Action Stations specialises in creating education based camps for primary through to exciting adventure based camps for college and everything in between.
Dolphin Seafaris will take you on a marine adventure to watch or swim with wild dolphins in their natural habitat. 4-5 hour trips departing daily from Tauranga and Mount Maunganui in our stable and comfortable high speed launch.
Join the crew from White Island Tours for a 4-5.5 hour adventure to explore New Zealand's only active marine volcano – Whakaari/White Island.
Sightseeing can be carried out within the coastal limits including Mayor Island, Plate Island, Mottiti Island and other great destinations which also include the harbour area.
Located in the heart of Tauranga Baycourt Community and Arts Centre is Tauranga’s premier performing arts facility.
Te Puna Quarry Park began in 1997 when volunteers started work developing the park from a disused quarry into a world class park. Now, there is something for everyone, to enjoy: picnic lawns, panoramic views, sculptures, bush walks, butterfly house, function centre, specialised gardens, and more.
Flying Club offering aviation minded folks social and participation involvement in their chosen hobby.
Dolphin Blue offers you dolphin watching tours departing from Tauranga City. Spend a day with us aboard Commander 1 locating and watching dolphins and other marine life.
Hibiscus Surf School began in the spring of 2004 and continues to provide quality surf instruction to all levels of surfers, from beginner to advanced.
Nestled amongst lush park-like grounds, and perfectly situated to take advantage of the Bay of Plenty’s lakes, rivers, mountains and beaches, Awakeri Hot Springs offers a beautifully peaceful holiday park, just 10 minutes drive from Whakatane.
Shore Trips & Tours offer a range of private and small group tours and excursions tailored for the Cruise ships visiting Australia and New Zealand. With a team of friendly and professional driver/guides they will make your stay a warm and happy one.
Bring your family, swimsuits, barbecue supplies or picnic and make a day of it with our Supreme adventure park pass options, or if you’re short on time, come down and rent a kayak by the hour.
Having a birthday party or desperately wanting to do something different? Come & experience our new Paintball Target Shooting Golf Course.
A1 Limos "When Only The Best Will Do". We are based in Tauranga, New Zealand and we specialise in Luxury Limousine hire.
We aim to make vehicle rental an enjoyable and economical experience, all our vehicles are maintained to the highest standards for your peace of mind on the roads.
Short or long term hire of cars, minibuses and more. Local pick up and drop off. Friendly service, flexible times and great prices!
Athenree Homestead plays an important part in reflecting the early history of Ulster settlement in K
The Bay of Plenty Regional Council subsidises regional public bus services making it affordable for
Tauranga’s flagship shopping mall in Mount Maunganui is home to 100 different retailers including fashion, department stores, electrical, gifts, health, beauty and more. A children’s indoor playground and free parking is also available.
When you need to Uzabus, we’ve got exactly what you need! When it comes to transporting large numbers, you can’t beat a bus. We have a huge range of options available from 61 seater coaches down to 10 seater mini vans, all with air conditioning.
Bethlehem Coachlines have vehicles from 12 to 53 seats. Budget to Luxury and drivers that can cater for all your needs. We specialise in Cruise ship day shore excursions, airport and Hotel transfers, educational journeys and fully guided tours.
Come fishing with the experts Blue Ocean Charters for a day to remember. We specialise in day or overnight reef or hapuka fishing trips for individuals or groups on our large 15m & 17m vessels.
Burr-wood is set in a 21/2 acre well known garden and surrounded by native bush in the beautiful Kaimai Ranges in the Bay of Plenty. We overlook a panorama of land, sea,harbour and islands from top of Waihi beach to Eastcape.
This spectacular wedding and events venue is set within three acres of stunning native New Zealand flora with a touch of the traditional.
During your travels through the Bay of Plenty and in particular Mount Maunganui, visit the Classic Flyers Historic Aviation Museum for an attraction to visit that combines a unique historic aviation museum with a first class cafe & bar.
A unique NZ story. Share Nature - Share Life
Discovery Surf School provides surfing lessons of the highest quality for all ages and abilities in a fun and safe environment.
Enjoy the thrills and challenges of clay bird shooting at SKB Sporting Field. Our clay targets simulate the habits of wild game pheasant, rabbit, duck and more.
Fairview Golf Course is an 18 hole golf course in beautiful country setting just 20 minutes north of Tauranga on State Highway 2.
