Hiking in New Zealand

 

Hiking Safaris

Hiking Safaris are for people looking for a unique experience of hiking in New Zealand that combines multi-day hikes with kayaking, caving and camping. An unforgettable outdoor experience in remote wilderness areas with a small and social group. Hikers participate in all aspects of the safari; decision making, cooking, and camp set-up.

Ultimate New Zealand

  • 22 days @ NZ$4,900
  • Start/Finish: Auckland, Christchurch
  • Nights: Backcountry Huts, Cabins, Camping

The Ultimate New Zealand experience! This safari encompasses the very best that New Zealand has to offer - hike sections of the Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk and explore the volcanic wonderland of Tongariro National Park. In the South...

Ultimate New Zealand map
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    Kayaking
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    Biking
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    Cruise
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Glacier Walking
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    Rafting
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    Caving
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    Scuba Diving
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    Snorkelling
   

The Far North

  • 6 days @ NZ$1,280
  • Start/Finish: Auckland return
  • Nights: Camping

Reach the very tip of New Zealand, hike stunning coastal tracks, kayak around volcanic headlands, island outcrops and mangrove forest. Try your hand at sand-boarding massive dunes and snorkelling in clear waters, camp in secluded...

The Far North map
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    Day Hikes
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    Kayaking
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    Snorkelling
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    Touring
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Rafting
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    Caving
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    Biking
   

Ultimate North

  • 7 days @ NZ$1,900
  • Start/Finish: Auckland/Wellington
  • Nights: Backcountry Huts, Camping, Lodges

For those who have a little less time but want to experience the very best that the North Island can offer the Ultimate North is the ideal choice. Hike lake trails and explore thermal areas in Rotorua. Trek the best sections of the Lake...

Ultimate North map
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Day Hikes
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    Kayaking
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    Rafting
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    Caving
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    Biking
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    Glacier Walking
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    Scuba Diving
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    Snorkelling
   

Ultimate South

  • 15 days @ NZ$3,100
  • Start/Finish: Nelson - Christchurch
  • Nights: Backcountry Huts, Camping

A remarkable journey that begins in earnest walking among the golden beaches and lapping waters of the Abel Tasman Coastal Track. You travel south to the lush rainforests of the West Coast where there is the chance to explore deep...

Ultimate South map
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Day Hikes
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    Kayaking
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    Biking
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    Glacier Walking
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    Rafting
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    Caving
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    Scuba Diving
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    Snorkelling
   

West Coast Wilderness

  • 11 days @ NZ$2,580
  • Start/Finish: Nelson / Queenstown
  • Nights: Camping, Backcountry Huts

A unique opportunity to be totally immersed in pristine wilderness. Hike through lush rainforest in a limestone canyon, wade across crystal clear rivers, explore hidden caves and gaze at the stars as you sleep under a giant rock...

West Coast Wilderness map
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Touring
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    Kayaking
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    Glacier Walking
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    Caving
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    Helicopter Flight
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    Rafting
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    Biking
   

Coast & Canyons

  • 5 days @ NZ$1,180
  • Start/Finish: Nelson/Greymouth or Nelson/Christchurch
  • Nights: Camping, Backcountry Huts

Four hiking-filled days away from the hustle of mainstream tourism. Excellent overnight hikes in the alpine ranges of Kahurangi National Park and among the crystal clear rivers and limestone canyons of Paparoa National Park. Stay at a...

Coast & Canyons map
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Day Hikes
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    Touring
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    Caving
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    Kayaking
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    Rafting
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    Biking
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    Glacier Walking
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    Scuba Diving
   

World Heritage Wanderer

  • 7 days @ NZ$1,780
  • Start/Finish: Greymouth or Christchurch/Queenstown
  • Nights: Backcountry Huts, Camping

Journey through the wilds of southern Westland and be reminded of the rigours early pioneers must have faced. Kayak across New Zealand's largest unmodified wetland and up into the river delta among towering kahikatea trees. Help prepare...

World Heritage Wanderer map
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Day Hikes
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    Touring
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    Kayaking
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    Glacier Walking
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    Helicopter Flight
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    Rafting
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    Caving
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    Biking
   

Secret South

  • 11 days @ NZ$2,580
  • Start/Finish: Queenstown/ Christchurch
  • Nights: Camping, Backcountry Huts

Take a journey to secret locations where rare wildlife play and exquisite scenery takes over. Enjoy the serenity of beautiful mountain ranges, crystal clear lakes and calm fiords while hiking, kayaking, cycling and camping through the...

Secret South map
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    Multi-day Hiking
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    Day Hikes
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    Touring
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    Kayaking
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    Marine Mammals
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    Biking
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    Rafting
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    Caving
   
     
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