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SKI NEW ZEALAND - South Island, North Island, New Zealand

Location: South Island

Winter holidays and ski packages in New Zealand - build your own package from our hand-picked accommodations, cars and activities. North Island and South Island ski resorts. As well as the skiing there are lots of other great things to enjoy. Let us plan your winter adventure...(more)

SKYDIVE FOX GLACIER - Fox Glacier, Westland

Location: South Island

Skydive Fox Glacier has been voted the 2nd most scenic skydive in the world by Lonely Planet. Our leisurely flight to altitude will take you over the stunning Fox Glacier and up close to magnificent Aoraki/Mount Cook - showing you some of the best scenery on offer in New Zealand...(more)

SKYDIVE FRANZ - Franz Josef Glacier

Location: South Island

Potentially the best skydiving experience available in the world with Skydive Franz. We use the world's most modern, safest and most comfortable tandem parachute systems available. Free fall though the sky and float gracefully to the ground - what better way to enjoy this wonderful place!..(more)

WANAKA BIKE GUIDES - Wanaka and Central Otago

Location: South Island

Wanaka Bike Guides are a team of professional, friendly, local biking enthusiasts who love showing our guests the best bike rides in New Zealand. Bike tours ranging from just a couple of hours to a full day and even an overnight biking adventure. All are bike tours offer stunning lake & mountain scenery with lots of..(more)

WANAKA TRIKE TOURS - Wanaka & Queenstown

Location: South Island

Wanaka Trike Tours invite you to 'Come for an experience, not just a ride' on their Rewaco three-seater cruising trikes. Operating throughout the Wanaka, Queenstown & wider Central Otago region, and it's an exhilarating way to see Wanaka and the area with nothing in the way to impede your view. You'll certainly be noticed on this head-turner of a tour!..(more)

WHITE HERON SANCTUARY TOURS - Whataroa, Westland

Location: South Island

Enjoy a visit New Zealand's only White Heron (Kotuku) nesting colony. The stunning White Heron breeds only in a single secret location in what is one of the most romantic parts of New Zealand—in the Waitangiroto nature reserve—part of the South Westland World Heritage area. Our rainforest nature tours and scenic jetboating operate all year round...(more)

WILKIN RIVER JETS & BACKCOUNTRY HELICOPTERS - Makarora

Location: South Island

Enjoy shallow water jet boating in spectacular wilderness rivers. Our one hour River Jet Safari is a fast paced, jet boat ride into the World Heritage-listed Mt Aspiring National Park. Take a 50-kilometre wilderness river journey amidst native beech forest, ancient river valleys and rugged ice-capped mountains, or combine this trip with an amazing heli-jet combo...(more)

ABEL TASMAN CANYONS - Motueka

Location: South Island

Our canyoning adventures take place in three stunning parks: the famous Abel Tasman National Park, the wild and remote Kahurangi National Park and the more accessible Mount Richmond Forest Park. On our canyoning trips you’ll access places that normally stay hidden from view. Trips are guided by professional guides and all your canyoning equipment is supplied...(more)

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ABEL TASMAN WAKA TOURS - WAKA ABEL TASMAN - Kaiteriteri

Location: South Island

Group Journeys, Haerenga ā-rōpū.
Let us create a unique experience for your school, business, iwi, tour or team-building group. Paddle as a group along the coast, try your hand at racing, or ask us to design a customised adventure, especially for your crew. Watch fresh air, exercise and co-operation work their wonders. Each double-hulled waka seats a maximum of 11 people...(more)

ADVENTURE JUNKIES - Queenstown

Location: South Island

Adventure Junkies are a young energetic adventure tour company with a fervent passion for the outdoors. We truly believe that our trips include the best activities in the South Island, many of which are exclusive. We're here to show you the greatest adventures New Zealand has to offer. Family adventures a speciality...(more)

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ADVENTURE TRAILRIDES - Christchurch

