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Since 1992, Adventure South has been operating the best and most comprehensive range of guided trekking, cycling and adventure holidays available across New Zealand. Our mission statement is Small Groups, Great Guides, Superb Holidays… and we’re...more
Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:30
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
29 Iversen Tce, Waltham, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
I have hiked NZ for the past 3 years and was looking for something different.Yes it is true that the legs at the age of 60 years young where also looking for something different.Well this trip was just what i was looking forward.We had a...More
Date of experience: February 2013
Advsouth, General Manager at Adventure South NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2013
Thanks Trevor, delighted that the trip meet your needs. Its great when groups gel as well as yours did and all credit to Tim for his role in that! I hope you enjoy Vietnam as much as I did!
Achievable ride on well maintained and appropriate bikes. Weather cool to marginal. Many side trips to Vulcan Hotel, Curling Centre, Raggedy Range and Taieri Gorge were all worthy compliments to the rail trail ride experience. The tour guides Stefan and Rossco were flexible and supportive.
I have been on several trips with Adventure South now and can't wait to get on the next one. Over the past few years they have shown me the beauty of the Southern Alps on foot, the stunning ruggedness of the West Coast and the...More
Date of experience: February 2011
Thank Pieternel C
Advsouth, Operations Manager at Adventure South NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2011
Thanks for your great review Pieternel, we look forward to seeing you again in New Zealand one day soon.
Adventure South Travel is professional in every aspect. The pre-holiday support was spot on and the quality of the guides are the as good as any we have had on many similar holidays. The guides had good knowledge of the places visited, accommodated everyone's needs...More
Date of experience: April 2011
2 Thank RaeandRob
bradatwal, Brand Manager at Adventure South NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2011
Thank you very much for your kind review! We appreciate it very much. It's great to hear you're thinking of coming back to visit - we look forward to welcoming you!
Our guide, Steve, was most pleasant, knowledgeable, fit, and unparalleled in providing the best he could for all of us. The only criticism would be the extra curricular activities, such as a game of pool at a pub, the ice rink curling, etc. could be...More
Date of experience: January 2011
bradatwal, Brand Manager at Adventure South NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2011
Hi Dundasmusicman - thanks for your positive review & high rating for this tour. As this tour has many optional extra activities, we accept that we need to keep every body informed of the timing, skills required & costs. We take on board your comments...More
Being in New Zealand for six months I always planned to do a bike trip. I had heard how popular it was and it is something I enjoy doing. I heard that the Otago Rail Trail was very popular and had some amazing views and...More