Active volcanoes, island sanctuaries and history top the list when visiting New Zealand’s North Island.

From the far north where New Zealand’s political history began, journey through landscapes that blend magnificent coast, sprawling farmlands and geothermal wonders. Maori culture is rich and ever-present in many parts of the North Island.

Discover the North Island

Bay of Islands & Northland

Swim with playful dolphins in the
Bay of Islands.


Climb the gentle slopes of iconic
Rangitoto Island.

The Coromandel

Walk to picturesque Cathedral Cove
and dig yourself a natural spa at
Hot Water Beach.

Bay of Plenty

Roam around New Zealand's
most active volcano,
White Island.

Hamilton - Waikato

Explore Middle-earth's homeliest village
at Hobbiton Movie Set.

Lake Taupo

Kayak across Lake Taupo to see
mythic Māori carvings.


Experience shooting
and the warmth
of Māori hospitality.

All North Island Regions

Experience vibrant cities, serene beaches, geothermal hotspots and our awe-inspiring Maori culture in New Zealand's North Island.

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