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The Seasider

The Seasider

Rail Tour - Dunedin - Starting from NZ $89.00 per adult

Run by the Taieri Gorge Railway, The Seasider train is Dunedin's scenic coastal tourist train operating from the historic Railway Station in Dunedin New Zealand. This tour runs on a section of railway which was considered the highlight of the trip between Christchurch and Invercargill and offers spectacular views over Otago Harbour and the wild Otago coastline. It is considered one of the "must-do" railway trips in New Zealand! More...

Weka Pass Railway

Weka Pass Railway

Attraction - Waipara

Experience a great day out for the whole family on a trip on the Weka Pass Railway. This is a historic rural railway using both vintage steam and diesel-electric locomotives on 12.8 km of scenic line, through the unique limestone beauty of the Weka Pass out of Waipara, where superior weather patterns provide crystal clear air and high sunshine hours. More...

Knights of the Sky - The Great War Exhibition in Blenheim

Knights of the Sky - The Great War Exhibition in Blenheim

Historic - Blenheim - Starting from $25.00 per person

The Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre presents the outstanding Knights of the Sky exhibition, featuring Sir Peter Jackson's own collection of World War One aircraft and artifacts. This story of aviation in the Great War is brought to life in sensational sets created by the internationally acclaimed talent of WingNut Films and Weta Workshop. Not just for aviation buffs, this world class exhibition has something for everyone. More...

Waitangi Treaty Grounds Day Pass

Waitangi Treaty Grounds Day Pass

Museum - Waitangi - Starting from $50.00 per person

Spend the day exploring the Waitangi Treaty Grounds while soaking up the scenery and story of New Zealand’s most important historic site.
Your day pass includes admission to the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, entry to the brand new Museum of Waitangi, an informative (50-minute) guided tour, cultural performance (30-minutes), Waitangi – Birthplace of a Nation introductory film and full access to New Zealand’s most important historic site, featured icons, bush walks and the spectacular views... More...


Kemp House - Heritage New Zealand

Kemp House - Heritage New Zealand

Historic - Kerikeri

Built by Maori sawyers and missionary carpenters from the London-based Church Missionary Society in 1820-21, Kemp House in Kerikeri predates the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi by almost 20 years. Enjoy a tour of New Zealand's oldest building including a large range of furniture and personal items owned by the missionary families who lived here - including James and Charlotte Kemp. More...

Buried Village of Te Wairoa Tour

Buried Village of Te Wairoa Tour

Historic - Rotorua - Starting from $30.00 per person

Experience New Zealand's most visited archaeological site, and hear stories of the 1886 Mt. Tarawera eruption. This guided tour features a range of historical exhibits nestled in the scenic New Zealand landscape. Visitors can take peaceful walking trails and discover the life stories of the inhabitants whose fates were intertwined with the volcanic eruption. Discover the legacy of the Pink and White Terraces, which were once considered to be the Eighth Wonder of the World. More...

Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour

Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour

Historic - Napier - Starting from $195.00 per person

Join this 75-minute tour for the chance to step back into the 1930’s. Immerse yourself in Napier’s Art Deco heritage as you visit some of the key attractions while in a luxurious 1930s vintage car. See famous buildings such as the Napier Municipal Theatre and National Tobacco Company building. More...

Clendon House - Heritage New Zealand

Clendon House - Heritage New Zealand

Historic - Hokianga

Step back in time and explore the home of one of Northland's most prominent historical figures - James Reddy Clendon, a trader, witness to the Treaty of Waitangi, Magistrate and New Zealand's first US Consul. Crammed with historic treasures belonging to the Clendon family, Clendon House is a heritage goldmine. More...

Ewelme Cottage - Heritage New Zealand

Ewelme Cottage - Heritage New Zealand

Historic - Auckland

Step back in time and enjoy one of Auckland's most charming early cottages. Built for Rev Vicesimus Lush and his family in 1863-4, Ewelme Cottage is crammed with family belongings, and is largely unchanged from Victorian days - right down to its wall to wall drawing room carpet. Boasting a superb antique book collection and a fascinating array of family items spanning over a century, Ewelme Cottage is an unforgettable heritage experience. More...

Museum of Te Papa Tongarewa Twilight Express Tour

Museum of Te Papa Tongarewa Twilight Express Tour

Maori - Wellington - Starting from $20.00 per person

Discover the highlights of Te Papa Tongarewa, meaning a '‘container of treasures’ in the Māori language. While admission is free to the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, you’ll discover these cultural treasures and hear stories told with authority and passion by a museum guide. This evening express tour lasts 45 minutes, perfect if you’re short on time. More...

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Atiamuri BatchAtiamuri Batch - Holiday Home.

Situated in Atiamuri, Atiamuri Batch features a private pool. The holiday home is in an area where guests can engage in...

Alberton - Heritage New ZealandAlberton - Heritage New Zealand - Historic - Auckland - Mount Albert.

Once the centre of an estate that stretched as far as the eye could see, this beautiful building grew from a farmhouse...

 

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