Things to do in New Zealand

Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)

Te Papa Tongarewa is one of the best and most interesting museums in New Zealand.   This museum has a varied range of exhibits and is well worth a visit while in windy Wellington. Te Papa Tongarewa is a topmost museum along the lines of the Smithsonian Museum in Washington D.C. The exhibit covers a wide range of topics from New Zealand’s culture and history. You can stop by the Te Papa Tongarewa and learn about New Zealand’s precious history. Entry to the museum is free. The whole building is filled with such interesting things to see and learn.  The Te Papa Tongarewa museum is a must see when you travel to New Zealand with your friends and families.

Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)

Milford Sound

The Milford Sound, the name itself says that it’s an attractive destination in New Zealand. If you are visiting in Milford Sound and you need to go on a trip, make sure you land as early as possible for the first existing travel by water. This Fiord has innumerable waterfalls. The view from the cruise is simply breathtaking.  New Zealand trip gives you lots of absolutely breathtaking scenery, waterfalls aplenty, even saw a pod of Dolphins etc… The best time to visit Milford Sound is on a sunny day. The scenery and wilderness here is magical and driving through the homer tunnel is a fun experience. The road out from Te Anau can be closed at times due to avalanche risk so check conditions before you go, snow chains may be needed and the drive is a breezy hilly road with unexpected weather can change, so be ready for there are buses to drive you over.

Milford Sound

The Great War Exhibition

The Great War Exhibition is an incredible exhibit; whenever you visit for New Zealand vacation with your families. There isn’t a whole ton of information to read – it’s more about understanding how the experience of the war felt and exploring it visually. This exhibition always reminds the past and the sacrifices of young men and women soldiers in a world war.  This is an excellent place to visit and learn about the First World War. There is a cafe for food but a little pricey, if you have children so, would suggest as an after lunch activity. The Great War Exhibition is one of the best places when you are visiting for New Zealand tour.

The Great War Exhibition

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland is an amazing place with lots of different geothermal pools. The variation in color is amazing; from the yellow sculpture to bright orange, the shortest walking loop is the easiest and suitable for all fitness levels. The longest loop does have a lot of steps up and down to reach. If you are in New Zealand vacation, it gives you a lot of activities like hot streams, waterfalls, and some amazing scenery. The Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland attraction is an absolute must see when you planned for New Zealand trip.

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland

Huka Falls tracks

The Huka Falls tracks are one of the best places to see if you are visiting for New Zealand trip. The voluminous of water gushing out from the rocks is really amazing to watch. The thunderous roaring of the water, the falls themselves are fantastic. The color is an amazing blue and the sheer power of them is immense. There are several platforms for viewing and for taking photos. There are also 2 paths for walking that are 1-2 hours in length.   There are also some natural hot springs near the park at Spa Road, well worth spending some time for relaxing with them, although they are a very popular tourist spot.

Huka Falls tracks

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