Beaches and coastline your thing? We got you covered!
 The New Zealand Adventurer combines our Northern Voyager with our Southern Loop, taking in EPIC coastline and pristine beaches creating an exciting off-the-beaten-track adventure, for the perfect 14-day New Zealand experience.  (start Auckland or Christchurch)

Beaches and coastline your thing? We got you covered!
 The New Zealand Adventurer combines our Northern Voyager with our Southern Loop, taking in EPIC coastline and pristine beaches creating an exciting off-the-beaten-track adventure, for the perfect 14-day New Zealand experience.  (start Auckland or Christchurch)

Beaches and coastline your thing? We got you covered!
 The New Zealand Adventurer combines our Northern Voyager with our Southern Loop, taking in EPIC coastline and pristine beaches creating an exciting off-the-beaten-track adventure, for the perfect 14-day New Zealand experience.  (start Auckland or Christchurch)

  • Marvel at the real-life gateway to Narnia at Cathedral Cove
  • Bathe in the natural warm waters of Hot Water Beach
  • Raft, roll or luge your way around Rotorua
  • Make a splash in amazing lakes, rivers, beaches, waterfalls and natural hot springs
  • “Go on the adventure” at Hobbiton – Lord Of The Rings Movie Set
  • Experience the mighty Glow-worm caves of Waitomo
  • Get up close to dolphins and whales in Kaikoura
  • Make footprints in New Zealand’s best beaches at Abel Tasman National Park
  • Hike, bike or wine taste in the stunning Marlborough Region
  • Visit the famous Pancake rocks in the coastal town of Punakaiki
  • There’s too many, we can’t list them all!

Included in ALL of our tours is an expert guide and driver, daily transport, accommodation, all breakfasts and a hit list of New Zealand’s most incredible spots.

 

Included on this specific tour:

 

  • 1 night on the Coromandel Peninsula
  • 1 night in Raglan – home of the world’s longest left-hand break
  • 1 night by NZ’s largest lake, Taupō
  • 1 night in Napier situated in the wine region of Hawkes Bay
  • Surf Lesson at Raglan
  • Entry into Wai O Tapu Thermal Wonderland
  • Flight from Auckland to Christchurch (reversible)
  • 2 dinners at your guides favourite spots
  • 1 night in Christchurch
  • 1 night in the whale watching capital of Kaikoura
  • 1 night in the Marlborough Region of Picton.
  • 2 nights in Abel Tasman National Park
  • 1 night in rugged west coast Punakaiki
  • 1 night in the greenstone hotspot of Hokitika

  • Marvel at the real-life gateway to Narnia at Cathedral Cove
  • Bathe in the natural warm waters of Hot Water Beach
  • Raft, roll or luge your way around Rotorua
  • Make a splash in amazing lakes, rivers, beaches, waterfalls and natural hot springs
  • “Go on the adventure” at Hobbiton – Lord Of The Rings Movie Set
  • Experience the mighty Glow-worm caves of Waitomo
  • Get up close to dolphins and whales in Kaikoura
  • Make footprints in New Zealand’s best beaches at Abel Tasman National Park
  • Hike, bike or wine taste in the stunning Marlborough Region
  • Visit the famous Pancake rocks in the coastal town of Punakaiki
  • There’s too many, we can’t list them all!

wild-kiwi-nz-adventurer-highlights

Included in ALL of our tours is an expert guide and driver, daily transport, accommodation, all breakfasts and a hit list of New Zealand’s most incredible spots.

