Nelson, New Zealand
Nelson is famous as the sunniest city in New Zealand. Its famous for its arts and crafts. Its famous for its vineyards and its famous for the natural beauty of its environment and National Parks.
Nelson is the obvious choice for a training camp because of the weather. Nelson has the NZ record for the most sunshine hours in one month (336 hours), and in one year (2711 hours).
The clean natural environment is another highlight of the Nelson experience. Adventure-seeking visitors travel from all over New Zealand and the world to hike, bike, raft and kayak in and around Nelson and its three National Parks.
How To Get HereIts really easy to get to Nelson because it is right in the centre of NZ.
Its just 40 minutes by plane from Wellington and there are daily flights to all the major airports. Nelson also has several bus operators with regular services to smaller nearby towns.
Return flights from Europe start at NZD 2,200 (including the transfer to Nelson). We are happy to help you with travel arrangements, we can even make the booking for you and mail you the tickets.
Visitors VisaMost visitors only need a visa for stays in New Zealand for longer than three months.
For more information visit the New Zealand Immigration Service website at http://www.immigration.govt.nz
Cost of LivingThe cost of traveling and living in New Zealand is cheap by European or North American standards. Of course your meals are included in the homestay package, but the following list will give you an idea of the cost of things you may want to buy.
More InfoThe following links will give you more information on Nelson and New Zealand.
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