New Zealand is one of the most beautiful countries on earth. Known for its stunning natural wonders, tourists come from around the world, and despite the fact that the flight to New Zealand can take a long time from most parts of the world, this doesn’t deter the many people who come to see this beautiful country.
New Zealand self drive holidays such as these https://www.newzealand-instyle.com/new-zealand-tours/new-zealand-self-drive-holidays/ are the best way to see this country – here are some of the places that you must see if you are planning on a trip to New Zealand…
Dunedin – Head here to see the mysterious Moeraki Boulders. Settled on the eastern coast of the South Island, these ancient boulders are around 60 million years old! Not a lot is known about them or how they came to be and there are many legends of the indigenous Maori people surrounding these unique boulders.
Tongariro – This national park is a great place for you if you enjoy a walk. A whole day hike across the alpine crossing will allow you to take in volcanoes, and beautiful lakes, as well as the amazing Mount Doom, made famous from the Lord of the Rings movies.
Lake Matheson – New Zealand has an abundance of beautiful lakes, but this one is particularly special as it is not only beautiful in its own right, but also on a clear day, you will be able to see the picture perfect reflection of Mount Cook in the lake, as well as a view of the two famous glaciers, Fox and Franz Josef, which are natural attractions that serious walkers may also enjoy paying a visit too!