New Zealand

New Zealand Adventure Tours

New Zealand, our home, and where we draw our quest for adventure. Renowned for breathtaking landscapes and vibrant culture, it stands as THE destination for unparalleled adventure.

Nestled in the heart of the Pacific, our island nation boasts an array of natural wonders, from the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps to the pristine beaches that adorn our northern coastline. Explore the geothermal wonders of Rotorua, where geysers and hot springs paint an otherworldly landscape or immerse yourself in the lush greenery of the South Island’s West Coast.

Whether you seek adventure, natural beauty, or culture, New Zealand has it all. It’s no wonder that our island nation consistently ranks as one of the world’s top travel destinations, making it an ideal place to explore and create unforgettable memories.

12 Day South Island Adventure

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Discover our Signature trip here in New Zealand. Delve into the Southern Alps, marvel at ancient rainforests, and explore the dramatic coastline. Immerse yourself in the serene beauty of mirror-like lakes, venture to pristine beaches, and hike through untouched beech forests. Encounter the adventure hub of Queenstown, witness the grandeur of Milford Sound, and explore the picturesque village of Glenorchy.

12 Days – Activity Level: Moderate

7 Day South Island Adventure

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 4.91 (204 reviews)

Embark on a 7-day odyssey through New Zealand’s South Island, where each day unfolds a new chapter of natural wonders and thrilling escapades. From the majestic Arthur’s Pass to the serene Okarito Sea, glacier hiking adventures to scenic flights over Milford Sound, this journey promises an unparalleled experience of New Zealand’s picturesque landscapes.

7 Days – Activity Level: Moderate

7 Day North Island Adventure

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 4.79 (122 reviews)

Discover the cultural heart of New Zealand on a captivating journey through the North Island. In just 7 days, traverse from the geothermal marvels of Rotorua to the iconic Tongariro Alpine Crossing, weaving through ancient forests and cultural landmarks. Dive into the Maori legends, explore vibrant cities, and witness the diverse beauty that defines the North Island’s charm.

7 Days – Activity Level: Moderate

South Island Highlights

Embark on a thrilling journey through New Zealand’s South Island, exploring the majesty of Arthur’s Pass and the enchanting Devils Punchbowl. Glide through the serene waters of Okarito with an unforgettable sea kayaking experience. Conquer the glaciers with a hiking adventure and savor breathtaking views on a scenic flight to Milford Sound. Cruise through Fiordland National Park’s awe-inspiring landscapes and find adrenaline-packed activities at the Queenstown Adventure Hub.

North Island Highlights

Uncover the cultural heart of New Zealand in Rotorua and set out on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing for unparalleled views. Hike through historic trails like the Old Coach Road, marvel at Taranaki Falls, and explore the tranquil Lake Rotopounamu. Immerse yourself in the ancient Puerora Forest and conquer the summit of Mount Titiraupenga. Enjoy a free day for personalized adventures in Rotorua, with options like rafting, zip-lining, or a Hobbiton Movie Set tour. Conclude this remarkable journey with a farewell dinner in the vibrant city center.

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Meet Our Guides

At The Conqueror Adventures, our journey is led by the passionate and experienced individuals who have an unwavering love for the great outdoors. These are the adventurers who guide you through rugged landscapes, lead you to hidden gems, and share their profound knowledge of the destinations we explore.

In this section, we invite you to meet our guides, the heartbeat of our hiking tours. These individuals are more than just experts; they are passionate storytellers, nature enthusiasts, and cultural interpreters. They bring the landscapes to life, adding a layer of depth to your adventure that can’t be found in guidebooks.

Their stories, insights, and profound love for the destinations they explore are integral to the exceptional experiences we provide. Get to know the adventurers who will be your companions on the trail, leading you through extraordinary journeys filled with discovery, camaraderie, and the joy of exploration.

Phil Boorman

Phil Boorman

Founder, Guide & CEO

Phil Boorman

Founder and boss, Phil is at his best when he’s leading a group. He has spent his entire working life, leading and designing adventures in almost every continent in the world. It’s just in his blood and he’ll never give it up. You’ll still find Phil leading trips in Italy, Nepal, and New Zealand which is his home. Phil loves whitewater kayaking, backcountry skiing and mountain biking in his free time.

