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BACK COUNTRY SADDLE EXPEDITIONS - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka

Come trek for a couple of hours with our highly experienced staff. We have been in the business of back-country trekking for over 25 years yet we still enthuse in the stunning scenery in which we are privileged to live. Come enjoy a fantastic experience...(more)

VIGILANT YACHT CHARTERS - Bay of Islands

Location: Paihia

Vigilant Yacht Charters depart form Russell allowing you to enjoy cruising and exploring the beautiful Bay of Islands on a day or overnight charter. With countless beaches and coves at which to stop off, you may decide to spend your afternoon strolling along the sandy, white shoreline, relaxing on the beach or, taking your pick of the water activities offered...(more)

AIR SAFARIS AND SERVICES - Lake Tekapo

Location: Mt Cook and MacKenzie Country

Enjoy a stunning and unforgettable Grand Traverse scenic flight of the Mount Cook and Westland World Heritage Parks. Experience the alpine wonderland of New Zealand's highest mountains and largest glaciers on this amazing flightseeing experience. Departing hourly from Lake Tekapo, Glentanner Park and Franz Josef on modern, well equipped aircraft. Every seat is a window seat...(more)

STEWART ISLAND EXPERIENCE - Village and Bays Tours

Location: Southland

Come on our Village and Bays Tours on Stewart Island, explore Oban and surrounding bays in our modern mini-buses. Gain an entertaining insight into the community, its history and environment. We also operate Stewart Island Ferry services, Paterson Inlet Cruises and car and mountain bike rentals..(more)

HINTERLAND ADVENTURES & PAINTBALL - Hamilton

Location: Waikato - Hamilton

Bring your team along for some outdoor adventures! Have a go at paintballing, clay bird shooting, archery or fun team days. These awesome activities will get your group fired up and they're all available with Hinterland Adventures. Bookings are essential. Call 0800 22 66 54 for more information...(more)

ENCHANTED FOREST MINI GOLF - Auckland

Location: Auckland - Onehunga

Enchanted Forest Mini Golf is excellent fun for all the family! If you're looking for a fun activity, great value, that everyone will be able to enjoy - then the Enchanted Forest Mini Golf is for you! We are open 7 days a week – more time for more fun! Ideal for a great family day out...(more)

CATHEDRAL COVE SCENIC TOURS - Whitianga

Location: Coromandel - Whitianga

Coromandel scenic boat tours operating from Whitianga. See the towering Shakespeare's cliffs and venture into Cooks blowhole, see Cooks Beach and visit Cathedral Cove. Visit and swim within the Marine Reserve. Explore the spectacular volcanic coastline, amazing sea caves including the impressive Orua cave. Five star Trip advisor rating and 2013, 14 and 15 excellence awards...(more)

ADVENTURE TRAILRIDES - Christchurch

Location: South Island

Enjoy the adventure of offroad motorcycle and quadbike fun, riding the best high country trails NZ has to offer. Trails suitable for novice to experienced riders. Coaching can be arranged for beginners. We provide transport from Christchurch, all riding gear, experienced guide, snacks, drinks, latest model trail and quad bikes from 100cc to 450cc. Half-day/day tours departing all year round...(more)

ADRENALIN FOREST - Bay of Plenty

Location: Rotorua

A test against gravity, balance and agility. An adventure and playing field in the heart of the forest. A fun and exciting entertainment option for the whole family or as part of a group. Each park has several levels of difficulty allowing for a different experience of pleasures, emotions and challenges...(more)

ABEL TASMAN SAILING ADVENTURES - Nelson

Location: Nelson - Mapua and Ruby Bay

Abel Tasman Sailing Adventures offer day sailing tours aboard fast comfortable catamarans. The most peaceful and relaxing way to see the Abel Tasman—New Zealand's best sailing location. With half-day, full-day, and multi-day tour options, we'll make the most of your time. Private charters for specialised tours available for groups up to 40 people...(more)

ADVENTURE OUTDOORS - Tongariro

Location: Taupo - Turangi

Adventure Outdoors in Tongariro invite you to join them on their Tongariro Alpine Crossing guided tours. Hike by torch-light under the moon & stars to the highest point of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing to watch the sunrise. Inflatable raft and kayaking tours - half-day heaps of fun! Whakapapa & Whanganui River. School camps - group activities & camp safety management...(more)

ZIG ZAG CHARTERS - Mangonui, Northland

Location: Russell

Based at Mangonui in stunning Doubtless Bay on the east coast of Northland, New Zealand. Zig Zag Charters offer full day and overnight boat charters as well as day and half-day trips for individual passengers. Our yacht, Zig Zag, is a very stable 58-foot catamaran with two full-bathrooms and two double-berth cabins. Licensed for up to 30 passengers...(more)

AUCKLAND SEA SHUTTLES - Auckland

Location: Auckland

Auckland Sea Shuttles will take you where you want, when you want. You can book a time that suits you! We're a professional chartered water-taxi service in the Hauraki Gulf, making Auckland and its neighbouring islands accessible for you to enjoy. We'll take you on family days out, fishing and diving trips, or around the harbour at night...(more)

WILD COAST RUAPUKE - Ruapuke, Waikato

Location: Waikato - Raglan

Journey 30 minutes south of Raglan's famous surf breaks to discover WildCoast Ruapuke, nestled in the foothills of Mount Karioi. Our secluded cabins offer spectacular views of the rugged coastline, rolling farm hills, and beautiful native bush. Remote and tranquil setting. Experience the majestic surroundings of Ruapuke on one of our horse adventures...(more)

KEPLER OAKS BOUTIQUE, TREK, PONY & FARMLET TOURS - Te Anau

Location: Fiordland

Our farmlet near Kepler Track is home to ponies, sheep, chickens, dogs, cats, rabbits and goats. Tours include pony grooming and rides followed by short quiz, prizes and refreshments. Boutique scenic horse treks give riders the opportunity to ride alongside Fiordland National Park, Lake Te Anau and Waiau River (the River Anduin in the Lord of the Rings trilogy)...(more)

WINDERMERE ALPACA & LLAMAS - Milton

Location: Dunedin

Windermere is a working alpaca and llama farm, located in a beautiful scenic valley 55 minutes south of Dunedin. Our guided farm tours allow you to meet, photograph and learn about our friendly llamas and curious alpacas in a relaxed, picturesque environment. Our farm shop has alpaca yarn, products & garments for sale...(more)

WAKA ABEL TASMAN - Kaiteriteri

Location: Marahau Beach

Group Journeys, Haerenga ā-rōpū.
Let us create a unique experience for your school, business, iwi, tour or team-building group. Paddle as a group along the coast, try your hand at racing, or ask us to design a customised adventure, especially for your crew. Watch fresh air, exercise and co-operation work their wonders. Each double-hulled waka seats a maximum of 11 people...(more)

MITAI MAORI VILLAGE - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

A sacred place – a spiritual place. An evening at Mitai Maori Village will give you an authentic introduction to Maori culture. Enjoy a traditional hangi meal. See warriors in traditional dress paddling a waka (ancient war canoe). Home of the sacred Rainbow Spring and glow worms. Five minutes from the centre of Rotorua. Nau Mai Haere Mai...(more)

TONGARIRO RIVER RAFTING - Turangi

Location: Taupo

The magic waters of The Tongariro River, one of New Zealand's most famous rivers, provides fun-filled roller coaster rides with exhilarating rapids, crystal clear pools and breathtaking gorges. Tongariro River Rafting knows these waters like no other operator - Garth Oakden the company owner has been rafting the Tongariro since 1988. Biking, paintball and fishing multi-activity combos are also available...(more)

BEN LOMOND STATION HORSE TREKKING COMPANY - Queenstown

Location: Otago - Central Otago

15 minutes from Queenstown, making us the nearest Horse Trek to town. We're also the cheapest - from NZ$99 for 1 and a half hours. Soak up the wildlife, alpine flora and rugged river gorges with dramatic landscapes. Our treks are family-friendly, suitable for children as young as four years old. See spectacular corners of New Zealand on horseback...(more)

STONE HILL HORSE TREK - Pukeatua

Location: Waikato - Te Awamutu

Josh Shaw · August 23, 2017 · "I have been on horse treks all around the world and can honestly say this is one of the most beautiful rides I have been on! Stone hill has unique landscapes"..(more)

FIORDLAND OUTDOORS CO. - Te Anau, Fiordland

Location: Fiordland - Doubtful Sound

Fiordland Outdoors Company offers you authentic tailor-made adventures in Fiordland National Park...(more)

CHIPMUNKS PLAYLAND AND CAFE - Papanui, Christchurch

Location: Papanui

The aim of Chipmunks' Playland and cafe is to make sure the kids have fun in our superior playlands and playgrounds, which offer the latest, safest and best play equipment available in New Zealand. For all the parents out there - relax over a coffee in Charlie's Cafe while the kids have fun at our Cranford St venue...(more)

AIR FORCE MUSEUM OF NEW ZEALAND - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch South

Experience one of the world's best military aviation collections at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand; from aircraft, engines and assorted parts to medals and personal war stories. Come and explore our collection, fly a simulator, take a guided tour and enjoy our children's activities. FREE ADMISSION, open daily...(more)

STEAMPUNK HQ - Oamaru

Location: Otago - Oamaru

Proudly based in Oamaru and opened in November 2011, Steampunk HQ is an art collaboration that portrays an industrial version of Steampunk, with a giant sense of humour and larger than life visions of an off the wall Steampunk universe. Steampunk HQ is well known for its full scale train engine that spits fire and billows smoke...(more)

WAIWERA THERMAL RESORT & SPA - Waiwera

Location: Auckland

Each year Waiwera Thermal Resort attracts over 350,000 visitors. Located on the picturesque Hibiscus Coast, we're only 35 minutes north of Auckland. Our natural thermal pools are surrounded by the delightful native bush and hills of the Waiwera Valley.The ideal place to unwind and relax...(more)

HASSLE-FREE CHRISTCHURCH DOUBLE DECKER TOURS

Location: Christchurch West

Join us on New Zealand's only Open Top Double Decker City Tour! Our classic 1960's London Open Top Double Decker buses offer a fun and informative tour of Christchurch. Learn about Christchurch's fascinating history from the pioneering days through to modern day times and learn how Christchurch is recovering from the devastating February 22 earthquake...(more)

KAIKOURA FISHING TOURS - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury

Kaikoura Fishing Tours offer Crayfish and Fishing Charters with Captain Tomo. One hour to full day trips are available. Complete Penn gear supplied and toilet and cooking facilities available onboard. Diving and scenic trips also available. We're eco-friendly and only take what we need. Your catch is filleted and bagged ready for the pan or if preferred, catch and release...(more)

WESTFIELD RICCARTON - Christchurch

Location: Fendalton

Come and explore the largest shopping centre in the South Island, with over 190 stores. Shop homeware to evening wear, restaurants to groceries, entertainment to exercise, and everything in between – Westfield Riccarton is a one-stop shop for whatever you need...(more)

TAMAKI MAORI VILLAGE - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Share in the Powhiri; an ancient ceremony of welcome. Enter our village, as it comes alive with the sights, sounds and activities of days gone by. See the lifting of the Hangi. Enter into our ancestral meeting house, relax as our family entertain you with a powerful cultural performance. Dine on a traditional hangi buffet feast, before a farewell ceremony...(more)

FLIGHT HAURAKI - Auckland, Waiheke Island, Great Barrier Island, Whitianga

Location: Auckland - Hauraki Gulf

Auckland's Ultimate Sightseeing Adventure. Flight Hauraki is Auckland’s fixed wing scenic flight specialist. If you want to really see Auckland, there is no better way than by scenic flight. Our flights take in Auckland’s most scenic features, and we include amazing scenery that is almost impossible to see other than from the air...(more)

ZORB - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Welcome to ZORB, the first official site and one of top attractions in Rotorua as featured on 'The Amazing Race'. Choose the ZYDRO ride with the addition of water ensuring a slippery ride, or tackle the Zig-Zag track which is a cross between a waterfall and rollercoaster. The ZORBIT ride sees you harnessed inside and sent head over heels downhill...(more)

DUNE RIDER UNIQUE TOURS - Kaitaia to Cape Reinga

Location: Northland - Ahipara

Dune Rider Unique Tours invite you to join them a full-day tour to Cape Reinga. Visit the must-see Cape Reinga Lighthouse, witness stunning views of the meeting of the Tasman Sea and Pacific Ocean, climb and boogie-board the spectacular northern sand dunes, experience the Gumdigger's Park, take a leisurely stroll on 90 Mile Beach. Driver commentary and lunch included...(more)

WHARARIKI BEACH HOLIDAY PARK - Golden Bay

Location: Nelson

Welcome to Wharariki Beach Holiday Park, the closest Holiday Park to Wharariki Beach. A 20-minute walk takes you past seals playing in the stream to one of the most spectacular West Coast beaches with undisturbed wildlife, caves and rock pools. We have tent sites, powered sites, backpacker accommodation, cabins and we provide Farewell Spit eco-tour bookings...(more)

STEADFAST TRADITIONAL SAIL - Marlborough Sounds

Location: Marlborough - Marlborough Sounds

Steadfast is a big, beautiful, gaff cutter based in glorious Marlborough Sounds offering traditional sailing at its best. Day cruises from French Pass, extended cruises throughout Marlborough Sounds and Tasman Bay. Available for both private and corporate charters. We also offer educational experiences to school groups. Join in the work of setting and handling sail, or just relax...(more)

KINGFISHER YACHT CHARTERS - Bay of Islands

Location: Northland - Bay of Islands

Cruise around and explore the beautiful Bay of Islands. We have an extensive knowledge of this lovely historic area. Our beautiful yacht, Kingfisher, provides complete comfort and safety as you travel around this natural wonderland. Many people see the Bay of Islands as the jewel in the crown of the North Island. Highly experienced friendly and helpful hosts...(more)

HAPPY VALLEY ADVENTURES HORSE TREKS - Cable Bay, Nelson

Location: Nelson

Only 15 minutes from Nelson city, you can discover the exhilaration of horse trekking across a river, though farmlands, forests and up into the hills for stunning views of the surrounding bays. Horse riding adventures available for beginners and experienced riders alike. Our other activities include 4-wheel quadbikes, the Skywire flying-fox, paintball and Maori cultural tours...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Tram Tour

Location: Christchurch

Enjoy a unique journey on board a beautifully restored vintage tram through the changing face of Christchurch's city centre. Our Christchurch tram rides offer a unique experience of history and sightseeing, and links the stops for Punting on the Avon and the Botanic Gardens Tour...(more)

ARION FARM EDUCATION PARK - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

See, touch, feed, and learn about a variety of farm animals and their history and contribution to the New Zealand economy at the Arion Farm Education Park. Bring out your students and families for pony rides and children's parties, as they are also options. Picnic or barbeque in our natural environment with shelter and shade...(more)

TEKAPO SPRINGS - Lake Tekapo

Location: Canterbury

Featuring wonderful outdoor hot-pools, ice-skating rink, tube-park over winter, Trippo waterslide and a year round operation of the mesmerizing Glacial Day Spa and licensed cafe. New Aqua Play and cooler pools now open! Tekapo Springs is a destination not to be missed. Check our website for prices and operating times...(more)

MOUNTAIN AIR - Ruapehu

Location: Ruapehu

Take a scenic flight and experience the breathtaking views over the dramatic landscape of New Zealand's oldest National Park and World Heritage Site - Tongariro National Park. View the live craters of Mt Tongariro, Mt Ngauruhoe and Mt Ruapehu, and see the stunning lakes on the mountains, the Emerald Lakes, the Blue Lake and the Tama Lakes...(more)

SKYLINE LUGE - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Located in the heart of NZ's scenic volcanic wonderland, Skyline Luge Rotorua is a fun and fast-paced attraction that the whole family will love! Part go-cart, part toboggan, our luge offers a truly unique outdoor experience suitable for all ages. Don't miss out on one of the best attractions in Rotorua - it's simple and anyone can do it!..(more)

CLASSICS MUSEUM - Hamilton

Location: Waikato - Hamilton

A classic car museum with over 100 cars for display and an extensive collection of petrol memorabilia signs, tins, petrol pumps, pedal cars and early pin-ball machines. Something for everyone. A conference room is available for hire with seating for up to 100 people or full hireage of the venue for up to 300 people...(more)

THE FARM TOUR - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Rotorua Heritage Farm offers visitors a traditional farm animal experience. Visitors have the ability to join in on the action, herding and mustering the sheep by the sheep dogs in the same way the early settlers in New Zealand had done...(more)

ZINDABAR YACHT CHARTER - Kerikeri

Location: Kerikeri

Our yacht Zindabar is an 18.3 metre (60 foot), Greg Elliott designed high performance cruiser. We offer you an affordable exclusive cruise aboard our immaculately presented yacht. The best way to see the Bay of Islands is from the water and we know how to make your experience memorable. Zindabar is available for day/overnight cruises, an ideal family charter yacht...(more)

AUCKLAND MUSEUM - Auckland

Location: Auckland - Auckland City

Welcome to Auckland War Memorial Museum, where exciting stories of the Pacific and New Zealand are told within a memorial dedicated to those who have sacrificed their lives for our country. This Auckland museum also has exhibits featuring the flora, fauna and landforms of our unique islands...(more)

STEWART ISLAND EXPERIENCE - Ferry Services

Location: Southland

Come aboard our express catamarans and experience Foveaux Strait. Keep a look out for wildlife including seals, dolphins and albatross during the one hour Stewart Island ferry crossing between Bluff and Stewart Island. Scheduled ferry services depart daily. Coach connections available...(more)

HORSE TREKKING LAKE OKAREKA - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Welcome to Horse Trekking Lake Okareka, where you can experience stunning panoramic views over Lake Okareka, Lake Okataina and Lake Tarawera with the majestic Mount Tarawera beaming down on you. Horses to suit all abilities, with guided treks from one and a half hours to all day to suit. Experienced owner/guide, catering for small groups of 1-5 people...(more)

WHITE HERON SANCTUARY TOURS - Whataroa, Westland

Location: West Coast - Harihari

Enjoy a visit New Zealand's only White Heron (Kotuku) nesting colony. The stunning White Heron breeds only in a single secret location in what is one of the most romantic parts of New Zealand—in the Waitangiroto nature reserve—part of the South Westland World Heritage area. Our rainforest nature tours and scenic jetboating operate all year round...(more)

OTAGO MUSEUM - Dunedin

Location: Dunedin

Welcome to one of the world's best museums! Discover the richness and vibrancy of the southern region through outstanding collections covering culture, nature and science. Whether you have an hour to spare or a day to enjoy, you'll find something to inspire, enlighten or excite you...(more)

RIVER RATS RAFTING & KAYAKING - Rotorua

Location: Bay of Plenty - Tauranga

Join River Rats and experience quality rafting in Rotorua, they have been operating for over 35 years. There's something for everyone, a gentle grade 2 scenic raft trip suitable for participants as young as 5, through to full on grade 5 action. Kayak freedom hire or tours. Paddle the local lakes to a secluded beach or hot pools...(more)

LAKE WANAKA CRUISES - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka

As one of the most highly-rated activities on Lake Wanaka, a cruise will immerse you in scenery only experienced from the water. Discover the outstanding natural landscapes and the fascinating natural history of Lake Wanaka aboard the 55ft luxury catamaran Dual Image. For those with something different in mind from our regular cruises, Dual Image is available for private charter...(more)

BLACK CAT CRUISES - Akaroa

Location: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

Home to the rare, playful Hector's Dolphin is the beautiful harbour of Akaroa, near Christchurch. Come on our two-hour nature cruise where we guarantee you will see dolphins or join us another day for FREE, you will also see fur seals, penguins and marine birdlife. Swimming with dolphins is available in Akaroa Harbour. Winner of the Supreme Tourism Award 2003/4...(more)

PACIFIC PADDLE COMPANY - Christchurch

Location: Sumner

Join the Pacific Paddle Company and take a private SUP lesson at a calm bay in Christchurch. Our company uses the highest quality boards and paddles designed by us here in New Zealand. See our website for excellent deals in an array of stand up paddle board gear. SPECIAL: Anyone who books through tourism.net.nz receives 20% off a new board...(more)

AUCKLAND BRIDGE BUNGY AND CLIMB - Auckland

Location: Auckland - Auckland City

Auckland is home to the world's first harbour bridge Bungy Jump. As part of your Auckland Bungy experience you'll enjoy an exclusive walk out to the specially-constructed 'Bungy pod' which is suspended over the Waitemata Harbour. Or take in the view from the Auckland Bridge Climb, an unforgettable adventure that takes you under, around, up and over the historic bridge...(more)

DART STABLES - Glenorchy, Queenstown

Location: Queenstown

Dart Stables has been offering visitors to the area the opportunity of exploring Glenorchy and Paradise for over 20 years. Dart has gained a well-earned reputation for providing memorable horse riding in this stunning part of New Zealand. Riding through Lord of the Rings country is an experience you'll remember for a lifetime...(more)

WAITOMO ADVENTURES - Waitomo

Location: Waikato - Waitomo

Glowworms, blackwaterrafting,climbing, caving, abseiling. Awesome options include Lost World(100 metres abseil and caving); Haggas Honking Holes(ultra action); TumuTumu TOObing(blackwater rafting); St Benedicts Caverns(NZ's prettiest cave). Best safety record. Winner NZ Tourism Awards. Early Bird Booking Deal if booked in advance. Lonely Planet:“One of the Most Amazing things you can do in this country”. If you want the best this is it...(more)

XD DARK RIDE - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown

XD Dark Ride is an interactive motion ride, including sensory features such as; surround sound, multiple interactive adventures, worlds fastest targeting system, realtime 3D stereoscopic graphics, curved screen for a immersive experience plus special effects for a multi-sensory experience. Winner/loser scoring system that allow riders to play against each other or experience the thrill of our XD Theatre...(more)

DISCOVERY ADVENTURES - West Coast

Location: South Island

Adventure tour specialists for more than 17 years... whitewater rafting, caving, rainforest cruising, guided walks, 4x4 and gold hunting plus heaps more. Our Web site has free New Zealand vacation planning advice, spare seat deals, free discount cards and family travel suggestions. Offering daily departure preplanned multi-day tours, or we can put together one especially for you...(more)

SHINING STAR BEACHFRONT ACCOMMODATION - Hokitika

Location: West Coast

Come and enjoy the warmth of our supreme quality log-style accommodation, overlooking the Tasman Sea and situated right by the beach. Experience the wild West Coast with its unspoilt beaches, panoramic views and the Southern Alps in the background. Located opposite the glow-worm dell. Facilities include spa pool, small farm yard, sauna, covered BBQ area, playground and Free WIFI...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Botanic Gardens Tour

Location: Christchurch

A favourite of our Christchurch attractions, the Gardens Tour is a very affordable activity for any nature enthusiast. Glide over smooth pathways in our electric-powered Caterpillar shuttle, a cute vehicle looking like its namesake, the caterpillar. You can hop on or off the Caterpillar at any time. Bring your camera. Operates all seasons of the year...(more)

BUTTERFLY CREEK - Auckland Airport

Location: Auckland

Travel back to a time when dinosaurs ruled. See our Dinosaur Kingdom with more than 60 dinosaurs, some life-sized, moving & roaring. You’ll be amazed! Great place for kids birthday parties, functions and catering. Enjoy a blend of animal exhibits and interactive attractions. Walk amongst 700 plus butterflies in our tropical butterfly house...(more)

DRIVING CREEK RAILWAYS & POTTERIES - Coromandel

Location: Coromandel - Coromandel Township

Enjoy our train ride on a narrow-gauge railway with spirals, reversing points, short tunnels and viaducts, and the unique double-decked viaduct. Bring a camera for the stunning views. Our bookshop has information on local history and ecology. Ceramic art works widely displayed. The innovatively designed trains pass through replanted native Kauri forest. Also, come visit our native wildlife sanctuary...(more)

ANIMAL FARM RARE BREEDS FARM PARK - Nelson Region

Location: Nelson - Motueka District

Animal Farm Rare Breeds Farm Park has farm fun for the whole family. Located at 389 Gardner Valley Road in Upper Moutere, just 15 minutes drive from Motueka and 30 minutes from Nelson we are easy to reach. 17 beautiful hectares of friendly animals and fun. We (and our animals!) look forward to meeting you. Enjoy!..(more)

WANAKA TRIKE TOURS - Wanaka & Queenstown

Location: Queenstown Airport

Wanaka Trike Tours invite you to 'Come for an experience, not just a ride' on their Rewaco three-seater cruising trikes. Operating throughout the Wanaka, Queenstown & wider Central Otago region, and it's an exhilarating way to see Wanaka and the area with nothing in the way to impede your view. You'll certainly be noticed on this head-turner of a tour!..(more)

HUKA PRAWN PARK - Taupo

Location: Taupo

On the banks of the beautiful Waikato River, just minutes from Taupo towncentre, you will find the iconic and unique family playground, of Huka Prawn Park. With acres of land dedicated to the production of New Zealand fresh water prawns, and pure family fun, Huka Prawn Park offers a day of fun and excitement for all ages...(more)

BLASTACARS DRIFT KARTS - Hamilton

Location: Waikato - Hamilton

Blastacars Drift Karts are purpose-built, powerful karts making this the ultimate Hamilton karting experience! Not to be confused with regular go karts, custom tracks can be created for an experience that's all about sliding sideways. Whether it's a booking for one or one hundred we have you sorted...(more)

LATITUDE SOUTH TRAVEL COMPANY - New Zealand

Location: Queenstown

Latitude South Travel Company will show you the real New Zealand, delivering authentic and fulfilling luxury travel experiences. Our focus on small groups and privately-guided experiences allows you to delve into the wonderful aspects that make up New Zealand. We can offer you once-in-a-lifetime opportunities, engaging local people, fantastic activities-unique experiences that will live on in your memory...(more)

NEW ZEALAND RIVERJET - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

New Zealand Riverjet offers the ultimate jet boating experience. We don't want to take you for a quick spin, we want to show you a unique glimpse into New Zealand's history and scenery. Our packages have been specifically designed to give you the best experience for your money. An exciting thrill ride taking in magnificent scenery...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Grand Tour

Location: Christchurch

Welcome to the delights of our Christchurch attractions! Cruise in comfort aboard our luxury coach. Fully guided by our knowledgeable host, our Grand Tour shows off the best things to do in Christchurch in the most comfortable and convenient way. If you’re on a tight schedule, get the flavour of our city without fuss...(more)

QUEENSTOWN BIKE TOURS

Location: Queenstown - Lake Wakatipu

Providing a range of bikes specifically designed for comfort and sightseeing are the team at Queenstown Bike Tours. With Offices at the Queenstown waterfront and Arrowtown, they provide all sizes for men, women and children and if the kids are too small to ride we also have tow-along bikes. We also offer electric bicycle hire...(more)

PERFECT DAY CRUISES - Tutukaka

Location: Northland

Come on board our purpose built multi-deck cruise boat with all facilities - Perfect Day. We'll take you on a tour to show you the splendour of the Poor Knights Islands, including a visit right inside the world's largest sea cave. Enjoy snorkelling and kayaking whilst a delicious buffet lunch is prepared...(more)

RAINBOW'S END - Auckland

Location: Auckland

It is always fun on demand at Rainbow's End so how will you play it? Offering over 20 rides and attractions, there's something for everyone. From the experience of thrill rides like Stratosfear, Fearfall and the Invader to family fun - you know it will be a great day out!..(more)

BEAUMONT HIGH COUNTRY EXPERIENCE - Southland, Otautau

Location: Southland - Tuatapere

Unforgettable high country experience. Visit an expansive family owned and managed sheep station. Beaumont High Country Experience has a reputation for excellence. One visitor described their 3 day visit as ‘more than we could have dreamed or imagined’. Choose from half or full day activities, Or our multi day all inclusive horse-riding package. Operating since 2003,..(more)

GREEN JERSEY CYCLE TOURS - Wairarapa

Location: Wellington

The Green Jersey Cycle Tour Company aims to provide you with an outstanding New Zealand cycle-touring experience. The Rimatuka cycle trail starts in Wellington and is part of the New Zealand Cycle Trail and is one of the many options we offer including day tours, corporate team-building, and school camps with rides suitable for the absolute beginner to experienced riders...(more)

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HANMER SPRINGS THERMAL POOLS & SPA - North Canterbury

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Since 1859 the Hanmer Springs thermal pools have attracted visitors seeking to relax, unwind and ease their aches and pains in the warm, soothing mineral waters. Only an hour and a half from Christchurch, the mineral springs are in the heart of the Alpine Village of Hanmer Springs. The complex also features a stunning new health and beauty spa...(more)

