If you’re seeking an unforgettable winter experience, you’ve come to the right place. This blog will take you on a journey through the best winter getaways in New Zealand. 

From snow-capped mountains to indulgent hot pools, we’ll explore the hidden gems that make NZ a winter wonderland. Whether you’re an adventure enthusiast or a leisure seeker, New Zealand has something to offer for everyone during the colder months.

What makes a classic getaway in New Zealand?

New Zealand is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, and winter adds an extra touch of magic to the already stunning vistas. Picture yourself standing amidst snow-capped mountains, with crisp air filling your lungs. 

Ready to explore New Zealand during winter?

New Zealand transforms into a winter wonderland during the colder months, offering a wide array of activities and destinations that are perfect for a memorable winter getaway. From the majestic snow-capped mountains to the cosy cafés and indulgent hot pools, there is something for everyone. Whether you’re seeking adventure on the slopes, relaxation in natural hot springs, or culinary delights, New Zealand has it all. 

New Zealand in winter offers a unique and enchanting experience, with fewer crowds and stunning landscapes that come alive in the snow. 

Whether you’re a local seeking a winter retreat or an international traveller looking for a memorable getaway, book your Great Journeys New Zealand journey for the perfect winter adventure. 

Explore winter on an incredible escape by rail

Journey off the beaten track to discover a winter wonderland of glistening snowfall and indulgent natural hot pools