Good news for anyone who would like to travel to New Zealand: tourists will be welcome again from May. Since March 2020 it is almost impossible to enter New Zealand. But that is finally coming to an end. As a traveler guy, you now can travel to this fantastic country again from 2 May. For the time being, it is still required that you are fully vaccinated against corona and you need a negative test result.
3 reasons to visit New Zealand
New Zealand is actually a paradise for every traveler. The country has beautiful nature, but also nice cities, beautiful beaches and it offers you plenty of opportunities for experiencing adventures. If you are still in doubt, we have listed 3 reasons for you. In any case, the country is more than worth the long journey!
1. The dazzling landscapes
New Zealand has landscapes that never cease to amaze you. The North Island is best known for its rugged coastlines, remarkable caves and volcanoes. The South Island is home to glaciers, breathtaking mountain ranges, lakes and forests. The beauty of the country surprises every traveler, just like the varied landscapes.
2. It’s an adventurer’s paradise
Looking for adventure and an active holiday? You can have fun in New Zealand! Because it is a paradise for everyone who loves hiking and outdoor activities. You can enjoy rafting, flying over forests with a zipline, skydiving, climbing and exploring caves. And New Zealand is a great country for anyone who enjoys hiking. The country is full of well-marked hiking trails, short and long. You can also make multi-day hikes through, for example, Fiordland, Tongariro National Park or Stewart Island.
3. New Zealand has a unique culture
Discover the special Maori culture when you visit the country. The indigenous people have successfully maintained their own traditions. About 14% of the population is Maori. Before you visit New Zealand, therefore, be sure to familiarize yourself with the Maori. During your trip, that makes it a lot easier to have interesting conversations with the indigenous people.