If you’re loved-up and looking for a romantic break, New Zealand should be top of your list. Whether you want to try something new together, enjoy a private slice of paradise, or get an adrenaline fix, kiwis know how to do romance.
For food and wine lovers New Zealand is a paradise; raise a glass to yourselves with a local vintage as you cycle one of the many vineyard trails.
The South Island International Dark Sky Reserve, covering much of the Aoraki / Mount Cook Mackenzie region is the place to be for those starry-eyed and star inclined. The Dark Sky Reserve has been labeled as ‘one of the best stargazing sites on earth’. Who can resist lying hand in hand under the starry sky?
New Zealand in known for its’ ability to product an adrenaline rush, so many couples show their affection by being strapped together and launched from a platform many metres in the air.
If bungy jumping isn’t your thing, perhaps a scenic helicopter ride to a secluded picnic spot will tickle your fancy. New Zealand has plenty of spectacular scenery to offer (and lots of scenic picnic spots too), so if you’d rather keep your feet firmly planted on solid ground, why not hike one of the famous tracks to get to your picnic spot.
Spa breaks are popular amongst couples, and there’s plenty to pick from in New Zealand too. Why not go natural and head to Rotorua to submerge yourself in a mud bath, or alternatively opt for a pampering designed to soothe mind, body and soul. For luxury in all aspects of your trip, there are many boutique accommodation options to suit your tastes.
With so much to do for couples, it’s hard to know what to pick, so why not try a bit of everything New Zealand has to offer on a romantic break.