Comfort Focused

comfort trips

Comfort Focused: Explore at an easy pace and indulge in the good life along the way

These trips are intended for those who want to actively explore at an easy pace and indulge in the good life along the way. Less driving time, elegant lodgings, and a focus on fine food and wine. This is exploring in comfort and style.  

Our Comfort Focused Trips

New Zealand

Great Walks of New Zealand

4.46

  • Duration 5 days
  • Travel Style
  • Activity Level Level 2 
    • Activity Level 2

      On the Move

      Sure, I own some hiking boots, they're even worn in, but they don't go on long trips. I like my creature comforts and I like to give a range of activities a go.

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You'll hike samples of three of New Zealand's Great Walks (Kepler Track, Routeburn Track and Milford Track), stay the night not only on the Fiordland Navigator in Doubtful Sound but also in the highly sought after Milford Lodge Chalets and enjoy top-notch service every step of the way.

Trip Start: Queenstown Trip End: Queenstown

Himalayas

Kathmandu Valley & Bhutan Adventure

4.4

  • Duration 12 days
  • Travel Style
  • Activity Level Level 2 
    • Activity Level 2

      On the Move

      Sure, I own some hiking boots, they're even worn in, but they don't go on long trips. I like my creature comforts and I like to give a range of activities a go.

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Over the course of this eye-opening twelve day adventure we’ll get to know the beautiful and generous Tamang people of rural Nepal, then cross over into Bhutan to explore numerous other sacred sites of significance to the Buddhist religion, such as Tiger's Nest.

Trip Start: Kathmandu Trip End: Kathmandu

Himalayas

Kathmandu Valley Adventure

4.4

  • Duration 5 days
  • Travel Style
  • Activity Level Level 1 
    • Activity Level 1

      What's The Rush?

      I'm active and in decent shape and not looking to experience a place just through a bus window. I'm happy to slow down on the trail, soak it in and breathe in the fresh air.

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We've used our years of experience venturing in Nepal to craft this short but encompassing 5-day trip. You'll explore the diverse Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park, wander Patan Kingdom, the 'city of beauty', and watch the sunset over the Himalayas from Mystic Mountain Resort.

Trip Start: Kathmandu Trip End: Kathmandu

Himalayas

Bhutan Adventure

4.4

  • Duration 9 days
  • Travel Style
  • Activity Level Level 2 
    • Activity Level 2

      On the Move

      Sure, I own some hiking boots, they're even worn in, but they don't go on long trips. I like my creature comforts and I like to give a range of activities a go.

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If you’re a little shorter on time, and Bhutan is a must on your adventure bucket-list, then you’re in the right place. This is a gentle introduction to the wilderness of Bhutan, taking advantage of the finest accommodations along the way. Ready?

Trip Start: Kathmandu Trip End: Kathmandu

Africa

Kruger National Park Safari

  • Duration 10 days
  • Travel Style
  • Activity Level Level 2 
    • Activity Level 2

      On the Move

      Sure, I own some hiking boots, they're even worn in, but they don't go on long trips. I like my creature comforts and I like to give a range of activities a go.

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You’ll track the steps of the Big 5 in the Kruger National Park with expert safari guides and enjoy a mix of remote safari camps and lodges on your journey up the most renowned national park of South Africa.

Trip Start: Johannesburg Trip End: Cape Town

New Zealand

West Coast Adventure

4.5

  • Duration 5 days
  • Travel Style
  • Activity Level Level 2 
    • Activity Level 2

      On the Move

      Sure, I own some hiking boots, they're even worn in, but they don't go on long trips. I like my creature comforts and I like to give a range of activities a go.

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From the picturesque Pancake Rocks and the otherwordly Tatare tunnels to the dynamic Franz Josef glacier and the wildlife-filled Okarito Lagoon, you'll discover why the West Coast is a geological marvel changing with time. We'll finish the adventure with a scenic flight to Milford Sound.

Trip Start: Christchurch Trip End: Queenstown

Why Travel With Us

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Experience adventure the way you want

You’ll be inspired and exhilarated, enjoying mind-blowing scenery on foot, in a sea kayak, or by bike - all at your own pace. Get ready for the trip of a lifetime.

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Crafting award-winning trips for decades - the Kiwi way

We're proud of our Kiwi roots and you’ll love our professional, warm and relaxed style of hosting. Plus, we’re always here to help with planning, travel, bookings... even hiking boot recommendations!

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Every detail covered, to maximise your time

As soon as your trip starts, we've got everything covered – top notch meals, comfortable transport, superb accommodation, amazing guides and INCREDIBLE service.

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Group travel for those who aren’t ‘group travellers’

With our small groups of typically no more than 14 (up to 18 max), you'll get to know our team, your fellow travellers, and have the flexibility and freedom to do as much (or as little!) as you like. It’s all about going at your own pace.

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Explore hidden gems through our expert local guides

All our carefully selected guides are highly experienced and have deep personal connections to nature and culture. You’ll enjoy a special experience, authentic local knowledge and an adventure like no other.

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4.54 out of 5 from 17045 reviews. That’s pretty solid.

We could hang around all day telling you how wonderful our trips are... but the best people to hear it from are our guests themselves.