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New Zealand South Island Adventure Tours & Trips

New Zealand South Island Adventure Tours & Trips

Explore a wide diversity of New Zealand South Island adventure holidays. We have 105 tour packages that vary from 3 days to 21 days. With the greatest number of departures in January, this is also the most popular time of the year.

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105 New Zealand South Island Adventure trips with 1,794 reviews

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  • South Island Lick Tour

    "Katie is an exceptional driver, person and friend. She’s very knowledgeable about..."
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Queenstown, Wanaka, Lake Wanaka, Franz Josef+5 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Christchurch
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Hotel
    transport
    Mini-coach
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Discovery, Sightseeing, In-depth Cultural, Christmas & New Year+2 more
    operator
    Haka Tours
    Duration
    7 days
    Price per day
    $120
    From
    US$838
    You save: $26
    21 Nov 2019
    9 spaces left
    24 Nov 2019
    4 spaces left
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  • Southern Voyager

    "The itinerary was fantastic, the places we went were getting more beautiful with..."
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Franz Josef, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Mount Cook+4 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Christchurch
    age range
    18 to 35 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel
    physical rating
    Active
    Regions
    New Zealand South Island, Milford Sound+1 more
    Travel style
    Discovery, Sightseeing, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Wild Kiwi
    -22%
    Duration
    7 days
    Price per day
    $85
    From
    $768
    US$596
    • +$115 upfront costs
    You save: $172
    23 Nov 2019
    5 spaces left
    30 Nov 2019
    5 spaces left
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  • Pure Adrenalin (Ex Wellington) 2019-20

    "Amazing trip, guide, driver and experience!"
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Wellington, Nelson, Abel Tasman NP, Kaikoura, Christchurch, Hokitika, Fox Glacier, Queenstown, Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound, Te Anau, Lake Ohau, Mount Cook+11 more
    starts/ ends in
    Wellington / Christchurch
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Hotel, Berth / Cabin, Lodge, Temple, Motel+4 more
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Ship
    physical rating
    Active
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Coach / Bus, In-depth Cultural, Christmas & New Year+2 more
    operator
    Topdeck
    Duration
    11 days
    Price per day
    $167
    From
    US$1,842
    You save: $57
    9 Dec 2019
    1 space left
    22 Dec 2019
    1 space left
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  • Southern Explorer 2019-20 (28 destinations)

    7 day adventure tour through Christchurch, Hokitika, Lake Matheson and 9 other destinations in New Zealand

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    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Hokitika, Lake Matheson, Fox Glacier, Lake Hawea, Lake Wanaka, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Arrowtown, Lake Ohau, Lake Pukaki, Mount Cook+11 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Christchurch
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Hotel, Lodge, Motel
    transport
    Coach / Bus
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Coach / Bus, In-depth Cultural, Christmas & New Year+2 more
    operator
    Topdeck
    Duration
    7 days
    Price per day
    $119
    From
    US$833
    You save: $26
    13 Dec 2019
    3 spaces left
    18 Jan 2020
    10 spaces left
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  • New Zealand South Island Explorer

    11 day adventure tour through Christchurch, Punakaiki, Franz Josef and 3 other destinations in New Zealand

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    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Punakaiki, Franz Josef, Queenstown, Doubtful Sound, Mount Cook+5 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Christchurch
    age range
    15 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Lodge
    physical rating
    Active
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Christmas & New Year
    operator
    Intrepid Travel
    -32%
    Duration
    11 days
    Price per day
    $204
    From
    $3,305
    US$2,244
    You save: $1,061
    4 Dec 2019
    8 spaces left
    17 Dec 2019
    6 spaces left
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  • Wild West from Queenstown - Top rated by National Geographic

    "I had a great time! The food was great and Genna and Charlene (my guides) did a greay..."
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Queenstown, Lake Hawea, Mount Aspiring National Park, Lake Paringa, Franz Josef, Okarito, Greymouth, Punakaiki, Paparoa National Park, Abel Tasman NP, Nelson, Picton+11 more
    starts/ ends in
    Queenstown / Picton
    age range
    18 to 65 year olds
    accommodation
    Camping
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Bicycle
    Regions
    New Zealand South Island, Southern Alps+1 more
    Travel style
    Bicycle, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Flying Kiwi
    Duration
    8 days
    Price per day
    $135
    From
    US$1,079
    20 Nov 2019
    4 spaces left
    29 Nov 2019
    4 spaces left
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  • South Island Adrenalin Junkie Tour

    "Burto was the true hero of our trip. Class act all the way. Friendly, professional,..."
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Queenstown, Wanaka, Franz Josef, Punakaiki, Abel Tasman NP, Wellington+7 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Wellington
    age range
    18 to 49 year olds
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Discovery, Sightseeing, In-depth Cultural, Christmas & New Year+2 more
    operator
    Haka Tours
    Duration
    11 days
    Price per day
    $135
    From
    US$1,490
    You save: $46
    27 Nov 2019
    6 spaces left
    11 Dec 2019
    5 spaces left
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  • Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic

    "New Zealand is the shining star of this trip. Stunningly beautiful. Chilly in late..."
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Rangitata, Lake Tekapo, Mount Cook, Moeraki, Dunedin, Te Anau, Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park, Queenstown+9 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Queenstown
    age range
    18 to 65 year olds
    accommodation
    Camping, Berth / Cabin
    transport
    Coach / Bus, Bicycle
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Bicycle, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Flying Kiwi
    Duration
    9 days
    Price per day
    $174
    From
    US$1,566
    21 Nov 2019
    4 spaces left
    30 Nov 2019
    4 spaces left
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  • NZ Adrenalin

