Join the beginning of our New Zealand rail tour as we traverse the volcanic plateau en route from Auckland to Wellington
Set sail from Wellington across Cook Strait before meandering along the Pacific coast by rail to Christchurch in part two of our touring adventure
Weave through the Southern Alps and along the West Coast from Christchurch to Queenstown on the final leg of our New Zealand rail tour
Great Journeys New Zealand is excited to present our fresh approach to exploring the country by rail. Our new all-inclusive, fully-guided train and coach tours offer you the perfect balance of luxury and adventure.
Guest blogger Jacqui Gibson describes why off-season is a great time to jump aboard the TranzAlpine train and how this scenic rail journey has the added allure of introducing travellers to the magical world of New Zealand greenstone.
So whether you’re there to relax, or you’re up for some light adventuring, Auckland is sure to get you going. To make planning your getaway easy, we’ve outlined some of the best things to do in Auckland that are sure to leave a lasting impression.