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Milford Sound ©
Water Body
Milford Sound Te Anau
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
Doubtful Sound ©
Water Body
Doubtful Sound Te Anau
4.7
Duration: 8 hours
Skyline Queenstown ©
Entertainment Center
Skyline Queenstown Queenstown
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
SkyTower ©
Observation Deck
SkyTower Auckland
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
The list of things to do in New Zealand includes a range of activities, ensuring you'll never be bored in a land of windswept coastlines and soaring mountains. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoying hiking the alpine crossings of Tongariro National Park, charging the dusty trails of Whakarewarewa Forest on mountain bikes, or kayaking the calm waters of Dart River towards Mount Aspiring National Park. While famous for its outdoors, Auckland is also a home of many fashionable and modern attractions, including alternative cafes in Ponsonby and upscale bars and restaurants at Princes Wharf.

Nature in New Zealand

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Huka Falls Walkway
Waterfall
Huka Falls Walkway Taupo
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland ©
Hot Spring
Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland Rotorua
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Waitomo Glowworm Caves ©
Cave
Waitomo Glowworm Caves Waitomo Caves
4.1
Duration: 30 minutes
Te Puia ©
Hot Spring
Te Puia Rotorua
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min

Trails in New Zealand

Tongariro Alpine Crossing ©
Hiking Trail
Tongariro Alpine Crossing Tongariro National Park
4.8
Duration: 8 hours
Hollyford Track ©
Hiking Trail
Hollyford Track Fiordland National Park
5.0
Duration: 8 hours
Fox Glacier South Side Walk ©
World heritage site
Fox Glacier South Side Walk Fox Glacier
3.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Horsemtrails ©
Hiking Trail
Horsemtrails Tongariro National Park
5.0
Duration: 8 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in New Zealand

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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Specialty Museum
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Wellington
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
Christchurch Botanic Gardens ©
Garden
Christchurch Botanic Gardens Christchurch
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Auckland Museum ©
Military Museum
Auckland Museum Auckland
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Gillespies Beach
Beach
Gillespies Beach Fox Glacier
3.9
Duration: 3 hours

Hidden gems in New Zealand

Routeburn Track ©
Hiking Trail
Routeburn Track South Island
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
Kepler Track ©
Hiking Trail
Kepler Track Te Anau
4.8
Duration: 8 hours
Lake Te Anau ©
Water Body
Lake Te Anau Te Anau
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Wildlife in New Zealand

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Spellbound Glowworm & Cave Tours
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Spellbound Glowworm & Cave Tours Waitomo Caves
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
Phantom Sailing ©
Scuba / Snorkeling
Phantom Sailing Russell
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching Paihia
4.2
Duration: 8 hours
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Swim with Dolphins
Swim with Dolphins Paihia
4.3
Duration: 4 hours
The Ivy Box ©
Art Gallery
The Ivy Box Queenstown
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
Heliview Flights ©
Helicopter Tour
Heliview Flights Cromwell
4.9
Duration: 3 hours
Happy Ewe Cycle Tours ©
Bike Tour
Happy Ewe Cycle Tours Rotorua
5.0
Duration: 3 hours
The Cardrona ©
ATV / Off-Road Tour
The Cardrona Wanaka
5.0
Duration: 3 hours

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