13 Kiwi destinations make it to Lonely Planet's Ultimate Travel List

travel 08/10/2020

Go New Zealand!

World-reknowed Lonely Plant has released it's highly-anticipated list of 500 'unmissable global travel experiences' and, 13 Kiwi destinations have made the list!

New Zealand’s best experience, according to the authors, is Fiordland National Park, ranked 29th, while Queenstown is right near the bottom of the global list, ranked 496th.

KIWI LOCATIONS ON THE LIST:

29. Fiordland National Park
72 . Abel Tasman National Park
80. Aoraki/ Mt Cook National Park
122. Kaikoura
151. Waiheke Island
189. Bay of Islands
207. Waitomo Caves
209. Lake Wanaka
261. Hot Water Beach, Coromandel Peninsula
327. Whakarewarewa
355. Great Barrier Island
419. Stewart Island
496. Queenstown

TOP TEN LOCATIONS:

1. Petra, Jordan
2. The Galápagos Islands
3. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Australia
4. Okavango Delta, Botswana
5. Yellowstone National Park, USA
6. Lake Bled, Slovenia
7. Iguazú Falls, Argentina-Brazil
8. Temples of Angkor, Cambodia
9. Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
10. Annapurna Circuit, Nepal