpine scenic train, finishing up in the beautiful resort town of Queenstown.

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NZD$1,033
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