The 10 Most Beautiful Views in New Zealand

The 10 Most Beautiful Views in New Zealand

New Zealand is a vast country rich with scenic grandeur on a magnificent scale. From busy cities to towering mountains to rushing blue streams, splendor is always on display in NZ. Although this is only a small sample of what the country has to offer, here are arguably the 10 most beautiful views in New Zealand:

10. Nugget Point Lighthouse

This beautiful lighthouse sits on Nugget Point in the Otago region of New Zealand’s South Island overlooking rocky islets (aka the Nuggets). Construction on the lighthouse began in 1869 and it was first lit in 1870. It has seen some upgrades over the years going from having an oil lamp to electric 1000 w lamp and then being replaced with an LED beacon in 2006.

Nugget Point Lighthouse new zealand

9. Cathedral Cove

Cathedral Cove is a marine reserve located on New Zealand’s Coromandel Peninsula covering 2,100 acres. While there are amazing sights to take in throughout the reserve, one of the most famous is of the rock arch formations along the coast. This area is popular with tourists and receives about 150,000 visitors per year.

Cathedral Cove New Zealand
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