About Archer Tours

Why Choose Archer Tours?

Archer Tours was founded by Jim Archer in 2001 as part of his vision of enhancing tourists' New Zealand experience.  Being of Maori heritage going back 14-generations he will get you involved in the Kiwi culture, giving you memorable experiences and a thousand stories to tell when you get home.


Archer Tours Mission Statement

Archer Tours is 100% committed to providing our guests with a fantastic, small group tour experience throughout New Zealand, by sharing our country's beauty, culture and the friendliness of our people.  Whether it is a one day, or twenty-one day tour, our guests will recieve 1st class, professional service and personal attention.  We will combine this with our in-depth knowledge of New Zealand history and Maori Culture, plus a lot of fun and laughter.  We believe these are the key ingredients to providing our guests with wonderful memories that will last a lifetime.

Tailor your New Zealand Experience

Tell us how many days you have in New Zealand, What is on your must see or do list and we will tailor a tour to suit you.  We can start and finish anywhere in the South Island or North Island of New Zealand. Whether you are an adventure seeker wanting to get involved with some of the many adrenaline pumping adventure activities, or simply wishing to relax and take in the various premier scenic spots around our beautiful country, we can take you there.

Tell us what your interests are and we can design a tour to suit you, so you can see the New Zealand that you want to see. Make your trip a memorable and enjoyable Kiwi experience.

We also stop our vehicles anywhere, anytime, (providing it is safe to do so) so you can take photographs or look at something that attracts your attention.

Private, Small Group Tours

Archer Tours specialises in private small group tours, being from 2 - 11 people per group (we do have access to larger vehicles if that is what you really want). These private tours will be for your own small group of friends or family only, no others will be added to your group without your permission.  

 Professional Tour Hosts

Jim is a professional, experienced tour host of Maori heritage and is happy to answer all questions you may have before, while on tour and after the trip.  He will also provide you with commentaries and point out places and things that may be of interest to you while you are on the tour.

Quality Accommodation & Spacious Modern Air-Conditioned Vehicles

Arches Tours ensures quality accommodation and all  of our vehicles are equipped with reclining seats and air conditioning, providing you with a comfortable trip and good value for money.

For more information, please get in touch with us and we'll be more than happy to help you.