New Zealand’s landscape is quite literally other-worldly. So much so, that it’s natural beauty has been chosen as the backdrop for award-winning films. From the countryside filled with jagged mountains and massive glaciers, to the towering volcanos and bubbling geysers, majesty abounds in this remote gem.
Take in New Zealand’s incredibly unique scenery with endless outdoor activities. Some of the most unique activities include cave rafting, river jet boating, and “Zorbing.” ZORB Globe Riding (Zorbing) was invented in Queensland and has since taken the world by storm. Essentially, you’re rolling down a hill in a huge inflatable globe. What could be more fun?
If you want to take in some of the cinematic history, New Zealand is home to many Lord of the Rings themed tours. The tours take participants on a journey to middle earth, visiting real sights used in the storied franchise.
Whether you’re visiting New Zealand for outdoor adventures or for LOTR-themed outings, you’re first visit won’t be your last.