Plan your New Zealand backpacking holiday, including these epic Taupo experiences.

Things to know about your New Zealand backpacking holiday.

  • Getting around New Zealand

    Find out why getting around New Zealand is easy as.

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  • Climate & Weather

    New Zealand is fantastic to visit year-round. Find out about our weather and seasons.

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  • Find somewhere to stay

    Check out our range of accommodation options.

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