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Camping Holidays


Safe & Sustainable Camping Holidays

A perfect way to get back to nature & explore the great NZ outdoors, car camping kits are now available when hiring any car from Thrifty’s Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch & Queenstown locations.

The super convenient & environmentally friendly car camping kits include everything: highly weatherproof tent (easy to put and pack down), synthetic sleeping bag/s, single air mat/s, camping pillow/s, compact LED lantern/s, kitchen kit consisting of tabletop gas cooker, 1x gas cylinder, camp cookset, cooking utensils, plate, mug, cutlery, soft cooler bag, ice pack and handy plastic carry bin.


 2 person kit  4 person kit
Daily rate for camping gear only (note minimum 5 day fee applies)  $49/day  $69/day

How to book:


rav4Please call our Contact Centre on 0800 73 70 70 to make your booking, a request will be sent to our partner Adventure Capital who will be in contact within 24 hours to confirm your booking (including free camp chairs). You are more than welcome to ask the team for itinerary suggestions at this time.

What you need to know:

Advertised rates valid until 30 September 2017. Minimum charge is 5 rental days. Gear is supplied by leading tourism operator Adventure Capital. Camping kit must be rented for entire vehicle rental period; booking lead time is 7 days; minimum 7 day hire between 21 December and 3 January; one way fees for the camping kit apply; these range from $125 – $300 per kit approximately. Payment for one way fees is made directly to Adventure Capital. If you’ve booked a Thrifty multi-island rental, the camping kit will need to be taken on the ferry as luggage. Launch offer (FREE camp chairs) is valid until 30 April 2017. Thrifty’s standard terms and conditions apply. Adventure Capital’s cancellation policy and terms and conditions apply.

Check out the Department of Conversation’s website to view over 200 campsite locations in NZ.

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