Category: New Zealand

Trekking Roys Peak in Wanaka

Day 18: Roys Peak trekking in Wanaka With the Roys Peak trekking in Wanaka, it's what we have dreamed of and with the goal that we stand up today, starting a new day on this trip to New Zealand in 36 days. After yesterday visiting the Fox Glacier and Wanaka, traveling along the incredible road of the Haast Gorge, today we woke up at the Wanaka Lakeview Holiday Park, our accommodation in Wanaka a couple of nights, for after a breakfast, when it is 7 o'clock In the morning we set off, with our motorhome Jucy, to the parking lot from which the Roys Peak trekking trail begins in Wanaka.
10 essential tips for traveling to New Zealand
10 essential tips for traveling to New Zealand
This selection of the best tips for traveling to New Zealand will help you prepare your trip and above all, enjoy one of the most incredible and complete countries in the world. Considered by many to be the trip of their dreams, due in large part to the enormous distance that separates it from Spain and the high prices of flights, vehicles and standard of living in general, we assure you that if in the end you decide to make that trip, no you will regret.
Best photos of New Zealand and flight from Christchurch to Barcelona
Best photos of New Zealand and flight from Christchurch to Barcelona
Day 35-36: Best photos of New Zealand and flight from Christchurch to Barcelona With the best best photos of New Zealand and the flight from Christchurch to Barcelona we say goodbye to this incredible trip to New Zealand in 36 days that has taken us to know some of the most incredible places in the country and that he has given us unforgettable comments that we are sure, we will never forget.
What to see and do in Christchurch
What to see and do in Christchurch
Day 32: What to see and do in Christchurch A route through the things to see and do in Christchurch is our goal today after having spent a couple of days enjoying an incredible list of places to see and do on the Banks Peninsula and Akaroa, more recommended that have also served as a resting point after having spent the last days of the trip to New Zealand in 36 days touring Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki and Mount Cook.
What to see and do in Kaikoura
What to see and do in Kaikoura
Day 33-34: What to see and do in Kaikoura In order to enjoy all the things we have marked on the list of things to see and do in Kaikoura we woke up with incredible views of the massifs that surround the Kaikoura TOP 10 Holiday Park which will be our accommodation in Kaikoura for a couple of nights and we arrived last night after visiting the Banks Peninsula and Akaroa and spending a day knowing the essential things to see and do in Christchurch.
What to see and do in the Peninsula of Banks and Akaroa
What to see and do in the Peninsula of Banks and Akaroa
Day 30-31: What to see and do on the Banks Peninsula and Akaroa Focused on the Banks Peninsula and Akaroa, we leave Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki and Mount Cook, three of the places that some of the moments have given us most unforgettable of this trip to New Zealand in 36 days. It's 8 in the morning when we leave the Glentanner Holiday Park Mt.
What to see and do on Mount Cook
What to see and do on Mount Cook
Day 28-29: What to see and do on Mount Cook With our mind set on an impressive list of things to see and do on Mount Cook we leave Lake Tekapo and Lake Pukaki, where we have been these last days of the trip to New Zealand in 36 days and they have given us some of the most incredible moments of the trip.
What to see and do in Lake Pukaki
What to see and do in Lake Pukaki
Day 27: What to see in Lake Pukaki With an eye on Lake Pukaki, after yesterday we had one of the most complete day making the list of things to see and do in Lake Tekapo that we had planned on this trip to New Zealand In 36 days, today we get up early for breakfast, pick up all the things and get on our way to start enjoying, this time, the list of things to see and do in Lake Pukaki that we have in mind.
What to see and do on Lake Tekapo
What to see and do on Lake Tekapo
Day 26: What to see and do on Lake Tekapo Reading the list of things to see and do on Lake Tekapo is how we woke up today after enjoying a visit to Tunnel Beach and the Otago Peninsula yesterday and checking that the forecast of Time was not as attractive as we expected on this part of the trip to New Zealand in 36 days.
Tunnel Beach and the Otago Peninsula
Tunnel Beach and the Otago Peninsula
Day 25: Oamaru - Tunnel Beach and the Otago Peninsula - Lake Pukaki - Lake Tekapo Tunnel Beach and the Otago Peninsula is our planning today, after visiting Moeraki Boulders yesterday and doing the route through Los Catlins and Southland, we started two days ago. We say goodbye to the Oamaru Harbor Tourist Park, our accommodation in Oamaru tonight, with a bad weather forecast and rains that will last two or three days, because we decided to make this route that includes Tunnel Beach and the Otago Peninsula with tranquility and As the weather evolves, decide where we base to work these days in bad weather.
Moeraki Boulders in New Zealand
Moeraki Boulders in New Zealand
Day 24: Moeraki Boulders in New Zealand - Dunedin - Oamaru Visiting Moeraki Boulders was one of the reasons to make this trip to New Zealand in 36 days and today finally, after two days making a route through the places to see in Los Catlins and yesterday a tour of the places to see in Southland, we will be able to enjoy this amazing place!
