Kiwi Encounter

Company : Topdeck Travel
Activities: Adventure Holidays / Tours
Duration: 2 weeks to 3 weeks
Approx Costs: 1500 to 1750 £ Pound (UK)

Wherever you look in New Zealand it’s beauty, beauty and more beauty. You’ll see everything from thermal grounds, soaring volcanoes and towering mountains to mirror-like lakes. 

Journey through wine regions (and try the local tipples) and chill out in a craft beer capital. Make friends for life and see the best that NZ has to offer.



  • Day 1: Christchurch to Fox Glacier
  • Day 2: Fox Glacier to Queenstown
  • Day 3: Queenstown
  • Day 4: Queenstown
  • Day 5: Queenstown (Milford Sound)
  • Day 6: Queenstown to Ohau
  • Day 7: Lake Ohau to Christchurch
  • Day 8: Christchurch to Kiakoura
  • Day 9: Kaikoura to Nelson
  • Day 10: Nelson
  • Day 11: Nelson to Wellington
  • Day 12: Wellington to Tongariro
  • Day 13: Tongariro National Park
  • Day 14: Tongariro to Marae Stay
  • Day 15: Marae to Rotorua
  • Day 16: Rotorua to Auckland


What is Included

  • Overnight in a traditional Maori Marae
  • Haka & Poi class
  • Milford Sound nature cruise
  • Visit Kaikoura Peninsula and seal colony
  • Visit Lake Matheson
  • Visit Huka Falls
  • Marlborough Wine Tasting
  • Visit Te Papa Museum
  • Visit Lake Taupo
  • Visit Fiordland National Park
  • 15 breakfasts, 6 dinners
  • 13 nights in hotels, motels & lodges, 1 night in a hostel, 1 night in a traditional Maori Marae
  • Cook Strait ferry crossing
  • Modern air-conditioned coach with free Wi-Fi
  • Awesome Topdeck Crew


Trip Specifics

  • Group Size: Maximum 36
  • Transport: Modern air-conditioned vehicle with free Wi-fi
  • Cost: £1799

Booking / Enquiry

Topdeck Travel Kiwi Encounter Reviews

Absolutely Amazing

I went on a trip in New Zealand with Topdeck and it was absolutely amazing. We had the best crew, both my trip leader and driver were the best! Accommodation was good and it’s really easy to make new friends.

By: Susan
Nationality: Dutch
Age: 24

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