NZ Intro South

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5 Based on 4 Reviews
  • duration 9 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 17-39 yrs
  • max group size 18
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-36595
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Ends Queenstown, New Zealand
  • +4
  • Jet Boating through canyons
  • Cruise the breathtaking Milford Sound fiord
  • Kayak in Lake Wanaka
  • Explore Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park
  • Assistance securing a paid job in New Zealand and support with all onward travel
Starting and ending in Queenstown, the "NZ Intro South " tour is a guided active and outdoor tour that takes 9 days. You will travel through Wanaka, Queenstown and Milford Sound in New Zealand. "NZ Intro South " is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

From the soaring southern alps to bright blue lakes that put Instagram filters to shame, New Zealand’s South Island is full of spectacular natural beauty and good times galore. Planning on spending a gap year or working holiday in New Zealand? Our NZ Intro package is designed just for you! As well as sorting your life admin and helping find you a job in NZ, we’ll show the highlights of the scenic South, along with some off-the-beaten-path adventures. Cruise Milford Sound, hike rugged landscapes, jet boat through canyons, hit up the nightlife in Queenstown, and so much more! Oh, and did we mention you’ll be doing all this with an experienced group leader and a new crew of mates? There’s no better way to kick off your adventure in New Zealand!
  • Day 1: Arrive & Meet your Group
  • Day 2: Queenstown & Jet Boating
  • Day 3: Cruise Milford Sound
  • Day 4: Travel to Wanaka
  • Day 5: Discover Wanaka
  • Day 6: Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park
  • Day 7: Lake Tekapo
  • Day 8: Onward Travel Planning
  • Day 9: Check Out
  • 8 nights accommodation
  • 6 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch and 2 Dinners
  • All transport
  • Experienced group leader and local guides
  • Airport pickup
  • Queenstown city tour
  • Canyon jet boating
  • Milford Sound cruise
  • Kayaking on Lake Wanaka
  • Mt Cook/Aoraki National Park
  • Hot pools
  • NZ bank account
  • IRD number
  • SIM card
  • Lifetime NZ jobs membership
  • Unlimited job finding assistance
  • 24/7 support in New Zealand
  • Help with all onward travel after the trip
  • + This tour is 100% carbon neutral!
  • Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visas
  • and all other meals & drinks.
5 - Excellent
Based on 4 reviews
  • Henry Reed
  • On Apr 04 2024
5 - Excellent
Had the best holiday I could’ve asked for. Always wanted to got to New Zealand and Intro Travel made it possible without having to stress about anything. Also had the best group leaders in Alex & Harvey, made sure the group... Read more
  • Callum D
  • On Feb 05 2024
5 - Excellent
Such an amazing way to see New Zealand. One of the best intro tours weve done. Penny our group leader was incredible and made everything go so smoothly. Huge huge thank you to Penn.
  • Katie W
  • On Feb 04 2024
5 - Excellent
Penn was helpful, funny and looked out for us all during our NZ adventure. She got everyone involved in the activities and was super personable :) if youre on the fence about booking a trip like this - do it!!!
  • Grace Pluss
  • On Nov 02 2023
5 - Excellent
I did the New Zealand South Tour with Jess who was absolutely amazing · She supported me through my bungy jump and she was also just such a fun tour leader, absolutely amazing xx
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this NZ Intro South tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 22 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 22 September 2024, a deposit of 20% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

NZ Intro South tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this NZ Intro South tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Groups size for Intro Travel tours are capped at 16 due to COVID-19.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented on this trip. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Enhanced cleanliness and hygiene safety measures will be ensured in our accommodations and during transport.
  • All travellers are recommended to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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