Truly one of Tauranga's best attractions, with a superb setting, fantastic service and the ultimate in geothermal water quality to bath in you will leave feeling relaxed and restored.
The Te Puke golf course features one of the longest courses, at 6600m, through to a more sedate 5250m on full-irrigated fairways. Off the Black tees it is New Zealand's Sixth longest club course.
Aquarobics, Learn to Swim Classes, Gymnasium and Swim Shop. A variety of pools for fitness, relaxation and therapy.
This charming suburban town centre in Tauranga is known for its pink cherry blossoms which line the streets each spring. Here you will find a wide range of retail stores, a good cup of coffee and lots of friendly folk.
Exhilarating open air flying in a Gyroplane suitable for adrenile junkies or sedate scenic tourists. Experience hands on control or soak up the Bay of Plenty from a bird's eye perspective.
Our main focus is making sure that your ‘experience is of top quality’. We honestly enjoy what we do and we are passionate about New Zealand and the Bay of Plenty area. We think, what an amazing place to live.
Experience and knowledge of providing narrated/guided tours for visitors and cruise ship passengers over many years.
These beautiful and tranquil gardens are on the edge of the inner Tauranga harbour. Water-lilly ponds, mature trees, flower gardens and natural wetlands the gardens are a delight year round. And with many varieties of birds wandering free and in aviaries this special corner of New Zealand is truely unique.
Experience the Beautiful Tauranga Harbour in a beautifully restored 52ft solid kauri classic ferry boat with Kewpie Scheduled One hour scenic Harbour Cruises.
Depart from the Matahina Dam to experience, ignibrite cliffs, willow lined farmland, white water rapids, a scenic weeping gorge arriving at the Aniwhenua Falls. This is a real jet boating experience!
Luxury Airport Shuttles operate a specialist fleet of Mercedes and VW minibuses and cars, offering the best in passenger comfort and safety.
Hidden away in a picturesque native bush setting only 15km from central Tauranga on the east coast of New Zealand’s North Island is one of the Bay of Plenty’s best kept dirt bike secrets.
Memorial Pool is a favourite for many locals with the fresh outdoor facilities and heated pools that are great for families with children and swimmers of all ages and abilities.
Fly fishing small, clear streams in the Bay of Plenty, for absolutely whopping fish, in large numbers, one can be forgiven for thinking that they have discovered fly fishing heaven.
Mossop's is a New Zealand family business that has been producing and packaging top quality honeys for over 70 years.
This relaxed, yet vibrant, boutique shopping strip is lined with phoenix palm trees and is home to some of the best designer fashion, souvenirs, beauty salons, cafes, restaurants and contemporary and fine art in the Bay.
Set in peaceful tree-lined surroundings, only minutes from one of the country's most popular surf beaches, Mount Golf is the perfect setting for golfers of all levels.
Play golf at Omanu Golf Club and enjoy a relaxing & friendly experience playing our gently rolling 18 hole irrigated course. Located adjacent to Mount Maunganui's Bayfair Shopping Mall.
Omokoroa Golf Club is a hearty links pleasantly detached from the hustle and bustle of Tauranga and Mt Maunganui. It's a course where accuracy off the tee is essential.
We have a fabulous selection of quality and affordable New Zealand art for the garden and home, special gifts and souvenirs, beaded jewellery, all carefully crafted by local and national artists.
Renner Park Golf Course is the Western Bay's newest 9-hole public golf course - set amid the rolling green hills of Oropi.
100% locally owned and operated family business. Our enthusiastic team can assist you in finding the Rite vehicle for your needs.
Royale Coachlines have modern coaches and buses of varying seating capacities to suit your needs
Learning to surf the waves is truly an exhilarating experience and there is no better place to learn then the white sands of Ohope Beach.
Seatrek is a Tauranga based marine charter company offering the opportunity to experience a wide variety of marine activities.
Summerhill Trails is for mountain bikers and walkers. Share our space, fresh air, peaceful environment & spectacular views.
Since opening in 2007, Tauranga Art Gallery has consistently delivered high quality exhibitions within its contemporary gallery space located in the heart of Tauranga.
The Tauranga Game Fishing Club Inc provides facilities for members and their guests, including bar, dining, and weighstation. Activities on offer are annual fishing tournaments and social events.
