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Why Autumn is the best time of year for your NZ cycling holiday
We’re often asked when is the best time to travel to New Zealand? Honestly there’s never a bad time to travel in Aotearoa. If you ask the team at Adventure South NZ however, one of our top picks would be autumn, during the months of March...
New Year Revolutions
The Christmas holidays are a busy time for everyone. With our focus on family, merriment and over indulgence, the bikes can gather dust in the garage. A little time off from riding however can be a refreshing and restorative break for the mind and body...
10 questions to ask when planning a cycle tour
Fully supported and guided cycle tours provide an ideal way to experience New Zealand's breathtaking scenery. Cycling encourages us to slow down the pace, visit iconic attractions, and discover hidden gems along the way...
5 Reasons to Book a Family Cycling Holiday
Cycling holidays provide a rip roaring opportunity for family adventures. As our work, school and home lives become increasingly busier, a two wheeled escape away from the hustle and bustle ultimately offers quality time with our loved ones...
Why you need to visit Marlborough and Tasman
At the very top of New Zealand's South Island, there's an unmistakable freshness to the land and the ocean that is the Marlborough and Tasman regions. An enviable climate, sheltered coastlines...
Your Ultimate NZ Cycle Trail Packing List
Having the right gear will make your NZ Cycle Trail experience that much more comfortable and enjoyable, which is why we’ve put together this helpful NZ Cycle Trail guide, outlining the most essential items, from cycling shorts to walking...
Our Road Bikes
Our well maintained and quality Road Bike fleet has been handpicked by experienced road cyclists who know bikes and know the ins and outs of New Zealand roads...
On the Couch with Cycling Guide Sue Clark
We sat down with Adventure South NZ cycling guide Sue Clark. Sue has recently returned from a 6 day road cycling event through the Rockie Mountains in Colorado so we thought we'd catch up with her for a chat...
Plans for Three New Central Otago Cycle Trails
The Otago Central Rail trail is New Zealand’s most iconic cycle trail and has consistently been named the top cycle trail in NZ. The good news is, the Central Otago trail network is expanding...
Ride the Rockies with Guide Sue Clark
This month we chatted with Adventure South NZ guide Sue Clark. Sue recently joined 1999 other riders in the 'Ride the Rockies' event - a 6 day, 700km cycle through the Colorado Rockies. From breathtaking canyons and lush..
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.