Days: 13 days
Start/Finish: Auckland / Queenstown
Accommodation: Hotels, Lodges
Grade: B (Average of 4-5 hrs physical activity per day)
Departs: Nov - April
Price: NZD $7,450.00
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This is the complete New Zealand travel experience. Explore both islands as you weave your way from north to south. Go underground in the Waitomo glowworm caves, explore the geothermal area of Rotorua and hike the volcanoes of Tongariro National Park. Spend even more time hiking in the south: the Abel Tasman coast, Punakaiki’s luscious green rainforests and the majestic Aoraki/Mount Cook. Finish your time in this magical country under the immense peaks of Mount Aspiring National Park before arriving in Queenstown. The day hikes and short walks have been specially selected to get you into the best and most diverse wilderness areas of New Zealand. From strenuous alpine hikes to strolls along the beach, choose the walks to suit you. This trip lets you maximise your time in remote areas and marvel at New Zealand’s iconic landscapes.

 

Highlights

»  Waitomo glowworm Caves
»  New Zealand's best geothermal activity - Rotorua
»  Cross spectacular volcanic terrain - Tongariro National Park
»  Golden sands of Abel Tasman Coastal Track
»  Crystal clear rivers and limestone canyons of the West Coast
»  Explore the majestic Aoraki/Mount Cook
»  Come face to face with active glaciers - Rob Roy
»  Maori cultural performance and Hangi
»  Day hikes and excellent ensuite accommodation

Learn more about the Tongariro Alpine Crossing and read about Eva's experience hiking it

 

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