EASTWOODHILL ARBORETUM - Gisborne

Location: Eastland

Eastwoodhill Arboretum, NZ's National Arboretum, features 131 hectares of exotic and native trees, shrubs and climber plantings. Visitor facilities include a new natural adventure playground, walking trails for all levels of fitness, the nationally significant Homestead Garden, accommodation, guided tours, function venue and catering services. Eastwoodhill Arboretum is a top visitor attraction in Gisborne and attracts over 8,000 visitors annually...(more)

RAFTING NEW ZEALAND ADVENTURE CENTRE - Taupo

Location: Ruapehu - Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Our 6D Adventure Cinema showcases the adventures and environment of the Central North Island. We have carefully selected New Zealand's best adventure providers saving you time and hassle. Our staff have experienced activities we sell so can help you choose activities that will best suit your budget & expectations. Friendly adventure information, bookings & 6D Adventure Cinema...(more)

FEAR FACTORY QUEENSTOWN - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

Fear Factory Queenstown is consistently among the top 3 attractions for this area on Trip Advisor! We welcome you to challenge yourself and friends to a real life horror experience in New Zealand's scariest haunted house. SpineTingling Suspense and Screams await you. Do you have what it takes? We guarantee you the ultimate fun and totally terrifying experience!..(more)

MEGA AIR TRAMPOLINE ARENA - Christchurch

Location: Hornby

MegaAir is New Zealand's largest and most fantastic indoor trampoline park. It's a fun and safe environment where soft landings are guaranteed. If jumping off walls, flying through the air, flipping, bouncing and leaping, sounds like fun to you you'll love MegaAir. It brings wall-to-wall fun for all ages, fitness levels, and skills. Dodgeball also on-site...(more)

SOS SURVIVAL TRAINING - Auckland

Location: Auckland - Auckland Harbour

Survival skills are extremely important for anyone who ventures into New Zealand’s spectacular bush. We offer half day, full day, overnight and three day survival courses for those wanting to explore our amazing wilderness. Our excellent survival instructor knows how to make sure you enjoy yourself while you learn real practical survival-skills you will need during an emergency...(more)

DOUBTFUL SOUND OVERNIGHT CRUISE - Fiordland

Location: Fiordland - Te Anau

Experience isolated, beautiful Doubtful Sound aboard the MV Southern Secret as part of our personalised tour of Doubtful Sound. By day watch playful marine animals such as dolphins, seals and penguins that call the fiord home; at night listen for the calls of Morepork or Weka! Activities include fishing, swimming and star gazing. Join our wonderful journey of discovery today...(more)

FERRYMEAD GOLF - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

Ferrymead Golf offers a range of enticing options for a fun family activity. Whether it be during the weekend, after school or during the school holidays, Ferrymead Golf is your premier entertainment centre. With the choice of playing mini-golf either inside our outside, including paintball and many kids party options...(more)

SAIL BARBARY - Lake Taupo

Location: Taupo - Taupo Town

Sail Barbary offers relaxation, fun and adventure. Barbary is equipped for all conditions—if the wind dies down her eco-friendly electric engine kicks in, or if you fancy a real sailing adventure, come aboard when the wind is up, and enjoy sailing Lake Taupo at its best (and quietest!). Barbary has been sailing to Taupo's iconic Maori Rock Carvings since 1983...(more)

ORAKEI KORAKO CAVE & THERMAL PARK - Taupo

Location: Waikato

Explore the Orakei Korako Cave and Thermal Park. Also known as the Hidden Valley, Orakei Korako is a unique and popular visitor attraction—not to be missed. This geothermal wonderland is one of nature's true gifts. Come explore a world of gushing geysers, hot springs, bubbling mud pools and some of the most amazing silica terraces on the Earth...(more)

MIKE PERO'S MOTORCYCLE GALLERY - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

Wander down memory lane & back to the 70s', 80s' & 90s' and take in the collection of more than 60 Classic Japanese Motorcycles. From 50cc to a full range of Superbikes. Five TV screens with race footage from the day. 100+ period magazines. 6-minutes from Christchurch Airport – 1 Hawthornden Road; Adults $15; Open Wed-Sun 10am-5pm...(more)

WHANANAKI HOLIDAY PARK - Northland

Location: Northland - Tutukaka Coast

Surrounded by lovely scenery and exciting activities, you won't be short of things to do during your holiday to Whananaki. Whether relaxing on a tranquil beach, learning to surf, kayaking on the estuary, hiking or fishing, there is something here for the whole family. The local beach store is right next door with basic supplies, takeaways and dive fills...(more)

REAL JOURNEYS - Doubtful Sound

Location: Fiordland

We are a local company that has operated excursions in Fiordland for 60 years. Real Journeys lets you explore Doubtful Sound with day, overnight or coach/cruise options: *Wilderness Day Cruises - three-hour wilderness cruise through the fiord with our on-board nature guide. *Overnight Cruises - ultimate dinner, bed and breakfast experience in Doubtful Sound (private en suite cabins)...(more)

HIGH COUNTRY SALMON - Twizel

Location: Twizel

Enjoy our café-style shop floating on a working freshwater salmon farm at High Country Salmon. Set amongst beautiful scenery visitors can enjoy a coffee along with something from our salmon-inspired menu, feed the fish or purchase some fresh salmon. Ideally situated on State Highway 8, South of Twizel, on the main route from Christchurch to Queenstown, a must see!..(more)

GLOWING ADVENTURES - Waitomo

Location: Waikato - Waitomo

Running personalised and unhurried walking cave eco-tours for small groups of 2-8 people, through beautiful and untouched native New Zealand forest and a large and impressive limestone cave system, are the team at Glowing Adventures. The cave tour includes three impressive glowworm displays. Allow 3 hours for the tour, of which approximately 2 hours is spent in the cave system...(more)

RAFTABOUT WHITE WATER RAFTING - Rotorua

Location: Taupo

Rotorua rafting with a difference with amazing scenery; history; culture and adventure. Raft grade three to five rivers, including the world's highest commercially rafted waterfall. We also offer sledging river-run on the Kaituna River. Located three hours from Auckland and Waitomo. One hour from Tauranga and Taupo. Visit our website for pictures, information, maps, or to make bookings...(more)

INDOOR GRAND PRIX - Wellington

Location: Wellington

Welcome to the longest established facility of its kind in New Zealand, Indoor Grand Prix! This represents the best value for money entertainment in Wellington! Their kart's are the fastest yet safest around, and the special high grip surface on the tracks means you can build up even more speed when taking those corners...(more)

TAUPO'S FLOAT PLANE - Taupo

Location: Taupo

Step aboard Taupo's float plane for a wonderful experience in one of New Zealand's most attractive regions. We offer a number of options and packages available for your complete enjoyment. We have a highly experienced flight crew for your comfort and total confidence. See the best of Taupo in a unique way...(more)

PAINTBALL CORP - Wellington

Location: Wellington - Wellington City

Come play paintball on our unique field in the heart of Willis St! Spice it up and surprise your colleagues by playing paintball in an historic commercial space in the heart of Wellington. Why shoot up your office space when you can shoot up ours in a truly unique paintball experience!..(more)

INTERNATIONAL ANTARCTIC CENTRE - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch Airport

The International Antarctic Centre in Christchurch is one of New Zealand’s best tourist attractions. Offering an exciting for visitors of all ages. Experience the snow room, chill out with the Little Blue Penguins, or learn about life in modern day Antarctica. Take an exhilarating Hagglund ride and experience a 4D movie. It’s the coolest fun in town!..(more)

MOUNTAIN VALLEY ADVENTURE LODGE - Napier, Hawke's Bay

Location: Hawkes Bay - Napier

We offer riverside accommodation, bar, restaurant and adventure activities. Great location beside Mohaka River with Kaweka Mountains as backdrop. Activities include wilderness horse-trekking, river kayaking, whitewater rafting, paintball, claybird, archery, sports field, agility course, mountain biking, walking and swimming. Ideal stop off en-route to/from Napier or Taupo. Tariff: Tent/powersites from NZ$12-16pp, other assorted accommodation from $20 - $150 per night...(more)

REAL JOURNEYS - Fiordland, Queenstown and Te Anau

Location: Fiordland - Manapouri

Explore Fiordland, Queenstown and Te Anau with Real Journeys, a local company that has guided tours in the area for 60 years. Choose from a selection of coach/cruise options to Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound. Experience the Te Anau Glowworms Caves, try the Milford Track Guided Day Walk, Queenstown's iconic TSS Earnslaw Steamship and Walter Peak High Country Farm...(more)

WILLOWBANK WILDLIFE RESERVE - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch Airport

Meet Kiwi, cheeky Kea, ancient Tuatara, our bush parrot the Kaka and the rare Takahe - New Zealand's Big 5. Close encounters of the 'wildlife kind' are a trademark. Feed wild eels and make friends with the livestock breeds unique to New Zealand. Hear the kiwi as they forage by your feet. Open from 9:30 am till dusk daily...(more)

OFF ROAD NZ - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Operating since 1992, Offroad NZ provides the best self-drive off road vehicle experiences in New Zealand, including 4WD Bush Safaris and Monster 4X4 Thrill Rides. Our newest adventure is the chance to race one of our 390cc 4-stroke karts on New Zealand's newest and longest A-rated KartSport circuit. Open seven days a week, except Christmas day, wet or fine...(more)

STEWART ISLAND FLIGHTS - Invercargill

Location: Southland - Invercargill

We offer daily regular scheduled flights from Invercargill to Stewart Island and are also available for private charters. We provide a minimum of three scheduled flights per day, however, the number of flights increases on demand. We offer a real depth of experience...(more)

IMAGINATION STATION - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch East

Welcome to Imagination Station, a charity run, not-for-profit play and education centre with a whole lot of LEGO! You can come and build to your heart's content in our LEGO, DUPLO, and LEGO Technic spaces seven days a week. We also offer a variety of learning workshops to children, schools groups, and holiday programmes...(more)

ZIPTREK ECOTOURS - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

New Zealand's #1 original zipline tour. Enjoy an exhilarating and spectacular eco-adventure through forest canopy above Queenstown. Two tours to choose from, suitable for everyone, whether you're looking for an introduction into Queenstown adventure or wanting the steepest zipline in the world. Runs all year round and is an amazing experience whatever the weather...(more)

KIDZ GO - New Zealand

Location: Rotorua

The only dedicated family travel webguide to New Zealand, Kidz Go offers information for families visiting Christchurch and Canterbury. Family friendly accommodation, dining and activities, birthday party ideas, day trips, child-minding, skiing with kids and more. Check our Web site also for family information in other New Zealand regions...(more)

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BAZIL'S HOSTEL AND SURF SCHOOL - Westport

Location: West Coast - Westport

Centrally located Westport backpackers, close to bars, shops and cafes. Variety of facilities and accommodation for everyone. Standard dorm rooms (twins and doubles), self-contained rooms, twin, double and family, campervan power sites and tent sites. Facilities include: two TV rooms, two lounges, outdoor covered BBQ area. Lots of quiet garden areas to relax. Free yoga lessons...(more)

RAGLAN WATERSPORTS - Raglan

Location: Waikato

Raglan Watersports invite you to join them in the wonderful setting of Raglan on a surfboard, paddleboard, mountain bike or in a kayak. Take a kiteboarding, paddleboarding or surfing lesson or a spot of fishing. A one-stop-shop for so many different watersport experiences, whether for pleasure, relaxation or for the more extreme adrenalin-pumping kiteboarding...(more)

WAI-O-TAPU THERMAL WONDERLAND - Rotorua

Location: Waimangu, Waiotapu, Waikite

Welcome to Wai-O-Tapu, a geothermal wonderland thousands of years in the making. Explore spectacular nature in New Zealand's most colourful volcanic area. The modern Visitor Centre provides the gateway to walks with unique photo opportunities and a wide range of features including the Champagne Pool, the Lady Knox geyser erupting daily at 10:15am and the nearby ever active 'Mud Pool'...(more)

BURIED VILLAGE - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Lake Tarawera

Around the fascinating remains of a settlement buried by the eruption of Mount Tarawera, a place of exceptional beauty has been created. A world-class museum houses many hundreds of objects dug from the ruins of the village. Be escorted though the excavated sites with a walk to the base of one of NZ's most stunning waterfalls—not to be missed...(more)

QUEENSTOWN RAFTING - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

Best water activities in New Zealand from half-day to multi-day and from action packed to relaxed! Queenstown's original rafting company offers exhilarating trips down our famous Kawarau and Shotover Rivers. Whether a first-timer 'Kawarau Rider' or thrill-seeking 'Shotover Junkie', we've got you covered! Try one of our combos for the ultimate money saving adventure from bungy to jeboat to skydive...(more)

UNIQUE WHANGANUI RIVER EXPERIENCE - Whanganui River

Location: New Zealand

Experience canoeing down the Whanganui River. Spend five days on a unique Whanganui River Experience and find out what makes the Whanganui River such an amazing place. Beautiful scenery, gourmet food, leisurely pace – what more could you want? Personally guided by owner/operator Hayden Potaka, with many years experience paddling the Whanganui River...(more)

NGONGOTAHA RAILWAY PARK - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Ngongotaha Railway Park is located 5kms north of Rotorua. We offer Miniature Railway rides on steam and diesel locomotives, bouncy castle loco's, museum displays, operational model railway displays and a delightful hobby supply shop called Platform Three. All of these are enjoyed by young and old alike. We can also host birthday parties and other special occasions...(more)

ORANA WILDLIFE PARK - Christchurch

Location: McLeans Island

Experience our up close animal encounters at NZ's only open-range zoo. Hand-feed giraffe, meet rhino 'face-to-face', wander through native-bird aviaries and travel through our lion reserve (costs & conditions apply). Extensive native collection features Kiwi, Tuatara and range of endangered birds and reptiles. Open-range zoo situated in Christchurch. Scheduled feeds daily. NZ's only gorillas & the country's only orang-utans too...(more)

CABLE CAR MUSEUM - Wellington

Location: Wellington - Wellington City

Bringing to life the story of Wellington's iconic cable cars is the award-winning Cable Car Museum, situated within the original Winding House. Open every day with free entry, the Museum is home to two of the original grip cars and the historic winding machinery once used to haul the cars through a series of tunnels up the steep incline...(more)

KIDZ GO - Queenstown, Wanaka, Fiordland

Location: Queenstown

New Zealand holiday travel guide for families. Kidz Go is the only dedicated family travel webguide to New Zealand. Information for families visiting Queenstown, Wanaka or Te Anau. Family friendly accommodation, dining and activities, minimum ages for adventure stuff, child-minding, skiing with kids and more. Check our Web site for family information in other New Zealand regions...(more)

