Cyclists taking in the majestic views of Aoraki Mt Cook |  <i>Colin Monteath</i>

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Adventure South NZ Making Headlines


Because of our unique style of travel and our knowledgeable, experienced team, our trips feature regularly in reputable publications all over the world. Below are some of the articles we've been featured in - giving an insight into what journalists and travel writers are saying about Adventure South NZ and our range of active holidays.

Cycle across historic bridges and viaducts |  <i>Lachlan Gardiner</i> I found the best way to see New Zealand: Otago Central Rail Trail 

Cycling near Lake Ohau Lodge on the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail |  <i>Daniel Thour</i> The Telegraph: Alps to Ocean Cycle

Cycling lakeside on the Alps to Ocean trail |  <i>Lachlan Gardiner</i> In Daily: Bike from New Zealand's alps to the ocean


Crossing bridge on Otago Rail Trail |  <i>Colin Monteath</i> Otago: Snail's pace adds silver linings to trail

Cycling through the West Coast wetlands |  <i>Lachlan Gardiner</i>Riding the West Coast Wilderness Trail, New Zealand: Naturally beautiful

Ride the dedicated cycle ways on the Otago Central Rail Trail |  <i>Lachlan Gardiner</i>Australian agents ride the trails to sell NZ cycling holidays


Around the Mountains Cycle Trail |  <i>Southern Discoveries</i>Milford and Fiordland Hike Bike and Kayak: Elisabeth Easther

Mountain biking along the Old Ghost Road |  <i>Sven Martin</i> Andrew Bain: Old Ghost Road, NZ

Hiking through the tussock lands of Ben Lomond Station |  <i>Colin Monteath</i> Traveller: Moonlight Valley and Ben Lomond Backcountry Hike

The 'island pace' on Stewart Island enables us to slow down enough to perhaps grab a glimpse of the native 'Kiwi' bird Traveller: Stewart Island, New Zealand. Andrew Bain

Cycling along the striking Lake Pukaki |  <i>Daniel Thour</i> Traveller: Best things to see and do on the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail.

Aerial view over Long Reef and Martin's bay on the Fiordland, Hollyford and Stewart Island Trek |  <i>Hollyford Track</i> Traveller: Hiking New Zealand's Hollyford Track. Andrew Bain.

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Adventure South NZ is unrivalled in their geographic coverage, originality and overall quality of adventures holidays in New Zealand. Choose from walking, cycling, winter or multi-activity holidays, on either the North or South Island.
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Australian Walking Holidays specialises in small group guided walking adventures. Since 1982 we have been guiding small groups of travellers on Australia's finest walks across our tropical, coastal or red centre landscapes.
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Great Canadian Trails specialises in active holidays in Canada. With both guided and supported self-guided options available, our unique itineraries draw upon some of Canada's most inspiring parks, trails and landscapes from coast to coast.
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Huma enables those with adventurous spirits to challenge themselves and make a difference for a cause close to their heart. Travel, fundraise and meet life-long friends on one of Huma's meaningful and unique challenges around the world.
<img src='/portals/World%20Expeditions/Icons/brands/small/SHX.jpg' class='brandPopoverIcon'> <div class='brandPopoverBrandName'>Sherpa Expeditions</div>
Sherpa Expeditions is a specialist in self guided and guided walking and cycling holidays in the United Kingdom and Europe. Detailed route notes provide a definite guide to places in Europe for active walkers and cyclists.
<img src='/portals/World%20Expeditions/Icons/brands/small/TAS.jpg' class='brandPopoverIcon'> <div class='brandPopoverBrandName'>Tasmanian Expeditions</div>
Tasmanian Expeditions is the most experienced operator of treks and adventure travel holidays in Tasmania. We own and operate the most comprehensive range of adventure holidays available across Tasmania's varied landscapes.
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UTracks are the active European holiday specialists. Whether you prefer cycling or walking, 2-star or 4-star, small groups or self guided, land, river or sea – UTracks can help you to explore Europe exactly the way you want.
<img src='/portals/World%20Expeditions/Icons/brands/small/WYA.jpg' class='brandPopoverIcon'> <div class='brandPopoverBrandName'>World Youth Adventures</div>
World Youth Adventures is our specialist division dedicated to organising tailor made overseas school group adventures. Specialists in Service Learning projects, choose from more destinations than any other school group provider.
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Yomads offers adventures for the 20s and 30s on six continents. Designed as a way to bring young and likeminded travellers together, Yomads caters to those interested in lightly structured and active trips that allow freedom to roam and explore.