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


Plan ahead with detailed weather forecasts of New Zealand’s towns and cities.
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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.
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Rankers Camping NZ App

Read independent reviews from other travellers and discover 1500 camping locations throughout New Zealand with Rankers' Offline Map - no need for WiFi!

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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.
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Great Rides App

If you're looking at riding one of New Zealand's 22 Great Rides, the Great Rides App that is free to install from the app stores will help you pick, plan and plot your way around the trails - it even works offline!

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Join Okay2Stay to discover more than 100 places where you can park your self-contained campervan overnight with local artisan food and wine producers.

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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Just for fun


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.
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Where to Next