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POLYNESIAN SPA - Rotorua

Location: North Island

Enjoy tranquil bathing and views overlooking Lake Rotorua at Polynesian Spa, New Zealand's leading international day spa. Relax in one of the 28 hot mineral pools each with different temperatures. Polynesian Spa is the perfect place to enjoy a choice of spa therapies or bathing and they provide a unique thermal spa experience on the shore of Lake Rotorua...(more)

ALPINE CRAZY PUTT AND VILLAGE CRUISERS - Hanmer Springs

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Welcome to Alpine Crazy Putt and Village Cruisers. Located just past the Heritage Hotel, this course has been recently rebuilt with lots of new and exciting holes! This is also your starting point for the Village Cruisers. Families have been enjoying our bikes for 17 years! A fun form of transport to get around Hanmer Springs designed for 4-6 people!..(more)

ADRENALIN FOREST - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch East

A playing field and an adventure in the heart of the forest. A test against gravity, balance and agility, and a fun and exciting entertainment option for the whole family or as part of a group. Each park has several levels of difficulty allowing for a different experience of pleasures, emotions and challenges...(more)

SHANTYTOWN HERITAGE PARK - West Coast

Location: West Coast - Greymouth

Welcome to Shantytown, one of New Zealand's premier Heritage Park attractions. Shantytown is a faithfully restored 1900s pioneer town on the West Coast based on the gold rushes of the 1860s. This is a leading attraction that offers wedding and conference facilities, as well as boasting a steam train ride through beautiful native bush to a gold claim...(more)

iBIKE HIRE - Dunedin

Location: Dunedin - Dunedin City

From sealed roads to offroad epics, we have the bike to suit you. You can hire the latest 29er mountain bikes with disc brakes and 24 gears for just $40/day. Free pick-up and drop-off in the Dunedin CBD and Port Chalmers. Clutha Gold Trail transport and fully equipped cycle hire. The full trail runs from Lawrence to Roxburgh Dam...(more)

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EARTH AND SKY OBSERVATORY - Lake Tekapo

Location: Tekapo

Mt JOHN OBSERVATORY TWILIGHT or NIGHT TOUR: Home to the world's biggest dark sky reserve. Experienced Astronomy Guides using lasers will navigate you across the Southern Sky, while powerful telescopes unlock familiar planets and rich star clusters. OBSERVATORY DAY TOURS: See amazing scenery from the summit of Mt John. Enjoy viewing day-time stars, before visiting New Zealand's largest telescope!..(more)

MILFORD HELICOPTERS - Fiordland

Location: Fiordland

Milford Helicopters were formed in 1988 and are the only aviation firm based at Milford Sound. Our helicopter company undertakes all types of work including lifting, supply work, passenger transport for fishing and hunting trips, film and photography work. We are experienced pilots operating in a wonderful environment...(more)

NZONE SKYDIVE - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown

It takes a special kind of person to jump from an aircraft into thin air. It takes courage. You step out that aircraft door and for 60 seconds free fall towards the ground at 200 kilometres per hour over the most scenic destination in the world. The personal challenge is immense. Operating for 23 years with over 200,000 customers...(more)

BAY EXPLORER ISLAND & WILDLIFE CRUISE - Tauranga

Location: Bay of Plenty - Mt Maunganui

Your exciting day begins early-morning as you board the Bay Explorer at the Tauranga waterfront. We cruise through the beautiful harbour, & past the landmark volcanic mountain Mauao. We explore the pristine Bay of Plenty coastline to watch marine wildlife. You can choose to explore even more at the islands. Optional activities include swimming, kayaks, and stand-up paddle boarding (SUP)...(more)

SPACE PLACE AT CARTER OBSERVATORY - Wellington

Location: Wellington - Wellington City

At the top of the Botanic Gardens, the Carter Observatory is home to a full-dome planetarium offering excellent shows with virtual tours of the local skies; multimedia displays of Polynesian and European navigation, Maori cosmology, space and New Zealanders; and some of NZ's finest telescopes and astronomical artefacts. Open daily 10am - 5pm (open until 9.30pm Tuesdays/Saturdays). Closed Christmas Day...(more)

SEAL SWIM KAIKOURA - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

This is one of those nature experiences that opens your mind to the magnificence of our natural environment and inhabitants. A must do in New Zealand. Recently listed by ‘Lonely Planet’ as one of the top 10 Marine Encounters Worldwide, snorkelling with fur seals in the shallow waters of the beautiful Kaikoura Peninsula. A true unique experience...(more)

RAPIDS JET - Taupo area

Location: Taupo - Wairakei

Feel the thrill of a fast jet ride with Rapids Jet, down one of the best river systems in New Zealand. We access some of the best white water rapids in the area. Power through narrow canyons, braided shallows and sensational white water rapids. Safe and highly experienced operators. A great experience...(more)

FORGOTTEN WORLD ADVENTURES - Taumarunui

Location: Ruapehu - Taumarunui

Forgotten World Adventures offer a rail tour with a difference. Tours depart from Taumarunui, Whangamomona or Stratford and are the best way to explore rural NZ, along decommissioned railway lines, through tunnels, over bridges and rivers and to townships that time has forgotten. Cleverly adapted rail carts and rail-bikes allow you to self-drive along the 140km Forgotten World Highway railway...(more)

FIORDLAND HORSE TREKS & QUAD BIKING - Te Anau

Location: South Island

Ride over our farmland on horse trekking rides on the trails of Te Anau, New Zealand. Only five kilometres from Te Anau. Be greeted by our other friendly horses and foals roaming free and enjoy 360 degrees of panoramic mountain views of Lake Te Anau and surrounding mountain ranges, wildlife reserve and farm land. Our rides are approximately 2-3 hours...(more)

SPEEDWAY NEW ZEALAND

Location: Waikato

With 24 race tracks across the country - enjoy the exhilaration that only Speedway provides, throughout the summer season (Oct-April). It's fast, it's furious, it's family entertainment and it's at a track near you. Fast paced racing, huge hits, bikes with no brakes, demolition derby's, fireworks - Speedway in NZ is an action packed event for everyone!..(more)

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THE PACKARD MOTOR MUSEUM - Whangarei

Location: Northland

The Packard Motor Museum has one of the largest collections of Packard automobiles anywhere in the world… plus classic motor cycles, military and other vintage and rare vehicles. Our other special collections include our log-hauling steam locomotive, steam traction engines and earth-moving equipment that literally shaped New Zealand into the country we see today...(more)

FEILDING'S FARMERS MARKET - Feilding, Manawatu

Location: Manawatu

Eat seasonally, buy local and live well! Feilding's Farmers Market runs every Friday from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm in Feilding's Manchester Square. Stalls include: chicken, venison, eggs, wine, pate, fudge, preserves, seasonal fruits and veggies, and much more. Locally grown fresh produce and added value products all sold by the producers...(more)

JK's WORLD OF GOLF - Auckland

Location: Auckland Airport

Pro Shop and Driving Range open 24 hours a day 7 days a week including the shop. We have a fully stocked pro golf shop and we have a driving range on site. We are open 365 days a year including public holidays with professional golfers on site for fittings, coaching and advice...(more)

VOLCANIC AIR - Rotorua

Location: Bay of Plenty

We offer Rotorua's most comprehensive range of scenic flights with options for both Helicopter and Floatplane tours. Combined options include flights over the stunning lakes district, vibrant geothermal reserves and local volcanoes. Explore White Island, "New Zealand's only permanently active volcano" or fly over the eruption trail of Mount Tarawera "best seen from the air"...(more)

KOWHAI EQUESTRIAN FARM STAY - Oxford

Location: Canterbury - Oxford

Kowhai Equestrian Farmstay is only 40 minutes from Christchurch and is a great place to spend some time if you are interested in horse riding. Lessons for complete beginners to advanced riders. Enjoy walking, trotting and cantering. Terrain covered includes flat farm land, along rivers and hill country to 300 metres. Lovely views of Canterbury Plains back to Christchurch...(more)

WAIMAK RIVER RIDING CENTRE - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch North

Ride a horse along the banks of the Waimakariri River in the dappled light of willow and poplar trees, over large open grassland areas or out onto the wide river bed. Just 15 minutes’ drive from Christchurch city centre and you are in the countryside. Splash through the crystal clear waters of the river. First timers to experienced. Children welcome...(more)

HAPPY VALLEY ADVENTURES - Cable Bay, Nelson

Location: Nelson

Enjoy the adventure of a four-wheel motorbike trip, ride the unique Skywire flying-fox; experience a Tour of Discovery or take a relaxing horse ride on our 1,600-acre property. We are only 15 minutes from Nelson city and open every day except Christmas Day. Paintball games and 'Argo' fun rides are also available. Our cafe is open daily, serving delicious food...(more)

WILD TROUT ADVENTURES - Hawke's Bay

Location: Hawkes Bay - Hastings

Unrivaled in his unique ability to spot that perfect fish, Gary will introduce you to rivers abundant with trout and can afford to be selective with the catch. With 30 years knowledge of Hawke's Bay rivers and a member of the New Zealand Professional Guide's Association, Gary will make your day, or multi-day package a truly rewarding and memorable experience...(more)

KAIKOURA KAYAKS - Kaikoura

Location: Marlborough

The Kaikoura coastline is home to an abundance of marine life, including dolphins and seals, and sea birds. There is truly no better way to explore this fascinating environment than to paddle your own sea kayak on a safe, guided tour with us. No experience or swimming ability necessary to participate on these Kaikoura kayak tours...(more)

FERNLAND SPA MINERAL SPRINGS - Tauranga

Location: Bay of Plenty

Tauranga's original mineral pools, Fernland Spa Thermal Mineral Springs, are set in a valley only five minutes drive from Tauranga city. Enjoy the health benefits of relaxing in pure soda, crystal clear, non-chlorinated mineral water flowing constantly into all pools. Unwind in the main pool or spacious private spa. Powered or non-powered sites available for camping with outstanding thermal facilities...(more)

AIR MILFORD - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Frankton

Air Milford proudly operates the only brand new Cessna Caravan aircraft with leather seating, quiet air-conditioned comfort and great viewing for all passengers. It is one of the safest aircraft flying today. We offer eco-tours, aircraft charters, fishing, hunting and personalised tours. Flights to Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound, the Southern Alps and Glaciers...(more)

SALT AIR LTD - Northland, New Zealand

Location: Paihia

We offer the choice of aeroplane or helicopter scenic flights around the maritime playground of the Bay of Islands, the renowned Cape Reinga area at the top of New Zealand and throughout the Far North region. Want your own itinerary and choice of locations? No worries, we can organise exclusive charters and helicopter VIP tours to suit your requirements...(more)

BUMPER BALL - New Zealand

Location: Northland - Whangarei

Bumper Ball guarantees laughter while trying something new! With Bumper Ball you can bump into your mates while playing a variety of games. You just need at least 6 people and we'll come to you, and we're in 6 cities around NZ. Anyone from age 7 up can have a go. Minimum Rules, Maximum Fun!..(more)

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INDEPENDENT GUIDES SEA KAYAK - Abel Tasman / Marahau Beach

Location: Nelson

We can take you on a special journey into New Zealand's most beautiful National Park, whether you are experienced or have never been kayaking before. Kayak guide and owner operator "Mitch" has been guiding in the area since 1995, and his crew will ensure a great value day out in the idyllic Abel Tasman National Park...(more)

BIKE IT NOW - Clyde

Location: Otago - Kurow

Bike It Now! provides an excellent range of tour packages that will get you out there and exploring the cycle trails of Central Otago and beyond. Popular trips include the Otago Central Rail Trail, Roxburgh Gorge and Clutha Gold, Alps2Ocean, Queenstown Trail and Wanaka Trails...(more)

BOUNCE & BEYOND Indoor Family Fun - East Tamaki, Auckland

Location: Auckland - South

Looking for something fun and activity to do with your kids, but want to stay inside? BOUNCE & BEYOND indoor inflatable playground is here to help your kids burn off lots of energy! Kids at all ages have a blast climbing, running, jumping and sliding their way to fun. Why not let them go wild on our inflatables?..(more)

SKYDIVE FOX GLACIER - Fox Glacier, Westland

Location: West Coast - Fox Glacier

Skydive Fox Glacier has been voted the 2nd most scenic skydive in the world by Lonely Planet. Our leisurely flight to altitude will take you over the stunning Fox Glacier and up close to magnificent Aoraki/Mount Cook - showing you some of the best scenery on offer in New Zealand...(more)

SKY TOWER - Auckland

Location: Auckland - Auckland City

At 328 metres Auckland's Sky Tower is the tallest man-made structure in New Zealand and offers breathtaking views for up to 80 kilometres in every direction. A truly captivating experience awaits. Travel up in the glass-fronted lifts to one of the three spectacular viewing platforms, or for more excitement SkyWalk round the pergola or SkyJump off the Tower...(more)

BLASTACARS DRIFT KARTS - Auckland

Location: New Zealand

Blastacars are purpose-built, powerful karts making this the ultimate karting experience! Not to be confused with regular go karts, custom tracks can be created for an experience that's all about sliding sideways. Whether it's a booking for one or one hundred we have you sorted. Blastacars have private BBQ and dining areas and catering options for group bookings to enjoy...(more)

AKAROA FOX II SAILING AND WILDLIFE TOURS - Akaroa

Location: Canterbury

Sail with dolphins on New Zealand's oldest ketch, the Fox II. See seals, penguins, albatross, and other sea birds on this sailing experience; as crew, or simply relax. Quiet, eco-friendly green boat, two masts, six red sails. Food, refreshments, complimentary coffee/tea. 2.5 hours, departing twice daily from Dalys Wharf, Akaroa late Dec-May. Perfect for company functions, weddings or private charters...(more)

THE KAURI MUSEUM - Matakohe, Northland

Location: Auckland

The Kauri Museum in Matakohe tells the fascinating story of pioneering settlers through the theme of kauri. Experience the history of the mighty kauri, its lovely timber and kauri gum. The Kauri Museum is located en route to the giant kauri trees in Waipoua Forest. One of Northland's best heritage attractions. An excellent place for the whole family to visit...(more)

SURF & TURF - Raglan

Location: Waikato

The team at Surf and Turf Horse Riding invite you to experience Raglan on horseback. They operate horse riding in and around the township in the stunning Waikato on safe, well-mannered and sure-footed horses. Tours will be customised to fit any level of rider - beginners and more experienced riders - with a range of locations close to Raglan...(more)

