The island nation of New Zealand, in the south-western Pacific Ocean, is a fantastic holiday destination, offering breathtaking and diverse natural beauties as well as modern attractions to keep the whole family entertained. At about 268,000 square kilometres in size and made up of two bigger islands (North Island and Sound Island) as well as hundreds of small islands, there’s plenty to see across this stunning area of the world; from beautifully, cascading waterfalls to buzzing cities…
The island nation of New Zealand, in the south-western Pacific Ocean, is a fantastic holiday destination, offering breathtaking and diverse natural beauties as well as modern attractions to keep the whole family entertained. At about 268,000 square kilometres in size and made up of two bigger islands (North Island and Sound Island) as well as hundreds of small islands, there’s plenty to see across this stunning area of the world; from beautifully, cascading waterfalls to buzzing cities…Read more
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New Zealand is home to an array of popular national parks, including Tongariro National Park, its oldest park (and a UNESCO World Heritage Site), in the central North Island. In fact, over a third of the country is actually made up of protected parkland and marine reserves!
Aoraki National Park, in the South Island near the town of Twizel, is another tourist magnet, notably home to Mount Cook (also known as Aoraki). The mountain is the highest in New Zealand, standing impressively at 3,754 metres in the Southern Alps. Mount Cook is a brilliant destination for avid climbers, consisting of three summits.
And of course, film-fanatics can enjoy exploring some of the 150 locations across New Zealand where the Lord of the Rings trilogy were filmed!
This mesmerising country’s coastline, which is over 15,000 kilometres long, offers a fantastic variety of beaches, from Auckland’s black sanded west coast beaches to Northland’s infamous Bay of Islands (with over 150 islands to choose from). Beach-lovers are truly spoilt for choice on a New Zealand holiday! In North Island, head to stunning Cathedral Cove, Coromandel, with its beautiful rock formations and azure waters. In South Island, you’ll quickly fall in love with Onetahuti Beach in Abel Tasman, with its gorgeously golden sands…
Why not choose the country’s capital of Wellington, located at the south-western tip of the North Island, for your holiday? As the major population centre of the island (and also the southernmost capital in the world!) the capital is famously home to Zealandia, the world’s first fully-fenced urban ecosanctuary.
The city is also home to some great museums including Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, the national museum and art gallery of the country and Wellington Museum, on the waterfront of Wellington Harbour. The Cable Car is an icon in the city, running from Lambton Quay up to Kelbum. Browse the Travelopo portolio of holiday rentals to perfect the base of your New Zealand holiday!
Or head to Hamilton on your New Zealand holiday, another buzzing city in North Island, located in the Waikato region. The city is known for its scenic walks, stunning gardens and fantastic zoo, on the outskirts of the metropolitan area. Make sure to explore the infamous Hamilton Gardens on your holiday to the incredible North Island, with landscapes varying from Tudor-style to Japanese! Admire the views across Lake Rotoroa in Hamilton for the ultimate relaxing afternoon…
The major city of Auckland offers another unforgettable island escape in New Zealand, with its breathtaking, volcanic beaches, art and culture offerings and landmark Sky Tower; the tallest man-made structure across the country.
Or break away from the mainland! The Hauraki Gulf, near Auckland, is home to some of best sceneries in New Zealand! Head to volcanic Rangitoto Island for its awe-inspiring dramatic landscapes, hikes and beaches. Waikehe Island in the Hauraki Gulf is another island paradise only a short ferry ride from Auckland, with its vast vineyards, glorious sunbathing spots and enticing, subtropical climate.
Palmerston North, the main city of the Manawatu-Wanganui region, is another incredible area to explore on a holiday to New Zealand’s sun-kissed North Island. Discover the city‘s brilliant array of art galleries, museums, cycling and mountain biking trails and landscapes gardens.
Or perhaps you’re dreaming of an escape to New Zealand’s spectacular South island? Head to Queenstown, sitting on the shores of the South Island’s crystal clear Lake Wakatipu. The town is perfect for adventure sport-lovers, offering bungee jumping off Kawarau Gorge Suspension Bridge, jet-boating and skiing opportunities.
Christchurch, on the east coast of South Island, is another excellent choice for your New Zealand holiday, with its amazing artworks, nature reserves, picturesque Lyttelton Bay and gorgeous, botanic gardens. Or explore the creative arts capital city of sunny Nelson, facing Tasman Bay, if you dream of serene swimming, caving and walking spots in the South Island.
New Zealand’s far north has subtropical weather during the summer, while most of the country lies to the coast with mild temperatures (a temperate climate). The warmest months are typically between December and February, with temperatures between 20*C and 30*C. June to August is the skiing high season here. Winters are cold enough for skiiers while you can be assured of warm, serene days of exploring throughout spring and autumn… when do you want to explore New Zealand with Travelopo?
From its diverse sceneries to its world-famous wine, New Zealand offers a breathtaking holiday, wherever and whenever you go across its vast lands and islands. So if you dream of epic adventure, blissful relaxation and varied landscapes, attractions, activities and cultures, book your New Zealand holiday with Travelopo today!
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