Top Reasons to Go to the Coromandel and the Bay of Plenty
Beach Bounty: The seemingly endless coastline here is replete with forest-fringed inlets, sprawling sand dunes, and many of the country's most popular beaches.
Vistas: From the Coromandel's coastal cliffs to Bay of Plenty's volcanic peak, Mauao, great views abound.
Walking and Hiking: Climb Mauao (The Mount) for stunning coastal views, or take a forest walk to swim in a lagoon formed by Kaiate Falls. Coromandel Forest Park has a network of trails.
Cycling and Gold: Explore gold-mining history as you ride the gentle Hauraki Cycle Trail, through forested Karangahake and Waikino gorges.
Watery Wonders: Dive or snorkel in the region's marine reserves, or swim with dolphins. Charter a deep-sea fishing trip, or kayak beneath glowworms by moonlight.
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