Included on this specific tour:

  • 1 night on the Coromandel Peninsula
  • 1 night in Raglan – home of the world’s longest left-hand break
  • 1 night by NZ’s largest lake, Taupō
  • 1 night in Napier situated in the wine region of Hawkes Bay
  • Surf Lesson at Raglan
  • Entry into Wai O Tapu Thermal Wonderland
  • Flight from Auckland to Christchurch (reversible)
  • 2 dinners at your guides favourite spots
  • 1 night in Christchurch
  • 1 night in the whale watching capital of Kaikoura
  • 1 night in the Marlborough Region of Picton.
  • 2 nights in Abel Tasman National Park
  • 1 night in rugged west coast Punakaiki
  • 1 night in the greenstone hotspot of Hokitika

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Saturday / DAY 1
AUCKLAND – RAGLAN

First stop on the North Island, is Raglan. The stunning rugged landscape and black sand beach of Raglan is home to one of the world’s longest left-hand break with its laid-back, hippie attitude – there’s nothing like it. What better place to try your hand at surfing or if surfing isn’t your thing why not spend your time exploring the little bohemian town’s boutique shops and cafes?

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Sunday / DAY 2
RAGLAN – TAUPO (via Waitomo)

After all that beach action it’s time for more water. Waitomo – a town better known for what’s beneath it….Crawl, abseil, raft and squeeze your way through the dark abyss, lit only by the twinkling light of the glow worms above – there are tons of ways to explore this incredible natural labyrinth. After all that adventure it’s time for a beer by the wonderful Lake Taupō.

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Monday / DAY 3
TAUPO – NAPIER

After a breakfast with a view, we give you time to explore the lake from the water’s edge or 15,000ft above it!! Up to you. We then head East to the Art Deco city of Napier and New Zealand’s most famous wine region – Hawkes Bay. We will have plenty of time to explore the Art Deco streets and buildings and a visit to Hawkes Bay wouldn’t be complete without a few wine tastings.

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Tuesday / DAY 4
NAPIER – ROTORUA

Today we switch the ocean air for something a little stronger; welcome to the geothermal centre of NZ – Rotorua. There’s heaps to do here – check out the bubbling mud pools at one of the geothermal parks, walk around the lake or even hike or bike the stunning Redwood Forest just on the edge of town. Looking for adventure? Check out luging, zorbing or give white water rafting the mighty Kaituna River a go.

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wednesday / DAY 5
ROTORUA

Today is your day to explore all those activities you haven’t had time to do in just one afternoon. Let your guide plan an awesome day for you and give his personal recommendations on what you can do. For those Lord of the Rings fans, this is your chance to try your luck at spotting a hairy-footed miniature man at Hobbiton, with a trip to the world-famous movie set.

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Thursday / DAY 6
ROTORUA – COROMANDEL

After breakfast, we prepare for a beautiful drive to the stunning Coromandel Peninsula. We have a few scenic stops and short walks before we arrive at the coastal town of Hahei. Explore the astounding Cathedral Cove, made famous in the Chronicles of Narnia as the Gateway to Narnia. You can spend the afternoon kayaking, snorkelling or swimming in its crystal clear waters. After you’re done searching for the Land of Narnia, we’ll watch the sunset from our natural hot pools on Hot Water Beach.

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Friday / DAY 7
COROMANDEL – AUCKLAND

Today could be your last day on the North Island so let’s make this a good one, we explore some hidden treasures on this lush and picturesque part of the North Island as we make the journey back to Auckland. We aim to arrive at the airport around 4 pm in time for a 6 pm flight to Christchurch. After such an epic week we hope you are ready for the South Island!

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Saturday / DAY 8
CHRISTCHURCH – KAIKOURA

After breakfast and a good catch up with your guide, we head up the coast to the passionate community of Kaikoura. There are very few places in the world that can boast of such an abundance of natural wonders as those offered by land and sea in Kaikoura. The dramatic, rugged cliffs on the edge of town are as impressive as the whale watching. Make sure you get some time on the water and experience some of NZ’s most exciting sea life.

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Sunday / DAY 9
KAIKOURA – PICTON

Today we venture up the dramatic Kaikoura coast where you will still get to see the effects of the Earthquake in the region back in 2016. We will get some time to explore the famous Marlborough Wine Region before we approach the charming port town of Picton, gateway to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds.

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Monday / DAY 10
PICTON – ABEL TASMAN

Today we get to visit a real gem… arguably New Zealand’s most beautiful National Park, Abel Tasman is full of exciting things to do. This little piece of paradise can be explored in many different ways: kayaking, water-taxi, walking or sailing. There are so many things you’ll just have to do, but don’t worry, we have plenty of time here to get to see the best spots!

