Category: National Parks

This guide to National Parks compiled by New Zealand’s Information Network as a means of introducing you to our top natural attractions. We will provide an overview of the character, striking features and wildlife of each park, and will outline the major walking and tramping tracks.

National Parks

This guide to National Parks compiled by New Zealand’s Information Network as a means of introducing you to our top…

2 years ago

Whanganui

Cut loose in a canoe or ‘boot it’ deep into the interior of the largest tract of primeval lowland forest…

5 years ago

Tongariro

Tread a path through the restless, contorted, moonscape terrain of New Zealand’s most spectacular volcanic parkland.

5 years ago

Rakiura

You are invited to visit New Zealand’s southernmost sanctuary and newest national park. It occupies the greater part of our…

5 years ago

Te Urewera

Welcome to the timeless, mist-shrouded valleys of the Whirinaki, Whakatane, Waimana and the jewel-like Lake Waikaremoana.

5 years ago

Paparoa

Witness the weird water-sculptured wonders of ‘Limestone Country’ on the wild West Coast of New Zealand.

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Mt Aspiring

Journey into a tramper’s paradise of cloud-piercing mountains, one hundred glaciers, boulder-strewn rivers and dense rainforests.

5 years ago

Westland Tai Poutini

Soar high above the sparkling permanent snowfields, which feed giant ‘rivers of ice’ on New Zealand’s West Coast.

5 years ago

Nelson Lakes

If you would like to climb to ‘rocky mountain high’ from the valley below, then the ‘twin lakes park’ is…

5 years ago

Kahurangi

Step into an ecological wonderland and marvel at the astounding diversity of New Zealand’s second largest national park.

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Egmont

Walk on the wild side by climbing the scoria-strewn slopes of a dormant volcano, which is ‘The Most Climbed Mountain…

5 years ago

Fiordland

Gaze in awe at the world’s highest sea cliffs, which rise sheer out of the deep, silent waters of Milford…

5 years ago

Arthur’s Pass

Welcome to a different world of rock, ice and snow, and a place where delicate mountain daisies grow.

5 years ago

Aoraki Mt Cook

Sample the high life on a grand scale, in the midst of a breathtaking glacial park - New Zealand’s most…

5 years ago

Abel Tasman

Welcome to the wonderful world of the Abel Tasman - New Zealand’s smallest, sunniest and most popular national park.

5 years ago