Cycle New Zealand – Otago Rail Trail

Jump in the saddle and follow the Central Otago Rail Trail through an unforgettable landscape It’s almost like New Zealand was made for cycling. This is a land known for its natural beauty, welcoming people and delicious wine, and this cycling trip just happens to take in the best of… Read the rest

Fiordland and Stewart Island Tour

FIORDLAND & STEWART ISLAND TOUR Tour Departs: 1-8 April 2021 Tour Length: 8 Days We are very excited to bring to you a new and exciting adventure, discovering some of the best sights the Deep South has to offer! Begin the tour with 2-nights in beautiful Arrowtown, enjoy a leisurely… Read the rest

2020 Christmas Tour

Tour Departs: 22 December 2020 Tour Length: 7 Days Feel like a short break away over the Christmas period? If you would like to join a small group of like-minded Kiwis sampling some of the best wines, food, and scenery available then come and join us. Staying in some luxurious… Read the rest

Solo Travellers Club

Solo Travellers Club Designed exclusively for members of our Solo Travellers Club our tours are fully escorted and offer 4* to 5* deluxe hotels with single room occupancy throughout the journey. Timeless Turkey 2021 – now open for bookings, maximum group size of 15!  18 day escorted tour, September 2021  … Read the rest

Scandinavia & Iceland

The Scandinavian countries are all seafaring nations and a result, all the major cities are on the coast or built over a collection of islands such as Stockholm; this makes things perfect for cruising as everything is so accessible. Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland are all close together, both geographically… Read the rest


Discover Travel are one of the few true specialists in New Zealand in arranging trips to the Arctic. “The Arctic” – from the Greek Arktikos – ‘Country of the Great Bear’ because it sits underneath the constellation Ursa Major. This is very apt, because the most famous resident of this… Read the rest

Expedition Cruising

Expedition (small ship cruising to ‘adventure’ destinations) is growing rapidly – in these places, it’s all about the destinations that are ‘hard to get to except by ship’! Expedition ships essentially used to be a floating expedition base for shore excursions by zodiac, but a great ship will certainly enhance… Read the rest

Ocean Cruising

Cruising is the fastest growing sector of the travel industry, and while Canterbury has perhaps been a little slow to embrace the cruising revolution over the last few decades, we’re catching up very fast now! Discover Travel is a leading cruise specialist in Canterbury with 3 Certified Cruise Specialists, and… Read the rest

Food & Wine

Travellers interested in Food and Wine have endless opportunity to indulge themselves. No matter whether you are interested in sampling or creating there are heaps of countries where you can indulge your passion. Cooking fans can attend cooking classes in countries as different as Vietnam and Italy. Some small group… Read the rest