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Relax and explore the many pools of Hanmer Springs

Your kids will love an adventure holiday to Hanmer Springs.

For a whole day’s worth of aquatic adventuring, make sure to stop by Hanmer Springs on your South Island self-driven adventure. … more

Play golf on one of New Zealand’s most beautiful courses

The fantastic Huka Falls are just nearby, too.

To play golf surrounded by flourishing, beautiful native wildlife, drive just a few hours south of Auckland to Taupo and visit the Wairaki International Golf Course. … more

Where to see the kiwi in the North Island

Make sure your nature tour of the North Island includes spotting some kiwi.

When you are driving yourself around the North Island of New Zealand, make sure you leave room for a nature tour of the country’s native bird – the kiwi. … more

For fast-paced fun in Rotorua, drive to Skyline

Make sure to top your Rotorua adventure holiday off with an exciting day at Skyline Rotorua. What will you do while you are up there? Read on. … more

Driving Creek Railway offers a charmingly unique nature tour

Native kauri forests are home to plenty of colourful flora. Try snap a few photos on your next nature tour!

If you’d like a unique nature holiday, travel to the Driving Creek Railway and witness the charming red and green train for yourself. … more

Hike, relax or watch rare dolphins at Jackson Bay

Make sure fishing is a part of your Jackson Bay nature adventure.

As you drive around the West Coast looking for a new hiking adventure, or somewhere to relax, make sure to stop in at Jackson Bay. … more

For a slice of Hobbit heaven, visit the Hobbiton Movie Set

Always wanted to visit the Shire? Take an adventure holiday through Matamata and you can.

Are you a Tolkien enthusiast looking for a unique adventure tour in New Zealand? Well what better place to start than where Frodo and his friends started themselves – the Hobbiton Movie Set, Matamata. … more

Experience Maori history near Timaru

Take a historical tour of Timaru to see a Maori cultural hotspot.

To visit the country’s leading centre in Maori rock art, including the biggest collection of actual rock art sites, you need only drive to Timaru on your New Zealand historical tour. … more

Experience a geothermal wonderland near Taupo

You'll see plenty of steam on an Orakei Korako adventure tour.

Make Taupo your next New Zealand adventure holiday destination and experience one of the greatest geothermal natural wonders left in the country – Orakei Korako. … more

Experience the enticing thrills of Franz Josef Glacier

A Franz Josef hiking holiday isn't complete without a heli flight.

There’s a tour available for anyone at the stunning Franz Joseph Glacier. When you’re booking an adventure tour of the West Coast, make sure to leave some room for this fantastic World Heritage marvel. … more