Sea Kayaks on Beach at dawn, Abel Tasman National Park © Photo Images NZ
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Mauao Mount Maunganui: the view worth the climb

Savour the view from the summit or revel in the glorious rocky shore and beaches around the base track of this sacred maunga and dormant volcano.

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White Island Whakaari: for live volcanic activity at sea

Experience the thrill of exploring New Zealand's most active, submerged volcano. 

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Ohope Beach: for any beach-related activity you can think of

Jump waves, body surf or swim, then dig your toes into the sand for tuatua on this long golden-sand stretch of loveliness.