A holiday or vacation in New Zealand will be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. New Zealand is holiday heaven with it wide range of scenic and adventure attractions. The country is divided into two major islands. The majority of the population lives in the more temperate climate of the North Island and here you will find a bewildering array of scenery ranging from the sensational Bay of Islands region through the exothermally active area surrounding Rotorua, the quiet countryside of the Hawkes Bay winegrowing district and the magnificence of snowcapped mountains and modern ski resorts. On the South Island the biggest city is Christchurch and from here you can explore the Canterbury plains, Mount Cook, Queenstown, Milford Sound and some of the most spectacular Mountains and lakes in the world. This island is the home of the Lord of the Rings trilogy and some of the scenery is absolutely awe inspiring. New Zealand is also a place where great traditions and Maori culture provide and insight into the lives of these early migrants from the Pacific Islands and there footprints can be seen throughout the coutry.
One of the best ways to see New Zealand is by motor home or campervan and there is a multitude of company's vying for your business. There is a comprehensive network of parks providing overnight facilities throughout the entire country. Companies like Kea Campers and Apollo Motor homes have facilities throughout the country to assist you in booking the holiday that suits you best. Another great way to visit New Zealand is through an organized coach tour. There is also a huge range of these to choose from. Check out this site for details of what's on offer. You will also find a rewarding holiday by hiring a vehicle and exploring yourself. There is a host of motels and B&Bs to choose from and this is a wonderful way to see the country at your own pace.
Some of the must see places in New Zealand include Auckland, The Bay of Islands, Hawkes Bay, Rotorua, Wellington, Christchurch, Mount Cook, Wanaka, Queenstown, Milford Sound, the Fox Glacier and Stuart Island. New Zealand is also known as the adventure capital of the world and here you can experience some of the most mind blowing activities imaginable. Bungee jumping from incredible heights, jet boat rides through narrow mountain chasms, sailing Americas cup yachts on pristine mountain lakes and skiing in some of the most spectacular country in the world are just a few of the activities that await you.
Skiing in New Zealand gives the northern ski enthusiast the opportunity to ski in their off season and at the same time experience some of the world's best resorts. On the South island there are a number of resorts available. From Christchurch, the most popular of these is Mount Hutt, however there are six or seven ski destinations available within an hour or so drive. Skiing Queenstown is a must, its New Zealand's premier ski destination with four major resorts in close proximity. They are Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, Cardrona and Treble Cone. Using Queenstown as a base you can experience most of what the country is about and this is an ideal destination with heaps of great accommodation which caters for all budgets. Queenstown itself is nestled on the shores of Lake Wakitipu and towered over by the snow capped mountain ranges that surround it. It is hard to imagine that a more beautiful place exists on earth. Are you able to imagine a more fantastic place to stay than in one of the many excellent Queenstown Accommodation properties?