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New Zealand FAQs


  • Mt Cook National Park, New Zealand

What language is spoken in New Zealand?

The official languages of New Zealand are English and Maori. 

What currency is used in New Zealand?

The currency used throughout the country is the New Zealand dollar. Credit cards are accepted almost everywhere and ATMs are very common. 

Do I need a visa to travel to New Zealand?

A visa is required when travelling to New Zealand as a tourist. 

When is the best time to travel to New Zealand?

The best time to visit New Zealand depends on the region you are travelling to. However, summer is from December to February. Travelling to the south of New Zealand will ensure moderate temperatures and travelling to the north the climate is subtropical. 

Is there transportation within New Zealand? 

In New Zealand the best ways of getting around include buses, hiring cars, taxis or trains for longer distances. However, one can fly between major cities. 

Is New Zealand a family friendly destination?

With plenty of activities for kids, New Zealand is a great family vacation destination.


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