RAINBOW SPRINGS - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Surrounded by native trees and the beautiful forests of Rotorua, Rainbow Springs offers an action-packed, fun-filled, and educational day out for the whole family. Get up close and personal with the wonderful birds, bugs and beasts that call New Zealand home. Make sure you take a ride on the Big Splash, and don't forget to visit the free-flight Bird Show...(more)

HUKAFALLS JET - Taupo

Location: Taupo

Hukafalls Jet is the only jet boat company permitted to take you to the base of the mighty Huka Falls, New Zealand’s most visited natural attraction! You’ll travel at an incredible 80km an hour and along the way our trademark 360 degree spins will leave you with a beaming smile and a heart pumping with adrenaline...(more)

TASTE OF PLENTY FOOD TOUR - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty

Location: Port of Tauranga

Experience of the unique flavors of the Bay of Plenty and more. You might taste sourdough, local cheeses, coffee, olive oils, smoked fish, NZ Green lipped Mussels, kiwi fruit, avocados, Manuka honey, gelato, local beer, wine or ciders, famous NZ savoury pies!! We also custom design foodie tours based on your interest...(more)

3D TRICK ART GALLERY - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

3D Trick Art lets you experience an optical illusion of 3 dimensional structures from two dimensional paintings using scientific drawing technique and special paint. 3D Trick Art Gallery invites you to enjoy the unique and special moment of being a part of art at 3D Trick Art Gallery...(more)

WANAKA PAINTBALL - Wanaka, Otago

Location: Otago - Central Otago

Looking for a memorable, fun and down right hilarious time? Wanaka Paintball provides an experience that is jam packed with adrenaline, excitement and laughter for anyone! Our price packs offer you one the most affordable adrenaline-filled two-hour experiences in New Zealand! Anyone who can safely hold a paintball gun, can play the game - we are big on safety...(more)

STAGLANDS WILDLIFE RESERVE - Upper Hutt

Location: New Zealand

Staglands Wildlife Reserve & Cafe is the best place to visit as family in the Wellington region. They offer visitors the unique and exciting opportunity to connect with nature in a beautiful, natural environment. It's also a great destination for school and group visits. Hire the Barn exclusively for up to 150 guests - perfect for weddings and functions...(more)

ALPACA FARM TOURS - Akaroa

Location: Canterbury

Your Akaroa Alpaca Farm Tour experience takes you on a scenic-drive to the western-side of Akaroa Harbour to Shamarra Alpaca Farm. Our Akaroa alpaca farm has stunning harbour views. Alpaca farmers, Frank and Anya, will treat you to an interesting and interactive introduction to these animals (renowned for their ultra-fine fleece). Refreshments are included on these Akaroa farm tours...(more)

AC BATHS - Taupo

Location: Taupo - Taupo Town

AC Baths offers a huge linked outdoor/indoor leisure pool. Swim in both without leaving the warmth of the thermally heated water. Also: kids toddler areas, two hydro slides, tarzan swim, bombing zone, inflatable pool toys, private thermal mineral pools, sauna cafe and barbecue areas. Ideal in any weather. A Taupo thermal swimming complex that the whole family can enjoy...(more)

DART RIVER WILDERNESS JET AND FUNYAK TOURS - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Glenorchy

Enjoy unique combinations of breathtaking 'World Heritage' scenery and exhilarating wilderness jet boating. Choose a Wilderness Jet or Funyak tour and discover the heart of NZ. Join us and travel along the beautiful lakeside drive to Glenorchy, into the pristine Dart River valley, travelling via locations used in the Lord of the Rings movies to illustrate magical Middle Earth...(more)

ABEL TASMAN CANYONS - Motueka

Location: South Island

Our canyoning adventures take place in three stunning parks: the famous Abel Tasman National Park, the wild and remote Kahurangi National Park and the more accessible Mount Richmond Forest Park. On our canyoning trips you’ll access places that normally stay hidden from view. Trips are guided by professional guides and all your canyoning equipment is supplied...(more)

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FLYBOARD - Queenstown

Location: New Zealand

This amazing new extreme water activity will be an amazing new experience unlike anything you've ever felt before. It's a cross between feeling like a superhero and a dolphin. Feel the adrenalin thrill of jet propelled flight. Book your flight today at www.flyboardqt.com We guarantee you will fly, we keep training till you do...(more)

KIWI NORTH - Whangarei

Location: Northland

Welcome to Kiwi North, a site that features a museum, a nocturnal kiwi house, gift store, and unique Victorian heritage buildings. We're set on 25 hectares of rolling, volcanic farmland, forest and bush, with views that overlook the city of Whangarei and the Whangarei Heads. Our specialty is with Family-friendly Event Days...(more)

HOBBITON MOVIE SET TOURS - Matamata

Location: Hobbiton

Experience the real Middle-earth by visiting The Shire that featured in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit. The Hobbit holes, Green Dragon Inn, Mill and other structures created for the films can be seen. The bucolic setting is a perfect use of this beautiful piece of Waikato farmland...(more)

BAY OF ISLANDS SAILING/GUNGHA II - Bay of Islands and Beyond

Location: Northland

For an awesome day sailing adventure, don't go past Gungha Bay of Islands sailing. With our 65-foot go-fast Maxi Yacht your cruise is guaranteed to be exciting, funny and informal. Unique island stopover, snorkel gear, and yummy fresh lunch included! We depart from Paihia (Russell transfers included). Freephone 0800 478 900...(more)

CADDYSHACK MINI GOLF - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

Welcome to CaddyShack, Christchurch's most exciting indoor mini golf experience. CaddyShack is located in an indoor, all-weather venue in Woolston. Each of our 18 holes incorporates a different theme and offers different skill challenges and fun. CaddyShack Christchurch is the ultimate mini golf experience. Practice your crazy golf...(more)

AUCKLAND WHALE & DOLPHIN SAFARI - Auckland

Location: North Island

Experience the breath-taking Hauraki Gulf Marine Park. Departing directly from Auckland's Viaduct Harbour, be welcomed aboard our 20 metre, purpose-built vessel ‘Dolphin Explorer’ for an unforgettable marine mammal eco-safari out on the sparkling waters of the Hauraki Gulf. 4.5 hour eco-cruise on Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf, including guaranteed whale and dolphin viewing – or you get a free trip on us!..(more)

HAAST HELI - South Island

Location: West Coast

Haast Heli specializes in scenic flights over the stunning Haast World Heritage area, one of the top New Zealand attractions. We have local experienced hunting guides available and the area is famous for its trout fishing rivers. Modern fleet of three and four seat helicopters ensuring every passenger has stunning views...(more)

ROTORUA COMBOS - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Located in the central North Island of New Zealand, in the geothermal and adventure wonderland—ROTORUA. Combine two or more adrenalin pumping adventure activities. Plunge over big waterfalls with Kaitiaki Adventures, Zorb down a hill inside an inflatable ball. Try the adventurous 4WD Bush Safari, Tamaki Maori Hangi and Concert, and the Hell’s Gate Mud Bath & Spa...(more)

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R&R KAYAKS - Abel Tasman National Park

Location: South Island

We are a small family-owned sea kayak company. Take advantage of our many years of industry experience and extensive local knowledge. The Abel Tasman National Park is a special place to our family (whānau) and we are excited to share its history and natural beauty with you. Our base is brand new and purpose built - just for sea kayaking!..(more)

AROUND THE BASIN BIKE TOURS - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown Airport

Local experts Around The Basin provide everything from quality bike hire, a shuttle service, to specialising in bike tour packages. For bike and shuttle packages, winery bike tours, supported or guided half, full or multi day bike tours. We look after thousands of riders a year so rely on us to give you the best advice to suit your needs...(more)

ECO WANAKA ADVENTURES - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka

Mou Waho Island Nature Walk and Lake Cruise. Take a Cruise to this magical reserve and walk the track to the Arethusa Pool near the summit for stunning lake and alpine views. catch a glimpse of the rare flightless Buff Weka (half-day) or combine with a 4WD backcountry adventure for the Wanaka Nature Encounter (full day). Queenstown departures available...(more)

ABEL TASMAN HORSE TREKKING - Marahau Beach

Location: Nelson

Abel Tasman Horse Trekking provide quality trekking experiences right on the doorstep of the famous Abel Tasman National Park. Quality gear, experienced, first-aid trained guides and friendly horses. For ages 12 and over we offer two-hour guided rides on the Marahau Beach, including a lesson in our sandy arena. For younger children we offer half-hour paddock rides...(more)

GENTLE CYCLING COMPANY - Nelson

Location: South Island

Experience the real Nelson Tasman on the new Great Taste Cycle Trail. Enjoy a single day wine or craft beer ride, or immerse yourself with a multi day ride to Kaiteriteri - gateway of the Abel Tasman National Park. Multi day packages include accommodation, bag transfers, passenger transfers, bike hire and daily support. Abel Tasman Combo's available...(more)

WILKIN RIVER JETS SIBERIA WILDERNESS ADVENTURE - Makarora

Location: Wanaka - Makarora

Enjoy shallow water jet boating in spectacular wilderness rivers. Our one hour River Jet Safari is a fast paced, jet boat ride into the World Heritage-listed Mt Aspiring National Park. Take a 50-kilometre wilderness river journey amidst native beech forest, ancient river valleys and rugged ice-capped mountains, or combine this trip with an amazing heli-jet combo...(more)

ABEL TASMAN SEA SHUTTLES - Abel Tasman National Park

Location: Nelson - Kaiteriteri

Visit the stunning Abel Tasman National Park in comfort, safety and style with experienced skippers from Abel Tasman Sea Shuttles. Seven-days-a-week service. All trips offer scenic viewing stops and commentaries about the stunning Abel Tasman National Park features. See wildlife, golden sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and lush native bush...(more)

ROTORUA GOLF CLUB - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Situated in picturesque Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, is Arikikapakapa, one of New Zealand's leading golf courses. Arikikapakapa is a unique geothermal golfing experience. A full 18 hole, par 70 course provides variety and challenges with many holes played over and around both dormant and active thermal areas. This makes it an all-weather links-style course with easy walking and an excellent Golfing layout...(more)

NATIONAL AQUARIUM OF NEW ZEALAND - Napier

Location: Hawkes Bay - Napier

Nowhere else in New Zealand can you experience such a large and diverse range of aquatic animals and wildlife. Make the most of your visit by watching the Little Penguins being fed or book a close encounter with the kiwi. For the adventurous, enquire about a swim with the sharks. Enjoy the all day cooked menu at the Fishbowl Café...(more)

OPAL HOT SPRINGS & HOLIDAY PARK - Matamata

Location: Hobbiton

Just six kilometres from Matamata, New Zealand and set in six hectares of park-like grounds is the Opal Hot Springs & Holiday Park. We offer four motel units (one with wheelchair facilities), tourist flats, kitchen cottages, kitchen cabins, standard cabins, 80 powered/non-powered sites. Private outdoor mineral pool (40 degrees) in a river setting surrounded by native ferns and bamboo...(more)

REAL ROTORUA - Rotorua

Location: Waimangu, Waiotapu, Waikite

Real Rotorua offers guided sight-seeing tours of the Rotorua area. With our small tour group sizes and relaxed atmosphere we are able to customise our tours to suit the needs of the group. Our friendly and informative driver-guides deliver a genuine Kiwi travel experience that will stay in your memory for years to come...(more)

HAMPTON DOWNS MOTORSPORT PARK - Huntly, Waikato

Location: Waikato

Head to Hampton Downs International Motorsport Park has recently undergone a $30m upgrade, boasts an 840m arrive-and-drive Go Kart track with 270cc karts that reach speeds of 70kmph. Several other exhilarating foot-to-the-floor action experiences including V8 Hot Laps, the Supercar Fast Dash & the self-drive Camaro V8 Muscle Car experience are sure to provide your next adrenaline fix...(more)

NATIONAL TRANSPORT & TOY MUSEUM - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka - Wanaka Town

Come visit one of the largest, private, and fascinating collections of nostalgic toys in New Zealand. This selection of toys has something to fascinate everyone: clockwork and battery powered toys, porcelain dolls, teddy bears, pedal cars and money boxes. Indoor and outdoor playing areas with pedal tractors and trucks for the kids. 600 vehicles. And over 60,000 toys displayed...(more)

RIVERSIDE HOLIDAY PARK - Mangawhai

Location: Northland

Welcome to Riverside Holiday Park, the perfect choice for accommodation north of Auckland. We're located on a private sandy beach in Mangawhai Harbour, 100km north of Auckland. Riverside is a peaceful holiday park set in manicured grounds with a variety of affordable holiday accommodation options including self contained studio units, onsite caravans with awnings, non-powered and powered sites...(more)

SPELLBOUND GLOWWORM AND CAVE TOURS - Waitomo

Location: Waikato - Waitomo

Enjoy the best glowworm experience in Waitomo at the Spellbound Glowworm Cave. See glowworms close up, ask questions, then take a gentle 30-minute raft ride beneath galaxies of lights will leave you totally amazed. A scenic gorge walk to The Cave of the Spirit follows, where soft lighting and sweeping pathways lead to discoveries of this cave's ancient past...(more)

KAIKOURA LLAMA TREKKING - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

Kaikoura Llama Trekking includes spectacular views of the Kaikoura mountain ranges, North Island, and Kaikoura peninsular. The full-day trek is a high country trek on private land, and the half-day trek includes a coastal trek along the Kaikoura Bay, a visit to Fyffe House, peninsular seal colony and a free picnic with hot/cold drinks and homemade cake!..(more)

SALTWATER ECO - Matakana

Location: Auckland - Matakana Coast

Experience New Zealand's Leading Eco Focused Surf and Snorkel Specialists. Here at Saltwater Eco we pride ourselves on offering quality eco-focused products with purpose. Our unique Saltwater Offerings are designed to excite, energize and most importantly connect our clients to New Zealand’s incredible natural environments...(more)

RAFTING NEW ZEALAND - Turangi

Location: Taupo - Turangi

We raft only the best rivers, use only the best gear and our guides are highly trained Kiwi professionals. We believe that adventure should be available for everyone to experience, hence our river trips cater for everyone, without ever comprising quality. Enjoy looking through our river options to find the adventure that best suits you...(more)

BALLOONING CANTERBURY - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury - Darfield

Welcome to Ballooning Canterbury. We offer a world of peace, tranquility, a truly magical experience. Ballooning Canterbury offers panoramic views across the Canterbury Plains to the Southern Alps. Allow 4-5 hours. Courtesy transfers to and from most Christchurch Hotels. Hands on adventure which offers fantastic photo opportunities. A glass of champagne, fruit juice and a light snack after landing...(more)

