The Hawke's Bay region is renowned for its superb wines and fresh produce, and visitors will get the most out of this region by visiting its award-winning vineyards, orchards and olive groves. The city of Napier is known world wide for its art deco-style architecture., and there are plenty of other attractions to see including the riveting Earthquake Exhibition in the Hawke's Bay Museum and the National Aquarium - just to name two!
The Spanish Mission-style architecture and beautiful gardens of Hastings provide a special ambience for the visitor. The region is noted for its premium wines, orchards and locally produced gourmet foods, from chocolates to olive oils, cheeses and jams. Nearby, Havelock North boasts several fine stately homes and gardens, Te Mata Peak Walkway and plentiful arts and crafts. Along the coast, low tide allows access to the gannet colony at Cape Kidnappers on nostalgic tractor-trailer rides.
THE BEST OF THE HAWKE'S BAY
For more ideas on the best things to see and do, our favourite places to stay, and the top spots to wine and dine tantalise your taste buds with the best of New Zealand cuisine and delicious kai in the Hawke's Bay region check out our website.
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