New Zealand Walking, Hiking & Trekking Holidays

Explore New Zealand’s Walking and Hiking Tours. Plan Your Adventure Today

A New Zealand walking holiday is one of the most fantastic ways to truly explore the famous locations and hidden gems of this truly beautiful destination. Our travel experts know New Zealand inside and out, making us the perfect provider for tailored itineraries.

Indulge in leisurely strolls in a gorgeous climate or embark on hikes requiring high fitness levels for the ultimate challenge. Get up close and personal with rock formations spanning thousands of years, gorgeous wildlife and the stunning Fjordlands that are just waiting to be explored. and open a world of insight into the indigenous Maori culture.

Whether you are looking for routes off the beaten track or a well-known tourist hiking spot – First Class Holidays can build a bespoke itinerary to make your dream New Zealand hiking holiday come true.

A True Adventure

For those after an independent walking experience filled with discovery, an array of outdoor activities, guided walks and physically demanding hikes – then this is the ultimate tour.

Capture the best scenic hiking trails and find your inner explorer by retracing Maori chiefs steps, a 3-hour Heli-hike at Franz Joseph, 3 day hikes across the Hollyford track and Abel Tasman and so much more. Finish your days off with a gorgeous glass of Nelson Wine and gorgeous foods from locally sourced produce.





Hiking Tongariro Crossing

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

If you’re after a full-day hike in one of New Zealand’s most exhilarating locations then the 19 kilometre trek across Tongariro is not one to be missed.

Mt Tongariro consists of multiple craters that have been active over different periods of time. The entire landscape of Tongariro is covered in a sea of different colours thanks to the elements of aluminium, silica, sulphur and many other mineral deposits. Gear and lunch is included on our Tongariro tours – contact our travel experts to find out more.

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Our Awards

We are very proud that our personal, friendly service and attention to detail has led to us becoming an industry leader in providing tailor-made holidays. We have been recognised throughout the years by winning a number of prestigious awards from within and outside of the travel industry. We won the "Best Operator to Canada" award at the 2017 British Annual Canada Travel Awards for a record 15th time.

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