From kayaking and jet boating to zip-lining and caving with glowworms, the North Island has you covered.

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Auckland
Zip above the canopys, Auckland

By EcoZip Adventures

Hamilton - Waikato
Explore underground caves, Hamilton - Waikato

By The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co.

Northland & Bay of Islands
Taiamai Tours, Northland & Bay of Islands

By Sara Orme

Ruapehu
Tongariro National Park, Ruapehu, Ruapehu

By Camilla Rutherford

Rotorua
Te Puia, Rotorua

By Chris McLennan

New Zealand
Illuminated Journey into the Glow Worm Canyon, New Zealand

By Waimarino.com

Lake Taupo
Huka Falls, Lake Taupo

By Destination Great Lake Taupo

The Coromandel
Cathedral Cove, The Coromandel

By Tourism New Zealand

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Auckland

Auckland

Get outdoors with kayaking, zip-lining, canyoning and more.

Highlights

  • Zipline over treetops on Waiheke Island
  • Sunset kayak to Rangitoto Island
  • Explore the wild black sand beaches

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Hamilton - Waikato

Hamilton - Waikato

Embrace adventure with a black water rafting experience.

Highlights

  • Explore limestone caves in Waitomo
  • Cycle the Timber Trail
  • Learn to surf at Raglan Beach

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Northland & Bay of Islands

Northland & Bay of Islands

Take on water adventures of every kind.

Highlights

  • Paddle a waka up an ancient river
  • Snorkel the Poor Knights Islands
  • Surf down giant sand dunes at Te Paki

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Ruapehu

Ruapehu

Discover an other-worldly volcanic landscape.

Highlights

  • Hike the Tongariro Alpine Crossing
  • Bike to the Bridge to Nowhere
  • Kayak the historic Whanganui River

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Rotorua

Rotorua

Witness the earth steam, bubble and explode in Rotorua.

Highlights

  • Witness New Zealand's tallest geyser
  • Raft the Kaituna River
  • Thrill your senses with Agroventures

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Bay of Plenty

Bay of Plenty

Explore the rivers and lake from dawn to dusk by kayak.

Highlights

  • Kayak Lake MacLaren to see glowworms
  • See marine mammals in the wild
  • Explore Kaiate Falls and river walk

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Lake Taupo

Lake Taupo

Say yes to adventure with jet boating, rafting or hiking.

Highlights

  • Witness mighty Huka Falls by jet boat
  • Kayak to the Mine Bay Maori rock carving
  • Hike the Tongariro Alpine Crossing

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The Coromandel

The Coromandel

Explore the famous Cathedral Cove by snorkel, kayak or boat.

Highlights

  • Kayak the Cathedral Cove coastline
  • Hike the stunning Pinnacles
  • Explore old gold mines

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