Take the family out for a day of adrenalin and fun with Rotorua Canopy Tours. Offering a range of packages, this unique eco-experience has highly trained guides that take you through swing bridges, get you up close and personal with rare native birds and show you first-hand the positive impact of their conservation efforts. It’s an exciting and rewarding experience the kids won’t forget.
Venture into New Zealand’s wildlife at ZEALANDIA Ecosanctuary, set in a picturesque reservoir less than 10 minutes’ drive from Wellington. Try and spot some of the many native species such as the tuatara, tīeke, tūi and kākā as you wander through the sanctuary. Make the most out of your visit and book a guided tour, with tours available during the day, night or at twilight.
Explore the country’s only open-range zoo at Orana Wildlife Park, which is only 15 minutes’ drive from Christchurch airport. Hand-feed majestic giraffes, get up close to gorillas, meet some meerkats or if the family’s feeling a little bit more adventurous, travel through the Lion Reserve. Take your kids on a wildlife adventure and your kids may even see their favourite animal in real life!