Bringing the best of NZ to you.
Whether it’s whale watching in Kaikoura, walking Mt Ruapehu or soaking in the natural beauty of the West Coast, KiwiRail Scenic Journeys brings you the best experiences that NZ has to offer. Along with a comfortable train journey through scenic landscapes, each package focuses on an iconic kiwi experience and the finest local accommodation when an overnight stay is needed.
We've personally checked out all these packages to ensure quality is maintained and the little things aren’t overlooked. For example, transfers are included in most of our packages so there’s no chance of ending up stranded. If you have questions about our packages you can check out our FAQ's or contact us.
Train to Greymouth & stay a few nights, an ideal way to explore “the coast”. 2 adults from $295.
Lake Brunner Day Out
Take the TranzAlpine to Moana (Lake Brunner) & enjoy lunch at the Station Cafe. 2 adults from $405.
South Island Alpine Safari
Take the train, 4wd and jet boat through the Canterbury high country. 1 adult from $415.
Drive one of the most scenic roads and experience the West Coast in all it's raw power. 2 adults from $769.
Start or finish your Scenic train journey in style in Christchurch city. 2 adults from $465.
Take the train to Hamilton, an ideal starting point to discover the mighty Waikato. 2 adults from $279.
Waitomo & Hobbiton
Discover movie magic in the heart of New Zealand, & explore the Waitomo caves. 2 adults from $1,455.
Break away with an overnight stay at the iconic Chateau Tongariro, 2 adults from $509.
It’s the coolest little capital in the world, come and see for yourself. 2 adults from $489.
Chateau Two Nighter
Break you trip on the Northern Explorer at Chateau Tongariro, 2 adults from $699.
Kaikoura whale watching
Get up close and personal with the whales and other marine life in Kaikoura. 1 adult from $235.
Marlborough wine tasting
Wind your way through the world famous Marlborough wine region. 2 adults from $629.
Cruise through the intricate waterways that form the Marlborough Sounds. 2 adults from $639.