Land of Kiwi. Land of Rugby. Land of food. Land of romance. New Zealand is picture-perfect. Verdant grasslands, pristine beaches, diverse landscape, delicious delicacies, thrilling adventure sports, stunning shopping experiences, New Zealand will make you fall in love all over again. In blockbuster, record-breaking Bollywood movie style! Here’s where your loved one and you can relive every moment of romance with adventure and lots of excitement! New Zealand is famous for its culture and scenery, but how can one forget the A-class MasterChef style cuisines and local delicacies.
New Zealand is as fascinating as a beautifully filmed romantic movie. Although every part of it will fill you up with amazing memories, here are 5 destinations that will redefine your definition of love.
Do romantic songs inspire you? Would you like to recreate the scene of your favourite love song? Queenstown will sweep you off your feet with its beautiful vineyards, chic boutiques and natural hot pools. Relive the classic chiffon saree moment and dance to the tune of “Sadka Kiya” from ‘I Hate Luv Storys’, at the breath-taking Queenstown waterfront. Prove your love by jumping off the Queenstown mountain, only to land on the ground safely. Capture these moments on Instagram and keep these memories alive forever.
Selfie-lovers will find interesting backdrops in Auckland. This big city will feed your ambitious holiday list. Be it adventure activities that will leave your heart in your mouth or a candlelight dinner that will melt it, Auckland is designed for love. Make your trip even more romantic by getting two halves of heart shaped ice creams, one for each, from Giapo for an Insta pic that will send your likes soaring through the roof. Dance the night away and go club hopping, to explore the different themes and vibe each place has to offer. Adventure seeking couples can jump off the Sky tower or indulge in kayaking for an adrenaline rush. Gift a greenstone to your partner that signifies love. Try out new ice cream flavours at the Hokey Pokey outlet in South Auckland.
Set foot on this alluring beach paradise where the trees sway to the rhythm of the sea and so can you! Be the Katrina Kaif to your Siddharth Malhotra and dance in swimsuits to “Sau Aasmaan”, from the movie “Baar Dekho”. Get down on your knee and relive the day you proposed for a tik tok video that you’ll want to watch over and over again. Feeling the urge to take your romance to another level? Go snorkelling and discover the beauty of the ocean under your feet.
Sing to the melodies of “Kyu chalti hai pawan, kyun jhoome an gagan, na tum jaano na hum” at the very place this song was shot. Or come closer as you support each other during an ice-skating class and rediscover the strength of your love. Christchurch is a place that will add the perfect amount of spice and sweet to your relationship with its lively nightlife, awe-inspiring buildings, murder mystery dinner and loads of exciting activities.
White sandy beaches lined with towering palm trees wait to welcome you. Waters every shade of blue invites you to dive in. Vineyards that are all set to entice you. What can be more intoxicating than a trip to Waiheke! Romantic strolls through beautiful vineyards, sipping on fine wine in an intimate setting as you watch the sun set is something that should feature in every romantic guidebook. You could also take your commitment miles ahead with a scenic drive in a vintage car or fulfil the dream of dupatta flying, in a convertible for an extra dose of fun.
Starry-eyed romantics will have the best opportunity to spend quality time at the Waitomo Caves. Head to this Northern Island attraction and get star struck by the beautiful night sky, just like Katrina Kaif and Hrithik Roshan do in ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’. Experience stars around you as thousands of glow worms gather under the limestone caves and sparkle right in front of your eyes. Add some thrill with adventure activities like abseiling, black water rafting and spelunking. Call it a day by camping on the hillside amidst nature.
Clink your wine glass filled with the world-famous Sauvignon blanc at an alluring winery. Treat your taste buds to mouth-watering scrumptious seafood, staring at the most outstanding view of flora and fauna with your partner. Feeling romantic? Run through the long vineyard trail towards your loved one for the classic DDLJ feels. If you’re all about nature, relax and admire the lush forests by taking a kayak trip or hopping on a cruise, to explore the Marlborough Sounds. If that is not enough, take a walk along Queen Charlotte Track and engage yourselves in one of the most famous hikes of New Zealand.
Every inch of this Island will fill you up with love and add a tinge of magic in your relationship. With so much to offer, there is no better place for a romantic getaway that will be a treasure for lifetime. Start planning the special Bollywood moments you will want to relive with your spouse!