UNFORGETTABLE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCES
MEETING OF NATIONS
Genuine Maori cultural interactions with splash of adventure
Let the MDA Experiences team put together the ultimate educational program for you. Whether it be based on culture, adventure, a curriculum or a mixture of all three, the knowledgeable and resourceful team at MDA will be provide a full service solution customised to your requirements and within your budget.
Aotearoa is a place of culture and heritage, with beauty and tranquility as far as the eye can see. This incredible itinerary which is seldom done and still relatively unknown sees students encounter three lakes over 4 days of hiking. Including geothermal springs, crystal clear rivers and stunning waterfalls which encompassing Maori lore and history, the Te Arawa Lakes Hike itinerary is quickly becoming a favourite for both teachers and students alike. Culture, Ecology, Adventure and Challenge all wrapped up in to one amazing week long experience.
New Zealand is described as an adventure hub not to be missed, and to prove it, we have taken some of the top adventure activities NZ has to offer and combined them with fantastic accommodation to bring you one of our most exciting itineraries, perfect for the active student. From beach fun in the Pacific Ocean to whitewater rafting, from mountain biking world class trails to beginning kayaking, we combine great adventure with unbeatable locations. Experience one-of-a-kind creations such as Ogo, mountain luge sleds, rock climbing and high ropes confidence courses; throw in an amazing day canyoning in the stunning Waitakere ranges to complete a most memorable experience.
A fantastic itinerary inviting students into the realm of Maori culture, allowing a hands-on appreciation and culturally-focused tour throughout New Zealand. Students are given opportunity to visit with local tribes as they live today, encouraging direct interaction and personal growth. Combined with various adventure pursuits as whitewater rafting, waka (Maori canoe) paddling, horse trekking and swim with dolphin options, this itinerary continues to remain one of our most popular.
Experience immersion in the Maori culture by staying on tribal spiritual home grounds not normally open to visitors
Students taking on challenges to encourage growth in personal development
OFF THE BEATEN TRACK
Experience areas in New Zealand rarely touched by visitors
Learn, Live and Love Life
TE ARAWA LAKES HIKE
ITINERARY - MEETING OF NATIONS
ITINERARY - TE ARAWA LAKES MULTI-DAY HIKE
ITINERARY - ECO-CHALLENGE
The ultimate adventure itinerary for educational groups