TE PAPA - NEW ZEALAND'S NATIONAL MUSEUM - Wellington

Location: Wellington

Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, tells the wonderful stories of our past, present and future. Over 20 galleries are home to imaginative exhibitions and interactive experiences that explore NZ's unique natural environment, dynamic art heritage, interesting history and the vitality of Maori culture. Open 365 days a year from 10am to 6pm (except Christmas Day). Free admission...(more)

DISCOVERY JET - Canterbury

Location: Rakaia Gorge

Thrill and scenic photographic jet boat rides, 360-degree spins, salmon and trout fishing, fly and spin casting, helicopter rafting/jet boat combos and more. Our professional team can tailor your ultimate adventure, one hour from Christchurch at the base of Mt Hutt ski field. Enjoy a piece of paradise in Canterbury High Country. Individuals to larger corporate groups, operating year round...(more)

GARDEN CITY HELICOPTERS - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury

Garden City Helicopters is one of NZ's most experienced helicopter companies, with bases in Christchurch, Greymouth and Nelson. A helicopter flight is the best way to see the most that Christchurch and Canterbury have to offer. Range of tours to suit your time or budget. Charter a flight for fishing trips, glacier skiing or to a luxury high country retreat...(more)

WANAKA TOP 10 HOLIDAY PARK - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka - Wanaka Town

Wanaka Top 10 Holiday Park is ideally located in the hills just outside of the Lake Wanaka township. Settle in for a peaceful holiday or stopover with lovely views, plenty of space and fresh mountain air. The Lake Wanaka area offers a variety of outdoor activities in the hot, dry Otago summers and superb skiing in winter...(more)

TE PUIA - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Arts and crafts are the pages of the Maori culture, like the pictures of a book. It's how stories were told and passed down through generations, how traditions and genealogy were preserved. We give this knowledge freely. We give it to you for nothing. Do the same when your time comes to teach others...(more)

FORMULA E INDOOR KARTING EXPERIENCE - Mangere, Auckland

Location: Auckland Airport

Australasia's only ELECTRIC Indoor Karting facility is fast, furious and fume free. Motorsport without a drop of fossil fuel in sight. SAFE, Modern, clean, and pretty much the best fun you can have with your clothes on! Book now to see why this facility has been such a success with motorsport fans - locals and tourists alike...(more)

VECTOR WERO WHITEWATER PARK - Manukau

Location: Auckland

Vector Wero Whitewater Park is a world class destination that offers a wide range of safe water activities including rafting, kayaking and much more. New Zealand's first man-made river and white water course is located in the heart of Auckland, this parks lets you race down Grade 4 rapids or family paddle around the lake. A wonderful experience for all...(more)

GLOPUTT MINIGOLF - Auckland

Location: Auckland - North Shore

Come and experience Auckland's first amazing and bizarre new world of glow in the dark minigolf. With buildings, foliage, pathways and fairways illuminated with glowing technicolour, your outing will be a really unique and memorable event for all.
And it's indoors - your fun won't be cooled off due to Auckland's whacky weather!..(more)

SKYDIVE FRANZ - Franz Josef Glacier

Location: West Coast - Franz Josef Glacier

Potentially the best skydiving experience available in the world with Skydive Franz. We use the world's most modern, safest and most comfortable tandem parachute systems available. Free fall though the sky and float gracefully to the ground - what better way to enjoy this wonderful place!..(more)

PUZZLING WORLD - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka

"Puzzling World" is a world-unique attraction in Wanaka with the theme of anything puzzling! Enjoy taking some amazing photos of our crazy buildings and toilets, then visit the Illusion Rooms, which must be seen to be believed and the two-storied Great Maze - the world's first 'modern-styled' maze, is a fascinating challenge for the entire family...(more)

FLYING KIWI PARASAIL - Paihia and Russell

Location: Paihia

New Zealand's highest and most experienced Parasailing at 1300ft of towline. Parasail over the beautiful Bay of Islands with Flying Kiwi Parasail. Enjoy breathtaking views in our Single, Tandem and Triple flights. Suitable for everyone as NO physical or age restrictions. Great fun for families, couples or bigger groups. No getting wet unless you want to. CELEBRATING 20 years...(more)

AERIUS HELICOPTERS - Tauranga

Location: Bay of Plenty

Our local regions offer New Zealand’s most spectacular scenery. Deep blue lakes surrounded by volcanic and geothermal backdrops to long sandy beaches. Walk in the crater of White Island, New Zealand's most active volcano, or drop into a vineyard for lunch. Range of scenic flights and experiences allowing you to discover the Bay of Plenty and Coromandel from above...(more)

BILL RICHARDSON TRANSPORT WORLD - Invercargill

Location: Southland

Richardson Transport World has something for everyone in the largest private collection of its type in the world. Home to over 300 vehicles, a wearable arts collection, children's play zones, The Grille Cafe and themed bathrooms fast becoming as famous as our vehicles...(more)

SKYLINE - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Skyline Rotorua is perfect for all ages and in all weather. Jump on board one of our eight-seater gondola cabins and enjoy Rotorua's most stunning views! At the top of Skyline Rotorua, relax while you take in the 180 degree panorama, take a walk on the nature trails or choose from one of the fun activity options on offer...(more)

HAMILTON ZOO - Hamilton, Waikato

Location: Waikato - Hamilton

Home to over 600 native and exotic animals. Hamilton Zoo features large enclosures, beautiful walkways and tranquil surroundings. This experience is not to be missed. Go behind the scenes with a Face to Face encounter or catch a free zookeeper talk and learn about the personalities of our animals, their feeding and enrichment. So much here to see and do!..(more)

RANGIHAU RANCH HORSE TREKS - Coromandel Peninsula

Location: Coromandel - Tairua

The pretty bush-clad hills and valleys of Coroglen on the magnificent Coromandel Peninsula are home to a colourful pioneering history. Saddle up and ride through picturesque, historic countryside at Rangihau Ranch, home of the real NZ horse ride. Your trek can last 1, 1 and 1/2 or 2 hours. We have horses to suit all abilities. Bach accommodation available...(more)

FEILDING SALEYARD GUIDED TOURS - Feilding, Manawatu

Location: Manawatu

Come and learn the fascinating history of selling livestock, dating back to the 1880s and one of New Zealand's oldest traditions. Wander through 330 sheep pens and watch the auction process. Take a seat in state of the art cattle rostrum and view the latest computer technology used. Twice weekly sales see 15,000 sheep and 1,400 head of cattle sold...(more)

REAL JOURNEYS - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

Real Journeys is a locally owned company with a variety of excursions at Walter Peak High Country Farm combined with scenic lake cruises on board the TSS Earnslaw Vintage Steamship. Choose between farm tours, horse trekking or a gourmet BBQ lunch or dinner at the Colonel’s Homestead Restaurant in a beautiful lakeside setting...(more)

ADRENALIN FOREST - Wellington

Location: Wellington

Set in the heart of the forest, Adrenaline Forest is an adventure and playing field that tests against gravity, balance and agility. Fun and exciting for the whole family or as part of a group. Each park has several levels of difficulty allowing for a different experience of pleasures, emotions and challenges...(more)

ANATOKI SALMON FISHING & CAFE - Takaka, Nelson

Location: Nelson

Anatoki Salmon Fishing & Cafe is a unique freshwater fishing activity in Golden Bay just 100 km from Nelson. Situated on the banks of the Anatoki River between Kahurangi and Abel Tasman National Park, you can relax and catch your very own premium Chinook salmon. Have it hot smoked ready to eat in our cafe, or take away fresh...(more)

BLUEBRIDGE COOK STRAIT FERRY - Wellington/Picton

Location: Wellington - Ferry Terminal

Experience warm 'Kiwi' hospitality when you cruise Cook Strait with the proudly New Zealand owned Bluebridge service. Offering spectacular scenery, friendly service, free big screen movies and a choice of up to four return sailings a day (except Christmas Day) between downtown Wellington and Picton—there's no better way to travel across Cook Strait...(more)

SHAILERS BED & BREAKFAST - Hamilton

Location: Waikato

Offering informative dairy farm tours are the team at Shailers. Experience life on their 400 cow, 128-hectare dairy farm in the Waikato region in central North Island. Each tour is designed to suit the unique needs of the guests and is influenced by the seasonal activities at the time. Guests have described this tour as the highlight of their holiday...(more)

REAL JOURNEYS - Milford Sound

Location: Fiordland

Real Journeys is a locally owned company offering an outstanding range of tours in Milford Sound. Both day and overnight cruises that explore this magnificent fiord. Luxury coach transfers from Queenstown and Te Anau and flight connections to and from Milford Sound and Queenstown...(more)

FIIK ACTION ADVENTURES - Rotorua

Location: North Island

Based in Rotorua are the team at Fiik Action Adventures. They invite you on a day of adventure with options that include 9 hole short golf, mountain biking in Redwood Forest, archery, rifle shooting, and New Zealand's only Electric Skateboard track. Corporate and business events are also catered for in their dedicated function space that caters up to 100 persons...(more)

ARROW TOURS - Bay of Plenty

Location: Northland

Operated by Roger, Arrow Tours provides clients guided and well planned cruise tours, cultural sightseeing, small group tours and more. As one of the leading cruise ship specialists in New Zealand, they specialize in arranging guided cruise ship tours and shore excursions to Tauranga, Rotorua, Hobbiton & more...(more)

WELLINGTON MUSEUM - Wellington

Location: Wellington

Housed in the Bond Store, a 1892 heritage building designed by leading architect Frederick de Jersey Clere, is Wellington Museum. Set over four floors, the Museum shares some of the fascinating stories of the Wellington region. Come see the Von Kohorn Room, Wahine Theatre, The Attic, and much more!..(more)

HOWICK HISTORICAL VILLAGE - East Auckland

Location: Auckland - Howick

Experience the tranquil and rustic surroundings of an 1850s settlement. Wander at your own pace while you explore this museum, located on a five-acre site, including 30 buildings set up to show life as it was in early Auckland. Chat to our costumed staff, and savour the home cooked food at the Homestead Cafe & souvenir shop. Open seven days...(more)

WAIKITE VALLEY THERMAL POOLS - Waikite Valley, Rotorua | Taupo

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Waikite Valley Thermal Pools is a unique place to come and experience the 'Living Waters' of the Te Manaroa Spring - the largest single source of 100% pure boiling water in New Zealand. Adjoining the pool complex is a 20-site campground with shower, laundry and kitchen facilities. Pools to enjoy include the Settlers Pool and luxurious tranquil garden pool...(more)

MOUNTAIN SHUTTLE - Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Location: Ruapehu - Tongariro Alpine Crossing

One of New Zealand’s most popular one-day hikes. Mountain Shuttle provides one-way shuttle transport from Tongariro security car park, the finish point for the Tongariro crossing. Located on highway 46 opposite the entrance-way to Ketetahi car park, we shuttle you to the preferred start point Mangatepopo - you walk back to your car. The most flexible shuttle option available...(more)

BATON RUN HORSE TREKS - Nelson

Location: Nelson - Motueka District

Fiona at Baton Run Adventures offers horse treks for novice riders through to the most experienced with a variety of very individual horses. Half day to three day treks amidst 5,000 acres spanning five valleys. Beautifully dressed bach accommodation available on-site close to the station or more remotely in the alpine lodge .Buggy rides available for partners not horse riding...(more)

KAITIAKI ADVENTURES - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua Airport

Kaitiaki Adventures - satisfaction for all whitewater enthusiasts, mixing adrenalin and culture. Raft the Kaituna River, plunge down the seven metre Tutea Falls or sledge with our amazing guides on the rivers surrounding Rotorua...(more)

RAFTING NEW ZEALAND WAIROA RIVER RAFTING - Wairoa River

Location: Taupo

The Wairoa River rafting experience is an action-packed, thrilling river trip, that is sure to take your breath away. Awaiting you on the Grade 5 journey are rapids such as the "Roller Coaster", "Devils Elbow", and "Mothers Nightmare". So, come and experience the action! Wairoa white water rafting is for you!..(more)

VANUATU HELICOPTERS - Vanuatu

Location: Port Vila

Vanuatu Helicopters knows how to find the real Vanuatu. Modern helicopters, experienced pilots guarantee safe, memorable scenic flights in Vanuatu. Flight-seeing, leisurely champagne luncheon on secluded island, inspecting your property purchase, viewing active volcano, or flying into canyons, we do it all. Flights depart from the Seawall, Port Vila. Also based at International Airport for..(more)

ABEL TASMAN KAITERITERI KAYAKS - Abel Tasman National Park

Location: Nelson

Kaiteriteri Kayak is the only kayaking business to operate from Kaiteriteri Beach. Join us and enjoy a blend of good times, great people, personality-plus guides and interactive Abel Tasman kayaking trips! So go for a big day out, big lunch, lots of laughs join a trip with Kaiteriteri Kayak—great little kayak trips...(more)

KJET - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

Every hour at the Main Town Pier in the centre of Queenstown you can step aboard a big yellow KJet. On this unforgettable Queenstown jet boat experience you'll be transported from the sophisticated downtown area into the channels of two of New Zealand's most scenic rivers - the Kawarau River then Shotover River...(more)

OLVESTON - Dunedin

Location: Otago

The Olveston experience is a very personal one and few historic houses can offer such integrity through their originality. We like to involve the visitor in feeling very much a part of the experience as a guest in the family home...(more)

NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM WAIOURU - North Island

Location: Ruapehu

Visitors will be inspired by real life soldier's stories as they discover New Zealand's military history, and reflect on how conflict has shaped our nation. The Museum is open daily 9:00 am - 4:30 pm (except Christmas Day). Facilities include the Museum Cafe, gift shop, research centre, guided tours, Memorial Greenstone Wall, educational programmes and picnic area...(more)

TEKAPO STAR GAZING - Tekapo

Location: Canterbury

Combine Tekapo’s top two attractions, the largest international dark sky reserve and the relaxing hot pools with Tekapo Star Gazing. Join us for an exciting tour as you marvel at stars and planets using our large powerful telescopes. Join your star guide and a relaxed group of 30 or less as we play tranquil music and soak under the stars...(more)

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AGRODOME - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Ngongotaha

For the past 40 years, visitors have come to the Agrodome to see our world-famous Farm Show starring a cast of talented animals! You’ll learn amazing facts as you’re introduced to 19 breeds of sheep and witness a live sheep shearing demonstration. You can also jump up on stage for the opportunity to hand-milk a cow or feed baby lambs!..(more)

