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.
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Known as one of New Zealand’s classic hikes, this 29 km walk is a unique hike through private land that follows farmland and forest, over an extinct volcano, along coasts and cliffs, through reserves and into your hosts backyards. It is 29 km of ever changing vistas, views and variety around the stunning Banks Peninsula. At the end of the track we stay the night in the quaint historic French and British settlement of Akaroa before going to Little River, meeting our bicycles there and cycling the Little River Trail for approximately 46km into Prebbleton where we catch a shuttle van to the airport.
Come explore and enjoy all the delights of this beautiful island in the Hauraki Gulf. We'll be catching the 10am ferry, then doing a Hop On Hop Off bus tour of the island stopping off and exploring walkways and beaches, and vineyards for wine tastings and for lunch and so the weekend continues...
Join us as we kayak in double sea kayaks in the beautiful Hauraki Gulf, stopping off to explore different islands as we go. We leave from St Heliers heading for Motuihe Island, stopping off at Browns Island on the way for a walk to the trig, lunch on the beach and a swim. We then continue kayaking over to Motuihe Island where we set up camp for the night.
If you've always wanted to go to this unique art deco extravaganza then now is your chance! Dress up in all the 1930's gear, swing those beads, kick up your heels and join in the fun! There's music, fashion, dancing, parades and the finale of a Great Gatsby picnic. This adventure will tick all the boxes!
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We welcome you to experience one of our self-guided group walking holidays, developed for solo Adventurous Women travellers who have the confidence to hike without the services of a guide or tour escort, but would really like to share their experience with like-minded women. The Marlborough Sounds and Queen Charlotte Track, at the top of the South Island, is fast becoming the place of choice for visitors looking for wilderness and adventure - yet with all the comforts!
We welcome you to experience one of our self guided hiking packages developed for solo Adventurous Women travellers who have the confidence to hike without the services of a guide or tour escort, but would really like to share their experience with like-minded women. After firstly meeting your fellow Adventurous Women travellers at our accommodation in Nelson, walk to a nearby restaurant and enjoy your first group dinner together. The following four days will be spent walking the entire Abel Tasman Track (60kms), including the stunning path less travelled from Totaranui to Wainui Inlet.
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
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.