Planning on heading down to our slice of paradise? Here are a few things to know before you jump on the plane.

The easy stuff


Calculate the driving distances between two places in New Zealand

How much time do I need?

Ideally a month or longer is the perfect amount of time to explore New Zealand. Although we’re a small nation there’s so much to do that the longer you can stay the more you can experience.

Don’t worry though, because everything is so close together in New Zealand, even if you can only pop over for a week or two you’ll still leave with a lifetime of stories.

Top trips

Whether you're visiting New Zealand for a few days or a few months, you'll find ideas here to help you plan your itinerary.

While you're here

Helpful information