21 days, Auckland to Wellington

21 days 

Auckland to Wellington

Trip Code: ONAP
Travelling to New Zealand? Don't worry, you won't have to choose between the two islands. With all the activities you can choose from on each island, we'll make sure you make the most of the chance to lose your breath. Across three weeks you can hike, kayak, and cycle across this diverse land. There's also time for boat cruises and local culture, just to be sure you don't miss out on anything.

Is this tour for me?

Travel Style: Active

Hiking, trekking, biking, rafting, and kayaking adventures all over the world, made for outdoor types.

Service Level: Basic

Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.

Physical Rating: 4 - Demanding

Some high-altitude hikes or more strenuous activities, but accessible to most healthy travellers.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; Max 16, avg 12

Age requirement: 12+

All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.


What's Included

  • Local Living: Maori Village Visit with Overnight, Rotorua
  • Cycling through Karangahake Gorge
  • Traditional hangi dinner and marae greeting
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing walk (weather dependent)
  • Jet boating and canoeing along Whanganui River
  • Water taxi to Abel Tasman
  • Sea kayaking in Abel Tasman
  • Routeburn Track hiking excursion
  • Milford Sound cruise
  • Cycling the Otago Rail Trail
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities



Hotels/hostels (17 nts, some multi-share), lodges (2 nts), Maori village (1 nt, multi-share).


18 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 6 dinners 
Allow USD410-535 for meals not included.


Private vehicle, jet boat, kayak, bicycle, ferry, water taxi, walking.

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.


Available extras (Add these to your tour when you book)

Queenstown Jet Boating - From £82.00

It's a jet boat ride along the Shotover River of Queenstown - need we say more? Okay, how about this - imagine a whitewater ride with sharp turns and fast pace expertly navigated by a trained driver. All you need to do is strap in and get ready to get wet.

Auckland Sailing: America's Cup Experience (Pre Tour) - From£99.00

As part of the boat crew, you'll work together with your teammates to sail around Auckland's Waitemata Harbour in this competitive yacht. Either take the helm and participate or sit back and enjoy the spectacle - the choice is yours.


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