With increased freedom in world wide travel back in our grasp, it is time to start thinking about ticking more off the Bucket-List!
With New Zealand just over the ditch and easily accessible, now is the time to book your New Zealand adventure. Family Parks have 12 fantastic parks to choose from and your Family Parks Travel Rewards Membership can be used at many locations throughout New Zealand.
Skiing in Queenstown
An unforgettable experience for any avid skier is to hit the slopes in Queenstown. Home to New Zealand’s best ski fields, four of which are within easy access to Queenstown itself. The fields offer some of the most perfect powder and terrain for every type of skier or snowboarder. Located in the beautiful Southern Alps of New Zealand’s South Island, Queenstown is the ultimate ski holiday location.
Cruise the Milford Sound
Take in the breath taking, glacier clad cliffs of the Milford Sound – an unmissable wonder in New Zealand’s far south. Appreciate the stunning natural wonders of the Milford Sound while you cruise past waterfalls, seals and dolphins encased in ancient native rainforest. Travel by coach to enjoy uninterrupted incredible views, listen to the knowledgeable commentary aboard your vessel and have a bite to eat all while relishing this special experience.
The rugged West Coast of the South Island is an unforgettable stretch of coastline of dense ancient rainforests, quirky towns, pounding surf, looming mountain ranges and stunning braided rivers. Its magic is something to beheld – rich in history, welcoming and a sense of time gone by, the West Coast offers much more than just beautiful views. Stop and stay at the Hokitika Holiday Park and enjoy some West Coast hospitality, before you move along on your adventures.
The largest city in New Zealand’s South Island, Christchurch is a must-see on any visitor’s list. A distinctly English city, Christchurch also boasts cutting edge modern architecture. Surviving a devasting earthquake in 2011, Christchurch has had a magnificent make over, it’s carefully curated cityscapes should not be missed. A bustling modern metropolis in the city, surrounded by beautiful beaches, peninsulas and bays, explorable hills, legendary plains and the Southern Alps, its diversity welcomes visitors from far and wide. North South Holiday Park in Christchurch’s Northern suburbs can become your base while you explore this fascinating and impressive city.
This North Island city lies on the southern shores of Lake Rotorua and is famous for its breath taking geothermal landscapes, pristine forests and glittering lakes. The Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland is an experience not to be missed – it is a spectacular showcase of New Zealand’s most colourful and unique geothermal elements sculpted by thousands of years of geothermal activity according to the Wai-O-Tapu website.
You can enjoy the sights when you book your stay at All Seasons Holiday Park located in Rotorua, just a short drive from the exciting natural wonders that await!
This unique region and town of the same name is a well known retreat for talented craftspeople and artists. This charming town has a diverse soul and reflects its varied population. Known for its warm and sunny weather, the Coromandel is home to many world renowned beaches, such as Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach – bring a spade and dig yourself your very own beach side thermal pool! There are day hikes, abseiling, canyoning and kayaking for those seeking adventure, as well as providing a laid back, relaxed atmosphere that must be tried to be understood. Miranda Holiday Park is located on the majestic Pacific Coast, the perfect place to begin your Coromandel experience.
Named after Mt Taranaki, the Taranaki region on the west coast of the North Island is New Zealand’s sunniest region! With lush green landscapes, rugged coastline, rocky mountain terrain and remarkable arts and cultural on offer, Taranaki has it all! Taranaki has numerous opportunities for adventure: world class surf breaks and its perfectly formed symetrical volcanic peak call to adventure seekers far and wide. Explore the Coastal Walkway while you stay at Fitzroy Beach Holiday Park and see the Wind Wand, created by notable kinetic artist Len Lye. Soak up the sun, culture and beauty that is Taranaki – “Like no Other”.
Top image ‘Milford Sound’ by Sébastien Goldberg on Unsplash