The Tauranga Golf Course offers 18 championship tested holes of real character that will challenge and delight all players.
Fishing Trips...we offer day trips or 24 hour trips, we can supply all you need and we work all year round from Tauranga in the beautiful Bay of Plenty.
Fast Efficient Friendly service. Part of the Nationwide Blue Bubble Group.
Terry Tours specialises in group travel and cruise ship shore excursions in the Bay of Plenty. We of
Rocktopia is now open at 9 Triton Ave, Mount Maunganui
We offer 26 fun climbs with 31 new challenges on our Clip N Climb walls
There is also 18 climbing walls and 2 boulder caves at Rocktopia. These walls were built by climbers for climbers and have produced some of the best climbers in the world today
At Rocktopia we also have the world famous vertical slide and Leap OF Faith jump
Baywave is one of the Bay of Plentys top regional attractions, drawing in over 230,000 visitors every year!
Scott Tours specialise in tours for cruise ship passengers. We take visitors to the coastal attracti
Come aboard our air-conditioned 12 seater coach for a fun and relaxing tour. We visit the local beac
Custom Day Tours organise your custom day tours and shore excursions around the Bay of Plenty Rotorua, Hobbiton, Waitomo Caves, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga and beyond.
Thrifty Car Rentals provide the best car rental service in the Bay of Plenty. It’s really that simple!
For the best taxi cab fare prices in Tauranga City and Mt Maunganui, give us a call today!
New Zealand Cabs has been operating in the Tauranga area for over 10 years and is proud to provide a superior taxi service to the Bay of Plenty region.
RaD Car Hire Tauranga are here to assist with your rental vehicle requirements, you will find our vehicle selection and pricing options amazing. Cars, People Movers,Vans, Trucks and Luggage trailers all available. We are open seven days & keen to help at anytime
We have been helping teachers and students organise trips since 2001. Our trips include adrenaline f
From diamonds to watches, Chamilia to greenstone, we have something for everyone. Precious things for special memories with personal professional service.
Irene your guide will custom design your shore excursions and this has been most popular with many people who want to pack more into their day with a personalized guide in a smaller vehicle.
River Rats have been offering quality adventures for over 30 years. Theres something for everyone, a
We start this trip by meeting at the beautiful Lake McLaren. As the evening takes hold and it gets darker, we move up the lake and into a river system when the glow worms start to come out for the night.
• Looking for a Cruise Ship shore excursion that will show you the best of the sights in this region?
• Can you get all this at a reasonable cost?
• Yes with Amazing Day Tours come and join us for the day and let us share our amazing region with you.
Nestled under Mount Maunganui, the Mount Hot Pools are the perfect place to sit, relax and enjoy the views of the Mount.
Affordable fun for the whole family, a wicked adrenalin rush adventure park in a beautiful forest setting in TECT All Terrain Park 20minutes from Rotorua and Tauranga. over 25 flying foxes and 100 different challenges to overcome.
We ensure that all your needs are met so you can relax with our friendly, knowledgeable, experienced guides on hand throughout your stay.
Relax on the edge of tranquil Lake McLaren, enjoy locally produced refreshments while watching the ducks paddle. At dusk our guides will lead you onto the lake to watch the sun set over the hills. Gently paddle into the night and discover the magic of the enchanting glow worm canyon.
Enjoy a Kayak Tour experience on the wonderful calm Lake McLaren where serenity takes a new name.
Explore the wildlife surrounding the Tauranga Harbour in the comfort of a sea kayak. This tour is the ultimate choice for the independent explorer.
Explore the upper reaches of the Wairoa River from Omanawa. No prior experience required for this picturesque flat water paddle to Waimarino.
The Elms, one of the oldest heritage sites in New Zealand, is an essential stop for all visitors to Tauranga.
At Mount Maunganui Surf Academy we teach surfing and surfing only. This means we can concentrate on
Our White Island Volcano Adventure is truly a unique experience, visiting a continuously active, living and breathing volcano is an essential destination for all who visit New Zealand.
Don't be fooled by imitations - this is your chance to learn how to prepare, lay and eat an authentic earth cooked Maori hangi.
Why not make your stay in Tauranga memorable by learning how to play golf?
Our friendly, experienced pilots can fly you over steaming White Island, an active marine volcano, or over the Rotorua lakes to the barren hulk of Mt Tarawera.
