Embark on an action-packed journey through the Land of the Long White Cloud, brimming with diverse landscapes and incredible experiences. From the very top of the North Island to the South - there’s so much waiting to be seen on this 18-day tour.
Throughout your cross-country adventure, you’ll encounter some of the best natural scenery that NZ has to offer. See two oceans collide at Cape Reinga where the Tasman Sea and Pacific Ocean meet; discover the tranquil beauty of Lake Taupo on a kayaking tour through its hidden bays; soak up the silence of Doubtful Sound as you cruise across its unspoiled waters; and take in the sweeping Southern night sky during a farewell dinner in Tekapo.
For an authentic insight into the Māori culture, visit the historic Waitangi Treaty Grounds in Paihia and enjoy a traditional Māori welcome; tour Rotorua’s Whakarewarewa Living Maori Village and watch a Kapa Haka performance; enjoy a wild herb cooking demonstration with a local chef; and in Greymouth, watch a Māori master craftsman carve out traditional jade (pounamu).
Designed to give the perfect mix of active adventure and free time, this Cosmos tour with an extension to the beautiful Bay of Islands is the best way to experience the many highlights of New Zealand.