The Best Outdoor Activities in New Zealand


New Zealand is a small country compared to most. There are more than 4.7 million people in the entire country according to data back in 2017. Yes, it is small, but New Zealand is one of the most visited countries all over the globe because of its many destinations, both man-made and by nature.

If you want to experience a whole new world of outdoor activities, New Zealand is the place to go. Here are outdoor activities you need to experience at least once here in NZ.



A cut-throat outdoor activity for most, a rewarding one for Kiwis. Kayaking is a favourite hobby here in New Zealand. The country has a lot of water trails with stunning reserves and sceneries embracing them.

For example, the water across the Western Bay of Lake Taupo, you’ll witness one of nature’s greatest miracles, the ancient Maori rock carvings at Mine Bay. You also can’t beat the sunrise view at the Milford Sound.You see the shadow of the sun as it slowly takes over the entire horizon. The sunset is even more captivating.

The South Island region is said to be the best place to go kayaking. Find out for yourself.



New Zealand is also home to some of the best cycling trails in the world including the Otago Rail Trail and the longest continuous ride, the Alps 2 Ocean. This trail offers 289km of cycling with panoramic views and vistas to keep you company.

This trail is challenging for everyone including pros, so make sure to prepare everything and get your body ready for the trail.

Scuba Diving


Have you ever gone scuba diving? If you have, then you know just how captivating and exciting the experience is. New Zealand’s underwater habitat and marine life are of the most beautiful in the world.

The biggest sea cave in the world is located in New Zealand, RikoRiko. A variety of underwater species and habitats can be found here. Make sure to prepare the right gear before going on a dive.

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