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
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..
2 Puketona Road NZL - Paihia 2047
Just 50 metres from Te Ti Beach, Bay of Islands Gateway Motel offers a hot tub, free kayak rental and a barbecue area with outdoor seating. A kitchenette, flat-screen satellite TV and DVD player are standard in all rooms. Free parking is available on..
69 Williams Road NZL - Paihia 0200
Dolphin Motel is centrally located just 100 metres from Paihia wharf. All rooms feature a stovetop, fridge and satellite TV. Guests enjoy free unlimited Wi-Fi. Dolphin Motel provides apartment-style accommodation of studios, 1 and 2-bedroom units an..
16 Williams Road NZL - Paihia 0200
Prix Prices from : 100 NZD
The Aarangi Tui Motel is located in the heart of Paihia, only 150 metres from the wharf. All studios and apartments have satellite TV and self-catering facilities. Guests staying at Aarangi Tui have access to on-site laundry facilities, DVD players ..
Leisure activities Paihia
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..
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..
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..