    "Well organized, action packed. Russ knew exactly how to adjust the schedule to accommodate..."
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Oxford, Methven, Peel Forest, Geraldine, Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki, Twizel, Omarama, Wanaka, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Te Anau+11 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Queenstown
    age range
    18 to 65 year olds
    accommodation
    Lodge, Apartment, Motel
    transport
    Mini-coach
    physical rating
    Extreme
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Discovery, In-depth Cultural+1 more
    operator
    Adventure Junkies
    Duration
    10 days
    Price per day
    $354
    From
    US$3,538
    You save: $109
    25 Nov 2019
    8 spaces left
    23 Dec 2019
    8 spaces left
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  • NZ Adventure

    "Russ is an Awesome guide and had an excellent trip. Super fun"
    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Oxford, Methven, Peel Forest, Geraldine, Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki, Twizel, Omarama, Wanaka, Queenstown, Te Anau, Milford Sound+11 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Queenstown
    age range
    18 to 65 year olds
    accommodation
    Lodge, Apartment, Motel
    transport
    Mini-coach
    physical rating
    Active
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Coach / Bus, Discovery, In-depth Cultural+1 more
    operator
    Adventure Junkies
    Duration
    10 days
    Price per day
    $291
    From
    US$2,910
    You save: $90
    25 Nov 2019
    8 spaces left
    23 Dec 2019
    8 spaces left
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  • Rimu

    14 day adventure tour through Christchurch, Kaikoura, St Arnaud and 15 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Kaikoura, St Arnaud, Lakehead Hut, Angelus Hut, Anakiwa, Punakaiki, Hokitika, Franz Josef, Okarito, Makarora, Lake Hawea, Wanaka, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Manapouri Lake, Cromwell, Mount Cook+17 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Christchurch
    age range
    16 to 90 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Lodge, Hut, Chalet
    transport
    Private Vehicle
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Hiking & Trekking, Christmas & New Year, Wine tasting+2 more
    operator
    Active Adventures
    Duration
    14 days
    Price per day
    $454
    From
    US$6,357
    You save: $197
    25 Nov 2019
    3 spaces left
    2 Dec 2019
    3 spaces left
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  • Jewels of the South (2019)

    14 day adventure tour through Christchurch, Mount Cook, Dunedin and 8 other destinations in New Zealand

    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Mount Cook, Dunedin, Te Anau, Milford Sound, Queenstown, Franz Josef, Kaikoura, Blenheim, Picton, Wellington+10 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Wellington
    accommodation
    Hut, Villa
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Discovery
    operator
    APT
    Duration
    14 days
    Price per day
    $330
    From
    US$4,625
    You save: $143
    9 Jan 2020
    7 spaces left
    25 Jan 2020
    10 spaces left
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  • Kiwi Experience - 7 Day Tour South Island (All Inclusive)

    7 day adventure tour through Wellington, Picton, Kaikoura and 5 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Wellington, Picton, Kaikoura, Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Mount Cook, Wanaka, Queenstown+6 more
    starts/ ends in
    Wellington / Queenstown
    age range
    18 to 65 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Lodge
    transport
    Mini-coach, Ferry
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Discovery
    operator
    Kiwi Experience
    Duration
    7 days
    Price per day
    $110
    From
    US$773
    You save: $24
    9 Dec 2019
    10+ spaces left
    9 Jan 2020
    10+ spaces left
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  • Tui

    8 day adventure tour through Christchurch, Franz Josef, Makarora and 8 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Christchurch, Franz Josef, Makarora, Mount Aspiring National Park, Lake Hawea, Wanaka, Queenstown, Ben Lomond, Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound, Manapouri Lake+10 more
    starts/ ends in
    Christchurch / Queenstown
    age range
    16 to 90 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Lodge, Hut, Chalet
    transport
    Private Vehicle
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Mountain Hikes, Sightseeing, Historical, Christmas & New Year+3 more
    operator
    Active Adventures
    Duration
    8 days
    Price per day
    $585
    From
    US$4,684
    You save: $145
    24 Nov 2019
    3 spaces left
    15 Dec 2019
    3 spaces left
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  • Kiwi Experience - 10 Day Tour South Island (All Inclusive)

    10 day adventure tour through Wellington, Picton, Kaikoura and 6 other destinations in New Zealand

    Instant Booking
    Flexible payments
    destinations
    Wellington, Picton, Kaikoura, Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Mount Cook, Wanaka, Queenstown, Franz Josef+7 more
    starts/ ends in
    Wellington / Christchurch
    age range
    18 to 65 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Hotel, Lodge
    transport
    Mini-coach
    Country Region
    New Zealand South Island
    Travel style
    Discovery
    operator
    Kiwi Experience
    Duration
    10 days
    Price per day
    $102
    From
    US$1,025
    You save: $32
    9 Dec 2019
    10 spaces left
    13 Jan 2020
    10 spaces left
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New Zealand South Island Adventure Tour Reviews

  • "Mike Hygemann (Hygi) is an exceptionally talented & knowledgable Guide, who clearly..."
    South Island Lick Tour
  • "I can't recommend Wild Kiwi enough! I had an amazing experience touring the South..."
    Southern Voyager
  • "Both Jessica and our driver, John Nock, made it their mission to ensure we had an..."
    Pure Adrenalin (Ex Wellington) 2019-20
  • "Trip was fantastic. Better than expected. Well organised and operated"
    Wild West from Queenstown - Top rated by National Geographic
  • "A brilliantly organised tour with something for everyone! Hygi is an awesome tour..."
    South Island Adrenalin Junkie Tour
  • "The scenery is amazing. Not the usual tourist track which makes is more relaxing..."
    Southern Light from Christchurch - Top rated by National Geographic