Te Awanga

Visit Te Awanga, Hawke’s Bay, NZ

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  • Te Awanga is a small seaside community with a warm climate, Enjoy beaches suitable for surfing, fishing, scuba diving, kayaking, sailing and cruising.

    Only 15 minutes west of the city of Hastings, also close toNapier city, Te Awanga is located on the Pacific coast. The surrounding region offers the attractions you would expect in cites, such as museums, zoos, galleries, golf courses, guided tours, theme parks and scenic flights.

    The range of adventure activities available locally includes balloon and helicopter rides, white-water rafting, caving, cycling trails, quad-bike (ATV) and four-wheel-drive (4x4) hire, and wildlife experiences.


    Accommodation in Te Awanga (NZ)

    Te Awanga has lodge, bed and breakfast and holiday home accommodation to choose from, many of them in waterfront locations. Motels, backpackers and holiday parks can be found in nearby locations.


    Transport around Te Awanga

    Bus,taxi and shuttle services offer transport around the region, and railway connections to nearby places or for inter-city connections are available at stations in Napier and Hastings.

    Some national coach tours visit Hastings. Alternatively, tours by rental car, campervan or motor home can be arranged.

    Tourist Activities at Te Awanga

    With a mild climate and great beaches, Te Awanga is ideal for a peaceful, relaxing holiday, and for water sports such as surfing, fishing, diving, sailing and cruising.

    The beautiful country around Te Awanga can be appreciated through a scenic flight, or by hiking on many alternative bush trails and coastal walks. Wildlife tours and a zoo are other diversions for the nature lover.

    Nearby towns have many charming restaurants and cafes. Gardens and historic houses are worth a visit. Maori cultural tours and theme parks provide more options.

    From Te Awanga, you can access a great range of adventure tours and activities to enjoy, including hot air ballooning, helicopter tours,  white water rafting, quad bike and 4WD hire, kayaking, and cycling. Professional guides lead activities such as river rafting. Or you can be free to explore with hired boats, kayaks or mountain bikes.

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    Te Awanga