Places to see in Southland
Places to see in Southland
Day 23: Places to see in Southland in New Zealand: Cathedral Caves, Purakaunui Falls, Nugget Point, Moeraki Boulders Continue with the itinerary for the places to see in Southland is the forecast today, after having made the route through the places yesterday what to see in Los Catlins, during which we discovered spectacular landscapes, very different from those we had already seen throughout this trip to New Zealand in 36 days.
Places to see in Los Catlins
Places to see in Los Catlins
Day 22: Places to see in Los Catlins: Waipapa Point, Slope Point and Curio Bay - Whistling Frogg Café A tour of the places to see in Los Catlins is the route we have scheduled for today, after having spent the last two days in The Fiorland area, doing a Milford Sound cruise and a tour of all the places to see in Milford Sound, which we have to confess, have set the bar very high on this trip to New Zealand in 36 days.
Places to see in Milford Sound
Places to see in Milford Sound
Day 21: Places to see in Milford Sound: The Chasm Walk, Homer Tunnel, Gertrude Valley, Monkey Creek, Pop's View, Gunn Lake and Cascade Creek, Mirror Lakes and Te Anau Take a route through the places to see in Milford Sound, along the road we traveled yesterday before making the Milford Sound cruise, it is with the idea that we get up this new morning on the trip to New Zealand in 36 days.
New Zealand Milford Sound cruise
New Zealand Milford Sound cruise
Day 20: Queenstown - Milford Sound Cruise in New Zealand The Milford Sound cruise is our activity today, after yesterday we made a route through Glenorchy and the places to see in Queenstown. In principle, the idea was to stay one more day in Queenstown or make the Milford Highway with a stop at Te Anau, but after seeing that the weather forecast was sunny today and the next rainy days, we decided as soon as we got up to make a change of plans and go directly to Milford Sound, one of the essential places to see in New Zealand, to enjoy this spectacle of nature with sun.
Places to see in Glenorchy
Places to see in Glenorchy
Day 19 (morning): Wanaka - Places to see in Glenorchy A route through the places to see in Glenorchy is the goal of today after doing the Roys Peak trekking in Wanaka yesterday, which although really amazing, left us tired enough as for today trying to take the day of this trip to New Zealand in 36 days, with a little more peace of mind.
Places to see in Queenstown in one day
Places to see in Queenstown in one day
Day 19 (afternoon): Glenorchy - Places to see in Queenstown in one day A route through the places to see in Queenstown in one day is what has led us to divide today's day into two parts, the first one taking a tour of the places to see in Glenorchy that we did this morning from Wanaka, for this afternoon, after a small change of plans due to work, come to the city, where we want to spend the day and part of tomorrow, discovering all the things to do in Queenstown we have planned.
Trekking Roys Peak in Wanaka
Trekking Roys Peak in Wanaka
Day 18: Roys Peak trekking in Wanaka With the Roys Peak trekking in Wanaka, it's what we have dreamed of and with the goal that we stand up today, starting a new day on this trip to New Zealand in 36 days. After yesterday visiting the Fox Glacier and Wanaka, traveling along the incredible road of the Haast Gorge, today we woke up at the Wanaka Lakeview Holiday Park, our accommodation in Wanaka a couple of nights, for after a breakfast, when it is 7 o'clock In the morning we set off, with our motorhome Jucy, to the parking lot from which the Roys Peak trekking trail begins in Wanaka.
Visit the Fox and Wanaka Glacier in New Zealand
Visit the Fox and Wanaka Glacier in New Zealand
Day 17: Visit the Fox and Wanaka Glacier in New Zealand. Ship Creek: Dune Lake Walk, Thunder Creek Falls, Fantail Falls, Haast Pass, Blue Pools, Lake Hawea, Wanaka Visiting the Fox Glacier is our goal today, before moving to Wanaka and having enjoyed yesterday a unique visit to the Franz Josef Glacier and Matheson Lake in the afternoon, where we enjoy views and an unforgettable sunset.
Visit the Franz Josef Glacier and Matheson Lake in New Zealand
Visit the Franz Josef Glacier and Matheson Lake in New Zealand
Day 16: Visiting Franz Josef Glacier and Matheson Lake in New Zealand Franz Josef Glacier is our goal today, although the weather has not improved in the least since yesterday, when we started touring the West Coast of New Zealand. Despite this, the forecast says that at noon it will begin to clarify, so after several evaluations, we decide that it is best to approach the area of ​​the glaciers and once there decide whether we wait another day to make the visits or We directly do them today in the afternoon.
What to see on the West Coast of New Zealand
What to see on the West Coast of New Zealand
Day 15: What to see on the West Coast of New Zealand: Cape Foulwin - Tauranga Bay - Punakaiki (Pancake Rocks) - Greymouth - Hokitika gorges Today begins the route along the West Coast of New Zealand, being our first destination Cape Foulwind. Initially the idea of ​​yesterday, after making the ferry trip from Wellington to Picton, was to have arrived here, but seeing that the ferry was delayed a bit and we also stopped to put gas and go to the supermarket, in the end we decided to sleep near Murchinson and today lengthen the route a little more.