Art Travel: Small Group Art & Cultural Tours 0800 323 333 [email protected]

Looking for our 2021 Art Tours? 

While we lock them in and build a page for each tour here are our proposed itineraries. All our tours are small group programs, rich in engagement, enjoyment with an element of education thrown in. 

Register your interest in any of our Art Tours by emailing us, or call 0800 323 333

Read our testimonials page for feedback on our previous tours.

The Waikato

Wednesday 11 – Saturday 14 February 2021

Enjoy three nights exploring the Waikato from East to West. We start with the Wallace Gallery in Morrinsvile, exploring the museum, sculpture trail and galleries of Hamilton. Then spend a day in Raglan and a day out to Kawhia. Based in Hamilton for three nights, be prepared for a range of art making practice, places, spaces, landscapes, and of course amazing people.

More detail due November 20.

Whanganui & New Plymouth

Wednesday 24 – Monday 29 March 2021

See our link above to the full page

Nelson and Marlborough

Wednesday 28 April – Monday 3 May 2021

This tour is on waitlist

Join Sue Gardiner for five nights at the top of the Mainland. This tour comprises three nights in Nelson, visiting local museums, galleries, collectors and discovering the landscape before heading over to Blenheim to discover more of the same. Including a visit to Picton, food, wine, and more.

More detail due November 20.

Auckland and around

Wednesday 26 – Saturday 29 June 2021

Join our small group tour to discover greater Auckland’s art and cultural heritage including artists studios, galleries and museums from the Waitemata to the Manukau Harbour.  Take this great opportunity to spend time in Auckland like a local, visiting some of our hidden gems, local cafes, learn our history, and meet the locals.

Bay of Plenty

Thursday 10 June – Sunday 13 June 2021

From Whakatane through to Maketu, and Tauranga, discover the creative nature of the Bay of Plenty with us over three nights. 


July / August 2021 (TBC)

This tour will be timed to coincide with the eventual opening of the Hundertwasser Museum in Whangarei.

Meeting Houses of Rotorua Lakes

August 2021 (TBC)

Hamish Coney leads a unique in-depth look into the magnificent meeting houses of the Rotorua Lakes area.

Hawkes Bay

Wednesday 15 September – Saturday 18 September 2021

Spend three days in the Hawkes Bay discovering historic and modern architecture, art galleries, museums, dealer galleries, artists and makers. 

Christchurch – SCAPE 2021

October 2021

Join us for three nights during October for the 2021 edition of SCAPE in Christchurch. 

Dunedin and Queenstown Lakes

Wednesday 09 November – Monday 14 November 2021

Visit Dunedin, Otago and the Queenstown Lakes area to meet a range of local makers over five nights. There is much to discover in this area rich in artistic and cultural heritage. 

East Cape and Gisborne

Early December 2021

Gisborne is my spiritual home, and a place to be shared. Drive the East Coast with us, discover Te Kaha, Hicks Bay, Tokomaru Bay, walk the Tolaga Bay wharf, before spending time in Gisborne, its art, food and wine.

Contact us about any of our tours.

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0800 323 333