Welcome to New Zealand

New Zealand is a nation divided into two islands. Go north for beautiful beaches, nightlife and hot springs; south for volcanic mountains, fiords, and ski fields.

Go bungy jumping or skydiving – after all NZ is the top destination in the world for extreme sports. Too much? Just peace out staring at the majestic scenery.

Top it all off by watching a traditional Maori Haka 'war dance', or sipping on a sauvignon at one of the 600 wineries.

What to see in New Zealand

From the Milford Sounds fiord, to the Waitomo Caves; here are some tips on some of the top sights you absolutely must see while you’re there.

What to do in New Zealand

Before you go, get yourself organised and read up on some of the ways you can experience what NZ has to offer.

What to eat in New Zealand

When it comes to food, NZ is more than its famous fish ‘n’ chips. Taste succulent seafood, traditional Hāngi, and decadent chocolate, while sipping world-class wine. Whatever your palette prefers, the Kiwis know good food.

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