Things to see and do - Paihia
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Paihia Travel guide
Paihia : Michelin's recommendations
Vibrant Paihia is one of the sentinels of the superb Bay of Islands, a popular tourist destination that is the birthplace of New Zealand. On the agenda: dreamy beaches, R&R and deep-sea fishing. From here you can easily visit the many historic and nature sites in the surrounding area.
Tourist attractions Paihia : Things to see and do
1 Tau Henare Drive NZL - Paihia
Careful, this is a major site! The treaty that founded the nation of New Zealand was signed here in1840. The launching of Ngatoki Matawhaorua, one of the largest known war canoes (35m), is the high point of the commemoration, held on 6 February in fr..
9 Puketona Road NZL - Paihia
Set in sub-tropical gardens, Nautilus Resort is only 200 metres from the beautiful sandy Te Tii Beach. It features an outdoor pool, a hot tub and a tennis court. Nautilus Resort Paihia is just a 15-minute walk from the famous Waitangi Treaty Grounds..
5 Joyces Road NZL - Paihia
Featuring a spa pool, outdoor swimming pool and restaurant, Tanoa Hotel is located just 5 minutes’ walk from the Paihia town centre. It offers comfortable rooms with en suite bathrooms. Tanoa Paihia is only 200 metres from the Horotutu Scenic Reserv..
32-34 School Road NZL - Paihia
Bay Cabinz Motel offers self-contained private chalets overlooking Paihia village. Set amongst native surroundings with sea or garden views, it provides free Wi-Fi and shuttle service to/from the bus depot. The environmentally friendly chalets at Ba..
Leisure activities Paihia
This is the most popular cruise in the Bay for a good reason! The modern high speed catamaran escorts you in comfort around the Bay, past sandy beaches, rocky outcrops and the many varied island landscapes as you make your way out to the Cape Brett L..
Prices from : 92 €
Take an action-packed day trip from Paihia to the tip of New Zealand’s North Island on a guided tour of Cape Reinga! The Waverider coach, built to traverse sand, will drive you down the rugged coastline of Ninety Mile Beach. You’ll also see the mysti..
Prices from : 40 €
Depart Paihia on your leisurely afternoon half day tour of Kerikeri, the 'Cradle of the Nation'. Visit the beautiful Kerikeri Basin where you will see New Zealand's oldest European buildings, the Stone Store and Kemp House, plus the Kororipo Pa (a Ma..