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Tuesday / DAY 11
ABEL TASMAN

After brekkie, you can spend the day sunbathing and enjoying the beach, or if you are feeling adventurous then join us on a hike and discover why we think this National Park is home to some of New Zealand’s best beaches. If you are lucky you may get to see some of NZ’s exciting native wildlife such as the Tui and the Tuatara.

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WEDNESDAY / DAY 12
ABEL TASMAN – PUNAKAIKI

After a scenic drive through Nelson lakes and possibly a little morning swim, we head down the West Coast to the little coastal town of Punakaiki which is situated on the edge of the Paparoa National Park. Punakaiki is a quaint little community that hosts the Pancake Rocks. We will have a short walk around the crazy blowholes before venturing back to our accommodation for the night. It’ll be the perfect place to take in the incredible scenery surrounding us!

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Thursday / DAY 13
PUNAKAIKI – HOKITIKA

After breakfast, we are going to take our time exploring the Hokitika region and check out some of the more untouched areas. The old gold mining town has turned into something of a west coast must see with amazing arts and crafts, pubs and café’s and not to mention the friendly locals. A trip here wouldn’t be complete without seeing the gorge and a cheeky swim.

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Friday / DAY 14
HOKITIKA – CHRISTCHURCH

Don’t feel sad about heading back to Christchurch, we are taking you across one of the most scenic drives in New Zealand. Arthurs Pass takes us up and over the Southern Alps with views to die for. We have plenty of distance to cover today but we will have plenty of exciting stops before we arrive back into Christchurch.

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No-one wants to be tied to an itinerary.
So be spontaneous and take part in activities as you go.
No fixed plans, no pressure, just book any of the below as and
when you please. All prices are in NZ$.

No-one wants to be tied to an itinerary.
So be spontaneous and take part in activities as you go. No fixed plans, no pressure, just book any of the below as and when you please. All prices are in NZ$.

North Island

  • Cathedral Cove Kayaking $105
  • Rotorua Whitewater Rafting From $99
  • Te Puia Geothermal Area $52
  • Rotorua Zorbing (OGO) $35
  • Luge & Gondola From $44
  • Hobbiton From $114
  • Tamaki Maori Village $130
  • Waitomo Blackwater Rafting $142
  • Waitomo Boat Cave Tour $75
  • Skydive Taupo – From $299

South Island

  • Skydiving over Abel Tasman From $299
  • Sailing Abel Tasman $133
  • Whale Watching Kaikoura $150
  • Dolphin swim Kaikoura $175
  • Kayak and walk  $115
  • Canyoning $200

This NEW, LUXURY CRUISER makes travelling a pleasure.

 

Our vehicles get wolf whistles wherever they go – and for good reason, with massive windows to give you an incredible view (they’re tinted too, to protect you from baking in the sun), USB ports and enough leg room to stretch out. There’s also unlimited WIFI available – Talk about the high life!

WE DON’T HIRE BUS DRIVERS – WE HIRE GUIDES.

 

We find epic humans with a love for NZ, a fondness for creating good times, and the gift of the gab when we put them behind the wheel, tasked with giving you the EXPERIENCE of a lifetime. Our experienced guides pride themselves on finding places a little off the beaten track to ensure your trip is a memorable one.

WE LIMIT THE SIZE OF OUR GROUPS TO 18

 

Our adventure tours are for small groups of 18-35 year olds. Despite what people say, we think small is best – when it comes to travelling, that is. It means you don’t get lost or left out in the chaos of a large group and you really get to know your fellow Wild Kiwis.

 

Be prepared to make some awesome friendships with people from around the globe – we tend to get tight on our tours!

This NEW, LUXURY CRUISER makes travelling a pleasure.

