• Haere Mai: Welcome to New Zealand

    Silver Fern Holidays focuses purely on New Zealand.

    We know the country inside out, from the tropical North to beyond the Southern Alps, and have 30 years’ experience organising self-drive New Zealand holidays and small group tours.

    If you want to really experience New Zealand, immerse yourself in its epic landscapes and pristine environment, and engage with Maori culture and the local way of life, then you’ve found the right people. Whether you travel as a couple, family or group of friends, our touring itineraries can be tailor-made to reflect your interests including walking, cycling, wine-tasting, wildlife and more. We can create the best tour of New Zealand to cater to your individual needs.

    Travel at a leisurely pace, with options to include journeys by rail, coach or boat. Stay in hotels with personality and at smaller, friendly places where your host has the inside tips on local attractions and restaurants. Let us help you plan the best holiday in New Zealand today.

    Whatever your budget, we help you make the most of it. Contact us and start planning your New Zealand trip of a lifetime today.

    What makes us different?

    • 100% New Zealand Specialists
    • Insightful Advice from Experts
    • Tailor-Made Itineraries for You
    • Unique Escorted Small Group Tours
    • Smaller, Friendly Places to Stay
    • Tried-and-Tested by Our Team
    • Tour by Car, Rail, Coach, Boat
    • Authentic, Local Experiences
    • 24/7 Support in New Zealand

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    New Zealand Travel Specialists

    Find out why Silver Fern Holidays are New Zealand Travel Specialists

    Director, John Lightwood shares some of his favourite New Zealand highlights.

    What our travellers say about us

    Hear what our customers have to say

    Guests talk about their New Zealand experiences with Silver Fern.