South Island
Kiwi Guides
Where would you visit in the South Island if you could only pick one place? We ask our Kiwi Guides Helen, Tim and Andrew where their favourite places in the South Island are. Read their picks, find out why they love these spots so much and see pictures from recent South Island trips.
Guide Stories
South Island
National Parks
MoaTours Kiwi Guide Andre shares his experiences at one of Fiordland's real gems, Doubtful Sound. A handy guide to anyone wanting to visit Doubtful Sound, including history, wildlife, environment and the highlights of a Doubtful Sound overnight cruise.
Garden Tours
Otago
South Island
Read our latest article all about the Classic Homes & Gardens of Otago, including Chantecler in Queenstown, and Clachanburn in the Maniototo, both on our Otago Farmhouse Gardens tour.
Kiwi Guides
South Island
Guide Stories
In this article MoaTours Kiwi Guide Andrew shares his adventures in the South Island’s High Country on our High Country Stations, Gardens & Goldfields 7 day tour.
Guide Stories
South Island
Otago
MoaTours Kiwi Guide Andre shares his adventures from our Stewart Island & Southern Odyssey tour, a real once in a lifetime adventure to discover icons of the South.
Our Guests
South Island
MoaTours guest Toni Roberts-Hislop shares her travel diary from our very first Southern Beauty tour in October 2020.
South Island
Guide Stories
Read Kiwi Guide Matt's travel diary as he journeys from Dunedin to Bluff and Riverton then into Lake Hauroko in Fiordland before taking the "back road" to Queenstown via the Mavora Lakes and Mt Nicholas Station for lunch followed by a cruise across Lake Wakatipu to Queenstown. A real adventure into some of the hidden treasures of the South Island.
South Island
Guide Stories
National Parks
MoaTours Kiwi Guide Richard shares some stories from his latest trip to the South Island icons of Molesworth Station, Abel Tasman & Golden Bay. Tag along for the ride as Richard shares stories from countryside he knows so well.
Guide Stories
South Island
Milford Sound
MoaTours Kiwi Guide Tim shares some stories from a recent trip around the southern half of the South Island visiting Aoraki Mt Cook, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Wanaka, Franz Josef and Punakaiki. Find out why after 25 years guiding it's still his favourite part of New Zealand.
Video
South Island
Meet the locals
What we love most of all about running tours all over New Zealand is the amazing people we meet, real passionate Kiwis in some of the most stunning corners of the country. Meet a few of our mates from around the South Island, great people doing great work.