Grand Traverse - Auckland to Christchurch / Queenstown
from £1170 GBP
If your heading out from Auckland and don’t quite have time for the full loop then this is the perfect way to see the best of New Zealand. Its guaranteed to immerse you in NZs best natural wonders, amazing hike and cycle options and fantastic accommodation options by lakes, mountains, beaches and forests.
This fantastic journey launches in the City of Sails (Auckland) and takes in the country's finest natural highs as you head south. You will see a diverse set of landscapes from white sand beaches and dramatic Fiords to thermal geysers and towering forests.Tour Details
Departs: Auckland. You can take extended breaks anywhere along the way.
Finishes: Queenstown or Christchurch - but contact us if it doesn’t quite fit - we are flexible!
Groups: 26 - 28 per trip
Duration: 15 days
Fitness Level: all levels
Camping in commerical and department of conservation camps. Most nights you can upgrade to a cabin for a small fee. Tasty and healthy meals 3 times a day most days (check itinerary). Snacks and hot and cold drinks are sometimes included.
- All travel
- Side trips to remote areas & walking tracks
- Sports equipment on board
- Food & drinks
- Camp fees
- Amazing memories and plenty more
- Yes, you can start at any point, get off at any point for extended breaks and join the next bus passing through
- Optional activities aren’t included but we get good discounts and theres always free alternatives with sports gear on board
- Our average group size is around 26
- Cabin upgrades available most nights for a small fee
Work starter pack
Minimum time to complete this trip: 27 days
Maximum time to complete this trip: 24 months (the only operator offering this)
Recommended time to complete this trip: 27-36 days
Food and accommodation kitty: NZ$768
TOP RATED IN NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC’S BEST ADVENTURE TRAVEL COMPANIES ON EARTH
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Flying Kiwi immerses you in the outdoor beauty, culture and excitement of New Zealand.
The only company whose pass is valid for 2 years and combines flexible hop-on-hop-off options with the convenience of a tour. Top rated in National Geographic’s 2009 “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth.”