Experienced Russian speaking guide is available across the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.
Pacific Rental Cars is a family run business with a strong customer service focus. We offer quality, affordable car rentals in Tauranga and Mount Maunganui, New Zealand.
Classic Rolls Royces, modern sedans, corporate minivans to large coaches we offer you the greatest choice of transport options in the region, all driven by our friendly and professional chauffeurs.
Greg Turner in 2012 commented on Ohope International Golf Club "The seaside terrain is as dramatic as anything in the British Isles and the views are exceptional. This is links golf to match the very best anywhere!"
Creative Bay of Plenty's purpose is to assist to create an environment where arts and culture thrive.
This stylish outdoor shopping complex on Tauranga’s northern city fringe is open seven days a week and features a range of boutique stores, large retail chains, popular cafes and professional service providers. Free parking is available.
Selena Pottery & Farmstay is situated in rural Tauranga, about 13 kms from the centre of the cit
Bay Explorer connects you to the amazing aquatic world. Revel in open space, fresh air and the adventure of a real ocean safari experience.
It’s your choice! Relaxing Spa OR Family Adventure OR Amazing Wildlife? Relax at New Zealand’s l
View the boiling mud pools and steaming geysers at Te Puia
P2 - Geothermal Wonders
• Looking for a Cruise Ship shore excursion that will show you the best of the sights in this region?
• Can you get all this at a reasonable cost?
• Yes with Amazing Day Tours come and join us for the day and let us share our amazing region with you.
Te Puia Geothermal/Cultural Park, Geysers, bubbling mud, Kiwis
ND Kiwi Tours offers flexible and highly accessible small group day tours, cruise ship shore excursions and private charters tailored to meet travellers’ individual needs.
Voted New Zealand’s best beach, ‘the Mount’ is the ultimate summer destination. With perfect white sand and thundering waves, you won’t find a better place to swim, surf, sunbathe and socialise. Holiday memories are made here.
Located on the harbour’s edge in Mount Maunganui, Pilot Bay offers sheltered swimming conditions – ideal for young families and those who love water sports. A great place for a picnic, walk or to watch cruise ships come and go.
Papamoa Beach sits just along the coastline from Mount Maunganui and is a favourite holiday destination for generations of Kiwi families. With wide flat sand, great surf and extensive sand dunes, it’s ideal for all beach activities.
It won’t take long for you to fall in love with Ohope. From the moment you drive over the hill from Whakatane and catch a glimpse of the serene blue ocean, you instantly relax. This small beach resort is home to around 3000 people but thousands more visit this slice of paradise every year to enjoy a weekend getaway or holiday in the sunshine.
Waihi Beach sums up everything we love about our Bay of Plenty coastline – unspoilt white sand, safe swimming, good surf, fishing and plenty of room for everyone.
Situated 30km east along the coast from Mount Maunganui, Maketu Beach is where Maori first came ashore on their waka voyage from Polynesia to the Bay of Plenty. A great place to swim, surf and gather shellfish at low tide.
Experience this raw, untouched, rugged New Zealand beach near Maketu, on the southern side of Okurei Point. There is endless scenery and surf to enjoy here – and you’re unlikely to see another soul in sight.
Catch a barge from Tauranga’s Sulphur Point marina or hire a boat or kayak to paddle the short distance across to Matakana Island. A 20km-long white sand beach awaits you, surrounded by a thick green pine forest. An untouched paradise.
A sheltered estuary beach right on the edge of Shelly Bay in Tauranga’s inner harbour, Athenree is a 50km drive north of Tauranga and just south of Waihi Beach on the coast. A wonderful place to take a picnic and spend the day.
Bowentown is a popular spot for camping in the Bay of Plenty. With the open ocean on one side and Tauranga’s harbour on the other, there are plenty of places to explore and savour the warm coastal waters.
The locals call it paradise. The 10km-long Pukehina peninsula has a sheltered estuary on one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other, providing plenty of swimming options. This beach is also a popular surf-casting spot for fishermen.
Shop near the water’s edge in the heart of Tauranga’s CBD. Affordable car park buildings and metered parking are available. Fashionable boutiques, beautiful giftware and all professional services are within easy walking distance.
This outdoor shopping centre is a 10min drive down Cameron Rd from Tauranga’s CBD. If features a large supermarket, petrol station, homeware stores, small retailers and superb fresh food outlets. Free parking is available right outside.
