For families traveling to New Zealand on holiday, finding activities that everyone will enjoy isn’t hard to do. There are lots of activities that will provide entertainment for every age.
The stunning natural landscapes are what New Zealand is best known for. Mountains and coastlines offer easily accessible paths that are appropriate for walking or hiking. A single hike can produce a variety of landscapes and amazing features that will not only delight little ones, but also give them something to do with all that energy.
Auckland Museum of Transport and Technology
MOTAT is a favorite among kids for its broad range of experiences designed with them in mind. Horse and Carriage rides, Blacksmith Forge, and the Village Handcrafts demonstration are just some of the changing features offered at the museum.
Enchanted Forest Mini Golf
This is another Auckland-based activity that is fun for nearly any age. It’s the perfect place for family members to enjoy a day of entertainment together.
Bounce & Beyond
Granted, bouncing isn’t limited to New Zealand but the largest inflatable playground in Auckland is irresistible for kids of any size or age.
Monarch Wildlife Cruises and Tours
These tours in Dunedin take tourists closer to the unique wildlife found in New Zealand. Kids will love seeing seals, penguins, and other mammals found along the Otago Peninsula. Choose from a one-hour, half-day, or full-day cruise or tour.
International Antarctic Centre
Considered one of the best tourist attractions in New Zealand, the International Antarctic Centre in Christchurch offers visitors of all ages and exciting and interactive experience. Kids love playing in the snow room, hanging out with the Little Blue Penguins, and learning all about life in Antarctica. The fun also includes a ride on a Hagglund.
There are family-friendly activities in every area of New Zealand including those that are mild and relaxing and more adventurous activities for the kids who are a little bit older. New Zealand is the ideal holiday destination for families looking for a fun and entertaining experience they can enjoy together.