New Zealand Cruises

Nicknamed the 'city of sails', cruises to New Zealand offer an amazing travel experience. Taking you to many of the country's top destinations, cruises also include all of your accommodation, onboard meals and beverages as well as entertainment and some shore excursions. Experience the beauty of New Zealand 's incredible natural attractions and enjoy the alluring Maori culture as you explore this region's fascinating history.

North Island Cruises

Auckland Dinner Cruise

Auckland Dinner Cruise

This romantic dinner cruise is a must do for couples or lovers of sailing on your next holiday to Auckland. Pride of Auckland offer a fantastic sailing and dining experience aboard a 50 foot yacht. After a sumptuous dinner, the sails go up for an exhilarating return journey, overlooking the lights and sights of the city.

Discover the Bay Cruise, Hole in the Rock & Dolphin Watching

Discover the Bay Cruise, Hole in the Rock & Dolphin Watching

Learn about the history of Russell (Kororareka), Paihia, Waitangi treaty grounds and the stunning 144 islands that make up the beautiful and historic Bay of Islands on a high speed luxury catamaran. This 4.5 hour day cruise is an excellent way to explore the Bay of Islands and experience Cape Brett and the 'Hole in the Rock' on your next New Zealand holiday.

Harbour Sailing Cruise

Harbour Sailing Cruise

Enjoy tea, coffee and and a sweet treat as you cruise Auckland Harbour aboard Pride of Auckland's 50 foot yacht. The experienced crew provide an informative commentary on this 1.5 hour cruise, so all you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the sites and sounds of New Zealand's 'City of Sails' - Auckland.

South Island Cruises

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise

Enjoy an unforgettable experience on the Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise, departing from Queenstown, Te Anau or Manapouri, this full day New Zealand tour operated by RealNZ is ideal for all travellers. Travel across Lake Manapouri, through the Wilmot Pass and onto Doubtful Sound where you will spend three hours on the water viewing wildlife, waterfalls and more.

Milford Overnight Cruise

Milford Overnight Cruise

This overnight tour to Milford Sound ensures more time on this natural wonderland than any other tour in New Zealand. Boarding Fiordland Navigator in the afternoon, you will cruise Milford Sound with sightseeing and tender craft and kayaking options. After breakfast the next morning, there is more sightseeing around Milford Sound before berthing and boarding the bus back to Queenstown. A fabulous 2 days in the most spectacular area of the South Island in New Zealand.

Milford Sound Coach & Cruise

Milford Sound Coach & Cruise

Rain, hail or shine - the Milford Sound is one of spectacular beauty. This South Island tour will take you on an incredible journey through the Fiordland National Park on a luxury coach, followed by a cruise on the picturesque Milford Sound. You will see luxuriant rainforest cling to sheer rock walls and waterfalls tumbling hundreds of metres to the sea below.

Milford Sound Fly Cruise Fly

Milford Sound Fly Cruise Fly

Hanging valleys, hidden alpine lakes and cloud-piercing summits are some of the amazing sights you will see when you fly over the Southern Alps between Queenstown and Milford on this unforgettable day tour. Once your feet are back on dry ground, you will spend 1 hour and 40 minutes marvelling at the tranquillity of the Milford Sound as you cruise the full length on board one of RealNZ's comfortable vessels.

TSS Earnslaw Cruise

TSS Earnslaw Cruise

Relive the elegance of turn-of-the-century travel with a cruise on board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw, the only coal fired passenger carrying vessel still operating in the southern hemisphere. TSS Earnslaw cruises Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak High Country Farm. This is a wonderful cruise and an excellent way to enjoy the spectacular views of Cecil and Walter Peaks and the western shores of Lake Wakatipu on the South Island of New Zealand.

Whale Watch Cruise

Whale Watch Cruise

Whale Watch Kaikoura is New Zealand's only marine-based whale watching company offering visitors an exciting up-close encounter with the Giant Sperm Whale at all times of the year. Come and experience the magic of Kaikoura with its lush pastures and towering, snow covered peaks that fall to the sea. This rare magic continues just offshore where a deep undersea canyon combines with unusual sea currents to attract an extraordinary abundance of marine life, the most famous being the Sperm Whale.