International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987


Available Excursions for Auckland

Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.

Coromandel - Hot Water Beach & Cathedral Cove

Hot Water Beach, Coromandel can be found within two hours either side of low tide, visitors flock to the usually deserted beach to find hot water bubbling through the golden sand. Families, kids and couples can be seen digging their own spa pool in the sand and relaxing in the natural springs.... Read More

Goat Island and Matakana Coast

Cape Rodney-Oakakari Point Marine Reserve is New Zealand's first fully protected marine reserve, known commonly as Goat Island. Explore the marine reserve, and then wander the Matakana Farmer's Market where local arts and crafts are on display. Later, discover Goat Island through a guided... Read More

Raglan and Waitomo Caves

Situated on the West Coast of New Zealand's North Island, Raglan offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The area has been inhabited for at least 800 years, and was originally known by the Maori people as Whaingaroa, or "the long pursuit." Here, visitors get to... Read More

Rotorua Bridging Cultures Program

The Bridging Cultures Program (BCP) encompasses the ISA on-site orientation delivered to all students at the onset of their ISA program, along with exciting activities aimed to introduce students to their new host country. The BCP brings together ISA students from various programs throughout the... Read More

Spring/Fall Break Excursions

In addition to the ISA included excursions in New Zealand, semester or year abroad students will have the opportunity to participate in optional spring/fall break excursions. The purpose of these trips is to give students exciting options to explore their host country or another unique... Read More

Taupo - Huka Falls and White Water Rafting

Surrounded by beauitful forrests, volcanic mountains and snowy peaks, Lake Taupo is a hub for events and activities year round for both visitors and locals. The Great Lake Taupo region and Huka Falls are some of the world's most unique and picturesque sights to be seen. Embark on a white water... Read More