Bollywood actor Siddharth Malhotra, brand ambassador for Tourism New Zealand

Bollywood actor Siddharth Malhotra (Sid), who is the brand ambassador for Tourism New Zealand, is also a regular visitor to New Zealand. Here are his top picks of things to do and places to see when in New Zealand.

“In 2015, Tourism New Zealand appointed Bollywood actor Siddharth Malhotra as its brand ambassador for India. His two visits to New Zealand generated almost 3,000 stories published across print, online, social media and TV channels. The tourism sector is one of the biggest export earners for New Zealand and India is one of the top 10 source markets for international tourists. For the year ending May 2017, holiday arrivals were up by 10.3 per cent,” says Joanna Kempkers, High Commissioner of New Zealand to India

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“New Zealand has endless opportunities for adventure lovers,” Sidharth Malhotra

Sid “bumped into” NZ Prime Minister, John Key, at the Auckland airport

Sidharth’s top 10 things to do when in New Zealand:

  • Dolphin encounter
  • Auckland Harbour Bridge Climb
  • Discover Maori culture
  • Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Penguin Encounter

  • Sailing and kayaking
  • Jet-boating
  • Canopy Ziplining
  • Skyline Luge Rotorua
  • Bularangi Harley Davidson ride