 

Our vehicles get wolf whistles wherever they go – and for good reason, with massive windows to give you an incredible view (they’re tinted too, to protect you from baking in the sun), USB ports and enough leg room to stretch out. There’s also unlimited WIFI available – Talk about the high life!

wild-kiwi-wheels

WE DON’T HIRE BUS DRIVERS – WE HIRE GUIDES.

 

We find epic humans with a love for NZ, a fondness for creating good times, and the gift of the gab when we put them behind the wheel, tasked with giving you the EXPERIENCE of a lifetime. Our experienced guides pride themselves on finding places a little off the beaten track to ensure your trip is a memorable one.

wild-kiwi-wheels

WE LIMIT THE SIZE OF OUR GROUPS TO 18

 

Our adventure tours are for small groups of 18-35 year olds. Despite what people say, we think small is best – when it comes to travelling, that is. It means you don’t get lost or left out in the chaos of a large group and you really get to know your fellow Wild Kiwis.

 

Be prepared to make some awesome friendships with people from around the globe – we tend to get tight on our tours!

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See below for our individual rates.

See below for our individual rates.

See below for our individual rates.

Prices include your tour, 13 nights accommodation,
professional driver & guide and breakfast every day, plus flight between islands.

Prices include your tour, 13 nights accommodation, professional driver & guide and breakfast every day, plus flight between islands.

MAY 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
5 MAY $2759 Available Autumn
12 MAY $2759 Available Autumn
19 MAY $2759 Available Autumn
26 MAY $2759 Available Autumn

JUNE 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
2 JUNE $2759 Available Winter
9 JUNE $2759 Available Winter
16 JUNE $2759 Available Winter
23 JUNE $2759 Available Winter
30 JUNE $2759 Available Winter

JULY 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
7 JULY $2759 Available Winter
14 JULY $2759 Available Winter
21 JULY $2759 Available Winter
28 JULY $2759 Available Winter

AUGUST 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
4 AUGUST $2759 Available Winter
11 AUGUST $2759 Available Winter
18 AUGUST $2759 Available Winter
25 AUGUST $2759 Available Winter

SEPTEMBER 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
1 SEPTEMBER $2759 Available Spring
8 SEPTEMBER $2759 Available Spring
15 SEPTEMBER $2759 Available Spring
22 SEPTEMBER $2759 Available Spring
29 SEPTEMBER $2759 Available Spring

OCTOBER 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
6 OCTOBER $2759 Available Spring
13 OCTOBER $2759 Available Spring
20 OCTOBER $2759 Available Spring
27 OCTOBER $2759 Available Spring

NOVEMBER 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
3 NOVEMBER $2759 Available Spring
10 NOVEMBER $2759 Available Spring
17 NOVEMBER $2759 Available Spring
24 NOVEMBER $2759 Available Spring

DECEMBER 2018

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
1 DECEMBER $2759 Available Summer
8 DECEMBER $2759 Available Summer
15 DECEMBER $2759 Available Summer
22 DECEMBER $2759 Available Summer
29 DECEMBER $2759 Available Summer

JANUARY 2019

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
5 JANUARY $2759 Available Summer
12 JANUARY $2759 Available Summer
19 JANUARY $2759 Available Summer
26 JANUARY $2759 Available Summer

FEBRUARY 2019

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
2 FEBRUARY $2759 Available Summer
9 FEBRUARY $2759 Available Summer
16 FEBRUARY $2759 Available Summer
23 FEBRUARY $2759 Available Summer

MARCH 2019

TRIP COMMENCING PER PERSON (NZD) AVAILABILITY SEASON
2 MARCH $2759 Available Autumn
9 MARCH $2759 Available Autumn
16 MARCH $2759 Available Autumn
23 MARCH $2759 Available Autumn

Terms & Conditions

You can fly into Auckland or Christchurch with many international and domestic carriers

 

To fly between the two islands use Jetstar or AirNewZealand. If you need any information about flights and times then get in touch.

You can fly into Auckland or Christchurch with many international and domestic carriers

 

To fly between the two islands use Jetstar or AirNewZealand. If you need any information about flights and times then get in touch.