New Zealand is renowned as one of the best travel destinations in the world - this is easy to understand as this island boasts breathtaking natural splendour including rolling green hills, lush forests, volcanoes, cloudy mountaintops, exquisite lakes and fjords, flawless beaches as well as endless adventure and the friendliest culture! This is quite simply one of the most spectacular travel destinations.We invite you to experience some of our best things to see and do on this lively island.
Known as the adventure capital of the world, there are endless things to do to get the adrenaline running through your veins! Some of these range from rafting, kayaking, golfing, diving, skydiving, parasailing, fishing, skiing, bungee jumping to cycling.
New Zealand’s cities and towns offer so much to see and explore. Discover the largest city on the island – Auckland
. Its’ ideal seaside location has earned its name “City of Sails”. Auckland invites you to shop at its array of stores, eat at the finest restaurants or enjoy the bustling night life. If you wish to unwind, take a dip in the ocean or relax on the sandy shores. We also recommend a journey up Mt Eden – for breathtaking views from atop the many volcanic craters.
Wellington is abuzz with energy, often enticing backpackers with its hills, museums, harbour and coasts. The Te Papa Museum offers visitors an immersion into the island’s rich cultural heritage. The Botanic Gardens take you on a trip up a cable car in order to see stunning views of the whole city from above. Lambton Quay is the ideal location to sample some sumptuous cuisine with some of the best local ingredients from the surrounding areas. Try out the bars and theatres on offer in this city.
The artwork, incredible views, exquisite parks, and beautiful surfing beaches entice visitors to come and explore Christchurch.
The changing seasons provide a glorious sight with the beautiful scenery.
If you’re up for something a little different try out some unique aspects of this island. Tube through the Waitomo Caves and see the glow-worms illuminated in all their glory. Experience zorbing, roll in a hamster wheel-type invention down the lush hills of Rotorua or Waitomo. Immerse yourself in the culture, when you explore the Maori sites on the Western coast. View the extraordinary site of the Moeraki Boulders on the Otago coast of New Zealand. Explore Wai-O-Tapu the home to the magnificent geothermal pools and volcanic acid lakes. The hardest part of your trip will be deciding where to start!