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The country is one of the best destinations for tourists looking to immerse themselves in nature, especially its Bay of Islands. Here, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to discover the wonders of over one hundred and forty islands, from its unspoiled beaches to numerous spots where you can catch big-game fish. It’s also a great place to visit if you want to acquaint yourself with the vibrant culture of the Māori. Purchase admission to the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, where you can learn about how New Zealand gained independence. You can also watch different kinds of Māori performances and learn how to cook their cuisine via the Hāngi method.

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13 May THU 17° 10°
14 May FRI 17°
15 May SAT 18°

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About Bay of Islands

The country is one of the best destinations for tourists looking to immerse themselves in nature, especially its Bay of Islands. Here, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to discover the wonders of over one hundred and forty islands, from its unspoiled beaches to numerous spots where you can catch big-game fish.


It’s also a great place to visit if you want to acquaint yourself with the vibrant culture of the Māori. Purchase admission to the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, where you can learn about how New Zealand gained independence. You can also watch different kinds of Māori performances and learn how to cook their cuisine via the Hāngi method.

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Local weather

  • DEC - FEB
    24° 15°

    Summer

  • MAR - MAY
    23° 12°

    Autumn

  • JUN - AUG
    17° 10°

    Winter

  • SEP - NOV
    20° 10°

    Spring

General info

  • Time Zone
    GMT +12:00

  • Currency
    New Zealand Dollar

    1USD = 1.37NZD

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