Day Trips

Bay of Islands - Swim with Dolphins and visit the Hole in the Rock

Looking for an unforgettable weekend in the Bay of Islands in the winter months? Why not book on’s “Hole in the Rock Discovery Cruise” combined with “Swim with the Dolphin Encounter” and get in on all the action up the winterless north?

Commentary will be provided throughout the trip where you will find interesting historical and cultural facts that are significant to the Bay of Islands. Remember to bring sunhat, sunscreen, sunglasses and lots of memory for your camera. Visit “Action packed Bay of Islands” tour for more information.

Experience Maori Culture with a difference

Come and visit the famous Whakarewarewa village and experience our unique Maori culture with a difference. Meet the people of Tuhourangi/Ngati Wahiao and see the impact of geothermal activity in Rotorua has on their day to day lives. You will learn about the history of the land and its people and be entertained by our traditional culture performances. Enjoy a nutritious thermal steamed lunch or discover your weaving talent with our experts - Whakarewarewa village is the perfect place to get the full Maori culture experience you have been looking for.

Whitewater Rafting in Rotorua

Experience white water rafting with a cultural twist!

Mixing adrenalin and culture would seem like an impossible task but our white-water rafting product shows respect to local Maori iwi and gives you an initiation into Aspects Maori. With the variety of waterways surrounding Rotorua at our disposal, we will go where the flow is highest. You will be rafting through the Kaituna River where a 7 metre Tutea fall awaits you. This rafting experience has been rated grade 5 worldwide and will suit anyone with a thirst of adrenaline.

Check out our Whitewater Rafting in Rotorua

Whitewater Sledging

Experience the thrill and excitement of sledging through the river propelled by your own two feet.

If swimming with the current of the river or diving down the waterfall sounds like ‘your thing’ this is definitely one you need to experience.

Check out our Whitewater Sledging Rotorua

Overnight Cruise at Doubtful Sound

Cruise along the unexploited Doubtful Sound - experience the best New Zealand has on offer. Your journey will start from Te Anau where transport will be provided to take you across Lake Manapouri and Wilmot Pass before boarding our custom designed boat at the picturesque Doubtful Sound. The boat will cruise down the main Fiord before heading off to explore some of the more remote Doubtful Fiords. Catch your own dinner while watching the dolphins swimming playfully next to the boat or immerse yourself in the peace and tranquillity of nature underneath the stars. All your meals will be prepared by our experienced chef with local ingredients onboard.

Find out more at Overnight Cruise in the unexploited Doubtful Sound

Cape Reinga, 90 Mile Beach off road Safari

Looking for a day trip to the northernmost tip of New Zealand? Visit Cape Reinga via the 90 Mile Beach with Nakedbus.

You get to visit:

  • Explore the Gumdiggers Park (entry fee included)
  • Drive along the 90 mile Beach
  • Visit Ancient Kauri Kingdom
  • Visit Cape Reinga Lighthouse and the meeting of two oceans
  • Boogie board down huge sand dunes
  • Dig for Tuatuas *shellfish - seasonal
  • Visit Mangonui Fish & Chip shop

For more information check out out Off-road Cape Reinga Day Trip page

Double Decker Queenstown Sightseeing Tour

Explore the beautiful Queenstown Lake region while Catch a genuine British double decker bus and get a bird’s eye view of Queenstown, Arrowtown and the spectacular Wakatipu basin, along with some of the areas key attractions.

  • Lake Hayes
  • AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge
  • Gibbston Valley Wines
  • Historic Arrowtown
  • Edith Cavell Bridge

For more detail visit our Double Decker Queenstown Day Tour page

Go Underground with at Waitomo Caves

We have teamed up with Waitomo Adventures to offer the best caving adventures that Waitomo has to offer.

Introducing Haggas Honking Holes and TumuTumu Toobing!!

Explore the dark undergrounds and get close and personal with the world famous glowworms at great prices.

To get there - take the advantage of’s low bus fares starting from $1*.

*booking fees apply.


Travel to Waitomo with and see New Zealand’s most famous caving attractions - glowworms, blackwater rafting, abseiling and more.

While you are there, take advantage of our great caving offers.

Get the lowdown on our underground adventures at our Waitomo page.

Auckland City of Sails for the day

Why not take a day trip to Auckland; visit the� Sky Tower, the Viaduct for great food - and great shopping in Newmarket. Travel with and you will have more money to spend when you get there :-)

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