Gay Group Trip: New Zealand North And South
About this Trip
Discover the adventure capital of the world on this highly popular gay group trip. New Zealand is a country with dramatic landscapes. Expect white sand beaches, bubbling geysers and hot springs. As Lord of the Rings was filmed here New Zealand can seem strangely familiar. You’ll visit Auckland, Rotorua, Queenstown, discover the indigenous Māori culture and sail along Milford Sound.
Group Trip Breakdown
DAY 1, 2 AND 3: Auckland And Waiheke Island
Our New Zealand adventure begins in Auckland. We’ll visit trendy districts like Parnell and explore the gay scene around K-road. Welcome dinner in the evening.
We’ll head to Waiheke Island on the third day. When we arrive at we’ll explore the olive groves, beaches and wineries. We’ll have some excellent food here and then make our way back to Auckland for one more night in the big city.
Included: Trip to Waiheke Island
Optional: Jump from Skytower and hike to Mt Eden
Day 4, 5 And 6: Rotorua
Rotorua is a popular surfing town known for its geysers hot mud pools and geothermal activity. We’ll unwind in the hot springs, discover Māori culture, visit Hobbiton (as featured in Lord of the Rings!) and see the see the glow-worm caves of Waitomo.
- Included: visit the hot pools with thermal experts
- Optional: Visit a Māori village, try underwater river tubing and visit Wai-O-Tapu, an active geothermal wonder
Day 7 And 8: Wellington
We’ll take the scenic route to Wellington, New Zealand’s capital city. A local guide will take for a tour. There are lots of museums, an arts scene and even a gay scene.
- Included: City cruise and also a morning cycle with a local guide
- Optional: Gay night out, Te Papa Museum, underground market…
Day 9, 10, 11 And 12: Queenstown
Queenstown is located on the edge of Lake Wakipitu on the South Island and it’s known as the world’s adventure capital. There are many activities to choose from, depending on how adventurous you feel. You could try your hand at bungee jumping, hike Ben Lomond and visit the vast Milford Sound fjord.
Queenstown is our final destination. On the 12th day, you’ll be transferred to the airport for your return flight.
- Included: Hike Lake Wakatipu with a guide
- Optional: Jetboat along Kawarau River, cruise Milford Sound, bungee jump, paragliding…