North Island

Bay of Islands
Explore a blue, green and gold world of beaches, bays and forests and friendly coastal towns. Connect with our fascinating roots, standing proud as the birthplace of our modern nation.

Splendid harbours frame an environment that’s alive with cultural excitement, urban fun and marine adventures.
New Plymouth
Discover new memories on the mountain, in the water or exploring colourful gardens and invigorating art.

A city of two tales, art, theatre and music, it is also a region of blockbuster scenery. Home to New Zealands bold and innovative National Museum, Te Papa.

The sunny city of Tauranga will tempt you with marine adventures. Go sailing, fishing or dolphin watching and soak up the stunning coastal environment.

A special blend of beach life, gold rush history and creative artistry. Relax on a beach, kayak the volcanic coastline or delve into the fascinating local arts and culture.

Taupo & Tongariro
An awe-inspiring lake created by one of the world’s most exciting volcanic eruptions. Adventure and extreme scenery, it’s all here.

Napier & Hawkes Bay
Relax and indulge in a region that embraces it art deco architecture, premier vineyards and magnificent beaches.
Poor Knights Islands
Marine and Nature Reserve and home to the World's Largest Sea Cave. They are washed by a warm current that sweeps down from the Coral Sea - fantastic for snorkeling, scuba diving, paddleboarding, nature & wildlife lovers.

Geothermal and unique volcanic landscape, living Maori culture, natural hot springs, stunning lakes and exciting outdoor adventures!