How to SAVE money in New Zealand
New Zealand is a beautiful place with so much to see and do. Planning your dream vacation can sometimes get spendy so we made a list of ways you can save money while vacationing in New Zealand. Read on for these tips and get ready for the trip of a lifetime.
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Cook ( a lot)
Yes the food in New Zealand is mind blowing. There are nice cafés, some hip eateries, and really delicious meals. A great way to save money is to buy groceries. , New Zealand’s groceries are not that expensive. Buy some food and cook in your room if there is a kitchen or ask the hotel if there is a kitchen you can use. Ask your travel team agent for information about hotel amenities by calling 1-800-788-0829
Choose your tours wisely
Tours can cost a lot of money in New Zealand. Going on just a few that you hadn’t planned for can go over your budget. Pick the ones you really want to do and save the rest for another trip. Ask your travel team agent for recommendations by calling 1-800-788-0829
Hit happy hour
Hit the bars that have cheap happy hours offering $5 NZD drinks — take advantage of them.
Take a free walking tour
There are a few free walking tours in New Zealand, like the Auckland Free Walking Tour or tours that offer visitors (and locals) insight into each city.
Remember that nature is free
New Zealand, home to the Great Walks of the World, has tons of free outdoor activities. While the adventure sports, wine tours, glacier treks, and boat cruises can tax your budget, all the trails and walks are free. You can easily fill your day with free hikes, excursions to the lakes, or days on the beach!
And keep in mind the majority of museums in the country are also free!
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