Short Tours

Unique Short Tours

At Unique Holiday Tours we cater to adventurous souls – those who never stop experiencing life and define their own terms.

We have specifically designed our tours with ease of mind in mind. Everything is pre-planned for a hassle free experience – from accommodation to meals, activities to excursions, we’ve sorted it out and have priced to please. Add your own adventure and choose optional excursions, or soak in the scenery and relax on the planned rest days. With so many like-minded people together experiencing the journey of a lifetime, strong friendships form.

Twenty Tunnels – ex Tauranga

Please enquire for the next available trip!

  • Tauranga, Taupo, Taumaranui
  • Forgotten World Adventure Rail Carts, Take a rail cart adventure through twenty tunnels along the beautiful Forgotten highway. Stories and history are shared as forgotten vistas unfold before your eyes.
  • Rail Cart full day tour
  • Accommodation
  • Daily meals as indicated – Breakfast x 2, Morning tea x 1, Lunch x 1, Afternoon tea x 1, Dinner x 2

$TBA per person twin share Accommodation

Auckland – A Fresh Look - ex Tauranga

Please enquire for the next available trip!

  • Contemplate at the stunning Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple
  • Enjoy a cruise on the Waitemata with the Riverhead Ferry
  • Visit the Muriwai Gannet Colony
  • Experience the Sculptureum
  • High Tea at The Hilton
  • Behind the Scenes tour of Eden Park


  • 5 nights hotel accommodation
  • Welcome morning tea, complimentary beer/wine/juice on first evening
  • Admissions to all attractions/tours/tastings
  • Daily meals as indicated – Breakfast x 5, Morning Tea x 1, Lunch x 2, Dinner x 4
$TBA per person twin share Accommodation

East Meets West – ex Tauranga

Please enquire for the next available trip!

Tauranga – Napier – Feilding – Whanganui – New Plymouth – The Chateau – Taupo – Tauranga

  • Explore Art Deco and views from Te Mata Peak
  • Palmerston North City Tour
  • Coach House Museum
  • Wine Tastings
  • St Pauls Memorial Church Putiki
  • Durie Hill views
  • Pukeiti Gardens
  • Tehenui Vicarage
  • Richmond Cottage and Hurworth Cottage
  • Awakino Gorge
  • National Park, Three course meal and night @ the Grand Chateau
  • Lava Glass Blowing
  • Sculpture Gardens
  • Aratiatia Rapids


  • Accommodation
  • Admissions to organised attractions/tours/tastings
  • Daily meals as indicated – Breakfast x 4, Morning Tea x 1, Lunch x 1, Dinner x 4

$TBA per person twin share

Murray River Cruise and Adelaide Sights – ex Auckland

3 – 11th September 2019

Fly Air NZ direct to Adelaide.

  • 3 nights on board PS Murray Paddle Steamer—all meals included
  • Day trip to the Barossa Wine Valley & Heritage Tour
  • Day trip of Adelaide city, Adelaide Hills, Hahndorf, Mount Lofty Summit
  • An iconic visit to St Peter’s Cathedral and Adelaide Oval
  • Tour & Taste at Haighs Chocolate
  • Speciality dinner at world-renowned chef Jamie Oliver Restaurant

    Complete Free Day to enjoy

  • Air New Zealand Return Domestic Flights from Wellington, Palmerston
  • North, Napier or Tauranga
  • Air New Zealand International Flights from Auckland to Adelaide return
  • Pre Tour accommodation in Auckland
  • Hotel Accommodation in central Adelaide
  • Professional team—Tour Guides
  • Murray River & Adelaide Sights
  • Daily meals included

$5145 per person twin share Accommodation

Contact us If you have travelled with us before as you may qualify our VIP pricing!

See, Taste, Experience Wairarapa

9th -14th April 2019


  • Lunch at NZ oldest winery—Mission Estate Napier
  • Tui Brewery Tour, Taste & lunch
  • Exclusive 3 course lunch & tour of Wharekauhau Country Estate
  • Brancepeth Historic Homestead
  • Lunch at White Swan Hotel Carterton
  • Overnight at Wairakei Resort Taupo


  • 5 nights hotel accommodation
  • Daily meals as indicated (B,L,D), specialty meals as indicated (SL)
  • Admissions to all attractions/tours/tastings
  • Informative Commentary
  • Professional team—Tour Driver & Tour Guide
  • Limited seats

$2050 per person twin share Accommodation