New Zealand Adventures by Campervan

New Zealand is an adventure playground bursting with amazing experiences from hiking to bungy jumping, jet boating and exploring. So where do you start?

Whether you’re travelling by campervan, tour bus or on your own, here’s twelve of our best adventure experiences in New Zealand;

Waitomo Glowworm Caves

Gaze in wonder at Mother Nature's heavenly light display as you glide gently through the starlit surroundings of Waitomo’s Glowworm Grotto. Once you enter this galaxy of tiny illuminated creatures, you'll immediately be captured by a tranquil ambience and be spellbound and fascinated by tiny glowworms that light the way.

Hobbiton Movie Set

Fans of Peter Jacksons ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbiton’ movies can experience a Movie Set Tour at the original filming location where Hobbiton was created.

The Hobbiton Movie Set is the only remaining film set in New Zealand and provides the opportunity for fans and visitors alike to immerse themselves in the magical landscape that has now become recognised around the world.

Shotover Jet Queenstown

The world famous Shotover Jet in Queenstown has built the reputation as the ultimate jet boat experience. Thrilling over 3 million people since starting in 1965, this unique electrifying ride through dramatic and narrow canyons, will have your adrenalin pumping - hold on tight for Queenstown's only exhilarating full 360° spins!

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruises

Experience the vast and untouched wilderness of Doubtful Sound, New Zealand’s second largest fiord in Fiordland National Park.

Doubtful Sound will no doubt leave you humbled with its jiggered peaks, lush rainforest and snaking inlets. Pack a camera for the abundant wildlife you may encounter, from the bottlenose dolphin, to fur seals and, if you’re in luck, a glimpse of a rare Fiordland Crested Penguin.

Wai-O-tapu Thermal Wonderland

A wonderland of spectacular geothermal activity thousands of years in the making. Take in the surroundings of distinctive volcanic features as you walk at your own pace along well defined walking trails.

Whale Watch Kaikoura

Get up and close to the world’s largest toothed predator in its natural environment, the Sperm Whale. Climb aboard New Zealand’s only vessel based whale watching company, Whale Watch who offer a 80% refund if you do not spot the Sperm Whale on your tour experience.

Tamaki Maori Village – Evening experience


Journey back in time to an era of proud warriors and ancient traditions. The Tamaki Maori Village Evening Experience includes ceremonial rituals, enchanting cultural performances & hangi feasting.

Franz Josef Glacier - Heli-Hike - Including Glacier hot pools

After an exhilarating helicopter flight, soaring above rugged terrain, you’ll land on the glacier, and prepare for an unforgettable two hour guided hike.

A professional guide will lead you through some of the most awe-inspiring glacier scenery in the world. Your guide will choose your route tactically as you go and take you to the most spectacular ice formations. Experience the extraordinary land of colossal peaks and glistening blue ice that is the Franz Josef Glacier.

AJ Hackett Bungy - Kawarau Bungy

This 43 metre high Bungy is the most popular Bungy jump attracting thousands of thrill-seekers to Queenstown annually.

No New Zealand experience is complete without the adrenaline of a Bungy jump. Go tandem with a friend or on your own - attempt a water touch, or get fully dunked!

Swim with the Dolphins - Explore group

Cruises departing from Paihia in the Bay of Islands, the warmest waters in New Zealand, provide the opportunity to get up close and personal with these highly intelligent and playful mammals.

Your cruise comes complete with a mask, snorkel, fins and a wetsuit. You can also enjoy a hot drink and a hot shower on board afterwards.

Fiordland Trips & Tramps

Experience the splendour and magnificence of the world-famous Milford Track with a half-day guided walk to Giant's Gate Falls. Suitable for all abilities and ages, this New Zealand Great Walk offers so much to see, from towering ancient canopy trees to the subtle beauty of emerald-green ferns below.

Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park

Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park is an attraction like no other in the world. Set in stunning native trees and streams, Rainbow Springs is home to a myriad of New Zealand's most precious inhabitants.

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