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Top things to do in New Zealand for solo travellers

New Zealand is a paradise for solo travellers who would like to experience the great outdoors. With a focus on nature conservation and small-scale locally owned companies, we have personally found the best activities in New Zealand.

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Adrenaline bursts. Spine tingles. Hairs jolt. New Zealand is the adventure capital of the world. Ride the rapids. Swim with seals. Launch yourself. Take a 4-day hike through nature. Conquer the Fox Glacier. Dive. Surf the dunes.

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10 of our best adventurous activities for solo travellers

Be intrigued by the history and culture of Northland, as you discover the highlights of the region. Your… read more

Get ‘back to basics’ and discover New Zealand by horseback. Located 90 minutes drive from Christchurch City in… read more

Explore the highlights of New Zealand's South Island. An adventure in three ways: A jet boat. A scenic helicopter… read more

In the heart of the Marlborough Sounds, at the very tip of the South Island of New Zealand is a 72-kilometre… read more

A thrilling combination of hiking the Fox Glacier and the excitement of a helicopter flight. Located on the rugged… read more

Explore Wanaka’s finest bike trails, from lakeside to backcountry, while enjoying varied terrain and panoramic… read more

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