If you are planning to go hiking in New Zealand or just want to get some authentic New Zealand outdoor experiences then you are making the right choice when you allow the team at Hiking New Zealand to assist with your travel plans.
We offer the complete package
Not only will we provide guidance in choosing the right adventure we are then able to organise your accommodation and land transport throughout the country. We also offer you a number of day activities in key locations.
We are NZ owned & operated by passionate hikers
We are a small and passionate team who get real enjoyment out of matching you to the best possible experience for you. We have a real passion that we love to share for active travel, wild places and their conservation. As avid hikers, mountain bikers, canoeists and "give everything a go" people we are able to use our own personal knowledge and experience to provide guidance on which adventures will ensure your travel expectations are exceeded.
We are safe
An excellent guide can make the difference between a trip of a lifetime and just an ordinary trip. These handpicked professionals come from a range of backgrounds and will ensure that your trip is truly inspiring, a huge amount of fun and safe. Please be gentle with your guide - good guides are hard to find!
We believe in sustainable travel
Hiking New Zealand is committed to environment and contributes $5 per hiking safari client into a Wildlife Research Fund - to date we have donated over $80,000. Thank you for helping us support our environment.
We offer choice
We offer a variety of destinations and departure dates and are open to itinerary adaptations as well as organising customised trips. We offer anything from 3-day hiking jaunts staying in well-appointed lodges to 22-day hiking safaris with loads of multi-day hikes staying in backcountry huts and camping.
We are Qualmark endorsed
As a Qualmark Endorsed Visitor Service provider you can be assured we provide quality information. We have been assessed by Qualmark as trustworthy and professional - it is your guarantee of a successful visitor experience.
We are Department of Conservation approved
Hiking New Zealand has been approved by the N.Z. Department of Conservation to operate in public conservation areas. We passed environmental and safety standards set by DOC, and have been approved to operate in public conservation areas.
Tourism Industry Awards
Hiking New Zealand features in the New Zealand Tourism Awards Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is for companies who are three-time tourism business category award winners (since 1991 and within a 6 year period). Distinction Award winners are recognised and rewarded for continuous excellence in tourism. This prestigious certificate is evidence of commitment to consistently high standards.
We are a Tourism Industry Association member
Hiking New Zealand is a member of the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA) as we believe it is important to support and participate in key issues at an industry level.