region the Central North Island combines the fantastic features
of, Taupo, Rotorua, the Bay of Plenty Region and the
Hawke's Bay Region.
Taupo - When you think of the Lake Taupo region, Think
Fresh... as in fresh air, snow, trout, rivers, lakes, people,
fun, food, attitudes. Explore our world and discover a fresh
new holiday destination, a vibrant place to do business and
a lifestyle unique in New Zealand.
Rotorua is one of the most famous destinations in New
Zealand, and has a long history of welcoming visitors. From
the moment people arrive in Rotorua they know they're somewhere
quite different. There is a scent of sulphur in the air, and
at nearby geothermal hotspots there are spouting geysers,
acrid-smelling mud pools bubbling and belching, and warm geothermal
pools and ponds that create a kaleidoscope of colour.
Bay of Plenty - As you journey through unspoilt rainforests
and sub-tropical farmlands to the street side cafes of the
pristine white sand coast, you'll learn this is truly nature's
Bay of Plenty. A region truly blessed by nature where rich
fertile lands meet the clear blue pacific in a climate devoid
Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, where the sparkling Pacific
Ocean forms a stunning backdrop to internationally renowned
vineyards that produce award winning wine, food, Art Deco
/ Spanish Mission architecture, fun family attractions, wilderness
adventures and a sub-tropical mediterranean climate.