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Things to do in Taranaki

Things to do in Taranaki

There are an incredible number of things to do in Taranaki! The region is a hot bed for outdoor pursuits, surfing, hiking and snowboarding are just a couple the options available. Taranaki is exceptional in that you can actually go snowboarding and surfing in the same day! Its hiking trails are well developed, the ’round the mountain track’ is one of its great hikes and the scenery is spectacular.

Taranaki has some of the best entertainment in the world, including the WOMAD and Americarna festivals. It regularly has large international acts such as Elton John, Sting and Fleetwood Mac.

New Plymouth accommodation is also plentiful, with a range of Quality Hotels and Motels dotted around New Plymouth City.

Check the links below for a list of what to do in New Plymouth and the Taranaki region.

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