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Flexible Fully Guided New Zealand Bus Pass - Start and Finish Anywhere provided by Kiwi Experience

Flexible Fully Guided New Zealand Bus Pass - Start and Finish Anywhere

Flexible Fully Guided New Zealand Bus Pass - Start and Finish Anywhere
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About
This flexible Hop-on Hop-off bus pass allows you to either take your time in each epic stop over, or cruise on through on the minimum time (28 days). We take you to the highlights of New Zealand, as well as some unknown spots that make you feel like you are having a true Kiwi Experience.   Stay overnight in stops such as the famous Franz Josef, discover the underground world of Waitomo, seek out your favourite activities in adrenaline capital of Queenstown, white water rafting through the Rangitikei River, and discover the history of New Zealand in our Capital of Wellington.  • Fully guided flexible tour allowing you to choose what you want to do  • Meet mates from all around the world • Largest and original hop-on hop-off NZ travel network
Know before you go
  • Duration: 28 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 28 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 35584P6
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Guaranteed Accommodation (Paid for on arrival at accommodation)
  • Guaranteed bookings on activities (Activities not included in price, can be booked on bus with driver guide)
  • Daily walks and photo stops
  • Daily cafe/supermarket breaks
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Accommodation
  • Ferry Ticket
  • Activities
  • Entry/Admission - Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Entry/Admission - Tongariro Alpine Crossing
  • Entry/Admission - Kawarau Suspension Bridge
  • Entry/Admission - Picton
Duration
28 days
Departure details
  • Auckland Central, Auckland Central, North Island We pick-up from YHA, Base Backpackers or 99 Queen Street
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 55 travellers
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Guaranteed Accommodation (Paid for on arrival at accommodation)
  • Guaranteed bookings on activities (Activities not included in price, can be booked on bus with driver guide)
  • Daily walks and photo stops
  • Daily cafe/supermarket breaks
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Accommodation
  • Ferry Ticket
  • Activities
  • Entry/Admission - Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Entry/Admission - Tongariro Alpine Crossing
  • Entry/Admission - Kawarau Suspension Bridge
  • Entry/Admission - Picton
Departure details
  • Auckland Central, Auckland Central, North Island We pick-up from YHA, Base Backpackers or 99 Queen Street
Duration
28 days
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 55 travellers
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
28 stops
Day 1
Auckland to Paihia
Day 2
Cape Reinga Day tour
Day 3
Paihia to Auckland
Day 4
Auckland to Hot Water Beach
Day 5
Hot Water Beach to Waitomo
Day 6
Waitomo to Rotorua via Hobbiton
Day 7
Rotorua to Taupo
Day 8
Taupo free day
Day 9
Taupo to River Valley
Day 10
River Valley to Wellington
Day 11
Wellington to Abel Tasman
Day 12
Abel Tasman to Westport
Day 13
Westport to Lake Mahinapua
Day 14
Lake Mahinapua to Franz Josef
Day 15
Franz Josef free day
Day 16
Franz Josef to Wanaka
Day 17
Wanaka to Queenstown
Day 18
Queenstown free day
Day 19
Queenstown free day
Day 20
Queenstown to Invercargill
Day 21
Invercargill to Te Anau
Day 22
Te Anau to Milford Sound to...
Day 23
Queenstown to Lake Tekapo
Day 24
Lake Tekapo to Christchurch
Day 25
Christchurch to Kaikoura
Day 26
Kaikoura to Wellington
Day 27
Wellington to Taupo
Day 28
Taupo to Auckland via Rotorua
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Denise D
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Intercity bus travel
Dec 2019 • Solo
What a great trip excellent bus driver commentary and helpful advice. Super comfortable and wonderful way to see the country from the top deck of the bus. Fab stops for meals and apart from needing a coat for the aircon it was an A1 experience
Written 17 December 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
KiwiExperienceCrew
Kia Ora Denise, thanks for the lovely review. We're glad you had a great time travelling New Zealand.
Written 5 January 2020
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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Dimitrisas100
Dimitrisas100
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This was very difficult for me , i had very stress because of them. I felt that it was my fault and they didn't help me.
I booked tickets from kiwi to return to my country because of covid. I went to airport and the airline told me that
craigjamesuk
craigjamesuk
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Highly recommend
Just awesome. Thanks Kiwi Experience. could not think of a better way to travel round new zealand south island with
bartendingandflair
bartendingandflair
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please don't!
they don't give the chance, to the customers, to decide how to spend their own money. The bus drivers are so insist
Hynd8693
Hynd8693
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Disappointing customer service
I booked this tour a while ago, obviously given the coronavirus outbreak this tour was cancelled, however first of
Edtkd
Edtkd
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Avoid if a bit older
This bus does what the youngens like I think, but I was travelling with my wife and this was by far the biggest mis
Olivia P
Olivia P
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Fab Trip!
Myself and my friend (both 23 years old) travelled New Zealand via the Kiwi Experience at the beginning of 2020. We
Nann9196
Nann9196
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Bookings automatically removed even though we did as our driver advised - no help from kiwi experience
We are travelling with kiwi experience but were held up in Taupo for an extra night because the Tongariro crossing
TrishaJL
TrishaJL
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Amazing for solo travel and tonnes of awesome activities
I started with Dave in Christchurch and it was a bit rocky because I was at an alternative stop and the bus was lat
Lauvedoha
Lauvedoha
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Amazing vacations
No stress, no headache to find a room, relaxing in the bus, excellent driver and guide, very good condition buses
Joshs1998trip
Joshs1998trip
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BEST MONTH OF MY LIFE
I’ve never so in love with a country right away then I have with New Zealand and this is in big part thanks to Kiwi
sambL7635EV
sambL7635EV
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Driver Jason is the Man!!
Kia Ora, My time on the Kiwi Experience has been unbelievably amazing, with today being our penultimate day as we
Fijivisit
Fijivisit
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Fantastic service
I want to share how happy our group was with Kiwi Experience. We had a tour group of two buses with families and ad
harrygE1314WN
harrygE1314WN
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10/10 Kiwi Experience!
The Kiwi experience was amazing, we had Guy as our driver and we could not have got a better guide. Every trip he r
NikkiB1949
NikkiB1949
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No single word can sum up how great this trip has been!
I flew up from Queenstown to Auckland to jump on the kiwi experience not knowing it was going to be the trip of a l
Faintshumba
Faintshumba
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Absolutely terrible!
Sat on a bus for 6-8hours a day. The "price guarantee" is crap!! I got to every hostel, got told the "kiwi experien
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