Recommended Apps

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Make the most of your time in New Zealand with our recommended apps.

Whether checking the weather, finding a city's hotspots or gazing at the stars, these apps can help you enjoy the very best of New Zealand on your holiday.

General planning

  • MetService

    Plan ahead with detailed weather forecasts of New Zealand’s towns and cities.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

     

  • Google Maps

    Navigate New Zealand with voice-guided maps from Google, using GPS, accurate driving times and distances, automatic re-routing and live traffic reports.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • CamperMate

    Handy if you’re planning to camp or self-drive on holiday, this App allows you to find the locations of all of New Zealand’s campsites, free wifi spots, public toilets, supermarkets, petrol stations, hostels and more.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

     

     

City guides

  • Walk Auckland

    Explore Auckland on-foot on one of the App’s 18 walking tours, incorporating themes like heritage walks, writers’ walks and shopping walks.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • Where to next - Auckland City

    Choose to input an idea of what you're interested in, or leave it to surprise you with what to do and where to go next in Auckland. This App knows where you are, the time and the weather.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • Welly Walks by My Tours

    Visit Wellington’s museums, galleries, nature reserves, heritage buildings and most popular restaurants with the themed walking tours on this app.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

     

  • New Zealand Travel Guide by Triposo

    Discover the important places, restaurants and things to do for each of New Zealand’s main cities. This App also incorporates mini guides for smaller destinations.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

  • Neat Places City Guide

    A trendy app showcasing what popular cafes, galleries, shops, restaurants and bars are close to you in New Zealand's main cities, Neat Places is your guide to everything modern, fun and fresh.
    Download for Apple / Download for Android

Just for fun

StarChart

New Zealand is famous for its dark, glittering skies. Name the stars and planets you’re looking at by pointing your device at the night sky, and Star Chart will tell you exactly what you’re seeing.
Download for Apple / Download for Android