7 Astonishingly Beautiful Sights in New Zealand
A trip to New Zealand will leave you in awe at the beautiful scenery. From stunning landscapes, beautiful mountains, gorgeous beaches and more, New Zealand is a land full of astonishing sights. Here are some of the most beautiful sights you can see in New Zealand…
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Mount Cook National Park
Mount Cook has something for everyone, from hikers to nature lovers. There are glaciers, rocky terrain and it is home to Aroaki (Mt. Cook), which is New Zealand’s tallest mountain.
A visit to Lake Tekapo will inspire you as you see the beautiful, bright blue waters. Nighttime is a time where stargazing is at it’s best.
photo courtesy of Goway travel
Located at the top of the North Island of New Zealand, the Maori legend speaks that this is where spirits depart from Earth to the spirit world. Walk along the coast to see spectacular views of greenery and stunning coastline.
You can’t visit New Zealand without viewing Milford Sound. It’s picturesque scenery and secluded fjord is what brings thousands of visitors every year to cruise the waters and take in the scenery. If you need more adventure, take a hike along Milford track which is a popular hiking route.
Cathedral Cove, Coromandel Peninsula photo courtesy of Goway travel
A summer holiday favorite for New Zealanders is Coromandel Peninsula. Here you will find a collection of coastal towns, campsites, surfing, fishing and more. Don’t miss
Photo Credit: David Wall
Wanaka is a small town with friendly people and fantastic lake scenery. It is the perfect stop for skiers as it is on the way to some of the best resorts on the South Island. During the summer there are tons of water-based activities as well.
Tongariro National Park
Photo Credit: Camilla Rutherford
On the North Island visit Tongariro National Park. This UNESCO World Heritage destination has unbelievable volcanic sights and is home to 3 active volcanoes. You can also check out the boiling mud pools in the active Red Crater.
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