Location: South Island

Enjoy the adventure of offroad motorcycle and quadbike fun, riding the best high country trails NZ has to offer. Trails suitable for novice to experienced riders. Coaching can be arranged for beginners. We provide transport from Christchurch, all riding gear, experienced guide, snacks, drinks, latest model trail and quad bikes from 100cc to 450cc. Half-day/day tours departing all year round...(more)

AIR FORCE MUSEUM OF NEW ZEALAND - Christchurch

Location: South Island

Experience one of the world's best military aviation collections at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand; from aircraft, engines and assorted parts to medals and personal war stories. Come and explore our collection, fly a simulator, take a guided tour and enjoy our children's activities. FREE ADMISSION, open daily...(more)

ALPINE JET THRILLS - Springfield & Waimakariri

Location: South Island

Join us on the Alpine Jet, taking you deep into the foothills of the Southern Alps and through the stunning Waimakariri River canyon. Breathtaking views, wonderful mixture of scenery and excitement, our safari tour option doubles as an eco-experience with magnificent scenery, native bush and wildlife. We are located only 50 minutes from Christchurch Airport...(more)

BIKE IT NOW - Clyde

Location: South Island

Bike It Now! provides an excellent range of tour packages that will get you out there and exploring the cycle trails of Central Otago and beyond. Popular trips include the Otago Central Rail Trail, Roxburgh Gorge and Clutha Gold, Alps2Ocean, Queenstown Trail and Wanaka Trails...(more)

BLUEBRIDGE COOK STRAIT FERRY - Wellington/Picton

Location: South Island

Experience warm 'Kiwi' hospitality when you cruise Cook Strait with the proudly New Zealand owned Bluebridge service. Offering spectacular scenery, friendly service, free big screen movies and a choice of up to four return sailings a day (except Christmas Day) between downtown Wellington and Picton—there's no better way to travel across Cook Strait...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Botanic Gardens Tour

Location: South Island

A favourite of our Christchurch attractions, the Gardens Tour is a very affordable activity for any nature enthusiast. Glide over smooth pathways in our electric-powered Caterpillar shuttle, a cute vehicle looking like its namesake, the caterpillar. You can hop on or off the Caterpillar at any time. Bring your camera. Operates all seasons of the year...(more)

DISCOVERY ADVENTURES - West Coast

Location: South Island

Adventure tour specialists for more than 17 years... whitewater rafting, caving, rainforest cruising, guided walks, 4x4 and gold hunting plus heaps more. Our Web site has free New Zealand vacation planning advice, spare seat deals, free discount cards and family travel suggestions. Offering daily departure preplanned multi-day tours, or we can put together one especially for you...(more)

DISCOVERY JET - Canterbury

Location: South Island

Thrill and scenic photographic jet boat rides, 360-degree spins, salmon and trout fishing, fly and spin casting, helicopter rafting/jet boat combos and more. Our professional team can tailor your ultimate adventure, one hour from Christchurch at the base of Mt Hutt ski field. Enjoy a piece of paradise in Canterbury High Country. Individuals to larger corporate groups, operating year round...(more)

EARTH AND SKY OBSERVATORY - Lake Tekapo

Location: South Island

Mt JOHN OBSERVATORY TWILIGHT or NIGHT TOUR: Home to the world's biggest dark sky reserve. Experienced Astronomy Guides using lasers will navigate you across the Southern Sky, while powerful telescopes unlock familiar planets and rich star clusters. OBSERVATORY DAY TOURS: See amazing scenery from the summit of Mt John. Enjoy viewing day-time stars, before visiting New Zealand's largest telescope!..(more)

FIORDLAND HORSE TREKS & QUAD BIKING - Te Anau

Location: South Island

Ride over our farmland on horse trekking rides on the trails of Te Anau, New Zealand. Only five kilometres from Te Anau. Be greeted by our other friendly horses and foals roaming free and enjoy 360 degrees of panoramic mountain views of Lake Te Anau and surrounding mountain ranges, wildlife reserve and farm land. Our rides are approximately 2-3 hours...(more)

FLYBOARD - Queenstown

Location: South Island

This amazing new extreme water activity will be an amazing new experience unlike anything you've ever felt before. It's a cross between feeling like a superhero and a dolphin. Feel the adrenalin thrill of jet propelled flight. Book your flight today at www.flyboardqt.com We guarantee you will fly, we keep training till you do...(more)

