New Zealand is an idyllic honeymooner’s destination. Its landscape includes towering mountains, jaw-dropping glaciers and volcanoes, stunning beaches and endless farmland and grassland – everything a honeymoon couple could ask for and more!
Queenstown is known as the ‘Adventure Capital of the World’ and provides thrills that will get your blood pumping. Explore raw nature at one of Queenstown’s many geothermal fields such as Painter’s Palette features, bubbling mud pools and silica terraces – they will all take your breath away!
1. Bungee Jumping
New Zealand, situated in the southwestern Pacific region, is famed for its otherworldly scenery, breathtaking waterfront views and movie-set landscapes – but it’s also one of the world’s adventure capitals. Home to one of the first commercial bungee jump sites at Queenstown’s Kawarau Gorge Suspension Bridge for commercial bungee jumping as well as popularizing zorbing; New Zealand has long been an exciting adventure hotspot for couples who seek more than romantic islands or wine tastings alone!
Travel to Auckland for an adrenaline rush – the original home of New Zealand bungee jumping. At its harbor bridge, thrill-seekers can experience a 43 meter drop into Waitemata Harbour below!
Rotorua’s Agroventure Center provides another fantastic option, where visitors can take the plunge from an elevated platform at 131 feet. From here, visitors can admire stunning views of both Lake Rotorua and surrounding countryside below, or combine their bungy jump with a guided bridge walk tour for even greater adventure!
If a jump off of a bridge isn’t your cup of tea, zip lining may still offer thrills in New Zealand’s latest adventure activity: ziplining. While many options exist across the country for this activity, one popular destination for tandem zip lining in Tongariro Crossing in Central Plateau region offers beautiful flitter through lush forests and snow-topped mountain ranges on tandem zipline tandem line tandem line tandem ziplines. If the Tongariro Crossing proves too busy for romantic honeymoon couples visiting New Zealand this honeymoon trip – alternative day hikes could offer equally spectacular vantages of New Zealand scenery.
2. Zip Lining
New Zealand is an ideal honeymoon destination for adventurous couples looking to push the envelope on their vacation. Couples can experience adrenaline-charged river rapids along Shotover River or enjoy breathtaking panoramic views with heliskiing. And those seeking even greater thrills can explore Abel Tasman National Park’s underground caves while swimming with dolphins!
No trip to New Zealand would be complete without experiencing its iconic Bungy Jump. This daredevil activity should be part of any itinerary; be it Queenstown (known for adventure activities), Auckland or Wellington.
If you’re afraid of heights, don’t despair; tandem jumps offer an adrenaline-pumping adventure that you and a partner can share together, or zip two (City View), an outdoor zip line which sails above treetops offering incredible views of the city below.
Unleash your inner monkey on one of these hire-wire courses available in Auckland, Wellington, the Bay of Plenty and Christchurch. Professionally run high ropes and ziplining adventures offer challenging high ropes courses like Indiana jumps or crossed logs that you must overcome together with your newly married spouse to complete this unforgettable course! With stunning natural views as a breathtaking backdrop for adventure await you both along this unforgettable course journey.
3. Skiing or Snowboarding
Skiing or snowboarding should be at the top of your honeymoon adventure list if visiting New Zealand during wintertime. Alpine resorts provide breathtaking snowcapped mountain views as well as romantic hot tubs for relaxation after a day on the slopes, providing thrilling thrills down pristine snowy hills while getting a great workout and having tons of laughs together with your loved one.
New Zealand was where bungee jumping first originated, so making an adventure-seeker trip out to Queenstown’s Kawarau Bridge for a jump should not be missed. Not for those easily scared off, but an unforgettable experience – perfect to share with new spouse!
White water rafting is another thrilling honeymoon activity in New Zealand that won’t disappoint: this adrenaline-pumping ride through Rotorua and Queenstown waterfalls and rivers will get your blood pumping! Not for those scared of adventure!
Wine lovers will delight in taking a New Zealand wine tour. There is an abundance of regions for them to discover throughout this South Pacific island nation – Waiheke Island near Auckland; Marlborough on the North shore of South Island; and Central Otago in its southeast corner are just three. Many of these regions boast luxurious accommodations that look straight off Pinterest boards while some even boast panoramic ocean views!
4. Wine Tasting
New Zealand offers the ideal blend of relaxation and adventure on any honeymoon trip. Its sprawling national parks boast breathtaking natural beauty, while the culture is just as captivating. Relax at a vineyard, take in stunning mountain views from a train, or get lost in gallery displays – your Zicasso travel specialist will customize an itinerary specifically tailored for you and your partner.
Wine tasting tours in New Zealand offer an ideal way to learn and appreciate its world-class wine. Most organized tours visit several vineyards, while also highlighting its history, environment and agriculture. In some instances tours may combine wine tasting with other activities like chocolate or cheese sampling, olive oil tasting or visits to farms for deli platter lunches – for an experience truly unlike any other!
Waiheke Island offers everything a wine enthusiast could ask for in a honeymoon destination: elegant luxury retreats, charming B&Bs and romantic glamping options await. Toast your love in one of its vineyards before walking hand-in-hand along its beaches – it makes the ideal escape!