Getaways Blog

05 September 2014

New Zealand Golf Travel at its finest

There are very few visitors to New Zealand who ever leave ‘The Land of the Long White Cloud’ disappointed and the same is true about those who treat themselves to a golfing holiday in this amazing part of the world.

New Zealand

Golfers are spoilt for choice with destinations in New Zealand and whether you want to stay in one spot and enjoy all a particular region has to offer on and off the golf course, or experience the perse landscapes and golf on offer in other parts of the country, New Zealand can provide you with the perfect golfing holiday.

Queenstown Region

The ever popular Queenstown region offers so many activities and some of the best golf courses in the world, all within a ten minute drive of each other. The Hills, Jacks Point, Millbrook and Kelvin Heights are all remarkable courses and provide some of the most spectacular vistas to be found anywhere on the planet.

The Taupo region in the North Island

The Taupo region in the North Island is home to the Jack Nicklaus designed Kinloch and Wairakei International. These two courses alone will make a journey from any part of the world seem worthwhile.

Just a two hour drive from Taupo is the incredible Cape Kidnappers. Ranked at Number 38 in the World’s Top 100 Golf Courses, its fairways wind along cliffs tops to greens perched 400 feet above the Pacific Ocean with views out to the magnificent Hawkes Bay.

The main centres of Auckland and Wellington

The main centres of Auckland and Wellington offer a huge range of culture and persity as well as many of the top ranked courses in the country. Paraparaumu Golf Club and Royal Wellington in the nation’s capital and Titirangi in Auckland are perfect courses to begin or end any golf holiday to New Zealand.

To make your New Zealand golfing dream a reality, contact the team at International Golf Specialists today.