As countdown for summer vocation has already begun, so many of yours must be freaking out on where to spend this holiday? If you are an adventure-freak and looking for some adrenalin-raising activities, to hit on this vocation, then Newzealand is an ideal place for you.Consisting of two major islands including 27 regions, this country offers you a picture perfect scenario including magnificent sights of mountain ranges, volcanoes the green rainforest, serene lakes, glaciers etc on one hand, while thrilling activities like bungee jumping, scuba diving, whale-seeing, hiking, wine tasting etc. on the other, which would definitely give you such breath-taking experience that you would never forget.
People, who craves for tranquility and silence Newzealand is a perfect place for them as well, as with the population of only 4 million people, this is the least crowded country of the world. So if you are planning to off to Newzealand, then to save your time and energy, here we bring you the bucket list of top 7 exciting activities you should never miss while you are in Newzealand.
Here Are 7 Exciting Things To Do In Newzealand:
Go For Bungee Jumping:
One of the most loved activities for the adventure lovers is the bungee jumping or sky diving, and if you are at Newzealand, you definitely won’t like to miss it. There are many places around where you can participate in bungee jumping from but best places are, Taupo at North Island; even if you have no previous experience in sky diving still you can go for tandem jump here for 12000 ft. Among others Kawarau Bridge at Queenstown also deserves mention, where Kiwi AJ Hackett has first commercialized bungee jumping in the world.
Witness The Magical Beauty Milford Sound:
Situated at the extreme northern part of Fiordland, the country’s largest national park, Milford sound is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Newzealand. With the stunning view of serene deep blue water, splendid costal area, grand mountains, lush forests this place was truly called as Eight Wonder of the World by Rudyard Kipling. To add to the beauty, the nature has blessed this place with Southerland, which holds innumerable waterfalls in the park and which is also considered as one of the highest around the globe. People may opt for Cruise or Flight seeing but if you want to get the real charm of the place then kayaking is the best means to go for.
Hiking is another loved activity in Newzealand and allures number of travelers even the sofa bounds. Its pretty much seducing specially through lush forest, organized treks etc. There are plenty of places to go for hiking, as amidst the mesmerizing beauty of Milford Sound or through the volcanic complex landscape known as Tongariro Crossing in the central region of North Island which also includes few geo-thermal activities including hot spring, steamy water etc, that can give you out of the world experience. Apart from that, you can even enjoy hiking with guide through the Franz Josef Glacier, one of the most easily reached glacier that is expanded to the coastline.
Catch Up The Marine Life:
One of the most popular activities in Newzealand which you shouldn’t skip is the whale-seeing in Kaikoura, the small coastal town on South Island. The cobalt blue sea water which is the amalgamation of both cold and warm water, has blessed the region with an abundant marine life. By taking Whale-seeing cruise you can set to encounter the majestic sperm whale, dolphins, other under water species etc. even off the water species like royal albatross sea bird may also come into the view.
Hit Off The Maori People:
One of the easiest ways to know a country better is to meet the local people and their culture. While talking about the heritage the kiwi people are very much fond of and respectful towards their rich Maori culture, language and customs. On the other hand, the good thing about the Maori people is that they are warm towards the guests. So, to know the culture closely you can attend their cultural festival or the tasty food feast “hangi”.
Get A Natural Spa Bath:
You might have done various spa therapies to rejuvenate your body but what if you get this treatment gifted by the nature? Sounds interesting? Then you must visit the geo-thermal regions which include diverse volcanic activities as hot springs, geysers, mud-pools etc. The best places in this category are the thermal reserves of Rotorua . Even The Hot Water Beach of Coromandel Peninsula is also popular as this thermal beach let you to dig and form your own hot pool from the under spring.
Sip Into The Country’s Finest Wine:
Take a short boat trip of 40 k.m. from Auckland downtown to an amazing island called Waiheke, which is a paradise of lush forest, olive orchards and specially the vineyards, which offers you the finest wines of the country. Apart from that, this place has got couple of the exotic beaches, art studios and hottest cafes to give your evening more a romantic touch and a perfect top off to you day.