Stroll down Katikati’s main street and enjoy looking at the colourful town murals and gorgeous flower baskets which hang outside local retail stores. A wide range of products and professional services are available.
This rural town's main street is a thriving boutique retail area and attracts shoppers who want friendly service, easy parking and a quiet look around town. Historic trees and garden beds line the main street.
This large shopping centre is home to some of the biggest stores in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. You’ll find over 10 national retail chains here offering furniture, appliances, homeware, fashion, sports equipment, garden products and more.
The Papamoa Hills Regional Park is a hiker’s paradise. Explore the park’s cultural heritage and walk around former pa sites, or challenge yourself to reach the 224m-high summit and enjoy breathtaking views.
Venture to the top of our most famous landmark. This walk takes about 40 minutes and requires a good level of fitness. Choose from two scenic tracks to reach the 232m-high summit. The view at the top is worth the effort.
Mauao is an iconic landmark and traversing its 3.4km base track is New Zealand’s single most popular walk. Allow 45 minutes and plenty of time to enjoy the crashing ocean waves and views across to Tauranga and Matakana Island.
This popular walk starts at the northern end of Waihi Beach. Wind around the coastal headlands to reach Orokawa Bay and enjoy a picnic on the beach in the shade of giant pohutukawa trees. Allow 45 minutes each way.
This indoor mall is just 400m away from Papamoa Beach and is rapidly expanding. It has a wide range of retailers including large national chains and specialty local stores. Plenty of free car parking is available on site.
Been looking for fun things to do in Tauranga? Look no further than Loaded NZ!
Deep sea Fishing, Sport fishing and Diving the Eastern Bay of Plenty aboard M.V.Diveworks. We cater for the new comer to the expert. All equipment supplied.
McLaren Falls Park is 190 hectares of parkland set alongside Lake McLaren and is just ten minutes by
Pori Pori is located in the lower Kaimai's ranges in the Bay Of Plenty. A magical place to visit ideal for family picnics.
Kayaking adventures for independent travellers, family groups, businesses and schools. We offer guided tours, hires and tuition at a number of locations around Whakatane in the Bay of Plenty.
Situated within Memorial Park, Tauranga Mini Golf is great day out for all.
There's nothing quite like a good old fashioned bike ride!
Driving Miss Daisy is an independent private transport service offering tours, outings and shopping trips throughout the Bay of Plenty. Let us take you on a personalised trip with outstanding service and companionship. Wheelchair accessible vehicles.
Discover, explore and connect with the new and exciting Virtually on Track project.
This small island sits just off Mount Maunganui’s Main Beach. In the past it’s been a Maori pa, a quarry, a marine aquarium and a tourist attraction called Leisure Island. Now it’s a protected reserve and a great place to enjoy a walk.
Walk through the forest to Kaiate Falls, where water tumbles down a ravine in a series of cascades. The swimming hole is located at the base of the lower falls.
Imagine a giant outdoor adventure park where you can create your own dream playground...
Join King Tide Salt Fly for guided salt water fly fishing charters in the sunny Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.
NZ Surf Academy is a respected surf company operating across Northland, Matakana Coasts, Orewa & Mount Maunganui. We promote surf lessons, surf tours, school & holiday camps, corporate team building, family surf days, beach education, surf culture and adventure.
Our Fleet including such prestigious brands as Chrysler, Rolls Royce , BMW, Mercedes, Chevrolet and Lincoln Limousines offer you the elegance, style and sophistication, while our famous Black London Taxi Cab’s are perfect accompaniment to any Wedding or Special Occasions.
V8 5.8 litre Chevrolet 5-seat Trike offering tours around the Bay of Plenty. Also available for private hire, weddings, funerals, parties or any special occasion. Please call for tour suggestions and pricing.
Horse treks across a working beef cattle farm through wide open spaces and pristine native bush. Pan
We offer locally designed stand up paddleboard gear, rentals, lessons and a range of group SUP sessions.
Manaaki Adventures NZ provides guided adventure and sports tours. Customise a tour to suit or choose
Join White Island Tours for a 4-4.5-hour journey to Moutohora (Whale Island) one of New Zealand's little-known treasures and home to a number of New Zealand's rare and endangered plants, birds and reptiles.
Listen to mountains, rivers, and landmarks speak. Seamlessly receive info about sites of cultural significance at the Mauao base track, using our custom app and proximity tech.
