Pacific Travel - Scenic Pacific New Zealand Tours

Here at Pacific Travel, we are a friendly and enthusiastic bunch made up of local professional Travel Consultants who are passionate about our beautiful country and love nothing more than to help you plan your incredible journey down-under to our stunning shores of Aotearoa.

With over 50 years of combined service experience in New Zealand tourism, Pacific Travel offer 100's of tours departing from all over New Zealand - many with daily departures. We are devoted to producing and operating outstanding independent tours. What makes us special is the daily departure, the choice of accommodation, and the ability to shorten or lengthen tours to suit your specific timetable and budget. The emphasis is on freedom and flexibility - you can travel anywhere you like, when you like, and stay longer wherever your choose. We aim to create an itinerary that suits your individual wishes, needs & requirements.

We are delighted to offer a range of fully guided tours in association with AAT Kings and Kirra Tours for those who prefer an all-inclusive guided experience.

As an important client of Pacific Travel and a guest in New Zealand, we pride ourselves on creating the perfect itinerary for you, giving you up to date information on products and services. We stay in touch with you throughout the planning, booking and travelling process to ensure your holiday is enjoyable and one of the best experiences of your life.

It costs no more to book with Pacific Travel, but it's worth everything. We appreciate the trust you put in us to deliver an outstanding holiday and we work hard to make your journey to our shores perfect in every way.

Immerse yourself in our wonderfully photogenic and unspoiled land. So, what are you waiting for? Let us make your holiday a lifetime of memories!

Heather Collins - Manager
I am proud to be a New Zealander, there is nothing I like better than showing off our country to travellers from near and far. How privileged I am to have been selling New Zealand for over 25 years. After all this time I am still blown away by what New Zealand has to offer, I am continuously seeking out something new I can pass on. I have lived in USA (Tennessee ), Canada (Toronto) and Antarctica, before settling in Christchurch with my husband and our son. My affiliations with North America continue to assist me in catering to individual travellers needs from all destinations, as we all have different individual requirements. My favourite holiday spot is Marlborough Sounds with friends and family - simply the best combination. Finally remember these words from Mark Twain “In years from now you will be more disappointed by all things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did”

Janet - Travel Consultant

Our beautiful country never ceases to amaze me! A friend once said to me New Zealand is like a “mini world”, we have so much to offer our guests, all within realistic travel distances. With a huge number of premium product available to us, and some wonderful suppliers to work with, it’s great fun creating the perfect Itinerary for my travellers! Knowing my clients enjoy a seamless Itinerary and a fantastic time in New Zealand is exciting and rewarding.

Lisa - Travel Consultant

I was born and raised in Christchurch, New Zealand and I am proud of the country I hail from.!. I have a Diploma in Travel and Tourism and have travelled Asia, Fiji, Australia and my own country extensively. I love to travel so the list will grow.! We have a truly beautiful country along with friendly laid back people. I look forward to creating a wonderful holiday for you all that you will treasure for a lifetime.

Sophie - Travel Consultant
Raised in Christchurch and born into a family who loves getting out there and exploring the diverse landscape of our beautiful country, I have always been a fan of New Zealand. It was a no-brainer for me to move forward and earn my Diploma in Travel and Tourism so I could help others see what New Zealand is all about! From the rugged mountain ranges and the pristine lakes, to the black and golden sandy beaches, the thick West Coast bush, and everything in between… I love it all! Sometimes you love something so much, you don’t want to share it with anyone else. But New Zealand? It has something for everyone… and I hope to help you love it as much as I do! Can’t wait to help you plan your adventure!

Tess - Travel Consultant
I was born and raised in Christchurch and after travelling to the UK, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia, I’ve now settled back down in New Zealand with my young family. I have been lucky to visit some great places, but home is where the heart is and now I love spending my time helping others plan the trip of a life time to my wonderful country, New Zealand. I look forward to making your holiday a lifetime of memories.

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