• Activities

Wherever you go in New Zealand, you will have no trouble finding things to do. Whether you are after thrill-seeking adventures or just want to explore our country and taking in our beautiful landscapes, New Zealand has an overwhelming range of fun, exciting and scenic activities for everyone. Your only problem will be finding time to fit everything in!

We’ve tried to make your task a little easier by combining these incredible activities to create itineraries and packages. Are you an outdoor enthusiast who wants to hit the biking or hiking trails? Would you like your day’s adventures to end on a vineyard with a glass of wine in your hand, perhaps with fresh oysters on the side? Are you a Hobbit fan who wants to explore Middle Earth for themselves – seeing the filming locations and reliving the moments that remain etched in our minds forever?

You could be after the best family holiday. Or maybe enjoy a few rounds of golf on some of the world’s most scenic courses. Are you visiting on your honeymoon? Maybe you have special interests like hunting, diving, fishing, skiing or bird watching. The point is New Zealand has something for everyone – and we can fill your New Zealand holiday with as many things as you want to. Or as few …

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New Zealand Walking & Hiking

  • New Zealand walking & hiking is part of our lifestyle – we love the outdoors! Our backyard has thousands of kilometres of walking tracks with varying terrain for you to explore.

    With our wonderful selection of guided day walks, taking in Volcanoes, Rainforests, Geothermal Parks, Golden Beaches and the stunning Milford, Routeburn…

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Family Holidays

  • We have worked with many families over the years, creating some serious, fun family itineraries to experience in New Zealand.  You can still enjoy all of New Zealand’s highlights – but it’s just how you do it makes all the difference, especially with kids!

    So below, you will find some of our favourite New Zealand…

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Cycling

  • Cycling is a great way to explore our varied and stunning locations and the chance to get off road.

    New Zealand offers a range of cycling trails that are suitable for all levels and experiences, with more than 20 Great Rides and over 2,500km’s of our New Zealand Cycle Trail, you will be spoilt for choice!

    Cycle amongst…

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Food & Wine

  • With modern cuisine along with award winning wines, New Zealand is fast becoming known for its world class, fine cuisine. New Zealand cuisine is largely driven by our highly creative chefs using local ingredients and seasonal variations, from both land and sea, along with our dedicated producers of both Food and Wine.

    New Zealand’s wine…

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Lord of the Rings

  • New Zealand showcases over 150 locations that were used in the filming of Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings Trilogy and The Hobbit. Throughout the North and South, experience Lord of the Rings film locations brought to life when you visit on screen-famous places including Amon Hen, Lothlorien, the Pelennor Fields, Edoras, Isengard and…

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  • “Thanks from both Patty and myself for putting together the vacation of a lifetime for us. You literally outdid yourself! If we run into other folks that are thinking about heading to New Zealand, we will recommend you and your company HIGHLY.”

    Phil and Patty Mackey
    California, USA

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+64 21 461 971

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18B Onslow Street, St Albans
Christchurch 8014
New Zealand

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PO Box 36437, Merivale
Christchurch 8146
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Terms & Conditions

Booking Terms & Conditions:

Currency

All pricing is in New Zealand Dollars and includes 15% GST (Goods & Services Tax).

Pricing

Pricing is subject to availability and confirmation of the stated itinerary at time of booking.  If we are unable to confirm the stated hotels and services, we will endeavour to confirm substitutes at similar rates, however additional costs may apply.

Rental Car Terms & Conditions:

Inclusions: unlimited kilometres, airport/ferry collection fee, full insurance (subject to reduced excess), front windscreen cover, personal accident insurance, guaranteed replacement vehicle in case of accident.

Exclusions: insurance excess reduction of $345.00 including GST (note, standard insurance excess is $3,450.00 including GST), bond, petrol costs, one way fee ($57.50), optional extras, (all additional expenses to be paid direct)

Payment Policy

We do require a non-refundable deposit of NZD$250.00 per person before we go ahead with securing any reservations.

In addition, some of our suppliers may require further deposits to cover their strict cancellation policies, in this case we would advise you at the time of quoting and confirming your itinerary.

The balance of your booking would be required 45 days prior to your travel date.   If you book inside 45 days, full payment would be required at time of booking.

Payment can be made by electronic wire transfer and should include the additional NZD $25.00 bank fee.   We also accept Visa and Mastercard at an additional fee of 3.1%.

Bank Account Details

Bank Name & Address: Westpac Bank, Mid City Queen Street, Auckland, New Zealand

Account Name: Inspired New Zealand Travel

BSB Number: 03-0296

Account Number: 0011146-000

Swift/Routing Code: WPACNZ2W 

Amendments

We are happy to amend your itinerary and dates, however please keep in mind that some of the original services may not be available for your new dates, which may incur additional costs for substituted services.   Amendment fees may apply with multiple changes.

Cancellation Fees

Once Confirmed               Non-refundable Deposit of NZD $250.00 per person

Inside 45 – 21 Days          A Cancellation fee of 30% of your total booking value will apply, along with any cancellation fees applied by our accommodation, sightseeing and other providers.

Inside 20 – 8 days             A Cancellation fee of 50% of your total booking value will apply, along with any cancellation fees applied by our accommodation, sightseeing and other providers.

Inside 7 Days                      Full Cancellations, 100% charge

We will however do our very best to recover and minimise these cancellation fees but recommend that you purchase Travel Insurance to cover yourself.

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