New Zealand is world famous as a paradise for those who love the outdoors. The South Island is divided by a mountain range, the Southern Alps, which are responsible for the islands' unique climate zones that include high alpine and glaciers, lush rainforest, beech forests, and plains.
This women's adventure is designed for ladies who enjoy a bit of a challenge and like to get off the tourist tracks and into the real backcountry. A small group of like-minded women sitting around a fire, miles from anywhere and spinning yarns with bursts of laughter about the team s response to the challenges faced during the day - river crossings, icy plunges in alpine lakes, carrying a pack and preparing a meal together at night. From Queenstown NZ
New Zealand is nature at her best offering breathtaking landscapes of stunning and diverse natural beauty which include majestic and dramatic fjords, spectacular glaciers, rugged mountains, vast plains and farmland, long coastlines, wonderful sandy beaches and active geothermal regions plus so much more. Then on to Australia Escape to a wild and beautiful place, a land whose colour palette of red outback sands and Technicolor reefs frames sophisticated cities and soulful Indigenous stories. Experience the best that Australia has to offer from Sydney’s Opera House to spectacular Ayers Rock. Swim in the Great Barrier Reef and learn about the traditional Aboriginal “Dreamtime”.
New Zealand is nature at her best offering breathtaking landscapes of stunning and diverse natural beauty which include majestic and dramatic fjords, spectacular glaciers, rugged mountains, vast plains and farmland, long coastlines, wonderful sandy beaches and active geothermal regions plus so much more. The country also has history, culture and, not least, winelands producing excellent wines.
Stewart Island is one of those places that you think, "oooh I'd love to go there one day," well, now you can! We'll be exploring the local area around Oban on some of the many delightful walks. We'll be going on a guided walk over to Ulva Island - bird and marine sanctuary.
This leisurely return cycle trail takes us from Matakana out to Point Wells and Omaha north of Auckland. We'll visit the famous Matakana Markets first before picking up our comfort bikes and starting off.
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New Zealand Awaits specialising in LGBTI travel - this is a mixed tour. Experience the highlights and iconic locations of New Zealand’s North and South Islands. This trip is the perfect blend of relaxation, gourmet food and wine, and soft and thrilling adventure, all in the company of other LGBTQ travellers. No minimum level of fitness is required for this trip.
Discover the world's most stunningly diverse landscapes in the Paradise of the Pacific: from subtropical beaches and lush vineyards to geysers, mossy forests and dramatic fjords. Experience the native Maori culture, walk on a glacier in Mt. Cook, admire the waterfalls, geysers, the surreal green, the black sand beaches and the Lord of the Ring’s scenery.