New Zealand is a destination that has captured the hearts of adventurers, nature lovers, and movie buffs alike. From hiking on glaciers to sipping world-class wine, this country has plenty of top experiences to enjoy. Whether you’re a Lord of the Rings fan or simply seeking a new adventure, New Zealand is a must-visit destination.
Take a cruise along the famous Milford Sound, hike through the stunning Fiordland National Park, admire Mount Cook, or explore Waitomo Caves or the hot springs of Rotorua. For adrenaline junkies, bungee jumping, skydiving, and white-water rafting are just a few of the thrilling activities on offer. And let’s not forget about the delicious food and wine scene, with fresh seafood, award-winning wines, and farm-to-table cuisine. Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or a first-time adventurer, New Zealand is sure to leave a lasting impression.
There are two main islands aptly named the North and South Island as well as hundreds of smaller islands. Read some of our New Zealand travel articles below for suggestions of places to visit, as well as tips and inspiration. You can find yourself a great hotel using our accommodation map, and also see some top activities that you may like on your trip. So get ready for an unforgettable journey to the land of Kiwis, where you’ll discover breathtaking scenery, rich Maori culture, and endless outdoor adventures.
Articles, tips and inspiration on New Zealand
Here are some articles about or that include New Zealand:
Popular and famous places to visit in New Zealand
Not sure where to go? Here are some of the most popular and famous places to visit in New Zealand:
- Lake Wanaka
- Milford Sound
- Mount Cook
Read some of our articles mentioned above to discover lots more of the best places and things to see around New Zealand.
New Zealand hotel map and accommodation
Find your perfect New Zealand accommodation using this interactive map. You can search for both hotels and apartments. Use the filters to adjust your search.
Note: Please wait a moment for the map to load as well as the suggestions of places to stay. Sometimes you may also have to just move the map slightly or zoom into your desired location to see additional properties which are available.
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Top tours and activities in New Zealand
Here are some of the best activities that you may like for New Zealand. These are provided through our partners. You can also use the blue-button a little below where you can be more specific with your search, including adding your dates, filtering by type of tour and many more options.
New Zealand guided and specialist tours
If you’re looking for a multi-day (or longer) guided itinerary then consider G Adventures. They are specialists in these types of tours and have some great itineraries such as below.
Their New Zealand tours come with heaps of features and will show you highlights from around both the north or the south islands. You can also find tours that include both Australia and New Zealand as well allowing you to pack two great countries into one amazing trip.
Depending on which tour you choose they often include local guides, internal flights, additional transport, hotels, certain meals and more.
Below are services for finding transport. You can start searching for flights through a site such as Skyscanner.
Here are some other services that can help you get around, such as by using trains, buses and cars.
- RentalCars - For car hire
Good things to know when visiting New Zealand
Here is some helpful information when planning a trip and visiting New Zealand:
- Currency – NZD (New Zealand Dollar)
- Emergency numbers – Dial 111 for fire, police and medical
- Getting there:
Christchurch International Airport
Wellington International Airport
- Language – English
- Power supply – 230-240 volts – Type I
- Tourism Websites – www.newzealand.com
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