What to Expect
2.5 hour drive from Auckland, Whitianga is a must for beautiful beaches, sightseeing, tramping, fishing, boating and much more. Mercury Bay is home to Hot Water Beach, Cathedral Cove, the Lost Spring and the Glassbottom Boat - all listed in the Top 101 Must Do's in New Zealand.
i-SITE is New Zealand’s official visitor information network with over 80 i-SITEs nationwide. i-SITE knows all the best things to do, places to stay and ways to get there. Plus they’ll take care of the bookings.
Every person who works at i-SITE is a travel expert for their own home town, so they can help you to find the sort of activities, attractions, accommodation and transport that only a local would know. You can be sure that once you have experienced the latest and greatest of what one place has to offer, i-SITE will help connect you with their equally friendly i-SITE colleagues at the next stop on your journey. So whether you’ve come around the world or down the road you can rely on i-SITE for expert local knowledge and bookings throughout New Zealand.
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