New Zealand Romantic Destinations
Thinking about taking a romantic break with a loved one, but can't seem to decide where to go?
New Zealand is one of the South-Pacific's best kept secrets and offers all the ingredients needed for a romantic getaway, plus a whole lot more.
Whether its adventure or relaxation, there is guaranteed to be place in New Zealand to capture your heart.
We have narrowed it down for you, according to each individual need, so get your planning cap on and start organising the romantic trip of a lifetime.
The city of Christchurch has an old-English feel and offers just the right blend of beauty, cosmopolitan living and romance.
Explore the Victorian architecture, take a ride on a street tram or hire a paddleboat or gondola and make your way down the Avon River under the sweeping Willow trees.
Unwind and relax in the thermal pools at Hanmer Springs and you will feel all the worries of the world float away.
Experience the ultimate in relaxation while enjoying the scenery of the Southern high country and soak up the cool fresh air that is certain to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul.
Positioned on the shores of the beautiful Lake Taupo, this lovely town is awe inspiring to say the least.
Relax in the thermal spas, visit a nearby winery and dine with mountain views surrounding you.
Regarded as the "Adventure Capital of New Zealand", if not the world, Queenstown is the ultimate destination for couples who love the rush of adrenaline and who aren't afraid to put themselves out there.
Home to everything sky diving, bungy jumping, jet boating, abseiling, skiing and helicopter rides, Queenstown allows you to pack all the fun into one, making is a must for lovers of adventure.
The Canterbury region is world famous as a ski destination, while also being dramatically beautiful and incredibly romantic.
Ski the slopes, learn how to snowboard or simple cuddle up in front of the fire with the one you love most.
Although it is New Zealand's largest ski area, Mt Ruapehu is still is great place to enjoy peace, quiet and solitude.
Take the chairlift up to the top of the mountain, enjoy the picturesque views and journey to the bottom with grace and style.
Serenity and Scenery
The South Island of New Zealand is home to some remarkable sights, but perhaps none more stunning than the Marlborough sounds.
Take a cruise among these stunning feats of nature and you will discover an untouched beauty that is truly unsurpassed.
Dunedin and Otago
Contrasting pleasant blends between urban and rural, the Otago region is a magnificent part of the country, offering everything a romantic couple could possibly need.
From the quaint architecture to the stunning surrounds, this area is a must for those seeking charm and beauty rolled into one.
Known as the "City of Sails", Auckland is a seaside city offering something unique and extraordinary.
Inside you will find all the perks of a modern and thriving city, set amongst incredible scenery and divine mountain ranges.
Perfect for couples who love the city life but still want a bit of nature too.