There are 14 New Zealand National Parks, each of which showcases the unique and diverse landscapes, wildlife and plants of Aotearoa New Zealand. From alpine peaks and glaciers, to rainforests and beaches – the National Parks of New Zealand will inspire, excite and enthral.

Whether you want  to escape civilisation on a five-day backcountry hike, kayak your way around a sheltered bay or catch a sightseeing glacier flight, the opportunities in New Zealand's National Parks are endless.

Click on the links below for information, accommodation and activities in each of New Zealand's National Parks. Use the button to jump between the South Island National Parks and North Island National Parks.

National Parks of New Zealand

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 Cold Water Hut, Nelson Lakes National Park.  Nelson Tasman Tourism

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 Skydiving at Lake Wanaka, New Zealand.  Lake Wanaka Tourism

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Skiing, bungy jumping, hiking, jet boating... New Zealand is the ultimate destination for fun and adventure! 

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