01 May 2019
New Zealand does not hold back on adventure, thrills and the sort of chills that take your breath away. The North Island is home to active volcanoes, hobbit holes and cultural experiences. By contrast, the South Island showcases pure natural landscapes such as Milford Sound and Mt Cook National Park.
A true ski mecca, New Zealand’s truly amazing ski fields offer a huge array of facilities with a plethora of challenging runs. But New Zealand isn’t just about world class snow fields - Beyond the slopes, there’s action-packed adrenalin sports, sightseeing attractions and fantastic food and wine experiences.
New Zealand’s world famous TranzAlpine rail journey is not to missed. Crossing through the mighty Southern Alps from Christchurch to Greymouth, highlights include Arthur’s Pass national park, the Otira tunnel, and the unique landscape of the wild West Coast. Rugged riverbeds, mountain ranges and lush native bush – it’s a place like no other!
Few places on Earth can match the beauty of Doubtful Sound in New Zealand’s South Island. Set within the national park of Fiordland, it’s one of the most beautiful places in New Zealand. Where else can you find penguins and dolphins swimming just a few metres away from waterfalls? Surrounded by cliffs covered with untouched rainforest, and accessible only by boat, this is a landscape like nothing you have seen before.
New Zealand is an adrenaline junkie’s paradise! Skydiving, bungee jumping, canyoning, mountain biking or white water rafting, these activities will be sure get your heart pumping and make you feel alive. If soft adventure is your thing you can enjoy horseback riding in Queenstown, kayaking on Milford Sound or whale watching in Kaikoura. No matter what your adrenaline levels are, New Zealand will knock your socks off with its adventure offerings.
Food & Wine
Foodies from all over the world visit New Zealand to indulge in fresh seafood, to sip wine among the vines or to tantalise their tastebuds with a traditional Maori hangi. If you want to spoil your senses with spectacular food and gold medal winning wines, then this is the place for you.
New Zealand truly is a land of plenty! Interested in exploring New Zealand for yourself? Talk to your Travel Counsellor about creating a tailored itinerary just for you.