Intrepid's mission is to "create positive change through the joy of travel" they want to provide you (and every traveller) with unique experiences that immerse you in local culture, explore natural wonderlands and leave next to no imprint on the places you visit. In 2018 Intrepid joined the B CorpTM community which certified their commitment to using their business for good.
Internationally represented Intrepid has been running tours for over 30 years, they've seen lots of changes and challenges in the world but have continued to provide unforgettable travel experiences to the people they have shown around and supported local communities on the way.
Travellers are drawn to New Zealand for its natural beauty and adventurous spirit but with an Intrepid tour you will find out there is so much more to discover.
On an Intrepid tour you'll stay in locally run accommodations, like guesthouses, small-scale hotels and some homestays. These choices not only support localised economies but also give you a feel of real New Zealand. Respecting the local people their culture and their environment is an important value of the company. This is also reflected in their choice of group size.
Taking you from Christchurch to Queenstown via glaciers, wineries, lakes, and an overnight cruise on...
Taking you from Christchurch to Queenstown via glaciers, wineries, lakes, and an overnight cruise on Milford Sound, this 10-day tour showcases the natural beauty and thriving food and wine scene in the South Island of New Zealand. Forage for fresh ingredients with a local chef in Otago, set your pulse racing during a jetboat ride in Queenstown and come face to face with endangered species at a wildlife centre on the West Coast, including New Zealand’s rarest kiwi. With a friendly leader to guide the way, you’ll experience a landscape that has been shaped by the elements over thousands of years.
This is natural beauty on the biggest scale – soaring volcanoes, vast lakes and never-ending c...
This is natural beauty on the biggest scale – soaring volcanoes, vast lakes and never-ending caves. Spend eight incredible days exploring the best of New Zealand’s North Island with the guidance of a passionate local leader.
Dramatic peaks, glittering glaciers and geothermal wonders await on a 17-day Premium adventure throu...
Dramatic peaks, glittering glaciers and geothermal wonders await on a 17-day Premium adventure through New Zealand’s north and south islands.