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New Zealand tailor made itineraries

Travelling New Zealand's South Island by bus & coach is easy with our range of Thrifty Tours. Departing daily from the main centres such as Christchurch and Queenstown our tours can also be customised to suit you perfectly. If you have a particular interest in Lord of the Rings, or would like to visit the South Islands natural wonders such as Milford Sound and Franz Josef Glacier - our knowledgeable agents can create tailor made itineraries perfectly suited for you! 
Stay longer in places that interest you, mix up the accommodations, or add in activities that you want to do. Just talk to our expert team to get the best flexible South Island tour.

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2 days Map
Thrifty Tours - NZ daily departures
  • 2 days/1 night Journey from Christchurch to Queenstown
  • Prices start from NZD$1,760pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • Independent Daily Departures

Highlights of this tour include, the TranzAlpine Train, Queenstown and Franz Josef.

 
5 days Map
Thrifty Tours - NZ daily departures
  • 5 days/4 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$2,960pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • Independent Daily Departures

Cruise through Milford Sound, visit the spectacular Mt. Cook National Park, explore the West Coast glacier region, and travel through the Southern Alps on the stunning TranzAlpine Scenic Train on this whirlwind South Island trip.

 
9 days Map
Thrifty Tours - NZ daily departures
  • 9 days/8 night Journey from Christchurch to Christchurch
  • Prices start from NZD$3,950pp (low season, specific configuration)
  • Motels
  • Independent Daily Departures

This classic 9 day tour introduces you to Mt Cook National Park, Queenstown. Fiordland, Milford Sound and the West Coast Glaciers and includes the Tranz Alpine Scenic Train journey.

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