A sophisticated Hawke's Bay itinerary

Havelock North makes an ideal base to visit the Mission (oldest winery in NZ), Te Awa, Black Barn, Te Mata, Craggy Range and Cape Kidnappers for golf.

  • Combine a few days visiting Hawke's Bay wineries with a leisurely winery lunch or dinner at Le Terroir - Craggy Range, Black Barn (lunch or Friday evening only), Pipi's and Deliciosa in Havelock North and winery restaurants at the Mission, Vidal and Te Awa

  • Visit Art Deco Napier, Bluff Hill and the harbor side at Ahuriri

  • Enjoy the natural beauty and breathtaking views from the top of Te Mata Peak (Havelock North), with lots of walks and trails

  • Call in at the Silky Oaks chocolate factory and learn about the evolution of this delicious indulgence - visit the museum and the shop.

  • Go and taste real fruit, apples, pears, kiwi, cherries and berries - over 100 different varieties on an orchard tour at Pernel Fruit World (10 minutes from Havelock North)

  • See a sheep being shorn and sheep dogs at work at Wool World

  • Visit the British car museum at Haumoana ( 15 minutes from Havelock North)

  • Enjoy the kiwiand& Zimbabwean art and sculpture garden at Birdswood Gallery, as well as an old fashioned sweet shop and cafe and gift shop

  • Relax in Havelock North - and enjoy the fantastic shopping - over 14 women’s clothes shops, stop for coffee at one of the pavement coffee shops and perhaps enjoy an award winning pie from Jacksons bakery, or enjoy a beauty or massage treatment in one of the wide selection of beauty stores in the village

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