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.

Discover Tasmania (POSTPONED due to border closures new date TBA)

9 September to 19 September 2020

  • Coach Tour around Tasmanian
  • City Tour of Hobart, Cascade Brewery, Female Factory, Rosny Lookout, Botanical Gardens
  • Explore the famous Salamanca Markets
  • Day trip to the Port Arthur
  • Explore Cradle Mountain
  • City Tour of Launceston, Cataract Gorge, Tastings, Grindelwald Swiss Village
  • Enjoy a river cruise on Gordon River Cruise
  • Travel on the extraordinary railway—West Coast Wilderness Railway
  • Domestic Flights in New Zealand & Australia
  •  International Flights from Auckland to Hobart return
  • Pre Tour accommodation in Auckland
  •  Accommodation, Coach Travel, meals & activities as indicated
  •  Professional Tour Guide

$5450 per person twin share Deposit $1500pp upon booking


AUCKLAND - A Fresh Look

6 October to 11 October 2020

  • Sugar fix at Chelsea Sugar Factory Tour
  • Enjoy a cruise on the Waitemata with the Riverhead Ferry
  • A Specialty Lunch at The Riverhead
  • Visit the Muriwai Gannet Colony
  • A Specialty dinner at Orbit 360
  • Experience the Sculptureum
  • High Tea at The Hilton
  • Devonport tour and dinner at McHughs of Cheltenham


  • 5 nights hotel accommodation
  • Complimentary beer/wine/juice on first evening
  • Admissions to all attractions/tours/tastings
  • Daily meals as indicated, Specialty meals as indicated 
  • Professional team—Tour Driver & Tour Guide


PRICE: $2725 per person twin share Deposit $350pp required upon booking.


The Ghan (POSTPONED due to border closures new date TBC)

14th November – 22nd November 2020

Fly Air NZ to Darwin via Sydney

  • Day trip to Litchfield National Park
  • 3 days onboard The Ghan rail journey—all meals, all drinks included
  • Cruise Nitmiluk National Park, experience Alice Springs and Simpsons Gap
  • Experience the Outback, breathtaking views of the Milky Way
  • Free Day to explore Darwin and Adelaide
  • Air New Zealand Return Domestic Flights
  • Air New Zealand International Flights
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • All activities
  • Daily meals included
  • Professional Tour Guide

PRICE: $7950 twin share Deposit $1500pp required upon booking.

Murray River Cruise and Adelaide Sights

13th to 21st April 2021

Fly Air NZ direct to Adelaide.

  • 3 nights onboard 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
  • Specialty dinner
  • Free Day to enjoy
  • Air New Zealand Return Domestic Flights
  • Air New Zealand International Flights from Auckland to Adelaide return
  • Pre Tour accommodation in Auckland
  • Hotel Accommodation in central Adelaide
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Murray River & Adelaide Sights
  • Daily meals included

$4,975 per person twin share Deposit $1500pp required upon booking

Magical Mystery Tour

February 2021- Register your interest

More information to come…but you are guaranteed to have fun!

What I can tell you:
  • The tour will be in the top of the South Island
  • Scheduled for February 2021
  • Duration will be between 5 to 7 days
  • Complete tour package
  • Professional Tour Guide

Price TBC


Win a FREE Trip on the "Explore the South" Tour
7th - 27th March 2021

Book your seat today or subscribe to our mailing list and be in to win the 21-day Tour “Exploring the South” with Unique Holiday Tours! Valued at $4,265

Unique Holiday Tours have been touring New Zealand for over 30 years creating lifelong memories for thousands of passengers, many who travel with us again and again!

To view, the tour details click on the following link to download the latest brochure showcasing the "Exploring the South" tour alongside our other wonderful tour options. If you have any questions or you would like us to post you a copy of the brochure don't hesitate to contact us HERE!

Congratulations, you are one step closer to your own "trip of a lifetime" with Unique Holiday Tours travelling the wonderous South Island of New Zealand from the 7th - 27th March 2021!