Our Small group luxury tours are designed to maximize your experience in New Zealand in whatever time you have available.

Why choose New Zealand Discovery Tours?

Maximum 11 passengers – guaranteed / Over 12 years experience in providing Tours throughout the UK and New Zealand! / Entrance fees always included / On Deluxe tours we include the extras like official guides just for your private group with reserved front row seating to shows with dining in selected restaurants or themed Buffets / Mercedes Benz Luxury Vehicle's with premium interiors including reclining Leather seating, fully air conditioned and uv protection tinted glass / Complimentary cold mineral water always available!


Hobbiton and Geysers Combo Tour HL01 If you only have one day this tour combines two very special venues!

Hobbiton and Geysers Combo Tour HL01

If you only have one day this tour combines two very special venues!

Whakarewarewa – The Living Māori Village. Experience the Culture & history Tour! W01

Whakarewarewa – The Living Māori Village. Experience the Culture & history Tour! W01

Glowworm Caves and Hobbiton Combo with Marquee Festival Feast Buffet Lunch

Glowworm Caves and Hobbiton Combo with Marquee Festival Feast Buffet Lunch

Nature's Fire and Fury Tour: Volcanic Expedition with Māori Culture Experience TR 71 One for the bucket List!!

Nature's Fire and Fury Tour: Volcanic Expedition with Māori Culture Experience TR 71

One for the bucket List!!

Te Puia Geothermal Valley Tour RP01          Feel The History

Te Puia Geothermal Valley Tour RP01          Feel The History

Rotorua and Polynesian Spa Hot Pools with lunch: Deluxe Tour TR68 A Chance to Spoil Yourself!

Rotorua and Polynesian Spa Hot Pools with lunch: Deluxe Tour TR68

A Chance to Spoil Yourself!

Luxury Private Charter! we will architect your Tour Itinerary to meet your demands and expectations.

Luxury Private Charter! we will architect your Tour Itinerary to meet your demands and expectations.

Mitai Māori Village Evening Experience with Traditional Hangi Buffet RM 01

Mitai Māori Village Evening Experience with Traditional Hangi Buffet RM 01


New Zealand Discovery Tours provide high end luxury and private shore excursions for cruise ships berthing in Tauranga. With a focus on excursions for couples and small groups, we are able to offer tailored experiences that offer a wonderful snapshot of the Bay of plenty Region.

We work with our guests and the scheduling of their vessel, to ensure we deliver a fabulous day in our region, with enough time to be safely back in Tauranga in time for your departure.

We offer service quality and an experience's to remember New Zealand by.

Any or all of our tours are available from Tauranga including exclusive Helicopter Flights to active volcano's private guided Rafting down river rapids, and opportunities to taste wines and food from throughout our region!

By offering luxury bespoke services we can create something incredibly special and tailored to your particular itinerary and interests.

Due to heavy demand pre-bookings are required, To arrange your bespoke Bay of Plenty Region shore excursion/tour click on the links above to start your journey of Discovery.