Gay Travel

New Zealand Holiday Packages Designed for Our LGBTQ Friends

Gay Travel NZ is a wholly owned division of: New Zealand Encounters and Travel Limited, they are a Qualmark Gold Awarded Inbound Tour Operator that means we offer a Quality Experience for you the Visitor. We have been designing quality vacations for members of our Worldwide Community and our aim is simply, to provide a seamless travel service through the booking process and for you to have a wonderful experience whilst you are in New Zealand. With regard to your accommodation hosts, we ensure that these are either Gay-Friendly or Gay-Owned and operated Accommodations. Over the years we have viewed and inspected, got to know the hosts and can recommend these to our clients who book their New Zealand Vacation through Gay Travel NZ.

Take away the uncertainty

Our pledge to you is we know our accommodation hosts and this gives peace of mind that you will have a warm and friendly welcome all the places you will stay in New Zealand.
View our selections of Itineraries for either just North Island Only or South Island Only or, North and South Islands Combined. Below you will find the links to a selection of itineraries for each and note that this is what we call the starting base, any of these itineraries can be changed to better suite your specific requirements.

See Our Fabulous New Zealand Itineraries

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For Suggested Itineraries click the above for North / South or Both Islands

Our Itineraries not only give you an idea of what you can see and what can be achieved during your visit to New Zealand, but also gives a cost guideline. With Our Custom Design Service, you will not only save time, but take away the uncertainty of whether an accommodation or activity is what it claims to be. We also give you the confidence of having someone in the same country with a 24 Hour contact number and a willingness to help and assist you, when you need us. 

And who else can introduce you to someone that has the same golf handicap or type of dog as you?

Ask yourself...

  • Is my knowledge of New Zealand and my time to research the options limited?
  • Do I want the very best New Zealand experience suited to my expectations and requirements?
  • Do I want to maximize my holiday experience and minimize wasted time and risk?

If you answered yes to all those questions then

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Our custom made New Zealand Vacation Holiday packages are what we are well known for.


  • Itineraries are designed to highlight your special interests
  • Accommodation styles and choices reflect your personal preferences
  • Times frames are specific to your travel dates
  • Itineraries are specially designed so that you experience the people and the natural beauty of New Zealand.
  • Our knowledge is derived from living, working and playing in New Zealand.
  • We constantly comb the country inspecting new accommodations, trying activities and finding those special hideaway places.
  • We provide GPS Navigations pre-loaded with your Itinerary Route for a small fee.
  • Insurance is going to be very different in the future, however via Alliance if you are booking via a New Zealand Inbound Tour Operator we can offer you exceptional rates charged in New Zealand and are significantly cheaper policies. 
  • Not only can we offer holiday package design services, we are able to assist in the booking our clients flights from world-wide destinations to New Zealand through our flight department. We are agents for Air New Zealand and David Hall is a Frequent Flyer Specialist of 30 Years’ experience, if you are want to use your Frequent Flyer contact on so that he can assist you in maximising your options.