For a wide range of cycling, walking and running — Motu Trails offers a stunning outdoors experien
With excellent parking and a well formed track this is a must-do during your visit to Waihi Beach.
Experience the unspoilt beauty of New Zealands forest. Fully Licensed passenger transport service inclusive.
Sail by large 12 person catamaran to waters of Moutohora Island a wildlife reserve home to endangered birds, seals and penguins. Snorkel the pristine waters surrounding the Island looking at the various marine life. Finish off with a hot soak or swim at Moutohora Islands very own hotwater beach.
Departing Tauranga your flight will cover the beaches, around the Mount up the inner harbour to Omokoroa before tracking back to the airport via the Papamoa hills.
The best of the best, this flight takes in the features of all our shorter flights and combines them into one mega flight. Fly along the white beaches from the Mount main beach to Maketu.
Enjoy the views of the Tauranga region before heading over vast expanses of flourishing native and pine forests to the many and varied geothermal areas of the Rotorua.
White Island is an active volcano in the middle of the sea. Located 52 kilometres off the Bay of Plenty coastline, White Island is a link in a chain of volcanoes called the Pacific Ring of Fire.
Once in a lifetime opportunity to land and walk in the crater of New Zealand's most active volcano
Words cannot express the experience that is walking on the active crater floor of White Island. The unique lunar landscape is an integral part of the Pacific ring of fire.
Nga Tapuwae o Toi, or the "Footprints of Toi", is a walkway which captures the essence of the Whakatāne District. It includes pa sites of major historic significance, superb native forest, spectacular pohutukawa stands, unsurpassed coastal views, seabird colonies, forest birds in abundance, plantation forest and rural vistas.
Sunday is a lifestyle + homeware store for people who love good design and contemporary interiors.
Air Chathams and Classic Flyers together bring you a unique experience and an adventure of a lifetime flying in a 1945 Douglas DC3. The scenic flight captures spectacular views around the city of Tauranga and to other points of interest in the beautiful Bay of Plenty.
Welcome to the only e-bike specialist in New Zealand. E-bikes are fantastic enjoyable way to enjoy the Bay of Plenty, we have e-bikes to suit all ages, stages and types of terrain.
Check out this great Art Map of Tauranga and Mount Maunganui created by local art enthusiasts Pete M
The home of delicious, nutritious, New Zealand grown kiwifruit.
Get around the Western Bay of Plenty in style with Kate’s Kabs – the safe, affordable and professional taxi service for Katikati, Waihi, Waihi Beach, Omokoroa and the surrounding area.
The award winning Athenree Saltmarsh Wetlands project is providing a habitat for indigenous plants a
At the northern end of Anzac Bay a wide grassy track leads westward up to an area where several trac
Anzac Bay (top carpark) to Te Ho pa site or Cave Bay – 45 minutes returnFrom the top carpark you c
Homunga Bay is notable for dense pohutukawa forest, beauty and seclusion.It can be reached by a trac
The bush track to the William Wright Falls experienced significant damage in 2013 and is now classed
The Wairoa courses through a stunning rock and tree lined gorge. The trip combines turbulent rapids with exciting drops to produce top white water action. This dame release river only runs selected Sundays from September to May
"Glass-sperience" is an entertaining and interesting "How It's Made' tour which showcases three of the many techniques that are used in a Kilnforming and Flameworking glass studio.
We are the only up to 90 min Escape Game in NZ.
Enjoy breathtaking views expanding all the way from White Island to the Coromandel and Mount Ruapehu with a 20 minute scenic flight. And if that wasn’t enough to take your breath away, freefalling back towards Tauranga at 200km/h might help!
Join us on a tasting tour of the Bays award winning wineries, cideries and breweries. Sample foods from some of the bays gourmet artisan food producers and taste beverages from the locals . Along the way enjoy the spectacular scenery that makes the bay such a beautiful place.
Join us on an on a wildlife cruise to Mayor Island(Tuhua) or Motiti Island where we'll snorkel and explore the marine life that inhabit this pristine marine environment.
SHOP - DINE - DISCOVER in The Village, Waihi Beach. At the heart of Waihi Beach - on Wilson Road - is our vibrant beach village, with fabulous cafes & eateries, stylish fashion + homeware stores, and all the supplies you could need for your beach break
BayStation is home to the only Electric Drift Trikes in the Bay of Plenty.
