18-30 Somethings in New Zealand

Small Group Holiday



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See all the highlights of New Zealand's South Island on this 14-day adventure tour for 18 to 30-somethings. Start off in the capital Wellington and sail across the Marlborough Sounds to the beaches of Abel Tasman National Park. From here you travel via the pancake rocks and blowholes of the West Coast to Franz Josef glacier and onto the adventure capital Queenstown. Two full days are left to choose adventure activities here before you take a cruise through breathtakingly beautiful Milford Sound. After a spot of hiking you bike part of the Otago Rail Trail before making tracks for Kaikoura, where you can enjoy a whale watching cruise or swim with seals. This fun-filled action-packed tour of New Zealand promises to be one heck of an adventure!

Activity / Theme


Nature & Wildlife, 18-30-ish

New Zealand

Comfort Level

Physical Rating




Private vehicle, boat, ferry, bicycle, walking


Hostels & basic lodges (15 nights, multi-share with 2-10 people)

Months of Operation

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December


DAY 1 Join your fellow travellers in Wellington
DAY 2 Ferry & drive to Abel Tasman National Park
DAY 3 Explore Abel Tasman National Park
DAY 4 Via seal colony to Westport
DAY 5 Via pancake rocks and blowholes to Franz Josef
DAY 6 Free for activities in Franz Josef
DAY 7 Across Haast Pass to Queenstown
DAYS 8–9 Free in the Adventure Capital Queenstown
DAY 10 Cruise Milford Sound, to Te Anau, glowworms cave
DAY 11 Free morning in Te Anau, to Wedderburn
DAY 12 Bike the Otago Rail Trail
DAY 13 To Christchurch, free time
DAY 14 To Kaikoura, opt for whale watching cruise or swim with seals
DAY 15 To Picton, ferry to Wellington
DAY 16 Say goodbye to your travel friends in Wellington


14 breakfasts, 4 dinners
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Excursion to Abel Tasman National Park
Walks in Abel Tasman National Park and Lake Matheson
Seal colony visit
Milford Sound day cruise
Cycling excursion (Central Otago)

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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