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A jewel in the Southern Hemisphere New Zealand was one of the last places to be inhabited by humans. The original inhabitants, the Maoris, developed their indigenous culture and advanced form of arts and crafts like cave carvings, weaving, group performances, oration and tattoo along with a distinctive language and clothing. Europeans reached the islands in the 16th Century and today the citizens of New Zealand are a mix of Maoris and Europeans. The country with its unique natural landscape full of mountains, cliffs, long coasts, and beautiful beaches together with its distinctive culture offers a unique experience to any visitor.
This national park located in the South islands is famous for its coast track, beautiful cliffs, native woodlands, and its unique flora and fauna. Visitors can choose to walk on the coastal or inland track (which is the recommended way to explore the park) or enjoy mountain biking, kayaking, canoeing, snorkeling or just enjoy the gorgeous beaches. It is a must-see place in your New Zealand travel package to relax and unwind in nature’s lap.
Aukland is one of the major cities of New Zealand and also a major art and cultural hub of the country. There are many attractions within a short distance from the town like the Rangitoto Islands and One Tree Hill. It is also a major international airport and so quite probably your New Zealand trip will start from Auckland.
The North Island of New Zealand is where you will get to see the original culture of Polynesian inhabitants. The many small surrounding islands make for beautiful beaches and local culture and cuisine that is bound to mesmerize you.
Even if you cannot visit all of Northland, you should not miss Lake Rotorua on your New Zealand travel. Seeped in Maori culture, the lake is famous for various water activities like paddle boating, swimming, angling, or just relaxing by the pool. Also don't miss the Waimangu volcanic valley and the thermal hot water jets nearby.
New Zealand tours are incomplete without exploring the marine life of the country and what better place than Kaikoura to do that. Located in South Island, the place will let you enjoy activities like whale watching, albatros encounters, swimming with seals and dolphins and deep-sea fishing.
The highest peak in New Zealand, also known as Aoraki in the Maori language is a must-do in all New Zealand vacation packages. The surrounding national park that includes 140 other peaks and 72 glaciers is a nature lover’s paradise.
The gateway to the South Islands Christchurch is another important international airport from where to begin your New Zealand trip. Known as the ‘Garden City’, its proximity to many other tourist attractions makes it an ideal base for New Zealand tours. But Christchurch itself also has many beautiful spots to explore.
Created due to glacial activity the lake and the surrounding Fiordland National forest and the Te Wahipounamu Globe Heritage site. There are many attractions here like Doubtful Sound Fjord, Kepler track, Glow worm cavern, and scenic tours.
Part of the Fiordland National Park, the Milford Sound is a fjord bound by steep cliffs and dense jungle. The gushing waterfalls and ink-dark waters are an attraction not to be missed on any New Zealand trip.
Located in Tasmania, the beautiful surrounding mountains and rivers make Queenstown the perfect holiday destination in all New Zealand vacation packages. There are many activities to do here like bungee jumping, skydiving, canyon moving, jet boating, steed walking and also river rafting.