Characterized by glacial fjords, jagged mountains, rolling hills, and ancient rock formations, New Zealand is best known for its diverse landscape. The country's incredible beauty has made it one of the most popular destinations for travelers. While the natural beauty of New Zealand is unparalleled, the country is also popularly known for the adrenaline-pumping adventure activities one can do there. This is the reason our New Zealand itinerary comes
with options to experience verdant green landscapes and to try out several adventure activities. From bungee jumping in New Zealand and skydiving to caving and skiing, New Zealand is where adventure meets nature. New Zealand tour package is sure to give city slickers the best vacation.
The country geographically comprises two land masses: North Island and South Island.
Places to visit on the North Island with our New Zealand packages
Renowned for its national parks, volcanic activities, activities, glowing worms caves and many more such remarkable spots, a New Zealand tour package to the North Island of New Zealand is a dream come true for every traveler. Here are some of the best places to visit in New Zealand.
Sail, cruise or kayak through the sparkling waters of the Hauraki Gulf with the New Zealand packages offered by Pickyourtrail and explore the many fun activities in Auckland city.
Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Hike the Tongariro Alpine Crossing in the Tongariro National Park and discover the Emerald lakes and steamy fumaroles. You will come across three active volcanoes on your hike, one of which will remind you of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. End this leg of your New Zealand trip at the bright Red Crater in the Tongariro complex of volcanoes and relish this extraordinary experience.
Your New Zealand trip should include a tour of the amazing maze of limestone caves, such as the Waitomo glowworm caves. Lined with galaxies of glowworms, stalagmites, and stalactites, a thrilling boat tour of these caves will transport you to a fairytale land altogether.
Cathedral Cove, Coromandel
Activities in Coromandel coast will allow you to explore the golden sand and witness majestic limestone formations in the structure of a glorious arch. This place is a must visit on many New Zealand tours, as a scenic cruise around this marine reserve is an experience that cannot be put in words.
Hobbiton Movie Set
The Hobbiton movie set is a major attraction that pulls Hollywood lovers from across the world. Discover the movie sets of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies here on your New Zealand trip, and recollect the major scenes from the movies shot in the lush green countryside of Waikato.
With our New Zealand tour package, take the plunge and experience the most dramatic freefall at this skydiving dropzone at Taupo. Also, indulge in other adrenaline-pumping activities in New Zealand like Bungee jumping, parasailing, whitewater rafting, and jet boating as part of our New Zealand vacation packages from India.
Healing waters of Rotorua
For good health, relaxation, wellness, and beauty, visit Rotorua on your New Zealand trip. Relax in its natural hot pools and the world’s best spa facilities. Discover thermal pools hidden amongst the forest at Kerosene Creek or bathe in healing mud at the Hell’s gate with our New Zealand tour package.
Cape Reinga Wairua
Drive through the Northland’s magical twin coast highway that traces an endless procession of beautiful beaches and harbors, and reach the remote Cape Reinga. Watch and witness the beauty of two oceans collide as part of your New Zealand itinerary. Here, the Tasman Sea meets the Pacific Ocean in a swirl of currents, forming the place of leaping from where Maori spirits begin their final journey.
Discover the incredible landscape of the North Island with our New Zealand vacation packages from India.
Places to visit on the South Island with our New Zealand Packages
Known for its lakes, mountains and glaciers, the South Island of New Zealand is an ideal place for hikers, skiers, and sea lovers. Here are some of the places to visit in South Island New Zealand as part of your New Zealand tour package.
Mount Cook National Park
Mount Cook, the tallest mountain in New Zealand, is surrounded by a national park that offers incredible hikes with breathtaking views. The view you get here cannot be found anywhere else in the world. Camp at Mount Cook village within the national park to experience the different types of hikes on your ideal New Zealand tour package by Pickyourtrail.
