Soaring peaks, bustling cities, glacial lakes and extreme activities make an overland New Zealand tour a must do on everyone's bucket-list. Explore this stunning region from the lush North to the chilly South with Backpackers World Travel's range of tours and activities! 

Hit the nightlife of Auckland, hike Middle-earth's famous 'Mt Doom' at the Tongariro National Park, conquer a glacier or learn to shred the slops of the South. Queenstown activities will have you doing everything from jumping out of planes to lazily cruising Milford Sound while our range of Auckland activities and day trips have some A+ nightlife and sandy beach escapes waiting for you. 

Browse our range of overland tours today and make your New Zealand travel dreams come true! 

15 Day Kiwi Encounter Auckland to Christchurch or Reverse - Topdeck

Experience the ultimate Kiwi encounter on this action packed 15 day tours from the bright lights of Auckland to the leafy parks of Southern Christchurch. Explore soaring National Parks, traditional Maori culture and extreme wildlife! 



7 Days Northern explorer - Topdeck

Come and explore the mountains, lakes, rivers and plains of New Zealand's North Island – Throw yourself off a bridge in Queenstown, go whale watching in Kaikoura, hike on Fox Glacier and feast at a...



Who says you can't travel in Winter? This frosty itinerary runs between May and October to showcase all the best bits of New Zealand's epic North. 
From $888


7 day Southern Explorer - Topdeck

Hit all the highlights of New Zealand's South Island. Check out iconic Queenstown for some snowy action and good time vibes, head to Fox Glacier for your slice of nature and get snap happy at Milford...
From $1,300


9 Day Auckland Return Northern Adventure - Stray Journeys

Experience Northern New Zealand this Summer on this action-packed 9 days tour that will take you through bustling cities, serene nature and fascinating culture. 

From $1,399


10 Day Winter New Zealand South Island Tour - Stray Journeys

This incredible 10 day adventure journeys through all the best bits of New Zealand's South Island for exhilarating Jet Boat rides, walks through glacier settings and charming towns and villages. Visit the adventure capital of the world and view Franz Josef glacier in a group of fellow adventures, starting and finishing in Christchurch! 

From $1,431


10 day Pure Adrenalin Wellington to Christchurch or reverse - Topdeck

Enjoy the Land of the Kiwi's myriad charms when you explore the mountains, lakes, rivers and plains of New Zealand's North and South Islands. Delve into Maori culture, hike National Parks and experience the nightlife of some of New Zealand's most famous cities! 

From $1,990


9 Day Southern Discovery - Stray Journeys

This Christchurch return trip will take you everywhere from trendy back streets to awe-inspiring mountain ranges making sure you experience the stunning South the best ways possible. 

From $2,375


26 Day Winter Guided Tour New Zealand - Stray Journeys

Taking you through historic villages for Maori cultural experiences, shooting along the Shotover River in a powerful jet boat and exploring beautiful Doubtful Sound, this inclusive is the perfect way to see the South Island of New Zealand, starting and finishing in Christchurch! Experience the magic of the glistening Abel Tasman and spend time in the adventure capital of the world, Queenstown! 

From $2,692


17 Day Grand Auckland to Christchurch or reverse - Topdeck

Spend 17 days exploring some of New Zealand's most beautiful cities and villages, cruising through the stunning Milford South, experiencing the wonder of Fox Glacier and so much more! All the while, take in a world of Maori culture and traditions, soaring in some awesome views. 

From $3,170


18 Day Guided North & South Adventure - Stray Journeys

Hit all the highlights with this 18 day tour covering both the chilly South and the lush North. From adrenaline activites to getting in touch with local culture, this tour has it all. 

From $3,794


21 Day Summer Discovery - Stray Journeys

Explore the best of the South and North island on this 3 week New Zealand discovery through some of the World's most stunning landscape and fascinating cultures. 

From $4,108


Only $53 per day!

8 Day NZ Experience Deal

Snag this epic 8 NZ package for under $450! This flexible bus pass and accommodation combo take you to tall the highlights of New Zealand's chilly North! Take on the bright lights of Auckland, get nerdy at Hobbiton and get back to nature at Taupo.