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Lake Rotoroa Lodge Fly Fishing

Lake Rotoroa Lodge Fly Fishing

Fishing - Nelson Lakes

In 2000 National Geographic Adventure magazine named Lake Rotoroa Lodge as one of the two finest trout fishing venues in the world. Lake Rotoroa Lodge lies in the heart of South Island fly fishing country, which gives us access to more fishing than any other lodge in New Zealand. We have more than 22 rivers to choose from by car on a normal weather day and more by helicopter. More...

35-Minute Valley and Glacier Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook

35-Minute Valley and Glacier Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook

Helicopter Tour - Mount Cook National Park - Starting from $310.00 per person

See the Aoraki Mt Cook National Park on this 35-minute scenic flight tour. Enjoy a stunning scenic flight up the Tasman Valley, through the Hochstetter Icefall, with a landing on the mid snowfields of the Tasman Glacier. More...

New Zealand South Island Year-Long Hop-on Hop-off Bus Pass

New Zealand South Island Year-Long Hop-on Hop-off Bus Pass

Bus - Christchurch - Starting from $775.00 per person

Be prepared to be blown away by the places you will go and the things you will do while travelling on our super fun Hop-on Hop-off Adventure Travel Network.

A Hop-on Hop-off Travel Pass is a great way to see New Zealand's impressive South Island. You will get access to stunning destinations, meet like-minded travelers, get great recommendations from your Driver Guide and best of all have total flexibility to hop-on or hop-off where ever you like along the route. This pass can be... More...

35-Minute Valley and Glacier Ski Plane Tour from Mount Cook

35-Minute Valley and Glacier Ski Plane Tour from Mount Cook

Air Tour - Mount Cook National Park - Starting from $310.00 per person

Experience Mt Cook National Park like never before on this scenic 35-minute Ski Plane adventure! Delight in a stunning scenic flight up the Tasman Valley, through the Hochstetter Icefall, with a landing on the mid snowfields of the Tasman Glacier. More...

Mount Cook Mountains High Helicopter Flight

Mount Cook Mountains High Helicopter Flight

Helicopter Tour - Mount Cook - Starting from $460.00 per person

The premier flight over this amazing alpine region with vast snowfields, glaciers and a spectacular view of New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook. Fly towards the Tasman Glacier and land high above it where you can step out of the helicopter and experience what it feels like to stand on snow atop a mountain. Enjoy the incredible vistas and a close up view of Aoraki (Mount Cook) from your landing site, then take off again and traverse the Southern Alps to view the mighty Fox and Franz... More...

Coast and Rainforest Walk Eco-Tour from Auckland

Coast and Rainforest Walk Eco-Tour from Auckland

Day Tour - Auckland - Starting from $245.00 per person

This full day tour goes firstly to the Arataki Visitor Information Centre situated within Auckland's largest regional park, Waitakere Ranges Regional Park. The breathtaking panoramic views from the sweeping decks extend from the Tasman Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Absorb the area's history and admire the magnificent traditional Maori carvings that stand guard there.

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Abel Tasman Discoverer Day Forest and Swing Bridge

Abel Tasman Discoverer Day Forest and Swing Bridge

Day Tour - Nelson - Starting from $86.00 per person

Abel Tasman National Park Discoverer Day

This is the MOST POPULAR of all our trips!

Our Number One Abel Tasman National Park Cruise! You get to enjoy the beaches and wildlife, and have a walk through some of the stunning forest the park has to offer!

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14-Day South Island Adventure Tour from Christchurch

14-Day South Island Adventure Tour from Christchurch

Multi-day Tour - Christchurch - Starting from $3115.00 per person

This 14-day tour of the South Island of New Zealand will take you on a remarkable adventure, taking you further off the beaten track, with a small group of travelers and a knowledgeable guide. You'll have the opportunity to go hiking, skydiving, walk on a glacier, swim with dolphins, cycle some of the country's most scenic trails, go jet boating and more on New Zealand's South Island, one big, beautiful, natural play ground! The maximum travelers for this tour is 20. More...

Kayak the Waikato River Taupo

Kayak the Waikato River Taupo

Kayaking - Taupo - Starting from $60.00 per person

Waikato River Float

Cruise lazily down the Waikato River, New Zealand’s longest river, on this gentle kayak tour. The tour starts near the control bridge in town and meanders down the slow moving crytal clear waters of the Waikato River. Kayak past stunning cliff faces, lush native forests, islands, river wildlife and swimming holes. You will kayak under Taupo Bungy’s platform where hopefully someone will be hurling themselves down into the water. Cheer them on! Towards the end of... More...


Small-Group Seal Colony and Wellington City Tour

Small-Group Seal Colony and Wellington City Tour

Half-day Tour - Wellington - Starting from $385.00 per person

Discover the natural highlights around beautiful Wellington on a full-day guided tour that explores the South Coast and Red Rocks, and visits the Museum of Wellington City and Sea and Wellington Botanic Gardens. Travel by 4WD to see a New Zealand fur seal colony and take in spectacular views of the Tasman Sea. Learn about Maori legends and Wellington’s history, get close to native plant and bird life and enjoy lunch alongside Wellington Harbour. Small-group tour limited to six people ensures a... More...

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Boutique Hotel Warwick HouseBoutique Hotel Warwick House - Bed and Breakfast.

Warwick House is an historic boutique hotel built in 1845 overlooking Nelson towards Tasman Bay. This early Victorian...

Full-Day Abel Tasman and Golden Bay Tour from MotuekaFull-Day Abel Tasman and Golden Bay Tour from Motueka - Day Tour - Motueka. Starting from $196.00 per person.

On this full day tour you will experience many diverse landscapes in this stunning area of New Zealand. We enjoy a...

 

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