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South Island Tours

South Island Adventure Tours in New Zealand

The Ultimate South Island Hiking & Outdoor Tours 

Get ready for an unforgettable journey through New Zealand's South Island with Flying Kiwi! Our South Island hiking and outdoor tours promise to immerse you in the most diverse and awe-inspiring landscapes imaginable. From the rugged beauty of the West Coast to the mighty Southern Alps, our small group tours offer the perfect New Zealand adventure.

Why Choose New Zealand's South Island?

Experience the thrill of mountain biking through a native forest or two, marvel at the breathtaking beauty of Milford Sound, take to the skies on a scenic helicopter flight over glacier country, or embark on one of New Zealand's Great Walks. Our South Island trips go beyond the tourist trail, taking you to remote campsites, hidden waterfalls, and pristine beaches that few have the chance to see. If you're looking for an epic adventure, this is the place to be.

Why Flying Kiwi for your New Zealand Trip?

Not only do we take you to New Zealand's hidden gems, we sort you out with great food, accommodation and transport - all you need to do is decide how much adventure you want to pack into your day! With our adventure tour lengths ranging from 6 to 13 days you'll have the freedom to explore at your own pace.

We have found some superb camps and a huge range of excellent bike rides around the South Island together with some of the best adrenaline rushes you can find in New Zealand. If hiking is your thing, then get your boots ready as there are dramatic hikes every day, with stunning views, and a few excellent longer and overnight hiking options.

Take a look at our South Island tours below to find a Flying Kiwi Adventure Tour for you! If you have any questions or need help organising your trip then feel free to contact us.

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Summer Blast (13 days)


Tour Length 13 days

Tour Covers South Island only

Starts From Christchurch

The south island offers the most diverse landscapes and activities. Explore & enjoy the 4 corners of the south with numerous national parks, towering mountains, golden bays, glowworm caves and the best adrenaline experiences in the country.

GT Hooker Valley

Southern Light (8 days)


Tour Length 8 days

Tour Covers South Island only

Starts From Christchurch

Perfect if you don’t have time to for the full South Island but love stunning scenery, remote camps and awesome activities. Experience brilliant bike rides, dramatic hikes and scenery ranging from NZs highest peaks to remote beaches and bays.

WW Punakaiki ride

Wild West (6 days)


Tour Length 6 days

Tour Covers South Island only

Starts From Queenstown

The “wild” west coast is where glaciers & snow-capped peaks mix with lush forests and cooling coastlines. The spectacular result is home to varied wildlife, cracking campsites & NZ's only coastal national park.