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Rugby-mad New Zealand

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If you’re in New Zealand for any length of time, you may notice the nation has a slight obsession with the game of rugby and its national ...

 

Essentials

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Whether your holiday will be a road trip from the top of the country to the bottom, or see you hopping around centres by bus, train or plane, a ...

 

Where to stay

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Looking for a good night’s sleep? Fortunately New Zealand offers a wide variety of accommodation types to suit every traveller and budget, from ...

 

Maps

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Don’t get lost when travelling New Zealand! Check out our selection of handy maps to help you navigate like a local. Print off the New Zealand ...

 

Itineraries

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A land of stunning contrasts and distinctive culture, New Zealand is waiting for you to discover its many sights and attractions and ...

 

Getting around New Zealand

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When coming to New Zealand, some of the most important questions are whether to get around by rental car or public transport, and whether to ...

 

Distance charts

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Below you’ll find New Zealand distance charts for the North Island and South Island. Print them off and keep them handy on your road ...

 

New Zealand spas & retreats

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Ahh! Imagine the blissful pleasure of sliding into the warm waters of a bubbling thermal pool, knowing that a massage by a professional ...

 

New Zealand wine

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Wine has been produced in New Zealand since the arrival of the first European settlers, but in recent years the industry has rapidly evolved to ...

 

New Zealand shopping & style

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New Zealand offers plenty of highly tempting shopping opportunities and high-quality goods. Tourist shops are always on hand with New Zealand ...

 

New Zealand cuisine

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If you’ve got a passion for fine food and wine then you’re in for a treat! New Zealand cuisine is guaranteed to satisfy. In the last few ...

 

Luxury New Zealand

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Wildlife sanctuaries, destination spas and boutique lodges topped off with glamorous charter yachts, designer shopping and gourmet cuisine – ...

 

New Zealand Living

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At the far end of the South Pacific Ocean lies New Zealand, a nation that is geographically removed yet right up with the play when it comes to ...

 

Walking & hiking

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From urban exploration, heli-hiking, city and coastal strolls to guided walks and New Zealand's famous Great Walks, you’re spoilt for choice ...

 

Skiing & snowboarding

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New Zealand is an outstanding destination for skiers and snowboarders. A good snow base and warmer temperatures make spring skiing a big draw. ...

 

Scenic flights

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Taking a scenic flight (or flight-seeing) is an excellent way to experience the full majesty of the New Zealand landscape. In the North Island, ...

 

Golfing

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New Zealand is one of the best places in the world to get out on the golf course. Top class courses are set against magnificent scenic ...

 

Fishing & hunting

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New Zealand offers a great range of fishing and hunting opportunities against a backdrop of great scenery. Many of New Zealand's most pristine ...

 

Cycling & mountain biking

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Getting out and about on two wheels is a great way to explore the New Zealand landscape, and cycle-based activities are becoming increasingly ...

 

Cruising & sailing

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Nowhere in the island nation of New Zealand is far from the sea or other waterways. View the landscape from the deck of a steamship, indulge in ...

 

Adventure activities

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Are you looking for an adrenaline rush? Then you’re in the right place! New Zealand, home of commercial bungy jumping, is a thrill-seeker’s ...

 

Active New Zealand

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New Zealand is naturally endowed with a breathtaking panorama of lakes, forest, coastline and snow-capped mountains that adds an unforgettable ...

 

Sustainable New Zealand

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In New Zealand, the environment has always been at the forefront of a thrilling visitor experience. After all, many choose New Zealand precisely ...

 

Remarkable landscapes

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In the archipelago of New Zealand, soaring mountains, otherworldly volcanic landscapes or aquamarine alpine lakes fed by blue-white glaciers can ...

 

New Zealand wildlife

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Ancient reptiles, unique bird species, abundant marine life and a commitment to conservation make New Zealand an amazing destination for ...

 

National parks

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More than one-third of New Zealand’s landscape is protected in reserves, regional and national parks. New Zealand's 14 national parks feature ...

 

Great outdoors

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Take a deep breath of clean New Zealand air and get ready to experience the ultimate outdoor adventures in an unforgettable landscape that’s out ...

 

Natural New Zealand

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Discover New Zealand, a world where nature flouts all sense of restraint, a place of extraordinary diversity inhabited by unique wildlife, an ...

 

Past & present

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Blending Māori, European, Pacific and Asian cultures, New Zealand’s rich multicultural identity and diverse artistic tradition, from Kiwiana ...

 

Māori culture

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Nau mai, haere mai! Welcome to Aotearoa, Land of the Long White Cloud, home of the Maori people and wellspring of rich cultural experiences ...

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