The Best Tours for Seniors to New Zealand

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Are you a senior looking for a memorable travel experience to New Zealand that caters to your unique needs and interests? Look no further! We've curated a selection of exceptional organized and all-inclusive tours designed specifically for seniors, ensuring an engaging, fun, and hassle-free journey through New Zealand. Rest assured, we've analyzed all the tours from highly reviewed companies, considering important factors like price, activity level, guest ratings, service, quality, captivating destinations, and tailored activities. Get ready to embark on an incredible adventure that combines the joys of travel with the comfort and convenience you deserve. Let's dive into the possibilities and find the perfect tour for you!


The Top 3:

  • 8 Days, $4515.00

  • 11 Days, $4736.73

  • 11 Days, $3449.00

What are tours for seniors like in New Zealand?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 48 trip options analyzed
  • $379 average price per day (USD)
  • 2 to 20 days in length
  • 4.65 of 5 average rating
  • 25 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of tours for seniors in New Zealand, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.65 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 25 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 10 days, with tours ranging from 2 to 20 days long. Regarding physical activity options, you'll find tours marked as easy, moderate, and relaxing, with the most being easy. Looking at transportation, the tours are coach / bus and self drive, with the most as coach / bus. With our thorough analysis of 48 tours for seniors, we've found the best. So rest assured that New Zealand has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Tours for Seniors in New Zealand
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Intrepid Premium



8 Days Auckland to Wellington 8 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 15 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic journey has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Discover a journey that spans 8 destinations, with notable stops in Waiheke Island, Waitomo, Rotorua, and Taupo. Your journey will begin in Auckland and end in Wellington. Lasting 8 days, the maximum group size is 12 people, and it's good for guests from 15 and up. Organized by Intrepid Premium, this is a great deal because it's only $536 per day.

  • Historical
$4,289
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Thrifty Tours



11 Days Auckland to Christchurch 9 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 1 to 100 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 5 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary trip is the perfect choice. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on local culture and family-friendly activities. This trip takes you on an adventure to 9 destinations, including Milford Sound, Franz Josef, Waitomo, and Rotorua. Begin your trip in Auckland and complete it with a memorable finale in Christchurch. Spanning across 11 days, the trip accommodates 50 individuals, and is suitable for guests from 1 to 100 years old. Offered by Thrifty Tours, this remarkable trip is priced at just $431 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Coach / Bus
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
$4,737
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours for seniors.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Cosmos



11 Days Auckland to Queenstown 9 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 5 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Cosmos has received a 5 out of 5 rating. On this 11-day journey you can unwind while also making new memories. With 9 destinations to explore, you'll get the chance to see Queenstown, Rotorua, Taupo, and Napier, and more. Your journey starts off in Auckland and finishes in Queenstown. With a group size of 50 people, it's suitable for guests from 5 and up. You'll love the emphasis on local culture and family-friendly activities, too. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $295 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Boat
  • Family
  • Walking Tour
$3,249
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by AAT Kings



10 Days Start/End in Christchurch 10 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 5 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

Check out this trip that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.9 out of 5 rating. Along the way, this journey encompasses 10 destinations, including Queenstown, Franz Josef, Hokitika, and Twizel. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Christchurch. With an emphasis on wildlife, local culture, and family-friendly activities, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. Spanning across 10 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 50 participants, and it's great for guests from 5 and up. Brought to you by the renowned AAT Kings, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $428 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Coach / Bus
  • Wildlife
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
$4,283
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours for seniors.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by AAT Kings



8 Days Auckland to Wellington 6 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 5 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars

This 8-day voyage is ideal for guests from 5 and up. And priced at only $346 per day, it's a great value, too. And since the priority is on wildlife, local culture, and family-friendly activities, this tour is a great choice. This itinerary covers 6 captivating destinations, with stops in Taupo, Tongariro National Park, Bay of Islands, and Rotorua, among others. Begin your trip in Auckland and complete it with a memorable finale in Wellington. It's offered by AAT Kings, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Coach / Bus
  • Wildlife
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
$2,764
TourRadar
by Thrifty Tours



5 Days Start/End in Christchurch 6 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 1 to 100 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $451 per day, this terrific 5-day trip is ideal for guests from 1 to 100 years old. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that includes 6 destinations, featuring Fox Glacier, Mount Cook, Queenstown, and Milford Sound. Your adventure starts and ends in Christchurch. Organized by the reputable Thrifty Tours, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Coach / Bus
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
$2,257
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours for seniors.
by Intrepid Travel



8 Days Start/End in Christchurch 7 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 15 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible voyage that has received a 4.2 out of 5 rating from previous guests. With a duration of 8 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 16 people, and is good for guests from 15 and up. Uncover the beauty of 7 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Hokitika, Lake Tekapo, Queenstown, and Wanaka. Christchurch will be the beginning and end of your trip. This fantastic option, organized by Intrepid Travel, presents an unbeatable value at just $176 per day.

  • Historical
$1,410
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Thrifty Tours



2 Days Start/End in Auckland 4 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 2 to 100 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 2 days, this voyage has a maximum size of 20 individuals. Welcoming guests from 2 to 100 years old, it is organized by Thrifty Tours, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. Traverse through 4 enchanting destinations, with Waitomo and Rotorua among the must-see stops along the route. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Auckland. This terrific trip also highights local culture and family-friendly activities. Available at an unbeatable price of only $452 per day, this option also has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
$904
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours for seniors.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Bucket List Group Travel LLC



10 Days Auckland to Christchurch 6 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 18 to 90 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional trip that has garnered a 5 out of 5 rating. With a duration of 10 days, this jouney will have 12 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests from 18 to 90 years old. Expertly organized by Bucket List Group Travel LLC, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $359 per day.

  • Historical
  • Polar Hiking
$3,590
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours for seniors.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Discover New Zealand



7 Days Start/End in Christchurch 6 Destinations 10 People at Most Ages 2 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This memorable trip is offered by Discover New Zealand which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 5 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $189 per day. Experience a trip that takes you to 6 remarkable destinations, including Dunedin, Mount Cook, Te Anau, and Milford Sound. Christchurch kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. You'll love the emphasis on wildlife, local culture, and family-friendly activities, too. The maximum group size is 10 people, welcoming guests from 2 and up.

  • Wildlife
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
  • Self Drive
$1,322
TourRadar

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How much do tours for seniors cost in New Zealand?

Average Daily Price Tours for Seniors
$379

Visitors will find a large range of terrific options for tours for seniors when planning a visit to New Zealand. The price of these specific trips can vary according to length, destinations, and travel style. The average price of tours for seniors in New Zealand based on data from 48 options is an affordable $379 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in New Zealand.

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