With a distinct cultural characteristic, New Zealand has a lot to offer to travelers and adventurers who want to have a different experience when it comes to travel. New Zealand is teeming with wildlife and nature that it’s hard not to fall in love with the place. To get you started here is a short list of must try places to visit when you come to New Zealand.

  • Abel Tasman National Park

A nature lover’s paradise, this national park offers a memorable hike for those who enjoy a good trek. Placed against a backdrop of beautiful scenery, visitors can also enjoy opportunities to skin dive and see various wildlife. Best when visited with family.

Photo credit: Flickr- Andrea Schaffer

Photo credit: Flickr- Andrea Schaffer

  • The Coromandel Peninsula

In line with the picturesque nature scenery of the Abel Tasman National Park, Coromandel features scenic beaches as well as forestry that is sure to excite any nature lover as well as casual tourists.

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Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons

  • Queenstown

Queenstown offers various activities that will keep anyone busy for a day or two. From white water rafting to other water sports to enjoying the scenery of the lake and mountain sides, Queenstown will be your go to place whenever you visit New Zealand.

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Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons

  • Milford Sound (Fiordland National Park)

A beauty to behold, Fiordland National Park offers a variety of awe-inspiring scenery from rain forests to coastal views. Tourists are more than encouraged to visit the Fiords to fully enjoy what New Zealand has to offer.

Photo credit: Flickr- Brian Powers

Photo credit: Flickr- Brian Powers

  • Tongariro National Park

Tongariro National Park has so many things to offer in terms of experiences as well as scenery. From breathtaking volcanoes to scenic lakes and plateaus, Tongariro represents the raw beauty of what New Zealand has to offer.

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Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons