Tours Direct began with one tour to Israel & Egypt in 1997. Since then we have specialised in escorted tours to some of the world's most exotic destinations.
Our company has a reputation for excellent personal service, and our Tour Leaders are among the best in the travel business.
We enjoy planning tours to the most intriguing and beautiful places on our planet... China, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, Turkey, Tuscany, Burma, India, Central Asia, Central America, the Balkans, Russia, Kenya & Tanzania, Spain, Eastern Europe, Madagascar, Iceland, Easter Island, Bhutan, Georgia, Armenia & Azerbaijan to name a few!
Our research is ongoing and the outlook is positive for more off the beaten track and exotic journeys.
Richard Page (Director)
Richard started Tours Direct, and nowadays his job includes crafting tour itineraries, marketing and research.
Mandy Page (Director)
When Mandy is in New Zealand she takes care of the overall direction of the company. Otherwise, as one of our Tour Leaders, she’s escorting journeys to see the wonders of China, Burma, Bhutan, Central Asia, the Caucasus, the Balkans, Russia & the Baltic States and along the Way of St James.
Sean Sullivan (Groups Manager)
Sean has been to over 70 countries and is a fully qualified travel consultant. He’s worked in the travel industry for more than 20 years. Sean takes care of the day to day organising and co-ordinating of our escorted tours and independent travel.
Todd Henry (Office Manager)
Todd brings to our hard working team robust enthusiam for travel and exploring the world. He is an experienced traveller with a photographer's eye for beauty and detail. On a daily basis he takes care of all those tricky parts which can be such a hassle when travelling.
Raewyn Dench (Finance Manager)
Raewyn is Ms Postivity but she makes sure we are all on track with the finances. Also a keen traveller, she has her bags packed and ready, just in case there is space on one of our tours.