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Hiking New Zealand

Rangiora 7440, New Zealand
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Ultimate South you were awesome

What an awesome experience, professional and knowledgable guides, great food and the best of... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
happytramper2018
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Sydney, Australia
Never feel disappointed!

What an Amazing trip of southern slice, which brought me to explore how beautiful of New Zealand... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
99Bebe2018
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Hong Kong, China
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From the moment you contact the team here at Hiking New Zealand you will feel reassured that we have the depth of knowledge and experience that make us New Zealand's most comprehensive outdoor adventure specialist.We are here to ensure you choose a wilderness holiday that is exactly what you want - whether its challenge, rest, discovery or simply getting away from mobile networks (and the boss)! We are here to help you choose the best wilderness holiday for you. And that's no small task. Your time is precious and the choices seem endless.We are a small and passionate team who get real enjoyment out of matching you to the best possible holiday whether its travelling in New Zealand, Australia, Antarctica or as far away as Mongolia. We have a real passion for active travel, wild places and their conservation that we would love to share with you. As avid hikers, mountain bikers, canoeists and "give everything a go" people we are able to use our own personal knowledge and experience to provide guidance on which adventures will ensure your travel expectations are exceeded.
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Rangiora 7440, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

What an awesome experience, professional and knowledgable guides, great food and the best of company. The scenery was so special and the memory of our time in the South Island of New Zealand will stay with me forever.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

What an Amazing trip of southern slice, which brought me to explore how beautiful of New Zealand are at first time. Yeah!!! Not only itinerary that meet everyone expectation but also giving extra care to customers with special need in the trip. I do really...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

On our second trip with Hiking New Zealand we undertook the Southern Slice. We were lucky from start to finish with the weather and credit our guide, Dan, with knowing which way the wind would be blowing! We found the inclines of the Southern Alps...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

I spent two weeks on the South Island and one week with Hiking New Zealand was a great way to round out my solo travel. The group size was small (6) and the guide (John) was friendly and knowledgeable. This is one of those times...More

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HikingNewZealand, Owner at Hiking New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hello Hikergirltravel, Thanks so much for your kind review. We really enjoy reading these reviews and we are thrilled you made the right choice for you! We do hear you about the travel time between some of our destinations, it is such a balancing act...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

My husband and I would highly recommend this company. They took us to so many great places on our 22 day adventure. Our guides were wonderful. Even a landslide did not stop them from giving us a great experience. They were great in accommodating my...More

Thank Janet C
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

My husband and I spent 2 weeks in NZ and took the Uncut Tour. We saw amazing scenery that we never would have seen had we not used a guide. Our guides were fun, organized and knowledgeable. We had about 10 people in our group...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful time on the NZ Uncut tour! The trip was almost two weeks, included north and south islands. We had excellent guides who went out of their way to make our journey exceptional. They seemed tireless, endlessly patient, and...More

Thank ChetNanette
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

I went on the 15-day Ultimate South trek. Overall, it was lovely. The participants ranged in age from young twenties to 60-something. We saw a lot of different biomes of NZ, learned a bit about the history and culture of NZ, and had great experiences...More

Thank Itinerant T
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

I was on the Ultimate South Island Adventure in February and really enjoyed the whole of it, including the rainy days! The communication and organisation leading up to the trip and on it was very good. Our guide for the 2 weeks, Kathryn, was excellent...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I just finished two great weeks traveling with Hiking New Zealand across the south island on their "Ultimate South" trip. Our guide Kathryn was a wealth of knowledge and kept our unruly bunch on focus. The trip was an incredibly efficient way to see most...More

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