New Zealand Travel Guide

Ratings of Zicasso's Service

Pristine nature is accompanied by surprising cultural discoveries in this enchanting South-Pacific destination.

New Zealand will inspire with its towering fjords, stunning glaciers, and verdant countrysides, and Zicasso’s New Zealand Travel Guide will give you the best information and inspiration to visit these places the best way possible.

To get all the details you need to make your dream trip happen, submit a Trip Request, and get connected to a top travel specialist.

Get Top Travel Specialists to Help Plan Your Trip

Lupins around Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
Best Time to Visit New Zealand
The four seasons of New Zealand make it a great place to visit year-round, with October through April the ideal months to visit. From your exploration of Maori traditions to trekking around erupting...
Aerial view of Queenstown at twilight with Lake Wakatipu and The Remarkable Mountains in New Zealand.
10 Best Places to Visit in New Zealand
Wild is the best way to describe the breadth and depth of the country, and the must-see list of destinations in New Zealand is impressive. Nature carved the main islands with pristine majesty to form...
Biking in Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand.  Photo courtesy MarlboroughNZ
Top 8 Things to Do in New Zealand
Known for spectacular scenery and natural beauty, New Zealand offers natural wonder, ancient culture, food and wine, beautiful cities, and breathtaking destinations for an endless list of things to do....
Milford Sound, fiord with snow capped Mitre Peak on New Zealand’s South Island
How to Plan a Trip to New Zealand: Frequently Asked Questions
Embrace the extremes of the natural world in New Zealand and the relaxed ambiance of the North and South Islands with these answers to common travel questions. From exploring the wilderness of ancient...
TranzAlpine along Waimakariri River in New Zealand.  Photo courtesy KiwiRail
The Best Way to Travel Around New Zealand
New Zealand has plenty of options for getting around, and this guide highlights the best ways to travel during your next adventure. Whether you opt for travel by train to enjoy the countryside or via...
Couple inside the romantic glowworm cave in New Zealand
8 Most Romantic Places in New Zealand for Couples
New Zealand may be small as far as countries go, but the island and those neighboring it brag boundless appeal at these top eight romantic places to see in New Zealand. The country’s magnificent natural...
Couple enjoying the view in Queenstown, New Zealand
8 Most Romantic Things to Do in New Zealand for Couples
Slow down, relax, adventure, and explore as you pursue these eight things to do in New Zealand on your romantic rendezvous or honeymoon. The pleasures of New Zealand’s unique landscape, mouthwatering...
Hobbit house on the Hobbiton movie set in New Zealand
Top 9 Things to Do in New Zealand with Family
From exploring Hobbiton to crossing geothermal landscapes, the top things to do in New Zealand with family offer fun and excitement for all ages. Find glow worms hidden in a deep cave, explore mountain...
Tongariro Northern Circuit. Photo courtesy of Tourism New Zealand / Camilla Rutherford
10 Great Walks of New Zealand
The 10 Great Walks in New Zealand can take you from lakeside wonder to the grandeur of the mountaintops, with each new hike opening a brand new view of the local land and culture. New Zealand is a marvelous...
4 Things to Do in New Zealand's Mount Cook National Park

Embrace the captivating natural beauty of New Zealand when you take part in the best activities to truly experience the world-famous Mount Cook National Park and New Zealand’s largest glacier.

You can experience the shining ice and dramatic colors of the glaciers that cover more than 40 percent of Mount Cook National Park in the Southern Alps, including the enticing summit of Mount Cook itself, the country’s tallest mountain.

Besides its epic scenery, you can revel in exclusive experiences among the floating icebergs, jagged snowcapped peaks, and deep crevices that split the glacier’s icy surface to create the perfect adventure during your New Zealand tour.

How to Plan Your Zicasso Trip Budget in 3 Easy Steps

Knowing your budget is an essential component of any trip planning process. Whether the sky's the limit or you have specific parameters, Zicasso is here to help you set your priorities in planning to maximize your investment.

Your interests and preferences on a couples trip will differ from a family-friendly vacation, while a highlights tour will result in wildly different experiences than one designed to take you off the beaten path.

There are three steps in considering the costs of your trip, as a customized vacation that has been designed for you allows maximum flexibility with your spending.

How to Plan Your Zicasso Trip in 4 Easy Steps

Explore the world with Zicasso and work with a top travel specialist to bring your dream vacation to life. The world overflows with wonders to explore and the sheer number of choices is exciting.

Our primary goal is to make the planning, booking, and traveling process easy and enjoyable as you create the vacation experience you want most. No matter where you go and what you do, Zicasso can help you experience the best of travel without the stress.

Working with our destination experts you can plan a trip to anywhere in the world and suit your travel style. Using insider knowledge of your chosen destination, itinerary ideas, and planning strategies, your chosen  Zicasso travel specialist can guide you through the following three steps.


Reviews of Zicasso's Referral Service

4.84 stars based on 1576 reviews.

New Zealand Anniversary Vacation Review: Geography, Sites,...
"Thanks to Geoff and the travel agency our 50th wedding...

Reviewed By Keith M.

New Zealand Vacation Review: Queenstown, Hobbiton, Whitewater...
"We not only found a travel agency, but also a friend, familiar...

Reviewed By Kelly H.

Luxury New Zealand Trip Review: Nature, Kayaking, 23-Day...
"I would be happy to partner with Franck again on a trip...

Reviewed By Guillermo B.

New Zealand Luxury Tour Review: Franz Josef, Te Anau, Scenery,...
"We had a wonderful first trip to New Zealand."

Reviewed By Joan F.

Luxury New Zealand Tour Review: Hobbiton, 10-Night Vacation...
"The travel agency (Sarah) did an excellent job organizing...

Reviewed By Nina B.

New Zealand Travel Review: Karamea, Nelson, Central Otago,...
"We appreciated the customized trip planning and the support...

Reviewed By Cheryl F.