Get your camera ready! Check out New Zealand's most photographed spots.
New Zealand is home to incredible, scenery, beautiful architecture and plenty of quirky oddities. What better place to test your photography skills than on a road trip across the islands?
Take a look at the most photographed spots in New Zealand to hit up on your holiday and see how your shots compare!
Most photographed TREE
The Wanaka Tree - Wanaka, South Island
Wanaka's famous lone tree, growing out of the lake it's a favourite for both local and visiting photographers, the challenge is to find an angle that hasn't been shot yet!
Most photographed LAKE
Lake Pukaki - South Island
The turquoise waters of Lake Pukaki will take your breath away as you look across to Mt Cook National Park. Try not to spend the whole time behind the lens here!
Most photographed MOUNTAIN
Mitre Peak – Milford Sound, South Island
The world famous Milford Sound will certainly live up to your expectations with its stunning mountains and outstanding waterfalls. Try to catch it on a rainy day to capture the true magic of the area.
Most photographed BUILDING
Dunedin Railway Station - Dunedin, South Island
Dubbed the 'gingerbread house' Dunedin's railway station was named one of the most beautiful railway stations in the world by Conde Nast Traveler.
Most photographed ROCK
Cathedral Cove - Coromandel Peninsula, North Island
The Coromandel Peninsula plays host to some of the most stunning beaches in New Zealand, head to Cathedral Cove to photograph its unique rock formations.
Most photographed PUB
Cardrona Hotel - Cardrona, South Island
Located on the Crown Range Road, the Cardrona Hotel is one of only two buildings still standing from the Cardrona Valley gold rush era. Visit the hotel for a photo op and a little history!
Most photographed CHURCH
Church of the Good Shepherd - Tekapo, South Island
This picturesque church situated on the shores of Lake Tekapo is a favourite among astrophotographers. Head out on a clear, moonless night to capture some spectacular photos of the Milky Way.
Most photographed ISLAND
This beautiful island located off the coast of Auckland is a great spot to sample some wines, and get some stunning landscape shots at the same time.
Most photographed TOURIST HOT SPOT
For all the Lord of the Rings fans out there, you can't pass up the chance to visit Hobbiton and experience the magic of the Shire up close and personal. Take a few snaps to remember this amazing experience.