New Zealand is a land of awesome beauty - invigorating, exhilarating and 100% pure. It's a holiday destination like no other on earth. From the sub-tropical North Island to the alpine splendour of the South Island, this spectacular and diverse country offers rugged mountains, glaciers, ancient volcanoes, pristine beaches and lush rainforests.
New Zealand has something to offer everyone including beautiful and spectacular natural wonders, breathtaking scenery, vibrant and exciting cities, superb food and wine, cultural experiences and friendly people. Small travel distances around the country mean you see a lot during your New Zealand travel.
You will find an unlimited selection of quality tourist attractions, activities and adventure for a fun filled New Zealand travel. Experience the adrenalin rush from bungy jumping in New Zealand or relax and enjoy the relaxing sights while tramping in one of New Zealand's National Parks. New Zealand attractions have everything to suit anyone of any age.
Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island, with a population of around 300 000. It is also, arguably, the most attractive city in New Zealand, with extensive inner city public and a wide range of private gardens and public parks, the shallow Avon river flowing through the city centre, and a pedestrian oriented downtown centred on Cathedral Square.
Christchurch has the only international airport of the South Island and is a transit point for another tourist towns like Queenstown close to the Alps with a number of good ski fields and the most beautiful mountain scenery in the southern hemisphere. From Christchurch they have daily departures with the famous Trans Alpine Train with its spectacular scenery. Christchurch is a very good place to start your New Zealand travel.
Queenstown - the adventure and action capital of the South Island is situated on the shores of Lake Wakatipu surrounded by remarkable sights with its stunning scenery. Queenstown has a lot to offer for adventure travellers. Explore its icy rapids in jetboats, bungy jumping off the Skippers Canyon bridge, white water rafting and you will never forget your New Zealand travel! Only a few hours drive from Queenstown you'll find Fiordland National Park with its wilderness of mountains, ice and forests and the world famous Mitre Peak and Milford Sound. Daily departures, by cruise, ship or by air, are available from the Milford Sound to explore the fiords with its towering mountains and waterfalls.