Thunder Creek Falls
Located along the Haast Pass, between the towns of Haast and Makarora, Thunder Creek Falls, at 45ms, is an an absolute sight to the eyes. Stop by at this place on your road trip and have a good lunch, with a picturesque background, during your New Zealand trip.
It is the biggest attraction in South Island and often referred to as the eighth wonder of the world. Take a Milford Sound boat cruise and savor the beauty of the place from water. Also, walk the Milford track if you are traveling in summer. You can go on one of the 9 best walks of New Zealand with our New Zealand tours. You can also take a helicopter ride on a clear day, and enjoy magnificent views riding over Milford. If you want to get close to the waterfalls, a kayak tour will help you get there and if you are lucky, some dolphins and seals may even come close and greet you with a hello, adding great memories to yourNew Zealand trip.
Abel Tasman National Park, Nelson
This park is a perfect place for sailing and kayaking and a good place to see the seals and dolphins play in the coastal waters. Explore your nature self with our New Zealand tour package here.
Franz Josef and Fox Glacier
An hour hike up through fairly flat and easy pathway with the view of small streams and waterfalls on the way, Franz Josef Glacier walk is a must-do on your New Zealand trip. Another 30 minutes walk from the Franz Josef Glacier is the Fox Glacier, the walk is a bit difficult with a steep incline, but the views are scenic and worth all the effort.
From Bungee jumping, jet boating, whitewater rafting to river surfing and skydiving, there is something for everyone that can be found in Queenstown. Take these adrenaline-thumping rides and make the most of your New Zealand tours.
Central Otago Wineries & Vineyards
Take a wine tour at this region which has a multitude of wineries and many famous for their Pinot Noir, and meet the wine-makers, tour through the vines and savor the best of the region on our New Zealand tour package.
Best time to visit New Zealand
The best time to take New Zealand vacation packages from India would be between November and February when the weather's great and it is not the peak season yet. March to April is spring in New Zealand, the best season to visit the country. Just carry your rain-gear for the occasional rain. There is a lesser crowd during this time and the queues are shorter.
December to February is when New Zealand is buzzing with tourists and plenty of outdoor activities, festivals are going on. But remember, the prices are also on the higher end during this time of the year. Choose your New Zealand tour package wisely. Winter in New Zealand is from June to August and is not a recommended period for New Zealand tours because of the cold weather.
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FAQs New Zealand
How much does a trip to New Zealand cost?
A round trip costs around - NZ$1500
How many days do you need to visit New Zealand?
The short answer is 14 days as a minimum time frame for visiting both the North Island and South Island of New Zealand. That's roughly one week's travel time for both islands and is just long enough for any visitor to experience the best of the country.
Which is the best time to plan a trip to New Zealand?
New Zealand has almost all the seasons:
Summer - December, January, February
Autumn - March, April, May
Winter - June, July, August
Spring - September, October, November
The peak time is during the February to April, and the absolute low season is May to early June.
So, the most of people travel during peak time. If you look to save on the trip, you can travel off-season, for lower prices, and lesser crowds.
Things I should know before I travel to New Zealand?
These are some things you should know about New Zealand that might help you plan your trip:
Be prepared for a strict customs check
You drive on the left-hand side of the road in New Zealand
Gas is expensive
Prices there are always rounded
Tap water is safe to drink in New Zealand
The coffee is great
National Parks are free
Hitchhiking is legal
New Zealand is the birthplace of bungee jumping
How to save money when on a trip to New Zealand?
Following are ways of saving money in New Zealand:
Travel during the off season
Take a Bus
Consider Rental Relocations
Rent a Camper Van
Stay in Hostels
Drink tap, not bottled water
Buy food from grocery stores
What do I pack for New Zealand?
This is an all seasons packing list for New Zealand
What are some of the best places to visit in New Zealand?
These are ranked some of the best places to visit in New Zealand
What is New Zealand's most popular food?
These are some of the most popular edibles in New Zealand
Hokey Pokey Ice-cream
White bait fritters
L & P
Fish and Chips
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