December in New Zealand

December in New Zealand

Written by Kimberly

Normally at Christmas time there is plenty of snow covering the ground, as well as the smell of warm apple cider or hot cocoa. But, with snowfall come the cold days. So, if you are looking to escape the cold and wet, then visit New Zealand during the summer months. Travel to New Zealand in December right through February, and take full advantage of the warm summer days with campervan hire in New Zealand.

Avon River

One relaxing activity you can do while in New Zealand is to enjoy nature and wildlife at Avon River. Located in Christchurch, New Zealand, this small river is teaming with life from birds, fish and ducks enjoying the water. As you enjoy the river, you can see botanical gardens, go kayaking or enjoy a leisurely stroll along the water’s edge. After your stroll along the Avon river, the town of Christchurch offers visitors fun places to eat and other attractions to enjoy.

Waitomo Glowworm Caves

These caves are renowned for having the largest population of glowworms in their caves. You can look at these breathtaking glowworm caves with the assistance of a tour guide. These trained professionals will keep you safe whether you decide to experience these caves through a boat ride, black river rafting, or ziplining. To find out more visit, the Waitomo website.

Hiking in New Zealand

New Zealand is known for its beautiful landscapes and towering mountains. If you enjoy hiking, then you will love New Zealand. The unique continent offers hikes for beginners or multi day long adventures for those experienced hikers. Visit the Active Adventure website to find a hike perfect for you.

Milford Sound

This destination was named the 8th wonder of the world by Rudyard Kipling. It has stunning views of nature. Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound, and fjords in the surrounding area were actually created by glaciers during the ice ages. You can drive there with a campervan and stay there overnight at Milford Lodge if you’d like.

This December give yourself the gift of adventure and visit New Zealand. It is a land of beauty, history and thrilling experiences. Begin your journey with us today and rent a campervan for an unforgettable vacation.