Please contact the Motueka office the day prior to your departure.
The operator reserves the right to alter, amend or cancel any tour should the weather or any other situation demand this. The operator finalise all tour arrangements upon the express condition that they will not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, accident, delay or irregularity which may be occasioned, either by reason of weather, or any defect in vehicle, vessel or aircraft or though the acts or defaults of any company or persons engaged in conveying passengers or in carrying out the arrangements of the tour.
Hiking New Zealand Ltd is not liable for any cost or loss, directly or indirectly, from any personal disruption due to COVID-19. Such costs or losses include, but are not limited to: requirements to follow COVID-19 mandates, flights, accommodation, transfers, and other expenses incurred over and above the tour price. Once your tour has commenced there is no refund available for any portion due to any circumstances. Any decision regarding exceptions to this policy are at the discretion of Hiking New Zealand Ltd or the Operator of the trip if it is not Hiking New Zealand Ltd.
For bookings four or more months in advance of the departure a 25% deposit can be paid with the remainder due 95 days prior to your trip. For bookings within four months of the departure, full payment is required.
Over 90 days: refund less $200 deposit per person, or change travel date for no additional cost but seasonal rate increases will apply.
89 - 60 days: 50% refund of full ticket price
59 - 0 days: no refund*
*The operator will endeavour to resell the trip space and may be able to then provide a refund. Note, no part of the cancelled party's cancellation fee can be used to supplement any further payment required of the remaining party members.
Wilsons Abel Tasman will endeavour to resell the trip space and may be able to then provide a refund. Note, no part of the cancelled party's cancellation fee can be used to supplement any further payment required of the remaining party members.
No refund on any portion of a Guided package can be made after the departure of tour.
Covid-19 Booking Assurance
If government-imposed travel restrictions prevent you from travelling you can request a date change.
- Administration fee $100 per person applies.
- Travel must be completed before 24 December 2022