Be spoilt by the scenic and adventurous delights of South NZ
Hike the Franz Josef Glacier, enjoy a cruise through Milford Sound, view New Zealand's highest peak, Mt Cook, and go wild in Queenstown - the extreme adventure capital of the world. There's so much to do in New Zealand's South Island, this is bound to be an unforgettable travel experience and a rollicking adventure. Where do you sign up? Right here!
Share amazing moments with your fellow travellers. As you'll be in a small group, the trip retains a fun, personalised atmosphere throughout
Spend several nights in Queenstown, New Zealand's adventure capital, where's you'll have tonnes of time to explore
Cruise Milford Sound watching out for he spectacular views.
Franz Josef Glacier is every adventurer's dream. Take a guided hike across the glacier, get your blood pumping on a quad bike ride around the area or enjoy unrivalled views on a scenic flight
Accommodation on this trip isn't luxurious, but it's comfortable enough for you to relax after a day of adventure.
There are more optional activities on this trip than included ones. These activities range from trekking moderate hiking trails to white water rafting, so you'll be able to choose your own adventure level.
You'll be spending quite a lot of time in a minibus as you travel through the islands. The bus may be small, but it's comfortable, and offers a great opportunity to get to know your fellow travellers and gaze at passing landscapes.
This itinerary is valid for departures from 01 January 2018 to 01 October 2019. View the itinerary for departures between 01 October 2019 - 31 December 2020
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There are currently no scheduled departures on our New Zealand South Island Explorer trip. If you are interested in other trips in the region visit one of the links below.
1. This trip finishes on arrival in Christchurch on day 11 at approx 6:00pm.
2. A single supplement is available on this trip and valid for all nights accommodation.
Our New Zealand South Island Explorer trips score an average of 4.56 out of 5 based on 43 reviews in the last year.
I have never faulted Intrepid travel as a solo traveller I never felt alone in all the countries I have travelled though. I love there way of travel small groups whether it be basic. original or comfort. I will defiantly be booking many more trips with them.
Review submitted 04 Jun 2018
New Zealand with Intrepid gave me several opportunities to do something for the first time and many once in a life time experiences
Review submitted 31 May 2018