Become a pro drifter on our purpose built indoor drift track, where you no longer need to worry about the weather.
If you love great coffee, art galleries, local artisans, handmade homewares, retro clothing or a good story then there is lots for you at The Historic Village.
A Blokart is a small three-wheeled kart that is easy to manoeuvre, and a whole heap of fun.
Despite being referred to as 'land yachts' no sailing experience is required, meaning everyone can have a go.
Private & small group beginner (/advanced) surf lessons with an international qualified Instructor to ensure you best results and lots of fun -an unforgettable experience! Lessons are individual and designed to meet what you need. Lessons available in English & German: Wellenreiten lernen in der einzigen deutschen Surfschule in Neuseeland!
sail to Whale Island (Moutohora), a wildlife management reserve. Enjoy magical kayaking with sea caves, seal encounters and a visit the hot water beach. Hear the stories behind the regeneration of this beautiful island, home to a population of kiwi and the legendary tuatara.
Hire a single or double kayak and explore Ohiwa Harbour, jewel of the Eastern Bay of Plenty.
Coastal & Kiwi inspired giftware shop
explore Whakatane's magical coast, paddling past eternally beautiful Otarawairere Bay and through rocky channels to hidden beaches. Enjoy the beautiful panoramas of the East Cape and out to White Island and expect wildlife encounters with gannets, rays and penguins and in winter, fur seals.
We have created some of the very best escape rooms in New Zealand that are designed to be immersive and create some team bonding in a totally fun and enjoyable way!
Bay of Plenty Boat Hire has 3 1550 Fisher built by Stabicraft and an 1850 Hardtop Stabicraft, built right here in New Zealand. Boat Hire from the Bay of Plenty is available all year round.
Sumer focuses upon the presentation of leading contemporary art by established and emerging artists working in New Zealand and internationally.
The coastal Bay of Plenty has the potential to offer some of the most exciting cycling opportunities in New Zealand.
The Lion & Tusk Museum contains a unique record of the military history of Rhodesia (now called Zimbabwe) from 1890 to 1980.
Visit Middle Earth … A guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set, the location of The Shire where the Lord of The Rings and Hobbit trilogies were filmed. Escape into the enchanting world of JRR Tolkien’s famous stories. This tour will take you to a world of enduring fantasy where the amazing films were brought to life, set across the 12 acres Hobbit Village.
After traveling thousands of kilometres to visit New Zealand you cannot miss this opportunity to see this amazing combination tour of two world-famous attractions that are only available in New Zealand. You may not come back this way again! What you will see on your tour … erupting geysers – boiling mud – hot springs – a steaming volcanic landscape – Maori Village and a two-hour tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set all in one day.
The perfect cruise ship shore excursion. Experience this steaming volcanic landscape where the Tuhourangi / Ngati Wahiao tribe have lived for over 200 years. Image a living Maori village where the villagers have their homes set amongst erupting geysers, boiling mud. They use the natural geothermal resources to cook, bathe and heat their homes.
Visit the surreal steaming geothermal wonderland - Wai-o-Tapu and experience an authentic living Maori village - the Whaka Living Maori Village on this 6.5 hour tour to Rotorua.
Go Bus is the leading provider of charter bus hire in New Zealand. If you need coach transport anywhere in the Bay of Plenty region, Go Bus has a cost-effective solution to get you and your passengers from A to B safely and on time.
Explore Rotorua the heartland of New Zealand’s geothermal activity and traditional Maori culture.
“Wicked” A New Zealand colloquialism meaning ‘Amazing’, ‘Fantastic’ or ‘Astonishing’.
Established in 2015 Wicked Wanders is a boutique tour operator specialising in providing personalised history and tasting tours of the greater Tauranga area.
Whether you're a beer novice, a crafty connoisseur, or just have a thirst for a fun day out and some brewing knowledge, come join Brewbus explore the Bay of Plenty.
Take to the skies with this scenic helicopter tour passing by Mount Maunganui heading to the Coromandel coast for an incredible beach landing!
Tauranga Crossing is the Bay of Plenty’s newest and most vibrant shopping centre. Designed with Tauranga’s celebrated sunny climate and lifestyle in mind, it’s a relaxed yet comfortably stylish destination to shop, eat and play in the bay.