“I’ve done a tonne of guided trips in my time, and traveling with Phil was by far, THE best and most fulfilling experience I’ve had – he was genuine, attentive and clearly loves what he does.”

Ed Stone, USA – June 2016

Dylan Arthur

Dylan Arthur

New Zealand

Dylan Arthur

Dylan is an enthusiastic young hiking addict who takes a particular interest in the North Island. His side hustle is landscape, outdoor and travel photography. To say he’s handy with a lens or two is an understatement.

Check out his considerable talent here –

“Dylan was a wealth of information on the flora and fauna. More than that, he was our can-do leader, inspiring us at every step of the trail and every day on our trip!”

Katharine Chiu, USA – November 2022

Mike Dawson

Mike Dawson

New Zealand

Mike Dawson

Mike is 2 time former Olympian and world renowned adventurer, having embarked on expeditions to the far reaches of the globe, including Angola, Pakistan and recently a ski expedition to the South Pole. New Zealand is his first love though, and he’s right at home guiding in the South Island where he first developed his love of the outdoors. There’s nothing he can’t handle!

Brad Taylor

Brad Taylor

New Zealand

Brad Taylor

Brad is a hiking veteran with over 21 years experience in the New Zealand’s outdoors. Originally trained as a whitewater rafting guide, Brad made the switch to trail adventures early and has never looked back. He’s quick with an interesting story about our native New Zealand flora and fauna and loves his 80’s pop culture and vintage Star Wars memorabilia.

Hamish Tills

Hamish Tills

New Zealand

Hamish Tills

Hamish comes from the same breed that almost all our guides come from. Originally a river guide and expedition kayaker, Hamish has been a guide and adventurer his whole working life and knows our wilderness areas like the back of his hand. He has SO many stories of great adventures he’s led and been a team member of. You’re in THE best hands with Hamish!

Hear What Our Adventurers Have to Say

I loved this trip! The guides and the pre-trip service made the experience even more memorable. I’m already on getting on the next adventure with them. Excellent all around!!

Tom Kelly

South Island
November 2023

If you crave activity and adventure, views you have to earn and a little education along the way – book now! You won’t regret it. All the guesswork taken care of. No need to stress over how you’ll get around, where you should stay, etc. I truly had the time of my life on this trip. Comfortable accommodations, spectacular food, an incredible guide, and fellow conquerors. I look forward to future adventures with this incredible organization!

Kylie Hooper

South Island
March 2023

This is a once in a lifetime experience. I will remember it forever. I think the team does a fantastic job of organising, encouraging and inspiring you to keep going. I can’t wait to do another trip with Conqueror Adventures. I’ve come out of it inspired, motivated and yearning for more. I also made two wonderful friends I will cherish forever.

Nadine Finlay

Sydney, Australia.
North Island
March 2023

Why Travel With The Conqueror Adventures

When it comes to embarking on extraordinary journeys, you have a choice. So why choose The Conqueror Adventures? Our unwavering commitment to redefining adventure travel sets us apart. We don’t just offer hiking tours; we offer experiences that challenge limits, ignite curiosity, and foster meaningful connections.

Our meticulously crafted adventures are designed to leave a profound and lasting impact, pushing you to step boldly into the uncharted. Discover why adventurers around the world choose to explore with us, and join our global community of explorers, wanderers, and adventure enthusiasts. Your extraordinary journey starts here.


Transport, permits, transfers, awesome places to stay, and everything in between. We’ve covered all the details, so you can simply enjoy.


Meals, experienced guides, cool locally owned accommodation, transport… Once you arrive, there’s no need to dip into your pocket.

Hosts with the Most

Our guiding teams are THE best around. Every Conqueror trip is lead by an experienced guide and leader combo.

The Conqueror Spirit

Step boldly, share your goals and make every mile and moment count. Our trips and destinations are awesome, but it’s our like-minded community who make it unforgettable.

Rest Easy

Locally owned, stylish and comfortable. We’ve carefully chosen accommodations that ensure you get a comfortable nights sleep, great meals and creature comforts.

Pre Trip Care

Getting on the plane isn’t the beginning of your journey with us. From the moment you book, we’ll make sure you’re well prepared for your trip of a lifetime and ready to step boldly.