Why Choose Us: The Ultimate in Bespoke New Zealand Experiences
Here at The Road Trip, we’re not about the one-size-fits-all approach. Every journey is as unique as the people taking it, and our tours reflect that. Whether you’re a family on a dream holiday, a couple celebrating a special occasion, or a group seeking an extraordinary adventure, we’ve got you covered. Best of all, there are no hidden costs, just transparent pricing tailored to your unique needs. Our personalised pricing and bespoke tours set us apart from the crowd. After all, we know New Zealand best!
Easy Steps to Your Perfect Adventure
Our booking process is designed to make your life easier, ensuring you get the New Zealand experience you’ve always wanted.
- Initial Consultation: Look through our sample tour itineraries for inspiration or fill out our easy “Enquire About a Tour” form.
- Tailor-Made Proposals: We’ll follow up with an email asking for some additional details. We’ll then create a custom tour proposal for you to review.
- Feedback and Finalization: Whether via email or in person, we’re here to tweak your itinerary until it’s just right. Once you’re happy, you’ll approve the tour.
- Reservation and Payment: Accept our terms, fill in our booking and waiver forms, and make a 30% deposit. Payments can be made via credit card or bank transfer.
- Tour Confirmation: Once we receive your deposit, our reservations team will get to work on confirming your reservations.
- Final Touches: Your balance is due 45 days before your tour starts. Two weeks before your trip, we send you all the necessary details to ensure a smooth journey.
Your Tour, Your Way: Flexible Packages and Pricing
At The Road Trip, we understand that every traveler is different. That’s why we offer two broad categories of tours—Self-Drive and Privately Guided—each of which can be extensively personalised to your unique preferences and needs.
Self-Drive Tour Packages
Begining at approximately $800 NZD per day for two adults, our Self-Drive tours allow you the freedom to explore New Zealand at your leisure, backed by our expertly curated advice and resources. Included in your package:
- Modern Vehicle: Fully insured and tailored to fit your group size.
- Accommodation: Options ranging from 4-star to 6-star, depending on your preferences.
- Activities and Experiences: Choose from handpicked experiences like kayaking adventures, cultural tours, and more.
- Meals: Daily breakfast and a variety of other meal options that can be included, according to your taste.
- Support: Our dedicated team is just a phone call away for any questions or help during your trip.
- App-Based Travel Guide: Navigate easily with our top recommendations right at your fingertips:
Privately Guided Tour Packages
Starting at around $1,900 NZD per day for two adults, our Privately Guided Tours offer you the luxury of an experienced local guide to enrich your New Zealand adventure. This package includes:
- Personal Guide: Expert local knowledge, personalised planning, and dedicated transportation.
- Modern Vehicle: Including full insurance and fuel.
- Accommodation: Choose from 4-star to 6-star accommodations to suit your comfort and style.
- Custom Activities: Handpicked experiences like private winery tours, helicopter glacier tours, and more can be added to your itinerary.
- Meals: Alongside a daily breakfast, enjoy the flexibility to include additional meals from gourmet picnics to fine dining.
Customizable Aspects Include:
- Accommodation: Choose from 4, 5, or 6-star options.
- Vehicle Size: From compact cars to family-sized vans, we’ve got you covered.
- Guide/Driver: Select between self-drive or a fully guided experience.
- Special Needs: From accessible tours and corporate groups to honeymoon specials and family packages.
- Activities and Meals: Personalise your inclusions, whether it’s a jet boat adventure or a five-course meal overlooking Lake Te Anau.
Seasonal Adjustments: Timing Matters
Your personalised quote also takes the season into account. Whether you prefer the winter snows or summer beaches, off-peak seasons can offer quieter experiences and potentially more budget-friendly prices. Each quote is unique to your timing.
Why Wait? Start Planning Today!
The sooner you start, the more time you’ll have to fine-tune every detail of your dream adventure. Check out the sample trips below! Even for last-minute travelers, we’re here to pull off a fantastic trip with just two weeks’ notice.