International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Available Excursions for Palmerston North

Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.

Auckland and 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

Huka Falls and White Water Rafting in Taupo

Lake Taupo is surrounded by beautiful forests, volcanic mountains and snowy peaks in winter is a hub for events and activities year round. The Great Lake Taupo region is undoubtedly one of the world's most unique and picturesque areas. This weekend trip with start with a white water rafting... 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

Weta Workshop and Seal Coast Safari

The Weta Workshop Tour is a movie based visitor experience in the heart of Miramar, Wellington. A 45 minute guided tour starts and finishes in the famous Weta Cave and provides a unique behind-the-scenes glimpse into the workings of Weta Workshop. This is a must for any fan of the Lord of the... Read More

Winetasting in the Wairarapa

Students will explore the Lower North Island outside of Wellington and take a day trip to the quaint, quiet town of Martinborough in the Wairarapa to check out one of the region's world-renown vineyards and sample some of the best wines produced in New Zealand. The Wairarapa accounts for only 3%... Read More