Recommended Apps

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Make the most of your time in New Zealand with our recommended apps.

Whether checking the weather, choosing a restaurant or mapping the best route to get to your next destination, these apps can help you enjoy the very best of New Zealand on your holiday.

  • Essential New Zealand Travel Guide

    Discover New Zealand’s Must-do experiences right across the country, and make holiday plans as you go by saving activity listings into Your Trip. Wondering what’s close? Tap ‘Near Me’ to see attractions within 100km (62mi) of your location.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • Zomato

    Search for great places to eat throughout the country by browsing up-to-date menus, photos and user reviews of restaurants and cafes. A map feature makes it easy to discover what’s close to your current location.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • MetService

    Plan ahead with detailed weather forecasts of New Zealand’s towns and cities. Weather warnings, rain radar, 10-day forecasts and hourly updates make this app practical for quick, accurate weather information while you're travelling.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android


  • Google Maps

    Navigate New Zealand with voice-guided maps from Google. Using GPS, get directions, accurate driving times and distances, automatic re-routing and live traffic reports as you journey throughout the country.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • CamperMate

    Handy if you’re planning to camp or self-drive on holiday, this App allows you to find the locations of all of New Zealand’s campsites, free wifi spots, public toilets, supermarkets, petrol stations, hostels and more. You’re also able to access deals that are close to your current location. 
    Download for Apple / Download for Android



  • StarChart

    New Zealand is famous for its dark, glittering skies. Name the stars and planets you’re looking at by pointing your device at the night sky, and Star Chart will tell you exactly what you’re seeing.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • Neat Places City Guides

    Discover what's trendy, fresh and popular with the Neat Places App. Use the app to find what shops, galleries, cafes and restaurants are close to you, and easily switch between cities as you travel around New Zealand. 
    Download for Apple / Download for Android