10 Must Do's While In New Plymouth

Paritutu, New Plymouth

Climb Paratutu rock to take in the views of our beautiful city

Cycle or walk the coastal walk way (we can supply bikes if required)


Bowlarama/Mini Putt (glow in the dark)

Pukekura Park - festival of the lights by night (open Nov-Feb each year) or its magical even by day (Row boats on the lake)

Puke Ariki

Puke Ariki Museum and Culture

Te Rewa Bridge

Te Rewa Bridge
Mt Egmont

Mount Egmont (Taranaki) tracks, skiing etc

Brooklands Zoo

Brooklands Zoo
Iona Diary

An ice-cream at Iona Diary (they're the best in the land)

Ratapihipihi Scenic Reserve (on Cowling Road)


But wait there's sooo much more.....

Here's 9 more ideas to do in New Plymouth ask us about these.

  1. Chaddys Charters
  2. Fishing at the Lee Breakwater (we can supply fishing rods)
  3. Len Lye Museum
  4. Pouaki Wild-Life Zoo
  5. Pukeiti Gardens
  6. Aquatic Centre (bring your togs)
  7. Jet-Ski at Lake Rotomanu (we can sort this)
  8. Whitebaiting (when its in season)
  9. Damn dropping in Patea (2 hour drive)