Explore Auckland and Christchurch with Soaring Kiwi Tours! Sit back and relax on the top deck of a unique open top double decker bus and enjoy the spectacular uninterrupted views. With friendly guides, fun ‘live’ commentary and useful ‘hop-on hop-off’ passes, a Soaring Kiwi city tour is the very best way to spend a day in these fantastic cities.

The Backpacker Group Members Deal

Soaring Kiwi Tours offers 10% discount on any Soaring Kiwi ‘hop-on hop-off’ City Tour.

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Tours & Products

Soaring Kiwi City Sightseeing “Hop-on Hop-off” Tours operate unique double decker city sightseeing tours in Auckland and Christchurch! Their friendly guides provide an entertaining and informative ‘live’ commentary in all cities. Learn about the history of these cities and visit all the ‘must see’ attractions. Enjoy incredible views from the top deck of open and closed top, classic and new, double decker buses. You can also ‘hop on and hop off’ to explore the city at your leisure.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit top attractions
  • Unique double decker buses, open and closed top
  • Hop-on and hop-off to explore the city at leisure
  • Incredible views, great photo opportunities
  • Live commentary. Pre-recorded multi-lingual commentary available on Auckland Central Tour only.

See www.soaringkiwi.co.nz for tour routes, stop locations, timings and rates.


Hostels Nearby

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Terms & Conditions

  • Available for The Backpacker Group members only
  • Discount tour code must be used to receive discount. Discount only available for online bookings.
  • Direct bookings only via website.
  • Not to be used in conjunction with any other discounts, promotions or deals
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Urgent Coronavirus Update

Anyone that has arrived into New Zealand from Monday 16th March 1am is required to self-isolate for 14 days.  If you do not do this you will be deported out of New Zealand if you are caught. If you need advice you can call the health line  0800 358 5453 or +64 9 358 5453  Do not enter a hostel, a hospital or a doctors clinic instead call the health line if you think you have the coronavirus.  If you need somewhere to self-isolate we might be able to help you so send an email to [email protected]co.nz.  Many hostels are now checking your passports to see when you have entered the country and will report you to the police if you are not following the New Zealand requirements.