NZ Herald nzherald.co.nz 27 Apr, 2021 06:15 am

GO NZ: The best places to go stargazing in New Zealand

GO NZ: The best places to go stargazing in New Zealand
Star trek across Aotearoa at these stunning stargazing locations.

" – Vincent Van Gogh As the nights get longer, our night sky gets brighter.If you can't get a clear night, you can always head to the caves for a glow worm tour at Waitomo for a backup option, where you'll have a similar experience of gazing up into the night sky.High above the Coromandel forest, a night at the hut is a beautiful chance to see uninterrupted views of the night sky.Astrophotographers are often seen heading out on to the jetties around the Rotorua Lakes to capture the night sky on camera.

The night sky from Horopito, Ruapehu.The night sky there is so dark, the Milky Way is visible from horizon to horizon.

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