Seeking the ultimate adrenaline thrill ride in some of the world's most spectacular surroundings? Then look no further, for New Zealand is known as the top gap year adventure destination for a very good reason! Vast stretches of unspoilt natural beauty are just waiting to be explored on your gap travels and nothing beats a leisurely tour round this extraordinary country. Hop on and off a bus and check out all of New Zealand's hidden secrets, laze on the beautiful beaches or dive in the clear blue waters. When you're well and truly chilled out, shake yourself up with some high-octane activities; plummet from a plane, bounce back from a bungee, or try a glacier trek for a full-on gap year high!New Zealand Key Facts
Minimum 6 weeks; Maximum 12 months from £1,0891089
Hop on and off with a flexible travel pass in Australia and New Zealand
This trip combines our top two flexible travel passes, the Sydney to Cairns Travel Pass and Kiwi Discovery Pass. Discover the Australian East Coast and New Zealand at your own pace and hop on and off for amazing adventures abroad!
Up to 12 months from £1,0891089
Paid work in Australia + flexible travel in New Zealand
Earn money in Australia on our Absolute Oz Jobs paid work programme, which includes one week of exciting activities in Sydney. Hop across to New Zealand to enjoy fun, flexible travel with our Kiwi Discovery Pass!
Up to 12 months from £1,9291929
Hop on and off around Australia, New Zealand and Fiji!
Our Oz, Kiwi & Fiji Explorer combines flexible travel passes in Australia and New Zealand with an amazing 8-day tour in Fiji!
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All things south in seven days!
Discover the jaw-dropping landscapes of New Zealand’s South Island on this action-packed 7-day tour!
Up to 12 months from £1,6391639
Paid work + flexible travel in Australia and New Zealand
Aged 18-30? This trip combines our Absolute Oz Jobs paid work programme in Australia with fantastic flexible travel passes in Australia and New Zealand! You could earn between £10 to £15 an hour, and then spend that cash exploring these beautiful countries - Perfect!
10-14 weeks from £3,8993899
An awesome mini adventure around-the-world!
Choose our pocket-sized Mini Global 360 trip, the perfect round-the-world package packed with amazing trips in Thailand, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, and the USA!
4 months or longer from £5,8695869
An epic round-the-world adventure of a lifetime!
Tick off four continents on this unforgettable globe-trotting experience! Look after wildlife in South Africa, get adventurous in Thailand, go beach-hunting in Australia, explore stunning landscapes in New Zealand and enjoy an unforgettable American road trip – all in one incredible package!
20 weeks or longer from £6,3396339
Become the ultimate explorer!
Travel the whole world with this incredible package trip! Tick off South Africa, Thailand, Singapore, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, USA, and Brazil - you’ll have seen and done it all!
Up to 12 months or longer from £4,2994299
Our most popular round-the-world trip – in reverse!
Head west across the globe and explore 5 fantastic countries. See the USA, New Zealand, Fiji, Australia and Thailand in one perfect round-the-world package!