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/Te Papakura o Taranaki, which includes Taranaki Maunga, 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 is humming with some of New Zealand’s most unique and diverse visitor offerings. Right around the maunga, you’ll find a vibrant and world-renowned arts and culture scene. There is something here for everyone - experience it for yourself at one of the following attractions.
Visit the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre, New Zealand’s only dedicated contemporary art museum.
Taranaki is home to 10 gardens of national significance, including five private and five public gardens.