Essence of the South Island | New Zealand

This action-packed adventure will have you exploring some of the most iconic and remote areas of the South Island. From a scenic flight to a hike in the wilderness and an unforgettable jetboat ride this group tour is one for the adventure junkies is not to be missed.


7 nights from $6,299pp* | Land only


  • 13 nights accommodation | Includes: all meals
  • Two experienced New Zealand guides
  • A choice of up to 4 hikes
  • Return airport transfers
  • Cost of any activities | Includes: scenic flight, jet boating, mountain biking, kayaking

Excludes: airfares, insurance, personal spending, meals on a free day, cost of optional extras

For a detailed itinerary see the interactive map below

*See Terms & Conditions


Interactive Trip Map

For a detailed itinerary zoom in on the interactive map below

Terms and Conditions

  • Price based on per person twin share, in NZD and selected travel periods and blackout dates apply.
  • Prices are correct at the time of release and are subject to availability and to change without notice.
  • Credit/debit card, Q Mastercard®/Q Card surcharges surcharges, singles supplement and cancellation/change fees may apply.
  • Events beyond our control such as currency fluctuations may result in price variations.
  • Priced based on travel dates (ask our experts for alternate dates): 27 Sep -15 Nov 2020.
  • Prices exclude (unless specified) airfares, insurance (Note: some insurance companies may deem mountain biking an extreme sport), meals, other activities and all items of a personal nature. Additional levies, government charges, and fees may apply that are beyond our control.
  • Accommodation. Subject to availability. Selected travel dates & blackouts & book by dates apply. Specific room types, bedding configuration, features and amenities may vary.
  • Activities: Where specified are subject to availability and weather dependent. Age, weight and height restrictions may apply.
  • Product is supplied by suppliers with their own terms and conditions.
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