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We realise that you are travelling with your hard-earned money and with so much to see and do in New Zealand you’ll want to allocate your pennies accordingly and get the most out of your time, so we've compiled a list of activities available in each destination we visit.

Luckily, most destinations also have some great things you can do for free! 

If you're travelling on a Stray Freestyle Pass, activities are pay-as-you-go and you can book all Stray activities through our Stray Mate app or your driver guide.

The prices you see below are the Recommended Retail Price (RRP), however most operators offer a special deal for Stray Passengers.


North Island Activities


Paihia (Bay of Islands)

Skydive Bay of Islands $329 - $399  
Hole in the Rock Cruise $109
Dolphin Encounter $119
Cape Reinga Day Trip $132
The Cream Trip $132
Hike to Haruru Falls (FREE)



Skydive Auckland $295 - $425
AJ Hackett Bridge Bungy $165
Skywalk/Skyjump $150 - $225
Hike up Mt Eden (FREE)



Cathedral Cove Kayak Tour $125
Hahei Explorer Cathedral Cove Boat Tour $95
Hike to Cathedral Cove (FREE)
Hot Water Beach (FREE)



Raglan Surf School Lesson $89
Sunset Cruise (Summer) $49
Hike Mount Karioi (FREE)
Bridal Veil Falls (FREE)


Waitomo Caves

Spellbound $75
Tumu Tumu Tubing $225
Haggas Honking Holes $275
Lost World $425 - $595
Ruakuri Walk (FREE)


Mt Maunganui

Surf/SUP hire $25
Hike the Mount (FREE)



Kaitiaki Rafting $99 - $109
Mount Tarawera Adventure $149
Velocity Valley $49 - $219
Canopy Tours $149
Hobbiton $99
Wai-o-tapu + shuttle service $70
Kuirau Thermal Park (FREE)
Government Gardens (FREE)


Lake Aniwhenua 
(Exclusive Stray Stop)

Includes: Guided tour to a sacred archaeological site to view Maori rock carvings, introduction to Murupara area, Hangi cooking demonstration, Storytelling around the fire, Hangi dinner, dessert and a continental breakfast, 1 night’s accommodation in comfortable lodge cabins and participation in a local community program (only available during school term) $89

Maori Weaving, Stick Games and Haka Lesson, Kayaking $5-10
Night time eeling $20



Skydive Taupo $279 - $359
Bungy $180  
Swing $155
Spa Park Swim (FREE)
Lake Front Walk (FREE)
Huka Falls Walk (FREE)


Blue Duck Station 
(Exclusive Stray Stop)

Horse Trek $145   
Kayak / Jet Boat $129 
4WD Eco Safari $120 
Clay Shooting $39     
Guided Goat Hunt $150 
Waterfall Walk (FREE)


National Park

Adrift – Tongariro Crossing (Summer) $60
Adrift – Tongariro Crossing (Winter) $175
Tawhai Falls (FREE)
Taranaki Falls (FREE)
Tama Lakes (FREE)



Te Papa Tongarewa Museum (FREE)
Miramar Movie Tour $50 - $120


South Island Activities


Abel Tasman National Park

Abel Tasman Canyons $279
Abel Tasman Kayaks $90 - $140
Abel Tasman Sailing $98 - $218
Aqua Taxis $37-79
Skydive Abel Tasman $279 - $419
Hike in the National Park (FREE)


Franz Josef

Franz Josef Glacier Guides $79 - $499
Helicopter Line $245 - $640
Glacier Country Kayaks $120 - $145 
Gorge Walk (FREE) 
Peters Pool (FREE)
Sentinel Rock (FREE)


Fox Glacier 
Skydive Fox Glacier $249 - $399
Lake Matherson (FREE) 
Ship Creek (FREE)  
Thunder Creek Falls (FREE) 



Skydive Lake Wanaka $299 - $459
Learn to Fly Wanaka $189 - $255
Puzzling World $23 
Wanaka Bike Tours $60 - $550
Mount Iron Walk (FREE) 
Lakefront Walk (FREE) 
Blue Pools (FREE) 



AJ Hackett Bungy $215 - $580
Shotover Canyon Swing $249
Shotover Canyon Fox $169
Shotover Jet $155
NZone Skydive $299 - $439
Doubtful Sound Cruise $265 - 299
Bob's Peak Walk  (FREE) 
Queenstown Hill View Point (FREE) 
Ben Lommond Walk (FREE) 



Gunn's Camp Fiordland 
(Exclusive Stray Stop)

Real Journeys - Milford Sound Cruise $76 - 106
Key Summit Walk (FREE)


Stewart Island

Stewart Island - return ferry $148
Hiking (FREE)
Kiwi Spotting (FREE)



Bluff Hill Lookout (FREE)


Mt Cook

Glacier Explorer $170
4WD Tasman Valley Tour $90
Big Sky Stargazing $70
Sir Edmond Hillary Alpine Centre $20
Hooker Valley (FREE)
Governors Bush (FREE)


Lake Tekapo

Tekapo Springs Hot Pools $27
Tekapo Springs Waterslide (winter only)  $25 
Tekapo Springs Snow Tubing (winter only) $25 
Tekapo Springs Iceskating (winter only) $18
Mt John Walk (FREE)



Peel Forest Horse Trekking $100 - $225
Ragitata Rafting $215
Big Tree Walk  (FREE) 
Walk to the River (FREE) 



Whale Watching $150
Wings over Whales $180
Dolphin Encounter (swim) $180