Tourism New Zealand announces eight new attractions for 2017


Tourism New Zealand has published a new list of attractions unheard of before. These new gems could be great exploration grounds for those who are looking for new excuses to visit the country again!

Tourism New Zealand has listed total 8 attractions that you have never seen or heard of before:

Helena Bay Lodge, Northland

Set to open in November 2016, the luxury private lodge is going to draw tourists, four private beaches, 3km of pristine coastline, and many intimate coves. Whether to enjoy a leisure travel or a romantic vacation, you can’t ignore this luxury lodge while planning your next vacation!

Nevis Thriller, Queenstown

Extreme sports fan will get to enjoy a new package of height, speed and flight in early 2017! A new level of extreme bungy jumping, the ‘Nevis Thriller’, is currently under development in Queenstown.


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Food & Yoga Wellness Centre, Auckland

A combination of healthy food and healthy lifestyle, a new wellness has launched in Auckland very recently. While enjoying the excellent pohutukawa fringed views across Okahu Bay, people can enjoy healthy food and organic wine and coffee as well as take part in yoga classes and get beauty treatments.

Rotorua Mud Festival

Going to be held from December 2017 to onwards, the Rotorua Mud Festival in downtown Rotorua invites people to roll themselves into Rotorua’s one-in-a-kind mud!

Walking in Wild Wanaka

Tourism New Zealand invites the adventurous souls to visit Wildwire waterfall in Wanaka, and climb alongside the waterfalls and across wire bridges to discover secret pools and canyons.

The Redwoods Treewalk Night Lights, Rotorua

A brand new light show is going to illuminate the iconic Redwood and other trees with spotlights, up-lights and coloured LEDs in the Redwood Forest, Rotorua. The nighttime light show will be launched in January next year.

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A ‘Cheesy’ Experience, Auckland

Go to Sabato, just five minutes from the heart of Auckland city, and watch the age-old ways of crafting the tastiest cheeses. Taste from a huge selection of New Zealand made cheese and buy some from that one stop shop.

Global Campaign Featuring James Cameron

The celebrated filmmaker has been the face of Tourism New Zealand’s new global campaign. Millions of people have already watched the stunning video where he shares the memory of the country he loves.

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