NIGHTSUP - Akaroa

Location: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

The sea floor comes to life under custom LED light kits as you follow your guide around the shore for a full hour. Expect to see plenty of fish species darting along the sea floor. All equipment provided. Akaroa Paddle Board School offers professional Stand Up Paddleboard lessons along with NZ's FIRST & ONLY guided illuminated night time paddleboard tour...(more)

SUNRISE BALLOONS - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown

Experience the magic of the Southern Lakes and the Southern Alps with Sunrise Balloons... float with the breeze and enjoy the amazing scenery and 360 degree views. With more than 18 years of ballooning history and summer and winter flights, Sunrise Balloons have the experience and knowledge to make your Queenstown hot air balloon trip truly memorable...(more)

STARDOME OBSERVATORY & PLANETARIUM - Auckland

Location: Auckland

One of Auckland's best and most popular attractions where you can experience the unique wonders of New Zealand's night sky through telescopes and Planetarium shows. Be amazed and awestruck as your guide takes you on an unforgettable tour of our universe. Planetarium shows run every night (Wednesday to Sunday) and weekend afternoons. Evening shows include courtyard telescope viewing (weather permitting)...(more)

GLACIERS COUNTRY KAYAKS - Franz Josef

Location: West Coast - Okarito and Whataroa

We invite you on a kayaking tour that you'll never forget. Ranked number one thing to do while in Franz Josef! Explore a glacial lake, native rainforest and views of the unique alpine environment with Glacier Country Kayaks. Read more about our team, before we meet you out on the lake! Unique kayak adventure just minutes from Franz Josef Glacier!..(more)

CAPE FAREWELL HORSE TREKS - Golden Bay, Nelson

Location: Nelson - Golden Bay

Cape Farewell Horse Treks offer horse rides ranging from 1.5 hours, to over-nighters, to seven days plus! Each of our horse treks offer stunning views over farmland and beach, and include river crossings, caves and the option of a gallop along the white sand beaches for horse lovers. Open most days for horse treks...(more)

AMAZEME - Paradise Valley

Location: Rotorua

Amazeme is a fabulous new attraction to Rotorua, located at 1335 Paradise Valley Road. Get lost in 1.4 kilometres of winding hedge lined pathways as you try find the centre of the maze. You are bound to lose your way and are guaranteed to have loads of fun exploring this maze in Rotorua...(more)

JET THRILLS - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch North

The stunning Waimakariri River comes to life when you take a jet boat ride with Jet Thrills. Thrill seekers ride close to Christchurch hotels and airport. Share the guides passion for jet boating and New Zealand rivers. A Jet Thrills jet boat ride is a must do when visiting Christchurch...(more)

SERIOUS FUN RIVERBOARDING - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

Join world pioneers surfing the historic Kawarau River, now celebrating 25 years. Choose from 3 levels of adrenalin adventure, Drifting, Sledging or Riversurfing. Small, personalized trips where our qualified guides will teach you how to surf the waves, ride whirlpools and play on eddy lines. If you’re going to do one water activity in Queenstown, it HAS to be this...(more)

CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN - Lower Waitakere, Auckland

Location: Auckland West

Absolutely amazing crystal and mineral museum situated in the foothills of the Waitakere ranges, only a 20-minute drive from the Auckland CBD. Waiting to be found are ancient fossils as well as the biggest and most unusual selection of crystals and minerals in New Zealand, selected from around the world. Delicious cafe, farm animals and children's playgrounds. Group tours welcome...(more)

OMAKA CLASSIC CARS - Blenheim

Location: Marlborough

Showcasing vehicles from 1950's - 1980's, a time of carefree, wild, individual design with charisma, chrome and large grilles. Austins, Holdens, Jaguars, Zodiacs, Fords, and much more offer insight into Marlborough and New Zealand motoring. Nostalgia envelops you as you revisit an era through the cars on display. Opening hours; 12 noon to 4pm daily. Outside these hours by arrangement...(more)

WANAKA BIKE GUIDES - Wanaka and Central Otago

Location: Wanaka - Wanaka Town

Wanaka Bike Guides are a team of professional, friendly, local biking enthusiasts who love showing our guests the best bike rides in New Zealand. Bike tours ranging from just a couple of hours to a full day and even an overnight biking adventure. All are bike tours offer stunning lake & mountain scenery with lots of..(more)

AWOL CANYONING ADVENTURES - Piha, Auckland

Location: Auckland - South

AWOL Adventures offer full day, half day and night canyoning trips in the Piha Canyon as well as a full day trip in the Blue Canyon. The trips include transport provided from central Auckland. Not only can you experience some great canyoning, but you will see coastal subtropical rain-forest, and learn about the flora/fauna and history of the Piha area...(more)

RAFTING NEW ZEALAND FAMILY RAFTING - Tongariro River

Location: Taupo - Turangi

Splash, crash, swim and laugh as you travel through the beautiful reaches of the lower Tongariro River on the best Grade 2 trip in the country. This trip is perfect option for families with younger children, our more Senior Citizens, and it's a great and safe way to experience the thrill of rafting...(more)

STONEHENGE AOTEAROA - Wairarapa

Location: Wairarapa - Masterton

Stonehenge Aotearoa was built by members of The Phoenix Astronomical Society with the support of the Royal Society of New Zealand the purpose of Stonehenge Aotearoa is to encourage people of all ages to rediscover the knowledge of their ancestors. It's a unique place of science and wonder in New Zealand & they offer a wide range of touring options...(more)

PARADISE VALLEY SPRINGS WILDLIFE PARK - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Experience the best of native New Zealand at this beautifully maintained wildlife park set amongst stunning native New Zealand bush. Interact with New Zealand's wildlife, native birds, trout and farm animals. Freshwater spring and Treetops Walk. Lion feeding 2:30 pm every day. Privately owned family business. Wander along the accessible walkways at your own pace, feeding the wildlife...(more)

THE SEA KAYAK COMPANY - Abel Tasman National Park - Nelson

Location: Nelson - Abel Tasman National Park

Experience kayaking in the beautiful Abel Tasman National Park. Spend time exploring the untouched, timeless beauty, visiting beautiful golden sandy beaches, bush-clad islands suspended in clear blue waters, all warmed by endless hours of Nelson sunshine. Guided trips range from a ½ day to 5 Days or freedom kayak rentals also available...(more)

KAWARAU JET ROTORUA & KJET PARASAILING - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

On the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua, Kawarau Jet offers an endless range of activities, combining sightseeing and the cultural aspects of the surrounding area with speed, spins and adrenalin. People of all ages and any size group are welcomed aboard our jet boat to cruise with us across Lake Rotorua or enjoy the exhilaration of KJet parasailing...(more)

GO ORANGE - Milford & Doubtful Sounds

Location: Fiordland - Doubtful Sound

Experience the longest, least crowded and best valued 2-hour cruise on Milford Sound or a full day experience on the more isolated Doubtful Sound. Take in the majestic mountains, rainforest, wildlife and sea creatures. Or jump in amongst it in one of our kayaks alongside an experienced guide on your choice of one of 4 kayaking adventures...(more)

FLY DC3 NEW ZEALAND - Auckland

Location: Auckland Airport

The elegant 30-seat DC-3 provides a nostalgic way to fly. Every Saturday and Sunday, the DC-3 is a familiar sight and sound in the skies above Auckland, operating scheduled 30-minute scenic flights from Ardmore Airfield. Both day and overnight charters are available Monday-Sunday. (Wine tours, air shows, concerts, sports and more). See our Web site for more detailed flight information...(more)

SHEEP WORLD - Warkworth

Location: Auckland - Warkworth

Our Warkworth farm and nature park covers 30 acres of beautiful New Zealand countryside and provides the perfect setting to experience nature first hand. See live action sheepdog displays and sheep-shearing, enjoy bottle feeding lambs and other farm activities. Learn first hand about New Zealand's sheep farming and wool industry in our informative one hour show...(more)

WHALE WATCH - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury

New Zealand's ultimate year-round nature experience offers exciting close encounters with giant sperm whales. Kaikoura's semi-resident sperm whales share their unique world with many other animals, including other whale and dolphin species, seals and albatross - all regularly sighted on tours. Our 95% success rate means we guarantee an 80% refund if your Whale Watch tour doesn't see a whale...(more)

ARION HORSE TREKKING - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

Trek along the lovely forest tracks in a safe and peaceful environment with the team at Arion Horse Trekking. Treks include the majestic and mighty Waimakariri River for some stunning views of the mountains and Canterbury plains and cross the many braided streams when nature permits...(more)

MOHAKA RAFTING - Te Pohue, Hawke's Bay

Location: North Island

Mohaka Rafting provides exciting day and multi-day trips on grade II, III and V water. Our full-day grade III is our most popular trip and includes cliff jumps, gorges and canyons, visiting a gold mine and swimming rapids. We also offer Heli-raft expeditions through the Kaweka Forest Park while camping at hot springs, fishing and relaxing...(more)

BOOM SAILING - WHITIANGA

Location: Coromandel - Opito Bay

Take in Coromandel Icons like Cathedral Cove, Hahei Marine Reserve, and Cooks Beach, on an action-packed and chilled-out exploration of Mercury Bay. Pure Sailing Fun for just you, the great outdoors and the wind whistling through your hair! There is no better way to experience the Coromandel! Or even hire out the entire boat with our experienced skipper!..(more)

CRATERS OF THE MOON - Taupo

Location: Taupo - Huka Falls

Craters of the Moon is a unique walk with a difference; this memorable experience is suitable for young and old. See bubbling craters and steam vents, explosion craters and colourful soils. You can also look at interesting plants that have adapted to be able to thrive in the hot, steamy conditions of the area...(more)

CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE MECCA - Invercargill

Location: Southland

With over 300 motorcycles and motorcycle related artwork from around the world, this collection is widely regarded as a world-class display. Highlights include three out of four publicly displayed John Britten motorbikes and the largest display of Brough Superior in the Southern Hemisphere. Over 60 manufacturers and brands such as AJS, Ariel, BMW, Harley Davidson, Henderson, Indian, Matchless and Rudge...(more)

AIR SAFARIS AND SERVICES - Franz Josef

Location: West Coast

Enjoy a stunning and unforgettable "Grand Traverse" scenic flight of the Mount Cook and Westland World Heritage Parks. Experience the alpine wonderland of New Zealand's highest mountains and largest glaciers on this amazing flightseeing experience. Departing hourly from Lake Tekapo, Glentanner Park and Franz Josef on modern, well equipped aircraft. Every seat is a window seat...(more)

PADDLE WANAKA - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka

Paddle Wanaka SUP & Sail specialises in Kayak, Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Board and Catamaran rentals. Our locally based, friendly guiding team will take you through the history and development of the stunning Wanaka region while taking you through your paces on the water. The ideal day out for people of all experience levels, from beginners through to experienced kayakers...(more)

TREASURE ISLAND ADVENTURE MINI GOLF - Auckland Airport

Location: Auckland

Two 18 hole pirate theme courses giving you the opportunity to putt over pirate ships, past cascading waterfalls, through haunted treasure caves and around shark infested waters. Bookings are not necessary, so come and try Adventure Golf and have fun! Open 7 days and late nights! Looking for an activity that is fun, unique, easy to organise and great value?..(more)

SNOWSHOEING - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

Snowshoeing in Queenstown opens up huge possibilities for wilderness exploration and it's so easy. It's the perfect way for non-skiers to explore the mountains of Queenstown & enjoy the snow away from the crowds. We are proud of our company's reputation for providing friendly, informative and personalised guided walks for small groups in an untouched world of alpine environment...(more)

ALPINE JET THRILLS - Springfield & Waimakariri

Location: Canterbury - Springfield and Great Alpine Highway

Join us on the Alpine Jet, taking you deep into the foothills of the Southern Alps and through the stunning Waimakariri River canyon. Breathtaking views, wonderful mixture of scenery and excitement, our safari tour option doubles as an eco-experience with magnificent scenery, native bush and wildlife. We are located only 50 minutes from Christchurch Airport...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Gondola

Location: Christchurch - Lyttelton

Only 15 minutes from the central city, take a ride to the summit of the Port Hills, 500 metres above sea level. It's a "top" experience! Offering spectacular 360-degree views of Christchurch City, Lyttelton Harbour, Southern Alps and Canterbury Plains. Set atop the Gondola Summit Station, the Red Rock Cafe offers tasty snacks, light meals and beverages...(more)

GLACIER HOT POOLS - Franz Josef, West Coast

Location: West Coast

This is the perfect way to unwind after a day of travel on the coast or after exploring the glaciers. Situated in Franz Josef township, Franz Josef Glacier Hot Pools are a haven of natural tranquillity. Our unique hot pools are nestled between native rainforest offering a range of relaxation options including main pools, private pools, spa and massage treatments...(more)

SKI NEW ZEALAND - South Island, North Island, New Zealand

Location: Wanaka - Treble Cone

Winter holidays and ski packages in New Zealand - build your own package from our hand-picked accommodations, cars and activities. North Island and South Island ski resorts. As well as the skiing there are lots of other great things to enjoy. Let us plan your winter adventure...(more)

SOLSURFER SURF SCHOOL - Raglan

Location: Waikato

Solsurfer Surf School is Solscape Eco Retreat's in-house surf school offering expert tuition for any level and a glimpse into the world of surfing and how we live as Raglan surfers. Our different options include: beginner level lesson, family lesson, next level coaching/one-on-one lessons, surf packages, (accommodation and surf lesson), surf camp, boards and wetsuit hire...(more)

EXTREME MINI GLOWLF WORLD - Whangarei

Location: Northland

Extreme Mini Glowlf World invite you to come and try your hand at Indoor Mini Golf. This brand new 18-hole course has seven amazing themes from the Glow Worm Caves right through to the Ancient Ruins. Come and check it out for yourself and bring the family along!..(more)

REDWOODS TREEWALK - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua

Feel the spirit of Rotorua’s iconic Redwood Forest from above and up close amongst these old gentle giants. This suspended 30-minute ecological walk provides a unique bird’s eye perspective of the forest, capturing its picturesque beauty and ambience which is even more stunning in wet weather...(more)

SHOTOVER JET - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Arthurs Point

Enjoy a world famous, ultimate jet boat experience with Shotover Jet. Shotover Jet has thrilled over 3 million people since 1965, and now it's your turn! 'Can you handle the canyons?' with award winning Shotover Jet, 'The World's Most Exciting Jet Boat Ride', and the only company allowed to operate in the stunning Shotover River Canyons...(more)

