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Cheap flights to New Zealand

Cheap Flights to New Zealand

New Zealand is the perfect destination for you if you're looking to add a new level of excitement to your travels. As the uncontested adventure capital of the world, New Zealand is sure to please thrill seekers. New Zealand's cosmopolitan cities and scenic countryside are also perfect for those who want to relax, sightsee, and take in the local food and culture. Whatever your dream vacation consists of, you can find the cheapest flights to New Zealand destinations with Skyscanner's flight search feature.

What to Do in New Zealand

The hardest part about planning a trip to New Zealand is deciding which of the numerous available activities to pack into your limited stay! You'll definitely want to try out some of New Zealand's legendary hikes. New Zealand is home to nine unique "Great Walks" that will take you through forests, beside lakes, overtop of mountains, and along beautiful beaches and fjords. The Abel Tasman Coastal Track should be at the top of your list.

If you're really looking for a thrill, then don't pass up on the chance to go bungy jumping off the 134-metre tall Nevis Bungy. You can also go for a stroll on the majestic Fox Glacier, or for an afternoon swim with dolphins in The Bay of Islands.

New Zealand's cities are just as interesting and worth exploring as its great outdoors. If you're going to be spending some time in Auckland, then make the most out of your stay with a city tour, a stop in one of the cities many museums and galleries, and a sampling of delicious local seafood and wine.

Best Time to Fly to New Zealand

New Zealand is a fantastic travel destination at any time of year. The warmest and therefore the busiest months, when most tourists come to hit the beach, are the summer months of December, January, and February. The spring months (September, October, and November) and the fall months (March, April, and May) are a little cooler but the perfect time to go if you're looking for quieter hiking trails. Winter in New Zealand (June, July, and August) is prime time for snow sports and winter hiking. Whatever time of year you decide to go, you can find the best deals on New Zealand hotels with Skyscanner.

Airports in New Zealand

International travellers to New Zealand typically arrive either through Auckland International Airport or Christchurch Airport. Auckland Airport is the larger and busier of the two, with travellers arriving daily on direct flights from all over the world. If you're going to be visiting the North Island, then chances are you'll be flying into Auckland Airport. Christchurch Airport, on the other hand, serves the South Island. You can find great deals on transportation from either Auckland Airport or Christchurch Airport with the Skyscanner car rental feature.

Tips for Canadians Travelling to New Zealand

Canadians travelling to New Zealand for vacation don't have to worry about a tourist visa, as tourist visas are only required for stays longer than 90 days. You will, however, need to present a passport which will be valid for three months after your expected date of departure.

Make sure that your passport is good to go and start planning the trip of a lifetime to New Zealand, the island nation that offers something for every traveller, from the thrill seeker to the foodie.

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