Planning a holiday to New Zealand? Read our practical travel advice before you depart.

A few basics

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Transport around New Zealand

Calculate the driving distances between two places in New Zealand

How much time do I need?

Whether you have a few days or a few weeks, we have plenty of itinerary ideas. New Zealand looks small on the world map but it is full of diversity – you could spend months exploring.

Recommended Experiences

  1. Auckland City to Coast Explorer

    • Discover the 'Island of Wine'
    • Explore Auckland's west coast beaches
    • Sample gourmet cuisine

    Includes a return ferry to Waiheke Island

    • 3 DAYS
    • 100 km
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  2. South Island Discovery

    • Majestic Milford Sound
    • West Coast glaciers
    • Whale watching

    Includes a return ferry crossing to Stewart Island

    • 16 DAYS
    • 2463 km
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  3. New Zealand Top to Toe Itinerary

    • Giant kauri trees
    • Mountain scenery
    • Kiwi birds in the wild
    • 3 Weeks
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