New Zealand's South Island is full of alpine delights and natural wonders. From hiking on glaciers to kayaking with dolphins, you can enjoy a range of active experiences, as well as relax in the most beautiful natural atmosphere. 

Our New Zealand South Island Tours

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Explore the rugged reaches of the South Island on this six-day trip with Intrepid from...

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Explore lakes, mountains and rivers on this three-day Wanaka retreat, taking in...

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Cycle New Zealand's South Island, from Queenstown to Middlemarch’s Otago plains. Follow...

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Beginning and ending in Queenstown, experience Central Otago’s vineyards and gold rush...

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Take an epic scenic adventure through the South Island of New Zealand, from Franz...

Tailor-Made trips

Take two or more on an exclusive trip and tailor your itinerary

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Explore the North and South Island of New Zealand, visiting Franz Josef Glacier, the...

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Explore the North Island on this 12-day tour, leaving from Christchurch and hitting...

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Take an active small-group tour through the North and South Islands of New Zealand on...

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Get active on a nine-day adventure through New Zealand’s best, from Auckland to Lake...

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