Located on the east coast of the North Island, Bay of Plenty is the sunniest region in the North Island. It's well known for growing the famous New Zealand kiwifruit! Also the local honey bees are busy at work here.
The main centres in the Bay of Plenty are Tauranga and Mt Maunganui.
Explore the harbour on a boat cruise, go kayaking on the Pacific Ocean or get up close and personal with dolphins!
The Bay of Plenty is filled with great shopping opportunities from markets, boutique handcrafts to high fashion.
Downtown Tauranga and Mount Maunganui boast several great restaurants and cafes, the relaxed atmosphere means you are bound to have a great night out in the Bay.
Visit some of the region's wineries and make sure you allow enough time for some tasting!
If golf is your game, you are in good hands in this lush green region.
Enjoy bathing in hot pools with their fine therapeutic properties or relax at Bay of Plenty's choice in wonderful day spas. Click here to see all spas located in the Bay of Plenty