The natural beauty of this land will make one wonder – “ Is it mythical?” Not when the craggy peaks, the fjord and the shimmering lakes all blend seamlessly to create one dramatic landscape(providing the perfect backdrop for the Hollywood blockbuster- Lord of the Rings)! The glaciers may spell stillness till they rumble to form mighty rivers and waterfalls. What could get more spectacular than that? Along the riverside, swathes of rainforests speak of lushness. The wildlife that abound in the world-famous National parks are something to reckon with. New Zealand is the only home to the flightless Kiwi bird. More of rarity awaits in the mountains- with the world’s largest geothermal spas, volcanoes, hot springs and mud ponds. Rugged nature and wilderness of this country culminate to one big springboard of adventure – bungee jumping, sky-diving, water-rafting and more…
Does this wake up the travel-bug in you to explore New Zealand? Here are some of the best New Zealand tour packages from Singapore. Discover what lies hidden and well-preserved in the Fiordland National park- jagged mountain peaks, famous fjords – Milford, Dusky
and Doubtful Sounds. Adding to the list of world-heritage sites is the Tongariro National Park famous for its volcanoes, lakes, alpine meadows and hot springs. There is more to soak in as you move towards Rotorua, North Island famous for its geothermal wonders- spas, geysers and more! From the molten earth to frigid zones, there are the Franz Josef and Fox glaciers of Southern Alps, part of the Tai Poutini National Park. What peaks with natural wonder in the Southern Alps are the Aoraki/Mount Cook, which are the tallest mountains in the country.
If the rugged landscapes of New Zealand are spellbinding, the silken-smooth coastlines would be as picturesque and awestriking!
The Bay of Islands in North Island with more than 144 islands is a beehive of activity. Watch the aquatic life come to fore with dolphins, whales, penguins, marlin, from these pristine waters.
There is the Tasman Bay sporting the famous Abel Tasman Coast Track; and Napier, Hawkes Bay, popular for its Art Deco architecture, is also a foodie’s paradise. While you take in the Maori culture at this place, you can also indulge in some of the famous local delicacies of New Zealand – Kina, Kiwi burger, Crayfish to name a few. Fueled to kick-start on the many adventurous things to do in New Zealand? Give yourself an adrenaline rush in the adventure capital – Queensland or the populous Auckland, which combines as an adventure base and a cultural hotspot. Experience the cultural extravaganza of New Zealand in many of its festivals such as St Jerome’s Laneway Festival, Camp a Low Hum, Rhythm and Vines and Homegrown to name a few.
There is more to the land, people and culture as you set out to discover the country in these customized New Zealand tour packages from Singapore.