Asia is the world's largest continent. Asia is home to approximately 4 billion people, more the half the world's total population.Asia boasts some of the world's largest international cities including Singapore, Tokyo and Hong Kong. Millions of visitors travel to Asia every year.

Holiday Destinations

Woman meditating, Bali   Shopping on boats, Bangkok
Bali   Bangkok
Ho Chi Minh town hall at night, Vietnam   Neon signs in a busy street, Hong Kong
Ho Chi Minh   Hong Kong
Kuala Lumpur city, Malaysia   Manila skyline, Philippines
Kuala Lumpur   Manila
Phuket beaches, Thailand   Night time streets, Tokyo
Phuket   Tokyo


Chinese woman in cultural dress, China   Chinese Dragon in the streets, Hong Kong
China   Hong Kong
Taj Mahal the white marble palace, India   Mount Fuji topped with snow, Japan
India   Japan
Auckland Harbour and City Skyline   City skyline with night lights, Singapore
Philippines   Singapore
Various cuisine dishes, Thailand   Terraces farming on mountains, Vietnam
Thailand   Vietnam


Direct flights to Asia from New Zealand usually stop in a major city somewhere in Asia before catching a connecting flight to smaller locations. Making a connecting flight is a great way to explore some amazing international cities like Kuala Lumpur, Seoul or Singapore. It can be the perfect way to end your Asian holiday.

Depending on your destination in Asia, there are many leading airlines including, Singapore AirlinesMalaysian Airlines and JAL. Travellers to Asia from New Zealand and Australia should always fly with reputable airlines and keep up to date with travel warnings.