Most visitors venture to Taranaki to climb the enormous cone-shaped mountain. But there's a lot more to Taranaki than first meets the eye.
Egmont National Park, which includes Mount Taranaki, offers fascinating outdoor adventures.
With a coastline that curves from north-facing to west-facing and around to the south, the waves in Taranaki just keep on rolling. Explore one of New Zealand's best surf regions.
Taranaki offers endless opportunities to discover new perspectives that refresh and rejuvenate your soul. Enjoy Taranaki's art, history, and culture by visiting some of these attractions.
Taranaki is home to 17 gardens of national or regional significance; that's about a quarter of New Zealand's total.