Before travelling to a country you need to know the basic facts.
New Zealand is a small country, similar in size to Great Britain or Japan. With a population of only four million people it’s also gloriously uncrowded.
Planning a holiday to New Zealand? This section has important and practical travel information we recommend you read before you depart.
i-SITE is New Zealand’s official visitor information network with over 80 i-SITEs nationwide
New Zealand's friendly and down-to-earth people will be one of the things you treasure most about your visit.
New Zealand has mild temperatures, moderately high rainfall, and many hours of sunshine.
You'll find a variety of awesome landscapes in New Zealand, all within easy reach of each other.
Since New Zealand drifted away from the super-continent, a unique flora and fauna has evolved, leaving a land full of interesting plants and creatures.
New Zealand has a rich and fascinating history, reflecting our unique mix of Māori and European culture.