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10 Of The Best New Zealand Souvenirs To Purchase During Your Travels

By Wild Kiwi Team
on  May 23, 2018

Your Wild Kiwi adventure is going to be so epic you’re definitely going to want to pick up a souvenir or two as a memento of some of the best days of your entire life!

Wonderful holidays to New Zealand - Mementos to keep with you forever

Something Made from Traditional Pounamu/Jade/New Zealand Greenstone

Tradition states that you should only purchase a piece of pounamu to give as a gift, making a piece of jade jewellery the ideal gift to present to a loved one when you’ve arrived back home.

One Ring To Rule Them All

For Lord of the Rings fans, you’ll find a bunch of prop replicas and inspired pieces to tempt you throughout your road trip. The One Rings are definitely our favourite!

Something Sweet To Remember Your Wild Kiwi Adventure

Look out for Whittaker’s, a New Zealand classic, alongside some of the more humorous options on offer, like ‘Sheep Droppings’ which, we promise, are definitely edible!

An All Blacks Rugby Shirt

Sometimes souvenirs can be practical, comfortable AND show off your NZ pride. It doesn’t get much better than that!

A Kete Bag

These traditional hand-woven bags come in an array of shapes and sizes and are nothing short of a masterclass in beautiful craftsmanship.

Incredible New Zealand Wine

After enjoying a wine tour and tasting extravaganza we’re certain you won’t be able to resist at least one bottle.

Amazing New Zealand Craft Beer

Oh, and if you prefer beer, New Zealand is also home to some unmissable craft beers!

Cosy Merino Wool Warmers

It’s probably no surprise that merino wool offerings are varied and numerous, from scarves and gloves, to hats and homewares. We’re sure you won’t struggle to find something snuggly to remind you of your adventures.

A Buzzy Bee

If you’re buying for a little one, you can’t go wrong with the classic toy that every New Zealander had when they were small.

A Kiwi Memento

From cuddly toys to wooden sculptures, what better way to commemorate your trip than by purchasing a likeness of New Zealand’s most famous creature?

Mementos to treasure from New Zealand - Objects that will remind you of your time away

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