excursions

Each Veritas program includes several excursions designed to help students gain a more in-depth cultural and historical understanding of the host country and region. Excursions are included in the program cost and cover ground transportation, entrance fees, and guided tours. Accommodations and breakfast are included on all overnight excursions. Optional excursions may be provided at an extra cost.

 

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
 

CATLINS

Located approximately one hour south from Dunedin city lies the stunning region of the Catlins. Highlights include the numerous waterfalls, the majestic Cathedral Caves, Jack's Blowhole and the Nugget Point Lighthouse. This region also hosts some of New Zealand's rarest animals including yellow eyed penguins and fur seals. During this day excursion, students will have a chance to see many of the regions highlights including waterfalls, wildlife and majestic geological wonders.
 

NORTH OTAGO REGION AND LAKE TEKAPO

Located approximately one hour away from Dunedin city lies the stunning region of North Otago and further west is the beautiful Lake Tekapo region famous for star gazing. This region also hosts some of New Zealand's rarest animals including yellow eyed penguins and fur seals. Situated in Oamaru... Read More
 

QUEENSTOWN

Queenstown is the adventure capital of New Zealand, attracting people from all over the world who are seeking an adrenaline fix. During this excursion students will get to experience one of New Zealand's wonders and have the opportunity to participate in their own adventure activities. Students... Read More