Paihia Harbour, Paihia

4.6
#2 of 78 in Parks in Northland Region
Home to some of the area's finest restaurants and most picturesque views, Paihia Harbour hums with activity. Simply relax in one of the gardens or take a trip out onto the blue water to spot dolphins. A number of tours and water sports are offered from the harbor, including sea kayaking and paddleboarding. If you're feeling energetic, stretch your legs with one of the scenic walks that start here; they range in distance and difficulty but all offer superb vistas. For more information about the activities offered, visit the information center. Put Paihia Harbour and other Paihia attractions into our Paihia travel tool , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • It was hot and steamy (March) and noisy (helicopter scenic flights take off from Harbour) when we arrived - it was a long haul bus trip for 3 nights here. A nice town/harbour but needs more shade tree...  more »
  • Nice trips can take from here by boat. An i-side there's Office, where you will find all information, can buy tickets and is good advice. A boat trip to Russel in the former capital of New Zealand is recommended.
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  • This is a lovely place to visit. It’s vibrant and friendly with a good mix of both families, couples and backpackers. There are lots of shops and plenty of activities to do.  more »

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