Cheap Flights Tickets, Holidays and Hotel Deals - Southall Travel
ABTA Logo
Close
Cheap Flights Tickets, Holidays and Hotel Deals - Southall Travel

The best deals are just a call away!

Call us now

0208 843 4444 (8am - 10pm)

Free Call Back We'll call you

We'll call you back shortly
  • +44

For the best prices call today

0208 843 4444 (8am to 10pm)

COVID-19 Package Update

The clear skies of New Zealand offer some of the most stunning and clear views of the stars in their constellations, shooting stars and meteors. Star gazing enthusiasts from various parts of the world meet at various destinations across New Zealand laden with their professional telescopes and other equipment in the hope of gratifying their visual senses. New Zealand’s South Island has also earned the recognition of being the largest International Dark Sky Reserve in the world.

Stargazing Sites in New Zealand

 Tekapo

Probably the best star gazing site in the world, Tekapo has attained worldwide fame due to the sheer number of visitors it attracts throughout the year. Located in the heart of Dark Sky Reserve, it offers scintillating views of the Southern Lights from atop Mt John.  Head to the observatory situated high up in the mountain, for the perfect star viewing experience.

 Mt Cook, Canterbury

The sky above Mt Cook is one of the least polluted and provides brilliant views of stars and different heavenly bodies. You can opt for a guided tour from the Hillary Deck and explore the vastness of the southern sky or choose to go solo. A nearby planetarium with 3D theatre and seating capacity of 126 people, ensures a fulfilling virtual tour of the Southern sky.

Twizel

The experience of watching the starry night sky illuminated by stars comes truly alive at Twizel in the Mackenzie region of South Island. The sky above is believed to be one of the darkest in the world, thus making the entire exercise all the more overwhelming. Astronomy grade laser pointers and other modern scientific discovery tools are used by various tour operators to highlight special features in the night sky.

Queenstown

The clear sky of Queenstown offers majestic views of various heavenly bodies and constellations of stars. Opt for Skyline stargazing that takes visitors high up aboard a Gondola and view the distant stars with the aid of a telescope. The latest telescopes elevate the pleasure of peeping into space. You can join one of the stargazing tours for a more fulfilling experience.

Stonehenge Aotearoa

Stonehenge Aotearoa occupies an important place in the hearts and minds of the scientific community and has earned repute as a ‘window into the past’. It was designed with the intent of demonstrating the astronomical understanding of ancient dwellers.  A 5-metre high Obelisk situated at the centre of the Henge allows you to identify the location of the South Celestial Pole. A far enthralling experience would be resorting to a guided tour, complete with insightful commentary on the solstices, equinoxes and signs of the zodiac.

* Offer valid for selected dates | Subject to Availability | Terms and Conditions Apply

Why our customers love us

Why our customers love us?

Presenting the most dependable travel solutions from London to the world over since 1984, we are trusted widely by people. Our customers can completely depend on us for end to end travel solutions, while all they need to do is pack their bags and arrive in style!

    Why book with Southall Travel?

  • Price Match Guarantee*
  • No fee on credit & debit card transactions
  • Exclusive deals for hundreds of destinations
  • ABTA and ATOL Protected
  • Low deposits
  • *within 24hrs of booking

Subscribe for latest deals

Sign up now and get the best holiday and flight deals straight in your inbox!

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

This site uses cookies to analyze traffic and for ads measurement purposes. learn more about how we use cookies.