6 NIGHTS: Auckland (2N) → Rotorua (2N) → Christchurch (2N)
6 NIGHTS: Auckland (2N) → Rotorua (2N) → Christchurch (2N)
11 NIGHTS: Rotorua (2N) → Tauranga (2N) → Taupo (2N) → Whangarei (2N) → Auckland (3N)
5 NIGHTS: Auckland (2N) → Queenstown (3N)
8 NIGHTS: Dunedin (2N) → Te Anau (2N) → Auckland (1N) → Waiheke Islands (2N) → Rotorua (1N)
14 NIGHTS: Hahei (2N) → Coromandel (2N) → Waiheke Islands (2N) → Auckland (1N) → Christchurch (3N) → Nadi (4N)
11 NIGHTS: Auckland (2N) → Queenstown (2N) → Sydney (3N) → Melbourne (4N)
11 NIGHTS: Auckland (2N) → Rotorua (2N) → Coromandel (1N) → Queenstown (3N) → Franz Josef (2N) → Christchurch (1N)
New Zealand beaches: the perfect summer destinations
Nature in New Zealand is everywhere and is one of New Zealand’s many hidden treasures. One of its many attractive manifestations is the large network of beaches in New Zealand. The ideal New Zealand summer destinations, beaches are your calm space where you can chill and still be able to witness the beauty of the kiwi island. With our New Zealand beach packages and your sunscreen, dive into the waters of this picturesque island country.
New Zealand beaches to explore
While beaches exist everywhere in this whole wide world, some beaches in New Zealand offer an experience you cannot get elsewhere. Along with the activities you can do here, the New Zealand beaches definitely rank higher on both the beach lovers’ and adventure junkies’ list of places to explore. Here is our list of beaches you should definitely explore in the New Zealand summer.
Hot Water Beach
Along the east coast of the Coromandel Peninsula, lies the Hot Water Beach. This is because of the underground hot water springs that come up in the sands of the beach in between low and high tidal waves. It is a geothermal attraction, with large amounts of local and tourist visitors.
Cathedral Cove Marine Reserve
Again along the Coromandel Coast, the Cathedral Cove Marine Reserve is known for its brilliant natural sand and rock structures. It takes a good hike to get there, but the atmosphere and picturesque view are worth it. You can also swim and have a picnic to bask in the New Zealand sun, under the protection of the shady pohutukawa trees.
Ninety Mile Beach
The Ninety Nine Mile Beach is only, in fact, around 88 miles long, but that does not stop the crowds of tourists flocking here. Officially a highway, you can partake in off-road driving or scale up the massive sand dunes north of the beach. Or you can simply take in the awe-inspiring sunsets with our New Zealand beach packages.
Bay of Islands
With more than 140 chain islands to explore, the Bay of Islands is an ideal New Zealand summer spot. You can dive or sail around some of the islands, or simply relax on the many beaches with our New Zealand beach packages. For those interested in history, Waitangi Treaty Grounds is the place to go. This historic site for the first one to be a protected site according to the treaty signed by the British and the Maori people. There are also other spots in the Bay of Islands where you can learn about Maori culture and history.
Surrounded by water on three sides, Auckland beaches are of different types. The secluded white sand Anchor Bay in the Tawharanui National Park, serene waters of the Cheltenham Beach, breathtaking caves at the Bethells Beach, golden sand of the Mission Bay, and the half-moon shaped Point Chevalier Beach are just some of the countless spots for beach enthusiasts. Many of them are great surfing beaches, while the Cheltenham Beach is known for kayaking. Your customized package trip to Auckland should include the unique black sand beaches present here. You can also head to the huge Orewa Beach for kite-surfing, jogging, and wave surfing, if the Auckland beaches are not for you.
This port town is best known for its arts and culture scene and also hosts some great adventure activities on its local beaches. If you are planning an adventure trip to New Zealand, you won’t be disappointed! Paddle through the Tahunanui Bridge for brilliant views combine with some vacation exercise. Visit the Coral Bay Adventure Park to partake in some land and some sea adventures against the backdrop of sandy beaches.
A mountain formed by the upwelling of lava, Mount Maunganui is a major hub in Tauranga. Its clear beaches are famous surfing spots. Moreover, its harbours are commercial centers where you can shop, and eat merry, basking in the New Zealand summer. You can gaze down at the relaxing waters from the historical Tauranga Harbor Bridge.
Tons of local and tourist crowds frequent this magnificent black sand beach New Zealand has in the seaside village of Piha. It’s rugged scenery is the perfect backdrop to try your hand at surfing. If you are a history buff, Piha Beach’s volcanic monolith Lion Rock with Maori carvings and war memorial writings is an iconic New Zealand landmark.
New Zealand Beach Packages with Pickyourtrail
As Certified New Zealand specialists, we provide the best New Zealand tour packages. It is very easy to book your trips with us, as you can plan, research, and book a trip in under ten minutes on our website. This is because we offer the best curated packages, with itineraries planned by our travel experts keeping in mind your interests and budget. You can also completely customize your itinerary.
Whether you are interested in spending the New Zealand summer on the scenic Auckland beaches or the beautiful black sand beaches New Zealand has to offer, we have the best New Zealand beach packages for you. Book your trip with us today.
Beach packages for a spectacular New Zealand Summer
|Best Deals For New Zealand Beach Packages||No of days/nights||Price*|
|Fascinating sights in New Zealand for 6 Nights||7 days/6 nights||Rs. 1,08,385|
|The perfect 11 night New Zealand getaway at affordable rates||12 days/11 nights||Rs. 1,18,158|
|The perfect beach itinerary for 5 nights in Queenstown||6 days/5 nights||Rs. 1,57,182|
|A 9 night trip to classic New Zealand||7 days/6 nights||Rs. 1,75,480|