New Zealand Travel Blog

Start your New Zealand journey by reading about all the amazing places and hidden gems in our amazing country. Kirra Tours is the expert in places where even lots of Kiwis haven't been to. We'll share our travel secrets, destination highlights and travel tips on our New Zealand travel blog.

Kia pai tō rā

Glenorchy Queenstown - Alistair Guthrey

Top 6 things to do in Queenstown

By Kirra Crew / 1 April 2022

Queenstown is a must-see destination on your South Island New Zealand tour – especially if you like a bit of an adventure. Here are our top 6 things to do in Queenstown.

Read More

When is the best time to visit New Zealand?

By Kirra Crew / 31 March 2022

New Zealand has a temperate climate with lots of summer sun as well as great winter sports. So when is the best time to visit New Zealand?

Read More
Cycling in the Gibston Valley, Queenstown

New Zealand Experiences for All Ages

By Kirra Crew / 31 March 2022

A trip to New Zealand offers everybody so much to do, whatever age you are.  So we’ve found some fantastic New Zealand experiences for all ages to enjoy.

Read More
Experience the beautiful power pf Huka Falls

Top 5 North Island Sightseeing Activities

By Kirra Crew / 28 March 2022

When you visit New Zealand’s North Island, you will be amazed by just how much breath taking scenery there is to discover. Here are our top 5 North Island sightseeing activities you must not miss.

Read More
Kirra premium coach tours NZ

Choose the Perfect New Zealand Coach Tour with our Helpful Guide

By Kirra Crew / 22 March 2022

Here’s our guide to the kind of things that make the perfect New Zealand coach tour.

Read More
See the rugged West Coast of the South Island

Top 5 South Island Sightseeing Activities

By Kirra Crew / 22 March 2022

New Zealand’s South Island may not be big, but it’s big on experiences. To help you make the most of your tour, here are our top 5 South Island sightseeing activities.

Read More
Kirra Tours - wine Lake Taupo

Top 5 New Zealand Wineries

By Kirra Crew / 18 March 2022

A trip to New Zealand wouldn’t be complete without discovering its world class wines. Here we’ll give you our guide to our top 5 New Zealand wineries.

Read More
Hobbiton Waikato - photo: Matt Crawford

Top 5 Spots to Stop in New Zealand’s North Island

By Kirra Crew / 16 March 2022

New Zealand’s North Island (Te Ika-a-Māui) is a treasure trove of attractions. But where are the top spots to stop in North Island?

Read More

From sea cruise to land cruise: this is the best cruise alternative

By Marty / 5 January 2021

For a stress-free cruise alternative, your next adventure is waiting just around the corner by travelling to some of New Zealand’s top sightseeing spots by five star, luxury coach.

Read More

4 Reasons why you should travel solo next year

By Kirra Crew / 13 December 2020

While travelling is often communicated as a group activity, or at least something you do with another person, nothing quite compares to a New Zealand holiday your own way – no exceptions.

Read More
Scroll to Top