New Zealand is a magical place full of natural wonders – for many people it is the holiday of a lifetime! When you go to New Zealand you want to pack in as much as possible and really enjoy your trip – with so much there to see and do, it is worth looking into New Zealand self drive holidays that will enable you to have control over where you go and what order you do things in.
If you are planning your trip to New Zealand and want some places to add to the itinerary for your trip, here are a few suggestions for you…
The Bay of Islands – This is the perfect place for water lovers – between the Purerua Peninsula and Cape Brett are over 100 islands. It is here that you can enjoy some serious water sports and even swim with dolphins! If you prefer a slower pace of life, take some time out fishing or relax on one of many gorgeous beaches!
Hawkes Bay – This amazingly picturesque spot is home to Te Mata peak – the perfect place to watch the sunrise. It is also a haven for wine lovers as this is a famous wine producing area. There are also forest trails to see and even a farmer’s market for a leisurely browse.
Milford Sound – Enjoy a boat trip on Milford Sound – for real tranquillity you would struggle to find a better place. It was formed in the ice age and is also home to an observatory where you can see underwater.« Back