TAUPO TANDEM SKYDIVING - Taupo

Location: Taupo Airport

Plummet from 15,000 feet above pristine coastline and snow-capped volcanoes! New Zealand's original tandem skydiving company, operating for over 20 years. With the largest range of camera options. Offering free USBs with HD-footage. Free pick-ups from Rotorua. Qualmark endorsement and multi-lingual staff, your Taupo tandem skydive will be unforgettable. Local pick-ups in our sweet new Hummer. Book now!..(more)

BAY OF ISLANDS KAYAKING - Paihia

Location: Northland - Bay of Islands

Enjoy Eco Kayaking Tours and Kayak Fishing Tours amongst the beautiful Bay of Islands, NZ. Our safe, personalised tours explore hidden places that others simply can't get to (think secluded beaches and caves) and experience the rich wildlife and cultural history that the Bay of Islands is famous for. See dolphins and marine life while enjoying this fun experience...(more)

SUMMERFIELD'S FARM - Karaka

Location: Auckland

Summerfield’s Farm is lcoated in the beautiful Karaka countryside, handy to Auckland City and Airport. Our Christian home is a haven to travelling families who enjoy animals and like plenty of space to relax in. Horse-riding, pony harness-driving, making crafts or going offsite for local fishing, golfing or kayaking trips all just a short drive away...(more)

WILD KIWI ENCOUNTER - Stewart Island

Location: Southland

Stewart Island Wild Kiwi Encounter invite you on their nature walk on a well-formed track across the peninsula, through spectacular coastal forest to a secluded sandy beach. After a catamaran a cruise across Paterson Inlet to Little Glory Cove, in the darkness you will get to see the Southern brown kiwi (Rakiura Tokoeka) - often searching for food...(more)

GEM ALPACA FARM TOURS - Fairlie

Location: New Zealand

Here at Gem Alpacas in Fairlie we offer Farm Tours to all travelers. Spend a relaxing hour with us and over 70 alpaca on our farm. We are experienced alpaca breeders of 13 years. You will be able to feed, touch and get great photos with our alpaca & llama...(more)

THE BULLER GORGE SWINGBRIDGE - Murchison

Location: Nelson

Walk across New Zealand's longest swing bridge, crossing the beautiful Buller Gorge. See the 4.5-metre-high Whites Creek Faultine—epicentre of the 1929 Murchison earthquake. Try your luck with a bit of gold panning, or if you dare, fly back across the Buller river on the high speed Cometline. Located en route to the West Coast...(more)

FARMYARD HOLIDAY PARK - Geraldine

Location: Canterbury

Our privately owned holiday park in Canterbury offers the ultimate farmstay experience for everyone including campervans. Located on 17 hectares of tranquil rural countryside, 5 minutes from Geraldine and 2 hours from Christchurch. Unique hands on farmyard experience for campers. Something for everybody, tent sites, powered sites, onsite vans, two-bedroom cabins. Also fully self-contained one-room studios and family cottages...(more)

DOLPHIN SEAFARIS - Tauranga

Location: Bay of Plenty

Our amazing Dolphin Encounters depart daily from both Tauranga and Mount Maunganui aboard our totally luxury high speed vessels, 50ft power catamaran 'Guardian' and luxury Launch 'Catchup III'. Well equipped with two decks and huge front viewing area for all passengers to enjoy the wild dolphins surfing up on the bow, our boats are comfortable, stable and very family friendly...(more)

HANMER LLAMAS - Hanmer Springs

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Experience natural hot springs, alpine lakes and remote fishing camps amidst the spectacular back country or take a gentle stroll around the scenic surrounds of Hanmer Springs…our gentle llamas will carry everything from a picnic to a fully stocked camp making it possible for everyone. Our guided one day to multi day llama treks open up a world of possibilities...(more)

QUEENSTOWN ICE ARENA - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Queenstown Town

Set in the idyllic Queenstown Gardens just five minutes walk from the town centre, Queenstown Ice Arena offers a great value, super fun activity for all ages and abilities. Whether you're a seasoned pro or someone taking to the ice for the first time, you are sure to enjoy an unforgettable Ice Skating Experience!..(more)

NZSNOWTOURS - Southern Alps, New Zealand

Location: Mt Cook and MacKenzie Country

NZ Snow Tours has four ideal locations throughout the Southern Alps. All of the locations are perfectly situated to give easy access to the best skiing areas in New Zealand! Join other family groups on our Queenstown family package, and take the hassle out of your New Zealand snow holiday...(more)

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WEKA PASS RAILWAY - Waipara, North Canterbury

Location: Canterbury

A historic rural railway that uses both vintage steam and diesel-electric locomotives on 12.8 km of scenic line through the unique and stunning limestone beauty of the Weka Pass. We operate out of Waipara, approximately 60km north of Christchurch. Public trains run every first and third Sunday of each month, every Sunday in January and most public holidays...(more)

COASTAL KAYAKERS - Paihia, Bay of Islands

Location: Paihia

Join Coastal Kayakers for an epic, adventure-filled sea kayaking tour. Explore the beautiful coastal waters, on our Bay of Island Tour, or experience the unique horseshoe-shaped Haruru Waterfall by choosing one of our Haruru Falls Tour options. All tours are designed for beginners and include local pick-up/drop-off service and free tour photos...(more)

ONSEN HOT POOLS - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown

Open from 9AM – 11PM, 7 days a week, with packages to suit all your relaxation needs, Onsen provides a convenient, tranquil escape from the more action packed, adrenaline filled activities and winery offerings in the region. Offering a unique kiwi twist to a Japanese tradition, Onsen Hot Pools is relaxation the natural way......(more)

SNOWPLANET - Auckland

Location: Auckland

New Zealand's only all-year indoor snow resort where you can enjoy the thrill of snow sports and the atmosphere of a snow village only 20 minutes north of Auckland. You can ski, snowboard, tube or toboggan. Our world class facility includes a terrain park, beginner's area, has three lifts as well as Snowplanet’s 7 Summits Restaurant and Bar...(more)

FLIP OUT TRAMPOLINE ARENA - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

Flip Out is an indoor trampoline park with a main arena, kids arena, foam pit, tricking area, wall trampolines and Air Tracks Tumble Strips. We cater for birthday parties and have a high-quality cafe for parents to relax while children burn energy. This Trampoline Arena Christchurch is the perfect destination for indoor entertainment...(more)

BAY OF ISLANDS PARASAIL - Northland

Location: Northland

Bay of Islands Parasail is owned and operated by two local families who have lived in the Bay of Islands for many years. We're passionate about the Bay of Islands, and we love sharing this special place with visitors from around the world. We have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the tourism and marine industries...(more)

MY KIWI ADVENTURE - Tongariro National Park

Location: Ruapehu - Ohakune

Try stand up paddle boarding, the fastest growing water sport, We offer fully guided stand up paddle boarding alpine lake tours with stunning views of Tongariro World Heritage National Park from only $50 per person including gear rental, instruction and return transfers from National Park & Whakapapa Villages. Great fun for the whole family with no experience needed...(more)

DRIFT KARTZ - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Rotorua City

Our purpose built DRIFTING go-karts let you experience the thrill of racing on our indoor track. With our special track surface and high horse power 400c motors you can feel the sensation of drifting as you slide around our track. Come in and give it a go. It's not easy... if it was it wouldn't be fun...(more)

BAY OF ISLANDS WATER TAXI - Paihia, Bay of Islands

Location: Northland - Bay of Islands

Half and Full Day Charters. Sightseeing trips around the 144 islands within the Bay of Islands. Or we can do tailor-made trips to suit ie snorkeling, island visits for walks or swimming beaches. Our skippers and guides are passionate about this area, their home, and ready to share their extensive knowledge. Chartered water taxi - Bay of Islands..(more)

OTAGO FARMERS MARKET - Dunedin Central

Location: Dunedin

Each Saturday morning thousands of people flock to the Dunedin Railway Station north car park to purchase local food directly from the people who made it. Our customers love the friendly atmosphere, the fresh produce, and the bargains that can always be found. 8am – 12.30pm every Saturday, don’t miss..(more)

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ROCKTOPIA - Mount Maunganui

Location: Bay of Plenty - Tauranga

ROCK ON down to Rocktopia where we have 26 awesome Clip N Climb walls with 31 challenges and 18 Rock On Climbing walls. If you are looking for some fun and adventure for the family, we also have the world famous vertical slide and Leap of Faith jump. Great for team building, corporate and family fun. Cafe on site...(more)

KAHU KAYAKS - Abel Tasman, Nelson

Location: Nelson

Enjoy a range of guided tours or freedom rental sea kayaking trips. Our guided kayak trips with will take you along a stunning stretch of coastline for a fantastic sea kayaking experience. Enjoy amazing views of Abel Tasman National Park, check out nesting cormorants, sea caves, islands and the world famous Split Apple Rock...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Avon River Punting

Location: Christchurch Central

Punting on the Avon is one of the iconic tourist attractions in Christchurch. Glide along the peaceful Avon River in Christchurch, summer or winter, wrapped in luxury as a skilled boatperson propels you through a romantic wonderland. "Welcome aboard," says your punter. We supply blankets, umbrellas and even hot water bottles, so you feel snug if it gets chilly...(more)

FUN FARM STAY - Drury, South Auckland

Location: Auckland - Papakura

Located 25 minutes south of Auckland CBD and Airport, near the beautiful Hunua Ranges. Stunning bush walks, hiking, horse-riding, mountain biking and much more. This modern, spacious home features an outdoor swimming pool, BBQ area, and warm, comfortable guestrooms suitable for single, double and small group accommodation. Home cooking is a speciality and we provide FREE transfers to/from Auckland...(more)

A-MAZE-N-GOLF - Hanmer Springs

Location: Canterbury

Be in for lots of surprises along the way when you solve the mystery of the Lost Temple, or have a go at our Gold Rush themed 18-hole mini golf course. Great for school camps, birthday parties, corporate challenges, social club events and fundraising, ask us about group discounts. Located only a two-minute drive or five-minute walk from village centre...(more)

ALPINE HORSE SAFARIS - Hawarden, North Canterbury

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Spend your holiday on one of our exhilarating trail rides in the high country of New Zealand's South Island. Enjoy a guided horse riding trip from two hours to twelve days though the North Canterbury high country. See spectacular scenery including snow-capped mountains, vast river flats, crystal clear lakes and rivers...(more)

AGROVENTURES ADVENTURE PARK - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Ngongotaha

Agroventures is NZ's ultimate adventure playground. What makes us unique? Agroventures Adventure Park is home to the worlds ONLY Shweeb, the fastest and only jet sprint experience in New Zealand. Swoop-Swing from 40m towards the earth at 130kmph, Rotorua Bungy - a 43m leap of faith and last but definitely not least the Southern Hemispheres' only outdoor wind tunnel...(more)

GLASS BOTTOM BOAT - Whitianga, Coromandel

Location: Coromandel - Whitianga

One to two hour boat cruises around Mercury Bay to take in spectacular Coromandel scenery including Cathedral Cove, and local marine reserve. Tours depart from Hahei onboard the Hahei Explorer and from Whitianga on the Glass Bottom Boat...(more)

PELORUS MAIL BOAT - Havelock

Location: Pelorus Sound

During our summer season, Nov-Apr, you can join us on our Mail Boat 7-days a week and from May-Oct, Monday, Wednesday and Friday. With our all-day cruises, you'll visit isolated homesteads nestled in secluded bays, delivering supplies/mail the way it's been done for decades. View mussel farms and see why Pelorus Sound is the mussel capital of the world...(more)

VOLO JETSKI ADVENTURES - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

Located in Lyttelton is Volo Jetski Adventures, the people to visit if you want to drive a custom seadoo jetski or suit up on our flyboard jetpack. Experienced and Maritime New Zealand licensed guides will teach you everything you need to know before embarking on a tour of the harbour. Keep an eye out for the dolphins, penguins, and seals...(more)

UPTOWN BOUNCE - Auckland and Wellington

Location: Auckland - Auckland City

Want to see what it feels like to fly? Interconnected trampolines wall-to-wall, angled trampolines allow you to literally bounce off the walls, airbags, Olympic trampolines, wall running, dodgeball, slam dunk, parkour vaults, rock climbing wall, battle beam. Drop in sessions. Stress free, healthier parties. Toddler Time. Events. Skills classes. Fitness classes. Les Mills kids classes...(more)

SKIPPERS CANYON JET - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Skippers Canyon

Skippers Canyon Jet boat tours in Queenstown. 3 great options include Spectacular guided tour of Skippers Canyon via the infamous Skippers Road, with thrilling jetboat ride. A Scenic Tour - a journey taking you into the natural beauty of land rich in gold mining history. Skippers Canyon Scenic Tour Jet boat ride a half-day tour combining both trips above...(more)

WILD COAST RUAPUKE HORSE ADVENTURES - Ruapuke, Waikato

Location: Waikato - Raglan

Extreme Horse Adventures and Treks. Ride over farmland and up Mt Karioi where you will see wonderful views of the beach, ocean and rolling valleys. Ride through native bush, over streams and down onto the beautiful Ruapuke beach where the black iron (volcanic) sand glistens. Feel the wind on your face - this is a horse adventure with an edge!..(more)

SAPPHIRE SPRINGS HOLIDAY PARK & THERMAL POOLS - Katikati

Location: Bay of Plenty

Welcome to Sapphire Springs, a hidden paradise and the perfect holiday park for families. Located at the foot of the Kaimai Ranges and set on 32 hectares of scenic forest and bush. Sapphire Springs offers caravan, campervan and tent sites on a park-like setting. Features thermal pools, extensive bush walks, glow worms, minigolf and playground. Approximately 15kms from the beach...(more)

ASHLEY PARK - Waitotara

Location: Taranaki - Waitotara

Ashley Park in Waitotara is set in over four acres of landscaped parks and grounds with an extensive Camellia area, picturesque lake and picnic area. Offering a wide range of accommodation, farming and recreational facilities for guests and visitors. Located approximately 20 minutes from Wanganui and 45 minutes from Hawera in South Taranaki...(more)

MIRANDA HOT SPRINGS - Thames

Location: Coromandel - Thames

Miranda Hot Springs offer three pools to suit all swimmers, including an easy access pool. Relax in the thermally heated, fresh mineral water, centrally located just 45 minutes from Auckland, an hour from Hamilton, and 20 minutes from the Coromandel Peninsula. We also provide four private spa pools, coin-operated BBQ's and a shop...(more)