May 18

Kaikoura, New Zealand is a Perfect Holiday Destination

by in New Zealand Holidays

When you decide to holiday in Kaikoura, New Zealand, you can watch the whales, swim with seals, and enjoy crayfish. You can also enjoy the history of the town and the beautiful landscape.

When you come into the town via the north or south, you will find the sea bordering the road. You can see the fur seals catching some rays while relaxing on the rocks. When you come into town, you will see a breathtaking view of the water with the Kaikoura Ranges in the background. The sound of the waves crashing on the shore will awaken you in the morning. Taking a holiday in Kaikoura is a wonderful event, but sea activities and adventures are not all this beautiful town has to offer.

- Visit Fyffe House to get to know the history of Kaikoura. Fyffe House was constructed in 1842 and was occupied by the first European family to call the town home. The House welcomes visitors.

- You can see the fur seals sun themselves on the rocks if you take a stroll past Fyffe House when the tide is low.

- You can hike up the Mt. Fyffe track to get a spectacular view of the town peninsula.

- If you want to see naturally formed stalactites and stalagmites, you can go on a guided tour that will take you through the Maori Leap Cave.

- At the Point Sheep Shearing Show, you can watch sheep being stripped of their wool and then watch as the wool is separated and pressed.

- You can ride a 4 wheeler to view the landscape and see the beauty of Kaikoura.

- The Fyffe View Ranch Adventure Park has a farm park & horses, as well as an archery range and luge sleds.

Besides these exciting adventures, Kaikoura, New Zealand has a ton of other exciting things to do during your holiday.

For a wonderful experience, be sure to visit the Alpine Pacific Holiday Park in Kaikoura, New Zealand.

You can find quiet housing with gorgeous country scenery on the Seaward Kaikoura Mountain Range. You can pitch a tent, bring your camper or RV, book a cabin, or stay in a motel. You can jump into the heated swimming pool or relax in the spa before you bring an end to your fun day of exploring Kaikoura’s coast.


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2 Responses to “Kaikoura, New Zealand is a Perfect Holiday Destination”

  1. From Dianna Garrido:

    Kaikoura is a perfect place for a family holiday. It’s an awesome spot to see the whales. Thank you for sharing your love of the place. I’ve recommended my friends to take a look at your blog! :)

    Posted on 30. May, 2010 at 11:41 pm #
  2. From Mike O'Donnelly:

    I found your site via google, so thanks for the post. I’ve been whalewatching all over the world and must say that this is one New Zealand attraction not to be missed! I wish we had something like this in Ireland!

    Posted on 27. Jun, 2010 at 1:16 pm #

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