A journey through Central Hawke's Bay, with the rugged Ruahine Ranges holding vigil in the west and miles of white sand beaches snaking around each corner on the east, will surprise and delight even the most seasoned traveller.
The extensive Tukituki Trail network provides an easy-riding (or walking) loop of limestone paths including over-river bridges and scenic countryside. Discover miles of pristine coastline, featuring six beaches with serene swimming, diving, and fishing spots. Explore this rural paradise on foot with one of our walks showcasing stunning landscapes and bushlands at every turn.
Dispersed throughout stunning landscapes are the towns of Waipukurau and Waipawa, along with a series of smaller settlements and seaside villages including Ōtāne, Tikokino, Ongaonga, Porangahau and Takapau, filled with everything from eclectic antique stores and fine art galleries. to quaint cafes and historic buildings.
Begin your Central Hawke's Baycation today!