New Zealand

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Meghan Maloney
Photographer - New Zealand
Shaun Jeffers
Photographer - New Zealand
Kyle Mulinder
Photographer - New Zealand

New Zealand Trips

Adventure

8-Day Self Drive Adventure Alpine Trail New Zealand

Starting from $1470 USD
8-Day Self Drive Adventure Alpine Trail New Zealand

Travel around in your own motorhome and go on an adventure of a lifetime along New Zealand’s Alpine Pacific Trail, with many thrilling locations along the way. 

Take a dip in the famous Hanmer hot springs, get your heart racing with a bungy jump, enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Waiau River on a jet boating adventure, swim with dolphins in Kaikoura and go for an unforgettable kayak experience in Abel Tasman National Park where you will camp overnight on the beach falling asleep under the stars listening to the sound of the waves crash.

Bungy jumping and jetboating at Hanmer Springs
A guided kayak adventure at Abel Tasman National Park
Swim with the Kaikoura dolphins
Seal Kayaking
Camp the night on the beach in Abel Tasman National Park!
Relax in the thermal pools and spa at Hanmer Springs (or hit the waterslides)

Trip Highlights

Day 1: Christchurch to Hanmer Springs
Day 1: Christchurch to Hanmer Springs
Pick up your motorhome and make your way to Hanmer Springs. This little town almost feels like New Zealand's version of Aspen. Treat yourself in the a...
Day 3: Hanmer Springs to Abel Tasman National Park
Day 3: Hanmer Springs to Abel Tasman National Park
Drive one of New Zealand’s most stunning roads, the Lewis Pass. This drive takes you through ever-changing volcanic landscapes, with a stop at Rotoroa...
Day 2: Hanmer Springs
Day 2: Hanmer Springs
3... 2... 1... Bungy! On your second day in Hanmer Springs, experience the thrill of a bungy jump. Invented in New Zealand, this heart racing activity...
Photography

19-Day Campervan Adventure to New Zealand’s Top North Island Spots

Starting from $1755 USD
19-Day Campervan Adventure to New Zealand’s Top North Island Spots

Discover the North Island and experience the real New Zealand through the eyes of an award-winning local nature photographer. All from the comforts of your own home whilst on the road!

Explore the one and only Hobbiton Movie Set, watch the sunrise over the ocean at Cathedral Cove, wake up in Matai Bay (Northland's best-kept secret), gaze in wonder at the famous Glow Worm caves and experience New Zealand's most powerful waterfall, the Huka Falls.

Travel time: 43 hrs

Distance: 2275 kms

Rotorua
Hobbiton Village Tour
Tamaki Cultural Hangi & Concert
Gaze in wonder at the night skies over Lake Tarawera
Glow Worm Tour
Wake up in Matai Bay - Northland's best kept secret
Catch a glimpse of Mount Taranaki
Watch the sunrise over the ocean at Cathedral Cove
Experience New Zealand's most powerful waterfall at Marokopa

Trip Highlights

Day 1: Auckland to Whangarei
Day 1: Auckland to Whangarei
Collect your motorhome at the vehicle depot in Auckland and make your way to Whangarei, the gateway to Northland. Within only a 2 hour drive from Auck...
Day 2: Whangarei to Matai Bay
Day 2: Whangarei to Matai Bay
Day two starts with an experience in to the famous Glowworm caves, then you'll drive up to Matai Bay which is one of the best in NZ for an 'off the be...
Day 3: Matai Bay to Cape Reinga
Day 3: Matai Bay to Cape Reinga
Day 3 you'll mkae your way to the most northerly part of New Zealand, Cape Reinga. Visiting the windswept cape and lighthouse is a really spiritual ex...
Photography

20-Day Self Drive Photography Adventure in New Zealand’s South Island

Starting from $1940 USD
20-Day Self Drive Photography Adventure in New Zealand’s South Island

Discover the South Island and experience the real New Zealand through the eyes of an award-winning local nature photographer. All from the comforts of your own home whilst on the road! 

Photograph the mirror reflections at Lake Matheson, hike to Rob Roy Glacier, drive the scenic route to Milford Sound, enjoy a Gondola ride in Queenstown, marvel at the night skies in Lake Tekapo and fly in a ski plane and helicopter for a spectacular snow landing on the Tasman Glacier.

Travel time: 35 hrs

Distance: 2579 kms

Ultimate Alpine Experience
Lake Wanaka Cruise & Island Nature Walk
Milford Sound Nature Cruise
Soak in the stars! The only guided hot pools and star gazing experience in New Zealand
Franz Josef Kayak Adventure
Wilderness Jetboat Ride and Funyak Adventure
Secret photography locations by Meghan Maloney

Trip Highlights

Day 1: Christchurch to Kaikoura
Day 1: Christchurch to Kaikoura
Collect your motorhome at the vehicle depot in Christchurch and make your way to Kaikoura, the place with New Zealand’s most abundant sea life. Encoun...
Day 2: Kaikoura
Day 2: Kaikoura
On your second day in Kaikoura, you are in for an unforgettable experience. Go on a whale watch tour! Whale Watch is New Zealand's only vessel based w...
Day 3: Kaikoura to Arthur's Pass
Day 3: Kaikoura to Arthur's Pass
The road to Arthur’s Pass is one of New Zealand's greatest drives from the East Coast to the West with breathtaking scenery around almost every corner...

Stories about New Zealand

A Conversation With Meghan Maloney

Hear the story behind Airguides storyteller, Meghan Maloney as she shares her passion photography, love for New Zealand and appetite to inspire.

The Best Glamping Retreats in New Zealand

What do you get if you mix a remote camping experience, with luxury that rivals a night in a lodge? Well the answer is Glamping, and with options popping up all over New Zealand we’ve put together a list of our favourites.

COVID-19: An update from Airguides

Our team is following the latest developments around the COVID-19 outbreak closely. It’s a concerning time for everyone, including the tourism industry here in Australia and New Zealand. As of this week, there are entry restrictions in both Australia and New Zealand to prevent further spread of the outbreak. We have collected the latest information.