New Zealand trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Holiday Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

New Zealand

Trip Planner South Pacific  /  New Zealand
Nature Museums Sightseeing

Land of the Long White Cloud

Far-flung New Zealand has become known for its astounding topography, singular biodiversity, varied climate, and for marrying native Maori and post-colonial European cultures on its two main islands and the multitude of smaller landmasses dotted around them. Free-spirited New Zealanders cultivate a love of sports, sustainability, and the outdoors. Far from other landmasses, the islands existed for millions of years before being inhabited by humans, so an abundance of species have come to thrive in the thick, wild rainforest, vast and rugged backland, and extensive surrounding marine areas. While much of New Zealand tourism centers around adventures through this spectacular scenery, take time to explore the nation's rich cultural heritage as well. The traditions and history of the Maoris, and the industry and internationalism of the descendents of the first European settlers endure in fascinating attractions, ranging from museums, to farms, to places of worship. Plan your tour of New Zealand and New Zealand travel itinerary using our New Zealand trip planner.
Read the New Zealand Holiday Planning Guide »
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to New Zealand

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plan in the cities

Visit top cities in New Zealand:
Fun & games, adventure, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, scenic drive, trails
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Nature, historic sites, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Parks, nature, adventure
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Nature, sightseeing, parks
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »

Where to stay in New Zealand

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Best Deals Guaranteed

Recently planned trips to New Zealand

16 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Auckland & Wellington BY A USER FROM CANADA February, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Auckland BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM ROMANIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 27 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Blenheim, Nelson-Tasman Region & Auckland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Christchurch BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans