Why choose ANZCRO Guided Coach Tours?

We pride ourselves on exceptional personalised customer service and unequalled experiences.

ANZCRO guided tours have been creating memorable New Zealand touring holidays for over 45 years. Our guided coach holidays are a great way to sit back, relax and let someone else do the driving whilst you meet and share experiences with new friends from all over the world.

When you book one of our tours you can expect:

  • The most important person is you
  • Great value for money
  • Fantastic sightseeing inclusions
  • Travel in comfort
  • The very best coach captains
  • Guaranteed departures
  • Solo traveler options

No Ordinary Touring Experience

Not only will you enjoy touring in our luxury, 5 star coaches but many of our trips include travel by train, ferry, luxury yacht, cruise boats and even water taxis with the option to also travel by helicopter, ski-plane and float plane! All this adds up to an exciting holiday that differentiates ANZCRO’s Guided Tours from many other tour companies.

More than just the usual sightseeing

Holidays are traditionally a great time to try something new but experience has shown us that some of the best things in life often involve the unexpected. We believe it is important to have the right balance between a full, well organised itinerary and the freedom to do your own thing… so within the framework of your holiday with us, there is ample time and flexibility for your own personal exploration.

All our tours include the ‘must-see’ highlights of New Zealand plus many exclusive extras. We feature a fantastic mix of cultural and general sightseeing activities and our holidays offer excitement, leisure and adventure in their various forms and you can put them together to end up with the holiday you want!

Three great touring options to choose from:

Platinum Collection | Classic Collection | Highlights Collection

Earlybird Offer


Receive a FREE tablet device (1 tablet per booking) when you book & pay in full for your ANZCRO Guided Coach Tour at least 4 months prior to your tour departure date.

Platinum Collection


  • Genuine Small Group JourneysWith no more than 24 travellers on our Platinum Collection holidays, you’ll enjoy a more intimate and personal style of touring experience. This exciting range of tours offer centrally located hotels, resorts and lodges of a very high standard (4½ – 5 star), great sightseeing inclusions and a relaxed, leisurely pace.
  • Enjoy more leisure timeOften we hear travellers say that they wish they had longer to experience and enjoy the places they visit. That’s why our Platinum Collection itineraries keep travelling time to a minimum and include multi-night stopovers wherever possible.
  • Exclusive sightseeing & diningOur tours include the must see highlights of New Zealand plus much, much more. Many of our exclusive sightseeing inclusions have been designed specifically for us and are available only to small groups. Similarly, you will savour the culinary delights of award winning vineyard restaurants such as Mudbrick, Craggy Range and Amisfield as well as enjoying lakeside BBQ’s and a traditional Maori hangi (feast).

Classic Collection


  • All-inclusive touringANZCRO’s Classic touring holidays are genuinely inclusive and feature iconic sightseeing excursions, authentic cultural experiences, spectacular train journeys and meals so there is no need to worry about ‘hidden’ extras. Naturally, there is time to relax, do your own thing or self-explore and your Coach Captain will be only too happy to recommend and book any optional activities on those free days when nothing is planned.
  • Feature DinnersIn addition to the sumptuous dinners included, you will also enjoy several specialty dining experiences in select locations. At Rotorua, enjoy a traditional Maori hangi (feast) and cultural performance featuring ancient rituals, song and dance including the stirring haka. At Queenstown, travel by gondola to the top of Bobs Peak for a gourmet dinner looking out over Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range. Or maybe cruise across the lake onboard TSS Earnslaw to Walter Peak High Country Station for a BBQ dinner hosted in the Colonels Homestead. And in Dunedin, the Edinburgh of the South, enjoy an authentic Haggis Ceremony complete with piper, address to the Haggis and great food!
  • Meet new friendsAn ANZCRO’s Coach Holiday is a great way to travel and meet new people from all over the world. Share your experiences with others over a glass of wine at the end of each day and form friendships that last long after your tour is finished.

Highlights Collection


  • Outstanding value for moneyOur Highlights touring holidays allow more freedom for you to make your own discoveries. Using our wealth of experience, we have developed a series of itinerariesto showcase New Zealand’s highlights for those travellers with value in mind. With less inclusions, you have the freedom to explore and choose the activities you want to experience so that you end up with the holiday you want.
  • Included Feature ExperiencesAlong with some general sightseeing admissions, several feature experiences are included on your Highlights tour. Depending on the holiday you choose, you will enjoy a scenic cruise on spectacular Milford Sound, a traditional Maori hangi (feast) and cultural performance and a guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set that featured in The Lord of the Rings & Hobbit movies.
  • Premium Coach TravelAll the coaches used on an ANZCRO’s Coach Holiday are 5 star and offer large panoramic viewing, dual entry doors for easy access, armchair style seating with seat belts, free wi-fi, onboard restroom and air-conditioning. Your Coach Captain has been carefully chosen for their professionalism, knowledge, people and driving skills and we know that they will go that extra mile to ensure you end up with the holiday you want.