GEM ALPACA FARM TOURS - Fairlie

Location: South Island

Here at Gem Alpacas in Fairlie we offer Farm Tours to all travelers. Spend a relaxing hour with us and over 70 alpaca on our farm. We are experienced alpaca breeders of 13 years. You will be able to feed, touch and get great photos with our alpaca & llama...(more)

GENTLE CYCLING COMPANY - Nelson

Location: South Island

Experience the real Nelson Tasman on the new Great Taste Cycle Trail. Enjoy a single day wine or craft beer ride, or immerse yourself with a multi day ride to Kaiteriteri - gateway of the Abel Tasman National Park. Multi day packages include accommodation, bag transfers, passenger transfers, bike hire and daily support. Abel Tasman Combo's available...(more)

GO ORANGE - Milford & Doubtful Sounds

Location: South Island

Experience the longest, least crowded and best valued 2-hour cruise on Milford Sound or a full day experience on the more isolated Doubtful Sound. Take in the majestic mountains, rainforest, wildlife and sea creatures. Or jump in amongst it in one of our kayaks alongside an experienced guide on your choice of one of 4 kayaking adventures...(more)

iBIKE HIRE - Dunedin

Location: South Island

From sealed roads to offroad epics, we have the bike to suit you. You can hire the latest 29er mountain bikes with disc brakes and 24 gears for just $40/day. Free pick-up and drop-off in the Dunedin CBD and Port Chalmers. Clutha Gold Trail transport and fully equipped cycle hire. The full trail runs from Lawrence to Roxburgh Dam...(more)

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LATITUDE SOUTH TRAVEL COMPANY - New Zealand

Location: South Island

Latitude South Travel Company will show you the real New Zealand, delivering authentic and fulfilling luxury travel experiences. Our focus on small groups and privately-guided experiences allows you to delve into the wonderful aspects that make up New Zealand. We can offer you once-in-a-lifetime opportunities, engaging local people, fantastic activities-unique experiences that will live on in your memory...(more)

MURCHISON HELI TOURS

Location: South Island

Murchison Heli Tours offer a professional helicopter transport operation, specialising in scenic flights and charters, hunting/fishing drops, heli-biking/tramping, kayaking and rafting, commercial operations and flight training. Take a moment to explore the various scenic flights we offer. Fly with us across untouched New Zealand landscapes...(more)

NZSNOWTOURS - Southern Alps, New Zealand

Location: South Island

NZ Snow Tours has four ideal locations throughout the Southern Alps. All of the locations are perfectly situated to give easy access to the best skiing areas in New Zealand! Join other family groups on our Queenstown family package, and take the hassle out of your New Zealand snow holiday...(more)

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OLVESTON - Dunedin

Location: South Island

The Olveston experience is a very personal one and few historic houses can offer such integrity through their originality. We like to involve the visitor in feeling very much a part of the experience as a guest in the family home...(more)

ONSEN HOT POOLS - Queenstown

Location: South Island

Open from 9AM – 11PM, 7 days a week, with packages to suit all your relaxation needs, Onsen provides a convenient, tranquil escape from the more action packed, adrenaline filled activities and winery offerings in the region. Offering a unique kiwi twist to a Japanese tradition, Onsen Hot Pools is relaxation the natural way......(more)

OTAGO MUSEUM - Dunedin

Location: South Island

Welcome to one of the world's best museums! Discover the richness and vibrancy of the southern region through outstanding collections covering culture, nature and science. Whether you have an hour to spare or a day to enjoy, you'll find something to inspire, enlighten or excite you...(more)

R&R KAYAKS - Abel Tasman National Park

Location: South Island

We are a small family-owned sea kayak company. Take advantage of our many years of industry experience and extensive local knowledge. The Abel Tasman National Park is a special place to our family (whānau) and we are excited to share its history and natural beauty with you. Our base is brand new and purpose built - just for sea kayaking!..(more)