Activities

Activities

Heron Campers, Tongariro Crossing, New Zealand
New Zealand offers so many activities it can become mind boggling creating your perfect itinerary!  Landscapes are on the top of the ‘must do’ list while walking trails are located throughout the Country.

If you are an adrenaline seeker you won’t be short of a thrill with Bungy Jumping, Skydiving, Jetboating and Zip Lining to choose from.

If you are looking to explore New Zealand’s history, relax and absorb our people and stories, visit the Hotpools, Art Galleries and Cultural Attractions.

Watched the Lord of the Rings?  Are you a Middle Earth Fan?  You can visit the Hobbiton Movie Set or Weta Workshops or check out so many LOTR film locations throughout New Zealand.

If you are after a taste of what is on offer, visit New Zealand’s award winning wineries, buy and taste locally grown produce from the farmers markets or immerse yourself at a wine & food festival.

Food and Wine

So much to taste, so much to drink.  Indulge your way around New Zealand discovering homegrown food and wine that’s original, world class and waiting for you. With major food and wine events, top wine regions and experiences, unique areas of superb New Zealand cuisine you won’t be disappointed. View more.

Walking and Tramping

Whether you would like to do a short walk or a multi-day tramp, there are a great range of tracks suitable for everyone to enjoy New Zealand’s untouched environment.

There are 9 Great Walks which are premier tracks that pass through diverse and spectacular scenery.  From native forests, lakes and rivers to rugged mountain peaks, deep gorges and vast valleys…there’s a Great Walk for everyone.

These walks are managed by the Department of Conservation.  Walks include:  Lake Waikaremoana, Tongariro Northern Circuit, The Whanganui Journey, Abel Tasman Coast Track, Heaphy Track, Routeburn Track, Kepler Track, Milford Track, Rakiura Track.  For more information about these walks go to:  Department of Conservation Website.

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