In the Wild Map
Places of Interest
New Zealand has much to offer the visitor and following are some suggestions of interesting areas to visit and enjoy during your time in this country, particularly if you are interested in our unique flora.
How to find more
There are excellent information offices in the main cities, information kiosks in smaller towns along with Department of Conservation Offices or google www.doc.govt.nz where you will see maps, updated route information etc. At the DOC offices there are displays and staff to assist you discovering the highlights in your chosen area.
If you are planning to visit any of the mountain areas make allowances in your itinerary for weather conditions which may prevent access on your designated day. Come well prepared with suitable clothing and sturdy footwear as conditions can change rapidly in the mountains. Sun, rain, snow and biting cold wind all in one day is possible. Never go unprepared.