As you drive north inland on the North Island of New Zealand, you'll suddenly see a seven-story tower at the Tui Brewery. Stop by the Tui headquarters(opens in new window) for a coffee or beer tasting.
Spend time on the beach at Castle Point
If you're visiting the Wairarapa region, it 's standard to spend the day at Castle Point on the beach.
Climb onto the magnificent Castle Rock, 162 meters high.
You can walk to Castle Point Lighthouse, one of New Zealand's last manned lighthouses.
The Castle Point Reserve is home to the Brachyglottis compactus, a rare daisy in the world.
Observe limestone reefs with lots of fossils.
New Zealand fur seals and several types of dolphins often appear in the waters just off the beach . Occasionally you can also see small whales.