Most popular cities in New Zealand

Here's a list of Most popular cities in New Zealand recommended by our experts:

Queenstown, Australia

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Surfing / SailingDesertWildlifeWeekends

Queenstown is a town in the West Coast region of the island of Tasmania. It is in a valley on the western slopes of Mount Owen on the West Coast Range. ...

Auckland, New Zealand

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AdventureBeachSurfing / SailingLuxury

Auckland is a tourist's paradise. The city is cosmopolitan and culturally fascinating and its mountains, rivers and ocean deep invites you to come and explore...

Christchurch, New Zealand

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AdventureSurfing / SailingBeachHoneymoon

Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the country's third-most populous urban area. It lies one third of the way down the ...

Wellington, New Zealand

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AdventureBeachArt And CultureWine Tasting

Wellington is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with 393,600 residents. It is located at the south-western tip of the North ...

Milford Sound, New Zealand

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AdventureBeachSurfing / SailingLuxury

Milford Sound is a fjord in the south west of New Zealand's South Island, within Fiordland National Park, Piopiotahi (Milford Sound) Marine Reserve, and the Te ...

Rotorua, New Zealand

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AdventureLuxuryArt And CultureHistory

Rotorua is a city on the southern shores of the lake of the same name, in the Bay of Plenty Region of New Zealand's North Island. It is the seat of the ...

Wanaka, New Zealand

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Wanaka is a town in the Otago region of the South Island of New Zealand. It is situated at the southern end of Lake Wanaka, adjacent to the outflow of the lake ...

Taupo, New Zealand

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Taupo is a town on the shore of Lake Taupo in the centre of the North Island of New Zealand. It is the seat of the Taupo District Council and lies in the ...

Dunedin, New Zealand

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Dunedin is the second-largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the principal city of the Otago Region. While Tauranga, Napier-Hastings and Hamilton ...

Blenheim, New Zealand

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DesertWine Tasting

Blenheim is the most populous town in the region of Marlborough, in the north east of the South Island of New Zealand. The surrounding area is well known as a ...

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New Plymouth, New Zealand

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Surfing / SailingHills

New Plymouth is the major city of the Taranaki Region on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand. It is named after Plymouth, Devon, England, from ...

Whakatane, New Zealand

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Whakatane is a coastal town in the eastern Bay of Plenty on New Zealand's North Island. It is one of the sunniest towns in New Zealand.

Wairere Falls, New Zealand

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Wairere Falls, the highest waterfall in New Zealand's North Island, plunges 153 metres (500 feet) in two steps over the Kaimai escarpment[1] .

White Island, New Zealand

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White Island (Maori: Whakaari; [1]) is an uninhabited volcanic island off the coast of Whakatane in the Bay of Plenty in New Zealand.