Experience an unforgettable winter holiday with postcard views, epic ski fields and fun ski resorts on your New Zealand ski holiday.

Embark on a winter holiday of a lifetime in New Zealand, where you'll experience spectacular landscapes and scenery, uncrowded slopes for beginners to heli-skiing for the more adventurous, all within easy reach of world-class ski resorts and exciting off-mountain activities.

Where else in the world can you ski on a glacier while looking down to the sea?

New Zealand is a winter wonderland with snow experiences to suit every level of skier or snowboarder. Choose from the snowy peaks of the North Island with an active volcano to ski on or the wide-open terrains of the South Island, there's snow to suit everyone in New Zealand.

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Postcard views at every ski turn, alpine peaks, azure lakes and resort towns alive with Kiwi hospitality: These are the highlights of a ski holiday in New Zealand.

In the South Island, home to three main skiing regions, expect world-class ski schools, accommodation close to the ski fields with transport from door to slope and value for money ski deals covering the essentials. Did we mention fine dining, adventure activities and wineries close to town?  In the North Island, ski on an active volcano at Mt Ruapehu, New Zealand's largest commercial ski field - now that's something to write home about!

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